Kilkenny River Court Hotel

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Average rate: $87 - Hotel class: 4 stars
The Bridge, Kilkenny, Ireland

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christl3 christl3
171 reviews
Central, Luxurious hotel Apr 06, 2011
My mum and i went to Kilkenny for two nights as my mum had a voucher for the Kilenny River Court Hotel.

I am not a fan of hotels myself. As an enthusiastic backpacker i prefer to stay in hostels because you meet more people and i prefer the atmosphere but the River Court Hotel was a beautiful four-star hotel in the heart of Kilkenny.

My favourite part of the hotel was the restaurant terrace that overlooks the River Nore which Kilkenny is located on and the majestic, imposing, well-maintained structure of Kilkenny castle is also in view, sitting on top of the hill. The terrace is very European looking on a sunny day and is gorgeous to sit out on and have a drink.

The rooms were clean, perfectly clean. The television didn;t have great channels on it but that isn't too important. The staff are lovely! The breakfast is extensive and delicious. The lesiure centre seemed great too although we didn't use it.

Overall very nice hotel
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Kilkenny River Court Hotel Overview

The Kilkenny River Court hotel is nestled in a private courtyard, resting serenely on the banks of the River Nore. Kilkenny city centre is just 50 m from the hotel doorstep and guests will find restaurants, bars and pubs in the immediate vicinity. There are shopping venues and nightspots just 500 m from the property and it is also 500 m to the city's bus and train stations and to Kilkenny castle park. Castlecomer Lake is around 19 km away, as is the Oak Park Forest and it is a 50-minute drive to Waterford. It is just over an hour's drive to the beach at Tramore and the hotel lies approximately 30 minutes from Waterford Airport (55 km) and approximately 1 hour 30 minutes from Dublin Airport (105 km).

Renovated in 2008, this charming, award-winning city hotel comprises a total of 90 rooms and features a garden and a terrace. Facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe and lift access. It also offers a TV lounge, a bar, a pub and a restaurant as well as conference facilities. Guests may take advantage of the Internet access and room and laundry services. There is parking available for those arriving by car.

The spaciously appointed en suite rooms are stylishly decorated with fine furnishing. They all come with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer as well as a double bed with goose-down duvets and pillows. They are also equipped with interactive TV, a trouser press, tea and coffee making facilities, a telephone and complimentary broadband wifi Internet access and are centrally heated.

This hotel features an indoor heated swimming pool with a children's swimming area. Sports enthusiasts may enjoy a work-out in the gym or relax in the hot tub or sauna. Guests can also enjoy a massage or spa treatment and golfing fans will find the nearest golf course, Mt Juliet/Kilkenny Golf Club, just 3 km from the hotel.

The midday and evening meals may be enjoyed in buffet form, from a set menu or a la carte.

Kilkenny River Court Hotel Amenities

  • Business Center
  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Restaurant
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Disabled Access
  • Concierge
  • Massage / Beauty Centre
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting / Child Services
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Sauna
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • In Room Movies
  • Porters
  • Wake-up Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Coffee / Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Laundry service
  • Garden
  • Desk
  • Direct dial phone
  • Facsimile
  • Ballroom
  • Disabled Accessible Rooms
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Salon
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Steam Room
  • Massage
  • Beauty Salon
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Shower
  • Spa/Jetted Tub
  • Child Pool
  • Pool Indoor
  • Cots
  • Highchairs
  • Luggage Storage
  • Vending Machines
  • Free Parking

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