Great Southern Killarney

Town CentreKillarney V93 R866Ireland
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About Great Southern Killarney

Great Southern Killarney’s distinctive Victorian architecture, six acres of private gardens and 4-star luxury in the middle of Killarney has made it a traveller favourite for over 160 years. It originally opened in 1854 as The Railway Hotel, is adjacent to Killarney Railway Station, and within a 20-minute walk of St. Mary’s Cathedral and Fitzgerald Stadium.

All rooms are individually furnished in traditional or contemporary styles, and feature power showers and hairdryers, free Wi-Fi, multi-channel TVs, complimentary bottled water and tea/coffee facilities.

Laundry/dry-cleaning services is available, as is conference space for up to 950 delegates, and the hotel has a health and beauty centre.

The Garden Room Restaurant hosts breakfasts and dinners, two other restaurants can be booked, and Great Southern Killarney has an in-house bakery, bar, and wine cellar restaurant.

Guests are an eight-minute drive from Ross Castle, on the edge of Lough Leane and the Killarney National Park.


Town Centre, Killarney, V93 R866, Ireland
Telephone: +353 646638000 | Fax: +353 646635300 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Business centre
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Sun loungers
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Wellness centre / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Beauty salon
  • Body treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot
  • Childcare / Babysitting
  • Kids' playground

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 16:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Opulent decor and spacious rooms.

The wonderful private grounds, luxurious common areas and the spacious rooms at The Malton were found to have a grand elegance of an era gone by. Guests also found the beds to be comfy, the spa facility to be worth checking out and the beautiful Victorian

Convenient spot for town.

Those who have wanted to leave the hotel to check out downtown Killarney have found good shopping and restaurants nearby and the train station is just a few minutes away.

Professional service from staff.

Guests found the staff members at The Malton to be professional all round, offering excellent service from check-in through to booking tours and advising on attractions in the area.

Negative Reviews

A few small issues with rooms.

Although these points did not detract much from the enjoyment of guests’ stays, a few people found the showers to be too cramped, the shabby chic style of some of the older rooms to be a little more dated than preferred, and also the soundproofing between

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8.9 out of 10 based on 834 reviews