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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed for one night and had two rooms. Both rooms had badly stained bed linen and one had slightly torn bed linen. The cupboards in my room was broken and did not close, the dressing table/desk in both rooms was badly chipped and stained. The taps in one bathroom were broken in the other the bath plug was missing and... More 

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China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff was very nice, waitresses were fantastic. It was rated 4 star on Hotel.com, but we would rate it 3 star. Had very nice dinners and breakfast selection. In fact the cheesecake was 5 star, and I am very selective. The rooms, beds and covers are old and worn and we expected better from a 4 star hotel, thus we... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ten out of ten for friendly welcoming staff and great food. Although the beds were comfortable, the bed linen and bedspreads had seen better days, with those replaced and a general bit of renovation in the bedroom and bathroom areas this hotel would have earned five stars from me.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice hotel for the price .Owners and Staff lovely .Rooms were clean and I enjoyed the breakfast thanks ;) My wife would have preferred something more central but we could not fault hotel for service

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed for 4 nights at the Athenaeum. Beautiful and peaceful location, cosy surroundings. Clean and tidy rooms. Great food. Very friendly staff, nothing was too much trouble. Marie in reception is lovely - a real asset to front of house. It was great waking up to not a sound and the view of the big garden. However, the mattress... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Quite a lovely property to enjoy, and the river enhances this. You really need a car (not a problem for most) as there's not much around you can walk easily to, but it's an easy drive to the centre of Waterford. The restaurant on site is superb - definitely try the lamb! Breakfasts are abundant and filling, with a good... More 

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Elizabeth City, North Carolina
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

Spent 4 nights here and it was a great experience. The staff is so nice, friendly and accommodating. The location is beautiful and quiet. It isn't brand new, but lived up to my expectations. The only suggestion I have is that new pillows are needed on the beds. I would definitely stay here again.

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1 Thank D29621
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

A bit difficult to find, but gorgeous location and nice rooms. Very friendly staff.decent breakfast. Quaint hotel. Room was as expected. Just a short drive to the center of Waterford and the main attractions of Waterford Crystal, Reginald's Tower and the Medieval Museums.

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Lahinch
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Nice intimate and friendly place. Food was good, particularly breakfast. Staff were very efficient and made every effort to make our stay as stress free as possible. Hotel is nicely located just across the river from Reginald's Tower. An easy walk into town if you want, or a short taxi ride.

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Spent a lovely week-end away in this hotel. Charming manor house hallway, diningroom and drawing room. Spacious bedroom, a little gloomy due to being on lower floor, but large bed and good, well supplied bathroom. Very friendly reception, waitress and bar staff.

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Banquet Room
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Additional Information about Athenaeum House Hotel

Address: Christendom, Waterford, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Waterford > Waterford
Price Range: $83 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Athenaeum House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Athenaeum Hotel Waterford
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Waterford
#4 Luxury Hotel in Waterford
#6 Family Hotel in Waterford
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“View of river”
 of 5 bubbles BigAl-China, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“One side of the hotel faces the car park, the other the garden, would advise choosing a room on the garden side in case of car park noise.”
 of 5 bubbles SallyBee1985, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the 3rd (top) floor are the most peaceful and have the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles EP2211, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Make the most of the river, get a room overlooking this.”
 of 5 bubbles TheGryffon, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“room looking onto the gardens is nice”
 of 5 bubbles skaph, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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