Dooley'S Hotel - Waterford

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The Quay, Waterford, Ireland  show map
 3 stars
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Dooley'S Hotel - Waterford

 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Golf course

Horseback riding

Fishing

Canoeing

Cycling

Hiking

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting/Banquet facilities

Overview

Set in the middle of Waterford, this comfortable hotel features 113 rooms and offers a casino and a golf course. The hotel occupies 4 floors and was renovated in 2010.

Due to the stunning location of Dooley'S Hotel, guests have direct access to Waterford Crystal, The Whitfield Clinic and University Hospital Waterford. Waterford city center is 2 km away.

This hotel is set in a shopping area next to a business park and banks.

Dooley'S Hotel is within a 10-minute drive to Waterford airport.

Rooms

Dooley'S Hotel features rooms with a modern interior that come with heating, direct dial phone, an iron with ironing board, coffee/tea makers and cable TV for a pleasant stay in Waterford. The rooms look on to the river. They offer private bathrooms with a shower, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the bar. Light meals of Irish cuisine are served in a warm setting of the lounge restaurant. Guests are welcome to the Stylish Dry Dock Lounge bar to relax with a drink. Offering various dining options, La Boheme and Kafe Karma are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

Currency exchange, an elevator and a designated smoking place together with a meeting room, a copier and a catering service are offered.

Relax

Dooley'S Hotel provides babysitting, a play area and a special menu for children. On-site activities feature canoeing, horse riding and hiking.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   113.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Handicap parking
  • Paid off-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Canoeing
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Spa center

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11.30 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Dooley'S Hotel - Waterford Waterford location
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Hotel Address:

The Quay, Waterford, Ireland

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City Center
  • Waterford
    1.2 km
Airports
  • Waterford (WAT)
    8.7 km
Train Stations
  • Waterford Railway Station
    600 m
Restaurants
  • Cafe Goa (cuisine: Indian)
    80 m
  • Koliba (cuisine: Polish)
    60 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11.30 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    113

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 24 m²
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    Triple Room
    Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 24 m²
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      Bed type: 1 Double bed and 2 Single beds or Twin beds
      Size: 24 m²
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Dooley'S Hotel - Waterford Waterford location
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        Hotel Address:

        The Quay, Waterford, Ireland

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Waterford
          1.2 km
        Airports
        • Waterford (WAT)
          8.7 km
        Train Stations
        • Waterford Railway Station
          600 m
        Restaurants
        • Cafe Goa (cuisine: Indian)
          80 m
        • Koliba (cuisine: Polish)
          60 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11.30 am
        • Year renovated:
          2010
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          113

        Hotel Awards

        IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedWaterfordDooley'S

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        Best Family Hotels in Ireland

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        Dooley'S Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Garter Lane Arts Centre - 100 m

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 1.1 km

        Places of interest

        • Rice Bridge - 200 m
        • Reginald's Tower - 700 m
        • Good Shepherd - 1.0 km
        • Mary, Mother of the Church - 1.1 km
        • Glenmore Parish - 1.1 km
        • Catholic Presbyteries - 1.1 km
        • Medical Missionaries of Mary - 1.1 km
        • Brothers of Charity - 1.9 km
        • University Hospital Waterford - 2.8 km

        Train stations

        • Waterford Railway Station - 500 m

        Shopping areas

        • Waterford Museum of Treasures - 100 m

        Amusement

        • Dublin Cinema Group - 300 m
        • Cineplex Cinema - 300 m
        • PJ McCormack - 1.1 km

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • The Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity - 200 m
        • Christ Church Cathedral, - 600 m
        • Waterford Institute of Technology WIT - 2.4 km
        • Waterford Regional Hospital - 2.9 km
        • The Whitfield Clinic - 4.2 km

        Museums

        • Audrey Rice Phelan - 1.1 km

        Theaters

        • Waterford Amusements - 600 m
        • Charlie Coughlan - 1.9 km
        • Waterford City Pipe Band - 2.1 km

        Business areas

        • Waterford Crystal Visitors Center - 700 m
        • Waterford Crystal - 2.4 km

        Galleries

        • Waterford Golf Club - 1.2 km

        Local attractions

        • Splashworld - 11.3 km
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        • Ros Tapestry Exhibition Center - 18.4 km
          Priory Court, New Ross

        Near the hotel

        • Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum - 700 m
          Cathedral Square, Waterford
        • Bishop's Palace - 750 m
          The Mall, Waterford
        • Waterford Cathedral - 700 m
          Barronstrand Street, Waterford
        • Edmund Rice Heritage Centre - 750 m
          Mount Sion, Barrack Street, Waterford

        Restaurants nearby

        • Cafe Goa - 80 m

          Address: 36 The Guay
          Phone: +353 (0)51-304970

          82% likes this, based on 153 reviews
          Cuisine: Indian

        • Kafe Karma - 110 m

          Address: 40 The Quay
          Phone: 353 51 850 500

          80% likes this, based on 69 reviews
          Cuisine: European
          Price Range: GBP 4 - GBP 23

        • La Boheme - 200 m

          Address: 2 Great George's Street
          Phone: +353 (0)51-875645

          73% likes this, based on 217 reviews
          Price Range: GBP 30 - GBP 119

        • Koliba - 60 m

          Address: 11a O'connell street

          85% likes this, based on 38 reviews
          Cuisine: Polish

        • New Eastenders Tandoori - 150 m

          Address: 7 The Quay
          Phone: 51858466

          63% likes this, based on 42 reviews

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11.30 am
        • Year renovated:
          2010
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          113

        Hotel Awards

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        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Family Hotels in Ireland

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        Dooley'S Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Dooley'S

        Average guest rating

        8.2out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 321 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Family with children
          10.0

          Friendly and helpfull staff in parts of the hotel

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Loved the breakfast and the friendliness of the staff.

          I was disappointed there was no car park my disability van did not fit under barrier at car park across the road.

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          Went to Waterford for my hen party and picked Dooleys for its Location to city centre, We didn't think we would get much for the money we paid cause it so so cheap but the hotle was fab

        • Couple
          7.0

          location in a nice area and easy to find. rooms and hotel in general were clean and quiet for a restful nights sleep.

          The showers were the worst we have come across and not acceptible. not enough power to wash shampoo out of your hair. Service in the bar was at times slack we were sat waiting, wondering if anyone was going to serve us.

        • Group of friends
          9.2

          Clean and well decorated rooms, the Staff were very pleasant and helpful; the evening meal early bird menu was excellent. This is a very nice Hotel situated on the front main street overlooking the river with Public parking opposite the hotel. We stopped only the one night but the Bar entertainment was typical Irish music. Would stop again.

        • Group of friends
          7.8

          The location is just perfect and the rooms have a very clean feeling with warmth.

        • Group of friends
          6.2

          The friendly staff.

          The service the following morning was horrendous.

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          The location was great, across from the bus station. The room was comfortable and clean. Breakfast was very good.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          Staff were friendly.

          Had to pay for wifi was very poor. Menu very limited.

        • Older travelers
          6.2

          The bed was old and very hard. No sleep ruined what otherwise was an ok hotel

        • Single
          9.6

          This hotel was recomended by friends the hotel staff were friendly and the food was very good I will be staying at this hotel again.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          My girlfriend + I enjoyed our stay in Dooley's Hotel. The food were very good and drinks were good. The staff were very helpful + friendly. The price are excellent.

        • Family with children
          7.8

          Very comfortable rooms and pleasant staff and excellent location on the quayside to experience the Tall Ships while providing quyick access to local shopping and pleasant walks around the city.

          Other than the room rate (recognising we needed two rooms), there was nothing in isolation that caused a concern.

        • Family with children
          10.0

          We were pleasantly surprised. We expected a 3 star hotel... It was the only hotel available to us because of the Tall Ships...However everything was much better than we expected. Staff were extremely helpful and friendly, especially the lady at reception. (She was also very efficient and professional.

        • Family with children
          7.8

          The food in the Dooley's restaurant was very good. We ate there twice - the first for snacks and we probably tried every starter. All were quite good. We went back for dinner for fish and chips and that was good too.

          Our room was a non-smoking room but the hallway had a really strong stench of smoke. The room was fine.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Dooley'S Hotel - Waterford Waterford location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        The Quay, Waterford, Ireland

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Waterford
          1.2 km
        Airports
        • Waterford (WAT)
          8.7 km
        Train Stations
        • Waterford Railway Station
          600 m
        Restaurants
        • Cafe Goa (cuisine: Indian)
          80 m
        • Koliba (cuisine: Polish)
          60 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11.30 am
        • Year renovated:
          2010
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          113

        Hotel Awards

        IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedWaterfordDooley'S

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Family Hotels in Ireland

        Use Badge