We are delighted to announce that Eric Kavanagh has been appointed Head Chef of our award winning two AA Rosette Herbert restaurant. Eric started his career as a Commis Chef in Cahernane House in 1999. In the intervening years, he moved on to work in some of Ireland's leading establishments such as Rathsallagh Country House and Sheen Falls in Kenmare. Eric also held the position as Head Chef at Marlfield House and Longueville House. His career has taken him ar...

When choosing a hotel for your holidays in County Kerry, you will want to choose something that you and your family will love. Want to know one of Killarney’s best kept secrets? There is a unique, historical Killarney hotel destination that is well worth visiting. With its luxurious bedrooms, award winning dining and bar facilities and great location, you will find yourself pampered and relaxed amongst the tranquil mountains and majestic valleys. History “If walls could ta...

There is nothing more beautiful than a sunny day in Ireland. It allows for endless outdoor activities, and with the beauty of Killarney settled in one of the highest mountains in Ireland, there is much to see and visit during this time of the year. Yes, it's a busy season with lots of people coming to enjoy the beautiful scenery, but the energy is authentically of Irish hospitality and in good spirits! You’ll want to reserve your hotel in Killarney as e...

We are delighted to introduce, Paul O'Connor, our head chef here at the Herbert Restaurant at Cahernane House Hotel. Originally from Farranfore, Co. Kerry, Paul O’ Connor started his career in Inchydoney Lodge & Spa where he worked as a commis chef. He then went on to work in Sheen Falls Lodge in Kenmare, Co. Kerry for three years where he was appointed the role of Head Chef. In 2004, Paul decided to pack up and move to Australia where he proceeded to pursue his passion an...

Cahernane House Hotel is surrounded by the Killarney National Park. If you never left the hotel, you’d enjoy beautiful mountain vistas and the unspoiled Killarney countryside full of wildlife and an abundance native plants.  However, if your curiosity takes you beyond our borders, and you wish to explore the beautiful surrounding attractions, we recommend the following: 5. Horse Riding at Killarney Riding Stables  The stables are located just 1 m...