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    Woodenbridge Hotel & Lodge

    Vale of Avoca, Arklow, Ireland
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$91
          US$73
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          Overview
          • Excellent44%
          • Very good36%
          • Average13%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “golf course” (45 reviews)
          “small balcony” (12 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          Golf Course
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 15 March 2016

          Travel back in time and experience old fashioned Irish hospitality a warm friendly welcome will await you from all of the excellent staff . The main hotel is oozing history as you relax in the main lobby area or share a drink or two with...More

          Thank suitcase1958
          Response from Ciara A, Receptionist at Woodenbridge Hotel & LodgeResponded 1 April 2016

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay, we are glad you enjoyed it and found it a relaxing experience. I absolutely love the tagline you gave us: ‘travel back in time and experience old fashioned Irish hospitality, a warm friendly...More

          Reviewed 14 March 2016

          The location was great in the very scenic Woodenbridge in the vale of Avoca. Lots to see in the area. Hotel is apparently the oldest in the country and the rooms, reception, etc are pretty dated, but are still clean and well presented. Good value...More

          Thank susiec1
          Response from Ciara A, Receptionist at Woodenbridge Hotel & LodgeResponded 1 April 2016

          Dear Guest, It's great to hear such positive comments from our guests. Woodenbridge Hotel is the oldest hotel in Ireland, dating all the way back to 1608. There is great atmosphere and character to the hotel, and we are located in one of the most...More

          Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

          We're back from a one night stay in this hotel. It is atmospheric and feels steeped in history. The decor is soothing, soulful and welcoming, very welcoming. We decided to have dinner in their restaurant. We both went for seafood chowder to start...it was simply...More

          Thank Aisling B
          Response from Ciara A, Receptionist at Woodenbridge Hotel & LodgeResponded 1 April 2016

          Dear Guest, Many thanks for your feedback, we love to hear from our guests. I would have to agree with you, Woodenbridge is one of the most scenic locations in Wicklow, and the river rooms in the Lodge Building are very tranquil. I am pleased...More

          Reviewed 9 March 2016

          Attended a wedding and from check in to check out cant fault it . We stayed in the Lodge the room was clean and bed nice. The Bar and Function staff looked after us very well . Would go back for a quite weekend .More

          Thank fussybutnice033
          Response from Ciara A, Receptionist at Woodenbridge Hotel & LodgeResponded 12 March 2016

          Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the wedding celebrations and were looked after by our Woodenbridge team. We take great pride in all our staff, it will be a great encouragement to the team to receive...More

          Reviewed 8 March 2016

          Got a great deal for 2 nights in the Woodenbridge, its only an hour away and Ideal for a short getaway. We arrived and as the room was not quite ready we sat in the bar and had tea and a scone, very nice. Got...More

          Thank bobgob8
          Response from Ciara A, Receptionist at Woodenbridge Hotel & LodgeResponded 12 March 2016

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we are delighted to hear from you. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and our cuisine. We have built up an excellent reputation for dining in the...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Golf Course
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$68 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 62
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          • Province of Leinster >
          • County Wicklow >
          • Arklow
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          • Arklow Best Western
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          annetcarroll
          Hi,Have bought some vouchers for a lodge stay,as our mam will be with us and a bit wobbly on her feet is it "far" across the road from main hotel,Do lodges have lift or will need to book ground floor lodge??Is it possible to get balcony room on ground floor lodge.Many thanks.anne
          3 June 2017|
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          Response from Theresa S | Reviewed this property |
          We were on the ground floor in the lodge. you can drop your mum to front door and then park. literally across the road. There are some steps as its lower but you can take it slowly down the driveway if you prefer.
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          hutch220
          How far is it to the European Golf Club ?
          24 May 2017|
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          Response from tomapar | Reviewed this property |
          I don't know. Try Maps or Google maps!
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          juliehagensen
          How far is it from: Dublin? From Clonwilliam House? From Wicklow mountain parks? Thank you! Julie
          16 April 2017|
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          Response from rachel012 | Reviewed this property |
          sorry about half an hour from glendalough and the same for powerscourt
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          Room Tips
          "Ask for De Valera room (117) if you want a four poster bed"
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          "If you want to overlook the river, choose a room with a balcony."
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          "Accessible rooms available in Lodge area"
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          "Get a room in the external building on the ground floor with a small balcony overlooking the river."
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