Family Rooms

Family Rooms

The Tower Hotel is a family friendly hotel and welcomes children of all ages making it an ideal Family Friendly Hotel in Waterford City. The hotel offers excellent facilities for families including our family friendly restaurants with a healthy kids menu, full use of the leisure centre with children's pool, DVD players on request and of course friendly and experienced staff. We also offer a babysitting service and this must be pre-arranged with the hotel.

All rooms offer fresh crisp linen and the softest pillows and duvets to ensure a great night’s sleep. Amenities include Tea/Coffee making facilities, Multi-Channel TV, Direct Dial Telephone and Complimentary Wireless Internet Access WIFI and Free Parking

Standard Family Rooms

Tower Hotel offers a number of standard family rooms. These rooms are approx 18 square metres, comfortably accommodating up to 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults. These newly refurbished rooms are contemporary with comfortable interiors perfect for a family break. All rooms have a double bed and a single bed and an extra bed.

Standard Bunk Rooms (Just 2!)

Tower Hotel has two newly refurbished standard family rooms which has a bunk bed. These rooms are approx 18 square metres, comfortably accommodating up to 2 adults and 3 children or 3 adults. These rooms are modern with comfortable interior perfect for a family break. All rooms have a double bed and a single/double bunk bed.

Superior Family Rooms

We offer a limited number of large superior rooms for families. These rooms are approx 36 square metres, comfortably accommodating up to 2 adults and 3 children or 4 adults. These spacious rooms consist of two Queen sized beds and one single bed with ample space to provide cots once prearranged with reservations.

These rooms are equipped with lots of little extras to make travelling with children as stress free as possible. These amenities include a step to assist little ones when brushing their teeth, a clothes line in the bathroom to dry all your swim wear, and a mini fridge to keep baby bottles chilled.

Double Single Rooms

These are spacious rooms with one double bed and one single bed. These rooms can accommodate up to three adults or two adults, one child & one infant in a travel cot. Cots are available on request.


The Tower Hotel offers a small number of interconnecting rooms. These rooms allow families extra space and privacy. Both rooms are ensuite (one bathroom and one wet room) and have a connecting door to each room and additional space to provide a cot if needed. These rooms are the perfect choice for families travelling with young children who need to get an early night, allowing you close proximity, but your own space to watch television, read a book, surf the net or even get an early night yourself. Please note that the Interconnecting rooms must be booked directly with the hotel.

The Luke Wadding Family Suite

We offer one Family Suite on the first floor of the hotel, The Luke Wadding Suite. This room consists of a Queen Size Bed and a sofa bed in the living area.

A cot can be prearranged with reservations. This room is a luxurious spacious room overlooking the river Suir and Waterford Marina. Early booking for this room is strongly advised.


Leisure Centre

All our guests have access to our fully supervised Leisure Centre facilities, which include a gym, a modern 20-metre deck level pool with dedicated swim only lanes for those interested in practising their lenghts, a children's pool, a jacuzzi, a steam room, and a sauna. A number of classes are also available at our Leisure Centre, including aqua aerobics, parent toddler swimming lessons and adult and children's swimming lessons. Our professional and friendly Leisure Centre staff will be happy to assist you and answer your queries. 

Download our Guest Directory, an A-Z Guide of all the services we provide for our guests here at the Tower Hotel

Kids Activities

We can offer a babysitting service, which must be booked in advance with our reservations department. The fee is payable directly.

The hotel is located close to the People Park, approx 5 minutes walk and here you will find an extensive playing area for children of all ages plus large green areas for kicking football or just relaxing with a picnic.

There are excellent Family Friendly attractions in the area catering for children of all ages. See our guide to Family Friendly Things to Do.