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Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

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Ormonde Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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mesa az
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32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were very impressed by this hotel. First of all it is in walking distance of the downtown of beautiful Kilkenny. The Hotel has a nice bar/coffee shop in the lobby. The Hotel staff was very friendly, polite and helpful. Our room was very nice and clean. Wi-fi was relatively fast. Our breakfast was wonderful and lots of choices.

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Kildare, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a private family function here recently and must thank all the staff, especially Mags. Good value meal and we were looked after in a friendly and efficient manner. This hotel is centrally located and easy to find.

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Westchester County New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We wanted to stay in town this visit, after a previous trip to the area where we stayed in a lovely guest house about 15 minutes outside of town. We went with this property which is fairly large and had good options for room types. It was OK, nothing special in a positive or negative sense. Location is good for... More 

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colinahern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Armonk, I'm really glad that you seem to have enjoyed your stay with us, in general, and thank you for the very detailed review. Kind Regards, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my partner recently spent a night in the ormonde hotel. We found the staff pleasant and helpful. Food was average. Have stayed in nicer hotels in kilkenny for lower price, but the ormonde is perfectly adequate for a break away, just nothing special.

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colinahern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lylaly9, Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel on TripAdvisor. I apologise if our shortcomings took from your visit to Kilkenny in any way and if you would like to discuss your comments with me in more detail I have included my contact details below. Yours in Service, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel e:... More 

Cork, Ireland
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

have to say we couldn't have have asked for a more pleasant welcome from reception staff, a very accommodating lounge waiter and the room staff well if a hearty is a sign of job satisfaction well these great folk will be in their jobs for a very long time,the weather was fantastic although we had our evening meal out with... More 

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colinahern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear OatcakeBob, I'm really glad that you enjoyed your stay with us for your anniversary celebration and thank you so much for the very kind review and recommendation. Kind Regards, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel More 

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21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ormonde is a nicely appointed hotel situated very close to Kilkenny Castle and High Street shops. The front desk crew was very helps with great suggestions for places to eat and shop. When we discovered one of our suitcases had broken (not good on a 2 week trip!) they sent us to a great place to find an inexpensive... More 

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colinahern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Cynthia W, Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel on TripAdvisor. Whilst I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay, in general, I do note your comments about the bedding and breakfast and I apologise if they took from your stay in any way. I hope to get the opportunity to welcome you back to Kilkenny some... More 

Tipperary, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent one night in the Kilkenny Ormond last weekend with my husband and three children and I would thoroughly recommend it. The family room was really nice and spacious and the staff very friendly and efficient. The breakfast choice was great with the pancakes machine being a big hit with the kids. Lovely leisure centre also. Great location - parking... More 

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colinahern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Eileen R, I'm really glad that you and your family enjoyed your recent visit to Kilkenny and the Ormonde Hotel. Thank you for the lovely review and I hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel More 

Dublin
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great staff. Very central location. Hotel ticks all the boxes. The Spa was lovely. The pool was nice. The 'sing song' in the bar at night was lovely. Thank you. See you again soon! Kilkenny is a great location for day time sight seeing and night time eating and drinking.

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colinahern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear OrlaghD, Thank you for your very kind review and recommendation of our Hotel on TripAdvisor. I'm really glad that you enjoyed your stay and I look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind Regards, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have just returned from a one night stay with 15 of my friends and it was a fantastic experience . I was the group booker and from my first contact with reservations a few months ago to my last contact with check out I can honestly say every staff member were exceptional. I have travelled the world and around... More 

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colinahern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MerCur1, I'm really glad that you and your friends enjoyed your recent visit to Kilkenny and the Ormonde Hotel. Thank you for the very kind review and I hope to get the opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Yours in Service, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel More 

Cork, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing spot for a hen party. so central! The hotel food is amazing! afternoon tea followed by a cocktail class followed by a three course meal with out the hassle of leaving the hotel :) we then we're treated to a reserved area In the left bank which is a stone throw away. All in all ten out of... More 

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colinahern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Queenkristeen, Thank you for taking the time to post such a lovely review. We are delighted that you all enjoyed your visit to Kilkenny and I hope to get the opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel More 

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