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The Fairview

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   College Street, Killarney, Ireland
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Ranked #16 of 39 Hotels in Killarney
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
christinerdonnelly Louisville, Kentucky
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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family stayed at the Fairview at the beginning of September for 2 nights. There were 5 couples (10 total) and the staff was amazing. My husband and I were upgraded to a suite when they found out that we were getting married while we were staying there. That was extrememly helpful because I had 3 hair & makeup stylists... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For starters, this hotel location in Killarney absolutely cannot be beat. It is right in the middle of all the action of this fun town. But even better was their hospitality. My new wife (we just got married in Ireland on Wednesday while staying here) were staying at The Fairview, and they were extremely accomodating and flexible with all of... More

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Rochester, New York
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Ireland for the PSU football game, but wanted to see more than just Dublin. The location of this hotel is great, right in town with cheap parking about a 2 minute walk. The staff is very welcoming, everyone we dealt with was great, didn't matter if it was an early breakfast or coming in late after enjoying... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay. It was ideally located just beside town centre so very convenient for restaurants and bars yet close enough to the outskirts so very convenient for ring of kerry. The room was of a very high standard, the breakfast was excellent and the staff were very friendly. All in all a great place to stay.

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State College, Pennsylvania
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fairly large group of us stayed here for golf and tourism prior to the PSU game in Dublin. The folks here could no have been more courteous and accommodating. One morning, they even served breakfast for us at 4:30 AM so that we could get our coach to play golf at Waterville. Rooms were spacious by European standards and... More

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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Fairview was our choice (two adults, two young people) for four days in Killarney and the surrounding area. Our family loved it for: friendly, helpful staff; comfortable, spotless accommodation; hearty breakfasts. Situated in the heart of Killarney, extremely convenient to all the amenities that this vibrant town has to offer. Our room was at the back of the hotel... More

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Dallas, Texas
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed last week, beautiful hotel, very clean, updated decor. We had a great room with beautiful view of the city. A little noisy, but not too bad. Bed wasn't too comfortable, very soft and we like a firmed bed. The only king bed we stayed in all week in Ireland that you could tell was 2 twins and wasn't comfortable... More

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Seattle, Washington
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great choice for a centralized home-base if you want to play a variety of local golf courses. The staff is friendly and helpful. The breakfast service is superb. There are a variety of room configurations with high-end ememities.

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Southlake, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

12 of us stayed here for our big golfing trip to Southwest Ireland. Stayed at the Fairview for three nights. It was wonderful. Clean rooms, comfortable beds, great people and a good breakfast each morning. Pretty quiet considering it is in the middle of the town center. But it is close to everything. Highly recommend it.

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decent place to stay if you're visiting Killarney. Got family room for myself & two kids. Room was basic enough, but the jacuzzi bath was a definite hit with the kids. Easy walk (2-3 mins!) into the middle of town. Staff very good, breakfast good but crowded. Not a cheap place to stay, but given the overall prices in Killarney,... More

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Address: College Street, Killarney, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
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Hotel Class:5 star — The Fairview 5*
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