Killarney Plaza Hotel & Spa
Killarney Plaza Hotel & Spa overview
The 4-star Killarney Plaza is an excellent option for golfers and non-golfer alike. Positioned within the center of Killarney town, overlooking Killarney National Park this property provides an upscale experience at great value with its choice of restaurants, good quality rooms and extensive leisure & spa facilities.
Its location makes it easy to explore Killarney on foot and although a reasonably large property with 200 rooms, the hotel has managed to retain a sense of tradition and old-fashioned charm.
Killarney is centrally located to some of the best golf in South West Ireland. The likes of Waterville, Tralee, Ballybunion and Dooks (all of which are well spread out) are no more than 1 hour 15 minutes from Killarney. And for those looking for something a little different, the Killarney Golf and Fishing Club is just a few minutes away, with two outstanding parkland courses on the shores of Lough Leane in the shadow of the majestic Macgillycuddy’s Reeks mountain range.
There are 198 rooms at Killarney Plaza ranging from luxury rooms to suites. Each are spacious and have all the amenities you’d expect of a 4-star hotel. Ensuite bathrooms are surfaced with Italian marble and provide high-end toiletries with robes and slippers available if required.
Restaurant & Bars
Staying at the Killarney Plaza gives you plenty of dining options within the property, from Café du Parc, the lively Café Bar, which draws inspiration from the cafés of Paris or experience the newly renovated Tan Yard Restaurant – which offers wonderful views over Killarney and the National Park.
Guests can also dine in the main restaurant Petrus where following dinner you can relax in The Piano Bar and enjoy one of the many fine rums, whiskies or gins from across the globe as you sit and listen to the in-house Piano player.
Whilst the hotel has excellent choices onsite, its prime location also gives easy access to the many other restaurant options in the town of Killarney. Whether it be seafood, Italian, Asian or of course traditional Irish fare there is plenty of variety.
Spa & Leisure
Leisure facilities at the Killarney Plaza include a sauna, steam room, swimming pool, Jacuzzi and a comprehensive fitness center. Guests can also make use of the excellent onsite Spa where a wide range of treatments are available.
Situated in the quintessentially Irish town of Killarney in South West Ireland, this property is just a 5 minute walk from the center of town, giving easy access to the town’s restaurants and pubs whilst also offering exceptional views out over the Killarney National Park.
The Ring of Kerry tourist route is also just five minutes away by car, resulting in easy access around to many of County Kerry's most stunning and interesting landscapes. The town of Killarney itself is situated 2 hours south of Shannon Airport by car and 3 hours 45 minutes from Dublin Airport.
Golf courses near to Killarney Plaza Hotel & Spa
Dooks Golf Course
As natural a links course as you will find in Ireland but one that does not always get the attention of some of its neighbors. Dooks Golf Club truly is a ‘hidden gem’, and well worth visiting.
The Cashen Course is the modern neighbor to the Old Course having opened in 1984. A shorter but arguably sterner challenge than the Old, it is a very natural links that will keep you thinking.
Lahinch Old Course
The Old Course at Lahinch is considered one of the finest natural links courses in the world and consistently ranked in the top 5 in Ireland. Easily accessible from Shannon airport.
Without doubt one of the world’s ultimate links courses. The Old Course at Ballybunion is a thrilling round, truly testing whilst situated on one of the most incredible pieces of links land.
The Killeen is the newest of the courses at Killarney Golf Club and is a challenging parkland layout with water coming into play on most of the holes due to the picturesque lakeside setting.
Old Head Golf Links
Possibly the most spectacular golf course in Ireland, Old Head Golf Links is situated on a unique headland reaching out over two miles into the Atlantic Ocean. Totally breath-taking.
Waterville Golf Course
A regular fixture in Golf Digest’s Top 100 Courses in the World, Waterville Golf Links is one of the best courses in Ireland and about as pure as links golf gets.
Tralee Golf Course
Tralee Golf Club is a superb links course in Southwest Ireland in the coastal town of Tralee. Laid out with magnificent ocean views Tralee offers so much, giving golfers a truly memorable experience.
Doonbeg Golf Links
The Greg Norman (then Martin Hawtree) designed Doonbeg Golf Links is a modern classic that only opened in 2002, and is consistently ranked amongst Ireland’s top 10 best courses.