Metropole hotel

Address: High Street, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland | Hotel
 
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This hotel, located on High Street, Kilkenny, is near Smithwicks Brewery, St. Francis Abbey Brewery, Rothe House, and Tourist Information Office (Shee Alms House).
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsMetropole hotel Kilkenny

      Reviewed by jenny.og

      Great Character, Great Craic!

      Reviewed Sep 17, 2012
      by (2 reviews) Severna Park , United States Flag of United States

      The Metropole pub and hostel was a fantastic accommodation in the heart of Kilkenny! An easy walk to St Canice's, just across from Ireland's oldest Brewery Smithwicks, and easy reach to the dozens of pubs and restaurants that make Kilkenny so amazing! Clean and charming. Fantastic session, great fellow travelers, great staff, great time! Go there! :D

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

      TripAdvisor Reviews Metropole hotel Kilkenny

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