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McSweeney Arms Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   College Street, Killarney, Ireland
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Ranked #9 of 39 hotels in Killarney
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Bob S Missoula, Montana
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Missoula, Montana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you visit Ireland, you shoud go to Killarney. It's a super little town. I went with a group of 12 golfers, and it was a great central location to hit all of the best courses in Southwest Ireland. The McSweeney Arms Hotel is THE place to stay. Food and service are excellent. The hotel is family operated, and Kelly,... More

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Washington State, USA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed three nights in this wonderful hotel. We found it on a whim after we parked up the block at the public lot - we thought we would just wander through town and find a place to stay - not realizing it was a busy time due to the horse races happening at the time we were in town!... More

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Kelly Ann M, Manager at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Ladies, Thank you kindly for your great review. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. The pancakes are definitely my favorite on the breakfast menu, yummy!!! Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Kind Regards Kelly Ann McSweeney More

Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Folks. We stayed in this hotel last week 17/18th july. Fabulous rooms, fabulous food and very homely athmosphere. Central to all locations in Killarney. family run and very friendly and professional staff. Do not go to Killarney without booking into this hotel. Matt.

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Kelly Ann M, Manager at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for a wonderful review Matt, we greatly appreciate it. Thank you Kelly Ann McSweeney More

Acworth, GA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stumbled upon the McSweeney Arms Hotel simply because it was close to a public parking lot. It was a great find, and even though I only stayed one night, it was a delightful experience because of the helpfulness of P.C., who checked me in. He was very helpful with directions and suggestions, and even prepared a proper cup of tea... More

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Kelly Ann M, Manager at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, Thank you for your great review. I am delighted that P.C was so helpful. We really appreciate such positive feedback. I hope you will be back to see us soon. Thank you Kelly Ann McSweeney More

Chicago, Illinois
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel feels like a B&B. The room we stayed in with a double and single bed was adorable with quilts and antique furniture; and big enough to move around. It overlooked the street so was a bit noisy but we had a great view of the street. The host Tony and P.C. who checked us in were so helpful... More

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Kelly Ann M, Manager at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a 5 Star review about us, we really appreciate it. Kind Regards Kelly Ann McSweeney More

Newport Beach, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed 5 nights. The rooms were clean and neat and the location is great for exploring Killarney. The service was unbeatable, as was the food. You can really tell the difference in a family run operation, they actually care about their guest's experience. Tony helped us with some lost luggage and was always helpful with directions. Kelly was great serving... More

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Kelly Ann M, Manager at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

I am delighted you had a wonderful stay with us. I love that you use the word “unbeatable” to describe us this is a real compliment, thank you. It was great fun having you guys stay with us. Hope you will be back soon. Thank you Kelly Ann McSweeney More

Bangkok, Thailand
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and 11 golfers stayed for 5 nights in June 21014. The accommodations, service, food and pub were excellent in every respect. Tony the owner helped me track my lost luggage, Kelly his daughter is sweet, competent and a joy at breakfast. the fresh fruit and Irish breakfast cannot be beat. All of this at an affordable price.The hotel is... More

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Kelly Ann M, Manager at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a great review. It was great fun having you guys stay with us. Hope to see you soon again. Thank you Kelly Ann McSweeney More

Newcastle, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved our 3 night stay at the McSweeney Arms Hotel. On arrival we were warmly greeted and given a room upgrade because we were staying for 3 nights. Our room was lovely, it was very large with a huge comfy bed and I loved the view of the street below. The bar is a very nice space with wood... More

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Kelly Ann M, Manager at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking to the time to write such a lovely detailed review. I remember that evening when you came in late, it was my pleasure to rustle up some sandwiches and soup for you both. We pride ourselves on being a family run hotel which has a personal touch therefore your review makes me very happy. Thank you... More

Lawrenceville, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great spot with wonderful, friendly staff. So near the bars and shopping you'll want to visit yet just far enough away to not have to hear the partying noise. Good restaurant with a friendly bar. Super breakfast too. I'll be back.

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Kelly Ann M, Manager at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review. It is wonderful to hear such pleasant feedback. Yes our breakfast is pretty special. I think one morning Pauline counted 14 different fresh fruits on the buffet table.. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Kind Regards Kelly Ann McSweeney More

Rock Springs, WY
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66 reviews 66 reviews
20 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The hotel is perfectly located--a three minute walk to the train station, on the edge of downtown, close to fine pubs, restaurants, shops, and the TI. The room was spacious, clean, and comfortable with a bird's eye view of the busy street below. One staff person took our luggage to our room, after giving us a room update (for staying... More

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Kelly Ann M, Manager at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Wow what a great review. Thank you so much. I am delighted that you had such a wonderful day with us. Tony is a great hands on owner and he is more than happy to help guests with any issues. Thank you Kind Regards Kelly Ann McSweeney More

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Address: College Street, Killarney, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — McSweeney Arms Hotel 3*
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McSweeney Arms Hotel is ideally situated in the center of Irelands most famous tourist town Killarney. McSweeney Arms hotel is a three star family run hotel with a unique and friendly atmosphere. We hope that your next visit will be with us here personally in Killarney.Our bedrooms at McSweeney Arms Hotel are a home away from home. Comfort, quality and relaxation are essential to a good nights sleep, therefore at McSweeney Arms Hotel we promise to ensure all guests the best nights sleep possible. Each room has a unique style and loving touch. Perfect for a few nights away to explore the treasures of Killarney. ... more   less 
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