Kilkenny River Court Hotel

The Bridge, John Street, Co. Kilkenny R95 Y104
Dine at the Kilkenny River Court Hotel with views of Kilkenny CastleDine al fresco at the Kilkenny River Court HotelEnjoy some delicious bar food at the Kilkenny River Court HotelOutside dining and entertainment at the Kilkenny River Court HotelExterior view of the Kilkenny River Court HotelLuxurious bedrooms at the 4* River Court HotelOutside entertainment at the Kilkenny River Court HotelA warm welcome awaits you at the Kilkenny River Court Hotel in the heart of Kilkenny City

Located right in the heart of this wonderful medieval City of Kilkenny, the Kilkenny River Court Hotel offers the ultimate in comfort and relaxation. 

Located on the banks of the River Nore and in the shadow of the magnificent 12th Century Kilkenny Castle yet in a quiet and private setting just away from the busy streets of Kilkenny.

The main shopping areas, tourist attractions, theatres and restaurants are all a short stroll from the hotel, where guests can meandaour though the cobelled strests, stop off in one of our many cafes or do a spot of shopping. So whether you’re an avid walker, a history buff or are just looking for some time to relax, we have something to suit everyone.

Each of our 102 stylish and spacious guestrooms are all decorated to the highest standards and with your comfort in mind. We also offer complimentary WiFi throughout the hotel. 

Guests can enjoy a delicous meal in our award winning Riverside Restaunt, sip a beverage or a coffee on the Terrace with our amazing Castle Views where one can watch the world go by or sit in our Courtyard Lounge with a good book, here at the Kilkenny River Court Hotel we have it all and will loook forward to the opportunity in welcoming you to our hotel and Kilkenny. 

Older & Wiser Package

Starts: 01 Jan 2019    Ends: 30 Apr 2019

From €120 per night

3 Nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast

- Hearty Irish Breakfast each morning

- Dinner each evening in the award winning

Riverside Restaurant

FREE Car Parking

City Center Location


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Kilkenny River Court Hotel
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•Elegance and beauty are the trademarks of our 102 spaciously appointed en-suite bedrooms.
•Newly refurbished and stylishly decorated accommodation with fine furnishings, a stay at the Kilkenny River Court Hotel is a must. We offer our guests a choice of beautiful luxury rooms to includeClassicandDeluxerooms as well as luxuriousSuites.
•Our deluxe bedrooms and luxury suites offer the best views in the city of the majestic 12th century Kilkenny Castle on the banks of the River Nore
Guests can dine at the award winning Riverside Restaurant and Terrace Kitchen which offers an al fresco dining experience.
Nearby Places of Interest
- Kilkenny Castle
- St Canice's Cathedral
- Black Abbey
- Jerpoint Abbey
- St. Mary’s Medieval Mile Museum
Only 5 minutes walk from Kilkenny train station.
We are located through an archway just before/after John's bridge.Please note that the archway has height restriction of 2.3 meters high.
For coach access to the hotel, access John Street from the railway station and turn left at Shem’s bar onto Maudlin Street. Keep going straight down (its a one way street) and you will go past houses on your right. You will see a tall stone ruin of a building on your left, there will be a sign pointing right saying county council car park. Take this right and this is the access point into the Kilkenny County Council offices and then to our larger carpark. Keep going straight and down the lane and you will come to the back of the hotel. You will see a large carpark on your right this is where you can park
The bus can park on this car park. (its our overflow car park) Don’t go through the next set of black gates as this may be too tight for the coach to turn and get back out. Stay in the main carpark.
24 Hour Front Desk
Air Conditioned Bedrooms
Baggage Hold
Car Parking
Conference and Meetings
Guest Computer
Guide Dogs Welcome
Wheelchair Accessible