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Great Southern Killarney

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Certificate of Excellence


#18 of 38 hotels in Killarney
Certificate of Excellence
Killarney's Premier Historic hotel, Great Southern Killarney has been welcoming visitors since 1854. Great Southern is a Deluxe four star Victorian hotel located in Killarney town centre yet on its own private gardens of 6 acres and was previously awarded Ireland's Best Four Star hotel at the Hotel & Catering Gold Medal Awards in 2017. Guest accommodation includes 177 bedrooms; choose from a variety of suites, deluxe and classic rooms. Our restaurants include The Garden Room & Killarney Wine Rooms, unique dining experiences with delicious food & friendly service. Brownes Bar, is a cosy and relaxing bar to enjoy a light snack, drinks or taste some Whiskey and was awarded Irelands Best Hotel Bar at the Bra of the Year Awards in 2018. GCar Parking is available complimentary on-site. The hotel's leisure facilities include 15 metre swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi, gymnasium and two outdoor tennis courts. Complimentary WI-FI is provided throughout the hotel.
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Property amenities
Room service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Travelled with our 4month old.. fantastic place - beautiful, clean & central. The staff were absolutely fantastic so friendly & professional & genuinely nice.. The food was delicious (the bar food is to die for also, salads are so tasty).. Had the most amazing massage & facial
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We stayed in the Great Southern in April as a pre wedding break.What a treat! The hotel is brilliantly located just next to the outlet centre with ample free parking. The hotels exterior, entrance and overall decor is very grand and beautiful. We were checked in and out by
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We decided on a return to this wonderful institution almost a quartet of a century on. The hotel had changed hands twice in the period but had not lost any of its original Victorian charm. The updating of the facilities has been done sensitively and we had a spacious, spotlessly
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Response from GreatSouthernSales, Manager at Great Southern Killarney
Responded 3 days ago
Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to review your return stay at The Great Southern. We are always delighted to hear from one of our return guests and it was our pleasure to welcome you back after nearly 25 years! We are delighted to hear that you were so impressed with the updates made to our facilities and also the food offering for breakfast and dinner. It would be our pleasure to welcome you back again soon and until then please take care. Warm Regards Tomasz Przewozniak Operations Manager
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Such a beautiful setting, elegant old school kind of charm. Very large and comfortable rooms. Amenities are top notch. We thoroughly enjoyed our whiskey tasting in Browns whiskey room. Nestled on a comfy couch by a roaring fire we explored six different Irish whiskeys. A very
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Self catering houses good value, a walk that is another 5-7 minutes from the hotel rooms but has four bedrooms and three bathrooms. About a 15 minute walk into the center of town of Killarney. Very convenient if coming on train as it is right outside the train station and they
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$182 - $394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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