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Kilford Arms Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   John Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Ranked #12 of 20 hotels in Kilkenny
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed with 8 girls over the weekend from Friday till Monday in 3 different rooms. I didn't arrive myself until the Saturday. The woman on the desk when I checked in was lovely. She told us a few nightclubs that we should go to and told us about a Chinese restaurant to try. The room was fine big enough for... More

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here one night (14/04/2014). Room was clean and useful for my needs (a place to sleep after a day of sightseeing). Was a little strange getting to the room after 11:00, which is the only real reason I didn't score higher (plus it's not a four seasons). I wasn't looking for a high end hotel, just a clean,... More

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel was fine except for window wouldn't close night clubs near by went on till 6:30am. The white oak restaurant was little to be desired. Table not wiped. Veg microwaved (I'd say) they stay open till 9:30pm but start setting the tables around us for breakfast while we where eating. Clattering cups and saucers. We asked for a glass of... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We (2 Adults + 2 Kids) stayed in the Kilford Arms recently for 2 nights. It is an excellently located hotel with great friendly staff. The Train Station is 5 minutes away & all the other tourist locations are close by.

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Cork, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my partner and I have just spent weekend in Kilkenny staying at the Kilford Arms Hotel We were absolutely delighted with our stay, We booked 2 nights b/b great value , breakfast was excellent each morning, lots of choice, Rooms were spacious and housekeeping very good. Tea/Coffee + Water facilities all in room a pleasant surprise Staff were very friendly... More

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Dublin, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in for breakfast ,lovely, no problems until decided to visit the toilets wow they were filthy, havent seen a clean since god knows when both ladies and gents .it leaves the whole place down.No occasion for that uncleanliness.Ouch .

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dublin
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here last Friday and was pleasently surprised by this hotel.The hotel is in the centre of town with plenty of restaurants and pubs just outside the front door,The room was fine(nice&quiet) and ate in the restaurant.....Irish Fare Food ..but very good and piping hot.All in all a great stay and the staff were very attentive and nothing was too... More

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Tipperary, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

stayed in this hotel for the weekend had everything I needed great location rooms very clean and staff very friendly couldn't do enough for you really enjoyed myself and they serve breakfast all day would definitely recommend this place and I will definitely return had a great weekend

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dublin
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014 via mobile

Delighted to say that I'm just back from the Kilford Arms and would definitely return. Read all the reviews before going and was dreading it due to what I've read. Just goes to show you shouldn't believe everything you read. The room was a good size,really comfy bed,spotless bathroom,carpet hoovered every day and sheets and towels changed daily.Tea/coffee facilities in... More

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Cork, Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Kilford Arms recently. My initial reaction on seeing the hotel was one of uncertainty, as I thought it would be off the road, on its own grounds, not on a narrow street . but the facade is not an indication of the interior . The man on check in was welcoming, and friendly.... More

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Additional Information about Kilford Arms Hotel

Also Known As:
Kilford Arms Kilkenny
Hotel Kilford Arms
Address: John Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
#7 Family Hotel in Kilkenny
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Kilford Arms Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This City Centre hotel is just a few minutes walk from the rail and bus station and within walking distance to all the major sights and attractions Kilkenny has to offer. With 60 bedrooms it is small enough to offer a truly personal service, while offering an excellent range of facilities for our guests. Whether dining in the White Oak restaurant or enjoying a drink in one of the 2 bars, make the Kilford Arms your home away from home.EntertainmentThe Kilford Arms is a great entertainment complex, with something for everybody! O’Faolain’s fabulous "super-pub" is built over 3 levels, with stunning architecture incorporating the ruins of a 16th century church! This new pub is a "must-see" on your trip to Kilkenny, and it features late bar and DJs nightly and a New Heated Smoking Area to Rear. PVS Bar hosts live bands regularly, and is home to the famous Kilford Karaoke on Saturday nights! During the day this is a great place for a quiet drink or to enjoy freshly prepared bar food. Dining The traditional White Oak Restaurant offers the best of local produce served in relaxed in formal surroundings. Open from 7am – 9pm Daily.PV’s Bar provides lunch and bar snacks menu daily, for lighter meals or a quick bite to accompany a relaxing drink! O'Faolains Bar serves food from 12:00 up to 21:00 daily, offering a great range, from light snacks to more substantial fare! Parking: Ample Coach Parking and Free Complimentary Parking for guests. ... more   less 
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