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McCourts Townhouse

John Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Ranked #49 of 93 Kilkenny B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
kenneds4 Dublin, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night in June. Was everything I thought it would be- clean, compact and in a good location. The restaurant next door is where you check in and you leave your key in a box on check out. If you are looking for a romantic or fancy stay in Kilkenny this is not the right place for... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for business on a recurring basis. All the staff is super friendly, helpful and accommodating. The location is excellent-except for a bit noisy some nights. Rooms are clean and comfortable and amazing value. Highly recommend it!

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Naxxar, Malta
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We stayed at this Townhouse only for one night. It is good to know that there is no elevators at this townhouse so you might have a problem if you are travelling heavy. There is quite some stairs and its rather narrow - depending on which floor the room is situated. In our case the room was quite good and... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

What an ideal location.. Great for a night out in Kilkenny with friends. We came for the Cat Laughs! Rooms are a bit small but very clean & tidy. Staff were friendly & helpful. Really enjoyed weekend in Kilkenny & would definitely stay here again.

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Montreal, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Good location, clean room but a lot of moisture on the walls. The noise from the other rooms is easily heared in ours, not too private. The price was good, and the location is perfect. There was nobody at the reception after 10pm

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Unfortunately I'm writing this review as we stay here. We prepaid for two nights so we're stuck. Our first room was tiny, and upon closer inspection, the shower and bathroom was filthy and in terrible disrepair. We wouldnt let our 5 year old go anywhere barefoot we were that concerned. We moved to another room where the bed frame squeaks... More

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Rowe J, Manager at McCourts Townhouse, responded to this review

Dear Sir I would firstly like to apologize as it seems my first response did not reach the website. I would like to thank you for your detailed account of your stay with us which was extremely helpful during this transitional period all issues that you experienced have since been resolved. We pride ourselves on offering our clientele a comfortable... More

Carlow, Carlow, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

Lovely charming little place to stay. Rooms nice and clean, fairly standard but cute. The only fault I'd have would be that they don't do breakfast. Also we requested a double room and we got two very small single beds pushed together. A bit uncomfortable.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

Two women booked in for a girlie nite on the town....de room is stinking..so bad we had to buy a scented candle,tiny room...€99 was daylight robbery..de smell is so bad and when we open the window the smell from the restaurant downstairs is disgusting!!!

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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

Great location opposite castle in town and friendly staff. However room was tiny (opening the door half way hit the bed), no kettle, view of air conditioning units and roof,hens and stags wandering corridors at 3am. Then they charge 10eur pp for breakfast and 10eur for parking. Cheeky

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Waterford, Ireland
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31 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I booked 2 triple rooms for mccourts early February to stay the 7th March. When yhe first half of our group arrived the booking could not be found(staff error) they were very apologetic and luckily they found us a place right across the road for less money than we had originally booked mccourts for. They told us to come back... More

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Address: John Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
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McCourts Townhouse offers guests convenient, budget accommodation in Kilkenny city centre, at affordable cheap prices. McCourts is located just above Yindees Thai Restaurant overlooking the river.With just 15 unique en-suite rooms, each with a fresh decor, comfy quilts and bed linen, McCourts budget accommodation Kilkenny is perfect for a short break in Kilkenny city or a group getaway.Secure car parking is available at a small charge. There is complimentary Wi Fi available throughout McCourts and Yindees Downtown Restaurant. ... more   less 
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