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Friars Glen

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a fabulous 2 night stay here. Mary and John welcomed us and were very friendly and helpful. The room was very comfortable and quiet. The breakfast was amazing with an incredible selection of food to choose from. Bridget served at each breakfast and gave us great tips on the Ring of Kerry and Cork. Friars Glen is set... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The B&B itself, location and breakfast were great, but Mary was the best part! B&B owners can really make or break a stay, and Mary was amazing. She listened to what we wanted to do and the amount of time we had, and made excellent recommendations. We would have been lost without her. The B&B was very close to town... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family and I stayed at Friars Glen for two nights in July 2016. The house is located on in large, beautiful setting just a stone's throw from the town center of Killarney. There are plenty of restaurants nearby, some within walking distance. The house is impeccably clean and we were welcomed by John, who offered us tea and a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Recently returned from 3 nights at Friars Glen which had been recommended to us. Beautiful house set in lovely surroundings, you can even watch the deer as you eat the delicious breakfast. John, Mary and Bridget are wondrful friendly hosts who could not have done enough for you. If we return to this lovely part of Ireland again, we would... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Most incredible B&B!! Mary and John are such lovely owners and are extremely helpful in telling guests things to do in the ring of kerry. A wonderful guest house, set in the most amazing grounds! Got engaged in the back of the B&B and wouldn't want to be proposed to anywhere else. The breakfast was also delicious!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were delighted with the Friars Glen House, recommended by a guesthouse owner in Dingle. It was very comfortable and quiet - wild deer appeared on the lawns when they thought the coast was clear! – and was the ideal place to rest before our long drive back to Dublin the next day. It is ideally located on the edge... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at Friars Glen as an Atlantic weather system settled in on Kerry for the weekend, with lots of rain and wind and the odd burst of brilliant sunshine. In these mixed conditions, it was bliss to arrive at the coziness and comfort of the house that welcomed us for the next few nights. A high point was the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This b&b was easy to find but off the main road, so it felt secluded. Plenty of free on site parking. The room was a little dated but roomy and fairly clean. Breakfast was tasty and Bridget went out of her way in service and helpful advice. They did run out of a few a things at breakfast which was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow!! This is about as enchanting a place as you'll ever stay. Nestled at the foothills or Killarney National Park, the surroundings are absolutely gorgeous and the cottage style B&B is darling. Mary and Brigid and so kind and accommodating. The breakfast is first rate. I had an amazing Irish breakfast each morning and my wife discovered peach yogurt and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently stayed at Friar's Glen with my husband and kids during our trip through Ireland. WOW! I highly recommend staying here to everyone. The view, the rooms, the breakfasts, and our Hosts were top notch! Mary is an absolute doll! Enjoyed the time talking with her about what to do, where to go and the history of Friar's Glen.

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Friars Glen is a four star traditional-style country house offering guests top quality bed and breakfast accommodation. We have ten en suite, spacious, comfortable bedrooms that are quiet and restful. We offer an extensive. delicious breakfast that includes a cold buffet and freshly prepared to-order choices to set you up for your day. Friars Glen has a homely, friendly good humoured atmosphere and with experienced advice we aim to help our guests make the most of their holiday in Ireland's South West. Surrounded by mountains and woodland, Friars Glen is located 5km from Killarney Town and within Killarney National Park, close to Muckross House and Gardens and in the centre of the Park. There are many hikes and trails from our doorstep. Friars Glen is an ideal centre for day tours to Ring of Kerry, Dingle and West Cork. For however long you choose to stay at Friars Glen we assure you of great accommodation and lots to see and do. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Friars Glen

Address: Mangerton Rd | Muckross, Killarney, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Price Range: $39 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Friars Glen Hotel Killarney
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