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Killarney Racecourse

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Tremendous day - lunch and racing

About 2 dozen of us went for the hospitality day out (lunch and racing) and had a fantastic time... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Belfast, United Kingdom
Killarney Horse Races Were a Blast

After seeing some signs when we came into town, we decided at the last minute to attend the horse... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Mark T
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Killarney Racecourse Grounds Ross Road, Killarney, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

About 2 dozen of us went for the hospitality day out (lunch and racing) and had a fantastic time. The racecourse is in a beautiful location with the backdrop of the mountains and the restaurant/hospitality area is situated to look across the course with the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ianhfraser
Reviewed 4 September 2018

After seeing some signs when we came into town, we decided at the last minute to attend the horse races. They only race three weeks a year, so you have to get lucky on the timing, but it would be worth planning your trip to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mark T
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We recently completed a two week tour of Ireland, Killarney is one of my favorite stopping places. Great hotels lots of entertainment in town and a great place to drive out of to other tourist spots. The races were a lot of fun also.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Charles19612017
Reviewed 21 July 2018

This has to be the most picturesque racecourse in Ireland with the stunning backdrop of the Kerry landscape and a pretty setting just on the edge of town. Excellent facilities.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Locker101
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Came to this part of the world having read a review in the Racing Post about 10-12 years ago. Situated in the Killarney National Park it is simply in an awesome place. The course is only just over a mile round which means you are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TimRannMirfield
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Horse racing is special in Ireland. A stunning race track that attracts as many friendly local as visitors.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank _coolclogherhouse
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We went to see Celtic Steps Show at the Racecourse where we bought drinks at the Golf Club bar before the show and enjoyed magnificent views towards the lakes and mountains.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 27 May 2018

May 2018 was a return visit after being here in 2012. The setting with the Purple Mountains on one side and McGillicudy's Reeks on the other is just amazing. Add the horses and the people and you have paradise. Already planning on how to get...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank memphismickey
Reviewed 27 May 2018

We travelled to Ireland expressly for the racing and this course did not disappoint. It was a lovely atmosphere and very well kept course

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank susiepondplant
Reviewed 22 May 2018

We went to the CELTIC STEPS show here (FANTASTIC!) and just to see the Racecourse and how well it is kept, is a wonderful sight.. The views make all the difference for this particular Racecourse. ENJOY!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Response from memphismickey | Reviewed this property |
Did not see dogs on any of the days we were there.
12 July 2018|
Response from _coolclogherhouse | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am so sorry I have been away.To answer your question there usually is sorry again.
16 December 2016|
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Response from noturb48 | Reviewed this property |
usually around 3 hours 😊