We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
27/12/2017 28/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort

    The Island | Ballinakill, Waterford X91 Y722, Ireland
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    27/12/2017 28/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    US$359
    US$328
    SAVE US$31
    US$337
    Traveller (781)
    Room & Suite (423)
    Dining (56)
    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good21%
    • Average7%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “munster room” (40 reviews)
    “private island” (38 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
    Golf course
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Babysitting
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    27 Dec28 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$328.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Waterford hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "3ded7a94244442d781f469332b67eced", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":212907,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32501204],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":27,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":28,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":330,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"3ded7a94244442d781f469332b67eced","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":359,"lowestMetaPrice":328,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":359,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":359,"lowestMetaPrice":328,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":359,"hotelName":"Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjNkZWQ3YTk0MjQ0NDQyZDc4MWY0NjkzMzJiNjdlY2VkIiwiQUlLIjoiM2Q2YzEwZTY0YThiNGRkYmFkZDE5YjI4MmM5MGZiNjQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "27/12/2017", "checkOut": "28/12/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$328", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"76623201":"CancelonIB","65689119":"Hotwire","79429452":"CheapTicketsEWS","109359726":"HotelsCom2IB","32501204":"BookingCom","54221623":"TravelocityEWS","78877023":"OrbitzEWS","32622607":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (1,337)
    There are newer reviews for Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1,161 - 1,165 of 1,304 reviews

    Reviewed 5 February 2011

    Stayed here with my partner, was really looking forward to the stay, all the reviews seemed positive and given the price per room I expected good quality. We were staying in the Wyse Room, when we entered the room we noticed the curtain was hanging...More

    7  Thank Mujo2011
    Response from waterfordcastle, Manager at Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf ResortResponded 10 February 2011

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your recent stay with us at Waterford Castle.I was disappointed to hear that some elements of your stay were not to your satisfaction.Any feed back we recieve we use to improve upon and I have noted your negative comments .We...More

    Reviewed 1 February 2011

    I had often wanted to visit Waterford Castle, but the exhorbitant prices made this impossible ... until recently when I found a 130 euros B&B Double room rate on expedia.com and hotelanddiscounts.com ... and we were off! Really easy to find, just 5 mins from...More

    Thank BonneVoyager
    Reviewed 28 January 2011

    My boyfriend and I stayed here for our first year anniversery last week . I have to say it was absolutely amazing. I could'nt fault the staff in any way. They were very helpful from the moment we walked in. We were shown to our...More

    1  Thank lizzie076
    Reviewed 26 January 2011

    This hotel is absolutely perfect for a romantic getaway. My partner and I stayed for 2 nights and didn't want to leave! The beds are huge and immensly comfortable. All of the staff members were genuinely nice and the food in the restaurant/bar was the...More

    1  Thank MadLooper
    Reviewed 11 January 2011

    My wife and I were lucky enough to have our wedding reception at Waterford Castle. Firstly, the food was incredible. We lost count of the number of our guests who commented on how good the dinner was. The castle and the grounds are fantastic and...More

    1  Thank dweir_11
    Mount Juliet Estate
    1,059 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Thomastown
    32 km
     
    Granville Hotel
    1,389 reviews
    #2 of 12 hotels in Waterford
    3.7 km
     
    Faithlegg House Hotel & Golf Resort
    1,422 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Faithlegg
    2.4 km
     
    Waterford Marina Hotel
    1,227 reviews
    #3 of 12 hotels in Waterford
    3 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Tennis Court
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Golf course
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$141 - US$475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Waterford
    • #2 Family Hotel in Waterford
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Waterford
    • #7 Business Hotel in Waterford
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 67
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Priceline, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Travelocity, Orbitz, Agoda, getaroom.com, TripOnline SA and Cancelon so you can book your Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Ireland >
    • Province of Munster >
    • County Waterford >
    • Waterford
    • Also Known As
    • Waterford Castle
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (781)
    Room & Suite (423)
    Dining (56)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (666)
    Bathroom (54)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 12 hotels in Waterford
    Faithlegg House Hotel & Golf Resort
    1,422 reviews
    2.43 km away
     
    Waterford Marina Hotel
    1,227 reviews
    2.96 km away
     
    Granville Hotel
    1,389 reviews
    3.73 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Reg
    664 reviews
    3.23 km away
    Loko
    268 reviews
    1.76 km away
    Bellissimo
    147 reviews
    1.89 km away
    Oskars
    182 reviews
    1.48 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    The Estuary Spa
    64 reviews
    2.87 km away
    Waterford Crystal
    2,927 reviews
    3.32 km away
    Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum
    817 reviews
    3.35 km away
    Bishop's Palace
    508 reviews
    3.37 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    CocoMokie
    5 December 2017|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from MarzBrighton | Reviewed this property |
    I'm sure the hotel staff would gladly answer this question- might be worth checking their website too!
    1
    Vote
    Patricia S
    20 May 2017|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    Response from Dameomol | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Patricia, my understanding is that all the rooms in the actual castle are either suites or en suite rooms. The lodges are stand alone holiday homes about a 2 minute walk from the front door of the castle. The lodges are... More
    2
    Votes
    JonSaraL
    12 April 2017|
    Answer
    Response from TheIslandResort | Property representative |
    Dear Jon Thank you for getting in touch. We start serving breakfast here at Waterford Castle at 7.30am and finish at 10.30am Kind regards Helen C
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "The Suites are the best !!"
    Read review
    "The Presidential suites offer multiple rooms to spread out, read and allow others to nap."
    Read review
    "It is a Castle situated on an island. Gorgeous!"
    Read review
    "Avoid the Glin room!"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing