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Waterford Castle
4 stars

Waterford Castle

The Island, Waterford, Ireland
Waterford, Ireland
See location+353 5187 8203
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$275
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About Waterford Castle

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Located within driving distance of Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort, Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort provides comfortable rooms with free Wi-Fi access. It also offers a 24-hour reception, valet parking and a kids club.

The resort has been recently refurbished and provides a BBQ/picnic area, babysitting/child services and a concierge. Honeymoon suites are on offer for those seeking some added luxury.

All of the elegant rooms at Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort are equipped with a hair dryer.

Those staying at the resort can enjoy a unique dining experience at the in-house restaurant, conveniently based for those who want to stay close by when looking for a bite to eat. Each evening, guests are welcome to wind down in the comfortable lounge bar.

Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort has easy access to Reginald's Tower and Christ Church Cathedral. The helpful staff at the tour desk are available to book and organize activities in Waterford.

Latest deals for Waterford Castle

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Deluxe room
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Double room
3 double beds
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Standard room
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night, not including taxes and fees

Amenities at Waterford Castle

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Parking
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • 24hr front desk

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free toiletries
  • Heating

Things to do

  • Basketball court
  • Beach access
  • Golf

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Dining

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

General

  • Fireplace
  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Parking and transportation

  • Parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer

Outdoor

  • Garden

Workspace

  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care

Reviews of Waterford Castle

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What can I expect from the dining experience at Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort?

Guests can expect a unique dining experience at the in-house restaurant, with delicious food and a comfortable lounge bar to wind down in the evening.

What are the common concerns about the dining options at the hotel?

Some guests have mentioned that the bar food isn't served after 5.30 PM, and after this time, dining options are more formal and expensive. Additionally, the golf club on-site serves food but stops serving early as the hotel is on an island.

What are the highlights of staying at Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort?

Guests can enjoy a private and peaceful experience on the island, with well-kept grounds, comfortable beds, and delicious food. The hotel also offers a gluten-free menu and a beautiful sunset view from the island.

What practical information should I know about the hotel's amenities?

The hotel offers a very quiet location, friendly staff, and comfortable rooms. Guests can also expect delicious dinner and breakfast options, as well as a gluten-free menu.

What are the common concerns about the hotel's amenities?

Some guests have mentioned that the hotel lacks activities and that the messaging about available amenities could be improved. Additionally, some guests found the room to be quite warm, even with the window opened.

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They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the fountain comes highly recommended.

Consider Low Season Visits

February is considered the low season, which may offer quieter surroundings and potentially lower rates.

Explore the Island

Take advantage of the hotel's unique location on its own island by exploring the trails around the island and the golf course, where guests have spotted roaming deer, beautiful lakes, and swans.

Check for Special Dining Hours

Some guests noted that the bar food isn't served after 5:30 PM, and after this time, dining options become more formal and expensive. Additionally, the golf club on-site serves food but stops serving early as well.

Opt for a Suite for Added Comfort

Guests appreciated the spaciousness and comfort of the suites, some of which feature a four-poster bed and a living space.

Be Mindful of Seasonal Activities

If planning outdoor activities, consider the weather, as some guests experienced less-than-ideal weather during their stay.

Inquire About Special Services

Some guests were pleasantly surprised by the staff's special efforts to celebrate occasions like birthdays, so it might be worth communicating any special occasions or requests in advance.

Consider Room Selection Carefully

While the hotel's historical charm is part of its appeal, some guests noted that certain rooms may lack modern amenities like air conditioning and elevators, so it's advisable to inquire about these features when booking.

Take Advantage of the Golf Course

If you enjoy golf, take the opportunity to play on the hotel's golf course, which has been praised by some guests.

Plan Dining Options in Advance

Guests have recommended trying the 5-course meal in the Muenster room and have also noted that the evening meals were delicious, but it's advisable to plan dining options ahead of time, especially considering the limited dining hours for certain areas.

Location

The Island, Waterford

What's nearby

  • University Hospital Waterford0.9 mi
  • Ferrybank GAA1.8 mi
  • Waterford Municipal Golf Course1.9 mi
  • People's Park1.9 mi
  • Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum2 mi
  • Christ Church Cathedral2 mi
  • House of Waterford Crystal2 mi
  • Chorister's Hall2.1 mi
  • Holy Trinity Cathedral2.3 mi
  • Reginald's Tower2.3 mi
  • St. Patrick's Church2.3 mi
  • Garter Lane Arts Centre2.4 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Waterford Castle

Low season

February

High season

August

Average price (weeknight)

$289

Average price (weekend night)

$345
Cheapest month to stay with an average 30% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 105% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Waterford Castle

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Top tips for your stay at Waterford Castle

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Waterford Castle, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in February and March.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Waterford Castle, plan to stay on a Wednesday or Saturday. The most expensive day is usually Friday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Waterford Castle was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $804, while the most expensive was $804.
  • How long should you stay at Waterford Castle? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at Waterford Castle

  • Where is Waterford Castle located?

    Waterford Castle is located at The Island, 2.3 miles from the center of Waterford. University Hospital Waterford is the closest landmark to Waterford Castle.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Waterford Castle?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Waterford Castle.

  • Does Waterford Castle offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Waterford Castle offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Waterford Castle from the airport?

    Waterford Castle is 4.7 miles from Waterford. Waterford Castle is 67.1 miles from Cork.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Waterford Castle hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Waterford Castle in Waterford and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Waterford Castle and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Waterford Castle.

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Good to know

Distance to city center

2.3 mi