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A scenic house and estate located in the heart of Killarney National Park.
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Saint Mary's Church Cathedral Place, Killarney, Ireland
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353-64-31633
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Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

Knockreer Estate inside the National Park is an authentic cottage with thatched rooftop. We were touring on the Jaunting cars and took a stop to walk around and take some photos.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LollysLook
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This time around I chose the river walk which is about a 4.5 km walk at its longest. I saw a doe with her young and lots of other wildlife on the way. The walks are very relaxing. I finished off at the little charity...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BettyKate
Reviewed July 19, 2018

This was a lovely surprise as we were walking through the park. We had the most delicious scones and coffee. Their mission is a good one.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank michaelhamburg44
Reviewed April 23, 2018

The cottage right on the edge of town is at the gateway to the National Park. The cottage serves as a charity tea room which was not open on our visit but the exterior detail took up out time studying the detail of the exterior.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Donald R
Reviewed February 19, 2018

The Knockreer Estate has a variety of walking paths ranging in their length from 1km to 6km. The paths are well maintained with beautiful views of neighboring landscapes and mountains. There are no restrooms nearby. The old lodge tea room does not open until April.

Date of experience: February 2018
4  Thank rfmcnulty
Reviewed November 6, 2017

One of the best views of the Lough Leane and Ross Castle can be seen from here. And there were no crowds at all.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank MeganH2197
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Great for a small bite and a cup of coffee while in the National Park. Lovely views and nice atmps[here when sitting outside.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Anna M
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Would recommend visiting Knockreer if you want to escape the busyness of Killarney. It's right in the town and very peaceful.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Teresa H
Reviewed June 17, 2017

While walking in Killarney National Park, we stopped off here for lunch. This cafe is run by Down Syndrome Ireland and provides employment for young Down Syndrome people, who waited on our table with efficiency and very pleasant manner. We enjoyed our toasties in the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Lyn B
Reviewed December 3, 2016

The thatched roof is unusual and interesting. This house is located in Killarney National Park. Viewing it can be part of your "stroll" through the park. Other reviewers mentioned the interior of the house. The house was not open when we visited it.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank RippleManatee
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