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As has become our tradition my fiancé and I have journeyed to the Brehon for our anniversary. Once again we had a great time. This was our first time having a spa treatment and the staff in the Angsana Spa could not have been more welcoming and helpful. We had a Rasul treatment which was as relaxing as I could...

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St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful time staying in Killarney and this hotel was the icing on the cake. Good location, very friendly helpful staff, big bedroom with complimentary bottles of water, large bathroom with separate shower cubicle and bath. The hotel was spotlessly clean too. Would 100% recommend staying here and would love to return ourselves in the future.

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear abartl_557816, Thank you for your fantastic 5 star review on your recent stay at The Brehon. I am delighted we made a lasting impression. we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and of course would be delighted to welcome you back again in the near future. I will pass on your kind comments to all relevant departments as...

Morzine, France
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here for a weekend in February, one of the friendliest hotels I've stayed in! It was my girlfriends birthday and they left chocolate, wine and a card in the room for her, it made her weekend! Food in the bar was very good especially the venison pie!

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Travelling-chef00, Thank you very much for your lovely 5 star review after staying with us very recently. Belated birthday wishes to your girlfriend again. Here at the Brehon we strive to exceed our customers expectations and we are delighted that your girlfriend was so impressed it made her weekend even more enjoyable. I will pass on your fantastic comments...

Kerry
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Check in excellent.We were allocated a room on 4th floor as macra na feirme party on late .Kamila looked after us well and gave us quiet room.A big spacious room and great size bathroom.Breakfast was great and a huge selection of buffet and also hot cooked breakfast of your choice.we were here for my daughter's birthday and the hotel was...

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear smokie292, We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us recently and we thank you for your great feedback and amazing 5 star review. We endeavor to offer all our guests a very enjoyable and memorable stay. Kamilla our front office manager & Danielle our food & beverage manager are delighted to receive your review. We are delighted that...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a midweek two night stay at the Brehon recently and can't wait to return! The staff were so friendly and helpful, the room was spacious with lovely amenities and the spa treatments were fab. What really won it for us was the food, we ate in the bar for dinner one night and lunch the next day. Everything...

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear CocoMokie, Thanks so much for your great 5 star review. We're delighted you enjoyed your time with us and found our facilities and staff so satisfactory. I'm delighted you got to experience our fine food & wine on offer in the Danu Restaurant and The Brehon Bar. Everything is prepared freshly and is cooked to order here at the...

Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have just returned from a 1 night stay (Fri 17th) in the Brehon and would definitely recommend. On arrival we were greeted by a woman on the front desk (I'm pretty sure her name was Karen) and she was fantastic .. professional, friendly and informative. We were made to feel welcome straight away. The facilities are great and we...

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear PODPOD81, Thank you for your lovely 5 star comprehensive review of your recent stay with us. We're very glad you and you're girlfriend enjoyed your stay and also got to avail of our wonderful Angsana Spa. The team here at the Brehon will be delighted to read your review and i'm delighted to be able to pass on your...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have stayed in this hotel several times in the last number of years and last visit in 2015 thought it was a little tired. This visit saw a big improvement overall with the room we were in in top condition Biggest complaint I had was the enormous size of it. No doubt the Brehon is one of the best...

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Utmpiman, As a valued regular guest at The Brehon your feedback is very valuable and thank you for your review. It is great to hear you enjoyed our newly refurbished bedrooms and thank you for your comments. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Brehon again soon. Kind regards, Lorraine Salmon Office manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just back from my small break in the Brehon. Thank you all so much for taking care of us both. From the moment we check in we were treated top class and we both had the feeling we were at some friends house. I work in a 5 star hotel down in Ardmore Co. Waterford and I must say you...

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Luciano S, It is great to hear you both enjoyed your stay with us at The Brehon. The entire team were delighted to read your lovely review and thank you for your very kind words. We do hope you will be back to see us again soon and we look forward to welcoming you. Kind regards, Lorraine Salmon Office...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently purchased a gift voucher for my parents to stay in this hotel as a 70th birthday present. They absolutely loved it. The staff in the hotel were great and made them feel really special and they loved the special touch of chocolates in their room. They thought the hotel itself was amazing and a fantastic location. Well done...

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Linda, We are thrilled to hear your parents enjoyed their birthday celebrations and thank you for your lovely review. We do hope to see them back again soon. Best regards, Lorraine Salmon Office Manager

Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 3 days at this hotel and we loved it, room was perfect, clean, quiet and plenty of space. Breakfast lovely and spa was amazing, very relaxing. Only small critisim was the bar, generally good but clearing tables and service a little slow at times.

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TheBrehonTeam, Manager at The Brehon, responded to this review

Dear Odriscod, It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed your three day break with us and thank you for your lovely comments on our Spa and Breakfast. I was sorry to hear your comments on our bar and we will be taking your feedback on board to ensure that we make any changes in service which may be necessary following...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Danu at The Brehon
Danu at The Brehon
Cuisines: Irish, European
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Brehon is a luxurious hotel of unique grace and elegance set amidst Killarney’s breathtaking landscape. Each guestroom and suite reflects a contemporary blend of beauty, style and space. The Brehon also offers visitors a chance to relax and unwind in the Angsana Spa, the European flagship of the famous Thai celebrity haunt The Banyan Tree. The experienced Thai therapists offer a range of holistic spa treatments and massages to refresh and revitalise the spirit, mind and physical being. All treatments carried out in the Angsana Spa are 100% authentic Thai and use only natural ingredients. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Brehon

Address: Muckross Road, Killarney, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Price Range: €106 - €251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Brehon 4*
Number of rooms: 123
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Also Known As:
The Brehon Hotel Killarney
Brehon Hotel Killarney
The Brehon Killarney, Europe
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Killarney
#3 Spa Hotel in Killarney
#5 Luxury Hotel in Killarney
#8 Business Hotel in Killarney
#11 Romantic Hotel in Killarney
#20 Family Hotel in Killarney
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“high floors to front have great views”
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