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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for 1 night & really enjoyed our stay. Location is perfect, walking distance to Kilkenny Castle, bars & restaurants. The staff were really friendly & professional at both check in & out. I would recommend this hotel for family's and couples.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ordered chicken wrap and coffee from menu . Wrap unimaginative tasted pretty poor. Makes you wonder if the chef eats their own food. The bar was closed when arrived so ate in lounge. She closed the till after delivering food and advised i would have to pay before I even tasted it. No one came and asked if it was... More 

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8 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in this hotel with my wife on St. Patrick's Day and the next three days. I must say that the level of this hotel is not good. The only positive is the breakfast, which is really worth it. Right at the beginning we had to change rooms. Our first room was small, dark, noisy (some air-conditioning to the... More 

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

Dear honzaknot, Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel on TripAdvisor. May I take this opportunity to apologise profusely for our shortcomings on this occasion. I would welcome the opportunity to discuss your experiences with you in person and I have listed my contact details below. Yours in Service, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel e:... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good location is the only positive thing about the hotel.receptionists were not friendly,rooms very small,ugly...stayed for two nights,cleaner made very little effort.i would never recommend this hotel ever!

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

Dear MaryannQ1900, Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel. First and foremost, my sincere apologies for our shortcomings on this occasion. Obviously I am disappointed to read your comments, however, I would welcome the opportunity to discuss your experiences with you in person. For your convenience I have listed my contact details below. Yours in Service, Colin... More 

Navan, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was disappointed with the accommodation, the room very small and dark and certainly do with up grading. The food in the restaurant was average. Unfortunately l will not be rushing back to this hotel. Joan M.Trim

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

Dear Joan K, Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel on TripAdvisor. I am sorry if our shortcomings took from your visit to Kilkenny and I would welcome the opportunity to speak with you in person should you wish. Kind Regards, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel e: colin@kilkennyormonde.com t: 00353 56 7750200 More 

Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The front desk and restaurant staff provided great customer service and enhanced our stay. The breakfast was excellent and the hotel was very centrally located. Car parking was across the street and complimentary. The location was within walking distance of the Castle, shops and restaurants. Would definitely stay here again!

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

Dear AnneandMark1983, Thank you for your lovely review and I'm really glad that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Yours in Service, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights. The location is perfect . Close to all shops restaurants and tourist attractions. The hotel is nice The room we had was on the 3rd floor (326) opposite the lifts It was very noisy and looking out onto a roof. It could certainly do with up grading.The food in the restaurant was average the... More 

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

Dear magicm144, Whilst I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay with us in general, I do note your comment about the guestroom and I am sorry if this took from your stay in Kilkenny. Kind Regards, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel More 

San Diego, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved our stay here, most of all due to the wonderful employees who made us feel so special! The front desk could not have been more friendly and super informative about the city and what to do! The room was awesome too and nice and quiet as it is on a side street but still in the center of... More 

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

Dear ShondraDiaz, Thank you for your very kind and detailed review of our Hotel. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us in 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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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful Easter in Kilkenny and our stay in the Ormond Hotel was perfect. Great location within walking distance of restaurants, bars shops and Castle. The hotel was very comfortable, with very friendly staff and good food. The Leisure facilities were excellent and I enjoyed a very good Spa Treatment. this is an excellent location for a family... More 

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

Dear Breda M, Thank you for the very kind review and recommendation of our Hotel on TripAdvisor. I'm really glad that you enjoyed your stay with us 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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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When checking in for a 3 night stay, which they are not shy about charging for, I was so disappointed to find myself in a disability room. This was going to be more than a 1 night turnaround so a little comfort would have been welcomed. After some negotiations with Front of House we did get moved and this was... More 

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

Dear Caroline S, Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel. Whilst I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, in general, I do note your comment about the way your initial check-in and request was handled and I apologise sincerely if it took from your visit to Kilkenny in any way. Yours in Service, Colin Ahern... More 

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