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Beach Hotels & Resorts in Killarney

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Best Killarney Beach Hotels

The Lake Hotel Killarney
4 out of 5
On The Lake Shore, Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry
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4.7/5Exceptional! (776 reviews)

"Such a beautiful property & outstanding accommodation! Our room looked over the late and it was absolutely gorgeous! The staff was very helpful and the restaurants in the hotel had great food!"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020

The Lake Hotel Killarney
Randles Hotel and Spa
4 out of 5
Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry
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4.4/5Excellent! (455 reviews)

"The decor was nice and the king bed was very comfortable. The coffee was only decent, but the view was great."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar. 2020

Randles Hotel and Spa
Dromhall Hotel
4 out of 5
Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry
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4.3/5Excellent! (429 reviews)

"Great hotel with good facilities, friendly staff and nice breakfast. Would definitely stay again if in Killarney."…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar. 2020

Dromhall Hotel
No 1 Killarney Holiday Village
3 out of 5
Muckross Road, Kerry County, Killarney
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Beach Hotels in Killarney

Known for its live music and entertainment choices, Killarney offers a lot for the traveller booking a holiday. This historic destination has 95 hotels and other accommodation options to pick from, so it's easy to find one that works for you.

As you search for a place to stay by the beach in Killarney, you might be interested in these top-rated hotels with positive customer reviews.

Lake Hotel - 4-star spa hotel. It features a spa tub, a restaurant and a sauna. Activities include hiking trails. Guests love the great location and comfortable rooms.

No 1 Killarney Holiday Village - 3-star holiday home near the beach. This holiday home boasts a restaurant, free WiFi and free parking.

Randles Hotel - 4-star spa hotel near the beach. It offers an indoor pool, 2 restaurants and a sauna. Guest reviews highlight the central location and proximity to shopping.

Dromhall Hotel - 4-star spa hotel near the beach. It features an indoor pool, 2 restaurants and a sauna. Guests love the central location and spacious rooms.

Planning Your Trip to Killarney

Curious about the best time to visit? These temperature and rainfall averages will give you an idea of the local weather.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 19°C
  • Coldest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of 3°C
  • Driest months: April, July, June and May, with an average rainfall of 58 inches
  • Rainiest months: December, January, October and November, with an average rainfall of 95.25 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Killarney

After arriving and settling in at your hotel, you might want to venture out and explore everything Killarney has to offer. Experience the area's live music and entertainment choices, and make time for local attractions like Killarney House Gardens and Knockreer Estate. For even more to see and do, pay a visit to Killarney Methodist Church or St. Mary's Cathedral. Visitors also enjoy Killarney for its:
  • Historical sites
  • Tours
  • Parks

Getting around Killarney

If you're looking to fly to Killarney, the closest major airport is in Killarney (KIR-Kerry), located 8.6 mi (13.8 km) from the city centre. If you want to journey outside of the city, ride aboard a train from Killarney Station, Farranfore Station or Rathmore Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Killarney like for travellers who love the beach?
Known for its live music and entertainment choices, Killarney offers a lot for the traveller booking a holiday. With your pick of 157 hotels and other accommodation options in this historic destination, it’s easy to find the right one for you.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Killarney?
Fuchsia House is a top 4-star hotel for a beach holiday, and features 2 restaurants and an indoor pool. Other good choices for your beach trip include The Lake Hotel Killarney and Randles Hotel and Spa.
What's the weather like in Killarney?
If you’re wondering about the local weather, you can use these monthly averages to determine the best time to visit. The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 14°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 6°C. Average annual rainfall for Killarney is 1051 mm.
What is there to see and do around Killarney?
After checking into your accommodation of choice, you’ll probably want to venture out and explore. Experience the area’s live music and entertainment choices, and make time for local attractions such as INEC Killarney and Ross Castle. You can also pay a visit to Killarney National Park or St. Mary’s Cathedral for more to see and do.
What's the best way to get around Killarney?
To get to Killarney, you can fly into Cork (ORK), the closest major airport, which is located 45.7 mi (73.5 km) from the city centre. If you want to travel outside the area, hop on a train from Killarney Station, Farranfore Station or Rathmore Station.

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