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Chaplins B&B

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Chaplin's Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny Ireland
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#44 of 84 B&Bs / Inns in Kilkenny
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Chaplins B&B is an excellent choice for travelers visiting Kilkenny, offering a budget friendly environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay.

Free wifi is offered to guests, and rooms at Chaplins B&B offer a flat screen TV and a desk.

For travelers arriving by car, free parking is available.

Nearby landmarks such as St. John the Evangelist Church (0.1 mi) and Butter Slip (0.4 mi) make Chaplins B&B a great place to stay when visiting Kilkenny.

During your visit, be sure to check out one of Kilkenny's popular shrimp restaurants such as Ristorante Rinuccini and The Grapevine Wine & Tapas Bar, all a short distance from Chaplins B&B.

There is no shortage of things to do in the area, and there are several great attractions that are within walking distance of Chaplins B&B, including Kilkenny Castle (0.4 mi), Medieval Mile Museum (0.4 mi), and St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower (0.5 mi).

Enjoy your stay in Kilkenny!

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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Internet
Special diet menus
Bicycle rental
Non-smoking hotel
Shared lounge / TV area
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Desk
Iron
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
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Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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English
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Cormac N wrote a review Jul 2019
17 contributions4 helpful votes
5* for this place. Family run and not a single complaint for our two night stay. Good location - nice walk by the river into the city (15 mins app). Owners Jim and Joan could not of been more accommodating and their family. Food was great both mornings and service was great. Rooms are not amazing but it’s an old B and B - great value for Kilkenny.
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Date of stay: July 2019Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Rosanne M wrote a review Jul 2019
Lausanne10 contributions22 helpful votes
On the plus side, the hostess let us leave our car in front of the B&B, which was a huge help seeing as Kilkenny is a bit difficult to navigate for foreigners. The breakfast was nice, the room was clean and the building very calm at night. We had a nice stay and the hosts were very welcoming on our arrival. Minus: the room was really small. We had a twin room and had difficulty fitting our suitcases and being able to walk around. Via mail, the hostess seemed very stressed about our dietery needs (one vegetarian and one lactose intolerant). She told us she would not be able to accomodate our dietery needs and that we were welcome to chosse somewhere else to stay. We then talked with her on our arrival and were able to find an easy solution (I just had eggs and the rest of a continental breakfast, which is more than enough, my friend avoided the milk by going for a full irish). I would definitely avoid in case of gluten intolerance or allergies seeing as she did not feel comfortable with our situation. Finally, being swiss, we thought that the 20 min walk to the town centre would be fine. We do admit we quickly felt tired in the evening and resented the walk back. Being students, we wanted to avoid other options, but if you are trevelling with children or older people I would try to navigate the centre and find a car park or find a taxi home.
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Date of stay: April 2019
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mlmc2004 wrote a review Aug 2018
cork9 contributions3 helpful votes
Stayed here Saturday night just for a night out in Kilkenny,great value. Was told when booking room was going to be very small but on arrival had everything we needed. Tea/coffee,hairdryer,toiletries, ensuite. Helpful,professional staff.
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Date of stay: August 2018Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Blathnaid P wrote a review Feb 2018
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Think the title says it all what more could you want !! Myself and my friend Booked in here for a wedding at the Newpark (so close) it was ideal ! Much cheaper and our host even dropped us down Because it was cold and miserable out! So happy with the stay here .. Thank you!!
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Date of stay: February 2018Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Christian C wrote a review Nov 2017
8 contributions5 helpful votes
My wife and I stayed at Chaplins for the one night we were in Kilkenny. Situated about 1km out of town and 1.5km from the castle, we had onsite parking for our car and a lovely warm room to stay in. It's a gentle walk into town via a single, straight road so no chance of getting lost. Comfortable beds greeted us after a day and night of sightseeing. I had an early morning run at 8am. Chaplins to the castle, a lap around the castle wall , along canal walk and back to Chaplins is 6kms exactly, the perfect distance to shake off the night before. A nice , hot shower followed by a delicious , full Irish breakfast was exactly what I needed. Lovely hosts providing everything we needed to make our time in Kilkenny special.
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Date of stay: November 2017Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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PRICE RANGE
$102 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
IrelandProvince of LeinsterCounty KilkennyKilkenny
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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Frequently Asked Questions about Chaplins B&B
Which popular attractions are close to Chaplins B&B?
Nearby attractions include Bridie's Bar and General Store (0.3 miles), St. John the Evangelist Church (0.1 miles), and Breathnachs Bar Kilkenny (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Chaplins B&B?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and bicycle rental.
Is parking available at Chaplins B&B?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Chaplins B&B?
Conveniently located restaurants include Mocha's Vintage Tea Room & Restaurant, Campagne, and Langton's.
Is Chaplins B&B located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.2 miles away from the center of Kilkenny.
Are there any historical sites close to Chaplins B&B?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Kilkenny Castle (0.4 miles), Rothe House and Garden (0.4 miles), and Kilkenny Old Jail and Courthouse (0.4 miles).