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Kilford Arms Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   John Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Ranked #11 of 19 hotels in Kilkenny
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
James O Donegal Town, Ireland
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  • 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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Donegal Town, Ireland
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I are just back from a three night stay at the Kilford Hotel. Have to say we had a great time from start to finish! The girl who greeted us at reception was very friendly and helpful as were all the staff we met! The breakfast was gorgeous and we were right in the city centre which... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Having stayed here just recently and reading some very negative reviews I must say we ..ere extremely pleased with everything in the Kilford Arms we were greeted pleasantly on arrival and the room we were allocated was spacious clean and modern. Breakfast each morning was served in The White Oak Restaurant and was a combination of waiter service and self... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My girlfriend and I had a lovely time in the Kilford arms hotel , everything was perfect , we don't have one single complaint about out stay , the staff were so friendly , the rooms were perfect and the breakfast setup was brilliant , I would recommend this hotel to everyone and will defiantly be coming back soon!!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The customer service in this hotel is appalling. From start to finish we were met with rude, obnoxious and completely unprofessional staff, particularly from the girl at reception. Completely ruined our stay and we have advised anyone we know to give this hotel a miss. Never again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have just returned from a night in the Kilford arms where we stayed for my hen party. The service from start to finish was just fantastic! When we arrived we were given a run down of the entertainment at the hotel and fresh water was delivered to every room and there were 21 of us. Rooms were spacious and... More

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Galway, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location couldn't have been better. Staff were very welcoming and could not have been more helpful. Very clean comfortable room (we stayed in room 49) which had an adjoining room so was very spacious for 3 of us! Will recommend this hotel to anyone visiting Kilkenny! Simply perfect!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place nice food nice staff, extremely hot in the rooms, restaurant,pubs etc.... Bit far out of town away from all the other night life. Food tastes just okay menu is very plain and not a great selection, portions are very small it would be quiet possible to still feel hungry even after eating

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Back from the kilford hotel great atmosphere breakfast lovely staff is great good irish food will definitely be back recommend a visit to ofaolains bar and Pegasus nightclub great friendly staff and very professional

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I just back from visit to lovely Kilkenny city we booked in to Kilford Hotel city centre hotel , a great choice, receptionist very friendly and helpful, rooms very clean and spacious We paid for breakfast great choice of Irish food very tasty Thanks to all O Faolains church a must see

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really werent here long as we showed up late and left early the next morning. That being said the rooms were generic but functional. The rooms were on the expensive side for them being decent but not great. Nothing really stood out, it was just fine.

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Address: John Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Kilford Arms Hotel 3*
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Kilford Arms Kilkenny
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#7 Family Hotel in Kilkenny
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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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