The Heritage Town of Kenmare is affectionately known as “The Jewel in the Crown” as it is a landmark destination on the famous Ring of Kerry. One of Ireland’s few planned towns, Kenmare dates from 1670 and occupies a stunning location where the Ring of Kerry and Ring of Beara meet at the top of Kenmare Bay. Surrounded by mountains, sea, lush vegetation and a cosmopolitan ambiance, the streets of Kenmare are home to many indigenous craft shops, cafes and restaurants.
Sitting proudly at the Top of Main Street is The Lansdowne Kenmare. A historical building dating from 1790, the hotel is now a beacon of hospitality following a total renovation in 2021. Perfectly situated to take advantage of the surrounding area you will find yourself experiencing Kenmare at its best. The hotel has all the facilities one would expect from a quality property including the LK Café, The Grill Bar & Terrace, The Piano Lounge and of course a kitchen focused on serving good food cooked over coals. The bedrooms are spacious, comfortable, and slightly modern to add a present day feel with to the old walls.
Kenmare is long famed as a destination, now it has a very stylish and hospitable corner to call home when you are here.
The 18 Hole Kenmare Golf Club course boasts some of the finest scenery imaginable and is a short stroll from The Lansdowne Kenmare. The views over Kenmare Bay and the surrounding mountains are breath taking. The course has some great feature holes and is always in first class condition, which are all the ingredients for a wonderful round of golf. An 18-hole golf course set alongside the quiet waters of the Roughty River estuary. This famous old course is a fair test of golf and is unique in that it suits all standards of golfers. It is the jewel in the crown of the late great Mr. Eddie Hackett, one of the game’s premier golf course architects. Surrounded by the glorious Kerry Mountains, Kenmare Golf Club boasts a breath-taking location nestled in its own little piece of tranquillity.
Book 2 Nights in The Lansdowne Kenmare and receive a 3th consecutive night’s accommodation with our compliments . We are delighted to offer preferential Green Fees and Tee Times.