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Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort

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Yemassee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We are completing a driving tour of Ireland and were so looking forward to our stay at Waterford Castle Hotel, what a disappointment it turned out to be. The hotel itself is interesting however we found the staff unhelpful and not particularly friendly . We had dinner in the restaurant and found the food to be ordinary and certainly not... More 

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Thank tommboyd
Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Classic spot to spend a night or two. You get a private car ferry across the River Suir to the wooded island. The Castle is visual delight in its wooded setting and emits an old world feel. Generous rooms and great service and food. It has it's own top class course with panoramic views being an island.

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Thank jimheylin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a surprise afternoon i planned on a budget for my cousin. We arrived at Waterford Castle Ferry boarded instantly. Drove up the winding inviting drive to the car park. Took a stroll around the manicured gardens and grounds. We then popped over to The Clubhouse for a light bite. The Restaurant bar was beautifully set for lunch with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we toured Ireland in may this year and this was one of the most delightful places we stayed at ,after the long trip to get there from Australia we just collapsed into the beautiful crisp white sheets looking out from the windows onto the woodland ,from our lodge we then dressed for dinner and had a beautiful meal in the... More 

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Kings Park, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoyed an overnight at this stately castle. Very classy without being pretentious. First class service, spacious rooms, and friendly staff. Enjoyed the walking path around the grounds, along the water. Ferry. Here from Waterford was easy and quick.

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Thank George R
County Cavan, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in one of the lodges at Waterford Castle and had the best holiday. I know we were very lucky to have fantastic weather, but even still, Waterford Castle and surrounding area is in a classy world of its own. The lodges are very big, 4 double rooms and 3 bathrooms and very well equipped. Playground was just off... More 

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Rochester NY
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The car ferry to and from the hotel was pretty cool and ran quite frequently. I definitely recommend making reservations for meals in the castle, castle is quite gorgeous. The rooms are very big but a little beat up. Quite modernized and plain decor.

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Thank Louis P
Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Quiet stunning surroundings, great golf, beautiful food and exceptional service! We loved it so much that we booked a second night! The town of Waterford was a fun night out and only a short drive downtown. Lovely stay!!

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Thank jennafromal
Newbridge, Ireland
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brought away on a surprise trip on my anniversary with the hubby here in feb and I absolutely loved it. Beautiful spacious rooms, friendly staff that went over and beyond to help. Breakfast brought to our room both days which was delicious..

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Basildon, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We got the car ferry across which runs every 5 minutes a very short drive and we were at the castle , such an imposing building . The service and hospitality were excellent as was the food. The island is a wonderful place to relax ,enjoy scenic walks or play golf on a wonderful golf course with deer and other... More 

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Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort, responded to this review

Dear Steve, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. The Island Resort is a hidden gem and we are always delighted to share it with our guests. We pride ourselves on great food coupled with friendly staff and discreet service. Thank you again for your lovely comments and we look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort

Address: The Island | Ballinakill, Waterford X91 Y722, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Waterford > Waterford
Price Range: $119 - $305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 67
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Waterford
#2 Romantic Hotel in Waterford
#2 Family Hotel in Waterford
#7 Business Hotel in Waterford
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