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Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

On a recent trip to Waterford took the ferry for the short trip across to Waterford Castle for a first-time visit. Hugely impressive with great facilities, etc. Went for a walk on the grounds and over to see the lodges. To see such large wild life, deer and pheasants so close was a joy to behold. On the lodges: what...

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Carlow, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we spent 1 night Dinner B& B at this venue. could not fault it in any way the food was exceptional, staff very pleasant, rooms warm and comfortable, beautiful walks, suitable for a quiet weekend away or a romantic weekend lovely golf course but we do not play golf.one of the best places we have stayed in

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

Dear John, Thank you for sharing your wonderful review. Waterford Castle is a very special and unique place that we are delighted to be able to share with our many guests and visitors. I am delighted to see that you had time to explore the Island and enjoy Dinner in The Munster Room Restaurant. Thank you again for sharing your...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We're visiting from the US and stayed at the Castle. It was soooo wonderful and romantic! We rambled all over the grounds of their private island. I can't believe how inexpensive it was. The staff was delightful. *Sigh*

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

Dear Quixote78 Thank you for sharing your lovely review. Having traveled such a long distance we are delighted that Waterford Castle exceeded any expectations you had. We hope you have taken some great memories with you of your time at Waterford Castle. We look forward to welcoming you back at some future date. Kind regards, Helen Courtney

Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I were married last year in Waterford Castle and were kindly invited back to stay for our 1st wedding anniversary. I don't mind saying that, because our wedding was so beautiful and our experience was so wonderful, I expected to be slightly let down on a return visit or at the very least, a tab more critical....

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

Dear Dymphna Thank you for your beautiful and heart felt comments. The Resort and staff are just as you describe and we really enjoy welcoming back our past brides and grooms, here to relax and remember their most special of days shared with exceptional staff on an exceptional Island Resort. I very much look forward to sharing your comments with...

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Had a great time at the Waterford Castle from the moment we drove onto the ferry to access the castle. We had a wonderful stay in the Wedgwood Suite. The room was fabulously furnished and far exceeded our expectations. The suite has 2 rooms and the 2nd room has a sofa bed which they graciously set up for our child...

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

Dear Jen, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. I am delighted to read that you had a wonderful and memorable stay here with us at Waterford Castle. It is also great to read that you had the time to explore the Island and meet the deer, a treat for all ages. Thank you again for sharing...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We spent a couple of nights at this resort just over Easter school term break. We stayed in one of the lodges which were excellent, 3 generous double bedrooms (2 ensure), the house was spotless, warm and had wifi included. We consisted of 2 adults and 4 children (ages 10,13,14,16). We really felt like we were getting away when we...

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

Dear Tony, Thank you for taking the time to post your lovely comments. It is great to read that all the family enjoyed a relaxing break here on The Resort. The Lodges are a home away from home with plenty of space for all the family. I am also delighted to see that you took the time to explore the...

Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We have just returned from our wedding at Waterford Castle. We cannot say enough in a small review to justify how grest the hotel is. The team, service, food, rooms are all of exceptional quality - if you are looking for a wedding venue, secure your date there ASAP. Cannot rate it highly enough!

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

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share your lovely comments. We are delighted that you had a wonderful and memorable wedding day here at Waterford Castle. It was our great pleasure to look after you both on your very special day. Congratulations to you both and we all look forward to your return visit. Kind regards. Helen...

Drogheda, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from 3 night break in self catering lodges at Waterford castle hotel. We were very impressed,the lodges are spacious and really well looked after,very clean and fully equipped with all kitchen utensils etc. Bathrooms spacious , with 2 large ensuites and a bathroom. The resort itself is beautiful on its own island. The kids love going over and...

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

Dear Tracy, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your stay here on The Resort. The Lodges are as you describe, spacious, modern and well equipped for a family break. It is great to read that you all enjoyed your time here, exploring the Island paths and trails and encountering some of our Wildlife followed by...

County Laois, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a weekend here in Early December and the Christmas atmosphere was amazing. We had afternoon tea in the study. Could spend hours here again.lovely big open fires and a Christmas tree decorated so beautifully. Can't wait for our return visit next Christmas .

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

Dear Brid and Tom, Thank you for sharing your lovely review. The Resort is magical all year round but December is a wonderful time to visit. The days may be short and cold but inside a welcoming open fire in the Great Hall and our 18 foot Christmas Tree greets all our arrivals in spectacular fashion. The atmosphere we would...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been staying here for two nights (leaving tomorrow). We have enjoyed every minute of our stay. From the moment we arrived, we were left speechless simply by the castle's encapsulating beauty. It is breath taking in all regards. It has retained perfectly its traditional heritage, whilst still providing all of the modern facilities you would require. Our room...

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

Dear Joseph, Thank you for sharing your wonderful comments. It is great to read that you really enjoyed your stay with us here at Waterford Castle. Your comments capture everything we stand for and want for all our guests. Jerri-Ann and Paula will be delighted to be mentioned, they along with all the Resort staff take great pride in their...

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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
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Waterford > Waterford
Price Range: ₹ 14,439 - ₹ 19,696 (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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#1 Luxury Hotel in Waterford
#2 Romantic Hotel in Waterford
#2 Family Hotel in Waterford
#7 Business Hotel in Waterford
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“A view of the river is breathtaking when waking in the morning.”
Dymphna86, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great!”
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“The Suir suite is magnificent.”
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“Stay in the castle. Not the lodges.”
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