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Murphy's Guesthouse

18 College Street, Killarney, Ireland
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Ranked #38 of 139 Killarney B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC
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182 reviews 182 reviews
50 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My sister and I stayed at Murphy's on the advice of a relative who lives in Killarney. We were not disappointed! We were a day late thanks to construction at Newark Airport but they were able to fill the room the night we missed so we weren't charged. Like other reviewers, Maureen at the front desk was nothing but helpful.... More

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Carmichaels, Pennsylvania
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6 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I did not stay the night here. We were told by locals in the area it was a good place for dinner, but we did not think so. It's an alright place to have a drink or two, but we went back to another place to have dinner.

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Dublin, Ireland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Staff (especially Maureen) was super helpful. Always eager to help us out. The location was perfect as it was very close to Ross castle and the national park. You are also really close to downtown Killarney without having the loud traffic or music at night. It was all around a great experience!

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Ottawa, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Three of us stayed here for 2 nights and loved our stay. Great location made it easy to bus in and out of town and was close enough to walk to Ross Castle and through the park. Staff was fabulous- huge shout out to Maureen at the front desk who was kind and helpful every time we talked to her.... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Murphy's provides exceptional comfort in their cozy guesthouse and pub. The spacious rooms are spotless and well appointed for a lovely stay at the center of Killarney. You will feel like a VIP with the special attention provided by the warm, friendly staff. The pub offers hearty meals and great craic all day long. Build your trip to Ireland around... More

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Cork
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We stayed in hotel on 4th Jan '14- Wow! what a super premises. Have never been welcomed anywhere by such friendly staff - from receptionist, bar and waitress and not forgetting the porter. A most comfortable, plain spacious room. spotless - Really warm and comfortable. Food really tasty with service prompt. If i had to search for a fault -... More

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Stephenville, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

This was, by far, the most perfect place to stay in Ireland! The location is excellent. Plenty of parking in the lot behind the guesthouse. Once parked, leave your car and walk the charming streets of Killarney. The staff at Murphy's will take care of you. We had two cancelled flights and lost baggage. Emails to the guesthouse were quickly... More

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Lethbridge, Alberta
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94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

We wanted to do at least one stay above a pub and this worked out well. There is an elevator to the rooms, no stairs to haul luggage up. The room was very large and worked great for the night. Room was clean and very quiet but nothing fancy, very plain. The pub down below was great. Service was very... More

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Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

My husband and I stayed here on the first night of our honeymoon last night and it was the perfect introduction to Irish hospitality! We loved everything about Murphy's - the room, the bed, the view, the receptionist, the stunning decor, the service, the quiet, everything! We had our first full Irish breakfast here and loved it. When we arrived... More

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coorabell
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

We were in Ireland at a busy time so accommodation was difficult to book. We walked into Murphy's guesthouse and happened to get the last room available. The receptionist was delightful and very friendly, we immediately felt at home here. The nightly entertainment of Irish music was a real treat. The Irish breakfast each morning was enjoyable. The room was... More

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Also Known As:
Murphy`s Bar & Guesthouse Hotel Killarney
Murphy`s Bar & Guesthouse Hotel
Murphy`s Bar And Guesthouse
Address: 18 College Street, Killarney, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #38 of 139 B&Bs / Inns in Killarney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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