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Park Hotel Kenmare

  • Shelburne Rd. Map It
  • Kenmare
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  • Park Hotel Kenmare, Kenmare

    Park Hotel Kenmare

  • Park Hotel Kenmare, Kenmare

    Spa Relaxation

  • Park Hotel Kenmare, Kenmare

    Front Entrance

  • Park Hotel Kenmare, Kenmare

    Infinity Pool overlooking Kenmare Bay

  • Park Hotel Kenmare, Kenmare

    Breakfast on the Terrace

  • Park Hotel Kenmare, Kenmare

    Croquet on the Lawn

  • Park Hotel Kenmare, Kenmare


  • Park Hotel Kenmare, Kenmare

    Stainless Steel Lap Pool

  • Park Hotel Kenmare, Kenmare

    Deluxe Room

  • Park Hotel Kenmare, Kenmare

    Superior Room

  • Park Hotel Kenmare, Kenmare


  • Park Hotel Kenmare, Kenmare

    Cocktail Lounge


  • Amazingly friendly staff
  • Great spa
  • Impressive grounds


  • A bit like living in a museum
  • Basic room rates are quite steep

Published 08/11/2015

Fodor's Review

One of Ireland's premier country-house hotels, this 1897 stone château has spectacular views of the Caha Mountains and its 11-acre parkland, where every tree seems manicured, features magnificent terraced lawns sweeping down to the bay. A welcoming fire is always burning in the lobby, and the lounge crammed with genuine antiques still manages to be charmingly family-friendly. Nonguests can sample the ambience by taking Victorian afternoon tea (€27.50)—a great idea for a rainy day. Rooms are tastefully furnished with Victorian antiques, and suites have four-poster beds. You can watch classic movies nightly in the 12-seat theater, enjoy dinner—perhaps sample the tasting menu—in the elegant dining room, and indulge in meditation walks and other goodies offered by the deluxe spa.

Hotel Award Winner | 2012

Hotel Information


Shelburne Rd., Kenmare, Co. Kerry, Ireland

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Hotel Details:

  • Closed late Oct.–Dec. 23 and Jan. 3–early Mar.
  • 34 rooms, 9 suites
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

Published 08/11/2015

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