Talbot Hotel Carlow

Portlaoise Road, Carlow, Ireland  show map
 4 stars
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Talbot Hotel Carlow

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Jogging track

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Turkish bath

Reflex massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

The deluxe Talbot Hotel Carlow is a 4-star property set next to County Carlow Military Museum and Delta Sensory Gardens. The hotel was opened in 2005 and remains an example of Liberty architecture in Carlow ever since.

Located in an entertainment area with pubs, restaurants and coffee shops, guests will see why Talbot Hotel Carlow is admired by many tourists. 72 km to Dublin.

Guests can reach Talbot Hotel Carlow by car from Waterford airport in 75 minutes.

Rooms

Non-smoking guestrooms are outfitted in standard décor. Some rooms at Talbot Hotel Carlow have a view over the countryside. Guests have access to a closet, free Wi-Fi, ironing facilities, TV with satellite channels and a private toilet available in each room.

Eat & Drink

Residents can sample fresh meals of local cuisine at the onsite restaurant. There is an onsite Corries bar to relax in.

Services

The on-site comforts include a convenience store, free private parking and an elevator.

Relax

Reflex massage, beauty therapy and Turkish steam bath will ensure guests a relaxing stay. Guests can keep fit with a jogging track, a gym and aerobics classes offered on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   84.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Vending machines
  • Drugstore/Pharmacy
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Ice machine

Sports & Fitness

  • Bowling
  • Jogging track
  • Aerobics

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Doctor on call
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Package/Parcel services
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Fine dining
  • Lobby bar
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Game room
  • DVDs/Videos for children
  • Paid kids club
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Ballroom
  • Entertainment
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Separate tub and shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  4 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Portlaoise Road, Carlow, Ireland

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City Center
  • Carlow
    15.5 km
Airports
  • Waterford (WAT)
    73.9 km
  • Dublin (DUB)
    79.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    84

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Talbot Hotel Carlow Carlow location
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        Hotel Address:

        Portlaoise Road, Carlow, Ireland

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Carlow
          15.5 km
        Airports
        • Waterford (WAT)
          73.9 km
        • Dublin (DUB)
          79.4 km
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  4 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          84

        Hotel Awards

        IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCarlowTalbot Hotel Carlow

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best 4 Star Hotels in Ireland

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        Talbot Hotel Carlow Location

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        What's nearby

        Places of interest

        • Methodist Church - 900 m
        • St. Clare's Roman Catholic Church - 1.0 km
        • St. Mary's Church of Ireland - 1.1 km
        • Saint Mary's Church of Ireland - 1.1 km
        • St. Dympna's Hospital - 1.2 km
        • Carlow Cathedral Parish Office - 1.3 km
        • Arles Parish - 1.6 km

        Sport related

        • Barrowline Cruisers Ltd - 1.6 km
        • Barrow Line Cruisers - 1.6 km

        Shopping areas

        • County Carlow Military Museum - 1.0 km
        • Carlow Farmer's Market - 1.4 km

        Amusement

        • Marini R Filiberto - 1.3 km
        • bigjohnskaraoke - 1.6 km

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Croppies Grave - 800 m
        • Graiguecullen Bridge - 1.0 km
        • Carlow Castle - 1.1 km
        • Capuchin Friary Carlow - 1.1 km
        • Carlow Cathedral - 1.3 km
        • Liberty Tree - 1.4 km
        • Carlow Micro Brewery - 1.4 km

        Museums

        • Carlow Town Park - 900 m

        Universities, Institutes

        • Saint Dympna's Hospital - 1.2 km

        Business areas

        • Fairgreen Shopping Centre - 1.6 km

        Golf courses and Country clubs

        • The Dome Family Entertainment Centre - 100 m

        Public parking

        • Carlow Courthouse - 1.1 km
        • Carlow Town Hall - 1.1 km
        • The Assembly Rooms - 1.1 km
        • Carlow Central (County) Library - 1.3 km
        • Carlow College - 1.3 km
        • Tourist Office Carlow - 1.3 km

        Local attractions

        • Altamont Gardens - 14.2 km
          Altamont, Tullow
        • Athy Heritage Centre-Museum - 16.5 km
          Emily Square, Athy

        Near the hotel

        • County Carlow Military Museum - 1.1 km
          Athy Road, Carlow
        • Carlow County Museum - 1.3 km
          College Street, Carlow
        • Delta Sensory Gardens - 1.2 km
          Strawhall industrial estate, Carlow
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  4 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          84

        Hotel Awards

        IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCarlowTalbot Hotel Carlow

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best 4 Star Hotels in Ireland

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        Talbot Hotel Carlow Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Talbot Hotel Carlow

        Average guest rating

        8.0out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 98 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Single
          7.4

          location for visiting relatives nearby.close to town.countryside right on door step.good friendly staff.

          over priced.not enough staff in bar area.staff very good,but over worked.no drinks fridge in room.

        • Single
          6.2

          Breakfast and bar are good. The pool and fitness are great. Close to shopping mall.

          The rooms were big, but the older carpets give a little bit a bad (ans smelly) impression.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          Staff were pro-active, always ready to serve - didn't wait to be asked for help.

        • Single
          7.4

          Great staff.

          Not a complaint but there are no signs for the stairs on the upper floors.

        • Group of friends
          9.2

          The bar staff very polite , all staff very polite , well done. only critisim towels very skimpy, over all very pleasant. keep up the good work. Joe Hutton.

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Asked for an Irish coffee at the bar on the Sunday evening after a day out and was told they had no cream....the next day we ordered an irish coffee...the worst I have ever had...sent it back once and it came back just the same...an irish coffee should be black and white...both ours looked like muddy water....absolutely dreadful

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Staff were very helpful, room was lovely and big.

        • Older travelers
          6.2

          Not enough bar facilities for residents when a function is being held. The Bistro ought to be separate as it can be very noisy when the bar is full and chairs from the eating area are removed by quests to be taken into the bar.

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          There was not much to do. We went bowling and went to the town but not many shops.

          The double bed was very small for me and my partner. He had to sleep in the dingle bs as there was a dip in the middle of the bed that one turn and you fell into it. Mattress was very hard and uncomfortable.

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Nice Hotel. Rooms clean and well kept. Excellent food and service. Staff very efficient and helpful. Would definitely recommend this hotel

          A lot of steps at the main front entrance therefore wheel chair users have to use alternative entrance.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          We had requested an early check in as we were attending a wedding and the hotel had the room ready when we arrived. The check in was quick & efficient leaving us plenty of time to get ready.

        • Group of friends
          9.6

          We stayed at the talbot on sat 11th june. Really enjoyed our stay. Staff excellent, bar food very good, rooms spacious and very clean. Would stay here again.

          Hotel is a bit outside the town but not a problem as we got a taxi into town centre (10 euro for 4 people). Strong smell of smoke in hotel corridors.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          very good accomidation and room were lovely just a bit far out of town to walk.

        • Family with children
          8.8

          On the 1st floor there's a bigger area for people to relax and take time out from the bar,there was 16 adults and 7 children so thanks god we had that space because there was an a guitar player there and the kids wanted to run around

          We stayed on the 1st floor and there was a weird smell in the corridors

        • Single
          10.0

          The staff were probably the best I've experienced in a hotel for a long time. I use hotels regularly through work and have never had a more helpful and positive staff over the two day stay.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Talbot Hotel Carlow Carlow location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Portlaoise Road, Carlow, Ireland

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Carlow
          15.5 km
        Airports
        • Waterford (WAT)
          73.9 km
        • Dublin (DUB)
          79.4 km
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  4 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          84

        Hotel Awards

        IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCarlowTalbot Hotel Carlow

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best 4 Star Hotels in Ireland

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