Muckross Park Hotel and Cloisters Spa
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Killarney, Kerry, Republic of Ireland
Mr Sean O'Driscoll
The Muckross Park Hotel and Cloisters Spa is uniquely located in the heart of Killarney National Park, yet only a five minute drive from Killarney Town. The five-star hotel has 67 guest rooms, Cloisters Spa, Yew Tree Restaurant, Monk's Lounge.
Muckross Park Hotel and Cloisters Spa is one of oldest hotels in Killarney. It opened its doors as The Herbert Arms in 1795 and was part of the original Muckross House Estate. Throughout its history, it has hosted many prominent guests, including Queen Victoria, George Bernard Shaw and Daniel O’Connell. The hotel was awarded best five-star accommodation in Ireland and has received an AA Rosette for its excellent food. Cloisters Spa located at the resort is a winner of a World Spa Award for Best Destination Spa in Ireland.
The hotel boasts 67 guest rooms and suites. All rooms have climate control, free Wi-Fi internet, luxury bathrobe and slippers, DVD players, hospitality tray with bottled water and 24 hour room service. Our superior rooms come with complimentary wine and chocolates and our suites include large plaza TVs, fresh fruit daily & a complimentary mini-bar.
The hotel offers many dining options including our Yew Tree Fine Dining Restaurant located in the old Victorian lounge at Muckross Park Hotel. The Monk's Lounge serves Afternoon Tea & light snacks daily and is open for cocktails each evening. Molly Darcy's Irish Pub located next door to Muckross Park Hotel gives visitors a fantastic Irish pub atmosphere Molly Darcy's serves the best of traditional Irish rustic food in a friendly cosy atmosphere. Molly Darcy's is famous for its Irish Nights with resident Irish Band & dancers performing during the summer months.
The gothic inspired Cloisters Spa is a haven for relaxation and rejuvenation. This award-winning Spa boasts a beautiful monastic vitality suite which consists of a vitality pool, Jacuzzi, cold tub, sauna, steam room, salt grotto, tropical showers, heated loungers and outdoor hot tub in our beautiful Spa garden overlooking the blue pool river. At Cloisters we offer five-star treatments from Pevonia Botanica that deliver real results, as well as a wonderfully relaxing experience. We also have a Hair & Beauty salon within Cloisters Spa & a fully equipped gymnasium.
The Muckross Estate in Killarney National Park offers guests spectacular walking trails, cycle routes, historic tours, horse-riding and lake activities. Killarney is the perfect base for experiencing the beautiful Ring of Kerry and the Iveragh Peninsula. It is a wonderful destination for golfing, boat trips and hiking.