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Below you will find information on hotels in Kilkenny offering conference facilities


Ballilogue Clochan

Ballilogue Clochan


Located in the heart of the South East of Ireland, close to Kilkenny, Waterford  Wexford and the pretty village of Inistioge. Just one and a half hours from Cork and Dublin airports, Ballilogue Clochán is the perfect private retreat for small senior corporate groups.

A cluster of luxury, boutique, stone, light filled, farmhouse spaces provide a tranquil and alternative place to think creatively.

Design is key at Ballilogue with eight on suite bedrooms, reception, dining and work areas as well as walking, cycling, fishing, horse riding and golf in the immediate area. Great Clochán breakfasts, private dinners and afternoon tea with homemade cake are all part of the personalised offer at Ballilogue.

The wonderfully restored Cottage Museum on site is available for an evening of traditional music or storytelling. There is also a Design Craft Shop on site at Ballilogue. Chosen by the Bridgestone Guide as one of their Best In Ireland for 2012 and awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

See what our corporate visitors say about Ballilogue Clochan:

  • "Taking our team of 14 away and having the chance to spend two days cocooned in this magical space was just the lift our team needed.. the team at the Inn cannot do enough and the added tailor made touches which our people are still talking about included the team photo shoot with top photographer, Mark Mc Call".      John Mahony, CEO, ReputationInc
  • "It is a rare find, run by rare people, located in one of the most stunning parts of Ireland. It is also a place where ideas happen, strategies are formed and decisions made."               Martin Raymond, Director, The Future Laboratory, London

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Chapter Meeting Room Kilkenny

The Chapter Rooms

The Chapter House at St. Marys Cathedral has been fully restored to its former glory. The Chapter House was built in the late 19th century by then Bishop of Ossory A. Brownrigg. The Chapter Room is situated on the first floor of the Chapter House and as is evident from the photographs the room has been tastefully renovated to create a magnificant venue for meetings, conferences, retreats and various other functions. Located in the heart of the medieval city of Kilkenny.

As well as having the character and olde world feel the Chapter Room is fully equipped with overhead projectors and screen, sound system and all the requirements of the modern age. A fully fitted kitchenette is available for use, it is located through the secret door of the Chapter Room. We at St. Marys Cathedral look forward to hosting many great events and building long lasting relationships with all who use this wonderful facility.


Ormonde Boardroom

Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel

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Home to the most extensive conference facilities in the Southeast. The Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel offers a selection of 10 meeting rooms catering from 2 to 500 delegates. Utilising state of the art equipment and muted relaxing tones this Conference Centre is the perfect backdrop for all your corporate requirements. All meeting rooms are fully equipped with the latest conference equipment including WIFI and LCD projectors. All of this is complemented with lavish Banqueting Suites, which to date, have played host to many prestigious gala occasions.

With a banqueting capacity of up to 400 guests the exquisitely appointed facilities combine with the skill of fine dining chefs to create the perfect setting for that special dining occasion


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Newpark Hotel

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Set amid 29 acres of parkland, the Newpark Hotel is only a short stroll from the medieval City Centre of Kilkenny. Whether you are looking for an intimate meeting room or a large conference centre, we can cater from 2 to 500 people. With 12 meetings room all fully equipped with Wi-Fi, LCD projectors & Screens and all have natural day light.

All spaces are extremely adaptable, catering to each individual meeting requirement. The hotel has a wide range of facilities on site including 129 Bedrooms, Escape Spa & Health Club with Kilkenny's first outdoor infinity pool, Scott's Bistro for casual dining and Gulliver's Restaurant for more formal dining. The Newpark Hotel can cater for it all.


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Butler House

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Butler House has established itself as a premier location for conferences, corporate events and training courses. Our three magnificent reception rooms all have high ceilings and inspiring views of both our walled garden and Kilkenny Castle. We cater for a range of needs, from small gatherings to medium sized conferences of up to 120 people. Our professional staff are on hand to take the hard work out of organising your conference.

We offer packages tailored to suit your needs, including light refreshments and a selection of lunch and dinner menus. Butler House is a distinctive venue for national and international conferences in the heart of Kilkenny City.


Kilford Exterior



Brief Description

The Kilford Arms is enviably located, just yards from the train/bus station, based in the City Centre. With 60 bedrooms it is small enough to offer a truly personal service, while offering an excellent range of facilities for our guests. Free Complimentary Car Parking offered to guests.

Packages are offered to suit all needs, including light refreshments, lunch and dinners menus.


Kilford Arms Hotel
John Street

Conference Co-Coordinator
Louise Phelan

Telephone: + 353 (0)56 7761018
Facsimile: + 353 (0)56 7761128


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Kilkenny Hibernian Hotel

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The Kilkenny Hibernian Hotel's newly designed executive boardroom is ideal for the smaller incentive meeting where all conferences are supported by an attentive service. This magnificent room located in the original part of the Victorian building is both traditional and elegant, with its high ceilings, chandelier and art work. The facilities accommodate twenty delegates boardroom style, offering delightful views of Kilkenny City.


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Hotel Kilkenny

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Determination combined with the philosophy of 'never compromising on quality' create the formula for success at Hotel Kilkenny. State of the art facilities with fully refurbished; highly flexible event, exhibition and meeting room space provide incredible options to our corporate customers and underpin our ability to make your event a major success at Hotel Kilkenny. Hotel Kilkenny provides one of the finest conferencing hotels in Ireland delivering 11 well equipped, state of the art conferences rooms combined with an exceptional high level of service and attention to detail.

Hotel Kilkenny, with 138 bedrooms, is the chicest Hotel in Kilkenny offering all the comforts of modernity while maintaining a rich connection to Kilkenny’s heritage. Conveniently situated on the City’s Ring Road for great ease of access, yet  only a short stroll away from the vibrant heart of Kilkenny City. The warm and inviting interior of this renowned 4 star property is a mix of fine Italian marble, French wall coverings and unique pieces of furniture designed specifically for Hotel Kilkenny.  This blended with our warm and friendly service ensures that your stay with us, for business or pleasure, will be a truly memorable one.

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Langton House Hotel

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Dedicated to exceeding your expectations the Langton brand prides itself in offering an unwavering commitment to customer service and attention to detail. Offering three splendid suites, catering for up to 400 delegates comfortable and with a pre conference/reception area. Our meeting suites will lend creativity to to any event ensuring a mix of pleasure and productivity for each delegate


Mount Juliet Board room

Mount Juliet

Co. Kilkenny


Deep amid the rolling green hills of Ireland's beautiful South East, lies Mount Juliet, a sporting heritage, rich in history and tradition. Nothing can prepare you for the warmth of its welcome. Enjoy golf, horse riding, fishing, shooting, tennis and the spa and leisure centre. Or simply relax in the most idyllic surroundings imaginable.

Located within the 1,500 acres of Ireland's premiere sporting estates, Mount Juliet had always been one of Irelands leading meeting places. Whether you are looking for a quiet venue for a brainstorming session, a board meeting venue with dining and accommodation or a location for a high level incentive with golf and leisure facilities, Mount Juliet will cater for all your needs


Pembroke Hotel

The Pembroke Hotel

Patrick Street

At The Pembroke, luxury comes at a very affordable price. This chic boutique hotel is perfectly located in Kilkenny city centre on Patrick Street. Offering 74 spacious bedrooms with contemporary design, panoramic city views and great business facilities, The Pembroke boasts a private and discreet meeting room accommodation up to 25 guests.

Ideal for training courses, meetings where privacy is especially needed, plus informal focus groups and seminars, The Pembroke Boardroom also includes in-room audiovisual services and ample space for refreshment breaks and lunch. Free car parking offered onsite and also at Ormonde multi-storey. The Pembroke Hotel is sister hotel to the 4-star Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel


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Springhill Court Hotel

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Our superb conference facilities are designed to cater for everything from a large conference or product launch to an executive board meeting or interview.
We have a wealth of experience in hosting top class medical and professional conferences. With a capacity for over 500 delegates our conference rooms are fully air-conditioned and equipped with the latest audio visual equipment.

Our flexible and experienced conference organisers are at your disposal to ensure that everything runs smoothly from the time of booking to the event itself. We understand that a successful conference is all about meeting your needs and we can assure you that the attention to detail and personal attention you will receive at the Springhill Court Hotel is second to none.


Cillin Hill exterior

The Hub - Cillin Hill

Cillín Hill, incorporating The Hub, is quickly establishing itself as the flagship multi-purpose development not only in Kilkenny, but in the South-East. Located in a commanding roadside position on the outskirts of the city, the architecturally-designed Cillín Hill is the ideal setting for conferences, exhibitions, events and entertainment.

At 1,585m sq (17,000ft sq), The Hub at Cillín Hill is the only indoor venue in the South-East offering a multi-purpose space on this scale with quality additional services on site. All first floor meeting rooms overlook The Hub, making them ideal as break-out rooms for larger-scale conferences.

Hospitality at Cillin Hill is provided by Langtons, a Kilkenny name synonymous with quality food, great service and value for money.   Langtons provide a range of services to corporate and private clients, from mouth-watering canapés and finger food to a full sit down lavish dinner, served by their professional waiting team.  Events catered for include hospitality events, management events, product launches, conferences, exhibitions, business meetings, private functions, corporate launches and other special events.

By choosing Cillín Hill, delegates and clients can avail of the benefits of getting away from the urban stresses of larger city environments, while continuing to enjoy all of the modern conveniences of a top-class facility.


Kilkenny Castle & Conference Centre

Kilkenny Castle & Conference Centre

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The majestic Kilkenny Castle, set in fifty acres of rolling parkland and formal gardens in the centre of Kilkenny City, offers a truly unique historical setting for a wide range of events.  The Parade Tower, which today comprises of the entire west wing (including two mediaeval towers) was specifically designed to accommodate conferences, receptions, gala dinners as well as cultural, artistic and educational events.  It is also a magical venue for Civil Marriage Ceremonies!