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Your Ultimate Festive Retreat awaits at Cahernane

If you’re dreaming of an open fire, a cosy dining room and a luxurious festive feast for Christmas 2023, Cahernane House Hotel Killarney is a perfect choice. From mid-November, our Hotel is transformed into a winter wonderland with festive decorations and a cosy open fire to welcome you. We’re surrounded by nature, a short walk from Killarney National Park, so you can see the change in seasons on a mid-afternoon walk, or from the comfort of your beautiful guest bedroom. Killarney comes alive at Christmas with plenty of festive fun, family-friendly activities and excellent shopping. Book your ultimate festive retreat in Cahernane House Hotel, near Killarney and enjoy a winter getaway you’ll treasure.

Christmas at Cahernane

In the run-up to Christmas, our hotel is dressed to perfection with Christmas trees, thousands of twinkling lights, and opulent garlands. The fire is lit so the reception area is cosy, and we’ll ensure your room is warm and welcoming. Our team will be here to greet you whenever you arrive with a complimentary drink upon arrival if you book directly with us. Our restaurant has an extra special festive feel with carefully curated seasonal menus to delight and impress guests. Our hotel has a casual, relaxing atmosphere and you are free to rest in front of the fire, read in the lounge or take a peaceful walk in the gardens to see the local wildlife.

Festive Break to Killarney

Enjoy this magical time of the year with a break at Cahernane House Hotel. Our festive package has everything you could hope for, for a truly relaxing, enjoyable break in Killarney. It’s ideal for couples to take time to reconnect or friends who love celebrating Christmas together. Our festive package includes:

  • A 1 or 2-night luxury stay in a uniquely designed, luxurious guest bedroom.
  • Cahernane nibbles upon arrival to the hotel with a glass of Prosecco in the Library Lounge/or cellar Bar.
  • 5-course evening meal on an evening of your choice with a bottle of house wine served in the Herbert Restaurant
  • Full Irish breakfast in Herbert Restaurant each morning of your stay
  • Late check-out at 1 pm on your day of departure so you can enjoy your break a little longer.

New Years Break in Killarney

Start the year as you mean to go on, surrounded by family & friends with excellent food and drink in beautiful surroundings. Christmas doesn’t end once Santa has been in Killarney, there is a festive feeling all the way to New Year, and we invite visitors to celebrate with us at our hotel near Killarney. Spend your day exploring the town, shopping, and seeing the sights before you return to your home from home in Cahernane for a midnight celebration you’ll remember for all of the right reasons. Enjoy a pre-dinner reception on New Year’s Eve before experiencing culinary excellence with a 7-course tasting menu in the award-winning Herbert Restaurant followed by live music and champagne for a midnight toast. Our New Year’s Gourmet Getaway is exclusively available when you book directly.

Killarney at Christmas

Killarney’s annual Christmas Festival is back in 2023 and is a highlight of the festive season for young and old. Although it is cliché to say there is something for everyone, Christmas in Killarney really delivers on that promise. Experience the magic of Christmas with five parades in November and December, including an extra special Welcome Home parade on 22nd December. Enjoy a ‘Wanderful’ walk in the National Park and Killarney Town, enjoying the sights and sounds of Christmas and discovering hidden treasures using the map. You can book a visit to see Santa at his grotto at Deenagh Lodge from 25th November to 23rd December making family memories you’ll treasure.

Dine in Killarney on the 23rd & 30th of November and enjoy a special set menu of three courses for just €35 in some of the town’s most popular restaurants, ideal for Christmas parties with friends. These very special packages have limited availability and are always popular with locals and Killarney visitors. Book your festive getaway in Cahernane House Hotel directly with our team or on our website for exclusive access to our special offers. We look forward to welcoming you for a winter break you’ll never forget.

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Reasons to book direct
  • Minimum of €10 cheaper per night
  • Complimentary glass of Prosecco on arrival
  • Exclusive Offers
  • No payment needed today
  • Free Cancellation up to 4pm 2 days prior to arrival