Dooley's City Centre Hotel, Waterford

Waterford City - A Cultural Destination

Welcome to our 3rd generation family run hotel which started its life with eight bedrooms, a range that burnt turf and 8 cups with no handles! Our city centre hotel in Waterford has transformed itself into a 112 bedroom hotel with a large conference and banqueting suite.

The shopping, sightseeing and business districts are a stone’s throw from our Waterford City Centre Hotel which boasts views of the River Suir.

The hotel is across the road from Waterford Bus Station, 5 minutes walk to the train station and less than 10km to Waterford Airport, with direct daily flights to & from London Luton.
Waterford City is connected to Dublin City and Airport via to M9 motorway and is less than a 2 hour drive.

The Darrer Family have welcomed guests to Ireland’s Oldest City (celebrating 1,100 years) for nearly 70 years, and is a first choice location for Corporate and Leisure Guests, Conferences, Weddings, or just a short breakaway. 


Let our friendly team help you discover all that Waterford has to offer including the world famous Waterford Crystal, the stunning Mount Congreve Gardens and the new Viking Triangle Cultural Area of Waterford City. 


Dooley's Hotel, Waterford proudly supports The South Easts bid to become European Capital of Culture in 2020 and is also delighted to be part of Ireland's Ancient East.


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