Treat yourself to a Golden Year’s hotel break in Kilkenny. From sizzling food to medieval set-pieces, shopping secrets to brilliant bars, this is a city that’s easy to get to, fun once you’re here, and always hard to leave. Visiting our medieval city be sure to visit the beautiful Kilkenny Castle overlooking the River Nore and don’t miss St. Canice’s Cathedral and Round Tower. Kilkenny is characterised by beautifully restored old buildings, contemporary shops, design galleries and restaurants. The city itself is small and compact enough to explore by foot.
There are a host of eateries to satisfy even the most discerning palates. Taste of Kilkenny Food Trail will lead you to artisan cheesemakers, chocolatiers, cafes, and farms where you can sample the freshest food and take part in events and workshops. If you feel like leaving the city for a day and exploring other parts of the county, then the Kilkenny Craft Trail is ideal. This trail features 9 studios and workshops in Kilkenny, incorporating jewellers, potters, leather and wood workers, glass blowers as well as candle makers.
The Kilkenny Hibernian Hotel is Kilkenny’s most central hotel located in the shadow of Kilkenny Castle. Our bedrooms are spacious with a boutique charm and feel coupled with modern amenities including crisp cotton linen, hand picked accessories, bottled water, coffee making machines and flat screen Tv’s. Book Now.