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Kilkenny House Hotel

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Freshford Road, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Ranked #55 of 94 Kilkenny B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
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  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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wickloe, ireland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
12 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

From our initial, phone call which took ages to answer, and our 10 minute wait to check in, to our check out, this was a place which found most frustrating and disappointing. In a good location on the outskirts of Kilkenny city,(close to St Lukes Hospital). The hotel is a B & B, and not a great one. Rooms are... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I booked a room a number of weeks ago as a family member was terminally ill in hospital. We, along with several membrts of our family had stayed for almost a week as it was so close to the hospital. At short notice I booked a room and advised upon checking in at 10pm we didn't know if we would... More 

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Thurles, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I will never stay here again or recommend anyone else to do so. I have never encountered such a rude man in all my hotel stays. He needs to move to another industry away from hospitality. No manner at all and downright ignorant to me. No breakfast available early.

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Vienna, Austria
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The hotel offered good rates for a three-star-property, so we booked it for two nights. Kilkenny is only about one hour drive from Dublin. Continental breakfast is simple, but included in rates, so we enjoyed a couple of toasts, fresh fruits and freshly made eggs. The hotel bar is nice, they have free wifi and the parking is free too.

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Somerdale, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

No one was at the front desk when we arrived, but someone came quickly when I called the number on the counter. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The breakfast buffet was an additional 10euro. There was nothing special about this hotel. I probably wouldn't stay there again, but if you are on a budget it isn't... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Booked the hotel and was unable to go due to a car crash they didnt answer the phone for the 2 days so we were unable to actually cancle it and when we finally got through to the hotel the manager was an absolute pig about it even though it was their fault we couldnt cancle it and they still... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

My husband and I visited the hotel last weekend for a family reunion in the area. Upon arrival, the reception was empty so we had to ring using the phone for attendance. We paid upfront 119 euro which I suppose didn't matter. We were told we would get an above average room and a nice breakfast. The room was far... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Stayed in a twin room. Spotlessly clean with continental breakfast and wifi throughout. The owner Ted was extremely helpful. The location was ideal for us as it had a large carpark and away from the bustle of the city but still in walking distance. 50 euro for bed and breakfast for 2 people is extremely good value.

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Dublin, Ireland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We booked a twin and a single and the place was clean, easy to find and the sights were not too far a drive ie a few minutes. Continental breakfast, clean rooms, a very hard working owner-operator and a very reasonable price.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights. No elevator. Hotel was ok. Not a great location. But cab rides were a flat fee. Rooms were clean. It was an extra 100 euro for one extra person in a room, room was a double bed and a single. Seemed a bit ridiculous if you ask me. Breakfast was nothing special and the breakfast... More 

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Address: Freshford Road, Kilkenny, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Kilkenny House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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