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Destination guide

The historical area of Kilkenny awaits your stay

Come and experience Kilkenny and its history, cathedral and live music. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the bars, local tours and monuments. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Kilkenny

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Kilkenny has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kilkenny Golf Course (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Gowran Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Mount Juliet Golf Course (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Callan Golf Club (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Castlecomer Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Borris Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kilkenny

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Kilkenny is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dunmore Cave (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Jerpoint Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Heywood Gardens (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Kilkenny

Fly into Waterford (WAT), the closest airport, located 32.7 mi (52.7 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Kilkenny Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kilkenny?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 211 holiday lettings around Kilkenny. From 123 cottages to 48 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kilkenny?

HomeAway.co.uk offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kilkenny. From HomeAway.co.uk travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • St. Lukes General Hospital: 70 holiday lettings
  • Kilkenny Castle: 71 holiday lettings
  • Nowlan Park: 71 holiday lettings
  • The Hub: 71 holiday lettings
  • Tholsel: 71 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kilkenny listed on HomeAway.co.uk where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Kilkenny?

Yes, of course. HomeAway.co.uk offers 123 Cottages in Kilkenny. Our other popular types of Kilkenny holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 48 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 123 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 123 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kilkenny?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Kilkenny. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.