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Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Dublin Road, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Ranked #6 of 20 hotels in Kilkenny
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

The Lyrath hotel is a gem of a hotel nestled in the green acres of Kilkenny. The receptionist that greeted us on arrival was very pleasant and helpful, As were all the staff that we came into contact with. The breakfast room is very big and airy and the selection of food is extremely good. Food in Tuppers bar was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Today we had spa treatment and afternoon tea package. Very reasonably priced and loved loved the spa. There was a group of 5 people and every treatment was highly praised. Would recommend the deluxe package to anyone. My only problem was when we went for our afternoon tea. The service was extremely slow. We gave the voucher to staff and... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had our wedding at the Lyrath Estate & Spa hotel last Friday. We had a wonderful wedding there - a civil cermony in the hotel's beautiful country estate rooms. The staff were superb - very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable on how to give great service. Many of our guests stayed for two nights at the hotel and we received... More

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Iain G, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear Claire G, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us following your recent wedding here at Lyrath Estate Hotel Kilkenny. The team are delighted that you enjoyed your wedding and stay with with us and found the facilities and service to be excellent throughout. I have passed on your kind comments to the... More

Clonmel, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I recently visited the Lyrath for a spa day as a gift for Mother's day with my 2 daughters. First of all we arrived at the Oasis Spa where we were greeted by a very friendly receptionist, then we were brought downstairs to the thermal suite where we had full use of the hydrotherapy pool(which was amazing) sauna, steam room... More

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Iain G, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear nancdun, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us following your recent visit to us here at Lyrath Estate Hotel Kilkenny. The team are delighted that you enjoyed your recent spa day with us and found the facilities and service to be excellent throughout. I have passed on your kind comments to the... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Myself and three of my girlfriends were there for a 30th trip. The hotel is lovely, the staff were friendly and accommodating, the spa treatments were top notch and the rooms and food were top quality. They even brought a muffin with a candle to the room during breakfast which was a lovely touch.

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Iain G, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear Sinéad N, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us following your recent stay with us here at Lyrath Estate Hotel Kilkenny. The team are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the facilities, food and service to be excellent throughout. I have passed on your kind comments to the... More

Galway, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My sister held her wedding at the Lyrath. We stayed for 2 nights and it was a fantastic, intimate wedding. On arrival, my partner and I were greeted by the friendly door man. Checking in was pleasant, informative and the receptionist Deirdre was extremely helpful.. Our bags were immediately taken from us and placed in our room. Our room was... More

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Iain G, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear LuckySocks, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us following your recent stay with us here at Lyrath Estate Hotel Kilkenny. The team are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the facilities, food and service to be excellent throughout especially during the wedding repection. I have passed on your... More

Kilkenny, Ireland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On arrival at the hotel I was greeted by a charming man the doorman Tom. He was very obliging and very friendly which immediately made me feel welcome. The girls at the reception desk were also equally as friendly and just after I checked in Tom showed me to my suite which had the WOW factor. The suite was bright... More

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Iain G, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear KilkennyGolfer, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us following your recent stay with us here at Lyrath Estate Hotel Kilkenny. The team are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the facilities, food and service to be excellent throughout. I have passed on your kind comments to the team... More

Waterford, Ireland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I recently stayed here and decided id splash out on a suite... well worth the upgrade!! i was in shock when i got into the room, it was huge and the height of comfort!! The dining area, the sitting room, bedroom, bathroom, mini bar piano and the outside seating area... just fab! In the evening we ate in Yindees and... More

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Iain G, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear Joybb14, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us following your recent stay with us here at Lyrath Estate Hotel Kilkenny. The team are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the facilities, food and service to be excellent throughout. I have passed on your kind comments to the team... More

Borris, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was at a wedding there recently and stayed the night was greeted on arrival by a very nice porter very professional but yet very down to earth and jokey ful of smiles and laughs. Checked in and went to bedroom we were on 2nd floor and had to walk for what felt like an eternity to get to the... More

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Wexford, Ireland
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My boyfriend had often mentioned this hotel so I brought him here for his birthday in January. When I phoned to book the room the lady on the phone offered me a complimentary room upgrade which impressed me, however I had to contact the hotel several times by phone and email in the following days just to get an email... More

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Iain G, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear Janine231, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us on Trip Advisor, following a recent Visit to Lyrath Estate Hotel Kilkenny. I am sorry that certain aspects of your experience were not entirely to your satisfaction and I would appreciate the opportunity of discussing your feedback in more detail. Please could you share your contact... More

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Also Known As:
Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre Hotel Kilkenny
Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre Hotel
Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa And Convention Centre
Lyrath Hotel Kilkenny
Lyrath Hotel
Lyrath Estate Kilkenny
Lyrath Estate Hotel Convention Centre
Address: Dublin Road, Kilkenny, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kilkenny
#2 Family Hotel in Kilkenny
#3 Business Hotel in Kilkenny
#5 Luxury Hotel in Kilkenny
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre 5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Set amid 170 acres of mature parkland, 1.2km from Kilkenny City, Lyrath Estate fuses stunning contemporary hotel design with the elegance of the original 17th century Lyrath House. Featuring 137 spaciously appointed air-conditioned bedrooms, numerous bars and restaurants, the Oasis Spa and Oasis Health Club, with floor-to-ceiling glass windows which border its 17 meter infinity edge pool. Whilst the "Kilkenny Convention Centre" at Lyrath Estate offers purpose-built state-of-the-art facilities for up to 1,500 delegates. ... more   less 
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kilkenny #2 Family Hotel in Kilkenny #3 Business Hotel in Kilkenny #5 Luxury Hotel in Kilkenny
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set amid 170 acres of mature parkland, 1.2km from Kilkenny City, Lyrath Estate fuses stunning contemporary hotel design with the elegance of the original 17th century Lyrath House. Featuring 137 spaciously appointed air-conditioned bedrooms, numerous bars and restaurants, the Oasis Spa and Oasis Health Club, with floor-to-ceiling glass windows which border its 17 meter infinity edge pool. Whilst the "Kilkenny Convention Centre" at Lyrath Estate offers purpose-built state-of-the-art facilities for up to 1,500 delegates. ... more   less 
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