Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens

The 5-star Dunloe Hotel & Gardens overlooks the Gap of Dunloe. It features a 25-yard pool, sauna, steam room, and indoor Nintendo Wii games room. Guests can enjoy free horse riding and indoor tennis, along with a fine casual dining restaurant overlooking the Gap of Dunloe. The beautifully furnished rooms at Dunloe Hotel & Gardens are spacious and feature satellite TVs and large bathrooms. Most have balconies with garden or countryside views. The restaurant serves fine cuisine and guests can choose from the à la carte menu and can sample the wines bought straight from the vineyard. Lesiure facilities include an indoor pool, sauna and a steam room. Boating is available on the River Laune and Rossbeigh beach are a short drive from the hotel. An outdoor children’s playground is also available. Set in 64 acres of parkland, the hotels sub tropical gardens hide the ruins of the old medieval castle.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens has been welcoming guests since Sep 21, 2009

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

Free parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
1 king bed
2 twin beds
1 king bed
2 twin beds
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Travel Sustainable Level 3+
This property has made significant commitments towards sustainability by subscribing to one or more third-party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews


Value for money
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  • A
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Great spot for families with kids. They have so many activities and the kids club (which even has a playstation!) was a huge hit with our kids and allowed the adults a nice dinner on their own which is rare on a family trip.
  • Evan
    Amazing hotel, staff and facilities. Couldn't recommend more.
  • Witmoat
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The hotel and especially the grounds are beautiful. Lovely walking paths and little surprises at the end of them.
  • Naya
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    the location and the grounds are absolutely stunning!! horses and trees and beautiful gardens with plenty of strolling space. all with the spectacular view of the Dunlop gap.
  • Paul
    Food and service excellent / setting was exceptional
  • Oisin
    The food and staff were amazing! One of the staff (Mick) dropped us into Killarney free of charge on Saturday which was was a great added bonus! All the staff were amazing and couldn’t do enough for us!
  • April
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Absolutely gorgeous property! Everything was done to the highest level.
  • Niamhoc
    Unreal location and scenes. Exceptional staff, incredible food and facilities and so family friendly.
  • Kieran
    Food, staff, main area/Restaurant - All excellent
  • A
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The location and all the special touches on the property and in the room.

Property questions and answers
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  • Is your hotel pet friendly?

    No we do not currently accept pets.
    Answered on 15 October 2022
  • Are there coffee making facilities in the room

    Yes, there are tea/coffee making facilities in the bedrooms at The Dunloe.
    Answered on 2 January 2020
  • Is there a fridge in the room

    Yes there is a mini fridge in the room
    Answered on 22 August 2021
  • Do you have interconnecting rooms and what type are those rooms?

    yes we do. They are garden rooms and can fit a family of 6.
    Answered on 22 August 2021
  • Hi ,just wondering do your rooms have air conditioning?

    Unfortunately our rooms do not hair air conditioning
    Answered on 22 August 2021
  • Is there any room where both adults and 2 children can be in the same room?

    Yes. Our Superior Gap view rooms can fit a family of four in the one room
    Answered on 22 August 2021
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • The Grill Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      Irish • European
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens
Great facilities! Review score, 9.3

Most popular amenities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Free parking
  • Spa
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Tennis equipment
  • Kids' club
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Playground
  • Game room
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Suit press
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Indoor swimming pool
  • Seasonal
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool with view
  • Heated pool
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fitness
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English

House rules

The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM


From 6:00 AM to 12:00 PM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 40 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Swimming pool #1: Closed from Sun, Nov 03, 2019 until Wed, Apr 01, 2020

FAQs about The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens

  • The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Playground
    • Game room
    • Fishing
    • Tennis court
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Kids' club
    • Spa facilities
    • Swimming pool
    • Horseback riding
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Tennis equipment
    • Steam room
    • Fitness

  • Yes, The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Guests staying at The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

  • The prices at The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double
    • Family
    • Twin

  • The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens has 1 restaurant:

    • The Grill Restaurant

  • Check-in at The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens is 5 miles from the center of Killarney. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.