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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most beautiful n excellence service we ever had beat bar staff n floor staff and basically reception staff very friendly too looking forward next summer :-) ROLL ON MAY 2017,the food was massive as we didn't bother going any other place to eat as there itself the food list is excellence especially the pepper sauce n the band on... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm for one night quite with view of a wall. Dinner was OK . Breakfast the same as every other place we stayed. View of river when the rain let up. Twin beds and internet. Wasn't mush to do because of Rain.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nice hotel with reasonable food and good value for money. Not 5 star food but well presented and cooked to a very good standard and very enjoyable. Menu a bit on the short side. Floor staff 100% and couldn't do enough for you but the bar staff are not up to speed and really let the hotel down. It... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Third visit in one year, and this hotel keeps it's fine standart. Clean funktional rooms, great breakfast and best of all, the most friendly and helpful staff. Really good value for the Money. Easy parking NeXT to hotel,(first left, right after crossing the bridge) remember discount token at reception for 3 euro pr entrance/excit.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A traditional waterside hotel, been around a long time judging by furnishings but spotless rooms, modern bathrooms and well managed. Our room was inward facing, another booking. Com penalty and the view horrific!! We kept the curtains closed for our one night visit. Central heating worked well but internet in the room was a non starter but ok in bar.... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here a few weekends for work, best thing was coming down to the pub and not having to ask what pint you'd want cause Sally-ann would know what you'd want. Plus she could always take a joke with a smile. Plus she can pour a pint of Guinness in 119.4 seconds.

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Levittown, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel only for one night. We had stayed in lovely hotels by the countryside in Galway and Killarney and were expecting the same in Waterford. The room was dark, the hallway was noisy, we could hear loud music playing in the bar downstairs. Sleeping arrangements were not bad, there was stable wi-fi connection and the location... More 

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Navan, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Dooley hotel in Waterford last weekend and bedroom nice place and beautiful food breakfast morning, That great near train station, we went second time Dooley hotel . We will back again next time

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Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed on 06/11/16 for 1 night with a voucher Well let me start by saying that the welcome we got on arrival was very nice, friendly and a very nice guy. However when we got to the room we were disappointed as when we went in to have a shower realised the bath had bits missing. It was broken, the... More 

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WaterfordDot, Manager at Dooley's Hotel Waterford, responded to this review

Hi Claire P, I would like to thank you for your comments and feedback regarding your recent stay at Dooley’s Hotel, Waterford. I am personally embarrassed at the level of service you received and would like to assure you that these difficulties in no way embody Dooley’s Hotel’s commitment to quality and excellence in service. Please accept my sincerest apologies... More 

Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved everything about Dooley's. The service from each and every staff member was great. Absolutely loved my room with a waterfront view. Very spacious and clean, a nice comfortable bed! Only downside was the lift was a little slow at times. Would certainly recommend this hotel.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dooley's City Centre Hotel, Waterford is a family run hotel in the heart of the Sunny South East. Dooley's Hotel is just a few minutes walk from the main shopping, business & cultural centres in Waterford. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dooley's Hotel Waterford

Address: Merchants Quay, Waterford 00353, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Waterford > Waterford
Price Range: RM261 - RM626 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dooley's Hotel Waterford 3*
Number of rooms: 113
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Also Known As:
Dooleys Hotel Waterford
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#1 Business Hotel in Waterford
#5 Family Hotel in Waterford
#5 Romantic Hotel in Waterford
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“All the rooms are good. Some have view to the river.”
 of 5 bubbles Claes_Nordsted, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Very comfortable room overlooking the river, beds were good which gave a good nights sleep,”
 of 5 bubbles mikecarroll, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Your rooms were great. Dining was great. I would and will stay there again. Why change a good thing? John D. Hill”
 of 5 bubbles johndh475, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room at the back suit someone who is a light sleeper away from traffic noise”
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“some rooms were far from the lobby.”
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