Cahernane House Hotel
Killarney's Best Kept Secret
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Cahernane House Hotel Killarney
Beautifully situated on a private estate on the edge of Killarney National Park, our luxury four-star hotel is located just twenty minutes’ walk from Killarney town centre. The entrance to the hotel is framed by a tunnel of greenery which unfurls to reveal the beauty of this imposing manor house, constructed in 1877 and formerly home to the Herbert Family.
Cahernane House Hotel exudes a sense of relaxation and peacefulness where you can retreat from the hectic pace of life into a cocoon of calmness and serenity. The only sounds you may hear are the lambs bleating or the birds singing.
We very much look forward to welcoming you.
The hotel offers 48 spacious guest rooms across three wings. Our three wings each offer their own unique charm.
The Manor House boasts original features and old world charm in all its rooms. From antiques relevant to the original period and wooden ceiling beams – each room in the Manor House is unique.
The Garden Wing is perfect for those who want a view of the natural landscape. Rooms in The Garden Wing have beautiful views of the grounds and scenery beyond.
The newest addition to our room collection is our fully restored Coach House, adjacent to the Manor House. Each room has been designed to pay homage to the native Kerry flora and fauna and the decor is inspired by the beautiful nature that surrounds us. Beautiful features such as claw foot baths, walk-in rain showers and handmade tiles add to your Coach House experience.
The dining experience at our Herbert’s Restaurant in Cahernane House Hotel, Killarney is one to savour. Awarded 2AA Rosettes for its’ dining experience, Herbert’s epitomises the style and grandeur of the original house with beautiful views over the gardens and mountains beyond. Our Head Chef Cormac Vesey has created an extensive menu of delicious, locally sourced, seasonal produce.
To avoid disappointment, we recommend that guests and non-residents reserve their dining table in advance.
Located in the basement of the hotel you’ll find The Cellar Bar. Formerly the original wine cellar of Cahernane House, it has been renovated into a stylish and welcoming space for you to enjoy an extensive selection of beers, spirits, wines and cocktails along with a delicious bar menu of tasty dishes and light bites.
Try our signature cocktail ‘The Herbert’ a smooth combination of gin, spiced rum, elderflower and fresh lime juice.
Tie the Knot
Cahernane House Hotel Killarney is truly a best kept secret when it comes to weddings. The views of the magnificent scenery and old-world charm make for beautiful photos and precious memories that you’ll treasure forever.
Enjoy exclusive use of our manor house for up to 80 dinner guests. Host your dream civil ceremony in one of our fabulous reception rooms, the perfect scene for such a special occasion.
When you book the hotel for exclusive use, the Manor House offers complete privacy for your guests; the perfect venue for a very special get-together. Catering options are plentiful and can be tailored to your exact needs, allowing your day to flow effortlessly.
Cahernane House Hotel Killarney is glowing in character and history with stunning views from every window. With a selection of distinctive spaces for drinks receptions, ceremonies, private dining and dancing, your guests can enjoy every corner of the house. Our Signature bedrooms are the largest in the manor house – each one has been individually decorated in its own style with stunning antique and period pieces. With additional quiet spaces such as the stunning atrium or the extensive gardens, you can escape for some quiet conversation or a brisk walk in the beautiful countryside
Ireland's Blue Book Vouchers
As a proud member of Ireland’s Blue Book we are delighted to accept Blue Book Vouchers at Cahernane House Hotel. So much so, we will treat you to tea and scones on arrival and a late check-out time on departure, with our compliments.
Timeless Elegance for all Seasons
Everyone has a favourite time of year at Cahernane. For some, it’s the cosy escape to a crackling fireside, for others it’s exploring Killarney, or a ramble through the National Park on a sunny summer day. Let us help you decide.
Linger a Little Longer
We have included some wonderful suggested itineraries of must see attractions in Killarney, Kerry and along the Wild Atlantic Way. Linger a little longer with our 4 or 5 night packages. However, long you stay make every moment enjoyable.
Spoil the ones you love with a unique and charming experience in the heart of Kerry. Give the gift of luxury, relaxation and fine dining.
Enjoy a signature Cahernane House Hotel Killarney experience. Explore exclusive offers and see the best of Killarney. Wander through the National Park, hike, fish, cycle or simply relax in style.