Waterford Castle & Golf Club Hotel - Ballinakill

ex. Waterford Castle Hotel

The Island, Ballinakill, Ireland  show map
 4 stars
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Waterford Castle & Golf Club Hotel - Ballinakill

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Cafe

Fitness/ Gym

Aerobics

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Laundry

Editorial review:

This magical island castle located on the River Suir is loved by guests. The service is top-notch, it has an excellent golf course, and the rooms are splendid. The grounds and restaurant both received praise.

Overview

The 4-star Waterford Castle & Golf Club Hotel lies within 3.3 km from Waterford Crystal, Waterford Crystal Visitors Center and Edmund Rice Heritage Centre. The prestigious hotel, built in 1600, is renowned for its contemporary architecture.

The city center is 10 minute walking distance from the hotel. The property is 42 km away from COUNTY WEXFORD, within a 35-minute drive.

Waterford Castle & Golf Club Hotel offers a stunning view to its guests.

Guests can reach Waterford Castle & Golf Club Hotel by car from Waterford airport in 10 minutes.

Rooms

There are 22 modern rooms appointed with a personal computer, flat-screen TV, a seating area, a private balcony and coffee/tea makers. Some rooms at Waterford Castle & Golf Club Hotel have a view over the river. Room facilities include a dishwasher, a microwave and a washing machine as well as foam pillows and a down comforter.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the dining area each morning. The onsite intimate restaurant specializes in local cuisine.

Services

Waterford Castle & Golf Club Hotel offers parking, a designated area for smoking and an elevator as well as a slide projector, a business center and secretarial services for business guests.

Relax

A tennis court, barbeque grills and a golf course are available at the hotel. The hotel provides lawn tennis, horse riding and shooting for an active pastime.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   22.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Bicycle storage
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Aerobics

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Half board
  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's menu
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Fan/ Extractor
  • Fireplace in room
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Cooker

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Fluffy down duvets
  • Down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

The Island, Ballinakill, Ireland

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City Center
  • Ballinakill
    500 m
Airports
  • Waterford (WAT)
    7.6 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Hotel Awards

IrishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBallinakillWaterford Castle & Golf Club

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Ireland

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Rooms and availability

Waterford Castle & Golf Club photos Room
Standard Room
  • Room size:

    28 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This individually designed room offers elegant furnishings, goose-down quilts, crisp cotton sheets and soft slippers. Also provided is a complimentary fruit bowl, daily copy of the Irish Independent newspaper, bottled water, free tea & coffee delivered to your room, Luxury Irish Handmade Soap Company Toiletries, bathrobes, evening turn-down service and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Waterford Castle & Golf Club photos Room
Deluxe Room
  • Room size:

    84 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This individually designed room offers elegant furnishings, goose-down quilts, crisp cotton sheets and soft slippers. Also provided is a complimentary fruit bowl, daily copy of the Irish Independent newspaper, bottled water, free tea & coffee delivered to your room, Luxury Irish Handmade Soap Company Toiletries, bathrobes, evening turn-down service and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Waterford Castle & Golf Club photos Room
Deluxe Suite
  • Room size:

    84 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This Deluxe Suite includes a large bedroom with either a king-size or four-poster bed. The spacious separate sitting room offers elegant furnishings, goose-down quilts, crisp cotton sheets and soft slippers. Additional benefits include a complimentary fruit bowl, daily copy of the Irish Independent newspaper, bottled water, free tea & coffee delivered to your room, Luxury Irish Handmade Soap Company Toiletries, bathrobes, evening turn-down service and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Waterford Castle & Golf Club photos Room
Castle Garden Lodges
Garden view
  • Room size:

    139 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Patio
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:TV
Room Description:

This stylish, 3-bedroom lodge is located in a secluded area of this luxurious 320-acre resort, next to the golf course. Please note that if the hotel is privately booked, guests staying in the lodges will not have access to the hotel from 12:00 for 24 hours.

Waterford Castle & Golf Club Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center400 m

Local attractions

  • Bishop's Palace3.3 km
    The Mall, Waterford
  • Waterford Cathedral3.4 km
    Barronstrand Street, Waterford
  • Splashworld11.7 km
    TramoreIreland
  • Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum3.4 km
    Cathedral Square, Waterford
  • Edmund Rice Heritage Centre3.6 km
    Mount Sion, Barrack Street, Waterford
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Hotel Awards

IrishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBallinakillWaterford Castle & Golf Club

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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Waterford Castle & Golf Club Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Waterford Castle & Golf Club

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 54 reviews

Rating by category:

Value
10.0

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    Beautiful location, welcoming and relaxing atmosphere. Excellant food. A real treat all round. Will be back!

  • Family with children
    10.0

    My family (of five in total) stayed in one of the garden lodges over Easter. The lodge accommodation was of an excellent standard, clean, and very well fitted out for a family stay; i.e. washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher etc. We were very easily able to use the facilities in the hotel, and enjoyed a superb Afternoon Tea and Breakfasts during our stay - the food was excellent. The golf club provided a reasonably priced alternative for an evening meal, especially with very young children. It was the small extra details that made the difference to the stay. The small herd of deer captivated the children, rackets and balls from reception (free of charge) made using the tennis courts easy and the driving range was a similar story.

    Nothing. Will definitely come again.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    We stayed at the lodges at Waterford Castle & it was amazing ! The friendliness of the hotel staff was second to none. Everyone was really helpful which was a relief as I had spoken to a receptionist before our arrival & she didnt seem that helpful. I would have no hesitation in recommending Waterford Castle or the lodges to anyone & it was great value for the money we paid. I am a fan & will be promoting the Castle Resort.

    There wasnt anything to complain about but I would suggest an information pack for the facilities offered i.e tennis rackets are offered free but we didnt know until the last few days also golf balls are only 2 Euros for 50 which can be used on the drive range but again we didnt know until the last few days.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    We had a wonderful weekend in your lodge, tall ships, weather and accommodation first class. Congratulations.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    House was lovely. 3 couples staying together. Lots of space. Great view of the Tall Ships leaving on sunday morning!

    Only one house key given between six people. Not acceptable as we had to hide key in bushes outside door each time we left as the reception is too far to be dropping off and collecting each time.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    Best value to stay in a castle!The food was excellent.My husband enjoyed the golf. We stayed only one night but this castle made our trip!!!!

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Nice to have to take the ferry to get onto the island, you really felt you were going somewhere different and a little exclusive. The lodges were very well set out and were fitted with all you could need. No RTE or Irish channels on the satellite meant you really felt you were away from it all, if even only for a few days. Would return, nice safe place for families with kids.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Beauty, charm and relaxation in a romantic island setting.

  • Couple
    7.4

    The location is fantastic and so is the building.

  • Couple
    8.8

    I found the staff very plesant upon arrival. The bar food was very tasty but expensive.

    The service at breakfast was very slow. Locking the bedroom door was difficult as the lock was old fashioned

  • Couple
    8.2

    Friendly staff, relaxed atmosphere, good location, cosy and warm, clean

    Eating a little expensive, menu limited. Shower in room over bath, not very nice.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The friendliness of all the staff , the food, the surroundings, the comfort.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Beautiful setting, one felt a million miles away from a city yet it was just five minutes away. Luxurious, old-world comfort yet not stuffy. Lovely walks and wildlife. I loved the experience of staying in an historical castle.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Beautiful location with lovely riverside and forest walks amid deer and other wildlife.Staff very friendly and professional.Food excellent.Dinner in the main restaurant is slightly high, but well worth it for the experience created by the castle decor,staff service and quality of the food.Another menu is available in the bar. A unique castle experience, added to by it's location and surroundings.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    The best part was the breakfast

    The TV remote did not work so the TV was effectively not usable

How to reach hotel

hotel Waterford Castle & Golf Club Hotel - Ballinakill Ballinakill location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

The Island, Ballinakill, Ireland

Get directions
City Center
  • Ballinakill
    500 m
Airports
  • Waterford (WAT)
    7.6 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Hotel Awards

IrishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBallinakillWaterford Castle & Golf Club

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Ireland

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