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“Dreadful experience”
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Club House Hotel
Ranked #16 of 19 Hotels in Kilkenny
ireland
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11 reviews
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“Dreadful experience”
Reviewed 1 January 2007

Will never never never stay in this hotel again. Hotel room size poor,cleanliness poor,very noisy.Over priced,hotel picture on web misleading,phone was not working in hotel room,no remote control for t.v

Stayed December 2006
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Reviewed 13 March 2006

Did anybody ever see the movie 'The Shining'? Well theres no need to! Just come to the Clubhouse!!I expected to see the toddler on a tricycle in the hallway! The hotel was musty and old fashioned. I would seriously reccomend 'Pimp my hotel'!!! With no offence intended, I felt like I was at an old folks home.The room, however, was satisfactory, yet the 'double bed' requested appeared to be two single beds pushed together, and when we brought this to the attention of the manager, he was less than helpful. To sum up, I would not reccomend this hotel to anybody, and i strongly regard it as a waste of money.

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Reviewed 2 February 2005

We stayed here in August 2003 and it was an absolute nightmare. When we arrived into our room there was a stench of smoke. When we tried to have a shower - it didn't work and when we asked for it to be fixed, we were told - 'Could you not just have a bath'!!!!!!!!! We stayed in this room for the first night (no shower) and moved rooms the following morning to the tiniest room i have ever seen in my life (bare in mind I am only 5 feet tall). The bed was so springy it left us both with back aches for the week. The hotel is filthy dirty and ancient - so ancient that it was actually part of the City Bus Tour as the oldest hotel in Kilkenny. And yes - it was - and it hasn't been renovated in my opinion since the 18th century. It was just horrible.

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Reviewed 16 September 2004

Our experience at this early 18th Century Hotel was marvellous. This is a rare old building which has remained inhabited since the 1700s, and is decorated and furnished in lavish old style. What
a treat to be able to stay there, expecially in such a historic city as Kilkenny.

Unlike modern hotels,(ubiquitous, you could be in any city, they are all so similar),you know you are experiencing a part of Kilkenny's history and unique charm of the old world.

Wonderful food and entertainment, not to mention the kindness of the staff.
Evelyn McFadden

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Additional Information about Club House Hotel

Property: Club House Hotel
Address: Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 19 Hotels in Kilkenny
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2 star — Club House Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 28
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Mixing traditional hospitality with modern day luxuries, The Club House Hotel Kilkenny is a charming family run hotel in the heart of Medieval Kilkenny City. This magnificent 18th Century Kilkenny Hotel maintains a 210 year old traditional of effortless comfort hospitality and efficiency. The Club House Hotel Kilkenny is located in a quiet area on Patrick Street, just around the corner from the famous Kilkenny Castle & Design Centre and less than a minutes walk from shopping, bars, restaurants, nightclubs and attractions making it the ideal place to stay for your visit to Kilkenny. Complimentary Wireless Internet Access is also available in certain areas of the Club House Kilkenny Hotel as well as complementary onsite carparking. ... more   less 
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