Maldron Hotel Portlaoise

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Hotel Information

Date of Inspection: 23rd October 2015

Maldron Hotel & Leisure Centre Portlaoise is regarded as one of the finest hotels in Laois. Value and comfort is what business and leisure travellers look for and Maldron Hotel in Portlaoise delivers both. A superior product at an affordable price is what you will receive in this hotel in Portlaoise.
Why book Maldron Hotel Portlaoise?
• Excellent location, just off the M7/M8 from Dublin
• Genuine hospitality and friendly service
• Great family facilities; spacious rooms and ideally located for a range of local attractions

Car Park
Hotel Entrance
Dining Room and Lounge
Leisure Facilities
Staff Training
Evacuation Procedures
There Are

Price per Room

There Are
Car Park Spaces

with wheelchair

Price Per Room

Of which
Are Disabled Spaces

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Has the Hotel its own car park?
No but it is only about 30 yards from front door

If yes, total number of parking bays:

Total number of disabled parking bays:

Is the car park supervised 24/7?
Yes, by CCTV

The entrance is via Standard Door.

From the entrance to the reception desk is that on the same level? Yes

Do you employ a Porter on a full time basis?
There is always staff available to help

What is the width of Bedroom and Bathroom Doors?
Bathroom Door: 31″

Is there sufficient space within the Bedroom for a person in a manual or motorised wheelchair to move around with ease?

Are there socket points within easy reach?

Is it possible for a wheelchair user to open and close windows and window curtains?
Yes, with some difficulty however staff are always willing to help

Is the Room Temperature Control Switch at a suitable height? Yes

Are the tea/coffee facilities at a suitable height?

Is the shower head at a fixed level or can it be adjusted?
Can be adjusted

Is there a shower chair in the shower? If so, is it (a) fixed or (b) portable?
Shower seat is fixed

Is the shower seat at an angle or level?

Are there grab rails at both sides of the shower seat?

It there an alarm cord fitted in the bathroom. If so, is it checked on a regular basis?
Yes, it is checked regularly

Is the Bathroom mirror at a suitable height?

Are their grab rails at both sides of the toilet?

At what level is the toilet from the floor?

Is there easy and suitable access to the wash hand basin?

What is the door width for the Dining Room and also the Lounge/Bar area?
31 inches

Is assistance provided to people with mobility impairments?
As a matter of course

Is floor service provided?

Does the hotel have any leisure facilities? Yes

Are these facilities accessible for disabled people? Yes

Is the swimming pool facility suitable for people with mobility impairment? Yes, staff will help people with disabilities into pool with carer

Are there adapted shower facilities for disabled people? Yes

Is there a disabled toilet in the area of the leisure facilities? Yes

Is disability awareness incorporated in all staff training programmes?
What are your procedures to evacuate disabled people from the hotel in the event of an emergency?
Disabled person signs located in each room to be put on doors so porters know that the rooms are occupied by people with disabilities in case of emergency
  • Address:
    Togher Roundabout, Abbeyleix Rd, Portlaoise, Co. Laoise

  • Phone Number:
    057 869 5900

  • Email:

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