Ireland Family Vacation - Kilkenny

Overview For the Family Tour of Ireland - Kilkenny Base

Kilkenny is located in the Heart of Ireland so is a fantastic location to base your family while on your Vacation in Ireland. Kilkenny is an easy drive from Dublin; Irelands capital so is a terrific location. Kilkenny is situated on both banks of the River Nore, in the province of Leinster. Kilkenny is famous for its medieval building and castle. The town has been referred to as the "Marble City" for centuries and the atmosphere and character of this unique city makes it a great base for touring Ireland with kids. On reserving your vacation with us, you will get a complete tour pack which will include numerous day tours that you can choose to take from your base. This tour is flexible; you can do all of the day trips, some of them or you may choose to simply relax and enjoy the surroundings of your hotel.

Other highlights for this Ireland family Vacation include visiting some of Ireland top tourist attractions including a tour of Dublin city taking in Trinity College and the Book of KellsDublinia, Dublin Zoo, National Wax Museum and Butlers Irish chocolate. Other highlights include touring Cork and Blarney Castle, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, the Rock of Cashel and a tour of Waterford and Wexford.

Your Accommodation while touring Ireland: Hotel Kilkenny

While on your Family Vacation Tour, we realise that it can be difficult for families to move from hotel to hotel so these tours are ‘one-centred’ and designed in such a way as you would just pick up your rental car, drive to your hotel location and check in for the duration of your vacation. When you book your tour with us you will get a comprehensive tour pack which will include several day tours that you can chose to take from your base location.

Your hotel for this tour is tried and trusted friend of Irish Tourism: Hotel Kilkenny. This hotel is extremely family friendly and some of its many features are described below.

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Great Kids Facilities

  • Kids Club open during school holidays every day – FREE to residents
  • Activities for the little ones such as Arts & Crafts, Splashmania – Swim Fun, Talent Shows, Cooking
  • Great Kids Play Area
  • Kids Menus available

Flexible Family Rooming Arrangements

  • Spacious family rooms available
  • Children until 3 years stay FREE
  • Hotel Kilkenny allows children until the age of 14 are charged at child rates
  • Family room consists of 1 double & 1 single bed plus space for one rollaway bed, tea & coffee making facilites, FREE Wifi in all rooms and public areas

Escapes for Mom & Dad

  • Extensive leisure club Free to all residents 
  • An extensive menu of eastern and western inspired beauty and wellbeing treatments are available in the on-site Lilac lodge.
  • On-site hairdresser featuring a wide range of services, including the latest cuts, styles and colours.
  • On-site Golf Academy providing a unique and beneficial way to practice your golf.
  • The Pure Bar offers adults a smart smart urban bar to relax in and babysitting services are available (payable locally).

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