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The magic begins as soon as you board the ferry. What an unique and enchanting entrance to any venue.We stayed for one night in the castle and 3 nights in the lodges, celebrating my friends 50th Birthday. The splendour of the castle extended to our...More
We stayed as a family group in four rooms in the castle, for one night. It was certainly a night to remember from the ferry crossing to the time we left. The castle lived up to the promise of a magical experience. The bedrooms were...More
We had a 6⭐️ experience. The venue is grand, the island is magical, the staff and the service are excellent. We stayed in the castle itself. The splendour of the castle downstairs carries on upstairs. It’s a 500+ year old building so don’t downgrade the...More
This is a wonderful little castle-hotel that I will return to in the future. However, I mentioned that there is a need for an upgrade only because I have frequented this hotel, since I was a little child, and some things haven't changed or been...More
If you want to book into the castle, make sure to book using their website. 2 years ago we made the mistake of using a travel sight which did NOT INFORM us that the Castle was closed for a private event. Also noticed this this...More
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$153 - $370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Official Star Rating provided by the AA.
#1 Luxury Hotel in Waterford
#2 Family Hotel in Waterford
#2 Romantic Hotel in Waterford
#7 Business Hotel in Waterford
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Response from AnFearDubh | Reviewed this property |
The hotel/lodges/resort is on its own island-in-a-river, just outside Waterford. The ferry to the island is free, provided by the hotel, and is very short (about 3 minutes crossing time). It runs 24/7 from Ballinakill Pier... More
The hotel/lodges/resort is on its own island-in-a-river, just outside Waterford. The ferry to the island is free, provided by the hotel, and is very short (about 3 minutes crossing time). It runs 24/7 from Ballinakill Pier (type it into Google Maps to find it).
Or look on the “location” section of their website for full directions (waterfordcastleresort . com)
Hi Patricia, my understanding is that all the rooms in the actual castle are either suites or en suite rooms. The lodges are stand alone holiday homes about a 2 minute walk from the front door of the castle. The lodges are... More
Hi Patricia, my understanding is that all the rooms in the actual castle are either suites or en suite rooms. The lodges are stand alone holiday homes about a 2 minute walk from the front door of the castle. The lodges are very nice too.
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"We had four rooms in the castle. All were nicely decorated and had individual charm. The second floor was..."