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Killorglin Things to Do


Killorglin is a still and peaceful setting for a holiday as the area has many quiet roads and wonderful walks to enjoy. It is possibly best known for its numerous lakes which provide idyllic fishing grounds such as Lough Nakirka. As well as lake fishing there is also river and sea fishing. Like nearly every town in Kerry there are a number of Golf courses close by including Beaufort Golf Club , Dooks Golf Club , Dunloe Golf Range and Killorglin Golf club itself .

Killorglin is the venue for one of Ireland's most unusual street festivals - Puck Fair. The fair is one of Ireland's oldest and longest celebrated and is held without fail on 10th, 11th and 12th August every year with 12 hours of free family street entertainment.
There are plenty of lively spots to be found in the town of Killorglin with traditional music in many. There is a selection of restaurants to be found to cater for most tastes.

Sneem Hotel in Kerry lies approx 1hour on the Iveragh Peninsula from Killorglin town on the N70 Ring of Kerry route in South West Ireland. Sneem Hotel also offers new luxury 2 bedroom self catering apartments and 3 bedroom self catering apartments with mountain and sea views of MacGilly Cuddy Reeks and Kenmare Bay with disabled facilities in the hotel.

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