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The Laurels B & B Kilkenny

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College Road, Kilkenny 10.1, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent only 1 night at the B&B, and it was so nice we wish we could stay more in Kilkenny. We got a warm welcome from the lovely hosts. The rooms were nice and clean, well equipped, and the bed was very comfortable. On the next day we were happy to find a very rich breakfast which was a... More 

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oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A family run operation and one of the warmest, comfortable places we have ever stayed. The bed was perfect and the hospitality was above and beyond. Please check this B & B out on a stay in Kilkenny! They were so accommodating with a vegan and vegetarian diet too!

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our hosts were extremely friendly. A comfortable mattress and a hearty breakfast provided a good start to each day. A precipitate came from the spigots of our whirlpool bath, but that is expected in an area of dense limestone formations, so it didn't bother me. I would definitely stay there again the next time I visited Kilkenny. There was a... More 

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TheLaurelsKilkenny, Owner at The Laurels B & B Kilkenny, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - we appreciate it when our clients point out any issue with our facilities - so that we can address this straight away. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay and look forward to welcoming you back on your next trip to Kilkenny. Fran & Mike Hyland More 

New Minas, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 3 nights in May here exploring the area & found it very comfortable. The breakfasts were satisfactory with a good choice. The room and ensuite a good size. We were woken one night with some noise by other guests but it settled quickly. It was a little longer walk than we planned to go to the restaurants downtown.... More 

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TheLaurelsKilkenny, Owner at The Laurels B & B Kilkenny, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - we're really glad you enjoyed Kilkenny and staying in The Laurels was a good experience for you. If you, your friends or family are planning another trip to the Ireland's Ancient East - then please do come stay with us again. Thanks again, Fran & Mike Hyland More 

Clarkston, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was so great to find the Laurels B&B when we came to Kilkenny. The room was spacious and the ensuite bath was a treat, with the jacuzzi tub. The parking was a bit tight but found that everywhere we went.

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TheLaurelsKilkenny, Owner at The Laurels B & B Kilkenny, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review - we really appreciate it. Fran & Mike Hyland More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Booked this last minute, and it was a fabulous choice. Very friendly and ideally situated for a short walk into town. We had not planned to stay in Kilkenny, but after stopping by on route to our first stop - we had to visit. The Laurels was extremely comfortable, and a good all round place to stay. Our hosts couldn't... More 

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TheLaurelsKilkenny, Owner at The Laurels B & B Kilkenny, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! It makes all our hard work worthwhile. We'd love to welcome you, your friends and family back to The Laurels Kilkenny at anytime. Fran & Mike More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

This is a nice little place to stay. The service is good. The wifi strong. The bathroom in my room was very cramped-- likely a closet before. Very difficult to dry off in. The location is a bit of a walk to services, shopping, etc. Located on a busy street corner with bright lights outside all night. My bed was... More 

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TheLaurelsKilkenny, Owner at The Laurels B & B Kilkenny, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. As the new owners of this property, we will be upgrading internal finishes at The Laurels Kilkenny over the next few months. You can however appreciate that there are some things beyond our control. Thank you in particular for your feedback about breakfast- We pride ourselves on our cooked to order fresh breakfast.... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

What they got right: -There is off street parking. -There is wifi. -We got the large bed and tiled bathroom as advertised. -The bedding is clean. -The breakfast room is pleasant. What they need to look into: -The decor is very drab. Like going back in time to the 80s. -In spite of me emailing them before I booked to... More 

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TheLaurelsKilkenny, Owner at The Laurels B & B Kilkenny, responded to this review

Donna Thank you for your review - it has given us lots to do over the last few days. You are correct - we are in the process of updating our room decor and linen supplies throughout this season - our first summer as new operators. We have revised our breakfast menu to include a vegetarian option. We are pleased... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

We were here for one night. We booked quite late, and asked for a cot for our toddler at the last minute. The owners did not have one, but went to great lengths to find one, we really appreciated that. They were very sweet, friendly and helpful. The room was nice and clean, with good beds. Breakfast was lovely. We... More 

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TheLaurelsKilkenny, Owner at The Laurels B & B Kilkenny, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review - we work hard to make sure our guests have the best possible experience here at the Laurels. We hope that you will recommend us to your family and friends who are coming to Kilkenny. More 

Old Lyme, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

We reserved two rooms for my family of 5 for just an overnight. Kilkenny was a midway point between Dingle and Dublin and we needed to be in Dublin for a flight home to the US early the next morning. Both rooms were well equipped, clean and comfortable. Fran, one of the owners, went above and beyond by getting up... More 

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TheLaurelsKilkenny, Owner at The Laurels B & B Kilkenny, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. It was a pleasure to host you and your family during your stay in Kilkenny. We hope that you enjoyed the remainder of your holiday and would love to host you and your extended family at any time in the future. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family owned and operated B&B located in the heart of Kilkenny City within walking distance of all major city centre attractions. On site FREE parking.9 modern ensuite bedrooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Laurels B & B Kilkenny

Address: College Road, Kilkenny 10.1, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
Price Range: $86 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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