We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Metropole hotel

    High Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (25)
          Room & Suite (7)
          Dining (4)
          Kilkenny River Court Hotel
          1,583 reviews
          #9 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Pembroke Kilkenny
          1,716 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Hotel Kilkenny
          1,894 reviews
          #4 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel
          1,646 reviews
          #10 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Overview
          • Excellent26%
          • Very good15%
          • Average5%
          • Poor15%
          • Terrible39%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Internet
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Room Service
          Suites
          3.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null}
          Kilkenny River Court Hotel
          1,583 reviews
          #9 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Pembroke Kilkenny
          1,716 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Hotel Kilkenny
          1,894 reviews
          #4 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel
          1,646 reviews
          #10 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Rooms
          Jul 2Jul 3
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kilkenny hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "d4ef11b59ec5434a8e5d72894ad64b4f", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":213213,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":2,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":3,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"d4ef11b59ec5434a8e5d72894ad64b4f","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Metropole hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImQ0ZWYxMWI1OWVjNTQzNGE4ZTVkNzI4OTRhZDY0YjRmIiwiQUlLIjoiYTNlYWU1MzhiZTliNGE4ZjhjZWE5NzRhMzg5NzA2OTcifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "02/07/2017", "checkOut": "03/07/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (126)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 126 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Contrary to its name, this is a hostel, not a hotel, which we missed because we used Booking.com directly. Given the nightly price we assumed it was a hotel. Given how expensive it was, it was a generally disappointing experience. New management is making improvements...More

          1  Thank 389tonyn
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          The room seemed clean very basic and newly refurbished and is also as central a location that you can get. However we were not allowed a key to enter and leave as we pleased as they stated they only had the one so had to...More

          1  Thank Mairead Q
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Arrived at 4pm to check in as arranged with the owner but he didn't show up until 8pm! Absolutly no apology or anything! Room was clean but very basic literally just beds in the room not even a little bin. room was extremely stuffy and...More

          1  Thank Carol H
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Stayed for one night with friends this weekend. Would not recommend this place for anyone. Firstly, it's absolutely not a hotel, it's a hostel. The man who checked us in was extremely gruff. No apologies made for the fact that both the wifi and the...More

          1  Thank marthadearest
          Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

          Stayed here last weekend on a hen weekend! There was 10 of us! We were in the new part of the building and it was everything you could ask for for a hen! The room was extremely clean! Staff looked after us so well even...More

          Thank Alisik88
          Kilkenny River Court Hotel
          1,583 reviews
          #9 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Pembroke Kilkenny
          1,716 reviews
          #2 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Hotel Kilkenny
          1,894 reviews
          #4 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel
          1,646 reviews
          #10 of 18 hotels in Kilkenny
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$59 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline, HostelWorld and Agoda so you can book your Metropole hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • Ireland >
          • Province of Leinster >
          • County Kilkenny >
          • Kilkenny
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (25)
          Room & Suite (7)
          Dining (4)
          Hotel & Grounds (16)
          Bathroom (3)
          Nearby
          Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel
          1,646 reviews
          .39 km away
           
          Zuni Hotel
          395 reviews
          .41 km away
           
          Langton House Hotel
          759 reviews
          .39 km away
           
          Kilkenny Hibernian Hotel
          739 reviews
          .38 km away
           
          Kilkenny River Court Hotel
          1,583 reviews
          .34 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Petronella Restaurant & Cafe
          402 reviews
          .13 km away
          Kyteler's Inn
          1,830 reviews
          .05 km away
          The Marble City Bar
          476 reviews
          .03 km away
          Italian Connection
          218 reviews
          .16 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Smithwick's Experience Kilkenny
          1,228 reviews
          .13 km away
          Rothe House and Garden
          338 reviews
          .12 km away
          St Marys Cathedral
          139 reviews
          .12 km away
          The Kilkenny Way
          167 reviews
          .26 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from Metropole hotel staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "ask to see room before you pay, you will be asked to pay on arrival so check 1 st"
          Read review
          "higher back rooms have less noise there is a very late bar here"
          Read review
          "located in city center"
          Read review
          "Look elsewhere, Kilkenny is a busy spot but there are far better options available."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing