Butler Court Guest Accommodation Kilkenny


Street address: 14 Patrick Street Lower, Kilkenny.
Butler Court SatNav GPS Co-ordinates:

N 52º 38′ 56.7″ W 07º 15′ 03.3″

Location maps are here

Room features

Each double room has 1 super-king superior bed. Our twin rooms have 2 twin beds. We can add a rollaway bed to a number of rooms. None of our rooms overlook the street. Guests rarely hear a sound! However, we are city centre located & also subject to the courtesy of other guests. Our rooms are bright & airy as each  is entered directly from the courtyard.

Easy access rooms

6 of our 10 rooms are located on the ground level, 1 of these is fully wheelchairs accessible. 4 rooms are up a short flight of stairs.

Kilkenny Castle from the balcony at Butler court
Kilkenny Castle from the balcony at Butler Court

Parking Arrangements

Complimentary parking  ( 6pm – 12 noon voucher ). Additional time in the car park is charged at  Euro 1.80 per hour up to a maximum charge of Euro 5- per day. Please note this car parking information may be subject to change.

Parking in Ormonde Street  multi-storey car park which is within 200 metres of Butler Court. If you drop off your luggage at Butler Court ( please park ON the ‘no parking’ sign! ) we will advise from there. Alternatively, you are welcome to go directly to ‘Q Park’ and we will validate your ticket. 

Continental Breakfast

Continental Breakfast consists of cereal, fresh fruit, freshly-squeezed fruit juice, locally-baked brown soda bread, Knockeen farmhouse yoghurt, tea and coffee (individual filters). A handy mini refrigerator is located in every room.

Electronic Gates

We give you an electronic key which operates the exterior gates and your room lock, so you can come and go as you please.

Is there WiFi?

Yes. Complimentary WiFi wireless broadband internet access in all rooms

Check In / Out

Guests are welcome to drop-off luggage anytime after 10am. You can park in the local QPark and receive local information, all clearly indicated, on our personally-compiled Kilkenny map. Check-out is 12-ish.

Cancellations Policy

48-hours on individual room bookings
72-hours for group bookings (3 rooms +)

Is there a hairdryer available?

Yes. Each room has a wall-mounted hairdryer in the ensuite bathroom.

Smoking policy

Guests are requested to refrain from smoking in the rooms.

Historical sights, crafts & walks?

All within a short easy walk of Butler court.

Dining, Traditional Irish music, Shopping?

Lots of relevant advice given at time of check-in. You will receive your own comprehensive map of Kilkenny. Butler Court is located in downtown Kilkenny. Historical sights, restaurants, pubs & shops are all within an easy walk.

Day trips?

Numerous historical sights situated within a short drive of Kilkenny, also craft centres, walking trails, golf courses, horse riding, cookery schools.


A drop-off, collect later, laundry is within 5mins walk of Butler Court.

Rainy days?

We will loan you an umbrella, should you need it. We can also suggest places to visit if it rains.

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