Hibernian Hotel Kilkenny

 4 stars
1 Ormonde Street, Kilkenny, Ireland, 0  show mapSave
From  US$ 249
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3.8
out of 5
Excellent
Based on  68 reviews
The location is great and stayed for a night at the Hibernian Hotel - visit too short.
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  • Location
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  • Facilities

Overview

Ideally nestled in the center of the ancient city of Kilkenny, the four-star Kilkenny Hibernian Hotel is surrounded by narrow cobbled streets with medieval architecture, interesting museums and cultural points of interest.

Housed in a gorgeous historical building, this award-winning hotel has been completely restored and features elegant furnishings and excellent amenities. To ensure a pleasant stay, guests will be offered free wireless high speed internet access and versatile meeting facilities.

There are 46 tastefully-appointed guestrooms, each featuring original artwork, cable television and direct dial telephone.

The hotel offers a selection of world-class dining facilities, which include an award-winning restaurant City Bar and Grill, and two stylish bars with a wide choice of drinks and light snacks.

There is a comfortable meeting room ideal for small gatherings and equipped with LCD projector and screen & flip chart.

Year renovated   2008.  Number of rooms   46.

hotel Hibernian Hotel Kilkenny Kilkenny location

Centrally located, the hotel is a few steps from the Kilkenny Castle and Shankill Castle. Dublin is within two-hour-drive from the hotel.

The nearest train station is about 10 minutes away.

Distance to:

  • City Center - 400 m

Rooms

The hotel provides non-smoking rooms.

Classic Rooms include private bathrooms with bath and shower.

Deluxe Rooms are located in the historical part of the building and offer spectacular views onto the Patrick Street. Besides, they have bathrobes and slippers, and select rooms comprise bathrooms with Jacuzzi.

Penthouse Suites have a spacious lounge area, bedroom and a marble bathroom with Jacuzzi. Moreover, they offer sound system with CD player and iPod docking station.

All children under 11 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.

All children under two years stay free of charge for cots.

Baby cots are provided upon demand and maximum capacity of babycots in a room is one.

Dining options

Сomplimentary breakfast is served every morning from 7am till 10am in the City Bar and Grill restaurant.

A self-service breakfast including fresh fruit juices, yoghurts, fresh salads and warm pastries is also available.

City Bar and Grill restaurant boasts an award-winning menu highlighted by tasty and healthy dishes, accompanied by a variety of high-qualities wines.

Hibernian Bar with relaxed ambiance offers a wide choice of light snacks and more substantial dishes like seafood and meat specialties.

Morrison’s Late Bar and Disco features fashionable setting with lots of comfortable seating areas and a variety of drinks and light food.

At the hotel Kilkenny Hibernian guests are invited to a buffet breakfast served for free. 

Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Elevator
  • Luggage storage
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Services
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • In-room safe

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Pets

Pets are not allowed

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 11 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free. 
  • Maximum capacity of baby cots in a room is 1. 

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Rooms and availability

The hotel provides non-smoking rooms.

Classic Rooms include private bathrooms with bath and shower.

Deluxe Rooms are located in the historical part of the building and offer spectacular views onto the Patrick Street. Besides, they have bathrobes and slippers, and select rooms comprise bathrooms with Jacuzzi.

Penthouse Suites have a spacious lounge area, bedroom and a marble bathroom with Jacuzzi. Moreover, they offer sound system with CD player and iPod docking station.

All children under 11 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.

All children under two years stay free of charge for cots.

Baby cots are provided upon demand and maximum capacity of babycots in a room is one.

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Hibernian Hotel Kilkenny Ireland LocationWhat's nearby

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What's nearby

Popular areas
  • City Center
    500 m
General
  • Kilkenny Castle
    200 m
  • CMAC
    400 m
  • Liturgy Commission
    500 m
  • Holy Family of Bordeaux Sisters
    500 m
  • Conahy Parish
    500 m
  • Communications
    500 m
  • Saint Canice's Tower
    700 m
  • Charity Sisters Of Boys In Care
    1.5km
Museums
  • Dunmore Cave
    500 m
Arboretum, green spaces, zoos
  • Shankill Castle
    500 m
Theaters
  • Bounce For Fun
    500 m
  • New Theatre Group
    1.6km

Local Attractions

  • Kilkenny Golf Club
    2.4km
    Glendine, Kilkenny
  • The Watershed
    3.6km
    Bothar na Tounish Road, Kilkenny
  • St Marys Cathedral
    15.2km
    James Street, Kilkenny
  • Kilfane Waterfall and Glen
    15.3km
    Kilfane, Thomastown
  • The Watergarden
    15.6km
    Ladywell Street, Thomastown

Near the hotel

  • Kilkenny Castle
    170 m
    The Parade, Kilkenny
  • Kilkenny Cineplex
    160 m
    Friary Street, Kilkenny
  • The Kilkenny Way
    230 m
    28/29 Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny
  • Butter Slip
    310 m
    Butter Slip, Kilkenny
  • The Castle Express
    450 m
    Castle Road, Kilkenny
  • Rothe House
    530 m
    Parliament Street, Kilkenny
  • Kilkenny Old Jail and Courthouse
    520 m
    Parliament Street, Kilkenny

Restaurants Nearby

  • Zuni

    75% likes this, based on 336 reviews
    Food: European

    50 m
    26 Patrick Street

    Phone: 0567723999

  • Royal Spice Indian Restaurant

    76% likes this, based on 182 reviews
    Food: Indian
    Price Range: USD 21 - USD 29

    50 m
    11 Patrick Street

    Phone: 0567712646

  • Cafe La Coco

    71% likes this, based on 90 reviews
    Food: European

    60 m
    4 lower Patrick Street
  • Ristorante Rinuccini

    70% likes this, based on 424 reviews
    Food: Italian

    150 m
    1 The Parade

    Phone: +353 56 7761575

  • Hibernian Bar

    74% likes this, based on 103 reviews
    Food: Irish

    90 m
    1 Ormonde Street
Getting there.

Kilkenny Train Station is approximately 1km away.

  • By car or walk: Head southwest on Castlecomer New Road toward Wolfe Tone Street. Continue onto Upper John Street. Continue onto Lower John Street. Continue onto Rose Inn Street. Turn right onto Ormonde Street. The hotel will be on the left.

Kilkenny MacDonagh Station is within 1.2km away.

  • By car or walk: Head northwest on College Road. At the roundabout, take the 4th exit and stay on College Road. Continue onto Ormonde Road. Slight left onto Patrick Street. Turn left onto Ormonde Street. The hotel will be on the left.

The Hibernian Hotel Kilkenny Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Hibernian Hotel Kilkenny

Average guest rating

3.8
out of 5
Excellent
Based on 68 reviews

Rating by category:

Dining
4.4
Location
4.5
Rooms
3.8
Service
3.4
Value
3.8

Individual guest reviews

  • Excellent location, good value and the staff in all departments were very friendly. The room was spotless and comfortable, the food was fantastic.

    The hotel is no near the 4* rating boasts.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.7
    • Location
      5
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      4
  • Location was central, staff all made for a very enjoyable stay and matt on the front desk was fantastic. Bed was small by todays standards, the service in the bar was excellent and very friendly, the meals were very well presented.

    Nice hotel poor rooms.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.3
    • Location
      5
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      3
    • Dining
      5
  • Location is near everything in the city, the Hibernian Hotel is a lovely building.

    Great staff poor facilities and the 2nd room was smelly.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      3.5
    • Location
      5
    • Rooms
      3
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      2
  • Great location and warm welcome. The staff were excellent, the bed was comfortable and bar was nice. The food was amazing.

    Very old hotel and banging a door near to our room.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.1
    • Location
      4
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      3
    • Dining
      5
  • Central location, clean hotel and nice older building. Good price and staff absolutely excellent. The room was pure luxury, the food was exceptional.

    Rad in bathroom way too hot.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.3
    • Location
      4
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      4
    • Value
      4
    • Dining
      4
  • Excellent location and very central and very good car park across the street. Nice place to stay and reasonable price. Very helpful in getting around town, free carparking nearby and the staff were for the most part very friendly.

    Very old noisy hotel and late bars just outside the window.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      3.9
    • Location
      5
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      4
    • Value
      3
  • Location was perfect and hotel was beautifully appointed and had the best service I'. Price was very reasonable and staff were nice. Coffee brought up to room, bar was great and the buffet breakfast was very good too.

    Bedroom very small.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.0
    • Location
      4
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      3
    • Value
      5
    • Dining
      5
  • The location is excellent and the staff are very friendly, the hotel could not be in a better.

    The room looked tired, sheets very old.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.0
    • Location
      4
    • Rooms
      3
    • Value
      5
  • The location is great, the food is very good we have dined offen in the hotel we visit Killenny.

    Pretty old bar w/ wooden panels overlooking street, the front desk staff had the personalities of wet cardboard and the room was tight and the bathroom was tiny.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      3.3
    • Location
      5
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      2
    • Value
      3
  • Etc. location is very good and fantastic hotel in the middle of Kilkenny. The rooms are clean and have a lot of character, the staff are nice and friendly and the food is delicious.

    And this place is not cheap, the iron didnt work and also not air conditioning.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.3
    • Location
      5
    • Rooms
      4
    • Value
      4
    • Dining
      5
  • The location is excellent, Kilkenny is a great little town and we shared a room in the old part of the hotel. The staff is pleasant and helpful, the restaurant personnel personified wonderful the Irish are to visitors.

    The shower door wouldnt stay closed, bathroom quiet small and breakfast was very poor.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.2
    • Location
      4
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      4
    • Value
      4
    • Dining
      4
  • Friendly staff great location good food reasonable price and the car park is just across the street and is very convenient. The hotel is beautiful and the rooms are tidy and clean. As the restaurant is closed on sunday night.

    Decor old, some nearby establishments a bit noisy at night and breakfast finished at 10 on weekend mornings Also duvets needed on beds.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.0
    • Location
      5
    • Rooms
      3
    • Value
      4
    • Dining
      4
  • Hotel staff were great, service was good and rooms were clean and fine, well equipped bathroom. Breakfast in the morning was super.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.3
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      4
    • Value
      5
  • A real cosy place, very friendly staff and the television was a little small. Food was very tasty.

    Location of radiator is very poor as is blocked from the room by a large piece of furniture.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.5
    • Location
      4
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      5
  • Very warm comfortrable hotel and great staff. The room was beautiful, the breakfast was nice and we werent kept waiting long.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.6
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      4
    • Value
      5
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