Muckross Park Hotel & Spa

Muckross RoadKillarneyV93 NH5WIreland
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About Muckross Park Hotel & Spa

Muckross Park Hotel & Spa combines luxurious five-star accommodation and a spa offering various treatments and massages at a peaceful rural retreat in Ireland’s majestic Killarney National Park.

All elegantly-decorated and air-conditioned rooms have en suite bathroom, plush furnishings, luxury robes, satellite TV and hospitality tray. Upgrades to superior rooms, suites and self-catering apartments are available.

There’s free Wi-Fi throughout plus bike hire, an indoor pool, sauna, gardens and ample free parking available. The hotel also has room service, an elevator and disabled facilities.

Seasonal Irish dishes including Atlantic seafood are served at Yew Tree Restaurant, while Jarvey’s Rest Irish pub serves food and craft ales. The Monk’s Lounge serves afternoon tea and whiskies.

Muckross Park Hotel & Spa is surrounded by lakes, streams and mountains including Ireland’s tallest – Carrauntoohil. Lough Leane is ten minutes’ walk away and the rugged Atlantic coast is 30 minutes’ drive.


Muckross Road, Killarney, V93 NH5W, Ireland
Telephone: +353(64)6623400 | Fax: +353(64)6631965 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Convenience store
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Elevator
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Wellness center / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Beauty salon
  • Body treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Solarium
  • Steam room
  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib
  • Childcare / Babysitting

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Fine dining and friendly hotel staff

Reviewers generally said they were made to feel at home during their stays and had positive things to say about the hotel staff, describing their service as friendly and professional. There was further praise for the locally-sourced food served in the restaurant plus its extensive wine list. Breakfast was also well-received by a majority of visitors who liked the wide choice on offer.

Beautiful and peaceful location

Located just off the Ring of Kerry tourist route and a short drive from Killarney town, this tranquil hotel is surrounded by some of Ireland's finest scenery. Many guests had a relaxing stay, commenting on the beautiful countryside, range of leisure activities nearby and position within the national park.

Rejuvenating spa

The award-winning spa was a big draw for many visitors. Reviewers who sampled its range of treatments generally thought its facilities were first class, featuring professional staff and using top brand products.

Negative Reviews

Minor grumbles about maintenance and cleaning

Guests occasionally said they encountered a few issues that detracted from their overall experience. These included aging furniture, cobwebs and dust, poor TV reception, noisy air-conditioning and patchy free Wi-Fi connection.

Doubts over value for money

A few reviewers questioned whether this hotel represented good value for money versus other high end accommodation they had stayed at previously. Some didn't like the design of the modern parts of the hotel; others doubted the five-star rating or said they felt it could be a little overpriced. Guests whose rooms had car park views sometimes reported feeling underwhelmed.

Spa shortcomings

Spa users generally liked the facilities but some commented that changing rooms were limited. Occasionally visitors were disappointed to find certain features of the spa unavailable or out of order.

Rating Overview

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9 out of 10 based on 305 reviews