Celebrate July the 4th of July at Killarney’s Holiday Village

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June
07th,
2017

Killarney might not be the first place that comes to mind when you think of the 4th of July, but think again: Our friends in the United States have always had a soft spot for this part of the old sod, with some 500,000 U.S. tourists visiting the southwest of Ireland every year. And the people of Killarney are keen to show how much they appreciate this relationship. Stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village this summer and discover one of the best celebrations of the 4th of July you’re likely to see this ...

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Insomnia Gaming Festival Returns to Killarney for 2017

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May
06th,
2017

Following the success of last year’s festival, Insomnia Gaming Ireland is back in Killarney for 2017. The venue for the event is the INEC Killarney, just a short walk from Killarney’s Holiday Village. With older kids on their school holidays, and kids at heart in holiday mood, the weekend of June 9th to 11th is the perfect time to revisit the excitement of this headline gaming festival. What’s Insomnia Gaming All About? If you were there last year, you’ll understand how excited we are about th ...

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Killarney Walking Festival Highlights 2017

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April
23rd,
2017

The two-day summer walking festival in Killarney is now a well-established fixture in the calendars of walking enthusiasts nationwide. Offering a range of walks to suit all abilities and levels of fitness, the June festival offers unrivalled walks in a stunning setting, all within easy reach of Killarney’s Holiday Village. You can book your place on the festival website.  If you are thinking of taking part this year, here are some of our picks: Muckross Estate This guided walk is a great introducti ...

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Hit the Road for Ireland BikeFest Killarney 2017

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April
09th,
2017

Get your June Bank Holiday off to a roaring start and stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village for Ireland BikeFest 2017. Now in its 11th year, Ireland BikeFest was inspired by the vision of hundreds of Harleys rolling into town for the 2006 European H.O.G.® Rally in Killarney. Embraced by locals and visitors both national and international alike, BikeFest is now an established in Killarney’s busy summer calendar. Ireland’s only free open biker festival, the three-day extravaganza is the perfect way ...

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The Kerry Way Your Way

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March
25th,
2017

Booking a holiday home at Killarney’s Holiday Village gives you a great base for exploring the Kerry Way. Some 200km long, the Kerry Way is one of Ireland’s most extensive signposted walking trails, and has become something of a Kerry Camino for those who enjoy long-distance hiking. It starts and ends in Killarney, bringing you right around the Iveragh Peninsula and some of the most breathtaking scenery you are ever likely to experience. The Route Distance: 230km Time Involved: 8 days minimum ...

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Kerry Walking Festivals 2017

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March
12th,
2017

With the days stretching out, it’s time to lace up the walking boots and get out in the Kerry countryside. Walking festivals are springing up across the county, and if you stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village, you’re ideally placed to sample any or all of them—depending on how active you feel! Here are some walking events that caught our eye: Kerry Camino: May Bank Holiday Weekend You’ve heard about (and possibly even hiked) the Camino de Santiago, but did you know there is a Camino on your d ...

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Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle 2017

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February
28th,
2017

Who would have imagined that people would queue up to cycle 180km for charity in one day? Well, that’s what’s happening in Kerry, where registration just opened for this year’s Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle, the 34th annual staging of an event that attracts thousands of participants of all ages and fitness levels. This is the biggest one-day charity fund-raising event in Munster, with thousands of leisure cyclists covering 180km of stunning Kerry coastline and countryside, while making money for c ...

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Easter Holidays 2017 in Killarney

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February
14th,
2017

Easter falls in the middle of April this year, making it the perfect time for a late spring break in Killarney. Book a convenient holiday home in Killarney’s Holiday Village, and you are right in the heart of the action—whether your kids want to spin around Killarney National Park on bikes or you fancy a gourmet dinner in town. Here are some tips to get you started on your ideal Easter break in Killarney: Get Stuck into an Environmental Easter Camp Killarney National Park Education Centre runs act ...

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The Best Luxury Spas in Killarney

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January
29th,
2017

When you book a holiday home at Killarney’s’ Holiday Village, you are just minutes away from some of the best spas in the country. When you finally get the time to escape and pamper yourself, make sure it is extra special and book a spa treatment in one of our top three Killarney corners of heaven. You won’t want to leave any of these beauties! ESPA AT THE EUROPE Indulge in pure luxury with three floors of treatment rooms, relaxation suites, cafés, salons, and a breathtaking infinity pool. ESP ...

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Dirty Dancing in Killarney

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January
15th,
2017

Enjoy the time of your life when you stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village for Dirty Dancing Live at the INEC from February 27th 2017 to 4th of March 2017. Based on the classic movie of the same name, Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story on Stage is a breathtaking spectacle of passion and romance, full of unforgettable music and sensational dancing. The record-breaking musical has been packing in audiences everywhere, and this all-new production raises the standard to a new high. Nobody puts Baby ...

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