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Woodford Dolmen Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
Kilkenny Road, Carlow, Ireland
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Woodford Dolmen Hotel
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Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Carlow
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What can I say about this hotel. Wow oh wow would prob sum up how I feel. We as a family have celebrated so many occasions here from christenings to family parties to weddings to funeral receptions ,a wedding civil cermony , a business meeting and a few stay overs. We also love going to this hotel for our Sunday... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Can't fault this hotel at all,friendly staff, amazing food and well kept rooms its just brilliant. The staff are brilliant too and very friendly. Their Sunday dinners are great and when you buy one adult meal you get a child's meal free which is fantastic also and not forgetting the bouncy castle which is a godsend when the kids are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We recently celebrated our son's confirmation here and it was fabulous. The food was amazing, staff was very friendly and very professional. Hotel itself was lovely, clean and great surroundings for some lovely family photos. Can't recommend this hotel enough, will definitely be returning.

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi LindaRyan29, Thanks so much for your wonderful 5* review.... we appreciate that you took the time to share your experience with other guests. It is a pleasure for me to read all the nice compliments about the hotel/staff/food and I am delighted that you got a nice day to utilise the 10 acres of land & gardens which we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My friends and I stayed in the Woodford Dolmen Hotel last weekend for a Hen Party, from the minute we walked through the door we were looked after to the best, the first night we stayed in the hotel bar bar which had live music we didn't see any need to go into town, our rooms were basic but elegant.... More 

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Lizzie196 Thanks a million for your recent 5* review! We love to receive customer's feedback in order to improve on areas where they see fit. It was a pleasure to read such nice things about the hotel and I am delighted to see that you and the rest of the hen party had an amazing weekend. We are privileged... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed on Thursday night with our 3 grandkids. Had a great time. A lovely large room with four windows and a huge bathroom. Plenty of room even though there were 4 beds in the room. Thought we would be on top of each other but not so. Hotel doesn't have adjoining rooms and hotel policy is that an adult must... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a four night stay whilst visiting relatives in Ireland and were really delighted with the hotel and the staff. On our first night we were disturbed by a stag party and hardly got a winks sleep, we mentioned this to the receptionist, Mary, who was most apologetic and said she would try and get us... More 

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Stephanie G Thanks so much for your recent review. We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience at the Woodford Dolmen Hotel with other guests. It's great to read so many positive comments about all the different departments and I will pass on your compliments and regards to Mary, Liz & Ashley. Looking forward to welcoming... More 

Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Booked a surprise weekend away for my girlfriends birthday and was very happy with choosing this hotel. From check in to check out we could not fault one thing, greeted by a friendly receptionist, our room was one of the recent refurbished and it was lovely, clean and very comfortable. Chocolates and a birthday card was in the room for... More 

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Fordtraveller66 Thanks a million for your recent review. We love to hear about our customers experience while staying with us! We were delighted to be able to share in your girlfriends birthday celebrations & it's so nice to see that the card and chocolates were appreciated. Looking forward to welcoming you both back again soon- maybe for your birthday... More 

Dundalk, Ireland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have stayed here a half dozen times as I have family in the area. There's good reasons I've come back to stay here again and again. The staff are extremely nice and are very helpful. The rooms are comfortable and well appointed. The food in the restaurant was lovely, couldn't fault it. The setting is quiet, being outside the... More 

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Stephen M, Thanks a million for taking the time to review your stay with us! It's great to see a familiar face in the hotel each time you return :) It's such a pleasure to read all the nice things you have to say about the hotel and our staff! Looking forward to welcoming you back again soon, Colin... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here as part of a friends get away. Stunning hotel, amazing food and staff so helpful and could not do enough for us. Very comfortable and relaxing rooms. Great music in the bar. Would definitely stay here again

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Shaynekenny, Thanks a million for the 5* review.... we appreciate the time and effort it takes for you to share your experience with other customers. It's great to read that you enjoyed your time here and would highly recommend us. Looking forward to welcoming you back again soon, Colin Duggan- General Manager More 

Galway, Ireland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 2 nights with my Wife and 3 children, and from the moment we arrived till the time we left the staff could not be more friendlier or helpful. The receptionists were very friendly and helpful with our booking and the food is amazing and great value too, going back again on 25th April and so looking forward to... More 

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DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Linda O, Thanks so much for your 5* review! We really appreciate when our guests take the time to share their experience at the Woodford Dolmen with others. It's great to read that your sons loved their stay with us too... they are the reviewer of the future afterall ;) We are very popular with kids and recently had... More 

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