Waterford Scrabble Tournament - Woodlands Hotel

Waterford Scrabble Tournament – October 2021

We’re back to planning real-life events – hurray!

The 2021 Waterford Scrabble tournament will take place on Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd October in the Woodlands Hotel & Leisure Centre, Dunmore Road, Waterford.

Please let me know by the end of September if you plan on attending – email events@irishscrabble.org.


Please note that an EU COVID Certificate, or proof of full vaccination, must be shown on the morning of Saturday 2nd October.

Anyone who has been fully vaccinated should have proof of vaccination or the EU Covid Certificate. If not vaccinated, then a certificate must be obtained by getting an antigen test no more than 72 hours before the tournament. This can be done at any participating pharmacy – see more information and participating pharmacies.

All players will also be asked to fill in a covid checklist to confirm that they do not have any covid symptoms. Anyone with any symptoms is requested not to attend.

There will be hand sanitiser on all tables, and players will be asked to sanitise at the start of all games.

Masks will not be required in the playing room (this may change depending on government guidelines at the start of October)


It will be an open format, with 13 games played over the two days, and will be both ABSP and WESPA rated.


B&B rates are as follows (please book directly with the hotel):

  • Single room: €85 per room per night
  • Double / twin room: €99 per room  per night
  • Dinner on one night is an additional €30 per person


Click flier for full details.