Where To Stay In Killarney, Ireland - Updated 2021

where to stay in killarney

Perfectly situated on the Ring of Kerry scenic drive, Killarney is an attractive quaint town that is perched on the shores of Lough Leane in southwest Ireland. Several landmarks have made the town one of the top destinations for both Irish and foreign tourists. The town lies in a stunning and picturesque location surrounded by majestic mountains, deep lakes, and verdant forests. From the Muckross House and Muckross Farm to the Purple Mountain and the thrilling Torc waterfall, there so many amazing things that make Killarney such an attractive place. If you’re planning a vacation, read on to know more about where to stay in Killarney, Ireland.


1. The Europe Hotel and Resort (from USD 324)

The Europe Hotel and Resort is a five-star hotel that sits perfectly on a vast property on the magnificent shores of Lough Lein. Among the luxurious amenities offered by this hotel, guests can enjoy horseriding, boating, a spa, and a large pool. The guest rooms are spacious, nicely furnished, and sport fantastic views of the lake and the golf course. Each room is furnished with a satellite TV, cozy beds, a DVD player, and free Wi-Fi. There’s a private bathroom for each room with toiletries. The in-house restaurant serves delicious meals and the bar boasts of an impressive collection of drinks. Free parking and a modern gym are also available.

The Europe Hotel & Resort

Address: Fossa

2. Kathleens Country House (from USD 133)

Strategically located in a serene green neighborhood, a short walk from Killarney town is Kathleens Country House, a luxurious boutique-style hotel. This hotel features high-speed Wi-Fi and free parking for guests. The guest rooms are spacious, charming, and furnished with antique pine furniture, flat-screen TVs, and cozy orthopedic beds. There is a hairdryer and a coffee machine in each room. Each room also comes with a nice seating area where you can relax as you watch TV. The bathrooms are sparkling clean and come with power showers, clean towels, and luxurious toiletries. Guests can enjoy a fabulous breakfast or a snack in the Garden Dining Room.

Kathleens Country House

Address: Coolgarrive, Tralee Road

Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Walking tours Heating Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Fire extinguishers Airport shuttle (additional charge) Adult only Non-smoking throughout

3. Aghadoe Heights Hotel and Spa (from USD 438)

Aghadoe Heights Hotel is a five-star world-class hotel that is strategically located a few minutes drive from the heart of Killarney town center. Some of the attractions that make this hotel so desirable include an indoor pool and an on-site restaurant with a mouthwatering menu. The guest rooms are well air-conditioned with scenic views and are nicely furnished. They come with free Wi-Fi, cozy beds and seats, and minibars. They also come with a private bathroom with a walk-in shower, clean towels, and necessary toiletries. Other special features include a steam room, a hot tub, a mini-gym, free parking, and an on-site bar.

Aghadoe Heights Hotel & Spa

Address: Lakes of Killarney

On-site parking Swimming pool Physical distancing rules followed Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas 24-hour security Fire extinguishers

4. International Hotel (from USD 139)

The International Hotel is a boutique-style hotel that is perfectly located at the heart of Killarney town. The hotel comes with special features such as live music weekends, free Wi-Fi, daily newspapers, and more importantly, a mouthwatering breakfast spread each day. The guest rooms are stylish and nicely furnished with satellite TVs, coffee machines, hairdryers, ironing stations, and mist-free mirrors. They also feature cozy beds, seats, and clean linen. The hotel also features executive rooms. These are air-conditioned and come with laptop safes, LED lighting, spa baths, and cozy beds. The hotel has a modern gym facility, an infrared sauna, an on-site restaurant, and a bar.

International Hotel

Address: East Avenue Road, Kenmare Place

5. Cahernane House Hotel (from USD 211)

Perfectly located in a picturesque environment, Cahernane House Hotel is a 19th-century country house that is perched on the borders of Killarney’s National Park. The neighborhood is beautiful and scenic making it ideal for outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling, and horseriding. The guest rooms are wonderfully decorated and furnished with high-quality furniture, comfy mattresses, flat-screen TVs, among others. The rooms also boast of gorgeous views of the beautiful surroundings. There’s an on-site restaurant serving delicious dishes and a bar with good quality drinks. The hotel also comes with free Wi-Fi and free parking.

Cahernane House Hotel

Address: Muckross Rd


6. Park Place Apartments (from USD 197)

Park Place Apartments is a self-catering boutique-style rental house. This luxurious apartment provides concierge service and spa packages. The bedrooms are airy, bright, and furnished with double or two single beds. The rooms are tastefully furnished with private patios in some apartments. They also feature an open plan dining and seating areas with cozy sofas and a wooden table. All rooms come with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, clean linen, and towels. The bathrooms are sparkling clean and come with toiletries.

Park Place Apartments

Address: High Street

Children television networks Fax/photocopying Golf course (within 3 km) Cashless payment available Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies Family rooms Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Non-smoking throughout

7. The Gleneagle River Apartments (from USD 138)

The Gleneagle River Apartments is strategically situated just a few minutes from the Gleneagle Hotel. The apartment beautifully sits in a serene and charming environment. It is a spacious two-bedroom apartment which features an open concept dining, living, and kitchen areas. The living area is stylish and furnished with cushy sofas, a wooden table, a TV, a lovely fireplace, and it is well-lit. The kitchen is spacious and fully equipped with high-quality stainless appliances. The bedrooms are spacious, furnished with cozy double beds, a TV, and a laptop-friendly space. It also comes with two bathrooms, free Wi-Fi, an indoor pool, a gym, a bar, and free parking.

The Gleneagle River Apartments

Address: Muckross Road

Heating Fitness centre Laundry Free parking Hiking Garden Restaurant Luggage storage

8. Wild Atlantic Way Apartments Killarney (from USD 42)

This is a spacious and luxurious apartment that is strategically positioned just a few minutes from St Mary’s Cathedral and INEC. The staff at Wild Atlantic Way Apartments Killarney is friendly and welcoming. The apartment features an open plan living and kitchen areas. The living area is furnished with cozy sofas, a table, and a flat-screen TV. The kitchen features marble countertops and is furnished with high-quality appliances and a fridge. The bedroom is spacious and contains a cozy bed, clean linen, towels, and a wardrobe. The apartment also comes with a private bathroom, toiletries, free Wi-Fi, and free parking.

Wild Atlantic Apartments Killarney

Address: 1300 bloc B Hotel Killarney Cork Road

WiFi Available Cooking class Golf course (within 3 km) Stand-up comedy Physical distancing rules followed Tour or class about local culture Internet services Tennis court

9. Killarney Self Catering - Rookery Mews Apartments (from USD 82)

This is a well-spaced beautiful apartment that is strategically situated just 15 minutes’ walk from both Killarney’s center and Killarney Station. The apartment features a welcome pack on arrival, bicycles for hire, and laundry facilities. The bedroom is super spacious and nicely furnished with comfy beds, clean linen, and clean towels. The rental features an open plan living, dining, and kitchen areas. The living area is bright and nicely furnished with comfy sofas and a table. The apartment also comes with a bathroom, free Wi-Fi, and free parking.

Killarney Self Catering - Rookery Mews Apartments

Address: Rookery Road

Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Internet services Physical distancing rules followed Non-smoking rooms Hiking All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Free WiFi

10. The Reserve at Muckross Park (from USD 301)

Perfectly located at the center of Killarney National Park, The Reserve at Muckross Park is a gorgeous and stylish apartment in a scenic and attractive neighborhood. The living area is cozy and lavishly furnished with plush sofas, a table, and a flat-screen TV. The kitchen is well equipped with high-quality appliances and a fridge. The bedroom is wonderfully furnished with large cozy beds and clean linen. There’s a private bathroom that comes with clean towels and toiletries. Other features include an on-site bar, free Wi-Fi, a spa and wellness center and free parking.

The Reserve at Muckross Park

Address: Muckross Park Hotel

Choose an ideal accommodation for your vacation

With many lovely and fun things to do during your vacation in Killarney, Ireland, you will also need a nice and wonderful place to stay. That’s why we decided to put together a list of some of the best places to stay during your visit. Check out our accommodations above and book the one that suits you the best.

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