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Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort

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Situated on its own private Island on the River Suir, Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort offers 4 Star Luxury Castle Accommodation nestled in the suburbs of Waterford City.Feel yourself travel through time as you make the magical journey by our complimentary Car Ferry to the 310 acre Island Resort.With an amazing history stretching back to the 6th century, wake up in Waterford Castle Hotel Ireland after a peaceful night’s sleep to the picturesque and enchanting scenes and sounds the island has to offer. Enjoy gourmet food served in our award winning Munster room restaurant and Fitzgerald Bar or simply relax by the large open fire in 16th Century surroundings.For family, group or self catering in Waterford our Island Garden Lodges are the perfect place to experience the South East.Island Activities include our 18 hole Championship Golf Course, our fantastic tennis courts, clay Pigeon Shooting or croquet on the Castle lawns.Waterford Castle also provides a stunning Irish castle wedding venue for an unforgettable Wedding Day. Imagine… A legendary Castle, on an Island Haven; exclusively yours. All in all Waterford Castle Hotel and golf resort provides a luxury destination to escape from life itself.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Golf course
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Cork Airport67 mi
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Most castles 🏰 would not be described as friendly and inviting but Waterford Castle is most definitely the exception to the rule. From the moment we entered the foyer and were met by the huge log fire 🔥 we were charmed. The well trained staff were excellent from the receptioni
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This is the top accommodation in and near Waterford, in all categories including price, but if you don't mind paying top dollar for the tops in service, ambiance, convenience (it's a short distance from the Town Centre) this is the place for you. We have stayed several times and
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We had the pleasure of being checked in by the most pleasant Emma who also showed us to our room and checked us out the following morning I have to say she gave us the most pleasant welcome upon arrival. We stayed in the Ormond room very comfortable four poster bed, the whole exp
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Lovely big rooms with old world charm, delicious full Irish breakfasts and a sense of island escapism add up to a special experience at this most original hotel. We dined in the bar one evening which was excellent and the staff were all most helpful and welcoming. Very different
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We stayed at the lodges in Waterford Castle for the start of Winterval they were superb, one night was €171, breakfast was extra we booked directly with the hotel direct and got a better offer than on other hotel booking sites. The lodges had plenty of space, clean, warm and wit
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The Standard Double Room at the Waterford Castle Hotel
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Would the ferry be able to dock vehicles? Or is there parking avaibale to those driving to the resort on the mainland?
Not sure I quite understood the reference to docking vehicles. The ferry is very small, a capacity of perhaps 15 cars, but it does the crossing frequently all day and night. It only crosses a short stretch of water and there is plenty of parking next to the hotel. The only road on the island is one way, so on leaving the ferry you head to the left and just follow any signs you see. Hope that helps.
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Good morning, can you take a taxi or Uber to the Waterford Castle? We are attending an evening wedding reception and don’t want to drive.
I am sure that you can. Just leave extra time for the ferry ride!
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Hello ~ I see that the lodges have a washer and dryer...but does the Hotel itself (the castle) have a washer and dryer for guest use? Thank you
As previously asked, we would like a "just the two of us" civil wedding service and one night stay in the castle in May 2019. Can this be arranged? How do you get to your hotel as we are flying into Dublin.
We would like a civil marriage ceremony in may 2019 and stay one night in the castle. Can this be arranged!
I’m sure making enquiries & asking the questions directly to the Hotel, would surprise you. Very accommodating & a beautiful place, food is also outstanding. Tranquillity & just you & your thoughts.sorry in the delay, hope this helps. Best of luck
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"Beautiful views of the river from the Castle"
"Get out and walk the grounds. Ask for tips on dining off site...they have good advice. Be nice to the barman in the pub."
"Book the restaurant before you arrive as can be hard to get a table..."
"If you must stay here, get a room in the castle and give the lodges a pass."
"Ensure you bring tea, coffee, milk and sugar!!"
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PRICE RANGE
$143 - $341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
IrelandProvince of MunsterWaterford
NUMBER OF ROOMS
67
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