Hotel The Lake Killarney - 4 HOTEL INFO stars

This is what awaits you:

  • Fruit bowl
  • 1 bottle of mineral water
  • Personal daily newspaper for every room

Hotel description The Lake Killarney

The Lake Hotel, Killarney


Nestled in a picturesque pocket off the shore of the tranquil Loch Lein, the 4 star Lake Hotel in Killarney enjoys magnificent mountain views and naturally serene surroundings perfect for an idyllic break. The Huggard family have been welcoming guests into their warm, hospitable hotel since 1820 and are therefore experts on how to make your stay as charming and comfortable as possible. Embrace complete peace and serenity in this splendid spot as you enjoy luxurious amenities and traditionally tasteful decoration in one of Scotland's most stunning locations.


Cosy and comfortable rooms are well equipped with functional facilities like satellite televisions, hairdryers, large and luxuriant bathrooms and boast views of the breath taking countryside below from the spacious balcony. The sense of tranquillity imposed by the glittering blue lakes that surround the hotel will ensure you have a peaceful and refreshing night's sleep in the sumptuous soft bed sheets.


Enjoy freshly ground morning coffee on the aptly named sun terrace before setting off to explore the ancient pathways that lead to the 12th century McCarthy Mor castle ruins that scatter the glorious ground. Hiking enthusiasts will revel in the world famous touring route, The Ring of Kerry, where wildlife wander throughout wonderland scenery.


After an invigorating day of absorbing the beautiful sights that surround the enchanting Lake Hotel, choose a cosy corner in the Lakeside Bistro to enjoy a vintage bottle of fine wine in a sumptuous leather armchair by a wood burning fire. Next, venture in the refined Castlelough Restaurant, where traditional Scottish cuisine is transformed by the finest chefs into delectable gastronomical delights.


The calming atmosphere, decadent luxury and peaceful natural surroundings of the stunning Lake Hotel guarantee the most relaxing and romantic weekend you could possibly imagine.

Facilities include Outdoor Hot Tub, Steam room, Sauna, Gym, Beauty & Massage Treatments, Fishing Facilities, Private Tennis Court, Lough Lein Meeting Room, Resident's Library with internet and wifi access. Reception hours: Every day: from 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Hotel data

Hotel built in 1820, Last complete renovation 2008, Last partial renovation 2007, Number of floors 5, Total number of rooms 131, Number of single rooms 10, Number of double rooms 120, of which have 2 separate beds 65, of which have a double bed 65, of which are suitable as three-bed rooms 15, of which are suitable as four-bed rooms 15, Rooms with connecting door 0, Number of rooms with air conditioning 10, Hotel closed from 2009-01-01, to 2009-01-28, Hotel closed from 2009-11-30, to 2009-12-31, Reception manned 24 hours a day, Earliest check-in 15:00, Latest check-out 12:00, English-speaking staff available during the day, English-speaking staff available at night, Number of luxury rooms 40, Hotel, Business hotel, Trade fair/conference hotel, Country hotel, Holiday hotel, Health and beauty hotel, family-run hotel, Family hotel, Cycling/biker hotel, Hiking hotel, No-smoking hotel, No-smoking room 130, Family rooms available 3, Children's beds/cots 3

AddressShow map

Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry, Ireland (Eire)


  • Station (Killarney Town) 2.5 km
  • City centre (Killarney ) 2.33 km
  • Airport (Cork Airport (ORK)) 72.54 km

Service times

Reception open:

1:00 AM to 1:00 AM

Reception manned at weekends:

1:00 AM to 1:00 AM

Earliest check-in:

4:00 PM

Latest check-out:

1:00 PM

    Accepted payment methods

  • Diners Club
  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express

Hotel facilities

  • Reception (lobby)
  • Elevator
  • Public Internet terminal
  • Hotel-owned car park
  • Secure parking
  • Marked disabled parking space
  • Secure parking for bicycles/motorbikes
  • Coach parking space at hotel
  • Restaurant(s) 1 open from 12:00.00 until 16:30.00 and from 17:30 until 21:00.00
  • Hotel bar
  • Café/bistro
  • Open-air restaurant/beer garden, etc.
  • Garden/park
  • Garden terrace
  • Sauna
  • Whirlpool
  • Fitness room
  • Health and beauty center
  • Fire alarm
  • Smoke detectors
  • Automatic emergency wake-up alarm
  • Video surveillance of entrances
  • Video surveillance of hotel lobby
  • Video surveillance of hallways
  • WLAN with Internet access in lobby
  • Mobile phone reception
  • Fitness centre
  • Breakfast
  • Vegetarian food available
  • Wholefood available
  • Diabetic food available
  • Smoke detectors in all rooms

Room facilities

  • Easy access for wheelchairs
  • Wheelchair-friendly rooms in accordance with DIN 18024, 18025 Number 3
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • TV remote control
  • Radio
  • Desk
  • Seating area
  • Separate luggage store
  • Telephone by the bed
  • Room safe
  • Fridge in 40 rooms
  • Coffee machine/tea-maker
  • Iron + ironing board
  • Temperature controls in 10 rooms
  • Windows for opening
  • Make-up mirror
  • Full-length mirror
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Bathroom with window
  • Bathrobes
  • Emergency information
  • Plan of emergency exits
  • DSL/broadband Internet access in 40 rooms

In-house services

  • Hotel safe
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • DVD/video rental
  • Classic concierge service
  • Porter service
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Laundry service
  • Fruit bowl
  • 1 bottle of mineral water
  • Personal daily newspaper for every room
  • Parking directly by the hotel
  • Use of an Internet terminal at the hotel
  • Free use of the sauna
  • Pets not allowed
  • Room service until 10:00.00
  • Evening entertainment
  • Babysitter Hourly rate 10,00 EUR

Hotel location

Muckross Road, Killarney, Kerry - Kerry

Evaluations of The Lake Killarney

Overall 13 ratings, including comments: 8 ratings
8.6 / 10
Average rating of all hotel guests
100% of all hotel guests would recommend this hotel to their friends
Couple over fifty under sixty
9.1 / 10
February 2016

clean.friendly.fabulous views.

Couple over sixty
7.3 / 10
June 2014

Relaxation , scenery

Couple over sixty
10 / 10
May 2014

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