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Woodford Dolmen Hotel

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Kildare, Ireland
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here while attending a family celebration. Food served for dinner party was lovely. Service was excellent and staff were very accomodating. Family room was spacious and clean in a quiet part of the hotel. Breakfast the next morning was excellent.

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Carlow, Ireland
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed recently to attend a family function. We had booked a family room 2ad + 3ch and were pleasantly surprised at the space in the room, bathroom was very spacious and it was clean and airy. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay ..food was excellent ,,,breakfast next morning was also excellent couldn't fault it at all.. It was our anniversary... More 

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Kildare, Ireland
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116 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is only a review for food bought in the lounge bar. I had planned on visiting the Plum Tree Bistro to sample the fare but if the bar menu is a barometer of the quality I will give it a pass. The menu did imply it was the bistro menu or at least some of the dishes carried the... More 

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Drogheda, Ireland
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7 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I stayed in this hotel at the weekend with my husband and our baby daughter. It was our first holiday as a family but very disappointing. We checked into 117, had a delicious meal in the plum tree bistro and returned to our room. Our daughter was in the cot and asleep by 10pm but it wasn't to last long.... More 

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

Hi Magryan14, I am surprised to see this review here as we have had direct email correspondence where you gave us your feedback on your stay and I have addressed your comments in my response. Thank you for your lovely comments on the bistro food and location and I apologise again that your first family holiday was not the experience... More 

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11 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Well presented hotel. All the staff are very friendly. Food is excellent and the portion sizes are fit for a king. The area around is exceptional with plenty of areas to get excellent wedding photos. Rooms on the other hand are nice but could do with some modernisation. All in all it is a lovely place.

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

Hi John D, Thank you so much for your wonderful 5 star review. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We are in the process of some improvements but have been so busy that these have to be done in stages. The staff will be delighted to hear your lovely comments as they definitely are our... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely stay at the Woodford Dolmen. We just stayed one night, had dinner and drinks in the bar. All members of staff that we met were excellent. Room was really nice, food was good and atmosphere was relaxed.

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

Hi Roisin B, Thank you so much for leaving us a 5 star review, I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are renowned for our wonderful staff and its great to hear that you found them all excellent. I will be sure to pass on your comments to all of the staff, and especially... More 

Dublin
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55 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Back there last night with our three grandkids. We had a great time. Staff are so kind and friendly all over the hotel with a very special word of thanks to one of the receptionist's, Rachael, who is a great asset to the hotel. We had a lovely 3 course meal. Kids ate from a lovely kids menu. Portions are... More 

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

Hi annieoDublin, Thanks a million for your 5 star review, we are always so happy to welcome back return guests and to hear again that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay really makes my day. I will be sure to pass on your compliments to Rachael our receptionist and to all of the staff. They certainly are a great asset to... More 

Clonmel, Ireland
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous hotel, very friendly and helpful staff. Food was excellent. Bar was very busy but service was very good. Overall very highly recommended and well worth a visit. Carlow town was great for a night out. We will definitely be back.

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

Hi Jamie L, Thank you so much for your 5 star review and I am so happy to hear that you got to experience our friendly and efficient staff which we are renowned for. Carlow town is certainly a hive of activity and we are so lucky to be so ideally situated within a short distance of it. I will... More 

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14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely staff except for one lady serving food at breakfast. She had such a rude manner and spoke to me and my mother in law as if she were serving food to inmates. The vegetarian option for the dinner was absolutley beautiful and so wad the soup for starters. Rooms however had no air conditioning and we found it impossible... More 

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

Hi Sarah B, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. I am disappointed that you did not thoroughly enjoy your stay with us. Unfortunately our Irish weather would not normally call for air conditioning but we do have fans available on request. We are unable to leave these in the rooms for health &... More 

Newbridge
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36 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here at the end of July 2016 for my daughters wedding. Everything was fantastic, I cannot thank the staff enough, especially Clare. The food was excellent. The room was perfect and everything went as planned. The rooms were clean and comfortable and there was a teas maid in the room. I did not hear one complaint from any... More 

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Thank Beau118
DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Beau118, Thank you so much for your lovely review. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much. Clare's creativity and attention to detail and the close relationship she builds with each couple makes her weddings unique and special, I will be sure to pass on your lovely comments to her and all the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Woodford Dolmen Hotel

Address: Kilkenny Road, Carlow, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Carlow > Carlow
Price Range: $75 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Woodford Dolmen Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 83
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