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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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BEAUTIFUL GROUNDS... FABULOUS VIEWS AND GREAT RACES!

We went to the CELTIC STEPS show here (FANTASTIC!) and just to see the Racecourse and how well it... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Christy_Luv2
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Gorey, Ireland
Tip top experience

My chums and I are not avid turf fans but "when in Rome"...The whole evening was really enjoyable... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
wart1
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stourbridge
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  • Average1%
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“race track” (5 reviews)
“parade ring” (5 reviews)
“race meeting” (4 reviews)
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Killarney Racecourse Grounds Ross Road, Killarney, Ireland
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+353 64 663 1125
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Reviewed yesterday

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 2 days ago

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 6 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago 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

2  Thank Danny C
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We visited the racecourse for their opening night party for a conference called TBEX recently and the racecourse did a great job hosting. Ample space and decent parking. They were great hosts and the Celtic Dance Show that was on there too was really impressive....More

Thank paula s
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We didn't attend a horse race...wasn't scheduled during our visit but we did go to the Celtic Steps, traditional Irish dancing that is a must see. I recommend sitting all the way in the back as high as possible so you can see. if you...More

Thank A2Cox
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

I attended a party at Killarney Racecourse as part of the TBEX conference. We didn't see a race, but were shown some horses, served dinner, and had entertainment. You simply can't beat the location--it is absolutely beautiful!! The grounds were immaculate and the mountains in...More

Thank albiongould
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

There are too many people crammed into the racecourse restaurant. Also you might have to sit at a table with people you don't know which not everybody likes. We were a party of 6 and we had a great table but it was set for...More

Thank Liffey
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