To help you plan the ultimate girls’ getaway, Visit Kilkenny has chosen their top hotels for a girl’s getaway from around the county. So pack your bags, round up your girlfriends, and enjoy some all-important bonding time.
Lyrath Estate Hotel
So make it a girls’ weekend away to remember with a luxurious stay at the five-star Lyrath Estate Hotel. This stylish, contemporary hotel is so much fun that you could easily end up spending your entire weekend inside.
Oasis Spa & Health Club
Lyrath Estate is home to the multi-award-winning Oasis Spa and a Health Club. With glorious panoramic views through the club’s floor-to-ceiling glass windows, the health club features a 17-metre swimming pool, gym, steam room, and Jacuzzi
You will be spoilt for choice for places to dine in Lyrath Estate. Yew Restaurant uses seasonal produce and the best of Irish ingredients with an international twist. The Grill offers a unique and incomparable dining experience including a Fresh Oyster Bar and Lobster Tank. Discover bold flavours from signature dishes prepared in a Charcoal Grill including our “Mohawk Steak” and “Portuguese Espetada” skewers. Tupper’s Bar is the ideal location to catch up over a delicious lunch or evening cocktails.
Lyrath Estate Hotel offers the ultimate Girlie Night Getaway from €160pps!
Combine a midweek overnight break with friends with some of the best offerings at Lyrath:
- 1 Night Bed & Breakfast
- Afternoon Tea upon arrival
- Three Course Table d’hote Dinner
- Private Cinema Screening with Popcorn and Bubbly.
Book here: www.lyrath.com
Hibernian Hotel Kilkenny
Located in the heart of Kilkenny City Centre, Kilkenny Hibernian Hotel is a chic, boutique style hotel closely located to fantastic public transport links, making it a great choice for your girlie meet up. The hotel is also located close to Kilkenny hotspots such as the wonderful Kilkenny Castle, the famous Medieval Mile, ensuring your group never runs out of things to explore. The girls will love the quirky interiors, rich colours, crystal chandeliers, and expressive prints in the hotel.
Make sure to visit the traditional Hibernian Bar and have a refreshing G&T or if you are feeling a little adventurous? Make sure to give their whiskey tasting experience a go – a must for newbies and connoisseurs! Enjoy dinner in Harpers restaurant, a trendy, buzzing restaurant with amazing food.
Wine and dine in style at the boutique Kilkenny Hibernian Hotel this summer from €179
This offer includes:
Luxurious Overnight Accommodation
Two Course evening meal in Hibernian Brasserie Restaurant
Full Irish Breakfast the following morning
Book here: www.kilkennyhibernianhotel.com
Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel
The four star Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel has an enviable city centre location with many of the city’s bustling cafés, bars and clubs on our doorstep. Take advantage of this central location by choosing Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel for your Girl’s Night away. Choose from a pamper break in the KOSpa and spoil yourself with some organic products from the sea or a deep nourishing facial. Enjoy Afternoon Tea with a glass of bubbly in the Castle Lounge or a meal to remember in Savour restaurant after a day exploring the city. HOBAN bar & brasserie is fabulously glamourous with a distinctly Art Deco feel, the ideal spots for early evening drinks! The perfect hotel to get your night underway….
Missed Moments Package from €149 pps:
Time to come together with friends to celebrate all those occasions you’ve missed!
2 night stay with breakfast each morning
3 course dinner on one evening
Picnic Treat Box to take out to enjoy in the outdoors – picnic spot suggestions supplied!
Book here: www.kilkennyormonde.com
Kilkenny Rivercourt Hotel
Set on the lush banks of the River Nore, the Kilkenny Rivercourt Hotel has magnificent views of the city’s 12th-century Kilkenny Castle, situated in a quiet location set in a private courtyard and conveniently situated back from the busy Kilkenny streets. It’s an easy walk to do some shopping or when you’re ready to hit the town.
Dine at the award-winning Riverside Restaurant and Riverview Bar which offers an al fresco dining experience in the summertime. The Riverview Terrace is without a doubt one of the best outdoor terraces in Kilkenny to enjoy prosecco on a warm summers day! Don’t forget to book your Afternoon Tea to chill with the girls after a morning exploring the city..
Inside, the Deluxe Twin rooms are spacious enough for late-night chats with your besties. And for an extra-special stay, book rooms with views of the river. The hotel has some great offers, so get booking!
Dine in Delight – 1 Night Package from €169 Total Stay:
Staycation in Kilkenny and transform your dinner and drinks into an overnight stay
• Overnight accommodation for two guests sharing
• Full Irish Breakfast
• A 4-course meal in the Riverside Restaurant or Riverview Bar
• Complimentary car parking
• Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel
• Free Cancellation 24hours prior to arrival
• No booking fee
Book here: www.rivercourthotel.com
The newly refurbished Hoban Hotel is the ideal escape for a girls weekend away. Located in the city you and the girls can spend the day sightseeing, shopping and catching up and return to the modern and chic surrounds of this great hotel! They are currently offering a ‘Girls Getaway Package’ which includes accommodation; Full Irish Breakfast each morning; 2-Course Dinner each evening and that all important Cosmopolitan or Tequila Sunrise with dinner.
Hoban 2 Night Dining Escape:
- Includes a delicious 3-course meal with tea or coffee at 1801 restaurant and bar on one evening
- An overnight stay and full Irish breakfast the next morning
- Complimentary glass of beer, wine or soft drink on arrival
- Free cancellation, free Wi-Fi, parking and all taxes included. The cancellation policy is by 4pm the day prior to arrival.
Book here: www.hobanhotelkilkenny.com
Pembroke Kilkenny Hotel
Who’s ‘Giddy for a Gossip’?? Well if you are, you need to check out the Pembroke Hotel. Let the Good Times Roll with this great package. Explore the city visiting all the great attractions including a complimentary visit to Kilkenny Castle or if you prefer a more low key afternoon, the hotels Mint Spa is the perfect place for you and the girls to chill and unwind! Before hitting all the city hotspots enjoy some cocktails in Statham’s Bar & Restaurant.
Girly Getaway Staycation Offer from €155 per room:
- Explore Kilkenny’s Medieval attractions from the perfectly located base at Pembroke Kilkenny. This package includes a tour of Kilkenny Castle
- Full Irish breakfast the next morning plus complimentary wi-fi, complimentary car parking and free 24-hour cancellation
- From €155 per room
Book here: www.pembrokehotel.com
Langton House Hotel
If you want to get in some shopping and enjoy a buzzing location, then the award-winning Langton’s House Hotel is the ideal place. Located right in the heart of the city, Langton’s has a long tradition of welcoming visitors to the medieval city. The hotel has 34 luxuriously appointed bedrooms ranging in size from the intimate main house to the larger townhouse suites. The hotel’s fine-dining restaurant, The Langton Room, serves traditional and international cuisine and Edward Langton’s is the hotel’s award-winning bar.
Langtons is one of the hotspots in Kilkenny, so if you are looking for a great atmosphere with beer gardens, chic bar serving cocktails you will love this spot. The award-winning main bar is a bustling hub of activity with live traditional Irish Music daily during summer months and the best of local musicians and DJs on the weekends.
Weekend Bed & Breakfast with An Evening Meal from €134.50pps:
- Stay Friday and Saturday night
- Full Irish Breakfast
- A 4 Course Evening Meal in our Garden Restaurant, pre-booking essential
- Complimentary Car Parking
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
Book here: www.langtons.ie