Aspect Hotel Kilkenny

3 Star

Kilkenny, Kilkenny City

Hotel description

This 3-star hotel offers a warm welcome with great service, just a 15 minute walk from Kilkenny City Centre.

Check In From

3:00 pm

Check Out Up To


Cancellation Description

Once you cancel your booking up to 48 hours prior to arrival you will not incur a cancellation fee from the hotel. Cancellations that are made within 48 hours prior to arrival and no shows at the hotel will be charged the 1st night of the stay to your card. Please note that your booking deposit is non refundable.

Travel Description

From Dublin: Take the Naas Road R110 (signposted The South, M50). At the Red Cow Roundabout continue onto the N7 (Signposted the South N8,N9). At junction 9 take the left hand lane then join motorway N9 (signposted Waterford, Kilkenny, Carlow). Continue on the N9 through Carlow until you reach Paulstown. On entering Kilkenny Turn left at the Dublin Road Roundabout. Go through the Bennetsbridge Road roundabout and Bohernatournish road roundabout. You will approach Kilkenny Retail Park on your left, with Woodies DIY Building. Turn left into Retail Park, and drive to the end of the retail park to Days.

Area Description

Within a 15 minute walk of medieval city of Kilkenny, this location is an ideal base to explore the busy boutiques of Kilkenny and the many historical sites such as; Kilkenny Castle, Rothe House, St. Canice's Cathedral, Jerpoint Abbey and many more. The city centre also offers an array of restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets. Kilkenny is a lively and vibrant city. The hotel is conveniently located just off the city ring road.

Hotel Restaurant
  • Breakfast served
  • Dinner served
  • Vegetarian options
Things To Do In The Area
  • Paint ball
  • Theatre
  • Quad biking
  • Horse racing
  • Local sightseeing
  • Night clubs
  • Golfing
  • Horse riding
  • Bowling
  • Shopping
  • Cinema
Hotel Guest Services
  • Wifi access in public areas
  • Free car parking
  • Internet access
Hotel Meeting Rooms
  • Projector / screen available
  • Complimentary Wifi access
  • Internet access
  • Natural daylight
  • LCD projector
  • Refreshments available
  • Stationery
Hotel Business Centre
  • Fax
  • Meeting rooms
Hotel Bar
  • Bar food menu
  • Fully licenced Bar
  • Sky sports available in bar

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by Margaret on Jun 30 2014 21:20

Had a lovely stay in this Hotel . Room was very hot,but comfortable.Staff very helpful and pleasent.There was a couple of stag parties staying and were very noisy on my second night .Doors banging,shouting and messing on corridor up to 5am .I would stay there again .A cheap taxi drive to town also.

by tom on Apr 30 2014 22:11

Stay was comfortable with nice clean rooms. Nothing fancy, just basic comfortable stay. Restaurant was ok, nothing fancy, just what it said. Breakfast buffet was very good.

by Elizabeth Donegan on Apr 27 2014 12:57

We spent 3 nights at the Aspect Hotel Kilkenny and had a lovely stay.The staff were so helpful and friendly offering advice on places to visit and even allowing us to avail of a late check out at no extra cost. The room was spacious and very clean with enough room for a fold up bed for my third child. The breakfast was lovely and plentiful and very relaxed. Although the hotel is not in the City the location was fine and nice and quiet at night. I would stay here again and hope to do so in the very near future.

by reviewer20488604 on Apr 26 2014 22:48

Room decent and clean. Good Breakfast. Had problems with the electronic room key, good parking. About a 25 minute walk into the city centre. Weould consider using it again

by Carol on Feb 27 2014 14:10

This was great value for a hotel in Kilkenny. The rooms were clean and functional. The staff were really friendly. Great base for exploring Kilkenny.

by Andy on Feb 24 2014 21:58

Nice Hotel - very good breakfast, nice rooms and pleasant bar. Only complaint would be only two channels on tv - RTE2 & TG4 - was told by reception that was because of recent storms - think it was excuse for any problem!!

by Tanya on Feb 18 2014 20:42

The hotel was within easy reach of the city centre. The staff were warm and welcoming. The rooms were clean, the bed very comfortable, and breakfast was very tasty. Would definitely stay again

by Michael O Grady on Feb 6 2014 20:51

Nice hotel, very friendly, helpful staff, decent sized rooms and the food was fantastic and cheap too!. Short drive/walk to Kilkenny City plus a number of shops close-by. Will definitely be returning :)

by Scott Fitzpatrick on Feb 4 2014 10:58

Stayed for one Night, Rooms a bit outdated and behind curtain was a hugh hole in the wall, carpet was full of cigarette burns. Had an evening meal and breakfast the next morning, both really nice as were the staff who were all friendly

by Mary on May 12 2013 00:20

Had a pleasant stay. Clean, tidy & modern hotel with friendly staff

by Fionn Stafford on Oct 1 2012 20:05

Our first impressions of this hotel were negative, mainly because it took us twenty minutes to find it. Sat Nav and Google maps having been of no assistance due to incorrect GPS location. Once we found it after assistance from a desk clerk at the hotel by phone, it was a nice modern airy hotel. Check in was simple and hassle free. We got one key card between the two of us for the room. The room was clean and bright with a nice big bed and small but adequate bathroom. We went to a wedding on the day we arrived and came back at 230am. This is where the hotel loses its marks, there were people drinking in the lobby where the bar and reception are located. This is fine, I like to have a late drink myself sometimes. However there was one clerk-porter on duty behind the desk. No other night porter in evidence. On a friday night as it was I would expect there to be at least two porters, or at least one on duty patrolling the hotel and keeping order. We went to bed and about hour or more later were woken up several times by people talking and shouting in the corridor, likely the revellers we passed on the way in. This is not good enough. The main reason to stay in a hotel is to sleep!!!! Breakfast was buffet style and good, no complaints there. We did not mention our issues to the staff on checking out as we wanted to get home for a proper sleep. Mid week would probably be a better time to stay here.

by reviewer88599092 on Sep 17 2012 19:54

We had a fabulous time and the food was gorgeous and the staff very friendly. Would highly recommend it

by reviewer48443634 on Sep 12 2012 10:16

Hotel 25 minutes walk from city centre , not 15 as stated, no toilet in lobby or bar area , had to go to a lower floor for same, otherwise very comfortable stay

by Clare on Sep 10 2012 17:13

Good and Bad, Receptionist was not very friendly, room was clean and comfortable, but smelled of stale cigarettes. Bathroom was compact with the smallest bath I've seen in my life. Restaurant Staff could not be faulted and the food was delicious. I think its more of a stop over hotel or one for hen & stag nights, not one for your romantic weekend away.

by bernadette dowd on Jul 29 2012 22:12

Staff very friendly, but not somewhere i would go again very basic ideal for one night stop off and should be advertised as such.

by clare gallagher on Jul 2 2012 19:58

Hotel and staff were very nice, food was lovely, Only thing it took us a while to find hotel it is a bit out of the town, would have to get taxi if you want to go to city for the evening, Other than that we had a lovely stay!!!

by patrick on Nov 30 2011 09:41

The hotel was perfect room was great and clean and a good choice on the evening menue the food was to a good standard The staff where very friendley and looked after us very well, this hotel was very good value for your euro and would stay there again The Kilkenny people where very friendley in the shops/bars/cafes which made our weekend.

by reviewer53635271 on Nov 15 2011 18:16

everthing was just perfect 100%

by PAULA GAHAN on Nov 15 2011 17:20


by Shelly O Reilly on Sep 5 2011 10:30

I was not pleased with this hotel.I found the front of house staff very unfriendly. I feel the eating area should not be in front view for new/old arrivals, departees. It should be in a seperate area of the hotel. There was no option to have your breakfast to the room which is an option in most modern up to date hotels. Because of this we missed a breakfast in which we had already paid for but were ten mins late and were told we couldn't have anything. We had previously been at a wedding the day before so we were tired and woke up late. Extremely basic hotel, the decor is very drab and dull. I will not be staying in this hotel again and have informed most of my family and friends about it's unfriendliness and lack of welcoming nature from its staff.

by Julie Roche on May 2 2011 19:25

I'd rate the Aspect Hotel as 3 star was spotlessly clean and rooms are comfortable but the food was just fair

by Martha on Mar 19 2011 13:25

Nice great big rooms,clean comfortable,Staff very friendly .Menu in resturant had not got a great variety of choice.

by sue on Mar 17 2011 13:15

Had a lovely time, rooms very clean, breakfast fab Sue

by aiden on Feb 2 2011 07:24

<p>four star couldnt fault it breakfast was very nice would stay again</p>

by donie on Feb 2 2011 07:22

<p>nice hotel clean Breakfast was lovely staff were helpful very good value for money</p>

by caz on Feb 1 2011 10:10

<p>The hotel itself was nice and the bedrooms were also quite nice. The receptionist wasnt very friendly and the fact they couldn't bring a jug of water to the room also wasn't very helpful. </p>

by fran on Dec 1 2010 13:06

<p>Lovely staff, comfortable rooms,ok food. Great value for money. Would stay again if visiting Kilkenny. </p>

by J Byrne on Nov 9 2010 19:25

<p>Wonderful stay. Lovely Hotel. Will visit again</p>

by Maureen on Jul 2 2010 13:02

<p>My stay in the Days Hotel, Kikenny was very enjoyabe. The hotel was very comfortable and nicely decorated. The staff were very helpful and pleasant. It was fantastic value for money and the food was georgous. I would have no problem recommending this hotel for a break away. Kind regards </p>

by Helen on Jul 2 2010 12:58

<p>The Staff were very helpful and friendly. It was so good to be dealing with Irish people in the hospitality sector for a change. We were a little disappointed with our evening meal. After an hour and a half wait due to a busy restaurant the meal was not good. But the staff apologised and gave us a complimentary drink. Apart from that we enjoyed our stay very much. I would class it as great value for money.</p>

by John on Jun 30 2010 14:44

<p>We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Days Inn. While they seemed short on staff we were made to feel very welcome and service levels were good. The food was excellent and the accommodation was very good. No hesitation in recommending this hotel.</p>

by anon on Jun 30 2010 11:29

<p>this is a lovley hotel. I only stayed one night with a friend and the food was great. Its a short taxi ride out of the town. i would return to this hotel again. </p>

by mary murray on Jun 29 2010 22:15

<p>lovely hotel,huge room..great location.lovely food and extremely friendly staff...</p>

by couple in 30s on Jun 29 2010 18:33

<p>very nice hotel food was lovely beds are so comfy. </p>
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