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Awards and Press

Muckross Park Hotel & Spa Killarney has received many accolades over the years from institutions, the hotel industry and accreditation bodies

Recently the hotel won the following awards

2 AA Rosettes for dining at Yew Treee Restaurant

Irish Accommodation Standards Institute Supreme Award Best 5 Star Accommomdation in Ireland 2017

Traveller's Choice Award Top 25 Luxury Hotels in Ireland 2017 Trip Advisor

RSVP Wedding Venue of the Year 2016

Traveller's Choice Award Top 20 Hotel in Ireland 2016 Trip Advisor

Gold Medal Award for Best Restaurant on the Wild Atlantic Way 2015

World Luxury Spa Award Best Spa in Ireland 2014

Spa Finder & Wellness: Favourite Wellness Travel Spa in Ireland 2014 Top 15 Luxury Hotels in Ireland 2014

Irish Accommodation Standards Institutes Gold Medal 2013 & 2014

RSVP Best Luxury Spa 2013

Irish Accommodation Standards Institute’s Supreme Award 2012

AA Rosette for Culinary Excellence 2012, 2013, 2014 Top 25 Luxury Hotels in Ireland 2013

Munster Wedding Venue of the Year 2012 (Southern Brides)

World Luxury Spa Award 2011 for Best Spa in Ireland


Latest Press Release 12 June2017  

 Unique Five-star summer experiences in Killarney National park

 Muckross Park Hotel & Spa in Killarney have just launched their five-star summer experience packages. These packages offer guests the opportunity to experience the beautiful natural surroundings of Killarney National Park in a luxurious way during their stay at Muckross Park Hotel & Spa.

 Experience the Gap of Dunloe

A chauffeured car will collect guests from Muckross Park Hotel and bring them to Kate Kearney’s Cottage where they will take a jaunting car through the spectacular Gap of Dunloe & the Black Valley to Lord Brandon’s Cottage. On arrival at Lord Brandon’s Cottage, guests will be greeted by their personal butler who will serve them a gourmet Champagne picnic overlooking the beautiful lakes & mountains in Killarney National Park. After lunch, the guests will take a boat trip down through the magnificent 3 lakes of Killarney taking in sites such as old weir bridge, the meeting of the waters, eagles nest & Torc mountain. Guests will arrive at Lough Leane, the lake of learning & see the monastery on Innisfallen Island. The boat trip will end at the magnificent Ross Castle where you chauffeur awaits to bring you back to Muckross Park Hotel & Spa. The Gap of Dunloe Trip is the best way to see the beauty that is Killarney National Park.

 Spa Relaxation in the Park

Spend some relaxing couples time in the world award winning Spa at Muckross.  Each guest will enjoy a 50-minute massage of choice followed by a mini-facial or Indian head massage in our couple’s treatment room at the Spa at Muckross. Following the treatments, guests can enjoy the facilities of the Monastic Vitality Suite at the Spa at Muckross including Vitality Pool, Jacuzzi’s, Tropical Showers, herbal sauna, steam room, thermal loungers & outdoor hot tub overlooking the Blue Pool river. Emerge feeling rested & rejuvenated. Following your spa experience, your personal butler awaits to serve you Champagne Afternoon tea on our deck overlooking The Blue Pool River. Surrounded by nature, perched by the Blue Pool River, the secluded decking area is a hidden gem and provides the ideal haven for a tranquil dining experience. This package is five-star bliss in the beautiful surroundings of Killarney National Park & the Spa at Muckross. The Spa at Muckross was voted Pevonia Destination Spa of the Year 2017.

 Romantic Dining by The Blue Pool River

Enjoy a Candlelit dinner in the romantic and charming Gazebo overlooking The Blue Pool River at Muckross Park Hotel & Spa. The Gazebo offers a private and intimate setting to celebrate a special occasion, while enjoying our award winning Wild Atlantic Way Dinner Menu. Our menu was designed by Executive Chef John O’Leary, who has sourced the best of ingredients from Ireland’s wild Atlantic Way. John’s creativity has been recognised by awards for The Yew Tress Restaurant at Muckross Park Hotel, such as Best Restaurant on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way & Best Hotel Restaurant in Kerry. Your personal butler will be on hand throughout the evening to serve you an aperitif, recommend food & accompanying wines & finish the evening with some wonderful cocktails. This romantic dinner package is the ideal setting for a special occasion.


Each of the 3 five-star summer experiences are available as an add-on when staying overnight at Muckross Park Hotel & Spa and are priced at €350 per package to include two guests.

Muckross Park Hotel & Spa provides the most idyllic location for a romantic retreat this summer, ideally located in the heart of the beautiful Killarney National Park, with 25,000 acres of rivers, mountains and lakes offering guests spectacular walking trails, cycling routes, historic tours, horse riding and lake activities. All this only 4km from Killarney Town Centre. 

Muckross Park Hotel & Spa is listed in the McKenna Guide’s 100 Top places to stay in Ireland and Georgina Campbell’s Ireland Guide 2017. The five-star hotel also listed in TripAdvisor’s Top 25 Luxury Hotels in Ireland and won Overall Supreme hotel in the 5* category at the Irish Accommodation Services Institute awards 2017.

To book any of the five-star summer experiences at Muckross Park Hotel, please contact: Reservations at Muckross Park Hotel & Spa at or telephone

064 6623400.




For Further information, please contact:

Sheila Sheehan

Sales & Marketing Department, Muckross Park Hotel

Tel: 064 6623400 Email:







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