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Rooms and Suites at Mount Juliet Estate

From 229 USD
Hunters Yard Courtyard View Room

Hunters Yard Courtyard View Room ( 291ft2 )

The Hunter's Yard Courtyard View Room at Hunter's Yard is a special retreat that embodies the attention to detail found in the Manor House. With

From 262 USD
Hunters Yard Garden View Room

Hunters Yard Garden View Room ( 377ft2 )

Hunter’s Yard Garden View Room captures the essence of the beloved Manor House, infusing it into a fresh and distinctive living space. Comprising of 93

From 273 USD
Manor House Garden View Room

Manor House Garden View Room ( 194ft2 - 237ft2 )

The Manor House Garden View Room offers a breathtaking view of the beautiful gardens. Nestled within the enchanting Irish countryside, this room allows guests to

From 294 USD
Manor House Executive Garden View Room

Manor House Executive Garden View Room ( 377ft2 )

The Manor House Executive Garden View Room provides a captivating experience. Surrounded by beautiful gardens, it offers a striking contrast to the Irish countryside beyond.

From 311 USD
Hunter Yard Executive Courtyard View Room

Hunter Yard Executive Courtyard View Room ( 377ft2 )

The Hunter Yard Executive Courtyard View Room provides a grand and comfortable experience. It combines spaciousness and elegant furnishings to create a refined atmosphere. Hunter's

From 349 USD
Manor House Executive River View Room

Manor House Executive River View Room ( 355ft2 )

The Manor House Executive River View Room at Mount Juliet offers a picturesque view of the River Nore. Surrounded by charming Irish countryside, this room

From 349 USD
Manor House Junior Garden View Suite

Manor House Junior Garden View Suite ( 323ft2 )

The Manor House Junior Garden View Suite offers an elevated experience on the estate. Its spacious interiors are both artistic and comfortable. Since 1750, when

From 365 USD
Manor House Premium River View Room

Manor House Premium River View Room ( 355ft2 )

The Manor House Premium River View Room offers a captivating experience. With mesmerizing views of the River Nore, it combines the luxurious comfort of a

From 365 USD
Hunters Yard Garden View Suite

Hunters Yard Garden View Suite ( 657ft2 )

The Hunters Yard Garden View Suite is a luxurious accommodation with a beautiful view of the Estate. It features a spacious bedroom and living area,

From 534 USD
Manor House Presidential Suite

Manor House Presidential Suite

The Manor House Presidential Suite at Mount Juliet is a luxurious haven. Throughout the centuries, esteemed guests have sought the best, and this suite aims

Mount Juliet Estate

Mount Juliet Estate draws on several periods of local Irish history to weave a rich tapestry of emotional experiences for every guest. It has the magnificence of its Georgian Manor House and Hunter's yard. With the finest contemporary comforts, state-of-the-art facilities, and breathtaking surroundings imaginable, this historical grandeur lets you have beautiful experiences.

Overview

The earliest Earl of Carrick built this hotel. It is named after the Earl's much-loved wife, Lady Julianna Butler. Later, the Estate preserved its deep-seated historical traditions. This was while also providing contemporary comforts and facilities to the guests.

Guests can experience luxurious accommodation in the magnificent Georgian Manor House or Hunter's yard. They can also dine in the Michelin-starred restaurant. Moreover, the Estate also offers golf, fishing, a fitness center, and a spa. The staff is friendly and modest with a touch of Irish informality.

Mount Juliet Estate also provides room service, free and fast Wi-Fi, and a pool to its guests. There is also a tennis court, parking, and laundry services.

Location

The hotel sits amid 500 acres of green Kilkenny countryside on a ridge overlooking the River Nore. It is just a 10-minute drive from the M9 and a 90-minute drive from Dublin City and Airport. Moreover, Kilkenny city is about a 20-minutes drive away and is full of history, architecture, and shopping delights. The hotel's surroundings are full of sweeping views. It has seduced and thrilled guests in countless years since its erection.

Design and History

The interior of the hotel has authentic and beautiful art. The magnificent Manor House has stucco ceilings and glittering chandeliers. Moreover, the surroundings of the hotel have picturesque gardens and pastoral serenity.

In 1757, the soon-to-be the first Earl of Carrick, Hamilton Butler, and his bride-to-be set about developing a working estate. Land on both sides of the river was connected through an eight-arched stone bridge. They built the Manor House on a ridge overlooking the river.

The name Mount Juliet was decided on the name of his wife. In 1914, Mount Juliet purchased the Mount Juliet. Today, the same devotion of previous owners channels into every element of the Estate.

Accommodation

The two residences in the Mount Juliet Estate offer rooms with the grandeur of history and comforts of the modern age.

The Manor House: The first Earl of Carrick and his wife Juliet made The Manor House their first home in 1750. It is regarded as the beating heart of the Estate and has been preserved and updated for the present day. There are 32 unique bedrooms in the Manor House. All of them are large and have expansive windows, fabrics, wallpapers, and beautiful bed linens. The Lodges also have two bedrooms and a sitting room.

Hunter's Yard: Taking the inspiration from the Manor House, the Hunter's Yard channeled them into a new type of residence. There are 93 rooms that offer a luxurious habitat. Each room features modern amenities and furnishings wrapped up in an airy and light ambiance.

Dining

Mount Juliet Estate features a diverse range of dining choices. Guests can dine in the Lady Hellen restaurant or The Hound restaurant. In addition, you will find drinks and snacks in the Major's bar and The Saddle Bar. The restaurants also offer classic dishes executed with creative flourish and flavors.

Lady Helen Restaurant

This Michelin-starred restaurant maintains the standards set by the former owner of Mount Juliet, Lady Helen McCalmont. Moreover, the atmosphere complements the views over River Nore's pastures. The restaurant's menu includes dishes prepared by using local ingredients.

These local ingredients come from Mount Juliet's kitchen garden, herb garden, and farm. The restaurant also serves Local Goatsbridge trout and Irish lamb with considerable style. Moreover, guests can enjoy Cinnamon-dusted French toasts at breakfast.

The Hound Restaurant

It is in Hunter's yard and offers informal dining. In addition, the restaurant offers a commanding view of Jack Nicklaus's designed golf course. It is also ideal for unwinding with friends or family.

Bars

The Major's Bar is named after Major-General Sir Hugh McCalmont and Major Dermot McCalmont. It preserved its period as the Estate's custodians in the form of magnificent furnishing and quality of drinks. Additionally, the afternoon tea at The Major's Bar has a menu of finger sandwiches, jams, and home-cooked scones. They also serve macarons, cakes, and their signature beverages at the bar.

Additionally, the hotel has The Saddle Bar. It features more contemporary surroundings and a galaxy of Irish whiskies.

Clubhouse Bar

This bar is named after the golf course designer Mr. Jack Nicklaus. It is a perfect place to relax on a leather chair while watching sports on TV and drinking beverages. A varied menu from the Mount Juliet Estate's Executive Chef is also available at the Jack's Bar.

Golf at Mount Juliet

Jack Nicklaus designed a golf course that draws the attention of the guests. It sits across 180 acres of the Irish countryside. The course combines sensational natural beauty with magnificent trees, a rushing river, and verdant pastures.

It is one of the world's premium parkland courses and has hosted several remarkable tournaments. The course also hosted a Tiger Wood-winning Championship in 2002. Moreover, the Golfer's Guide to Ireland voted it as Ireland's Best Parkland Golf Course.

Activities at Mount Juliet

There is an incredible range of facilities and activities at Mount Juliet Estate. It offers a spa, swimming pool, gym, golf course, and an equestrian center. Moreover, the Estate provides several outdoor activities. These include fishing in River Nore, falconry, and archery.

It also offers horse riding in the open pastures and woodland trails. Guests can also walk or take a bicycle to explore the riverside paths, woods, and pleasure grounds.

Takeaway

Life at the Mount Juliet Estate is full of thrill and fun. The hotel serves as a perfect holiday destination with its modern comforts in residences, healthy cuisine, and variety of activities. So, book your rooms and create your own stories and memorable moments.

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Why we love this hotel

  • Steeped in heritage Mount Juliet Estate is Ireland leading country estate and the most luxurious hotel in Kilkenny.
  • The estate features an Elegant Georgian country house, converted stables and lodges surrounded by 1500 acres of lush pastures and rolling woodlands.
  • The Jack Nicklaus golf course, has hosted a number of high profile golfing events including the American Express World Golf Championships.
Rooms
  • 125
Recreation
  • Fitness Center
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Sauna
Hotel Style
Charming
Experience
  • Wellness
  • Romantic
  • Golf
Facilities
Wheelchair Accessible, Gourmet Restaurant, Connecting Rooms

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