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Easter Breaks and Family Getaways in Kilkenny

Escape to Kilkenny with Friends or Family this Easter

Break away this Easter on a Staycation to Kilkenny!

It's the perfection destination because there's something for everyone in Kilkenny! 

Imagine a county where ancient walls surround medieval sites, where outdoor adventures, contemporary shops and vibrant restaurants are around every corner. Welcome to the Medieval City of Kilkenny!

Kilkenny City is home to one of the most recognisable landmarks in Ireland, the 12th century Kilkenny Castle is only a stone's throw from the KIlenny Ormonde Hotel. Go back in time and explore Ireland’s Medieval Mile, a discovery trail running through Kilkenny City linking the 13th century St. Canice’s Cathedral to the Anglo-Norman Kilkenny Castle and everything in between from Rothe House and Gardens, the Medieval Mile Museum to Butler Gallery.  

Kilkenny is one of Ireland’s most cosmopolitan cities - it hosts many festivals, it's dotted with craft studios and galleries and has a great foodie culture - all resulting in an electric atmosphere. With Kilkenny as your base, explore breath-taking scenery, medieval history, outdoor adventure and cultural attractions for all to enjoy. Make Kilkenny your next destination for a perfect break away. 

Seek out the very best of boutique shopping and explore Kilkenny’s tradition as the home to Irish crafts. Relax and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of County Kilkenny's beautiful park, gardens and woodlands, or get active with walking and cycling trails revealing unforgettable views across the county.

Getaway with friends or family this Easter to magical, medieval Kilkenny where you'll find that there's something for everyone and all right on your doorstep at the Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel.  With Kilkenny Castle and its wonderful Castle Park and Playground just a 3 minute walk from the hotel, a cinema and ten pin bowling just down the road - there's lots for families to do; no matter what the weather...that's if you can drag them away from our fabulous 21m swimming pool! Happy children, happy families at the Kilkenny Ormonde with our Family Dining option every evening during holiday time.

For a fun filled family adventure, from adrenaline filled activities to exploring the outdoors you can find out more about all the family fun that awaits you in Kilkenny by clicking on this link Family Fun in Kilkenny 

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