As Spring flourishes experience the changing landscape of Killarney, catch the flower buds in bloom as they highlight the mountains and gardens with yellow and blue hues from the daffodils and bluebells.

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Muckross House and Gardens is a must for all visitors to Killarney. Stroll through the beautiful gardens, catch the spring blooms up close or sit down and absorb the views of the lakes and mountains. Step back in time with a visit to Muckross House, this Victorian Mansion House is open to the public but admission tickets are required.

The Brehon Hotel have created a luxury hotel stay that includes a two nights Bed & Breakfast and one dinner on an evening of your choice and admission to the Muckross House and Gardens. During your stay at The Brehon enjoy complimentary access to their Angsana Spa Vitality Suite, the ideal cure after a long day exploring Killarney! Book your Brehon stay online here 

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We turn the world green to celebrate St Patrick’s Day and Killarney is no different with the famous Ross Castle above lit in our now iconic emerald green! A must see over St. Patrick’s Day is the local festival parade which takes place in Killarney town on the 17th March. This year the theme of the parade is ‘Killarney You’re Looking Good’, a nod to the  breathtaking surroundings. The Brehon and The Gleneagle Hotel both have fantastic offers for the St. Patrick’s Weekend Festival 16-18th March.

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Hop to Killarney for your Easter Break. If you are looking for a romantic break for two or a family packed adventure Killarney has it all! If you are looking for a couples escape choose a Spa Break in one of the spa award winning spa hotels. For something a little bit different why not rent a bike and cycle one of the many cycle paths around Killarney National Park or kayak the lakes. Finally after all the adventure treat yourself to an Afternoon Tea for two!

There is so much to do for families in Killarney! Once of the main areas to explore is of course Killarney National Park and Muckross Gardens access to both are free and you could easily spend a full day exploring! Popular with families is Kennedy’s Pet Farm, Killarney Falconry, Sheep Dog Trials, Painting Lessons and a traditional Killarney experience a trip around the town and park in a jaunting car! The Brehon are offering a 2 Night Easter Break available to book here ideal for a couples retreat with their Angsana Spa. For families The Gleneagle Hotel have free nightly family entertainment, complimentary access to the kids club and leisure centre including the kids pool. Book their Easter break online here.