Butter Slip, Kilkenny

3.8
#7 of 19 in Historic Sites in Kilkenny
Butter Slip is located in Kilkenny. See Butter Slip and all Kilkenny has to offer by arranging your trip with our Kilkenny driving holiday tool .
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  • Not sure why this warrants a review. It's a small pathway between streets. It's cute-my kids thought it should be somewhere in Hogwarts.  more »
  • If Lyon (France) has its traboules, Kilkenny (Ireland) is not left with his underwear, small streets crossing or crossings vaulted linking two parallel streets under the houses. The most famous is Butter Slip connecting High Street and St-Kirean's Street. Butter Slip is a typical pedestrian street of the medieval city of Kilkenny.
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  • A very nice area of the town with impressive architecture and old stoneworks. The general area has many small shops and eateries and was a great place to take a leisurely stroll. We walked through thi...  more »
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  • The experience is always uplifting. The decor and ambience do it for me, plus the fact that there's always something new that seems to have been chosen with ME in mind. My Max Benjamin candle and vintage cards are sparking joy.
  • Lovely shop with unusual items. Only negative can be late opening in the morning
  • Anne is a delight and super helpful! Georgeous shop
  • Just that beautiful little shop for gifts and special treats... for yourself or others.

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Where to stay in Kilkenny

For a historical Irish experience, stay in Kilkenny County's namesake city, a medieval destination with no shortage of lodging options. If you are interested in exploring the central sights of this city, stay at one of the many hotels, hostels, or bed and breakfasts near its center. For something more affordable, head to the outskirts and look into guesthouse options. You can also choose a nearby spa if you want to splurge on a relaxing getaway.
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