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The Old Imperial Hotel

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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the main street”(18 reviews)
“large portions”(6 reviews)
“centre of town”(12 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room Service
Family Rooms
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsthe main streetlarge portionscentre of townfront barchicken wingsnew managementno liftsteakfantastic foodtop floorvery pleasant experienceset menumain coursefor sunday lunchate herewell worth a visitbreakfast menu
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great, central location and the staff are very friendly, however I found the bathroom in badly need of re-furbishing with a small amount of mold on the ceiling and a rusty shower curtain pole.More

Thank Lisa C
Response from TeamImperial, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Imperial HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Lisa, Thank you for you recent stay with us and for your kind words regarding our team. We pride ourselves on our customer service. After an extremely busy 2017, our rooms suffered more wear and tear than we would have liked and as a direct...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 3pm and reception was closed we had to wait 5 minutes for someone to come to check us in when we arrived at the room the main light in room wasn't working. The bathroom was very worn looking and could do with...More

Thank marypower790
Response from TeamImperial, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Imperial HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Mary, It was an extremely unfortunate run of events that turned your stay with us into a less than pleasant experience. While there is nothing we can do about the central location of the hotel, which the majority of guests find to be excellent,...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

Been here a couple of times and I have to say the staff and food are excellent! I'm already looking forward to going back. I would recommend the slow cooked beef or the duck on the evening menu, they are to die for.

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We were at The Old Imperial for lunch at Christmas. The place was very busy but the staff were very helpful and quickly found us a table. When we got the menu we noted the kids eat free options, lovely touch which really added value...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

We had lunch there and when they first opened under new management the menu was not as exciting as the previous menu but the food was acceptable but not as upmarket or appetising as the previous menu. This time the food was very basic, lack...More

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Response from TeamImperial, Public Relations Manager at The Old Imperial HotelResponded 7 January 2018

Threeamigos67, After 2 years of service in The Old Imperial we have learned that we cannot please everyone. To compare is to dispair. Comparing yourself to others is always a waste of energy. And not to undermine your dining experience but we obviously aren’t a...More

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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$95 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Price range
US$95 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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karen m
29 January 2018|
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Response from TeamImperial | Property representative |
Hi Karen, Thank you for your interest. If you visit our website there are 2 separate rates available. One includes breakfast and the other is Room Only. Alternatively you can give us a call on 02492435 and we can go... More
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Arleen W
11 April 2017|
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Response from SueMillgateMasham | Reviewed this property |
This would be a really excellent choice as it is in the centre of town and is a super small friendly ,clean hotel. The staff and owners are lovely and go out of their way to make your stay memorable. I wouldn't stop anywhere... More
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Arleen W
11 April 2017|
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Response from TeamImperial | Property representative |
Hi Arleen, we are on the Main St in Youghal so approximately a 2 minute drive off the main Waterford to Cork road. If we can help with anything else please get in touch. Best wishes, Emma
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"If you don't like carting luggage up several flights of stairs choose to stay on the first floor."
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"Reception carried luggage to the top floor for us."
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"We had rooms to the front and did not experience any noise levels other than the street sweeper each morning..."
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"Don't even try to make the 4th floor ( no lift )"
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