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    Woodford Dolmen Hotel

    Kilkenny Road, Carlow, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
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    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    Stayed here overnight as part of a coach party. The room was clean, smart and comfortable. The food was very good (particularly the salmon and the apple pie) in fact the portions were so big we couldn't eat it all. The staff here were friendly...More

    Thank silverangel61
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 31 May 2017

    Hi silverangel61 Thank you for leaving this review of your recent stay with us. We pride ourselves for on our customer service and our quality of food so I am happy that you found our food ‘very good’ and our staff ‘friendly and helpful’. We...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2017

    We booked the hotel in a hurry as we were going to a family funeral nearby. First impressions seemed good. But lukewarm greeting at reception did not bode well. We had booked three rooms and we were the first of the family to arrive. My...More

    Thank Deirdre L
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 29 May 2017

    Hi Deirdre L Thank you for taking the time to leave this review of your recent stay with us. I am glad that we could relocate you promptly when you requested a room closer to reception. We are always happy to accommodate the special requests...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

    Myself and my husband stayed here on Friday for 1 night as we were down in Carlow for a family party. I have to say, lovely hotel, nice decor, very friendly staff, particularly John the barman and Ashley the waiter. The rooms look recently done...More

    Thank Tazwaz
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 23 May 2017

    Hi Tazwaz, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I will be sure to pass on your compliments to John and Ashley, we pride ourselves on customer service and thank you for highlighting these staff members specifically. I look...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    We stayed At the Woodford for a family wedding and what a wonderful hotel - staff were really friendly especially towards the kids, and we had some amazing food over the whole weekend from the cooked breakfasts (including some excellent Gluten Free sausages and bread!)...More

    Thank lauren k
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 17 May 2017

    Hi lauren k Thank you for taking the time to leave this great review of your recent stay with us. At the Woodford Dolmen Hotel, we pride ourselves on customer service and the quality of our food so I am delighted to read your glowing...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    Stayed early in week. Room was very quiet and very comfortable. Looks like it was newly refurbished. Hearty breakfast as always and all staff were excellent. Great value also. Free parking and very good WiFi.More

    Thank Mick062
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 17 May 2017

    Hi Mick062 Thank you for your 5 star review. We indeed have been through recent refurbishments which continue. Glad that you enjoyed a ‘hearty’ breakfast and found our staff to be ‘excellent’ which is what we pride ourselves on here in the Woodford Dolmen Hotel....More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 75 - US$ 168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 83
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    • Province of Leinster >
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    • Carlow
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    • Dolmen Hotel Carlow
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    209garrettn
    30 August 2015|
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    Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
    There are none as standard in the guest rooms to my knowledge but you would need to check with the hotel if they can provide one. There was no safe either in the standard bedroom.
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    1 August 2015|
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    Response from Barrscull | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is a lift.
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    "Ask for room overlooking back garden and river if you want extra peace and quiet. Longer walk from reception..."
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    "Front of Hotel at the moment."
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    "Quiet rooms are further away from reception, the lodges/cottages are great too"
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    "Eat in the restaurant st the back - much quieter."
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