Hotels Near House of Waterford Crystal

Waterford Crystal is one of the best known brands in Ireland and has also helped make the area of Waterford become well known around the world. The House of Waterford Crystal is located in Waterford Town and only a 3 minute drive or 15 minute walk from Treacys Hotel Waterford. Stay at Treacys Hotel Waterford and you can explore everything that the town of Waterford has to offer such as shops, restaurants, pubs and attractions such as House of Waterford Crystal. After you spend your day exploring Waterford City, you can return to Treacys Hotel Waterford and relax and unwind in one of our spacious and comfortable rooms. During your stay at Treacys Hotel Waterford, you can wine and dine in Crokers Restaurant or Timbertoes Bar while you will also have access to our leisure centre and beauty spa. Book your stay at Treacys Hotel Waterford direct on our site today to find the best rates and offers for your break in Waterford.

House of Waterford Crystal is a popular attraction in Waterford City as it offers fantastic guided tours of the Waterford Crystal factory and the processes that Waterford Crystal use to create their products. Waterford Crystal is one of the few companies today, which still practises the ancient craft of mould making. During the tour, you will also see the blowing room where there is the heady mix of heat, noise and bustling activity that makes this experience all the more breath-taking as you edge closer to the 1400 degreese Celsius furnace. In front of your eyes, you will see red-hot molten crystal take shape, in a miracle of light, heat and skill. Waterford Crystal craftsmen are meticulous and you can watch as they transform glowing balls of molten crystal into elegant shapes with skills that have made two hundred years of perfection. Towards the end of the tour, you will witness talented Waterford Crystal master sculptors sculpt unique and beautiful objects which can take them weeks or months to complete and perfect. The House of Waterford Crystal also has a retail shop and café on site.

 

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“This is the best hotel in Waterford and the staff and food are really great. Music to suit all ages every night. The Viking Triangle is worth a visit. Don't forget the wonderful House of Waterford Crystal which is just a few minutes walk away.”