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Mother and son buying food at an outdoor farmer's market

Summer in Kilkenny

Warm bright days, park picnics and long stretches in the evening, we’re excited to welcome back Summer in Kilkenny. Kilkenny has everything you could wish

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Easter eggs on bed in double bedroom in the Hoban Hotel

Easter in Kilkenny

Easter Holidays are right around the corner and it’s time to start planning a fun break for your family. Kilkenny is a great choice for

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Kilkenny city by the river

Spring in Kilkenny

Kilkenny may be one of the smaller cities in Ireland, but it punches well above its weight. Aside from its thousands of years of history,

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Man Waving Flag in St. Patrick's Day Parade in Kilkenny

Tradfest Kilkenny

Celebrating St Patricks Day in its home country is something that many people dream of. Far from an excuse to get drunk (although that is

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People Buying Food at Christmas Market

Yule Fest Kilkenny

We are delighted to welcome Yulefest 2022 to Kilkenny this year! From November 25th all the way to Christmas eve, the city is transformed into

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Kilkenny Castle with sunset reflecting on it

Autumn in Kilkenny

Autumn is a great time to explore Kilkenny. The busy season for tourists has subsided and the Christmas rush has not started, giving you a

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The Hoban Hotel Kilkenny 1801 Bar & Restaurant set up for dinner with bottle of red wine

Dining in the 1801 Restaurant

Kilkenny is packed with great places to eat. From contemporary restaurants to international cuisine, you can’t pass a corner in the city without something delicious

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Camera man filming event

Events in Kilkenny

There is nothing like the roar of a live crowd. After two years of missing out, we are delighted to welcome back live events to

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Kilkenny city by the river

Spring in the City

Springtime in Kilkenny is an exciting time. It’s the start of the busy season for hotels and other hospitality businesses, and the city is buzzing

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Twin beds in reflection of mirror in the Hoban Hotel Kilkenny

The Perks of Booking Direct

You’ll often hear us encouraging guests to ‘book direct’ but do you know why? Third-party websites are great for researching available hotels in a specific

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Karen O'Sullivan Sales Manager at the Hoban Hotel

Meet Our New Sales & Marketing Manager

We are delighted to welcome Karen O’Sullivan on board as the new Sales & Marketing Manager for the Hoban Hotel Kilkenny. Karen is a native to Kilkenny city and the local area to the Hoban Hotel Kilkenny.

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