A Living Tradition

Tim Buckley and Julia Daly established The Arbutus Hotel KiIlarney in 1926. Their style of hospitality merged seamlessly with location, structure and detail to create something special for the guest.

Their son Pat and his wife Norrie Comer, took over in 1960, moderniszing the Kerry Hotel yet maintaining the spirit created by his parents.

Their grandson Seán, his wife Carol Dempsey and their 3 children, Emer, Roisin and Ronan continue the promise made over 85 years ago and have maintained the warmth and friendliness that sets the Arbutus apart.

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The unique welcome and tradition of a family run Kerry Hotel