We are delighted to welcome guests to Cahernane post our €1.3 million renewal programme bringing the total renovation figure to date to €7.8 million. Our former ‘Coach House’ has become home to 8 new luxurious bedrooms while the elegant Drawing Room, overlooking Killarney National Park, The Library and The Atrium have all been completely re-imagined. Our new Coach House bedrooms are now available to book. We look forward to welcoming you to Cahernane and have you enjoy our enhanced and unique guest experience.
Cahernane House Hotel is the proud winner of the title of Ireland’s Best Country House and Guest Experience at the 2019 Hotel and Catering Review Gold Medal Awards.
The hotel offers 48 spacious guest rooms; 12 of which are located in the original house. These rooms boast many of the original features including wooden ceiling beams, and cornicing. Each room is decorated in a unique style, relevant to the original period.
There are 28 spacious deluxe rooms available in the garden wing of the hotel many of which feature French doors onto either a ground floor patio or a first-floor balcony, commanding stunning views over the local landscape.
The newest addition to the guest room collection is in the fully restored Coach House, adjacent the Manor House. Each of these 8 bedrooms is bespoke with feature wallpapers, luxurious fabrics and original Irish antique furniture. Some of the bathrooms have free-standing claw-foot baths while others feature walk-in rain showers and handmade tiles. The décor of each of the 8 rooms have been inspired by nature and pay homage to the native Kerry flora and fauna.
To facilitate social distancing, your evening meal menu can now be served in either our Cellar Bar or Herbert Restaurant. If you have a preference, it is is advisable to reserve your dining time when you are making your bedroom reservation.
The dining experience at The Herbert Restaurant is one to savour. Recently awarded 2AA Rosettes, the dining room epitomises the style and grandeur of the original house with beautiful views over the gardens and mountains beyond. Head Chef, Eric Kavanagh has created an extensive menu of delicious, locally sourced seasonal produce. Bookings can be made online and it is advisable to reserve a table in advance.
Located in the basement of the hotel, The Cellar Bar occupies the original wine cellar of the house. Recently renovated into a stylish and welcoming space with an extensive selection of beers, spirits, wines and cocktails for you to enjoy. Try the signature cocktail, 'The Herbert', a smooth combination of gin, spiced rum, elderflower and fresh lime juice! Gin and whiskey tastings are also very popular.
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