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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Just returned from a two night stay. It is a beautiful georgian house with a lot of original features intact. The room was lovely and very large. The staff from the moment we arrived until we left were exceptional. It is right in the city...More

Thank mary h
Response from Deirdrekeating, Manager at Butler HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mary h, Thank you fro your review. Im delighted you enjoyed Butler House. We are lucky with our location as it is just minutes away from the city centre. We look forward to welcoming you back. Regards, Deirdre Keating. Group Hospitality Manager

Reviewed 24 March 2018

We chose this hotel because of its location and it is conveniently close to many worthwhile sites (Kilkenny Castle, Medieval Mile Museum, Rothe House to name just a few). The exterior, public areas and gardens are incredibly beautiful. The rooms are stark in contrast with...More

Thank MrsScooby1
Response from Deirdrekeating, Manager at Butler HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear MrsScooby1, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are lucky to get all kinds of reviews on our rooms, allow me to explain, when the house was operated by the Kilkenny Design Workshop their bespoke design was Scandinavian inspired muted...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

I can't believe I never knew this little gem existed until now!! the gardens are beautiful, staff are super friendly, room was spacious and clean, and breakfast was simply delicious... really fresh and so tasty , from the juices yo the granola yogurt and the...More

Thank littlelady3
Response from Deirdrekeating, Manager at Butler HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear littlelady3, Thank you for your comments. Your feedback is invaluable to us to help us to continulously improve our service and standards throughout the property. You are welcome here any time and next time, it will certainly be a warm welcome home for you....More

Reviewed 24 February 2018

This is a really lovely place, beautifully restored, glorious rooms, many overlooking the garden and others with views of the castle. welcoming and friendly staff. Breakfast is really good too. We return regularly and always look forward to it.More

Thank ACOX_13
Response from Deirdrekeating, Manager at Butler HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ACOX_13, Thank you for taking the time to review us. As regular guest you can see the developments of late to Butler House but we hope that the same welcome is still on offer. Our past guest are so important to us as they...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Spacious family room with view over the beautiful walled garden was perfect for our night in Kilkenny. Fantastic location. Really lovely staff, each one so helpful, professional & kind. Delicious & varied breakfast. Would not look beyond Butler House when visiting Kilkenny again!!More

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Response from Deirdrekeating, Manager at Butler HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Happythought, Thank you for your review, I am delighted you enjoyed Butler House, the team and the location along with the food- What is a vacation without good food eh. Next time you visit try our afternoon Tea in our restaurant overlooking the Garden...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
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Price range
US$175 - US$363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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Details
Price range
US$175 - US$363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Anna H
1 May 2017|
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I regret to inform you that we do not allow dogs at Butler House. We would be happy to organise for your dog to stay at a nearby kennel
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StephoCono
19 February 2015|
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Breakfast is from 7.45 am - 10.30 am
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Dan J
16 July 2014|
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Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, all our rooms have hair dryers. Kind regards Gabrielle
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"Some rooms have view over gardens towards castle, which are quieter"
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"We were facing the street on the top floor with no issues slept well."
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"No elevator and all double rooms are 4 flights of stairs up on the second floor."
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"Each room is different as this is a restored Georgian building. If you prefer a garden view or a larger..."
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