Welcome to Talbot Hotel Clonmel
On behalf of all staff I would like to welcome you to the hotel and I hope that you enjoy your stay with us.
For your comfort during your stay we have the following items available for your use:
- Dental Kit
- Sewing Kit
- Shaving Kit
- Vanity Kit
- Mobile Phone Charger
- Extra duvets, blankets and pillows
Should you require any of these services please dial"0* and our Guest Services will be delighted to assist you.
Thank you for choosing our hotel while staying in Clonmel. If we can be of any assistance during your stay please contact any member of the team who will be delighted to help.
All Guest Services at the touch of a button
Press "0" and the service is yours!
It has been a long day and all you want is room service, shirt pressed and a wake up call. The idea of calling three different people to get what you need seems exhausting.
Here at Talbot Hotel Clonmel we provide all these services at a tounch of a button. we provide to you Guest Services:
You can reach all of the following services immediately by dialling "0" from your phone:
- Information/Concierge for special requests and information on local events
- Room Service to order meals to your room
- Wake Up Call
- Housekeeping if you require any extra towels, duvet, tea, coffee facilities
Your requests are being handled 24 hours a day. Our well trained staff are here to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable.
The following A-Z information is provided for your convenience and comfort, please do not hesitate to contact Guest Services if you require any additional information.
The Nearest airport is Cork Airport, for details on flights please visit www.daa.ie or contact Guest Servises for assistance
Monday to Friday from 7.00am -10.00am
Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays from 7.30am -11.00am
To enjoy your breakfast, we have two options for you to choose from:
1. Choose to have your breakfast in Howard's Restaurant
2. By Room Service delivered directly to your room where a tray charge of €5 per person applies
* It is important that you fill in the breakfast menu card located on the inside of your bedroom door, this is where you choose your preferred breakfast option.
* Your breakfast menu card then needs to be placed outside your bedroom door by 9.00pm the night before. Forgetting to do this the night before will result in delayed service the following morning.
Our business centre is available 24 hours a day. It is located opposite the Reception desk in the main lobby. Photocopying and document printing is available on request(charge 15c for black and white and 35c for colour).
For more information please contact Guest Services
Check in Time
Check in time is from 3.00pm daily
On the day of departure, you may stay in the room until 12noon. Should you require to extend your stay, please contact Guest Services in advance. Late check out is subject to availabilitly.
For more information and directions to local churches, please contact Guest Services.
For concierge requirements please contact Guest Services. We will assist you in making bookings for attractions, restaurants, flight changes, sightseeing tours, car rentals etc. Details of public transport and sights of Clonmel are available.
We accept all major Credit Cards.
Resident guests can exchange the majority of foreign currencies at the local banks or post office. List of banks and post offices are available at reception.
We can arrange an appointment with our local doctor if required. Please contact guest services.
In case of an emergency please dial"0" for immediate assistance.
A fire emergency plan is posted on your bedroom door. An illiminated sign indicates all emergency exits. Please use the emergency exits in case of emergency only.
The facility is available if you are paying by credit card. We highly recommend to prepay your stay upon arrival. For further information please contact guest services.
Can be organised through guest services.
Available on request
In case of an emergency or a fire please dial"0" and indicate your location. If there is a fire, guests will be warned by ringing of the general alarm bell. A plan indicating the nearest exit to your oom is detailed on the back of your bedroom door. For your safety, the fire alarm bells are tested weekly in co-operation with the municipal authorities. Please hand the red emergency assistance card outside your bedroom door if you require any help in leaving the building IN CASE of emergency.
For 24 hour guest services please dial "0"
A hairdryer is available in your bedroom.
Our housekeeping service will be happy to assist you in matters regarding your comfort and convenience.
If you require extra towels, linen or amenities please contact guest services.
Room servicing is suspended until further notice, however should you require any further assistance please contact guest services.
In the interest of health & safety and for your protection we would kindly request that guests leave all used linen & rubbish outside the bedroom door for collection in the bags provided.
Should you have any queries regarding this self-service linen change, please contact guest services by dialling "0".
Ice is available for collection from The Wheat Bar or through room service.
Please contact guest services for assistance.
Complimentary Wi-Fi access is available throughout the hotel. Please contact guest services if you have difficulties in connecting to our network.
An iron and ironing board is available in the wardrobe of your bedroom.
For laundry service please contact guest services.
Laundry bags and lists are provided in your room. Clothing should always be accompanied by an itemied list.
Please complete and sign the list and place in the laundry bag.
The laundry is accepted on the understanding that the hotel cannot be held responsible for the laundry process and for any items unclaimed after one month from date of receipt. Any claim concerning the finished articles must be reported and accompanied by the list within 24 hours. Our liability for loss or damage wil not exceed 5 times the cost of laundering the item in question.
Items received before 9.00am will be returned the same day from Monday to Friday, there is no laundry service on Saturday or Sunday.
Please note laundry service is provided by an external supplier.
In order to make the lights and television work, please put your key card in the slot which is located next to the main door. Once the key card is inserted in the slot the lights will switch on automatically.
Lights can be controlled from the switches provided next to the bathroom door and bed.
For more information on how to operate the television please see the television section.
Clonmel, the vibrant commercial hub of County Tipperary, is a bustling centre for business, sport, wellness activities, the arts, culture and rich heritage.
The unique points of interest must be the diversity of business, and other enthusiastice interests today, particularly the wide choice of retail on offer to the curious visitor, combined with the stunning backdrp of the foothills of the Comeragh Mountains, all kissed by the passing beauty of the River Suir.
The Rock of Cashel
Cashel is only a 20 minute drive from Talbot Hotel Clonmel and is well known for the ‘Rock of Cashel’. This was the former home of the high kings of Ireland and later an impressive cathedral-fortress. Although technically in ruins the structures themselves are still standing, including the monumental church and a number if intricately carved stone high crosses.
There's an audio-visual presentation as well (as with most Irish heritage sights) for those who like that kind of thing.
Cahir Castle & Swiss Cottage
Cahir town is only a 10 minute drive from Clonmel and is well worth a visit with the family for a day excursion. Cahir Castle is a very well preserved Norman Castle and also the "Swiss cottage", which is a most interesting hunting lodge used by the local gentry before it was delightfully restored. A riverside walk from Cahir castle to the Swiss cottage is a great way to get a little exercise when on holiday. While on your family holiday at the Clonmel Park Hotel this should definitely be on your to do list. Please note admission to these National Heritage sights are free on the first Wednesday of the month.
St. Patrick's Well
Only a 5 minute drive from Talbot Hotel Clonmel is the beautiful ‘St. Patricks Well’. This is another to do item while on your family holiday at Talbot Hotel Clonmel. It is open 365 days a year and entry is free of charge.
With free admission The County Musemn delivers award winning educational programmes for all ages throughout the year. It's temporary and permanent galleries exhibit significant and rare local artefacts which tell the history and heritage of South Tipperary.
Marlfield Lake is a wild bird sanctuary located to the south west of Clonmel and just north of the village of Marlfield. Covering some six hectares in size, the late is man-made, having been developed by Stephen Moore in the late 1700s from a swamp. It supports a large population of water birds including swans, mallard duck, coots and herons. The birds are in fact quite tame and will approach visitors waiting for food to be thrown to them. Since it's designation as a wildfowl conservacy, the stock of wildfowl has increased and the lake is now a recognized breeding place for several species of birds.
Located in Carrick on Suir, this manor house was built in the 16th Century fronts a larger complex dating from the 14th century, Thomas Butler, the 10th Earl of Ormond added the "new" north range which became known as the Manor House to the existing buildings. They follow a typical manor house layout which includes a magnificent long gallery. Perhaps the most outstanding feature of the house is the decorative plasterwork which provides the finest of early examples in Ireland.
Tel: 051 640787 www.heritageireland.ie
This is a beautiful mixed woodland that lies close to the Glenary River, a tributary of the River Suir. The main feature of this site is the ruins of the castle that gives that forest it's name. It is just 500m from the car park down a mixed woodland trail that leads to the river. It is believed to have been built at some stage during the 1800's by the Carey family, who were local schoolmasters in the Clonmel area.
South Tippeary Arts Centre
South Tipperary Arts Centre opened its doors in Clonmel Co. Tipperary in 1996. Since it's inception the Arts Centre has been the main arts provider for the South Tipperary region, serving a population in the region of 100,000. The centre programmes a mixture of arts and cultural events including local, national and international visual arts, performing arts, music and literature.
The Main Guard
The Main Guard is a beautiful 17th century building which sits in the very centre of Clonmel. Built in 1675 by the Duke of Ormond as a courthouse, it has had a long history. In 1810 shops were built in the ground floor. The Office of Public works began painstaking renovations in the 1990's. Aftern 10 years it was finally re-opened to the publinc with the open arches again a feature of the streetscape.
For more information on local attractions please visit www.clonmel.ie
Lost and Found
In the event of belongings being lost or mislaid please contact guest services for assistance. The hotel is not responsible for items being left in the room. If you wish to leave your valuable items in the safety deposit box, please contact guest services.
For luggage collection and storage please contact guest services.
There are free movie channels in all rooms.
Please refere to TELEVISION for the list of channels.
Family Cine Club featuring popular family movies is available on Channel 16 during school holidays and midterm breaks from 8.00pm each evening.
Car parking is free of charge for all guests. Cars are parked at owners' risk.
Universal USB charging port is located above the writing desk.
McCauley's Pharmacy, Poppyfields Retail Park 052 61 84060
Mulligans Pharmacy, Western Road 052 61 84758
Photocopying and document printing is available on request (charge 15c for black and white and 35c for colour).
Our reception is located in the hotel lobby and is manned 24 hours a day.
For special requirements please contact guest services.
Our room service operates 24 hours each day offering a variety of dishes. To place an order please contact guest services.
To ensure your complete safisfaction, we ask that you allow 30-40 minutes delivery time.
Dishes distinctly marked with (24) are available 24 hours per day.
To view the Room Service menu please click here
Safety Deposit Boxes
Available free of charge at the reception desk. The hotel does not take any responsibility for any items left in your room.
Available on request. For more information please contact guest services.
Special sockets for electric shavers are found in your bathroom. If required our guest services with provide you with a shaver kit.
Talbot Hotel Clonmel is a non - smoking hotel. If you decide to smoke in your room please note that €150.00 cleaning fee will be added to your final bill on check out.
You may use DESIGNATED smoking areas which are located around the hotel.
"Ecospa" at Talbot Hotel Clonmel is a superior retreat where we anticipate your every need and surpass your expectations. From the minute you enter "Ecospa" you will be taken on a journey that has been created only for you. The "Ecospa" menu has been created to bring balance and wellness to work in synergy with the skin, body & mind.
Relax unwind and rejuvenate at "Ecospa" by indulging in one our signature treatments or simply call in for all your standard beauty requirements and enjoy the calming surrounds of County Tipperary's only destination spa.
To view the Ecospa Brochure Click Here
To contact the Ecospa dial "409"from your bedroom.
There are stairs on each floor of the hotel.
Please only use the emergency stairs in case of emergency.
The swimming pool is located in the hotel leisure club, pre booking of swim times is essential to secure your preferred time.
Please call the leisure club on "433" to pre book your swim time.
Monday - Friday: 5.30am - 9.30pm
Saturday: 8.00am - 8.00pm
Bank Holidays: 8.00am - 8.00pm
Please contact guest services to arrange a taxi.
Please contact guest services to avail of this service.
For an outside line dial"9", followed by your number.
For internation calls dial"9" followed by 00 and the country code.
Calls charged per minute as follows:
- Freephone €1.00 per minute
- Local Call €0.85 per minute
- Irish Mobile €1.75 per minute
- UK €2.25 per minute
- Rest of Europe €2.25 per minute
- Australia €4.00 per minute
- Asia €4.00 per minute
- Middle East €4.00 per minute
- Africa €4.00 per minute
- North America €2.25 per minute
- South America €4.00 per minute
- Rest of World €6.00 per minute
In order to make the TV work, please insert your key card in the slot next to the main door.
To turn the TV on, please point the remote control towards the TV and PRESS the "ON" button LOCATED BELOW THE NUMBER "9".
***Please ensure to logout of any online subscriptions on the television before departure as Talbot Hotel Clonmel is not responsible for any activity on your account in the event that you do not logout.
If you require further assistance please contact guest services
- Channel 1 RTE 1 *Channel 2 RTE 2
- Channel 3 TV3 * Channel 4 TG4
- Channel 5 BBC1 * Channel 6 BBC2
- Channel 7 UTV * Channel 8 ITV2
- Channel 9 ITV3 * Channel 10 CBBC
- Channel 11 SKY NEWS * Channel 12 ITV 4
- Channel 13 ITV3+1 *Channel 14 Radio TIPP FM
- Channel 15 FILM 4 * Channel 16 FAMILY CINE CLUB
The Wheat Bar
Located on the ground floor. The extensive bar menu offers a wide range of dining options matched with an extensive list of wines by the glass. Scrumptious snacks, light bites and hearty dishes are all served throughout the day.
Due to limited number of seats, we encourage pre booking.
For more information contact guest services.
- Wheat Bar Breakfast & Brunch is served daily: Monday to Sunday from 9.00am to 12noon
- Wheat Bar Lunch is served daily: Monday to Sunday from 12.30pm to 5.00pm
- Wheat Bar Bistro Evening Meals are served daily: Monday to Sunday from 5.00pm -9.00pm
The Wheat Bar Bistro, which is part of our main bar, offers a unique dining experience offering a wide variety of light bites and hearty dishes from salads and steaks to pasta and pizzas.
Wake up Call
You can order a wake up call by contacting guest services on "0".