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This is the location of The Granville Hotel

Thomas Francis Meager lived in what is now The Granville Hotel and his story and place in Ireland,s... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
Peter C
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Dublin, Ireland
Pleasant walk along the river front

This is a good place to walk along the riverfront and take in the sights. Not sure why everyone... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
stevepmorris
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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 4 May 2016

A short road, part of R680 along the waterfront with examples on the waterfront and ship docking and car parking. On the opposite side there are hotels, banks, etc. Clock Tower, Reginald's Tower and William Vincent Wallace Plaza, Big Crane are also located along this...More

1  Thank Perkadventures
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Many people in Waterford just refer to The Quay, not distinguishing Grattan Quay, Merchants’ Quay, Meagher Quay, Coal Quay and Parade Quay. When you are in the area of the Clock Tower, you are on Meagher Quay. The Clock Tower is probably Waterford’s most identifiable...More

4  Thank Con-Mara
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

Thomas Francis Meager lived in what is now The Granville Hotel and his story and place in Ireland,s History can be seen in the hotels reception area

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Meagher's Quay is dedicated to the Irish Hero, who also became a hero of the American Civil War. The present state of Meagher's Quay do little to honour this great hero who invented the Irish Tricolour. This lovely mile-long quay with shops, restaurants and pubs...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

This is a good place to walk along the riverfront and take in the sights. Not sure why everyone talks about the clock tower, apart from it being a landmark that tells you where you are. Otherwise just another piece of Victoriana left over by...More

Thank stevepmorris
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Lovely summer day to see all and enjoy views and have nice cool drink very pleasurable some lovely quirky buildings to be seen

Thank Rita D
Reviewed 15 May 2018

If you are staying at the Granville, Meager's Quay is just outside of the front door. It is a great place for a stroll anytime of day. The quay is right on the River Suir and you can watch boat traffic, window-shop, find food or...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Right along the river in Waterford. Nice to walk along and enjoy the city. The clock tower is located here as well.

Thank JimmyJackk
Reviewed 9 January 2018

This area is right along the waterfront and has a few interesting features. There is a clock tower, with an interesting story behind it, a unique sculpture, a small covered area that looks like it is really on the bow of a tall ship, among...More

Thank silverbrook
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The only way to see the tidal river, boat traffic, and the marina while looking across the car park to the riverfront shops. A good way to walked lunch or get ready for an ice cream cone.

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Nice central location within the city. Situated across the street from the most historic hotel in Waterford. On a clear day it is a nice walk with stunning views.

Thank nvlinks
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Narrow with nonsensical Bus lane which last roughly two car lengths, bottlenecks near the Clock Tower and a dangerous place for everyone especially with Pedastrains not using the crossing and instead just use the pointless median instead.

Thank fargojones123
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