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The Dunloe Hotel and Gardens

Killarney, Ireland

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The Dunloe Hotel and Gardens
The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens is a magnificent 5* hotel situated in Beaufort, overlooking the famous Gap of Dunloe and only five minutes’ drive from the town of Killarney. This leading five-star property is set on its own 64-acre estate with manicured pathways leading the way to the River Laune and to the ruins of the 13th century Dunloe castle.

The hotel boasts 102 luxurious guest bedrooms, most with a spacious balcony or terrace offering breath-taking views of the mountains and the surrounding parkland. In the most beautiful natural setting, you can enjoy the best of international and Irish cuisine in our vibrant Grill Restaurant with double-height picture windows overlooking the Gap of Dunloe. The restaurant showcases the best of local produce with the finest of fresh and natural ingredients.

The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens offers a wealth of activities including complimentary trekking on Haflinger Ponies, swimming and indoor tennis. Fishing for guests is complimentary on the River Laune. Equipment is provided without charge and the kitchen will be pleased to prepare and cook your catch for dinner that evening. With its location on The Ring of Kerry, the hotel is the perfect gateway for exploring Kerry's iconic attractions such as The Killarney National Park, The Gap of Dunloe, The Wild Atlantic Way, Skellig Islands and Dingle Peninsula. Golfers will be spoiled for choice with easy access to impressive links and parkland courses of the South West of Ireland, with a landing pad on-site to allow for private helicopter transfers to courses further afield.

Hotel Address:
  • The Dunloe Hotel and Gardens
  • Beaufort
  • Killarney, Co.Kerry
  • Ireland

Location Summary
The Dunloe is located 5 miles from Killarney Town, 15 miles from Kerry Airport, 61 miles from Cork Airport, 70 miles from Shannon Airport, and 201 miles from Dublin.

Killarney is one of Ireland's top tourist destinations and is well known for its excellent shops, restaurants and cosmopolitan appeal. During summer months the lively on-street musical entertainment complements the meandering of tourists and locals alike.

Directions to Hotel
From Killarney town travel west on the N72 (Killorglin/Ring of Kerry road). After approx 5km, turn left onto the Gap of Dunloe road (signposted Gap of Dunloe). The Dunloe is approx 3km on the right.
Note Bene
The Dunloe is comprised of 65 acres of gardens and castle ruins which lie within the hotel grounds.

High Speed Internet
Available throughout the hotel.
Child Programs
The Dunloe offers children a wide range of activities including the adventure playground and not forgetting the 64 acres of gardens which are a delight for young explorers
Pool Indoor
25m heated indoor swimming pool enjoys stunning views of the gardens and countryside which surround the hotel.
Tennis Courts On Site
Indoor Tennis Court On Site.
Kayaking can be arranged from the banks of the River Laune with an experienced guide to lead the way.
Fishing Fly
Drop a line for Brown Trout and Salmon in the River Laune which flows through the Dunloe Estate.
The area offers a mixture of challenging parkland and natural links courses. Tee off against the magnificent backdrop of Killarney's Lakes, the Gap of Dunloe or even the wild scenery of the Atlantic.
Horseback Riding
The Dunloe is famous for its Haflinger Ponies - a very gentle, Austrian breed, ideal for children and beginners alike.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Business Center
    - Meeting Space
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Child Programs
    - Pool Indoor
    - Spa Facility
    - Tennis Courts On Site
Available Activities
  • - Boating
    - Fishing Fly
    - Golfing
    - Hiking
    - Horseback Riding
    - Jogging Running
    - Shopping
    - Tennis Courts Nearby

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