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Killarney Racecourse

#32 of 106 things to do in Killarney Features Animals
Killarney Racecourse Grounds Ross Road, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 663 1125
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Killarney Races A Must

We have been attending the August racing festival each year since 2014 and have every intention of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Scarborough, United Kingdom
A gorgeous track

We had a great day at Killarney Racecourse. It was our first visit and it was just the most... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Katrina W
Saint John, Canada
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Killarney Racecourse Grounds Ross Road, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 663 1125
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been attending the August racing festival each year since 2014 and have every intention of making it an annual event. The moment you enter the racecourse you are met with a beautiful lush green track circling an amazing looking golf course with a...More

Thank Gazman68
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We had a great day at Killarney Racecourse. It was our first visit and it was just the most beautiful setting with the mountains in the distance. It was a huge track and a sunny day so we watched several races from the grandstand and...More

Thank Katrina W
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We went to the races here in early May for two evenings.The first it rained heavily and we did not enjoy .The next evening the sun and blue sky was there in aboundance and what a lovely time we had enjoying the horse racing on...More

Thank sydneyreed1910
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The May meeting is an interesting festival of racing. The corporate hospitality is great value and gives you a fantastic view of the course. If the weather is on your side the views of the mountains and Lough Leane provide a fabulous backdrop. Livley entertainment...More

1  Thank mcromarty
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Went racing here last summer,the weather was beautiful, around 10 minute walk from the city centre,or you can travel in style and get a horse and carriage, probably would have been a lot different if the weather was bad, if the sun is out, it's...More

Thank gunter162
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Traditionally May and July are the race meetings in Killarney, (though a third has recently) been added in June. Situated at Ireland's most picturesque racecourse with panoramic views of Loch Léin as well as McGillycuddy's Reeks, Ladie's Day in July is a popular fashion event...More

Thank Clionamac1
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Evening race meetings in Killarney are marvelous. When the horses race down the back straight it is hard not to be distracted by the awesome beauty in the background. One of the most scenic racecourses in the world. Always glamorous, it is one of the...More

Thank Ainenilaoire
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I realized that opening day at the races fell in our vacation time and we knew we had to attend. After all, what could top off a trip to Ireland better than going to the horse races? We were not disappointed. Opening...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Killarney has a few evening meetings annually In the Summer afternoon the wonderful view takes the eye away from the horses As an outing I would highly recommend horseracing in Killarney

Thank Ainenilaoire
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We originally booked a 'hospitality' package which included a carvery, but the rang us a few days before and changed it to a surf n turf bbq. The course was incredibly friendly, and as we were there as a couple they added us on to...More

2  Thank Mike0210
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Katrina W
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usually around 3 hours 😊