Waterford Castle Resort
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Autumn on the Island
Join us for an Autumn staycation this year on the private Island Resort at Waterford Castle.

Choose a spacious 3 bedroom self-catering Lodge and bring the whole family from €285 per lodge

Treat yourself and someone special with a luxury Castle retreat including fine-dining dinner and breakfast from €319 per room per night.
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Waterford Castle Resort Lodges Self-catering

Private Island

Luxury 16th Century Castle

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3 Bedroom Self-Catering Lodges

Private Island

Idyllic Seclusion

Traditional and contemporary Irish cuisine

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Ireland’s only Island Golf Resort

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Golf Hotel of the Year 2020
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Wedding Planner of the Year 2020
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Luxury Hotel of the Year 2019
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Castle Hotel of the Year 2019
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Hotel of the Year 2018
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Awarded #5 of the Best Hotels in Ireland 2017 by Conde Naste
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Voted '7th of the 50 Best Hotels in The World 2016' by Condé Nast Traveler
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Luxury Castle Hotels in Waterford, Ireland

Welcome to Waterford Castle Resort

Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort is set on an enchanted 310-acre Private Island, accessible via a short crossing on the resort's private car ferry over the King’s Channel. 

A jewel in Ireland's Ancient East, the Island Resort offers the very best of Irish hospitality on the most beautiful and spacious surroundings imaginable. Our historic 16th Century luxury Castle hotel combines the gracious living of an elegant past with every modern comfort and conveyance. With just nineteen bedrooms, Waterford Castle is the ideal place for an intimate getaway, or to take over exclusively for a special celebration.

In addition to the Castle hotel, the Island Resort offers 45 three and four bedroom self-catering lodges. The Island lodges are ideal for golfing parties, groups and families. The perfect place for a break from the stresses of the modern world, we offer privacy, space and discretion that only an Island can. Relax on the private patio and explore the natural surroundings of the private Island Resort. 


The best restaurant in Waterford: Our Castle's Munster Room Restaurant holds 2-AA Rosettes. Under the direction of the Resort’s Head Chef, the award winning culinary team create truly memorable fine dining and informal dining experiences. The restaurants original oak panelled walls, ornate ceilings and Waterford Crystal chandeliers create an atmospheric backdrop to an exquisite dining experience. Relax and enjoy an aperitif in our Fitzgerald Bar, which houses the finest Irish whiskey collection and comprehensive wine cellar.


The Island Resort boasts an 18 hole, par-72 Championship Golf Course, accompanied by a driving range, short game area, Pro-Shop and Kings Channel Clubhouse. The Clubhouse offers a range of informal dining options, from breakfast and dinner to family BBQs in the summer. Whether you are a master at golf, a croquet enthusiast, a clay pigeon top-class shooter, a pro tennis player or a keen walker, we offer a numerous range of breathtaking outdoor activities.

Located just ten minutes from Waterford City, and ninety minutes from Dublin and Cork airport, Waterford Castle Hotel in Ireland, is a destination not to be missed.
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