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Muckross Park Hotel & Spa Killarney is perfectly located to explore the best of Killarney attractions. Muckross House, Torc Waterfall and Ross Castle are only minutes from the hotel. Guests can visit the nearby Lakes of Killarney and take a boat cruise across the Lakes to Innisfallen Island to see it's famous monastic settlement. Killarney National Park has 25,000 acres of rivers, mountains and lakes with great walking routes, mountain biking treks and stunning scenery.
Top 10 Attractions Killarney (and only minutes from Muckross Park Hotel & Spa):
1. Killarney National Park
25,000 acres of mountains, rivers and lakes. The hotel is surrounded by the National Park.
2. Muckross House & Gardens
Former residence of the Herbert Family, Muckross House welcomes guests to view the house and attractive gardens.
3. Lakes of Killarney
World famous lakes are 10 minutes walk from the hotel, 3 lakes meet to form a natural wonder.
4. Innisfallen Island
First occupied by monks in the 6th century, visit the remains of an Abbey and learn about the annals of Innisfallen.
5. Torc Waterfall
a large cascade close to the hotel with great walks up Torc Mountain. Great for families and hill walking in Killarney.
6. Ross Castle
15th century castle on the lakes of Killarney. Open to the public to explore with guided tours and parking.
7. Muckross Abbey
Former Franciscan Abbey only 5 minutes from the hotel. In the National Park with an impressive Cloister, large graveyard and ruined chapel.
8. St Mary's Cathedral
Built by Pugin in the 19th century, County Kerry's primary Catholic church and open daily to the public.
9. Gap of Dunloe
Carved by Glacial movements, this remove valley offers great walking routes, pony and trap rides and cycling.
10. Kennedy's Pet Farm
Family pet farm and visitor attraction, only 10 minutes drive from the hotel. Opens seasonally with lots of children's activities.
There is a choice of other activities in Killarney including golf, fishing, hill walking, mountain climbing, horse riding and biking. Muckross Park Hotel is close to these activities in Killarney National Park and only 5 minutes by car to Killarney Town Centre.
The INEC events centre is close by with a choice of entertainment options. Muckross Park Hotel is the ideal Killarney Hotel to stay in of you are attending an event in Killarney. The hotel is also close to towns such as Kenmare, Tralee and Sneem.