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*Important Update*


After careful consideration, Butler House & Garden will be closed until the 2nd June 2020. We do so to safeguard the health of our team and our guests in the face of Coronavirus COVID-19.


For those of you with an upcoming reservation, we are currently contacting all guests to reschedule. We thank you sincerely for your understanding and patience at this time.


Any queries please email cconroy@kilkennycivictrust.ie 
Online bookings remain open for future dates at www.butler.ie.


We wish you the very best and thank you for your understanding in these unprecedented challenging times.


We look forward to warmly welcoming you back to Butler House very soon.



Butler House and Garden is the charming Dower House of Kilkenny Castle since 1786.

This unique House in Kilkenny brings history, charm, romance and a warm welcome to all who visit. Sleep, dine or celebrate those milestones in life in timeless and unique surroundings.

The superb location of Butler House offers visitors the very best of Kilkenny City. Through the front door, you will find Patrick Street, a two-minute walk to the centre. Through the back door, you will find the internationally renowned Butler House Walled Garden. This charming Georgian Garden was restored to its former glory in 1999 and boasts its own private entrance to the Castle yard and Kilkenny Castle. 

Butler House and Garden is a proud member of Ireland's Blue Book, a prestigious collection of Ireland's most charming and stylish hideaways.




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Butler House, 16 Patrick Street, Kilkenny City, Ireland

T: +353 (0)56 7722828 | E: res@butler.ie

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