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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great location with a friendly staff. The rooms were comfortable rooms. The hotel has free and secure parking. Two minute walk to the castle which has amazing grounds. Wish we had brought our running shoes.

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Drogheda, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've stayed here on a number of occasions on business trips. I've used other hotels in Kilkenny but this is always my first choice. The rooms are lovely, I always request a quiet room at the back as I have trouble sleeping when away from home and I always find the hotel quiet. The beds are comfortable and the bathroom... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On the positive side: centrally located, helpful desk staff, free parking. But: good sized but very ordinary (my wife called it "dormitory") room and common areas, subpar amenities, uninteresting restaurant with ordinary menu and cuisine (in spite of pretensions of creative locally sourced menu and grandeur), and the waiter got our order wrong, and later misapplied a credit voucher that... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Kilkenny, and the Pembroke in specific, were everything my husband and I had hoped for in our brief stay in this lovely town. After paying more for tiny, cramped, spartan rooms in other cities, our spacious room at the Pembroke felt like complete luxury. We also wanted to be sure to thank two front desk professionals who went out of... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A group of us stayed here for a hen party last year. A stylish hotel, very modern. We had a nice triple room that was good value. We had previously stayed in the Ormonde in Kilkenny and I definitely preferred the Pembroke. Only issue was my boyfriend rang the hotel and requested a bottle of champage for 70e be sent... More 

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Ottawa, On
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Pembroke ia a modern hotel with all of the amenities. Located a block away from the castle. Everything is walking within Kilkenny. The staff are amazing, we'll go out of their way to be helpful.he breakfast is plentiful.

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Brigg, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well located modern hotel near to the castle and many restaurants in this interesting old city. Our room was large and well equipped with a large comfortable bed and good bathroom with an excellent in bath shower. The receptionist was extremely friendly and helpful, keeping a car park spot for us whilst we unloaded. The decor is simple and possibly... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Imagine my surprise when upon arrival I was offered a complimentary room upgrade which included breakfast! What a great way to start this hotel stay! The front desk people were extremely helpful - immediately directed me to the Black Abbey so that I could make the last Sunday Mass! The rooms were large and spotless - great amenities, also! Well... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved our stay in Kilkenny. The room was clean and nice, and the hotel is in a great spot. Could even see a bit of the castle from the window :) Great selection at breakfast. Would recommend to anyone wanting to be extremely close to town without being right in the center of it.

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Courtney C, Guest Relations Manager at Pembroke Hotel, responded to this review

Dear youngmcdonnell, Thank you for your great review. I am thrilled you had such a great stay while in Kilkenny. Our location is key for visiting all of the sites in the city but as you mentioned we are away from the main centre of the night scene, the street we are on has solicitors offices and auctioneers, still central... More 

Peyton, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a whirlwind, as we arrived in Ireland at 5 in the morning (from Denver CO) and went to 2 tourist attractions plus other stuff, arriving at the Pembroke in time to get a parking space in their limited car parks which was great. The hotel is just what we needed for a good nights rest after finding out... More 

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Courtney C, Guest Relations Manager at Pembroke Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Peyton_John, Thank you for an excellent review. You came to the right place to learn about our national sport of hurling, with Kilkenny the best team in the country with the best manager of all time! Even though this year was not our greatest performance and we lost to out biggest and closest rivals Tipperary you can be sure... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Statham's Bar & Restaurant
Statham's Bar & Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, Healthy, Irish, International
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You have discovered the Pembroke Hotel, Kilkenny’s favourite boutique hotel, a relaxed oasis in the heart of the old city quarter. The 4 Star Pembroke Hotel is situated on Patrick Street, Kilkenny’s most exclusive street right in the centre of a city that is rich with medieval heritage and alive with a vibrant arts culture. With 74 comfortable, spacious, airy bedrooms, its Stathams Bar and Stathams Restaurant and a dedicated business centre, the Pembroke Hotel offers a peaceful welcoming charm with quiet luxury and comfort at its core. You will feel truly comfortable in this warm and friendly hotel where you are assured of a restful sleep in the heart of the city. Surrounded by Kilkenny’s most famous landmarks including Kilkenny Castle, Butler House and Gardens and the National Craft Gallery it is fitting that we take our name from the Earl of Pembroke for whom Kilkenny castle was built. Creativity flows through everything we do at the Pembroke Hotel, from our modern interior to our fresh imaginative food, so it is natural for us as a patron of the Butler Gallery to showcase a selection from their permanent collection. Whether your visit is for business, pleasure or celebration, we look forward to warmly welcoming you and to providing you with our thoughtful, naturally attentive and caring service in a relaxed atmosphere where you will feel safe and cared for. Quite simply – we are committed to looking after our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pembroke Hotel

Address: The Pembroke Hotel 11 Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
Price Range: $104 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pembroke Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
Pembroke Hotel Kilkenny
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Kilkenny
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kilkenny
#2 Business Hotel in Kilkenny
#4 Family Hotel in Kilkenny
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