Get an overview of this hotel3-star guesthouse with restaurant and coffee shop/café

Popular property highlights

Free parking
Pets allowed
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities


Located in the heart of Waterville, this guesthouse is within a 10-minute walk of The Story of Waterville Cable Station Exhibition and Waterville Beach. Skellig Bay Golf Club and Eightercua Stone Row are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Property Features

This guesthouse features a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include an outdoor tennis court, concierge services, and dry cleaning.

Room Amenities

All 10 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Guests can enjoy fireplaces, and other standard amenities include dining areas, room service, and Egyptian cotton sheets.

Guest House Amenities

Guest House Amenities

Dining options at the guesthouse include a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and an area shuttle. This Waterville guesthouse also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and a garden. Concierge services and limo/town car service can be provided. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Old Cable Historic House has designated areas for smoking.

  • Express check-in 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Total number of rooms - 10 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Separate dining area  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Fireplace 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
  • Separate bedroom 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 8 AM and 9:30 AM.

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in seafood and serves breakfast and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the guesthouse include an outdoor tennis court.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Guest House Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR €20 per pet, per day
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
Please note children 11 and under are only permitted in the "Family Room, Private Bathroom" room type. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 120 each way. per vehicle (one way)
  • Pet fee: EUR €20 per pet, per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Guest house Name

  • Old Cable
  • Old Cable Historic House
  • Old Cable Historic House B&B
  • Old Cable Historic House B&B Waterville
  • Old Cable Historic House Waterville
  • Old Cable House
  • Old Cable Historic Waterville
  • Old Cable Historic

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property is a registered Historic House within the meaning of the Irish Tourist Traffic Acts.

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