The 4 star Newpark Hotel is one of the top destinations for romantic breaks Kilkenny has to offer. Situated on 40 acres of lush green parkland, the hotel contains everything you could possibly need for a getaway for two. With plush guest rooms, relaxing spa treatments, renowned restaurants, and scenic grounds, you won’t need to venture from the hotel during your stay. Though of course, Kilkenny City is only a stone’s throw from our doors should you wish to explore. Discover what you can enjoy during your romantic stay:
Stay in a 4 star hotel room
Each of our hotel rooms lives up to our 4 star standard. Decorated in warm, welcoming tones, they’ll help you to relax as soon as you open the door. The rooms come with comfortable double beds, piled with light duvets, crisp linens, and deep pillows. Next to the sleeping area is a comfortable seating arrangement. (This is the perfect place to indulge in our 24 hour room service!) Every guest room also features an ensuite, with a power shower.
Enjoy time lounging in the Escape Spa
All guests receive complimentary access to our renowned Escape Spa. Spend time unwinding together in the Relaxation Room, designed to soothe your senses, or take a dip in our outdoor infinity pool. Located on a secluded terrace, overlooking our 40 acre estate, this heated pool is the perfect way to relax during your trip. And of course, spa treatments can be made by appointment, though we recommend reserving in advance of your stay.
Wander through our Nature Trail
Stroll hand in hand through our Nature Trail, and enjoy the flora and fauna of Kilkenny. This 2km trail winds throughout our estate, providing a scenic distraction for an afternoon.
Dine on exquisite food in 4 star surroundings
The Newpark Hotel offers two exquisite dining experiences. Scott’s Bar & Brasserie offers a warm, welcome, and traditional fare. It offers the best carvery in Kilkenny, and is the perfect destination for an evening nightcap. Meanwhile, Gulliver’s Restaurant is a modern establishment, with decadent cuisine.
Visit the nearby Kilkenny City
The bustling Kilkenny City is only a three minute drive from our doors. The city offers a range of activities for couples; from romantic heritage sites to visit, shopping streets to stroll down, and of course, a wide range of restaurants and cafes to visit.