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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for a couple of days and really enjoyed this spot! The room was nice and quiet, and the hotel is walking distance to the train station and the shops and restaurants in town. The staff let us leave the bikes we rented overnight in the downstairs laundry room which was convenient!

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Brussels
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had the pleasure of staying at the Arbutus Hotel again on our trip to Killarney. We look forward to staying here, because the staff members are all so hospitable and friendly, you always receive a warm friendly Irish greeting. We were welcomed by a lovely, warm fire in the fireplace. It was so nice because it...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last minute decision to stay in Killarney for New Year's Eve so we booked into the Arbutus. Staff were very friendly and helpful, hotel is very cosy and clean. The bedroom was very spacious, bed was massive and very comfortable. Breakfast was served until 12pm which was a real treat and the food was lovely. Homemade scones were a personal...

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Co Kildare
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My short stay here was fabulous . The staff couldn't do enough for you , so helpful and considerate. The rooms were homely and so comfortable . Could not fault it. I will be staying there again . You are in the middle of town so can walk to where you need to . When you walk into this hotel...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment we entered the hotel the staff were helpful and friendly The hotel very clean and comfortable The dining room and breakfast really 1st class Travelled with friends in early December lovely atmosphere Lovely atmosphere

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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We had a very enjoyable stay last weekend. The food was excellent and the staff were very good and helpful. The accommodation was excellent the atmosphere in the bar was great. Kind Regards Ann and Ignatius

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Carnew
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Staff were very friendly and the atmosphere was very warm and welcoming. Hotel was very central to all amenities Restaurants Shops and other Hotels .no.hotel car park having to pay for public car parking it is expensive

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nenagh
Reviewed 23 November 2016

My husband and myself really enjoyed our break in the Arbutus. Staff were first class and coffee and ginger bread were welcome on our first day. Food was great and we were very impressed that gluten free food was cooked separately. will return.

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Reviewed 21 November 2016

I went to Killarney for a girlie weekend away with my sister and stayed at the Arbutus Hotel. The staff were so friendly and welcoming and it's a lovely cosy hotel. We got lovely tea/coffee and fabulous ginger cake on arrival. It was so, so welcome on a cold evening after the drive down from Galway. Our room was lovely...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This beautiful small hotel has quiet, comfortable rooms, and is centrally located. The fabulous breakfast, is cooked to order. Very helpful staff. Family owned. Charming authentic decor, with sitting rooms and bar. I will be returning to this loveliest of areas, and will definitely stay here.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Arbutus is one of Killarney's true original hotels. Located in the town centre it is a historic, family run hotel -The Arbutus is best described as a Country House Manor in the heart of Killarney . Whilst small, it has the luxurious accommodation and service expected from a larger hotel, with the advantage of all the personal attention and discretion that a smaller property can offer. Location, service, knowledge and comfort. It is often described by guests as a home away from home. We look forward to the opportunity of making you feel at home ... more   less 

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Address: Arbutus Hotel College Street | Killarney Town centre, Killarney, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Price Range: $137 - $288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Arbutus Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Arbutus Hotel Killarney
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Killarney
#6 Romantic Hotel in Killarney
#6 Business Hotel in Killarney
#7 Luxury Hotel in Killarney
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“Rooms to the front could be noisy at weekends - we were told by staff - wasn't a problem for us.”
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“Quiet rooms in tthe he back.”
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“Don't be shy about telling them of your special needs.”
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“I thought the rooms were great! I would not change anything about our stay here.”
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