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Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

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Reviewed 1 January 2015

This hotel is located minutes from all the essentials in Kilkenny. Castle, nightlife & shopping. It's staff no matter how busy still give a very high standard of customer care particularly in the relaxed bar next to reception. Rooms are not overheated with the usual toiletries, decent size with great bath towels. Breakfast is typical big hotel buffet, missed my...

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colinahern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear michael l, Thank you for your very kind review and I'm really glad that you enjoyed your recent visit to Kilkenny and the Ormonde Hotel. Kind Regards, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

Rathdowney, Australia
Reviewed 19 December 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed in the Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel for our daughters wedding. All our needs were catered for, the staff were excellent and provided fantastic service. Everyone was professional and extremely helpful. There was nothing we could fault. It was a pleasure to stay here and I would certainly recommend it for venue to stay and for hosting...

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colinahern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Margaret P, Thank you for your very kind review of our Hotel. I'm delighted that we were able to play a small part in making your daughter's big day a success and we wish both of them, and indeed yourselves, every health and happiness in 2015. Kind Regards, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 14 December 2014

Stayed in The Ormonde on the 8th /9th Dec ..Can find nothing to fault this hotel at all.Lobby/bar/Restaurant 110%.Room Fabulous. Spotless n lovely n cosy.. Staff were so friendly and couldnt do enough for us.Breakfast was fabulous.Location was excellent. 2mins to the main shopping area n Kilkenny Castle. Fabulous city and would definitely return to The Ormonde in the future...

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ColinRAhern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear breda487, Thank you for your very kind review and recommendation of our Hotel. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and I hope to get the opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

Moate, Ireland
Reviewed 14 December 2014 via mobile

Location is really good,close to the centre and all amenities! Breakfast is very big with lot of choices. Rooms are small and carpet sometimes dirty... Service is ok but can be better! Spa and swimming pool is really good.

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ColinRAhern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear vivian b, Whilst I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay in general, I do note your comments about the service and the guestroom and I apologise if these aspects took from your stay and visit to Kilkenny in any way. Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel. Kind Regards, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 10 December 2014

We stayed in the Ormonde Hotel and it was excellent, on the way home from the Andre Rieu Concert on the Monday 8th Dec and Tuesday 9th and we both thoroughly enjoyed it. The staff were very welcoming, helpful, friendly and chatty. The food was great, we ate in the bar on our first night and in the main Restaurant...

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ColinRAhern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Pat M, Thank you for your review of the Ormonde Hotel on TripAdvisor. I'm really glad that you enjoyed your stay with us in Kilkenny and I hope to welcome you back again in 2015 Yours in Service, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

Reviewed 9 December 2014

Greatly enjoyed our stay in this Hotel. Our daughters 40th birthday weekend was a big success, due in no small part to the success of the Ormonde as our destination of choice as our daughter had stayed here earlier this year and enjoyed the experience. All staff were extremely friendly and helpful, all rooms were very pleasant and well maintained...

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ColinRAhern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Maureen F, Many thanks for your review and recommendation of our Hotel. I'm really glad that you and your family enjoyed the birthday celebrations here and I hope to welcome you back soon to the Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel. Yours in Service, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 December 2014

We've just checked out after two nights at the Kilkenny Ormonde and we had an excellent stay! Although the room was too hot for us initially, when we spoke to Roisin at reception she immediately arranged for the radiator in our room to be switched off. Then we had a very comfortable night! The breakfasts were delicious and filling (and...

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ColinRAhern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear k8lib, Thank you for your very kind review of our Hotel on Tripadvisor. I'm delighted that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us and I hope to get the opportunity to welcome you all back to Kilkenny and the Ormonde again in the future. Kind Regards, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

Cork
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Hello, Returned yesterday after staying two nights in the Ormonde. A very big thank you to Breeda and Roisin on reception. Firstly I booked the wrong nights and I was at home in Cork when Roisin rang to see were we checking in. With no fuss she cancelled that night and was able to accommodate us for the Friday night....

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ColinRAhern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear EdScul, Thank you for your very kind review and recommendation following your recent stay with us in Kilkenny. I'm delighted that you had an enjoyable weekend and that we were able to sort out any booking issues. On behalf of all the team here may I take the opportunity to wish you both a very happy anniversary and I...

Reviewed 6 December 2014

We had the most wonderful wedding weekend experience in the Ormonde Hotel, From the day we had our first meeting with our Wedding Coordinators Louise and Deirdre to our big day! Nothing was too much trouble, We would highly recommend the hotel as a wedding venue. The hotel rooms were perfect for our guests and it was great to have...

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ColinRAhern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sharon M, Thank you for the lovely review and I'm really glad that we were able to play a small part in making your wedding day memorable. All the Team here wish you both every health and happiness for the future. Yours in Service, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

Most recent stay was a family get together. We booked a weekend package deal which included meal. Amazing value . We had a great stay. Staff very efficient and friendly. Meal was excellent. Rooms large and comfortable. Have stayed on numerous occasions and cannot be beaten on value and location in centre of city.

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colinahern, General Manager at Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gayle M, Thank you for your very kind review of our Hotel and we really appreciate the recommendation. I hope to get the opportunity to welcome you back to Kilkenny again soon. Yours in Service, Colin Ahern General Manager Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Savour Restaurant
Savour Restaurant
Cuisines: European
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
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In heart of Kilkenny; stands proudly in the shadows of Kilkenny Castle; beautiful rooms designed/decorated to the highest standard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

Address: Ormonde Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
Price Range: €82 - €209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 118
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#5 Business Hotel in Kilkenny
#6 Family Hotel in Kilkenny
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kilkenny
#9 Luxury Hotel in Kilkenny
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“Get rooms on higher floors”
gerryd157, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try not to get a room facing the street since they are little more noisy.”
patriciaaQ8116DL, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go for breakfast early as they really can't cope with a full hotel”
liamm869, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Not the Bridal Suite, normal rooms are bigger and in better condition”
carey_harte, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stayed in room 102. Huge room. So quiet got great sleep in very comfy bed.”
helenconway74, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
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