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Launard House

2 Maiden Hill, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Ranked #32 of 93 Kilkenny B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Phoenix, Arizona
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first B&B my family and I stayed at during our two week vacation around Ireland. Sharon was the nicest person ever and asked if we needed anything as well as gave us directions into town which was a nice 10 to 15 min walk. The place was very quiet which was nice and the breakfast was very... More

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Portland, Oregon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall, we would not return to this B&B. There were positive things about our stay- the room was spacious, bright, and clean. Sharon was very welcoming and helpful. But there were just a number of small annoyances that added up for us such as no tissues in the room, limited electrical outlets, signs to limit your shower to 5 mins... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here at the beginning of June with two of my friends. Sharon was beyond welcoming and has the loveliest family. It was also incredibly clean and the breakfast was delicious. I will definitely stay here again!

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Galway, Ireland
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We stayed for two nights in Launard House. The rooms were clean. There was free wifi available. There were no tea and coffee making facilities in the bedroom, however, and a 4% surcharge would be applied if paying by credit card. The B&B's website suggests tea and coffee making facilities are provided in the room and there is no mention... More

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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

I stayed here last weekend and it was perfect. Sharon was so warm and inviting. My room was warm, clean and big. Breakfast was lovely with plenty of choice. Not too far from Kilkenny city which was a great spot. I look forward to staying here again.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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42 reviews 42 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Sharon went above and beyond for our stay. What a lovely home! Sharon went out of her way with every guest to make sure that they could find their way around town and find good places to eat and things to do. Of all our B&B's, Sharon was the most helpful.

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Westport, Ireland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

I booked a room with Graham over the phone for my mum sister and myself,We were unable to book a hotel room as Kilkenny a busy spot, I have to say the welcome from Sharon was brilliant and her two boys we met were so friendly too. the room was lovely warm and spotlessly clean,as we were attending a function... More

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248 reviews 248 reviews
57 hotel reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

First off it wasn't the easiest place to locate as there are 2 roads with similar lanes. Although Sharon pointed out to us that they had the name Maiden Hill first before the other road was built. The en-suite room was clean and comfortable. When we arrived neither Sharon nor Graham was around to greet us. We were let in... More

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for the first weekend in August. Place was easy to find and the rooms were perfect. Just walking distance from the main town area. Owners were full of info on where to go and what to do. Had a lovely weekend and the breakfast was brill. Kept us going most of the day. Would recommend to all. Will... More

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Georgetown, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Though the location of this B and B is convenient for the city centre (my travelling companions and I like to walk), it was disappointing. Graham is friendly and responsible for the good porridge at breakfast but my husband and I were given a room at the back of the house which overlooked a back courtyard used for hanging washing.... More

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Address: 2 Maiden Hill, Kilkenny, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
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