Park Hotel Kenmare
Royal Pedigree

Ireland's iconic green pastures, rolling hills, and pristine waterways are on full display at this circa 1897 property near the famed Ring of Kerry. The stately, 46-room Victorian mansion—a true world-class retreat with royal guests and Hollywood stars, like Brad Pitt and Pierce Brosnan—features 12 gardened acres and encompass herb and flower gardens, a plethora of stone garden statues, and romantic nooks, in addition to a modern townhouse. Though there are plenty of activities here that hark back to the good old days of refinement and civility, including croquet, horseback riding, and angling, the sprawling property also offers plenty to tempt today's travelers, from an adjacent golf course to a renowned spa with innovative wellness programs and customized treatments.

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