Athenaeum House Hotel


Athenaeum House Hotel, Waterford

Boutique Hotel Accommodation Overlooking Waterford City

Athenaeum House Hotel is a 17th Century Georgian House which has been lovingly restored to a boutique style hotel. Located in 6 acres of parkland overlooking Waterford City, Athenaeum House has the best of both worlds - a peaceful country setting yet only minutes walk from the bustling Waterford City.

The bedrooms each have their own individual design and are the ultimate in comfort with everything you would expect from luxury boutique hotel accommodation.

Athenaeum House is elegant and chic and is perfect for your Waterford City break. Visit the newly opened House of Waterford Crystal or play golf at one of the many famous courses in the South East - Mount Juliet, Faithlegg and Tramore are all within an easy drive.

What guests like about Athenaeum House

  • Award winning restaurant: Zak’s Restaurant, 1 AA Rosette
  • Resident pianist in Zaks on Friday & Saturday nights
  • Splendid hotel setting amidst 6 acres of parkland on the banks of the River Suir
  • Suites have splendid views of the River Suir and Waterford City
  • House of Waterford Crystal is a short distance away
  • Your Manor House Hotels Gift Card can be redeemed at Athenaeum House Hotel

Your Accommodation 

Classic boutique accommodation in Waterford

Athenaeum House has 29 classic guest rooms including 4 luxury suites. The 25 executive rooms are all uniquely named after a famous writer, artist, musician or inventor. Ask for your favourite ... the John Lennon room or the James Joyce room maybe?

Suites have either a Jacuzzi bath or a classic cast iron bath and separate shower. Each suite also has a splendid view of the River Suir and Waterford City.

Your Dining Options

Fine dining overlooking Waterford City

Zak's Restaurant offers a blend of both Irish and continental dishes complemented by a worldwide selection of wines and champagnes.

Our resident pianist on Friday and Saturday nights creates a relaxed atmosphere in Zaks.

Read lovely review of Zaks by Paola Tullio, Irish Independent, 6 Oct 2012 Click to read

Your Activity Choices

House of Waterford Crystal

House of Waterford Crystal is a must visit. Take the Guided Factory Tour and witness all aspects of the production of this world renowned crystal.

Golf in the South East

For your golfing holiday in the South East, choose from Mount Juliet Golf & Country Club, Waterford Golf Club, Faithlegg Golf Club, Tramore Golf Club, Waterford Castle Golf Club and Dunmore East Golf Club. As a guest of Athenaeum House, we can assist with booking your tee times and with preferential rates.

Stan Power

Your Host: Mr. Stan Power

Athenaeum House Hotel
Christendom, Co. Waterford

T: +353 1 2958900


GPS: N 52 deg 15.38 W 7 deg 5.52

Essential facts

Wifi Internet Access Available

no. of rooms: 29

Rates: From € 45

Credit cards: Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Diners Club

Check-in/out: 12 noon. Earliest check-in, 3pm

Facilities / Amenities

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