Viking Hotel Waterford
On the fringe of Waterford city

Welcome back

Dear friends and guests,

We hope this message finds you and your family safe and well. With a great feeling of excitement, our devoted team are delighted to be able to welcome back all guests to our hotel. We appreciate that so much has changed but rest assured we are following all the necessary guidelines to ensure you enjoy a safe and comfortable stay.

We are delighted to be back open in our Wooden Pestle Restaurant & Bar for indoor dining. We are still very aware of the current situation regarding safety so we will be requiring vaccination certificates and ID to ensure we have everyone’s safety in mind.

We would like to thank you for your continued support, wishing you an enjoyable time at Viking Hotel Waterford.

Karen Dollery

General Manager

Safety Charter

Viking Hotel Waterford

Hospitality at its best

Viking Hotel is located 4km from Waterford city centre and just 3km from the M9 motorway. The hotel offers a perfect base for both business and leisure guests.

The Viking hotel has ample free car parking available; and offers a super choice of meeting and conference rooms and can cater for up to 80 delegates. Wi-Fi is complimentary throughout the hotel. The Wooden Pestle Bar & Restaurant has a great atmosphere and is enjoyed by residents and locals alike with live music on Saturday nights. The Wooden Pestle offers sumptuous dishes from carvery lunch and light snacks to an evening meal.

As the hotel is in such close proximity to The Waterford Greenway, there is secure storage available for guests’ bicycles. 

Helping Keep You Safe

We are operating within very strict guidelines from the HSE and Fáilte Ireland and we would ask you to please be respectful of our teams as they are obliged to comply with these regulations to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone.

  • Face coverings must be worn at all times when in the public areas of the property, the only exception is when seated at your table.
  • Food & beverage facilities must be cleared of all patrons by 11:30pm.
  • No live music is allowed.
  • We are operating tables with the physical distancing of 1 metre, all tables must be pre-booked and the max time allowed is 105 minutes.
  • Maximum number of people per table as outlined in the guidelines.

Read Failte Ireland’s entire list of protocols.

Thank you for your support and co-operation. Please keep safe and we look forward to welcoming you back.

Read more about our efforts to help you ‘Stay Safe’.

Nearby Attractions

So much to see

The historic city of Waterford city has a unique atmosphere blending traditional charm with modern innovation. Ireland’s oldest city, wander through the narrow streets of this former Viking settlement, visit fantastic attractions and incredible shopping by day and fantastic food and a vibrant nightlife in the evening.

The Waterford Greenway is a spectacular 46km off-road cycling and walking trail along an old railway line between Waterford and Dungarvan. Enjoy a beautiful, scenic journey across three tall viaducts from the river to the sea. You can begin your Greenway Journey from WIT Campus, just 4km away, where you can also rent bikes. However, if you wish to bring your bikes, we can store them securely at the hotel for you during your stay.

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Fun Family Breaks

Enjoy cycling the famous Waterford Greenway nearby, or a leisurely stroll along Tramore’s Blue Flag Beach only 15 minutes away.

Built For Corporate

We are here for all your business needs. Our Corporate Club and exclusive corporate offers help make your meetings enjoyable and productive.

The Wooden Pestle

Restaurant & Bar

Following a €1 million investment, The Wooden Pestle Bar & Restaurant has been unveiled! With a brand-new contemporary look and a fresh, new tasty menu it is proving to be very popular with guests and locals alike. The bar serves premium spirits, hip cocktails and craft beers! Come and check it out!

Viking Hotel Waterford businessman checking in at reception


Where loyalty is royalty

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Hotel Gift Vouchers

Easy for you and them!

Viking Hotel Gift Vouchers can be used for overnight stays, family breaks or delicious meals in The Wooden Pestle Restaurant.

Viking Hotel Gallery

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