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Athenaeum House Hotel

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
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“zaks restaurant”(13 reviews)
“waterford city”(47 reviews)
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

My family and I stayed here overnight. This is a fabulous hotel, hidden away down a lane way. Everything about the hotel is perfect. The staff couldn't have been more friendly and helpful.n The rooms are a little old fashioned but in perfect keeping with...More

Thank Maire2
Reviewed 18 September 2017

I'm not to sure where to start other than we were blown away by the excellence of the food we received. We arrived late in Waterford and asked a local where would be good to eat at 10pm. Arriving at Athenaeum, we were greeted with...More

Thank Darryn M
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Spent one night here when visiting Waterford and really liked it. It's a decent hotel. Our room was very nice, really quiet, comfortable and clean. Seemed to be newly done up. It was a large room. The staff were really friendly and helpful. Breakfast was...More

Thank champkis
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The restaurant of this hotel is of a good standard, the staff friendly, welcoming and attentive but our room was disappointing. It was poorly lit, had dark wall coverings which did not help and had a TV which could not easily be viewed from the...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I differ on our view of this hotel. "3" may be a little harsh but "4" would be too high Firstly, this is not in my opinion, a "boutique" hotel, although I accept perhaps 10 years ago it could have been described...More

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Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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USD 102 - USD 194 (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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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 102 - USD 194 (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
1 March 2018|
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Response from Jacquiagogo | Reviewed this property |
There is at least 1 disability car park, and then from memory only steps at the hotel entry, no ramp if you need one.
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conorm759
12 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
17 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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Room Tips
"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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