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The Fairview
Ranked #18 of 38 Hotels in Killarney
Certificate of Excellence
Clonmel, Ireland
2 reviews
“Great Stay”
Reviewed April 25, 2014

We enjoyed a very relaxing stay at the fairview, the staff were very helpful welcoming and informative, the hotel is very central to everything Killarney has to offer and the breakfast was absolutely perfect

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bray
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Reviewed April 24, 2014

We spotted this hotel on a day trip to Killarney last year. We read a few reviews about it and decided to book into it for a few days over the Easter weekend. We booked a double room but upgraded to Junior Suite after we saw a good rate on the internet. There was no problem changing the booking over the phone directly with the hotel, It is a lovely quiet hotel in a great location. The room was very spacious with a sitting area, table, flat screen TV including rte, tv3, bbc1, itv, sky news, and a couple of movie channels. The bathroom had plenty of room in it and the jacuzzi bath was a real treat. The room was spotless and it was serviced every day. It was very tastefully decorated and very comfortable. The staff were very friendly and efficient throughout our stay. Nothing was too much trouble for them. Breakfast was beautiful and it was served with a touch of class. I would highly recommend this hotel and it represents great value for money. I have stayed in more expensive hotels and they were not a patch on this one. I am looking forward to making another booking...this time I might upgrade to the penthouse which looks amazing! (I will keep my eye on internet for good rates). Thank you to all in The Fairview. Great job.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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Cork
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Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here with my wife mid week for one night. Checked in by a very friendly lady. Parking was 200m up the road. It's a great location in the centre of the town with plenty of lovely restaurants and fun bars close by.

I would stay here again.

Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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Kingston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed April 23, 2014

The Fairview in Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland is a quaint boutique hotel located in the middle of Killarney. It is ideally located and walking distance to pubs and shopping. The hotel staff is very accommodating and friendly. The room was clean and spacious enough for our family of three. Breakfast was a delicous full Irish breakfast, or additional options were available. We would definitely recommend and stay in this lovely hotel again.

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Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed at the Fairview for St Patricks weekend with our small dog. Hotel location is perfect - in the heart of the town. The hotel was very clean, comfortable, modern, high spec and extremely friendly. The breakfast was top notch, fresh and healthy - fresh fruit, omelettes, crepes, homemade brown bread ... the Irish breakfast was prepared with high quality local meats, no cheap greasy stuff. Our dog loved her stay at the fairview - she had the sofa in the room to herself with her little blanket on it. We will def stay at the Fairview on our next visit to Killarney.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 21, 2014

What a gem. Cannot find enough words or appropriate expression that would do this place justice. Do not go to Killarney without staying here. There is no fault whatsoever in this place. The location is ideal for an evening walk around the quaint pubs and restaurants. Special thanks to Les who is efficiency personified and AnnMarie who could not do enough for guests. She is like grandma on holidays. Did not want to leave and without doubt this was the best 4 nights accommodation we have ever spent anywhere. A little gem.

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Lowell, Michigan
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Reviewed April 19, 2014

Fortunately for us, the recommended B & B had no vacancies and we landed at the Fairview. Our rooms were very nice and the location was perfect for the onset of Holy Week and for our vacation (a block from downtown and a block from the Catholic Church). A special thumbs up for Les who is not only efficient but utterly charming. He and the gentleman who served our breakfast both days (unfortunately I don't know his name) have set the bar high for customer service.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with friends
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Property: The Fairview
Address: College Street, Killarney, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Killarney
#11 Business Hotel in Killarney
#12 Family Hotel in Killarney
#16 Luxury Hotel in Killarney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Fairview 5*
Number of rooms: 29
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