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Athenaeum House Hotel

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“waterford city”(47 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here on our first night in Ireland. The bed was very low to the ground and very hard and uncomfortable; decor was minimal; and the room was too warm. While we were not interested in watching television, I might note that the television in...More

Thank molleary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was not sure about this hotel in the beginning, the wind had blown the street sign around and we needed some local help to find it but was it ever worth it. This hotel was our favorite place of all the hotels that we stayed...More

Thank bobandsandykrasn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a spacious suite in the old part of the building--Hera suite I believe. The room was quite enormous, to be honest, but needed a bit of love. The bed was hard, the pillows needed replacing and the wall paper was peeling in a...More

Thank scubalover61
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Unfortunately my friend and I had a very poor experience at the Athenaeum for afternoon tea. We were not informed there was a wedding on the same day and we were sitting among the wedding guests which made us feel as if we were intruding....More

4  Thank 900ketty
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Did a last minute booking at this hotel and whilst the room was nice (a little chilly and quality of bedlinen sheets weren't up to high standard) and the food in the hotel was good, it just lacked something. The bar had a TV in...More

1  Thank Barbara0504
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Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Price range
US$119 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Business Hotel in Waterford
#3 Luxury Hotel in Waterford
#6 Family Hotel in Waterford
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US$119 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Business Hotel in Waterford
#3 Luxury Hotel in Waterford
#6 Family Hotel in Waterford
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bobandsandykrasn
28 February 2018|
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Response from magdalena334 | Reviewed this property |
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conorm759
11 September 2017|
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Response from loughlin | Reviewed this property |
HI We got an upgrade and the room wss ok, don't know what the basic room is like
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Lainnie C
16 March 2017|
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Response from Mailo P |
Hi Lainnie We don't provide a shuttle service, but taxis are readily available. Waterford City is a short 5 to 10 minute drive from the hotel depending on traffic. Have a great weekend Mailo Mailo Power Director... More
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"Ask for a warm room.. ours was cold with heat on full blast"
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"You will need a car. 10 mins drive to city centre across river."
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"Best food ; lovely acious room. Very professional but relaxing too. Congrats to all involved, berni"
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"Ask for river view"
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