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Killarney Racecourse

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Killarney Racecourse Grounds Ross Road, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 663 1125
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Horse racing is special in Ireland. A stunning race track that attracts as many friendly local as... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
_coolclogherhouse
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Killarney, Ireland
A lovely evening spent at the racecourse

We went to see Celtic Steps Show at the Racecourse where we bought drinks at the Golf Club bar... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Suzanne M
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Killarney Racecourse Grounds Ross Road, Killarney, Ireland
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+353 64 663 1125
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Horse racing is special in Ireland. A stunning race track that attracts as many friendly local as visitors.

Thank _coolclogherhouse
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

We went to see Celtic Steps Show at the Racecourse where we bought drinks at the Golf Club bar before the show and enjoyed magnificent views towards the lakes and mountains.

Thank Suzanne M
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

May 2018 was a return visit after being here in 2012. The setting with the Purple Mountains on one side and McGillicudy's Reeks on the other is just amazing. Add the horses and the people and you have paradise. Already planning on how to get...More

Thank memphismickey
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

We travelled to Ireland expressly for the racing and this course did not disappoint. It was a lovely atmosphere and very well kept course

Thank susiepondplant
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

We went to the CELTIC STEPS show here (FANTASTIC!) and just to see the Racecourse and how well it is kept, is a wonderful sight.. The views make all the difference for this particular Racecourse. ENJOY!

Thank Christy_Luv2
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

My chums and I are not avid turf fans but "when in Rome"...The whole evening was really enjoyable. The location is stunning, surrounded by beautiful mountains and greenery, and with the sun out too it would be hard to pick a nicer setting, not too...More

Thank wart1
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

In the USA the thoroughbred racetracks are either attached to casinos or have dirt and maybe turf tracks. Killarney's racecourse was beautiful with only green grass (turf) racing, hills in the distance, bookies with colorful umbrellas to take your bets and a very impressive parade...More

Thank pghsteve
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

A brilliant small but very compact race course with all th amenities of a large track. The setting with the mountains back drop against the lush green grass was a beautiful site. Friendly and very welcoming.

Thank Pat H
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

What a Sunday. Climbing mountains, walking everywhere. Horse Racing, how awesome, ladies dressed up , perfect weather. This is awesome. We had a great time PJ won 2/4.

Thank greezil428
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I love horse racing but this track didn't disappoint. I've been to the Kentucky Derby and many other tracks around the US but this track was beautiful. All the races were on turf and you get get up close to the horses. The people were...More

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