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Friars Glen

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Friars Glen is a four star traditional-style country house offering guests top quality bed and breakfast accommodation. We have ten en suite, spacious, comfortable bedrooms that are quiet and restful. We offer an extensive. delicious breakfast that includes a cold buffet and freshly prepared to-order choices to set you up for your day. Friars Glen has a homely, friendly good humoured atmosphere and with experienced advice we aim to help our guests make the most of their holiday in Ireland's South West. Surrounded by mountains and woodland, Friars Glen is located 5km from Killarney Town and within Killarney National Park, close to Muckross House and Gardens and in the centre of the Park. There are many hikes and trails from our doorstep. Friars Glen is an ideal centre for day tours to Ring of Kerry, Dingle and West Cork. For however long you choose to stay at Friars Glen we assure you of great accommodation and lots to see and do.
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Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Kerry County Airport3 km
Cork Airport71 km
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After spending the day driving from Dingle via (1/2) of the Ring of Kerry (we stopped so many times!) we arrived at Friars Glen to a warm welcome. Our room was comfortable, clean and I think the bed was the most comfortable we had anywhere...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Friars Glen in May of this year. While we stayed at some other nice places. It was our favorite place to stay on our visit to Ireland. It is a beautiful Bed & Breakfast and perfectly located near the Ring of Kerry...More

Thank Mark N Lisa B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed here 3 times and have had a wonderful stay, 3 for 3! Such a lovely home, so clean, and John & Mary could not be any nicer and accommodating. Have I mentioned the location?! Killarney National Park is their backyard! BEAUTIFUL!! And...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a jewel. The property is stunning, right in Killarney National Park. The breakfast is absolutely perfect, generous and delicious. Mary and John are such a sweet couple always ready to offer suggestions as to what to see and do. Our stay here...More

Thank agervais-corluka
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Could not be more pleased with our time at the Friars Glen! John and Mary were delightful, and so very helpful. Every suggestion they gave to us was worthwhile, we were so thrilled! The area is gorgeous and they helped us know how to focus...More

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"I have a feeling that all of the rooms are lovely. We stayed in the Beech which was large and comfortable..."
2 weeks ago
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"All rooms are wonderful and clean!"
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"You cannot go wrong with any room."
2 Oct 2018
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"There's no lift so if you have trouble with the stairs ask for a room downstairs."
23 Sep 2018
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