The Athenaeum House Hotel is located on the banks of the River Suir, overlooking Waterford city in the South-East of the Ireland. Founded by the Vikings in the 9th century, Waterford is considered to be Ireland’s oldest city which makes it a prime location to visit on your journey through Ireland’s Ancient East.

Viking Triangle | City Centre, Co. Waterford

The Viking Triangle is Waterford’s cultural and historic quarter. Here you can you experience numerous different cultural attractions and take in the atmosphere of the narrow streets where the Vikings would have walked centuries before.

Waterford’s Medieval Museum

Medieval Museum | City Centre, Co. Waterford

Discover Waterford’s medieval history by visiting the museum where you can see items from the latter Medieval Ages.

Tramore | Co. Waterford

The seaside town of Tramore is only a 20 minute drive away from our hotel. In the sunny South-East of the country Tramore has activities for all age groups. For the adults why not enjoy the many restaurants and the vibrant nightlife. If you are looking for activities for the kids then head down to the beach or for some indoor fun visit the family adventure centre.