News & Events
nEWPARK hOTEL AWARDED GOLD IN IRELANDS FAMILY FRIENDLY HOTEL CATEGORY AT THE GOLD MEDal awards
Newpark Hotel are honoured to be awarded GOLD in Ireland's Family Friendly Hotel category in the Gold Medal Awards 2023.
The Virgin Media Business Gold Medal Awards are recognised as the leading independent awards programme for the Irish hospitality industry. Judged by industry experts, the Virgin Media Business Gold Medal Awards recognise and reward excellence in hospitality and catering operations across the island of Ireland.
GOOD FOOD IRELAND AWARD
We are excited to announce that we have become members of Good Food Ireland 🍽️✨
Built on sustainable principles, a commitment to prioritising local Irish ingredients, supporting Irish farmers, food producers and fishermen, benefiting local communities and safeguarding the future livelihoods of local people, Good Food Ireland® team inspects all businesses to ensure premium food and drink experiences of the island of Ireland.
The Newpark Hotel Team are thrilled to have achieved the Good Food Ireland® seal of approval!
Newpark Hotel Employee Wins IHF South East Employee of the Year 23/24
Alice Macauley, HR Assistant at the Newpark Hotel, Kilkenny has been announced as the 23/24 Irish Hotels Federation South East Branch ‘Employee of the Year’ at a special awards ceremony in the Talbot Hotel Carlow
DREAMING OF A 2024 WEDDING?
For those planning their big day in 2024, the Newpark Hotel in Kilkenny has the 'Ultimate' package to ensure that you and your partner experience a day that you'll never forget.
‘Brides of Kilkenny’ bridal magazine launched
We were delighted to recently announced the launch of our dedicated wedding magazine entitled ‘Brides of Kilkenny’ providing everything you need to know to plan your big wedding day at the Newpark Hotel.
The magazine will be jam-packed with articles with the hotel’s carefully selected wedding suppliers such as florists, bridal wear, local photographers, bakeries and much more!
our next wedding showcase
Newpark Hotel is where dreams come true
If you’re at the beginning of your wedding planning journey, our February Wedding Showcase is for you.
Discover how we can make your dreams a reality, on Sunday 18th February, from 1-5pm
Call 056 7760593 to book an appointment or simply walk in on the day!
Jurassic Newpark new and improved!!
We have been hard at work creating an amazing interactive experience for all the family to enjoy! 🦕 🦖
We have a new and improved Jurassic Newpark with even more activities, including our Fossil Dig Site.
Featuring twelve life-size, moving dinosaurs, you will come face to face with some of the mightiest beasts to have ever lived.
Hear the roar of the Tyrannosaurus, see the size of the Brachiosaurus and marvel at the cunning of the Velociraptor. Alongside our prehistoric pals, you will get to meet many modern-day farm animals, from lovable llamas to incredible Emus!
More New Dino-tastic Additions Coming in 2024....
Spending a Day in Kilkenny
We have put together a range of activities for everyone to enjoy in Kilkenny, whether that is enjoying a walk around Kilkenny Castle and Parklands or going on an action packed day at Castlecomer Discovery Park.
There are also food and beverage recommendations and overnight stay offers if you wish to extend your day in Kilkenny!
Tips for Travelling to County Kilkenny
At the Newpark Hotel, we have created a guide for when travelling to Kilkenny to help you perfectly plan your time in the city and make the most out of your stay.
This guide includes things to do, how to get around, what to pack for your stay, dining in Kilkenny, accommodation in Kilkenny and more.