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Waterford Castle Golf Club

| The Island, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 871 633
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A wonderful castle experience

Although it was not possible to stay in the castle, it was fully booked, we had dinner there. And... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2016
rianas139
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Galway, Ireland
Day trip

Organised a group of 20 golfers to play Waterford Castle G C on Friday August 26th. The course is... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2016
keaty6
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Ireland
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Waterford Castle Hotel and Golf Resort You can truly leave your worries at the shore with a trip to Waterford Castle Hotel and Golf Resort. This stunning resort, situated on a 310 acre private Island minutes from Waterford City offers a range of accommodation options from the 45 family friendly lodges to the 19 bedroom Castle. The Resort’s 18-hole par 72 championship golf course. Designed by Des Smyth, former Ryder Cup Player & Vice Captain, combines the best of parkland and woodland areas including numerous scenic and strategically challenging features. In addition to the par-72, 6,814-yard golf course covering an area of over 200 acres. Waterford Castle Golf Club features first class practice facilities including a 300-yard driving range, practice green, short game area with chipping and putting greens, and a cutting-edge swing and golf performance center. Our highly skilled team utilizes the most advanced tools to help players optimize driver performance, make iron play more precise, dial in their wedges and fine-tune set compositions in our new Golf Performance Center with custom fitting. All this is set aside an expansive golf clubhouse, which also features a function room for private events, men's and ladies locker rooms and a golf shop that supplies the latest in golfing trends & fashion. The Island Resort offers top quality food in The King’s Channel Club House and also the Castle’s award winning Munster Room Restaurant, critically acclaimed in the 2015 Michelin Guide and holder of two AA Rosettes. The Island Garden Lodges are the perfect getaway for a weekend golf trip and a chance to challenge your colleagues and your game.
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  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| The Island, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Although it was not possible to stay in the castle, it was fully booked, we had dinner there. And well worth it. Elegance, subdued style, excellent food.More

1  Thank rianas139
Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. It is great to read that you enjoyed Dinner here at The Castle. I look forward to sharing your lovely comments with the entire team you work tirelessly to achieve the standards that...More

Reviewed 28 August 2016

Organised a group of 20 golfers to play Waterford Castle G C on Friday August 26th. The course is in great shape and a fine test of golf. Greens are magnificent and if you find yourself in Waterford don't leave without playing this gemMore

Thank keaty6
Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2016

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share your review of The Golf Course here at Waterford Castle. Our entire Golf Team will be delighted with your comments. The condition of the course is due to their year round hard work and dedication....More

Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I can't say enough about Waterford Castle Golf Club and their staff. Ryan Madigan, the club pro, was super friendly and was happy to outline the course for us. The grounds were well manicured and stunningly beautiful. We can't wait to return again some day!More

Thank Chris W
Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Dear Chris, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are delighted to read that your were very well looked after and enjoyed the course. Located on an Island makes the experience pretty unique. We look forward to seeing you again soon....More

Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Lodge was really nice on castle grounds. All the mod cons. Waterford is a great destination. Highly recommend Waterford castle lodges

Thank RORY B
Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Dear Rory, Thank you for sharing your lovely review. It was our pleasure to look after you during your stay at The Garden Lodges. We look forward to seeing you again in the not too distant future Kind regards Helen Courtney

Reviewed 25 July 2016

My wife and I and a friend played golf in a charity event. The course is very demanding but very fair and it was an enjoyable. we had a meal afterwords which was very good and good valueMore

Thank Michael B
Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Dear Michael, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. I am delighted to see that you enjoyed your game of golf on the Resort and visited The Club House. We hope you find an opportunity to play the course again in the...More

Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Love it . Really enjoyed stay in Waterford castle . Room was lovely and clean . Staff friendly and helpful . Food delicious .More

Thank Alicia W
Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2016

Dear Alicia Thank you for sharing your wonderful review. It was our pleasure to look after you. I look forward to sharing your comments with the entire team here on the Resort who take great pride in their place of work and looking after all...More

Reviewed 27 June 2016

The whole experience of going over on the ferry adds to the charm of this course. Great welcome in the pro shop and bar area where we had lunch. Lovely course with very good greens but be aware, it is a busy course.

Thank Grant C
Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2016

Dear Grant, Thank you for sharing your review. The Staff at The Golf Club and Pro Shop will be delighted with your very kind comments. We hope to see you again in the not too distant future. Kind regards Helen Courtney

Reviewed 21 June 2016

The fifteen minute Ferry is just the beginning of this island adventure. There are really two segments to this trip. The Castle is a high end classic hotel and restaurant....where you can spend 55 Euro for high tea...and the Golf Club and Club house where...More

Thank Moe G
Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Dear Moe, Thank you for sharing your review, we are happy to see that you enjoyed your stay with us. The Ferry runs every 15 minutes throughout the day and the trip over is at the most 3 minutes. Once on the Island you have...More

Reviewed 11 June 2016

One reaches this castle via car ferry over what was the castle moat. The castle was sold in 2015 and it would appear the new owner is making some needed changes. The interior of the castle is breathtaking and filled with great historical beauty. Gorgeous...More

Thank DRH0PS
Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. The Resort is a very unique place full of history and old world charm. I am delighted that you were able to see that during your stay. Thank you again for your lovely...More

Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Fantastic place to stay. The lodges are quit nice and I would highly recommend. Lodged are fully furnished with full kitchen, laundry, and linens furnished. Park directly in front of your lodge. The ferry ride is a nice touch.More

Thank Joe H
Helen C, General Manager at Waterford Castle Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2016

Dear Joe, Thank you for reviewing your stay with us here at The Garden Lodges at Waterford Castle. We are always delighted when our guests have a great stay. The Lodges are a home away form home and ideal for families and golders alike. Thank...More

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Dear Bill I regret we have no Pool here at Waterford Castle. Kind regards
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