Tag Archives: killarney

Great Southern Hotel reopens

26 Jan

An historic Killarney hotel is re-opening today under its original name. More recently known as The Malton, it’s returning to the original Great Southern name following a major refurbishment.  The grand-dame-style hotel first opened in 1854; the Scally family have owned it since 2014 and it’s part of the Hayfield Family Collection that includes the Killarney Royal Hotel and Hayfield Manor Hotel in Cork.

 

Lets Get Ready to Rumble!

27 Aug

AMERICAN WRESTLING RAMPAGE CRASHES INTO IRELAND THIS SEPTEMBER!

Tour Dates

  • 25 September Millennium Forum, Derry
  • 26 September Royal Theatre, Castlebar
  • 27 September INEC, Killarney

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=betgp-htGEI

American Wrestling Rampage (AWR) is back this September with fast-paced, hard-hitting action from the hottest Wrestling promotion around! This is your chance to see big name stars direct from the USA perform up close and personal. And what’s more, fans get to MEET THE WRESTLERS after the show on this nationwide tour.

Some of the wrestlers taking part in AWR include Former WWE Intercontinental Champion, Carlito, member of WWE’s ‘3MB’ Group, Drew McIntyre and Chris “The Masterpiece” Masters.
Remember, these superstars and many more will be on hand for a high-flying, hard-hitting show and the best part – FANS CAN MEET ALL THE WRESTLERS after the final bell.

This September, AWR will deliver many special stipulation matches where anything goes! Do not miss a rare opportunity to see these popular matches LIVE!

Don’t delay in securing your tickets today to see and meet these giants of the wrestling world. See local venue for ticket information.

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Ross Castle Flooding – Car Park

3 Mar

Rsos Castle Flooding - Car Park

The car park at Ross Castle is completely flooded

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Flooding at Ross Castle

3 Mar

Flooding at Ross Castle

Flooding at Ross Castle, Killarney

Drive through video of Kerry towns

28 Aug

The following YouTube videos have been created by Joesph O’Loughlin and the complete set of drive through videos of Irish towns and cities can be found here.

Castelisland: 

Killarney:

Killorglin:

Listowel:

Tralee:

Killarney Rowing Festival

17 Jun

To celebrate our oldest regatta and wonderful rowing tradition on the Lakes of Killarney, The Regatta Committee are hosting  Killarney Rowing Festival, at O’Mahoney’s Point, Killarney Golf and Fishing Club, Killarney on Sunday 28th July 2013, commencing at 12 Noon. The unique event also co-insides with ‘The Gathering 2013’ a Tourism Ireland initiative honouring Ireland’s Diaspora and historical and cultural links to Ireland. Killarney’s tourism success owes much to the visit of Queen Victoria to Killarney in 1861. 

 

Both Oxford and Cambridge Boat Clubs  have gratefully accepted our invitation and will be joining  us on Sunday 28th July 2013 to take part in our Rowing Festival. Flights to Kerry Airport, two nights accommodation, have been kindly funded and sponsored by Tourism Ireland, with  Killarney Chamber of Commerce and Tourism generously providing accommodation. The boats will be ready and waiting at the pier at O’Mahoney’s Point, Killarney Golf and Fishing Club. 

 

The Killarney Annual Regatta, is now the oldest traditional regatta in the World, steeped in glorious history and raced on Lough Lein, one of the famous Lakes of Killarney. The Annual regatta in now in its 227th year. There are five remaining active clubs in the town and hinterland of Killarney, each operating from various boathouses along the shores of Lough Lein.

via Muckross Drive House B&B

Christmas in Killarney

29 Nov
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