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Murphy's Guesthouse

18 College Street, Killarney, Ireland
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Ranked #52 of 141 Killarney B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 weeks ago
Martin C Ripon, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ripon, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Murphy's is a nice little guesthouse in a great location in Killarney town, within walking distance of the main streets within the town. I have stayed in the guesthouse on more than one occasion and have always been happy with the service and facilities. The only downside is the noise from the street which can be very loud at night.... More 

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Simpsonville, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Murphy's is in a great location if you want to enjoy the pubs of Killarney. The rooms are basic and clean, and prices are very reasonable. Breakfast was pretty good, but is served in the pub - we got to hear all the explicit details of the nearby (still) drunk college kids late night exploits!

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Ennis, Clare, Ireland
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129 reviews 129 reviews
33 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I am trying to be nicer writing these so here goes...... The wifi was non existant. Could be an external issue but if you need or use wifi, it doesn't work! I was in a room that had some sort of a vent outside that sounded like a loud washing machine. It stopped from about two until seven. Breakfast is... More 

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Ngwenya, Swaziland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Spent 1 night here on way through Southern Ireland, great staff and room was comfortable. Good breakfast as part of the room rate. Shower didn't work as well as I expected but the front desk said they would sort that out. Very central and close to everything, so good location. Went for a short run in the morning through the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Stayed there for two nights last weekend staff are 100% very nice friendly atmosphere, rooms are spotless clean bathroom is sparkling clean. Food was really nice and a nice friendly vibe definitely will be returning next summer

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Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

This place has it all. Nice rooms, traditional music every night, Guinness and a great breakfast. And Maureen at the front desk is the best. //////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We traveled around the whole of Ireland over two weeks and Murphys has it all. The room was €50 for the two adults 2 children fab and clean - we thought we were in a 5 star hotel once inside. Dinner was excellent and afterwards we joined the singing with a live traditional musician group then at 1am we just... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We arrived at Murphy's late afternoon. Our room, while not very big was spotless. The bathroom was spotless. Unfortunate we couldn't get into pub as it was too busy. Didn't get to see the entertainment. It was a nice option for accommodation while traveling Ireland.

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Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I have stayed in Killarney a couple of times, and there are a lot of well located hotels. Murphy's Guesthouse is my favorite place to stay. I can't imagine beating the price, location and especially authenticity, above and including Murphy's Bar. If you want a local feel with modern amenities, you will enjoy it here also. We were a few... More 

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Rumford, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Spent two nights in this centrally located B&B. Third floor room was quiet and comfortable. Breakfast was typical and cooked to order. Check in is smooth; check out as well. Parking is available and close (either on the street or in the nearby car parks). The downstairs pub offered live Irish music each night. Rate was reasonable for the area.... More 

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Address: 18 College Street, Killarney, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Murphy`s Bar And Guesthouse
Murphy`s Bar & Guesthouse Hotel Killarney

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