A visit to Kerry is a magical experience that will make you want to return again and again. It has an abundance of lakes and mountains as well as beautiful beaches and rocky shorelines, and of course the people of Kerry always give visitors a warm welcome!
County Kerry is located in Southwest Ireland and borders Cork and Limerick in the heart of Munster. This county is also known as the Kingdom and hosts the world famous Rose of Tralee competition, which has been running for over 50 years and is one of Ireland’s largest festivals. It is one of the most popular destinations in Ireland for short hotel breaks and there are plenty of Kerry hotels and Kerry guesthouses to choose from.
Kerry has a beautiful and varied landscape from the famous highest mountains in Ireland, Mount Brandon and Carrantoohil, part of the Magillicuddy Reeks Mountain Range, to the tranquil Killarney Lakes. The scenery can be enjoyed on a tour of the Ring of Kerry and in the Killarney National Park or on the dramatic Dingle Peninsula. Other beauty spots include the Gap of Dunloe, the Torc Waterfall and islands such as Skellig, Blasket and Valentia. While you are here you will find Kerry hotels and Kerry guesthouses offering relaxing accommodation and top class facilities.
County Kerry has a number of picturesque and vibrant villages and towns to visit, such as Killarney, Kenmare, Dingle, Sneem, Tralee and Waterville, and all of these towns have a great selection of hotel or guesthouse accommodation to choose from.
There are a number of great visitor attractions in the county including Muckross House, Ross Castle, Listowel Castle, Killarney Muckross Friary, Tarbert Jail, Ballyferriter Museum, Glendalough House and Carrigafoyle Castle. Kerry Hotels and Kerry Guesthouses are famous for their hospitality so ask for information at your hotel or guesthouse as you can’t beat the local knowledge. Kerry has activities to suit all tastes and capabilities, with great golf courses, angling and fly fishing, equestrian activities and a host of water sports to choose from.
Whatever your reason for visiting Kerry you can book over 100 fully approved Kerry hotels and Kerry Guesthouses located throughout the county on the Ireland Hotels website. Just use the accommodation search box featured on this page to find Kerry hotel breaks or a guesthouse to meet your needs.
Renowned for its traditional hospitality and welcome Kathleens is a charming 4 star residence immersed in luscious gardens at the edge of Killarney National Park in a peaceful location 1 mile from the hustle and bustle of Killarney town. Ideally located for Touring The Ring of Kerry, Dingle, Ross Castle or golfing in such Renowned golf courses as Dooks, Waterville, Ballybunion, Killarney Golf and fishing Club & Tralee are within driving distance. Customised itineraries and priority golfing tee times arranged. Free WiFi. Awaken to birdsong from the gardens and sumptuous breakfasts served in the garden dining room. Elegant décor throughout. All bedrooms with full bathrooms, orthopedic beds, tea/coffee facilities, hairdryer, telephone. Light snack menu until 8pm. Wine licence. Free Internet Access with Computer in Library for guests use free if charge. Ideal golfing and touring base for The Ring of Kerry and Dingle. Allow 4 hours from Dublin Airport, 1.5hrs from Shannon, 1.5 hrs from Cork and 10 minutes from Kerry Int’l Airport. Bus and train stations are just a few minutes taxi ride. Killarney has truly earned the title of Ireland’s Gourmet Capital with its abundance of superb restaurants, catering for every taste bud and budget. You will be spoiled for choice. Kathleen will happily give you recommendations and reserve a table at a restaurant of your choice. Killarney Town at night is a wonderful place - tremendous atmosphere - Irish music floats from almost every pub in town. Most shops are open late during the summer months. You may wander in the evenings through the laneways and main streets where you find your choice of knitwear, linen, Waterford Glass and endless treasures by local craftsmen . Kathleen and her family have lived in this area for generations and enjoy sharing their intimate local knowledge with you. .Singles welcome. Non smoking. Easy to get to, hard to leave!
Considered a historic townhouse hotel -The Arbutus is best described as a Country House Manor in the towncentre of Killarney . Whilst small ( 25 rooms), it has the luxurious accommodation and service expected from a larger hotel, with the advantage of all the personal attention and discretion that a smaller property can offer.The Arbutus is one of Killarney's true original hotels.
Luxury four star family run guesthouse, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, and the Waterville links golf course. Half way around the famous Ring of Kerry. Spacious en suite rooms,with bath/power showers,multichannel t.v. hairdryer, tea/coffee trouser press, and free wifi. Centrally located to all local activities,golf fishing lake,and sea,beaches, surfing, horse riding, bird watching,astronomy, astro photography,historic skellig islands,archaelogical sites, walking holidays,and many local gourmet restaurants.Recommended by all leading guide books.
The Aghadoe Heights Hotel & Spa Resort in Killarney, Co. Kerry is one of Ireland's most luxurious International 5 star hotels where "it's the little things which make the difference". It is the ideal retreat from the modern world to somewhere that is magical, where time is immaterial and the pace of life is perfect. The hotel is just has a breathtaking location just 2 miles from Killarney town. Resting on a hilltop overlooking the world famous Lakes of Killarney and the rugged beauty of Purple Mountain, Aghadoe is a special and spiritual place where every guest room has views out upon Killarney's picturesque landscape. From the majestic surroundings to the detail in every personal touch, there is no place comparable to Aghadoe Heights Hotel & Spa.
Scotts Hotel, right at the heart of Killarney Town Centre is the place to be. Not only is it a stylish and modern 3 star hotel it is also one of Killarney's most popular bar and live entertainment venues. Scotts is a luxurious contemporary hotel boasting 120 stylish bedrooms, three lively bars, the magnificent Courtyard Restaurant plus free underground car parking for guests. Its perfect for a girlie break away; its central located in Killarney town; directly across from Killarney’s bus and train station. The hotel’s modern rooms have a contemporary feel and are available in a variety of configurations from luxurious deluxe suites to plush self catering apartments and stylish double or twin rooms; all of which have an interactive television, an ensuite, tea/coffee making facilities and ironing facilities.