Very nice place to stay about 5 minute drive from the center of Killarney. Hosts, John and Mary were wonderful. Breakfast was very good. Common rooms very lovely, with fire in lounge at night. Breakfast room overlooks the garden where you can eat in good weather. Rooms were large, but decor a bit dated. Wifi in lounge only and went off at 11 pm, but we told the hostess and she was going to look into that. Plenty of parking. Walking distance from Muckross House and Garden which is lovely. Would stay here again!
- 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
- Also Known As:
- Friars Glen Hotel Killarney