XA horse drawn carriage in front of the Great Southern Hotel in Killarney

Played a vital role in Killarney's rich tourism history, originally conceived by the Great Southern and Western Railway Company, it stands as a testament to a unique deal with Lord Kenmare and the architectural vision of Frederick Darley.

A bedroom with a large bed and a large window

Discover opulent accommodations featuring Superior Classic, Junior Suite, and Historic Collection Suites. Indulge in ultimate relaxation with The White Company's London body care products on crisp white linens. Whether in the Main House or the modern Garden Wing, each room exudes luxury, classic heritage and contemporary style.

A man holding a child and playing in the garden of the Great Southern Hotel in Killarney

Guest facilities include the gourmet Garden Room Restaurant, the welcoming meeting point Brownes - The Bar, The Wine Room and a traditional Afternoon Tea service. A moment’s walking distance of the sublime Killarney National Park, alongside Killarney Railway Station it's city center location is key.

The Garden Room restaurant with square tables and red chairs in the Great Southern Hotel, Killarney

Savor an authentic Irish dining experience where culinary professionals create "Creative Cuisine, Classically Influenced," using locally sourced, quality ingredients. Try the famous Guinness and Walnut Bread from Great Southern Killarney Bakery. Choose from The Garden Room or private Lake and Picture Rooms.