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Butler House

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16 Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Myself and a friend stayed for 2 nights and thoroughly enjoyed the old world feel to Butler House. We had booked a twin room and when we got there, found we had been upgraded to a large suite at the back of the house overlooking the gardens...impressive! The room & bathroom were both spotless. Breakfast is served in the Kilkenny... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Huge room overlooking the Blue Bar in the centre of Kilkenny. Free parking. Room clean & warm. Bed very comfortable. Breakfast across at the design centre has massive choice of quality food. Friendly staff.

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St. John's, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only stayed for 1 night, but this is a beautiful property. The bathrooms in particular are clean and spacious. The garden was so nice and the breakfast was great. Would not hesitate to stay there again.

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Drogheda, Ireland
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Absolutely a fantastic place to stay. Although it may not be everyone's cup of tea, anyone into period architecture are in for a treat. We stayed in the presidential suite and it was perfect. Simply decorated enhancing all the period features in the rooms and amazing views of Kilkenny castle and gardens. Location is perfect two minute walk to town... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Perfect quiet centre location. Your breakfast is served in the Kilkenny Design Centre at the back of the house (a walk through the beautiful gardens) foods is wonderful. Staff very helpful relaxed and friendly. House is clean and bright a wonderful restoration to a beautiful house, beds very comfy,great deep bath and walk in shower. Recommended :)

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Concord, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Right next to Kilkenny castle, great breakfast, pretty nice hotel. I might stay there again, but would look at other options. Nice little caffe, La coco, next to the hotel. Room was rather large which was nice. Very friendly and good cappuccino. Took the self guided Kilkenny castle tour, pretty skippable. Did a day trip to the Rock of Cashel... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We stayed at Butler house in December 2014. Richard (the manager) was very welcoming, and suggested a variety of restaurants and pubs for the evening. The room was large, and the bathroom was very well appointed. The B&b features free parking, and a pretty garden for warmer days. Breakfast was good and plentiful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

OMG was our response repeated multiple times as we entered our amazing room !! Extremely large room with sitting area in front of fireplace,... Bay window area with dinette-size table and chairs... King bed ... Ultra modern Bathroom the size of some hotel rooms we have stayed in !! Extra Large tub and separate glass enclosed shower - delightful heated... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We had a lovely welcome. Huge rooms, spotlessly clean, big comfortable modern bathrooms with separate large shower and corner bath. The front door is right on to a city street but there wasn't much noise really and you can ask for a room at the back of the hotel which overlook the walled garden. We still slept well.The breakfasts are... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed for two nights on a long Ireland tour and were extremely pleased with the hospitality and helpfulness of our host and staff at the Butler House. This is a beautiful and historic property perfectly located in the heart of Kilkenny.

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