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Arbutus Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   College Street | Killarney Town centre, Killarney, Ireland
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Ranked #8 of 39 hotels in Killarney
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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Irving, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hotel was very accomodating . . staff was helpful and friendly. Betty in the breakfast room is a wonderful wonderul woman! She will ensure every need of a hotel guest is accomodated! Rooms are nice . . . would suggest a room in the back (front rooms are very noisey - however hotel changed our room after we asked) -... More

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Mt Eliza, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic hotel. We were booked into this hotel by Rabbies Tours and they made a great choice. We had quiet, clean, comfortable, spacious room with Air Con. The staff were very friendly and helpful - nothing was too much trouble. A great breakfast in the morning and the gingerbread with our tea in the evening was very 'yummy'. The... More

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Oakhurst, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just stayed at the Arbutus for the first time with my group of 33 people and was pleasantly surprised at the exceptional personal service offered to each guest. All of the people in my group loved the beautiful old world decor--the charm lacking in so many hotels these days. The food was excellent and the staff couldn't do enough... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place. Not the same old sterile box, but a real charming cozy grand house. The staff are fantastic, the breakfast is wonderful (you can order hot dishes) and the rooms are cozy and well decorated. After years of travel I have come to greatly appreciate these well kept and well run family inns. Stay here and enjoy... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traveled to Ireland with our two sons, ages 19 and 20. We had a great stay at the Arbutus. Wonderful breakfast, welcoming and accommodating staff. Just a note for travelers, no iron or ironing board in the room, but you just have to ask for one to be delivered to the room. Our room also did not have any hangers... More

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Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful hotel staff that helped with all of our concerns...very clean hotel and a delicious breakfast served daily and homemade scones by Betty!! Highly recommend this hotel and has a bar attached for entertainment.

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Stuart, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were traveling in Ireland with family. We were booked in the Arbutus as part of the trip. We all loved it! Great staff! The rooms are furnished and appointed well. The breakfast was fantastic with homemade scones! This hotel left a great impression for a discriminating bunch, my family.

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Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I really enjoyed our stay at this family run hotel, we stayed in a family room which was very clean, quaint and homely, staff went above and beyond their call of duty and were very attentive to our children, my husband and I. Breakfast was served with kindness and again staff could not do enough for you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful hotel. It's very central surrounded by restaurants and bars. The staff were very helpful and friendly and the breakfast served by Betty was delicious. Room was very large and clean. I would recommend this hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the Arbutus this weekend because we were cycling the ring of kerry. Arrived on the friday and we were able to leave our bikes in a locked room in the hotel. Lovely Ina in reception checked us in and we headed up to our room, very comfy beds (this was much appreciated after 180km ride around the... More

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Address: College Street | Killarney Town centre, Killarney, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Arbutus Hotel 4*
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#5 Business Hotel in Killarney #6 Family Hotel in Killarney #6 Luxury Hotel in Killarney #6 Romantic Hotel in Killarney
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The Arbutus is one of Killarney's true original hotels. Located in the town centre it is a historic, family run hotel -The Arbutus is best described as a Country House Manor in the heart 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. Location, service, knowledge and comfort. It is often described by guests as a home away from home. We look forward to the opportunity of making you feel at home ... more   less 
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