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Lawlors Guesthouse

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Reviewed 16 August 2009

whatever type of holiday you are seeking from killkenny, lawlors guesthouse can provide for you. On arrival me and my partner were worried we'd chosen the wrong place but we called the hotel and the staff were extremely helpful, friendly and patient. there is a car park down the road a bit and it 2 euro for 24hours. then the...

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Reviewed 21 October 2008

I have stayed at Lawlors at least one night a week for the past 18 months and have never been disappointed with the quality of any of the rooms and I've stayed in them all! The rooms are spacious, comfortable, spotlessly clean and the welcome from Miriam and John is second to none. I Feel I have to respond to...

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Reviewed 14 October 2008

I must say that i most definately DISAGREE with the review "do not stay here". I have had the opportunity of staying in Lawlors Guesthouse on many occassions and each stay has been as perfect as the last. Lawlors is situated on John Street which is in the hub of the city centre with lots of bars and good places...

Thank misty145
Peachtree City, Georgia
Reviewed 8 October 2008

I cannot believe this was the same place that I had read fairly good reviews in Trip Advisor. With so many other choices in Kilkenny do not stay here. Go stay in another town if you can't find reasonable accommodations. After reading the reviews of Lawlors in Kilkenny I thought that it would be a good place to stay. the...

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Reviewed 14 September 2008

We were looking for pub accomodation, and we certainly got what we were looking for! The rooms are located on the floor above the pub itself. Rooms were clean and comfortable, rather spacious, all though a little bit worn - not that this bothered us. Checking in and out was no problem, the staff was helpful and forthcoming. The included...

Thank Dagers
Dayton, OH
Reviewed 23 July 2008

Stayed there a night on our trip through Ireland. The bar is pretty sweet and the bartender we had was very helpful on ideas for spots to hit. Stayed here to hit the Kilkenny Castle and town and was not disappointed. Lovely town! The B&B was nice and the layout is easy to navigate to come and go.

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Reviewed 26 May 2008

Having arrived at Lawlors with my 11 year old son at around 6.30pm (after travelling from England via Cork) I was a little taken-a-back to be advised that food had stopped being served around 6pm. The bar area was nothing short of spectacular and the traditional appearance has been very well kept. Initial impressions where very good apart from the...

1Thank netjunkielee
Reviewed 25 February 2008

I have just returned from a weekend away in Kilkenny. We stayed in Lawlor's Bar and Guesthouse and I have to say it was brilliant. The oldstyle bar was a delight and the bar staff were equally delightful. The bar food was gorgeous. The victorian style bedrooms were beautiful and really comfortable. John. Mirium and Emma were the perfect host...

1Thank twinkxxx
Reviewed 28 October 2007

Lawlor's Bar and Guest House was a delightful introduction to the warmth and hospitality of the Irish people We stayed four days and John, Miriam and Emma Lawlor went above and beyond as hosts. They had incredible suggestions for visits beyond the typical touristy destinations, and their newly decorated rooms were immaculate. Just across the street from the train station,...

1Thank sonoradesertrat
Reviewed 3 April 2007

This is a beautiful place to stay. The bar is fantastic, sitting there drinking a pint by the fire is like being taken back in time. The rooms were equally as nice with beautiful decor and furnishings. lovely girls working in the bar and it was also nice to see the owner taking the time to welcome us and have...

1Thank ricardo87

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lawlors Guesthouse offers ten beautifully furnished ensuite bedrooms with 3* classification. Each room boasts a unique style of comfort and warmth. Guestrooms accommodate 2 to 4 persons. Those lucky enough to acquire rooms to the rear of the building can experience the wonderful view of the beautifully maintained lawns of St. Johns Catholic Church and the magnificent architecture of the church itself. Lawlors Guesthouse is situated on John Street which boasts numerous pubs, clubs, bars and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lawlors Guesthouse

Address: 42/43 John Street Upper, Kilkenny, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kilkenny > Kilkenny
Price Range: ₹ 3,259 - ₹ 3,983 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Offered two rooms both terrible dont go”
  • Chipped sink
  • Bare wires
  • Dirty carpet
  • Old furniture
  • Torn tired bedding
michaelpI7883EZ, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Do not choose the family room. Try and get doubles if possible, those rooms were nicer.”
Conalva, 1 Feb 2015 | Read review
“stay away if at all possible”
899terir, 30 Jun 2014 | Read review
“all rooms are nice”
davidmE4450UE, 1 Aug 2013 | Read review
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