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Killarney Town House- 2 Min. Walk to Shops Free Wifi/parking - Sleeps 5
Great for families
5/5Exceptional! (66 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, games and toys, washer and dryer
Amazing

"This was one of the best properties I've ever stayed at. It was in walking distance from everything, and Eileen made the stay so easy and perfect!"…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2020

Killarney Town House- 2 Min. Walk to Shops Free Wifi/parking - Sleeps 5
Luxury House Approx 750m Killarney Town Centre
Great for families
Woodlawn Rd, Killarney, County Kerry
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4.9/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
Families like: games room, extra beds/cots, games and toys, washer and dryer
Great Experience

"Great house, great location, property has everything you would need to cater for a large group. Bedrooms were spotless and all en-suite which was a real bonus. Lots of space for the younger family members in the house. Great location within short walk/cycle of the national park and the town centre. ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2020

Luxury House Approx 750m Killarney Town Centre
Old Weir Lodge
Great for families
4 out of 5
Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry
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4.8/5Exceptional! (750 reviews)
Families like: bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Friendly and very clean, breakfast was lovely and hot goo service"…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2020

Old Weir Lodge
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Salmon Leap Farm B&B
3 out of 5
Glenflesk, Killarney, Kerry
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4.8/5Exceptional! (213 reviews)

"Spot on"…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

Salmon Leap Farm B&B
The Europe Hotel & Resort
Great for families
5 out of 5
Fossa, Killarney, Kerry
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4.8/5Exceptional! (461 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, playground, babysitting, indoor tennis courts
Amazing as always

"Second time staying here. Location breathtaking, service impeccable and food divine. We had the standard lakeside room which still had partial lake view and both mornings we saw wild deer from our room"…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep 2020

The Europe Hotel & Resort
The Lake Hotel Killarney
Great for families
4 out of 5
On The Lake Shore, Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry
The price is £116 per night from 11 Feb to 12 Feb
4.7/5Exceptional! (814 reviews)
Families like: bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots, laundry
Escape and relax

"Beautiful hotel with elagnace and all the comforts. Freindly helpful staff. Great food, breakfast huge and varied, bistro very good. Great location overlooking lake and often see deers wandering past. My favourite"…"

Reviewed on 1 Oct 2020

The Lake Hotel Killarney
Earls Court House Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Woodlawn Road, Off Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry
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4.7/5Exceptional! (277 reviews)
Families like: babysitting, laundry
Brilliant stay

"All staff were very kind and accommodating. Had a lovely stay here with my partner. Would definitely stay again next time I’m in Killarney."…"

Reviewed on 18 Aug 2020

Earls Court House Hotel
Victoria House Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry
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4.6/5Exceptional! (601 reviews)
Families like: babysitting, bike rentals, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"everything about my stay was delightful - the staff is so warm and get to know you, the room was impeccable and one of the most comfortable beds i’ve ever slept in, and the breakfast is everything. i wish i could take a second plate of pancakes home with me :) i’ll be back as soon as i can!"…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020

Victoria House Hotel
The Brehon
Great for families
4 out of 5
Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry
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The price is £112 per night from 2 Feb to 3 Feb
4.6/5Exceptional! (550 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, babysitting, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots
Great Hotel

"Really enjoyed our stay in the Brehon .Great location, staff friendly and efficient.loved the pool area would definitely return."…"

Reviewed on 13 Sep 2020

The Brehon
The International Hotel Killarney
Great for families
4 out of 5
Kenmare Place, Killarney, Kerry
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4.6/5Wonderful! (505 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cots, laundry
Best hotel in Killarney

"I love this hotel! The location and service are great! With social distancing currently in place and the need to book every place you wanted to have food with, it was tough but this hotel, one night accommodated me last minute as I was starving! The hospitality of everyone is great! I am definitely ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Aug 2020

The International Hotel Killarney
Cahernane House Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry
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4.6/5Wonderful! (196 reviews)
Families like: babysitting, bike rentals, laundry
Travellers say...

"Lovely rooms. Great bed"…"

Reviewed on 29 Aug 2020

Cahernane House Hotel
The Fairview Boutique Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
College Street, Killarney, Kerry
The price is £79 per night from 14 Feb to 15 Feb
4.5/5Wonderful! (625 reviews)
Families like: babysitting, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Lovely room and hotel. Receptionists were very nice. The location of the hotel is greatZ My complaint is when our room was serviced, our bed wasn’t made and the shampoos / shower gels were not restocked!"…"

Reviewed on 30 Aug 2020

The Fairview Boutique Hotel
Arbutus Hotel Killarney
Great for families
4 out of 5
College Street, Killarney, Kerry
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4.5/5Wonderful! (368 reviews)
Families like: babysitting, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots, laundry
Super breakfast with plenty of choice

"Really enjoyed our stay, staff were very helpful and service was excellent, particularly the breakfast. It is well set up to address any Covid fears with hand sanitizers located in close proximity to all touch points."…"

Reviewed on 8 Sep 2020

Arbutus Hotel Killarney
Randles Hotel Killarney
Great for families
4 out of 5
Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry
The price is £79 per night from 15 Feb to 16 Feb
4.4/5Excellent! (469 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, babysitting, near the beach, bicycle rentals nearby
Travellers say...

"Lovely hotel. Rooms were spacious and well appointed. Staff Members were excellent, service was great, and service was great."…"

Reviewed on 7 Oct 2020

Randles Hotel Killarney
Dromhall Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry
The price is £71 per night from 14 Feb to 15 Feb
4.3/5Excellent! (457 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, babysitting, bicycle rentals nearby, laundry
Super weekend

"From the time we arrived we were made feel very welcome. Staff were attentive without being intrusive. COVID measures were explained clearly and sanitizing stations were very visible. Social distancing was always maintained. Food was great with good options. The weather was great for the weekend ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Sep 2020

Dromhall Hotel
Killarney Heights Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Cork Road, Killarney, Kerry
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £61 per night from 7 Feb to 8 Feb
4.3/5Excellent! (748 reviews)
Families like: bicycle rentals nearby, laundry
Staycation in Ireland

"Beautiful hotel in Killarney. As I wasn't able to get abroad thanks to Covid-19, I opted for a staycation and used this hotel (ideally situated) for tour the coastline (including the Ring of Kerry). The Covid-19 measures in place far exceeded other hotels I have stayed in recently. Anti-bacterial ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Oct 2020

Killarney Heights Hotel
Innisfallen Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Fossa, Killarney, Kerry
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4.3/5Excellent! (643 reviews)
Families like: babysitting, bicycle rentals nearby, laundry
Travellers say...

"The room was so amazing and the scenery was so beautiful that we booked the hotel for a"…"

Reviewed on 30 Dec 2019

Innisfallen Hotel
Castlerosse Park Resort
Great for families
4 out of 5
Lakes of Killarney, Killarney, Kerry
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4.2/5Very Good! (112 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, kids' club, playground, babysitting
Care and attention to looking after their guests

"From the time you walked into Castlerosse reception your safety and welfare was paramount all staff were continually cleaning and checking all ok. Ozzy vital (hope you get you your grandads 90th) and Leena in the restaurant were superb thank you. We were on a three day break and have to say hotel ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Aug 2020

Castlerosse Park Resort
Hotel Killarney
Great for families
3 out of 5
Cork Road, Killarney, Kerry
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4.1/5Very Good! (664 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, kids' club, playground, mini golf
Travellers say...

"The hotel from the outside looks drab but the reception is excellent, rooms are clean and spacious with lovely white linen, staff very nice breakfast with scrumptious."…"

Reviewed on 9 Aug 2020

Hotel Killarney
Parkavon Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £66 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
4.1/5Very Good! (531 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, babysitting, laundry facilities
Very enjoyble

"Lovely hotel quiet and peaceful for the kids,enjoyed our stay very much"…"

Reviewed on 7 Sep 2020

Parkavon Hotel
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Where should we stay in Killarney?

The historic destination of Killarney is a great choice if you've been thinking about a holiday with the children. The entertainment, parks and local tours are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Fly into Killarney (KIR-Kerry), which is the closest airport, or Cahirciveen (CHE-Reeroe), which is located 32.1 mi (51.6 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where to stay in Killarney, you might want to consider one of the 60 family-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.

Holidaying families have positive things to say about these types of accommodation:

The Gleneagle Hotel & Apartments: Offers an indoor pool, a children's club and 2 restaurants. Guests like the clean rooms and central location at this 3-star hotel.

The Fairview Boutique Hotel – Features a restaurant, free rollaway beds and babysitting services. This 4-star guesthouse is popular with guests for its overall comfort.

When should we visit Killarney?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family holiday. You can use these tips to decide when to grab the children and head to Killarney.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 19°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of 3°F
  • 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

What should we see and do in Killarney?

While you are holidaying in Killarney, you and the family may want to see some interesting spots such as Knockreer Estate and Fitzgerald Stadium. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as INEC Killarney and Killarney Riding Stables.

Killarney is also known for the:
  • Historical sites
  • Live music
  • Entertainment
  • Shopping
  • Tours
  • Restaurants
  • Parks

Getting around Killarney

If you want to journey outside of the city, ride aboard a train from Killarney Station, Farranfore Station or Rathmore Station. Killarney might not have as many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Frequently asked questions

What's Killarney like for family-friendly holidays?
The historic destination of Killarney is a great choice if you’ve been considering a holiday with the children. The entertainment, parks and local tours are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Take to the air and fly into Killarney (KIR-Kerry), which is the closest airport, or Cork (ORK), which is located 45.7 mi (73.5 km) from the city centre.
What's the best accommodation option for a family trip to Killarney?
Glenbrook House is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families and features babysitting services. Other good options for your child-friendly holiday include Whitegates Traditional Pub & Accommodation and Hilton Heights.
How many family-friendly hotels will I be able to find in Killarney?
Expedia has 58 hotels in Killarney that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's the seasonal weather in Killarney?
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 precipitation for Killarney is 1054 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Killarney?
While you are visiting Killarney, you and the family may want to explore some interesting spots such as INEC Killarney, Killarney National Park and Fitzgerald Stadium. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Muckross House and Killarney Riding Stables.
What's the best way for us to get around Killarney?
If you want to travel outside the city, hop on a train from Killarney Station, Farranfore Station or Rathmore Station. Killarney may not have many public transport choices, so consider renting a car to explore more.

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