The five star Muckross Park Hotel and Cloisters Spa is uniquely located in Killarney National Park, close to the town centre. There are seven types of guest rooms, which all come with a host of luxurious amenities.
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.
Guests can choose from seven types of rooms, all of which are large and luxurious. They come with crisp Irish linen, individually controlled air conditioning, satellite TV, bathrobe, slippers, personal safe, tea and coffee facilities, and 24 hour room service. For added comfort, there are historic suites with their own private access by spiral staircase.
The five star experience of Muckross Park Hotel continues at GB Shaw’s Restaurant, an upscale eatery with innovate cuisine that uses the finest, locally sourced ingredients. For a less formal meal, guests can stop into the award winning Molly Darcy’s Traditional Irish Pub and Restaurant. After dinner, they can sit down at Monks Bar, a chic spot with speciality whiskies, wines and cocktails.
Guests won’t want to miss out on some pampering at Cloisters Spa, named Ireland’s Best Luxury Destination Spa by the World Luxury Spa Awards in 2011. Cloisters has a historic, monastic theme yet uses modern, world-renowned products. Treatments include massages, facials, laser teeth whitening, manicures, waxing and more.
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.