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Kilkenny River Court Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Friendly and helpful staff . Good size room in good condition and very clean . Breakfast dinning room was well laid out with attentive staff and a good selection of hot foods . Had drinks in the bar on Saturday night there was some live music which was kept at the right volume . Overall a very pleasant stay was...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is our first time to stay at this hotel the only complaint we have is the selection of food in bar was very poor and restaurant wasn’t much better But the staff was Excellent in bar and reception so please up date your Menu

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Thank 56Philip
Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I don't know if the braised beef is a house speciality, but I hope it is as I will return to experience this meal again. This beef just topped our stay at this friendly well run hotel in the heart of Kilkenny. Everything about this hotel (location, views, food, staff, rooms,price) is excellent.

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Dobbs Ferry, New York
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Can't say enough about the helpfulness of the staff and how they really went above and beyond to ensure a great stay. Food was excellent also. Very central location. Just park the car and walk around beautiful Kilkenny.

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Thank Pauline D
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When we went down, there was a problem with the booking (my end!) - the dates that were booked were not the dates we went down for! But, the receptionist could not have been more helpful in getting us sorted. She found a room for us for the 2 nights (wed & thurs) & boy, did she find us a...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a two night midweek stay including dinner on one night. Our first room had a balcony which was next to an industrial extractor fan which was really smelly. Thankfully we were moved. The girls on reception were very helpful. Our new room was lovely and all the communal areas were of a high standard but the bathroom was...

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Dublin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in a lovely, clean, well proportioned room overlooking the river. Great weather helped too ! Lovely 3 night stay. So central. Good parking. On the doorstep of the city. So convenient. Lovely afternoon tea enjoyed also. Looking forward to our next visit !

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Again the River Court Hotel is our favourite hotel in kilkenny. We have been coming here for the last few years and love it. This year we had our elderly parents with us who also loved the hotel but unfortunately my father isn't very mobile and we had to get a taxi from the taxi rank outside the Left Bank(...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for two nights. Checking in was quick and easy and reception staff were lovely. Booked into the restaurant for dinner but the menu was very basic so we went to bar for food. The food was delightful. We were served by two lovely young men Troy and Aaron they were very helpful and efficient....

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Catherine M, General Manager at Kilkenny River Court Hotel, responded to this review

Dear L1487, Thank you for your lovely review and we are really glad that you enjoyed your stay. Troy and Aaron are delighted to get a special mention and would like to pass on their Thanks also. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future. Kind Regards, Catherine McKnight General Manager gm@rivercourthotel.com

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very enjoyable three night stay here in this very central hotel in Kilkeny. We had requested a room overlooking the castle but alas received one overlooking the carpark. The room was spacious and clean. WIFi was slow and TV could do with updating. There were very few channels available. We enjoyed breakfast, service was very prompt. Latecomers...

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Catherine M, General Manager at Kilkenny River Court Hotel, responded to this review

Dear madmartina, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. I am sorry that we couldn’t accommodate your request this time round for one of our castle view rooms hopefully on your next visit. We are currently looking into upgrading our TV system and hope to be able to offer more selection of channels in the future. We are also...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Award winning Kilkenny River Court Hotel, superbly located on the bank of the River Nore in the heart of the medieval city of Kilkenny. Nestled in a private courtyard, secluded from the bustling and winding city streets, the Hotel is overlooked by Kilkenny's majestic 12th century castle. On arrival you will feel a sense of belonging as our experienced team welcomes you to Kilkenny's finest four star hotel. The Hotel is the ideal setting for corporate events, weddings or special family events. Our prime city centre location also includes ample secure on site parking facilities. Dining outlets at the Hotel include the AA Rosette winning Riverside Restaurant and Terrace Kitchen at the Riverview Bar complete with its own 'al fresco' terrace dining experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kilkenny River Court Hotel

Address: The Bridge | John Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
Price Range: €85 - €208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kilkenny River Court Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 90
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Kilkenny
#8 Romantic Hotel in Kilkenny
#8 Family Hotel in Kilkenny
#9 Business Hotel in Kilkenny
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“Higher floors over looking Kilkenny Castle”
56Philip, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 141 is adequate but not a great view.”
madmartina, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the castle- others look at car park which is awful”
NualaH_12, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“As for riverside - facing castle and morning sunshine!”
752TomH, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you want a room with a view of the castle mention it when booking”
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