Waterford firefighters battled a blazing fire at the vacant Tramore House Hotel on Saturday.
The road at Strand Street was closed as the emergency services brought it under control.
Firefighters tackled the blaze for over five hours, which reportedly started before 6pm.
Locals took to social media with dramatic images and videos of the blaze. Nobody was injured during the fire, with scene now being preserved for a technical examination.
Video credit: Clodagh Austin Counihan.