Butler Court offers a homely stay in the heart of Kilkenny, hosts Yvonne and John give their hospitality a very personal touch. To know what it is like to stay in a Georgian house in Ireland, this Hotel would give you a fine glimpse: an almost picturesque entrance that takes you to a beautiful courtyard surrounded by the rooms. You could relax with a cuppa in the court, and watch the day pass by. The rooms are comfortable, cozy and well furnished with a warm, rustic touch. The bath is equipped with modern fittings, and toiletries. Heritage sites of Kilkenny are at a stone's throw from the hotel, and view of the Kilkenny Castle from the rooms is breathtaking.
Lawcus Farm Guest House is a beautiful place for a mini-retreat of sorts, with family or someone special. This farmhouse is located near the Kings River, and guests are free to explore the river and even fish for salmon in it. The river area is surrounded by wildlife, as well as various kinds of radiant flowers. They have six rooms, and each of those rooms has a unique character, be it the rustic Stone Room, the Victorian style Gold Family Suite or the warm Oak Family Room. The farmhouse also has a tree-house as an accommodation option, which has to be booked for a minimum of two nights.
This award-winning, luxury hotel is set within 1500 acres of lush gardens and woodland in the beautiful countryside of County Kilkenny. Set in the finest sporting estate in Kilkenny County, the Mount Juliet blends grace and charm with exceptional style and service. The hotel is 12 miles south-east of Kilkenny city and 75 miles south of Dublin. There is a wide range of outdoor leisure activities available, including horse riding, fishing in the River Nore and golf on the 18-hole championship course. The leisure centre and spa offer a heated pool, a gym and health and beauty treatments.
Rosquil House B&B is located a 15-minute walk from the centre of Kilkenny. This traditional bed property offers an award-winning bed and breakfast. Each of the rooms at Rosquil House B&B has simple, modern décor. All rooms have free WiFi, tea and coffee-making facilities and an en suite bathroom with a hairdryer. Breakfast includes a cold buffet with locally sourced smoked salmon and ham, as well as cooked-to-order options, such as pancakes and omelettes. The surrounding area features historic homes, castles and abbeys. The East and West coasts can be reached in 90 minutes by car.
Situated in Kilkenny and with St Canices Cathedral and Round Tower reachable within 8 km, Newlands Lodge features a garden, non-smoking rooms, free WiFi and a shared lounge. The property is around 8 km from Kilkenny Castle, 8 km from Rothe House and 10 km from The Hub. The property provides garden views and a terrace. At the guest house, rooms are equipped with a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. At Newlands Lodge each room is equipped with a seating area. A continental breakfast is available each morning at the accommodation. You can play mini-golf at Newlands Lodge. Smithwick's Brewery Tour is 8 km from the guest house, while St. Mary's Cathedral is 7 km from the property. The nearest airport is Waterford Airport, 51 km from Newlands Lodge.
Pembroke Kilkenny is a 4-star boutique hotel located behind Kilkenny Castle. The property offers air-conditioned rooms, dining, drinks, Mint Medispa and corporate facilities. Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel. Rooms feature king-size beds and modern en-suite facilities. Statham’s Bar & Restaurant offers traditional Irish and international food in a relaxed atmosphere. Mint offers a range of beauty, clinical, and spa treatments and the hotel's corporate facilities include a bespoke, personalised service and modern technology. Kilkenny has a wealth of attractions for guests to explore including The Tholsel, Rothe House and plenty of fantastic bars, artisan shops and restaurants. Kilkenny Golf Club is less than 10-minute walk away.
In the heart of Kilkenny, The Kilford Arms Hotel offers free parking and comfortable rooms with en suite bathrooms and Satellite TVs. Kilford’s White Oak restaurant serves the best of local produce. Most rooms have baths and all provide tea/coffee making facilities as well as hair dryers, creating a home from home atmosphere. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas. The White Oak restaurant serves traditional Irish food. O’Faolain’s pub is set over three levels and features stunning architecture which incorporate the ruins of a 16th century church. The Kilford Arms Hotel is a short walk from the rail and bus station. In the city centre discover Kilkenny Castle, Rothe House and Black Abbey.
Langton House Hotel is located in the heart of medieval Kilkenny, within walking distance of Kilkenny Castle, shopping, the theatre, and bars. There is free Wi-Fi throughout, and free parking nearby. The fine-dining restaurant, The Langton Room, serves traditional and international cuisine. Edward Langtons is the hotel’s award-winning bar. Langton House boasts 34 superbly appointed bedrooms with views across the city. This family-run hotel has won numerous awards, including Black and White Pub of the Year 4 times in a row. The area is renowned for it’s fine selection of boutiques, craft shops and outdoor markets. You can relax in a cafe or wine bar, and visit the many spa salons dotted around the city.
On the banks of the River Nore in the heart of the medieval city of Kilkenny, this 4-star Kilkenny River Court Hotel offers free WiFi. Overlooking the city's 12th-century castle, The Kilkenny River Court Hotel has a quiet location in a private courtyard, back from the busy Kilkenny streets. The main shopping areas, theatres and entertainment are all close by. Each of the large rooms is stylishly decorated with fine furnishings. Most overlook the River Nore and the castle. Guests can dine at the AA rosette-winning Riverside Restaurant and Terrace Kitchen which offers an al fresco dining experience. The hotel can also host weddings, corporate events and special family occasions.
While there may be vacancies if you turn up on spec, it would probably be as well to book in advance for this city centre B&B. Situated just of the busy shopping area of High Street, and close to Market Cross shopping centre, there are parking facilities available for guests. There are six rooms, two of which are ensuite. The proprietor, Anita Hehir, is related to the owners of Dempseys B&B next door, and is helpful and friendly.
Located on the Medieval Mile, The Metropole is 100 metres from Smithwick's Brewery Tour and 500 metres from Kilkenny Castle. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Rooms come with a private bathroom and The Metropole features free WiFi in public areas. There is luggage storage space at the property.
In the centre of town, Kilkenny Tourist Hostel is a short walk from pubs, restaurants and the Watergate Theatre. Located in an 18th-century townhouse, the hostel offers private and dormitory accommodation, luggage storage and free Wi-Fi. All accommodation has use of shared bathroom facilities, as well as a lounge with an open fire and a well-equipped kitchen. There are also free-to-use lockers, and a computer for guests’ use. Laundry services are also available. Kilkenny Train Station is just over 1km away, and the hostel is also close to local bus routes. The town has a wide variety of bars and a multi-screen cinema, and Kilkenny Castle and the Black Abbey are among the historical attractions within a 10-minute walk.