From luxury woodland estates, boutique city hotels to family and budget-friendly options there is something for everybody in Kilkenny. Start dreaming about a future visit to Kilkenny with a stay in one of the welcoming hotels listed below. Enjoy countryside walks and riverside strolls along the River Nore with spectacular views. Splash out with an afternoon of shopping in Kilkenny’s craft shops and boutiques. Treat yourself to a therapy treatment or massage in the hotel spa. Relax in the hotel lounge or bar, enjoy a casual lunch or an exquisite evening meal in one of the award winning hotel restaurants. Kilkenny is famous for being a foodie city, with a great reputation for good food served in elegant surroundings. Explore the city’s restaurants from Michelin stars to Gastro pubs, cosy artisan cafes to warm and welcoming dining. Be entertained by live Irish music in the hotel bar, or hit the town for a great night out……Kilkenny has it all. What ever future holiday plan you are dreaming up, make sure its a perfect break away in Kilkenny. #WhenWeTravelAgain
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Springhill Court Hotel
A Kilkenny landmark for over 40 years, the Springhill Court Hotel is now fresh and vibrant following a two year renovation. The newly refurbished and family friendly Kilkenny hotel is close to the booming centre of the Historic City of Kilkenny with its world-renowned culture, cuisine, history, shopping, and nightlife. It is located just a stone’s throw away from the city’s most popular tourist attractions such as Kilkenny Castle, St. Canice’s Cathedral and Tower and the Smithwicks Experience. Whether in search of a romantic escape or city break to Kilkenny, the Springhill Court Hotel has 85 ensuite bedrooms, superb Leisure Club with Gym, 19m Pool, Sauna, Steam Room, Jacuzzi and Hair Salon and offers fine dining to suit everyone’s needs.
Kilkenny River Court Hotel
The Kilkenny River Court Hotel is a stylish 4 star Kilkenny hotel located right in the heart of this beautiful medieval city. Each of the 102 guest rooms are stylishly decorated with splendid fine furnishings, crisp white linens and soft neutral tones, ensuring a restful night’s sleep every night. Most guest rooms overlook the River Nore with sensational views of Kilkenny Castle. Free Wi-Fi and complimentary car parking is available. Guests can dine at the award winning Riverside Restaurant or Terrace Kitchen both offering stunning views of Kilkenny Castle, exceptional service and delicious food. The Riverview Bar is comfortable and friendly with an extensive food menu that is served all day, every day! Guests also have the option of dining outdoors in the summer.
Mount Juliet Estate Autograph Collection
The 5 Star Mount Juliet Estate Autograph Collection located in Thomastown is Ireland’s leading country estate with 2 luxurious properties, Manor House and Hunter’s Yard hotel. Mount Juliet Estate offers two exquisite dining options. The Michelin Star and 3 AA Rosettes contemporary fine dining restaurant The Lady Helen in the Manor House, and The Hound in Hunter’s Yard, awarded 2 AA Rosettes and a Michelin Plate, offers an informal dining experience. The Estate offers a variety of leisure activities onsite including The Mount Juliet Equestrian Centre, Salmon and trout fishing, falconry, archery, the signature Jack Nicklaus 18-hole golf course, Golf Academy, health club and relaxing spa treatment suites, 15 metre heated swimming pool, sauna, steam room and gym.
Pembroke Hotel Kilkenny
With spacious rooms and a peaceful charm, this 4 star boutique Pembroke Hotel Kilkenny is a welcoming place that excels at stylish comfort. It is surrounded by Kilkenny’s most famous landmarks, fashionable and funky boutiques are nearby and the hotel is just a walking distance to the city’s pubs and clubs. Consequently it is the ideal location for your getaway. This Kilkenny Hotel offers 74 quiet, spacious and air conditioned rooms to choose from allowing for a great night’s sleep in Kilkenny city centre. The hotel also has free private parking for all guests and free WiFi throughout. Enjoy a laid back style and hospitality, great selection of wines and cocktails in Statham’s Bar and Restaurant.
The luxurious 4 star Newpark Hotel has centuries of heritage steeped in its walls and is located at the edge of medieval Kilkenny City. It is situated on over 40 acres of parkland and offers luxuriously appointed guest rooms. Also on offer are mouth-watering dining options, a fully equipped Health Club & luxurious Spa and magnificent gardens. A go karting track, animal petting farm, playground and more importantly a fairy trail are provided to make that family trip extra special. A relaxed atmosphere has been created and an outstanding experience for all guests. The stylish guest rooms offer unparalleled luxury not to mention astounding views over the luscious, green gardens.
Avalon House Hotel
Idyllically located in the picturesque Irish countryside, just a short drive from Kilkenny City, Avalon House Hotel is an historic manor dating back to the 19th century which has been delicately and beautifully restored. Featuring both old and new world influences, this wonderful and unique food haven is a fabulous option for a quiet getaway or a more elaborate celebration. This superb Castlecomer hotel contains a host of luxurious outlets from the relaxing Lark’s Bar, the gracious splendour of our casual fine dining Lil’s restaurant right through to the stunning backdrop of our elegant 250 capacity ballroom. Their ethos is simple. Providing exquisite food in an elegant setting by the vastly experienced team the hotel ensures your visit will be memorable forever.
The luxury, sophistication and style of Lyrath Estate are unsurpassed among Kilkenny hotels. Lyrath Estate is a multi-award winning hotel, spa and luxury wedding venue offering some of the finest accommodation, dining, and conference facilities in Ireland. Escape and unwind with romantic breaks at Lyrath Estate – enjoy fine dining at the Two AA Rosette winning Yew Restaurant, rejuvenate with an Oasis Spa signature treatment, such as the award-winning Neroli Blossom Ritual, enjoy afternoon tea in The Atrium and catch up over cocktails in Tupper’s Bar! Try a tomahawk steak or lobster in the casual chic Grill & Bar. The onsite family facilities include a playground, BBQ area, falconry*, and archery* , along with Reilly’s Fun Club. *Additional costs may incur.
The Hoban Hotel Kilkenny
The Hoban Hotel in Kilkenny is a vibrant place to stay, meet and socialise. Located within Kilkenny Retail Park, the hotel is just 15 minutes’ walk from the famous marble city. The hotel is named for James Hoban (1755-1831), a pioneering Kilkenny-born architect who designed and built America’s White House. At The Hoban Hotel – Following a 1 million euro renovation programme, the lobby, 1801 Restaurant and Bar have been completely transformed and they have introduced brand new menus with a choice of delicious food and drinks. They have also refurbished four conference rooms making them the ideal spot for training, interviews and meetings. Car parking and Wi-Fi are both complimentary.
The Kilkenny Inn
This budget boutique Kilkenny hotel is located under the shadows of St. Canice’s Cathedral on the Medieval Mile and offers guests excellent value for money. The hotel’s facilities include ample secure complimentary onsite parking, hotel lift for full accessibility and ensuite rooms featuring all modern guest comforts. It is perfect for a stay right in the heart of the city, this Kilkenny Hotel has 30 recently refurbished comfortable guest rooms in a contemporary urban style. The bright and tastefully decorated rooms are designed to meet all the requirements of their guests, business and leisure alike. Kilkenny Inn is renowned for warm hospitality, a peaceful location, relaxed atmosphere not to mention it’s great service. Casual all day dining options and evening drinks are available here at Kernel Bar and Kitchen.
Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel
The four star Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel is certainly a dazzling jewel in this remarkable medieval city and boasts one of the only Kilkenny city centre hotels with full leisure centre facilities including a 21 metre pool, sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi. Discover the city’s finest restaurants, cafes, theatres, shops and boutiques just on the Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel’s doorstep. Experience a hotel stay to remember with facilities to suit everyone from romantic spa weekends enjoying luxury treatments in the KOSpa to family breaks with the hotel’s kid club during school holidays. This 4 star Kilkenny Hotel is also the perfect choice for your celebration or corporate event with its tailored banqueting and conference facilities or simply as a hub to explore this fantastic city and its environs.
Kilkenny Hibernian Hotel
Kilkenny Hibernian Hotel offers guests a winning combination of comfort, location, value & style. This 4*Kilkenny hotel is a one off, a wonderful building where guests can feel relaxed and welcome. Kilkenny Hibernian Hotel has earned the reputation of offering a uniquely designed property with the perfect blend of contemporary and traditional. From the strikingly historical exterior to the warm Irish welcome waiting inside, the emphasis throughout is on comfort, style & great service. All 47 guest bedrooms have had a complete makeover providing luxurious, chic Kilkenny accommodation for all visiting. In addition, Harper’s restaurant & cocktail bar serves contemporary food in a chic and urban setting. The beautifully designed rooms, superb location and mouth watering food make us one of the best Kilkenny hotels in Kilkenny City.
This modern, chic hotel is Kilkenny’s largest 4* hotel and is decorated with Italian marble, French wallpaper and custom pieces of furniture throughout. Hotel Kilkenny will ensure you feel immersed in style and ready to relax. This 138 bedroom hotel is located just off the Ring Road with plenty of free car parking available & fast speed wifi throughout the hotel. Relax in the 5* Leisure Centre with a 20 metre pool, sauna, jacuzzi and steam room. The amazing kids club is available on weekends and throughout school holidays. Kids can enjoy fun filled activities, while adults dine in either Taste Restaurant or the funky Pure Bar. The Pure Bar at Hotel Kilkenny offers an extensive drinks, wine and cocktail list including some specialist drinks carefully assembled by the Pure team. The food menu has been crafted to offer a great variety of dishes to suit all needs.
The Kilford Arms Hotel
This 3* Kilkenny hotel is perfectly located in the heart of the vibrant bright lights of the city. The Kilford Arms Hotel is situated adjacent to all the major tourist attractions and is just meters from the main bus and railway station and the new McDonagh shopping centre. The Kilford Arms Hotel has built a reputation on providing comfortable Kilkenny City accommodation including 70 bedrooms equipped to the highest standards with free Wi-Fi in all bedrooms and public spaces. The White Oak Restaurant serves fresh local produce in comfortable surroundings not to mention a warm and traditional atmosphere. PV’s traditional bar has entertainment nightly, with food served daily. O’Faolain’s Bar is Kilkenny’s most vibrant bar and has three levels of stunning architecture incorporating the ruins of a 16th century church.
Langton's House Hotel
Langton’s House Hotel in Kilkenny City is renowned particularly for its impeccable customer service, good wholesome cuisine and genuine welcome. This Kilkenny hotel is designed to a modern and stylish four-star standard and is home to award winning bars specifically known for introducing show stopping performances and gigs. In fact it is known for Kilkenny’s most trendy, modern and dynamic night club where you can dance the night away and most importantly catch your beauty sleep all under the same roof. The 34 bedrooms are all luxuriously appointed with bespoke furniture, large and sublimely comfortable beds. The Bar, Restaurant and Tearoom offer dining throughout the day and hotel facilities include free wifi, car park, air conditioning, penthouse and suites.