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Conference Facilities with a View.

The Kilkenny River Court Hotel, located in the centre of Kilkenny City overlooked by the magnificent 12th century Kilkenny Castle offers a diverse selection of Conference and Banqueting Suites.

All 6 conference suites have natural daylight and are equipped with blackout facilities if required.

Each room is serviced with an ISDN line and we are pleased to offer all of our delegates complimentary high speed WI-FI access throughout all areas of the hotel.

With a capacity of catering from 2 to 260 delegates, the Kilkenny River Court Hotel is ideally situated for any business event.

Kilkenny City itself is located less than a 2 hour drive from any of Ireland’s major cities and just over 1 hour from the capital of Dublin.


The Kilkenny River Court Hotel offers:

  • 90 superbly appointed Bedrooms including 20 Deluxe Castle View Bedrooms & 2 Luxury Suites
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet Access Throughout Hotel
  • Riverview Bar & The Terrace Kitchen
  • Award winning Riverside Restaurant
  • 6 Conference & Banqueting Suites
  • Ample Complimentary on Site Secure Car-Parking

The hotel boasts the finest conference, meeting and banqueting suites with state of the art technology ideal for corporate gatherings such as:

  • Seminars
  • Board Meetings
  • Team Building
  • Incentive Events
  • Product Launches
  • Conference and incentive trips for up to 280 delegates
  • Fully Seated Banquets up to 280 guests
  • Company Social Events/Dinners/BBQs on the Terrace

In addition to the above, we ensure individual service for all Conference Organisers by assigning our dedicated Events Co-ordinator to personally oversee every aspect of your conference requirements.

Our Management Team will work directly with you during your event to accommodate those last minute changes.



With its unique backdrop overlooking Kilkenny Castle on the banks of the River Nore and regarded as one of the finest wedding hotels in Ireland, the Kilkenny River Court Hotel is very proud to host exquisite Weddings right in the heart of Kilkenny City for the past 15 years.

Our dedicated wedding team are on hand from the moment you enquire right through to your big day when you both say ‘’I Do’’

From small traditional celebrations, civil ceremonies, civil partnerships to lavish wedding celebrations we have it all available to you and we promise to make all your wedding day dreams come true.

For your Wedding Day enjoy complimentary use of our outdoor terrace area for your drinks reception followed by your wedding meal in the magnificent Marshall Suite also overlooked by Kilkenny Castle & River Nore.

The Kilkenny River Court Hotel is renowned throughout the South East for our dedication to customer care and our attention to detail making us the ideal south east wedding venue.

Combined with our exquisite array of fine cuisine, sumptuous dining and outstanding service you are guaranteed a truly wonderful wedding experience.

Our mission as always is to cater for your wedding day and make it, just like our Hotel, both unique and memorable.

Bar & Restaurant

The ambiance of the award winning Riverside Restaurant exudes warmth and friendliness.

A truly magical setting, our restaurant provides diners with an exquisite array of authentic cuisine to create a truly magnificent dining experience.

With an imposing air, one’s gaze is drawn through the largely framed windows of our Riverside Restaurant towards the 12th century Kilkenny Castle &River Nore scenery beyond.

The Riverside Restaurant at the Kilkenny Court Hotel is open daily for both breakfast and dinner. Groups can also be accommodated in the Restaurant for dinner or lunch upon request - ideal for a group of family or friends who want to get together in a warm and friendly atmosphere

The Riverview Bar & Terrace at the Kilkenny River Court Hotel is a place of friendliness and warmth in the heart of Kilkenny City. It is the ideal setting for a coffee, dining or few drinks with friends whilst enjoying the unrivalled views of Kilkenny Castle and the River Nore. The Riverview Bar is also an ideal setting for small parties such as birthdays, family occasions or work gatherings.

We serve a delicious array of Bistro food throughout the day and evening. During the warmer days the outdoor terrace area is alive with both residents and locals alike due to its unrivalled location on the water's edge. Locally the Terrace is known as the ultimate al fresco wining and dining area in Kilkenny.

At night the Riverview Bar is bustling with guests enjoying the wide range of wines, beers, spirits and not to mention our famous cocktails! Live Music takes place every Saturday evening and Sunday Afternoon in the Bar all year round.

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