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    Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort

    The Island | Ballinakill, Waterford X91 Y722, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good21%
    • Average7%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “private island” (37 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 1,293 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    A perfect first stop on our road trip around Ireland. A ferry to cross onto the island made the visit all the more exciting. Gorgeous rooms, friendly staff and a breakfast to die for! The perfect winter weekend getaway!

    Thank filoubren
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Just had the most wonderful relaxing weekend at the Lodges at Waterford Castle. From the moment we got on the ferry, I could feel the stress levels dropping. This little haven is the perfect destination for a 'get away from it all' destination in beautiful...More

    1  Thank chris_martin7
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a really nice relaxing time here. The staff were distinctly good and efficient- they added to the experience. The food was delicious. Each course was punctuated with a small tasting course- the beetroot macaroon filled with trout mousse, topped with salmon roe...very nice,...More

    1  Thank MODireland2010
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Arrived at Waterford Castle to check in and collect the key too the lodge we were staying in. The reception staff were extremely friendly and helpful. On the cold night we arrived too our lodge it was lit up with a lovely gas fire lighting....More

    1  Thank rocketts
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed in the lodges for 4 nights. Lodge is very comfortable - plenty of space, open plan downstairs and three double rooms upstairs (2 ensuite). Ate in the castle - breakfast is amazing albeit a bit expensive. Dinner was fabulous! Explored the island, hit a...More

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    Granville Hotel
    1,380 reviews
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    46.0 km
     
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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Tennis Court
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Golf Course
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    • Price range
    • US$142 - US$476 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Waterford
    • #2 Family Hotel in Waterford
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Waterford
    • #7 Business Hotel in Waterford
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 67
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    • Province of Munster >
    • County Waterford >
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    • Also Known As
    • Waterford Castle
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    Patricia S
    21 May 2017|
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    Response from Dameomol | Reviewed this property |
    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
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    JonSaraL
    12 April 2017|
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    Response from TheIslandResort | Property representative |
    Dear Jon Thank you for getting in touch. We start serving breakfast here at Waterford Castle at 7.30am and finish at 10.30am Kind regards Helen C
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    Holidaydg
    6 April 2017|
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    Response from TheIslandResort | Property representative |
    Dear Holidaydg, Our self catering lodges are all located just short of 0.5km from the Castle. 2 minute drive or 8 minute walk. Lodges 2 - 8 we would consider nearest the Castle. All Lodges except for a small number are pet... More
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    "The Presidential suites offer multiple rooms to spread out, read and allow others to nap."
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    "It is a Castle situated on an island. Gorgeous!"
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    "Avoid the Glin room!"
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    "Any Lodge will do!!"
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