News from County Kerry. This is not a news channel but we bring you stories from around Kerry which may be of interest to visitors to the county.
Browse our Kerry News here.
Readers who have interesting news stories from their area are welcome to submit them to us and we will publish them if appropriate.
Easter is when the tourist season starts in earnest and the demand for accommodation in Killarney at Easter is hectic. Now on Thursday evening (Holy Thursday) there is very little accommodation left. B&Bs are almost totally booked out but there are some hotel rooms still left. It is not too [Read More…]
Another great Kerry Drama Festival at The Ivy Leaf Theatre has drawn to a close. Only four drama groups participated this year because of disruption caused by Covid 19. But what we lacked in quantity was made up in quality. All four plays were in the Open Section and the [Read More…]
You may be looking for B&B in Kerry for St. Patrick’s Day 2022. Already almost all the hotels in Kerry are full and it is getting more and more difficult to find any accommodation in Kerry for the St. Patrick’s weekend at this stage. At the time of writing we [Read More…]
As we leave another difficult year behind what better wish for all our family, friends and visitors from all over the world than the old Irish saying: ‘Go mbeirimid beo ar an am seo arís’ which means ‘That we may be alive at this time again (next year)’. In these [Read More…]
Happy Christmas 2021 from Stay in Kerry! 2021 was again dominated by Covid 19 and the hope that it would be gone by this Christmas was not realised. Indeed, the new Omicron variant is taking hold and the urgency in getting everybody vaccinated and boosted has intensified. Having said that, [Read More…]
Ireland has one of the highest levels of vaccination among the adult population in the EU but the level of infection is still a cause for concern. However, in the latest Covid 19 Updates the government has announced a significant easing of restrictions including internal and international travel as well [Read More…]
Update Saturday 25th September 2021: There are lots of Getaway Deals still available with substantial discounts But there are still many good deals to be found here. So go ahead and check it out! For 36 hours from 13th August 2021 you can get 30% or more off selected hotels [Read More…]
Under Phase 3 of the Roadmap for Reopening Ireland, Cafés and restaurants providing on premises food & beverages, pubs and hotel bars operating as restaurants, hotels, hostels, caravan parks and holiday parks can re-open on June 29th. Hotels in Tralee have been busy preparing for re-opening, putting in place social [Read More…]
Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, hotels, B&Bs and other hospitality businesses have remained closed for about three months. Following Government advice, these establishments can re-open from 29th June. They have been busy implementing new cleaning regimes and protocols in accordance with Government and The World Health Organisation advice. It is [Read More…]