Killarney has a long history that dates back well over 1000 years, and it has played a key role in the development of the Irish state. Tourism has long been a key part of Killarney, and you can easily trace back to at least 1749 when Lord Kenmare was doing things to attract visitors to the area. Even Queen Victoria visited Killarney in 1861, giving the area an appeal to people who wanted to visit somewhere the Queen thought was special. Today, Killarney is an award winning destination, recognized as the “Best Kept Town” in 2007, and “Ireland's Tidiest Town” in 2011. It is a beautiful destination and should be top on your list of places to visit.
Killarney is situated in the north of the MacGillicuddy Reeks and has an old tradition of warmly welcoming visitors. It has numerous attractions including St. Mary's Cathedral, Muckross Abbey, Ross Castle, the Gap of Dunloe and the Torc Waterfall. The charm of the town is maintained by the quaint old-style fronts and brick trails of shops. Luxurious Killarney hotels provide the most contemporary facilities for the discerning traveller. There are a lot of options for hill walkers and festival lovers are spoiled for a choice. You can check out a Gaelic football game; Kerry has won more championships than any other team, so go and cheer them on. The Killarney Leisure Centre is brand new, and an excellent place to go for a swim or relax in the sauna. The Lakes of Killarney are a perfect place to go boating. Ross Road and Killarney National Park are right on the edge of town, so you have no excuse for missing out. Killarney hotels are certainly amongst the finest in Ireland.
Tourism is by far the biggest economy driver in Killarney. You will be impressed by the Killarney hotels, as they offer the best in standards and facilities. During the previous century, shoe and hosiery manufacturing were the main industries, but they are seeing a decline as Killarney moves to a service economy. Local companies such as National Organic Products and Torc Engineering also have small establishments. If you want to be spoiled and pampered, you don’t have to go further than the superb selection of Killarney hotels. Getting in to Killarney is not difficult. You can fly in to the Farranfore Airport which has excellent connections to London, Frankfurt and Dublin. The trains from Dublin and Cork run regularly past Killarney. Shannon Airport is only 2 hours away by car, and you can catch a bus to Killarney from almost anywhere in Ireland.
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Experience authentic Irish hospitality at the charming BEST WESTERN Eviston House Hotel! Every spacious room features stylish decor and is fully equipped with modern conveniences. Enjoy delicious dining at the lovely restaurant and spend convivial evenings at the in-house Irish Pub with live Irish music.
Enter a highly pompous building which features luxurious accommodations with noble furnishings and fabrics. Head to toe packages will have you relax to more than 100% at the professional spa and you can treat yourself with delicious creations at the restaurants. HRS guests can profit from free Wi-Fi.
The charming, intimate International Hotel offers many amenities including use of the gym, sauna and 3D Golf Simulator. Guests may choose from several room styles including spacious, deluxe executive rooms and junior suites with private lounge areas. The hotel offers a complimentary full breakfast buffet each morning, delicious cuisine in the graceful dining room and the award-winning Hannigan's bar with roaring log fires and nightly entertainment.
A pleasant stay is guaranteed at the luxurious city hotel. Enjoy a comfortable time in warmly designed rooms and dine on international cuisine in the Innisfallen Restaurant. A cosy evening with Irish whiskeys and live music awaits you at the O Donoghues Public House. In the gym and the spa, you find relaxation and recuperation.
The Abbey Lodge Bed & Breakfast offers spacious and lavishly decorated rooms with modern amenities as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. The full breakfast has been received excellent ratings by HRS guests and the overall cleanliness and atmosphere as well as the attentive staff have likewise received excellent ratings.
The Scotts Hotel offers its guests friendly and well-equipped rooms, suites and apartments. In the restaurant, delicious dishes are served and the hotel bars offer a variety of drinks and tasty snacks. Furthermore, the hotel provides multifunctional conference rooms as well as a hotel-owned car park.
Timeless luxury - After warming yourself by the open fire in our entrance hall, ease into a soft velvet sofa and enjoy afternoon tea. You havent felt this relaxed in years. We like to think time slows down just a little at The Malton. Enjoy the light as it streams through tall windows, ramble through our gardens, and rest for a while on a secluded bench. From its distinctive architecture to its effortless service and genuine hospitality, The Malton - formerly the Great Southern Hotel - has been a favourite retreat for over 150 years. Where else are you going to find six acres of gardens in the centre of a bustling town? This is life at The Malton, a Victorian landmark, and one of Irelands most beautiful hotels since 1854.
Friendly family run Bed & Breakfast in a quiet residential area only a 5- minute walk from Killarney town . All our rooms have private bathrooms , tea/ coffee facilities, Satellite TV, hairdryers .
A world of infinite privileges awaits you at the Muckross Park Hotel and Cloisters Spa. Sleep tight in the most comfortable and tastefully furnished rooms. Experience fine dining at the exquisite restaurant! The exclusive spa centre provides perfect relaxation and well-being.
Finely furbished, spacious rooms with modern amenities are featured at this lovely hotel and will supply you with comfort and rest. Both the charming restaurant and the bar serve you a selection of fine regional delicacies and tasty dishes and you may unwind from a day of exploration in front of the roaring open fireplaces.
Choose the modern Holiday Inn Killarney hotel for a peaceful, National Park location on the scenic Ring of Kerry route. The tranquil Holiday Inn Killarney hotel is on the edge of the quintessentially Irish town of Killarney, next to mountainous Killarney National Park . Leave your car in our complimentary car park and start your adventure on the 179km Ring of Kerry trail, past waterfalls and abbeys, minutes from your welcoming Guest room. Irish country music acts raise the roof at Ireland's National Event Centre , 5 minutes' walk from Holiday Inn Killarney . Hike to the 15th-century Ross Castle past the Lakes of Killarney, 3km away, and take in the rugged peaks of MacGillycuddy's Reeks , 10km away. Stately Muckross House , with its walled gardens and craft shop, is also close to the hotel. You can reach your meetings in the city of Cork , 90km away, via the N22 motorway . Trains arrive from Dublin, Cork and Limerick into Killarney rail station, 1km away, and Kerry Airport is 20 minutes away by car. Keep in touch with complimentary wireless Internet in public areas around Holiday Inn Killarney. After a day's rambling, you can dip in the 12-metre pool and Jacuzzi or bask in the sauna. Kids under-16 can stay and eat for free and make a splash in the children's pool. Freshly caught Atlantic cod and haddock are on the menu in the rustic Library Point Restaurant .
Make yourself at home in the cosy rooms of the Gleneagle Hotel which welcomes its guests into a familiar atmosphere. The non-smoking and fully-equipped accommodations are individually decorated. In the various restaurants, guests do not have to worry about their creature comforts. In your leisure time, you may relax in the sauna and the steam room or enjoy a game of tennis, among others.
Enjoy a magnificent view over the Macgillycuddy’s Reeks mountain range from The Brehon. All rooms are exclusively furnished, lovingly decorated and feature modern amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi. Enjoy a relaxing Thai massage in the elegant spa. The award-winning chefs of the restaurant prepare exclusive modern Irish dishes and the bar is the ideal place to conclude you day over an exotic cocktail.