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The Brehon

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Myself and my husband stayed here recently as a quick break away. From the moment we entered the hotel doors we felt at ease as it's such a beautiful hotel. Karen on the check in desk was extremely helpful and friendly when advising us on dining and spa options. Our lovely bedroom was spacious with breath taking views and very...

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear NonieIreland, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review which the entire team and Karen in particular were delighted to read and hear you had such a nice stay with us. It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed our new Bar Menu and thank you for your valuable feedback. We look forward to welcoming you...

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Off all the hotels ive stayed in this is by far the BEST!! Beautiful hotel! Amazing facilities an superb staff! The room was big, fabulously laid out an a huge bathroom with a great breakfast every morning The restaurant was amazing the food was sooo good!! Barstaff exceptional an extremely friendly an the food in here was so good (...

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Charmin E, Wow thank you! We work hard here at The Brehon to ensure all our guests have a wonderful stay and it really is great to be described as the best. Thank you from all of us here at The Brehon and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Best regards, Lorraine Salmon Office Manager

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We originally booked a different hotel for our stay in Killarney, but decided it wasn't for us upon our arrival. The staff at the Brehon was wonderful, they set us up in a fantastic room within just a few minutes. The view from our room was awesome, the hotel is just up the road from the Muckross House and the...

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer, It is great to hear you had such a nice stay with us and thank you for your lovely comments on our views, bedroom and the team here at The Brehon. We do hope to see you again soon. Regards, Lorraine Salmon Office Manager

Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Found a great deal on this hotel, which is in walking distance to all the quaint shops and wonderful pubs that Killarney has to offer. The one complaint is that each morning, when I ordered from the menu (versus the expansive buffet), the wait staff forgot my order so had to wait for someone else to help us out. We...

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Janine H, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Brehon. I am sorry to hear there were delays when you ordered your breakfast and I want to assure you we are looking into your feedback to ensure any retraining issues are identified with the team. Your feedback is very important to use to...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights with my husband for our anniversary compliments of our son and daughter and we were treated really well. From the time we stepped into the hotel everything was to a 5 star standard and staff were all most helpful and courteous. We had a fabulous room with a brilliant view with complimentary wine and chocolates....

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Fufess62, Congratulations again on your wedding anniversary and thank you for your lovely 5 star review. The entire team were delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and we do hope you will be back to see us again soon. Kind regards, Lorraine Salmon Office Manager

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I can say that it was a nice stay, but not really worth the money that we paid, the mattress are crap, we were both in pain after it, the food in bar is better then in the restaurant, the service is nice, but the SPA is BRILLIANT it's absolutely worth visiting even if you are not staying at the...

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Naomi, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay, your feedback is very valuable to us. It is great to hear your enjoyed your dining experience in our bar and got to visit our wonderful Angsana Spa. I am very sorry to hear you had a disturbed sleep with us and very surprised to read your...

Basildon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Excellent hotel - service on a par with a 5 star... The Brehon is situated opposite the kilarney national park in county kerry And is a short distance from the town centre. Has amazing facilities superb staff. The food excellent

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Colette, Thank you for your five star review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and thank you for your lovely comments on our team here at The Brehon , our service and food. We do hope to see you again soon. Regards, Lorraine Salmon Office Manager

Cork
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked a last minute 2 night stay for my mum & myself & my 1 year old little girl. I booked over the phone & when booking I asked for a superior suite as I read it has a separate room which I wanted for my little lady as then my mum & I could relax when she when...

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Buddylove77, It is great to hear you and your family enjoyed your recent visit to The Brehon and thankyou for your lovely feedback on our breakfast and spa. I am sorry to hear the suite you had booked was not allocated to you and I will look into how this may have happened. I am delighted to hear you...

Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

The brehon hotel is beautiful, on the muckross Road in killlarney with beautiful scenery a few minutes away from the town with lovely shops etc. Plenty to do in killlarney even nicer coming back to beautiful cosy room and the food in hotel is yum. The staff could not do enough for you. Definitely will be back

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Yvonne727, It is great to hear you enjoyed your recent visit to The Brehon and thank you for your lovely review. We do hope you will be back to see us again soon. Kind regards Lorraine Salmon Office Manager

Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in the Brehon while down in Kerry to climb Carauntohil. Lovely comfy hotel. Great food, amazing service and most of all seriously comfy beds!! Spa is great with steam room sauna jaquizzi - much needed after coming down off the mountains!

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear HKH2016, It is great to hear you enjoyed your recent visit to The Brehon and thank you for your review. We do hope you will be back to see us again soon. Kind regards Lorraine Salmon Office Manager

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Cuisines: Irish, European
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Brehon is a luxurious hotel of unique grace and elegance set amidst Killarney’s breathtaking landscape. Each guestroom and suite reflects a contemporary blend of beauty, style and space. The Brehon also offers visitors a chance to relax and unwind in the Angsana Spa, the European flagship of the famous Thai celebrity haunt The Banyan Tree. The experienced Thai therapists offer a range of holistic spa treatments and massages to refresh and revitalise the spirit, mind and physical being. All treatments carried out in the Angsana Spa are 100% authentic Thai and use only natural ingredients. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Brehon

Address: Muckross Road, Killarney, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Price Range: $201 - $353 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Brehon 4*
Number of rooms: 123
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Also Known As:
The Brehon Hotel Killarney
Brehon Hotel Killarney
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Killarney
#3 Spa Hotel in Killarney
#7 Luxury Hotel in Killarney
#8 Business Hotel in Killarney
#11 Romantic Hotel in Killarney
#20 Family Hotel in Killarney
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“Ask for a room facing the front of the hotel, it faces the park.”
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N2140ZSjenniferm, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Request corner room with a view”
Fufess62, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Even numbers look out towards the mountains.”
17oweno, 4 May 2017 | Read review
“Family room brilliant. 2 adults a baby and toddler”
MaeveS640, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are ok”
jillc_13, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
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