You only need to take a walk down one of Kilkenny’s historic main streets to see what a special town this is. There is so much to see and do here that you will be absolutely spoiled for choice. If you have chosen to visit Kilkenny for a weekend break or an extended stay, why not check out some of Kilkenny’s cultural and medieval sites that are free to visit: Black Abbey One of Kilkenny’s most beautiful buildings, 

With the Christmas season creeping up on us earlier and earlier each year, we wanted to give you a head start on how to make the most of the festive season in the beautiful medieval town of Kilkenny. For Families Christmas is an exciting time for families, especially with young children, but it can be hard to keep the little ones entertained while they are off school. Luckily the Yulefest in Kilkenny has plenty of activities for children. From the

There is a lot going on in Kilkenny in the coming months. Aside from its usual historical and cultural disposition, it is home to some amazing festivals and happenings. Many travellers who come to town during this time thoroughly enjoy partaking in the Kilkenny festivities and mingling with the locals. We invite all of our guests to learn the city’s culture, dine on some fantastic food, and drink some locally brewed beer.

‘A World of Artistic Magic in Ireland’s Medieval City’ - once again Kilkenny is hosting the annual and very popular Kilkenny Arts week 11th - 20th August. This is a hugely popular festival not only with locals but creating a great buzz in the City with tourists flocking from Ireland and abroad. There is so much going on throughout the city from art exhibitions, theatre, dance and installations there is something for everyone and more!  Not only can you visit many great ar...

There are many reasons to love the city of Kilkenny. With its historical sites such as Kilkenny Castle and St. Canice's Cathedral, its superb selection of shopping, wonderful restaurants and lively bars, Kilkenny attracts many travellers from near and far. And they don’t have to search far to find a Kilkenny hotel they love just as much. The Aspect Hotel is a favourite for visitors for many reasons. Guests love the facilities, the location and its great offers, but most importantly, they adore t...