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The Fairview

5.0 of 5 College Street, Killarney, Ireland
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County Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Pent House suite is a floor to its self with its own private balcony. The suite is spacious but warm. It features a four poster bed that you sink into and never want to leave. There is also a beautiful living space and a plasma screen TV and DVD player. The room also has a mini fridge with is... More 

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Cork, County Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is such a lovely hotel, really cosy and welcoming and rooms are so clean and quite spacious. The staff are also very friendly especially the guy who served us at breakfast. He was so professional and funny which was very nice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I recently stayed mid week during December 2014, The room was modern , clean & warm,the bed was very comfortable & fresh, the shower was excellent. The staff are very friendly ,helpful and full of knowledge on the surrounding area. Overall, I would rate this hotel the best kept secret in Kerry!!! Check out the Brekkie!!!! Thks again & will... More 

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Waterford, Ireland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here as I was attending a wedding in another hotel in Killarney. Hotel is nice and clean and situated in centre of killarney, within walking distance of town centre. Staff are friendly and informative and gave good restaurant and bars reviews!! There is no on site parking. Parking is in a public car, Lewis street car park about 2/3... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Location couldnt be better close to all amenities.staff courteous and accommodating and very professional. Stayed in executive suite Room was spotlessly clean .jacuzzi was amazing.room was modern .decor contemporary and great attention to detail.breakfast was substantial and staff accommodated us with room service which was reasonably priced overall a very enjoyable stay will definitely be back cannot fault this place..ps... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is fantastic, the room was lovely and clean with a comfortable bed. The free wifi was strong enough to use Netflix on my iPad. The bathroom even had a jacuzzi that worked well. Breakfast was fairly simple and made up of cereals and a little fruit but at this price was very satisfactory. The service had Kerry warmth... More 

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JimONeill, Manager at The Fairview, responded to this review

Dear Adrian W , Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your stay with us here in The Fairview . Your apreciative words in relation to the room facilities , cleanliness and overall services are very valuable to us and we are delighted to know that you will be returning in the... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the Fairview only one night, and we were impressed with the accommodations. The lad at the front desk was very helpful in recommending a restaurant, and we enjoyed a nice walk in the city centre after our meal. Our triple room was large, with very nice furnishings. The double bed is just that... two... More 

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JimONeill, Manager at The Fairview, responded to this review

Dear jbretlamb , Thank you for taking the time to review your stay here in The Fairview . We truly appreciate your great feedback in relation to the room size and decor and the service and quality of the breakfast . I am sorry to hear that your sleep has been disturbed and regretfully this has altered your experience here... More 

Cork
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7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is very good, receptionist was nice, but would not let us to the room until we pay full price before. Room was really nice, but extremly cold. Heating was not working in the evening, but then was working in the morning. There was hair in the bathroom....not impressed. Les is an asset to this hotel. His service is very... More 

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JimONeill, Manager at The Fairview, responded to this review

Dear IlisaCork , Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We truly appreciate all feedback good or bad and we will look into the issues you experienced and try to improve. Also sincerely hope that next time you will be visiting Killarney you will be staying with us and you will allow... More 

well travelled
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48 reviews 48 reviews
34 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Fairview is right in the heart of Killarney. We stayed in a junior suite for 4 nights. The room was spacious and comfortable, with a big bathroom with shower and Jacuzzi bath. The breakfast was super with a great range of choices. The staff were excellent, with "Les" always going the extra to please. There was an ice making... More 

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JimONeill, Manager at The Fairview, responded to this review

Dear ejoeIrish , please allow me to thank you for your recent review and the excellent grading of our location , services and cleanliness . Your oppinion is extremely important to us and we apreciate your excellent feedback . I will pass on your kind comments to Les . We sincerely hope that the next time you are thinking of... More 

Williamsburg, Virginia
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102 reviews 102 reviews
19 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Out of the 4 highly rated hotels we stayed in while travelling around Ireland, this one was our favorite. The hotel rooms were spacious and immaculate, the staff was more than accommodating and the breakfast was superb! The bed was very comfortable and the bathroom was enormous! We had rented a car and could park it just down the street... More 

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JimONeill, Manager at The Fairview, responded to this review

Dear Karen H , Thank you kindly for taking the time to write such a glowing review about your stay with us here in The Fairview , Killarney . I have passed on your lovely comments to the team here and we all delighted by your kind words. We are delighted to hear that we are your favourite place to... More 

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Address: College Street, Killarney, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — The Fairview 5*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
The Fairview Hotel Killarney
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Killarney
#10 Business Hotel in Killarney
#12 Family Hotel in Killarney
#12 Luxury Hotel in Killarney

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