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Murphy's Guesthouse

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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“the pub”(44 reviews)
“murphy's bar”(9 reviews)
“great location”(37 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsthe pubmurphy's bargreat locationgreat traditional musicgreat craictrad musicmiddle of townguest housefull irishvery nice staydefinitely stay here againtwo nightsthoroughly enjoyed our staybreakfast was includedstayed one nightnice roombed and breakfast
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Myself and my partner wanted a really good breakfast so we asked the local taxi drivers where was the most homely place to go. They told us Murphys so in we went! What a great breakfast and the ladies in there were so welcoming and...More

Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed there recently on our trip around Kerry. Nice rooms, very good location close to all shops & restaurants in city centre. Highly recommending to anyone who want to be in the centre of beautiful Killarney.

Thank Mike K
Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's GuesthouseResponded 4 days ago

Hi Mike, Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience of Murphy's Guesthouse on tripadvisor. We are thrilled that you were happy with your stay and of course Killarney has a multitude to offer anyone visiting ! Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel/pub was more than we could’ve asked for. After a grueling two days on the road driving from Dublin to Galway and finally to Killarney, we were ready to be done with the road. Kathleen, Carrie, and Fiona made us feel so welcome and...More

Thank Molly B
Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's GuesthouseResponded 1 week ago

Hi Molly , Thank you so much for taking the time to submit such a nice review, especially for mentioning some of our hard working friendly staff by name. It was our pleasure to welcome you to Murphy's and we are delighted that you had...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from. 2 nights with Sean Murkphy and his lovely staff at Murphys Guesthouse. Took over 11 of his 20 rooms on a family bus tour. Clean although some smaller rooms, you can’t get any closer to the action. Elevator, bar and restaurant downstairs,...More

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Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's GuesthouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow can't believe it was your ninth time !! Thanks for a fantastic review, delighted that everything was to your satisfaction , it was our pleasure as usual to look after you . Best wishes, Seán & Máire

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t say I would go out of my way to stay there again. The local was great, loved the convenience of the pub and restaurant down stairs. The lady at the reception desk wasn’t really that nice. Our room was like a Sauna! Not many...More

Thank Kerry P
Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy, Owner at Murphy's GuesthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Kerry , We were disappointed to read your review. On a positive ,you liked our bar and restaurant, and seemed happy with the breakfast. The biggest problem seems to have been the heat, we had incredibly unusual hot weather in Killarney for about three...More

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About
Description
Murphy's Guesthouse is a centrally located, comfortable Bed and Breakfast in the heart of Killarney Town. This accommodation is situated within easy walking distance of both train and bus stations ...More and all local amenities. It is 8 minutes walk to the entrance of Killarney National Park. Our rooms are recently refurbished and lift access is provided to all floors. This accommodation offers tea and coffee making facilities, free wifi access and flat screen televisions in all rooms. We provide a choice of continental and delicious freshly cooked Irish breakfasts. Murphy's: A Sense of Tradition and The Warmest of Welcomes. Less
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Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (43)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (6)
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Meg R
30 June 2018|
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Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy | Property representative |
Good Afternoon Thank you for your message. No problem we can lock away your bags for you while you are on your tour and they can be picked up on your return. Kind regards Maureen
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Sue M
23 May 2018|
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Response from Sean-Maire-Murphy | Property representative |
Good Afternoon We do have baths in a number of guests bedrooms which are allocated by request. If you need any further assistance please do not hesitate to contact me. Kind regards Maureen Reservations
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Allison A
31 March 2018|
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"top floors to rear very quiet"
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"One King bed, ask for it."
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"The third floor rooms were quiet and comfortable."
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"We had a street view room that was nice !!"
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