In the heart of Carlow
Part of Ireland’s Ancient East
Carlow is home to plenty of history as well as fairy tales. Medieval castles, artefacts, and large country houses are here for you to discover on your journeys while staying at the Woodford Dolmen.
Surrounding our Carlow hotel are the Killeshin Hills and the River Barrow, that provides us with our stunning grounds and pleasant views for you to explore.
Our tranquil setting, just off the M9 can be reached in 50 minutes from Dublin Airport, just over one hour from Dublin city centre, 50 minutes from Waterford, and less than 30 minutes from Kilkenny. Carlow Train Station is less than a 5-minute taxi ride.
Driving Directions From Carlow Town
- Exit Carlow town via Mortarstown Upper/Kilkenny Road (R448).
- Shortly after you pass the Institute of Technology (on your left) you will come to a mini roundabout.
- Go straight through the mini roundabout, staying on the R448.
- After approx. 1.6km you will see our hotel on your right.
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Carlow Close Up
An Insiders view of Carlow
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