Kilkenny castle

Kilkenny is part of Ireland's Ancient East, a part of this beautiful island with a rich cultural and social history. Every corner of the city has a story to tell and a fascinating past, one which founded the vibrant city we know today. We feel so lucky to live here among the ancient buildings, castles and walkways that were once graced by Lords and Kings like 

Girl's weekend away Kilkenny staying at the Aspect Hotel Kilkenny

Kilkenny is known to be one of Ireland's top spots for a great girl's weekend break. Considering Kilkenny’s vibrant nightlife, paired with fantastic bars and friendly locals, it is not hard to see why it is a firm favourite. There is so much to do here it was hard to choose our favourites but here are a few recommendations. Eat As a special treat, and something you won’t forget in a hurry, try afternoon tea in

Looking across a green and sand bunker on a warm summer evening in Kilkenny

Although Kilkenny may not be the first destination that springs to mind when you think of a golfing break, we have some fantastic golf courses on this side of Ireland. With the weather beginning to warm up and the evenings getting longer, you may be in the mood for a round of golf in one of Kilkenny’s champion golf courses. Here are our top picks;

Kilkenny Golf Club (6kms drive)

A warm and friendly welcome awaits you at

A colourful selection of Easter Eggs in a wicker basket at Aspect Hotel Kilkenny

Although it feels like Christmas was only last week, it’s almost Easter again! The time of year when you get some time off work and school and no-one can judge you for eating chocolate for breakfast. Make the most of your time off with a visit to Kilkenny, see what Ireland's Ancient East has to offer.

For Families
Why not take the whole family on a road trip to the Aspect Hotel in Kilkenny for a fun-filled weekend away. Our very accessible hotel is conveniently located clo...

Close up picture of a notepad on a boardroom table, Aspect Hotel Kilkenny

When travelling for business it can feel like a never-ending search for the perfect hotel. You need to consider factors that wouldn’t be as important when travelling for leisure. Do they have free wi-fi? Is the hotel easily accessible? Can they cater for my meeting? Here at the Aspect Hotel Kilkenny, we tick all of the boxes.

Top Class Meeting And Conference Rooms
Our meeting and conference rooms are flexible and c...