Category Archives: Killarney

Killarney Mountain Festival 2018

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It’s time to brush the winter cobwebs off your walking boots and get ready for the inaugural Killarney Mountain Festival. Held in association with Kendal Mountain Festival from March 9th through March 11th, this exciting new event celebrates the role of mountains in our lives. Book a holiday home at Killarney’s Holiday Village for the most convenient accommodation for your stay. Highlights of the 2018 Killarney Mountain Festival The walks and treks are the heart of this festival and cover all abil ...

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Spring into Killarney in 2018

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February 1st marks the first day of spring, so even if you have no intention of putting away the thermals just yet, it’s time to start thinking about enjoying the longer days. And what better place to celebrate spring than in Killarney, where nature is bursting free of its wintry bareness, and the entertainment calendar is full of lively events. Book into Killarney’s Holiday Village, and you’ll be close to it all, from the spring blooms at Killarney House to the lively stages at the INEC. Here a ...

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Killarney for Free – More Fun without Funds

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Getting away from home is great, but by the time you’ve paid for everything, it can be expensive. Not when you stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village! We’ve put together another list of activities you can enjoy in this beautiful corner of the world without putting your hand in your pocket. Visit Killarney House Just outside Killarney town, about 2km from Killarney’s Holiday Village, is a stately entrance, dubbed “the Golden Gates.” This marks the entrance to Killarney House & Gardens. The ...

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5 Reasons to Stay in Killarney … in January

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In January, many of us just want to hibernate and forget about the world until spring, but this is the perfect time to get to Killarney and enjoy one of the world’s loveliest places. You’ll enjoy fantastic value in accommodation, food, and any shopping you may feel like doing, and best of all, you’ll get it all to yourself. Here are our favourite reasons to visit Killarney in January 2018. We’re Open! Killarney’s Holiday Village is keeping the place warm and cosy for our visitors this Januar ...

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New Year’s Resolutions are Easier in Killarney

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If you’ve decided that 2018 is the year you will finally get fit, reduce stress, and make time for family and friends, Killarney is the place to get started. Book a break at Killarney’s Holiday Village for the New Year and make the most of the incredible resources we have here. We have gathered some ideas on what you can do in Killarney to make sure the coming year is your best year yet: Get Active When you stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village you’re just minutes’ walk from Killarney National ...

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Christmas in Killarney 2017

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Christmas in Killarney has always been a magical occasion, but with the creation of the Christmas in Killarney festival it has become an even more exciting event. This year’s festival programme is packed with seasonal crackers, so if you have booked a holiday home at Killarney’s Holiday Village this Christmas you won’t be short of things to do. Here are some of the highlights of the 2017 Christmas in Killarney programme: Christmas in Killarney Parades Santa arrives early in Killarney, taking pri ...

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Houses to Visit in Kerry

Killarney House & Gardens

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Kerry is so famous for its natural scenery, that its built heritage often gets overlooked. An outdoor playground of mountains, lakes, forests, and craggy coastline, the county has so much to offer in the way of scenic splendour that we sometimes forget to explore its historic homes. Here are just some you should visit the next time you stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village: Muckross House Centrepiece of countless holiday photos, Muckross House is the perfect Victorian mansion. This creeper-festooned s ...

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Celebrate Your Special Event in Killarney

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  If you are considering celebrating your special occasion in Killarney, you are spoilt for choice. From anniversaries to birthdays and any other major life events, Killarney’s Holiday Village makes the ideal accommodation for your party. Book a holiday home for your family or group of friends, and prepare to enjoy the warm welcome and endless stunning scenery that awaits. Get Active At Killarney’s Holiday Village, you are within a few minutes’ walk of some of the most beautiful scenery in ...

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

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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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How to See Killarney: Our 5 Best Viewing Spots

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When you stay at Killarney’s Holiday Village, you soon discover just how beautiful this area is. So what is the best way to experience this beauty when you’re short on time? We’ve found some of the best viewing spots in Killarney, so you can take in the best of the scenery with the least amount of effort. Ladies’ View The name says it all, really. Stop at the spot where Queen Victoria’s ladies in waiting and take in all of Killarney’s famous three lakes, surrounded by towering mountains an ...

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