Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Luxury House mins walk Killarney town centre(now taking 2 night bookings)

Bedrooms 11
Space 575 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Spacious detached 9-11 bedroom luxury house

The distinction between ‘house’ and ‘home’ is an Irish one and there’s no place quite like it in an Irish person’s heart. Welcoming our guests and making them feel ‘at home’ is the most important part of what we strive to do here at Killarney Manor House (formally Valentine House) since we decided to offer our ‘home’ for guest house rentals or vacation rentals. Owned and managed by the Casey family Killarney Manor house is conveniently located only 5 -10 min walk from Killarney town centre and boasts 9 en-suite bedrooms (two further available) which can accommodate upto 22 people comfortably. Full accommodation includes large lounge and sitting room both with beautiful marble surround open fires , spacious fully equipped modern kitchen, dining room with log burning stove for your comfort, games room with full size pool table, laundry room, 9 en-suite bedrooms with top of the range king size beds (two additional bedrooms available on request) as well as an outdoor seating area with BBQ perfect for alfresco dining.

In addition to being only a short stroll to Killarney's world famous National Park, home of the majestic McGillycuddy Reeks, the highest mountain range in Ireland and the breathtaking Lakes of Killarney, Killarney Manor House is close to all amenities. Within minutes stroll of the property you will find a choice of grocery stores, churches, cathedral, post office, train station, bus station, spas etc., all you could wish for and in the evenings there is a wealth of traditional Irish Pubs where you can enjoy Irish music and dance at its finest as well as a host of highly recommended restaurants to choose from.

As well as this our guests will find themselves in the midst of a golfer’s paradise. The Kerry Region is famous for its golf courses and has long since attracted Golfers from around the world and Killarney is the ideal base. Killarney Golf & Fishing Club (Host to the Irish Open in 2010 & 2011), Kenmare, Ballybunion (World class links course), Tralee and Waterville are just some of the courses that can be found in the county of Kerry and indeed the famous Old Head of Kinsale course is also only a short drive away .

Killarney Manor House provides guests with a perfect base from which to take day trips including the Ring of Kerry, the Gap of Dunloe, Torc Waterfall and the Ring of Beara and much more. Local activities include fishing, hill walking, cycling, horse riding to mention a few. We would be delighted to offer our guests any advice or recommendations on our local attractions or organise any trips or activities upon request.

Killarney Manor House is the perfect setting for large family gatherings and indeed a base for a group of friends golfing or exploring in the Kerry region. We hope you will remember your stay with a smile.

More Details

Catriona Broderick
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 17, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

My family recently completed a family vacation for 15 people (7 adults, 8 children) to Killarney where we stayed in the Killarney Manor House, formerly named the “Valentine House.” The house was the perfect house for our large family. It is massive, consisting of 11 bedrooms, 9 en-suite bathrooms, and an extremely large formal dining room. There is even a courtyard in the back of the house where the younger children ran around and played. Everyone had space to play in. When we first entered the house there was a jug of milk in the refrigerator and breakfast cereal, bread, and rolls for breakfast the next morning. That was a nice touch. Catriona Casey was wonderful. She greeted us and gave us excellent choices for dining and entertainment. Further, she was indeed a pleasure to work with when we booked the house. Our vacation was truly memorable and we will have fond memories of this amazing house.
Jul 2015
  • 1 of 14


Woodlawn House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
  • Catering available
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 575 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 22
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 16 people
  • 10 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 7 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 8 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 9 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 10 - toilet , shower
  • 11 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king
    Bedroom 6 - 1 king
    Bedroom 7 - 1 king
    Bedroom 8 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 10 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 9 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 11 - 1 queen
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Golf Clubs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

Luxury House mins walk Killarney town centre(now taking 2 night bookings)
average rating of 4.9473686 based on 33 reviews

Wonderful home, great for groups!

  • 5 of 5

Our group of 12 had a fantastic stay. We received timely replies from Catriona and everything was ready to go upon our arrival. The house is HUGE and the layout is wonderful for groups as everyone has their own bathroom. We made breakfasts and dinners in each night and there was space for all of us in the dining room to eat together. The house is located a 15 minute walk from the center of Killarney which was perfect for our group to explore and meet tour activities. We also took a 45 minute walk to the National Park where we visited Ross Castle which is beautiful. Thank you for such a wonderful week!

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Fabulous property for groups and families

  • 5 of 5

This was the 70th birthday celebration with 4 of our children, their spouses and 2 babies. Everyone loved the location and the home. We arrived to fresh bread and jam and coffee and tea that everyone gobbled up! The spaciousness allowed everyone to have their own space including parents who usually have to bunk with their children given our large group. The wood stove in room pictured kept the house cozy. The house was simply immaculate and very soundproof so crying babies did not disturb. I slept right next door to my 8 month old grand daughter so can attest to that. The amenities, furniture, linens, kitchen stock with 2 refrigerators and washer dryer were all exceptional. We were able to walk to the park or town easily as well as the train to Dublin. We spent most of off time in the evening assembling a puzzle of a photo of my husbands last stay in Ireland 20 years ago in the kitchen. Lots of games for all ages and toys for children in the house as well as a pool table in the second sitting room. We had a splendid dinner in the 16 seat dining room on his actual birthday with Chef Robert that was exceptional and as New York foodies we say that from vast experience with the best. The dingle seafood stew was the best we have had anywhere and the duck was terrific and perfectly prepared. We would have used him all week but preferred to make our own breakfast and picnic lunches and eat out for dinner. I am sure Chef Roberts breakfasts would have been exceptional but we were up and out early each day. Chef Robert is a very nice man and makes every attempt to make food and experience exceptional. l Lots of parking and very private setting despite so close to other houses and town. The view of the Magillacuddy Reek mountains at sunrise from 4 front bedrooms on both floors was awesome. Highly recommend this house.

House manager Catriona was very responsive leading up to our stay and throughout. Always cheerful and informative. We love Ireland and highly recommend

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


  • 5 of 5

This house was ideal for our group of 13. There were ample gathering spaces and we loved that all the bedrooms were ensuite. The washer and dryer functioned more like American machines (clothes actually dried!). Best of all, the house is a short walk to the center of Killarney. We can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Perfect for 8 golfers

  • 4 of 5

This house is conveniently located, beautifully clean and well maintained. Easy driving distance from Ballybunion, and lots of other golf courses and sites. The owner was easy to deal with, and also arranged to have her housekeeper buy groceries and put them in the refrigerator on the day of our arrival.

There was plenty of room for 8 golfers with both enough privacy and enough togetherness. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Great deal.

  • 5 of 5

All positive. We had a family group of 13 and stayed for a week. Cannot beat the comfort, cleanliness and proximity to center of town. This is great place for two or three foursomes of golfers. Only one minor irritation - wireless Internet limited to 1st floor.

Marge, NY 10/2016

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on behalf. The Wifi issue has only come to our attention and we hope to have the problem rectified shortly. We are sorry this happened during you stay. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip. Best wishes, Catriona
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Ireland Golf Trip

  • 5 of 5

First time to Ireland for week long golf trip with 12 guys. The house was perfect for our trip. Easy,safe 5 minute walk to town. Plenty of room. Catriona was very helpful with arrival and making sure everything went smoothly during the week. Highly recommend the house for family or group trips to Killarney!

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0


Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
15-20 min drive Kerry Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Kilometres
2 min walk
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
2 min by car (but so many to choose from)
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
10 min walk
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Kilometres
2 min walk
Car: not necessary

Valentine house is conveniently located only 5 -10 min walk from Killarney town centre and boasts 8 en-suite bedrooms which can accommodate 16-20 people.

Golf: Guests at Valentine House will find themselves in the midst of a golfer’s paradise. The Kerry Region is famous for its golf courses and has long since attracted Golfers from around the world and Killarney is the ideal base. Killarney, Kenmare, Sneem, Ballybunion, Tralee and Waterville are just some of the courses that can be found in the county of Kerry.


Rates & Availability

Woodlawn House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan 7 2017 - Apr 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
Apr 29 2017 - Jun 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jun 3 2017 - Sep 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
Oct 7 2017 - Dec 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
Christmas 2017
Dec 24 2017 - Jan 3 2018
5 night minimum stay
Jan 6 2018 - May 19 2018
2 night minimum stay
Summer 2018
May 26 2018 - Sep 8 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $320.79
Tax Rate 9.0%

Once we have received your booking, any cancellation will result in the loss of the amount paid unless we can
re-book the premises.
Please note exceptions will be made under mitigating circumstances and with evidence of same.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Enter dates for accurate pricing

Partner Offers