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Irelands Ancient East

Irelands Ancient East

The Kilkenny River Court Hotel is beautifully situated right in the heart of Kilkenny City and Kilkenny is proudly at the centre of Ireland's Ancient East.

Kilkenny county is located within easy reach of Waterford, Wexford, Tipperary & Carlow allowing you an opportunity to explore more of what this great region has to offer.

While in Kilkenny City we are delighted to recommend just some of the great activities that can be enjoyed that are proudly part of Ireland's Ancient East. After a wonderful blissful nights stay enjoy a sumptuous breakfast in the Riverside Restaurant overlooking Kilkenny Castle on the banks of the River Nore, take in the Medieval Mile and enjoy many attractions enroute from Kilkenny Castle right down to the end of the mile by Smithwick’s Experience. You can purchase a one-day medieval mile pass for only €39 from the Hotel reception. In the afternoon take a stroll back to the grounds of Kilkenny Castle and across the road to Kilkenny Design Centre and gardens behind. That evening you have the wonderful choice to dine al fresco on the hotels' Terrace overlooking the Castle and watching the world go by with sumptuous meal in the Riverside Restaurant. A nice night cap to finish a wonderful day in the Riverview Bar. Enjoy Kilkenny's unique history and culture proudly part of Irelands Ancient East. We are happy to assist you in arranging a trip around Irelands Ancient East taking in our sister hotels in the most beautiful locations of Dublin, Wicklow and Waterford.