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“A Great Hotel”
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The Brehon
Ranked #8 of 38 Hotels in Killarney
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Limerick, Ireland
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“A Great Hotel”
Reviewed 24 February 2012

A Great Irish Hotel in the best sense of the phrase. Just back from 3 days R & R in the Brehon. Originally booked for two days but stayed on the extra day as it was so relaxing. Spacious bedroom and bathroom, delicious food at the Bar, served by very friendly Staff.. The location is ideal for numerous Lake & Hill walks and back to the Hot Tub/Vitality Suite for total relaxation. Looking forward to a return visit.

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 22 February 2012

We stayed for a weekend and it was very nice, big room, nice breakfast and dinner, very nice location. We were able to visit around and we were also very lucky, Aslan band played at INEC. It's the perfect location for relaxation. This hotel is definitely one of my favourites.

  • Stayed August 2011, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 21 February 2012

We stayed for a weekend and it was very nice, big room, nice breakfast and dinner, very nice location. We were able to visit around and we were also very lucky, Aslan band played at INEC. It's the perfect location for relaxation. This hotel is definitely one of my favourites.

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Reviewed 20 February 2012

Excellent service, lovely friendly staff, beautiful decor, we will definitely be back.

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 19 February 2012

I have stayed in The Brehon 3 times over the last 4 years or so and up until my most recent stay I would have always said that The Brehon was a 4* hotel attempting to to be a 5* now my opinion was changed I think The Brehon is a 4* hotel with a 3* standard. Perhaps it is a recession thing but there is something lacking - the bedroom was lovely, comfortable, adequate towels, clean etc but it was just lacking something eg that little sowing pack you always get in a hotel or cotton buds they just weren't there a little thing like that means a lot. Breakfast was nice but nothing special orange juice was average the bacon was over cooked and the sausages were very average. Service was fine but lacked that personal touch. So I'm afraid to say that that The Brehon is not as good as it used to be!!!

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Additional Information about The Brehon

Property: The Brehon
Address: Muckross Road, Killarney, Ireland
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Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Killarney
#3 Spa Hotel in Killarney
#7 Luxury Hotel in Killarney
#8 Business Hotel in Killarney
#11 Romantic Hotel in Killarney
#20 Family Hotel in Killarney
Price range (per night): RM649 - RM1,137
Hotel Class:4 star — The Brehon 4*
Number of rooms: 123
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Brehon is a luxurious hotel of unique grace and elegance set amidst Killarney’s breathtaking landscape. Each guestroom and suite reflects a contemporary blend of beauty, style and space. The Brehon also offers visitors a chance to relax and unwind in the Angsana Spa, the European flagship of the famous Thai celebrity haunt The Banyan Tree. The experienced Thai therapists offer a range of holistic spa treatments and massages to refresh and revitalise the spirit, mind and physical being. All treatments carried out in the Angsana Spa are 100% authentic Thai and use only natural ingredients. ... more   less 
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