|location. the fitzwilton hotel is a contemporary riverside property boasting a sleek interior hung with modern art, and overlooking the dominican friary. It is located two kilometres from the home of waterford crystal and 90 kilometres from cork international airport, which takes approximately 90 minutes to reach by car.
hotel features. the fitzwilton hotel, boasts a sleek, contemporary interior hung with modern art, and offers complimentary wireless internet access throughout. There is a 24 hour front desk with concierge services, and a contemporary bar where guests can relax with a light snack and a drink, while other practical amenities include nearby parking and laundry facilities.
there are two dining options: dish is an elegant, modern restaurant serving traditional irish and international dishes made from local produce, and the aqua bar is a contemporary design bar combining wood and leather decor, offering traditional irish bar food from snacks to light meals.
guestrooms. the 91 guestrooms, over five floors, feature contemporary decor in autumnal tones. All include plasma screen satellite television, wireless internet access, direct dial phones, coffee and tea makers, hair dryers and desks.
expert tip. waterford's city walls, one kilometre away, were built by the vikings and later extended in the 12th century by king john. The remains include reginal's tower, built by the normans, which is now ireland's oldest standing building in continuing use.