The Europe Hotel, Killarney

Fossa, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland, +44(0) 1539 888 025

A stunning hotel & spa resort among mountain scenery

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What we love heart
  • Phenomenal Views
  • Luxurious spa resort
  • Sophisticated interiors
The Europe Hotel Overview
  • Parking
  • Indoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam Room
  • Gym
  • Spa
  • Treatments
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Golf Course
  • Conference Facilities
  • Walking/Jogging trails
  • Kayaking
  • Horse Riding
  • Sailing

It’s hard to find adequate words to describe this resplendent 5 star hotel. The dazzling whitewashed exterior of The Europe Hotel Killarney in Ireland rubs shoulders with wild mountains and sits on the brink of Lough Lein, the largest lake in Killarney.

The scenery here makes up arguably one of the most impressive backdrops of all the hotels in Ireland and epitomises everything that we love about the country. With a long string of awards to its name, The Europe Hotel and Resort has become renowned worldwide for its spa, hospitality and dining. Already 2014 has been a successful year for the hotel, with Hotel Spa of the Year (Western Europe and Scandinavia) – World Spa & Wellness Awards under its belt. Back in 2013, it was also named Overall Winner – Best Resort Hotel – National Hospitality Awards & Best Overall Hotel Winner.

Owing to the surrounding mountainous landscape, there are endless activities to enjoy in the outdoors. Complimentary horse riding lets you explore in style, while walking, fishing and golfing possibilities are countless.

But you are also well within your rights to take relaxation to another level when you stay here. The spa resort really is something else, with indoor and outdoor pools, rooms with views that are picture perfect, and a vast range of treatments, this stunning oasis of calm really does capture the essence of tranquility.

Every inch of the hotel’s interior has been designed for your comfort. Luxurious furnishings, lavish fabrics and outstanding facilities combine to create an indulgent Irish retreat.

The Panorama Restaurant affords phenomenal views, and with food to rival the magnificence of the scenery, you can certainly expect an exceptional dining experience. With every season, a new and wonderful scene is created.


Everything has been carefully considered at this incredible place and to give you the best possible experience, The Europe Hotel facilities cater to your every need. Whether you want to explore the great outdoors, relax in your room, or be utterly pampered in the spa, you will find everything you could possibly wish for.

ESPA at The Europe Hotel

This is, without a doubt, one of the most lavish spas you will ever come across. As well as providing the ultimate environment for escaping into a world of pure relaxation, the facilities here are second to none.

The indoor pool has an infinity edge and is enveloped by large windows that open up so you can swim through to the outside pool. Impressive lighting hangs below skylights, while electric relaxation beds let you unwind before fabulous lake views.

A state-of-the-art gym is equipped with iPod docking stations, treadmills, cross trainers and much more. After your workout, cool down in the Thermal Suite where you will find a salt water pool, ice fountain and lifestyle showers. Or if you prefer to skip the gym, you can head straight to the sauna and steam room.

The 16 treatment rooms provide a tranquil ambience, where you can enjoy a wide range of ESPA treatments, from massages and Ayurvedic rituals, to facials and body wraps.


There are several dining options at The Europe Hotel, perfect for suiting your mood. The Spa Café is a bright open space with gorgeous lake and mountain views. Furnishings are ultra sleek and contemporary, with a relaxed atmosphere where you can sample healthy dishes.

The Brasserie Bar and Restaurant

The Brasserie epitomises luxury dining, with modern furniture, a really cool bar area and outdoor terrace with sublime views. Choose from a seasonal menu, from lighter snacks to flame grilled steaks.

The Bar

Dark wood panelling and comfy leather armchairs beckon you into the bar area. Relax in the sociable atmosphere with a drink or two in front of the open fire.

The Lounge

Beautifully furnished with large, cream leather, wing back chairs, crystal candle holders and woollen blankets, The Lounge is a sumptuous place where you can completely escape and admire the scenery with an after dinner drink.

The natural surroundings at The Europe Hotel is an outdoor lover’s paradise. When staying at the hotel, you can enjoy complimentary activities, including horse riding and tennis, as well as reduced golf fees. The concierge at the hotel can also arrange abseiling, kayaking and rock climbing for the more adventurous guests.

Conference Facilities

This 5 star hotel in Killarney, Ireland, has excellent conference facilities, perfect for meetings and events. You will have access to complimentary Wi-Fi, eight meeting rooms, microphones, sound system, projector and screen.

The Europe Hotel Rooms