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Arbutus Hotel

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ginger cake”(30 reviews)
“scones”(113 reviews)
“buckley's bar”(24 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Concierge
4 Star Hotel
The Arbutus is one of Killarney's true original hotels. Located in the town centre it is a historic, family run hotel -The Arbutus is best described as a Country House Manor in the heart of Killarney . Whilst small, it has the luxurious accommodation and service expected from a larger...
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Location and contact
Arbutus Hotel College Street | Killarney Town centre, Killarney, Ireland
1.2 km to Kerry County Airport
131 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
4.1 km from Killarney National Park
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband I took 44 Canadian on a Tour of Ireland. On our trip we stayed 3 nights at the Arbutus Hotel. A wonderful family run hotel, with family values and great customer service. Very welcoming, great home style decor, free wifi, large rooms with...More

Thank ConnieErrity
Reviewed 1 week ago

Superbly located hotel in Killarney, very close to all amienties. Very friendly and helpful staff. Delicious breakfast with great choice and the best scones ever. Great advice on eating out and things to do in Killarney

Thank caitcole35
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Ireland - hopefully, not our only one!- and I did the arrangements myself. This was a wonderful hotel. Everyone was friendly and efficient. Rooms were nice, breakfast was excellent, location cant be beat, good music and atmosphere in the...More

Thank PatCincinnati
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful hotel, friendly staff and great food. The veiws around the hotel we're amazing. We left here and drove to the Cliff's of Moher via country roads. It was a beautiful drive. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Alicia W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arbutus is right on a roundabout with busy street parking or a car park nearby. A very friendly and helpful welcome to this traditional hotel. Our room was spacious, clean and comfortable and at the back of the hotel it was quiet. Lots of pubs...More

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Response from TheArbutusBuckleys, Owner at Arbutus HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us. We trust that you enjoyed our town centre location with everything you could want within a short stroll. We are delighted that you, like thousands of other guests,...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$164 - US$301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Killarney
#6 Romantic Hotel in Killarney
#6 Business Hotel in Killarney
#11 Luxury Hotel in Killarney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$164 - US$301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Killarney
#6 Romantic Hotel in Killarney
#6 Business Hotel in Killarney
#11 Luxury Hotel in Killarney
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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SS in Balto
9 January 2018|
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Response from mikesub3 | Reviewed this property |
Other option is taxi or bus into the train/bus station in Limerick City . About 20min journey. From there you can inquire about trains/buses.
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NFJMD5
1 October 2017|
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Response from TheArbutusBuckleys | Property representative |
Residents bar is available. When is it the you are thinking of staying? If you have any more questions, it might be more convenient to email directly Seán Buckley.
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John R
28 August 2017|
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Response from Theresa C | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are tea / coffee facilities in the room - the complimentary tea/coffee we were offered was available in the comforts of the hotel lobby area- I have no idea about a fan for room
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"The rooms can be very different."
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"I was on a tour, but one couple did request a certain room, and the request was honored"
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"We were on the second floor and it was quiet as a mouse!!"
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"As this is a town center hotel there are no scenicviews. There is a lift to upper floors."
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