Kilford Arms Hotel

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In-room safe, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Kilford Arms Hotel

Kilford Arms Hotel

3.0 star property
3-star hotel in Kilkenny City Centre with 3 bars/lounges and restaurant

8.0/10 Very good

433 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Bathtub
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • 24/7 front desk
The price is £91
Price available on 4/10/2022
John Street, Kilkenny, Kilkenny
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and 3 bars/lounges
  • Nightclub
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Computer station
  • Front desk safe
  • ATM/banking services
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
For families
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Lift
  • Bath or shower

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Kilkenny City Centre

Getting around

  • Dublin Airport (DUB) - 83 min drive
  • Kilkenny Station - 4 min walk
  • Muine Bheag Station - 18 min drive
  • Thomastown Station - 23 min drive

About this property

Kilford Arms Hotel

3-star hotel in the heart of Kilkenny City Centre
You can look forward to a nightclub, a terrace and 3 bars at Kilford Arms Hotel. The on-site restaurant, White Oak Restaurant, features Irish cuisine. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks at this hotel include:
  • Full breakfast (surcharge), luggage storage and a banquet hall
  • 3 meeting rooms, a ballroom and a 24-hour front desk
  • Free newspapers, a computer station and a front desk safe
  • Guest reviews say great things about the convenient parking
Room features
All guest rooms at Kilford Arms Hotel include perks, such as Laptop workspace, in addition to amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access and safes.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with baths or showers and hairdryers
  • 20-inch Smart TVs with Netflix, streaming services and cable channels
  • Daily housekeeping and phones



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO) and COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 60 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 9:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open Monday - Saturday (10:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification. Debit cards are not accepted.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms


  • No on-site parking
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7 AM–10 AM
  • 3 bars/lounges
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (limited hours)

Working away

  • 3 meeting rooms
  • Computer station


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage


  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Nightclub


  • Lift


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 20-inch Smart TV
  • Cable TV channels
  • Netflix

Home comfort

  • Iron/ironing board

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


White Oak Restaurant – This restaurant specialises in Irish cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Breakage deposit: EUR 100 per stay
  • A damage deposit of EUR 100 will be collected before check-in

Optional extras

  • Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 10 for adults and EUR 7 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guest room doors are sealed after cleaning.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO) and COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).


Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Does Kilford Arms Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Kilford Arms Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Kilford Arms Hotel?
As of 3 Oct 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Kilford Arms Hotel on 4 Oct 2022 start from £91, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Kilford Arms Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Kilford Arms Hotel?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Kilford Arms Hotel?
Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Kilford Arms Hotel.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Kilford Arms Hotel?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM. There's a charge for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Check-out time is noon.
What is there to do at Kilford Arms Hotel and nearby?
Kilford Arms Hotel has 3 bars and a nightclub.
Are there restaurants at or near Kilford Arms Hotel?
Yes, White Oak Restaurant offers Irish cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Matt the Millers (4-min walk), The Grapevine (5-min walk) and Lemongrass (5-min walk).
What's the area around Kilford Arms Hotel like?
Kilford Arms Hotel is in Kilkenny City Centre, a short 4-minute walk from Kilkenny Station and 9 minutes' walk from Kilkenny Castle. Travellers say that this hotel is in a good location.

Overall score and ratings


Very good




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

excellent location, hospitality, price and free parking
P, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

I’d definitely recommend this property. The staff is friendly and helpful. The hotel is close to train and bus stations as well as within walking distance from several attractions, restaurants and pubs. We enjoyed our stay.
Michael, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Room very clean and comfortable would definitely stay again
Eric, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Patrick, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lovely hotel good good food and very reasonable on price It was a heat wave no air conditioning they gave us fans to use which were needed no fridge overall if we hadn’t of had a heat wave I would give it 100%for everything
James, 4-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Patricia, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

David, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Loved that parking was available near by. Staff & hotel itself grand. We had dinner at hotel restaurant/bar & it was just “ok” by comparison to some other dinners across Ireland but, in fairness, we’ve treated ourselves to a few meals at high end restaurants.
elizabeth, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Marian, 2-night trip with friends
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6/10 Good

Brendan, 2-night trip
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