B&B’s in Kilkenny are the perfect way to really get to know the lore and lay of the land in and around Kilkenny City. The more personal setting of a B&B in Kilkenny rather than a hotel allows you to get a true feel of the culture and the people of the Marble City in Ireland’s sunny South East.
Take a look through our list of recommended B&B’s in Kilkenny below and start your adventure!
Kilbawn Country House B&B Kilkenny
Kilbawn Country House is a family run Bed & Breakfast situated in the heart of County Kilkenny, surrounded with magnificent views of the countryside including Mount Leinster. Their rooms are furnished with King size orthopaedic beds and electric blankets for extra comfort. They are just a 20-minute drive from Kilkenny City and Medieval Kilkenny Castle, 10 minutes’ drive from Jerpoint Abbey & Park, 15 minutes from Duiske Abbey in Graiguenamanagh, while Kilfane Glen & Waterfall is just 5 minutes away. They are ideally situated to tour the South East with Wexford, Waterford Crystal, Rock of Cashel, Cahir Castle in Tipperary all within a 1-hour drive.
Newlands Lodge B&B Kilkenny
Newlands Lodge B&B is situated in beautiful countryside, just 4 miles from the magnificent Kilkenny Castle and the 13th century St Canice’s Cathedral. Mairead & Jimmy offer luxury Bed and Breakfast accommodation in Kilkenny City, with a choice of superior double and family rooms with king and queen size beds. Our Kilkenny City B&B comprises rooms with en-suite facilities, guest lounge to relax with complimentary tea and coffee available, private parking, landscaped gardens, free wi-fi and internet services. Full Irish breakfast included in rates, and light refreshments available at all times. Newlands Lodge Bed and Breakfast welcomes you to its peaceful atmosphere enhanced by a fine reputation of hospitality and customer care.
Twin Oaks B&B Kilkenny
Twin Oaks Bed and Breakfast Kilkenny is situated in a quiet country setting, yet only 5 minutes by car from the small historic city of Kilkenny. Twin Oaks Bed and Breakfast Kilkenny promotes Ireland and the Irish way of life to all their visitors. Each guest room contains a brochure giving information concerning Kilkenny and the surrounding area. They are here to help you enjoy your stay in Kilkenny and in Ireland and are on hand to help make it most enjoyable one. Bed and Breakfast accommodation at Twin Oaks includes a triple, or family room en-suite, a double room en-suite, and a double standard room with it`s own private bathroom. Relax in the evening after your travels in our comfortable guest lounge, where TV is available. Every morning, in the spacious dining room guests can choose the breakfast option from the varied menu including home-made bread and jams. Options for vegans and vegetarians can also be accommodated upon request. Evening dinner can be booked in advance, or if booked prior to 5 pm at the latest, on the day of arrival.
Celtic House B&B Kilkenny
Angela and John Byrne look forward to welcoming visitors to Celtic House B&B, a beautifully furnished comfortable home in the heart of Kilkenny City. This quality TAA (Tourism Approval Authority) approved Bed and Breakfast is in an excellent location at the heart of Kilkenny City and within walking distance of shops, restaurants, pubs and all local amenities. The B&B was built in 1998 and offers private secure parking for guests. The B&B is just a four minute walk from the bus and train station and is an excellent touring base for Kilkenny and surrounding areas. All rooms are comfortable, spacious and have ensuite Bathrooms, TV, Tea/Coffee Making Facilities, Iron and Hairdryer.
Celtic House B&B was featured on Daniel and Majella’s B&B Road Trip and is the Lonely Planet’s ‘Pick to Stay’ in Kilkenny.
Oldtown Farmhouse B&B
Oldtown Farmhouse is a spacious and friendly Kilkenny Bed and Breakfast based on a family run farm close to Thomastown in the heart of County Kilkenny and is situated on an elevated site with scenic views of the surrounding countryside. The B&B is located 1.2km from Mount Juliet Golf Course and 1.9 km from Stoneyford village and 15 minute drive from Kilkenny City. Nearby attractions and adventure activities are just a stone’s throw away including Kell’s Priory, Jerpoint Abbey, Jerpoint Glass and Kiltorcan Raceway Karting just 5 minutes away. A spacious and friendly Fáilte Ireland approved bed and breakfast with a high standard of accommodation, where you are assured of a warm welcome by your hosts. Oldtown Farmhouse comprises of four spacious en suite bedrooms with king beds plus television, hair dryer, free WiFi and tea/coffee making facilities in all rooms. There is a lounge for guests to relax and unwind after a days touring.