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Tralee, Co. Kerry

Tralee is the true leading town of the county. Famous worldwide for its Rose Festival in August. It is well served by transport, rail, road and air and is the ideal base for touring the Dingle Peninsula and the Ring of Kerry.

On this page you can see a map of Tralee, see what's on in Tralee, find out how to get to Tralee, find things to see and do in Tralee, visit local websites for Tralee, find Hotels in Tralee, find Guesthouses in Tralee, find Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Tralee, find Hostels in Tralee, find Self-Catering Accommodation in Tralee, browse restaurants in Tralee.

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Rail to Tralee

Tralee, Co. Kerry is served by Tralee.

Bus to Tralee

  • Bus routes operated by Tralee Peoples Bus Service:
    • 290-A:
      • The Square Tralee
    • 290-B:
      • The Square Tralee
  • Bus routes operated by Bus ireann:
    • 13:
      • Tralee (Bus Station) - University of Limerick (Stables)
      • University of Limerick (Stables) - Tralee (Bus Station)
    • 14:
      • Killarney (Bus Station) - Limerick (Bus Station)
      • University of Limerick (Stables) - Killarney (Bus Station)
    • 271:
      • Killarney (Bus Station) - Tralee (Bus Station)
      • Tralee (Bus Station) - Killarney (Bus Station)
    • 272:
      • Ballybunion (Opp Garda Station) - Tralee (Bus Station)
      • Tralee (Bus Station) - Ballybunion (Garda Station)
    • 273:
      • Cloghane (The Creamery) - Tralee (Bus Station)
      • Tralee (Bus Station) - Cloghane (The Creamery)
    • 274:
      • Ballyheigue (Opp Garda Station) - Tralee (Bus Station)
      • Tralee (Bus Station) - Ballyheigue (Garda Station)
    • 275:
      • Dingle (The Quay Super Valu) - Tralee (Bus Station)
      • Tralee (Bus Station) - Dingle (The Quay Opp Super Valu)
    • 278:
      • Kilfenora (Kerry) (Tankard Bar) - Tralee (Bus Station)
      • Tralee (Bus Station) - Fenit (Godley's Hotel)
    • 279:
      • Killorglin (Library) - Tralee (Bus Station)
      • Tralee (Bus Station) - Killorglin (Library)
    • 280:
      • Tralee (Bus Station) - Tralee (Bus Station)
    • 284:
      • Killarney (Bus Station) - Tralee (Bus Station)
    • 314:
      • Ballybunion (Garda Station) - Limerick (Bus Station)
      • Limerick (Bus Station) - Ballybunion (Opp Garda Station)
    • 40:
      • Rosslare Europort - Tralee (Bus Station)
      • Tralee (Bus Station) - Rosslare Europort

Things to See and Do in Tralee

Ardfert Cathedral Ardfert Cathedral

Ardfert, Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland
A monastery was founded here by St. Brendan "The Navigator" in the 6th century. There are three medieval churches, an ogham stone and a number of early Christian and medieval grave slabs on the site today. The earliest building is the cathedral which date


Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland
Situated on the Dingle Peninsula, this is a 160 acre hill farm. Mainly drystock, featuring hill breeds of sheep and cattle. Indoor animal display. Guided tours. Feb-Sept.

Kerry County Museum

Co. Kerry, Ireland
This is part of the "Kerry the Kingdom" Experience, which features 3 superb attractions in one centre. Priceless treasures stand side by side with the most modern interpretative media. The History of Kerry and Ireland is divided into 11 time-frames (from

Siamsa Tíre Theatre

Town Park, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Siamsa Tíre celebrates Irish Culture and is home to the National Folk Theatre of Ireland. Join us for our Festival of Folk from May to September when we bring together visitors from all over the world to enjoy the best of Irish culture and entertainment.

The Geraldine Experience Centre

Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland
This is a unique visitor attraction located in the Kerry The Kingdom, Tralee, which also houses the exhibition Kerry In Colour and the Kerry County Museum. The visitor is transported back in time on a battery operated Time Car. Mar-Dec

The Jane Hilliard Gallery

Tralee , Co kerry, Ireland
Includes a profile of the artist and a contact form.

Tralee Aqua Dome

Dingle Road, Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland
One of Ireland's largest and exciting waterworld, the Dome features sky high water slides, wave pool, lazy river, whirlpool, rapids and many more. Restaurant and health suite. All year

Hotels in Tralee

Benners Hotel Benners Hotel

Upper Castle Street, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Featuring free WiFi, a restaurant and a terrace, Benners Hotel offers accommodation in Tralee, 500 metres from Siamsa Tire Theatre. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Rooms come with a TV.

Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa

Leebrook, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Ballygarry House is a 4-star hotel and spa located in Tralee, Kerry. It offers a 2 AA Rosette restaurant and luxury rooms with antique furnishings. Free public parking is available on site.

Ballyroe Heights Hotel Ballyroe Heights Hotel

Ballyroe, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Set in over 6 acres of gardens and woodland, Ballyroe Heights Hotel offers free Wi-Fi, modern en suite rooms and impressive views across the Sliabh Mish Mountains and Tralee Bay.

Ballyseede Castle Ballyseede Castle

Ballyseede, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Take a step back in time with a hotel steeped in history that offers luxurious surroundings within 30 acres of private gardens and woodland.

Brandon Hotel & Spa Brandon Hotel & Spa

Princes Street, Tralee, Co. Kerry
In the heart of Tralee, The Brandon Hotel is a brief walk from the town centre, providing a perfect base from which to explore Kerry.

Earl of Desmond Hotel Earl of Desmond Hotel

Ballyseedy, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Earl of Desmond Hotel is located just outside Tralee. This elegant property offers rooms looking onto its landscaped gardens.

Grand Hotel Tralee Grand Hotel Tralee

Denny Street, Tralee, Co. Kerry
The Grand Hotel is in the heart of Tralee, just 2 minutes’ walk from Siamsa Theatre. It offers a fine restaurant, limited free parking, free Wi-Fi and rooms with satellite TVs.

Imperial Hotel Imperial Hotel

27 Denny Street, Tralee, Co. Kerry
The family-run Imperial Hotel is situated in the very centre of Tralee town and offers comfortable en-suite rooms, 24 hour reception and room service, free WiFi, limited private parking and quality food.

Manor West Hotel & Leisure Club Manor West Hotel & Leisure Club

Tralee, Co. Kerry
With luxurious modern and spacious guest rooms, this family-run hotel offers spa treatments and complimentary use of an 18-metre pool, spa bath, sauna, steam room, and gym.

Meadowlands Hotel Meadowlands Hotel

Oakpark, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Set in pretty gardens, Meadowlands Hotel is a relaxing base just 1 km from Tralee town centre, and well located for exploring County Kerry. Food is served in the intimate 2-floor bar and informal restaurant, with seafood dishes being a speciality.

The Rose Hotel The Rose Hotel

Dan Spring Road, Tralee, V92 HKA4, Co. Kerry
The Rose Hotel is a four star hotel located in Tralee, located 1.5 km from the town centre with views of the Slieve Mish Mountains. Complimentary car parking and WiFi are also available for guests.

Guesthouses in Tralee

Brook Manor Lodge Brook Manor Lodge

Fenit Road, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Set against a backdrop of the Slieve Mish Mountains, this luxury 4-star guest house is only a 5-minute drive from the centre of Tralee. It offers a DVD library, a guest laptop, and free Wi-Fi.

Camp Junction House Camp Junction House

Camp, Dingle Peninsula, Kerry, Co. Kerry
Camp Junction House is located on the Dingle Peninsula, a 5-minute walk from miles of sandy beach. Beautifully furnished rooms have views of either Tralee Bay or the Slieve Mish Mountains.

Gorman Gorman's Clifftop House & Restaurant

Dingle Peninsula, V92 YDH6, Co. Kerry
Looking out over the Atlantic Ocean, Gorman's offers free Wi-Fi, a superb in-house restaurant and spacious, luxurious rooms with spectacular views of the ocean or the surrounding mountains.

St Martin St Martin's Guest House

Oakpark Road, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, St Martin's Guest House offers accommodation in Tralee, 1.4 km from Kerry County Museum. Free private parking is available on site. Certain units have a seating area to relax in after a busy day.

The Ashe Hotel The Ashe Hotel

Maine Street, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Ideally located in the heart of the historic town of Tralee, The Ashe Hotel offers free WiFi. This family-run hotel is just 1-minute walk from the town centre, within easy reach of shops, pubs and restaurants.

The Old Pier Guest Accommodation The Old Pier Guest Accommodation

Feohanagh, Ballydavid, Co. Kerry
Situated in the coastal town of Feothanach, a 3-minute drive from Ballydavid, on the Dingle Peninsula, The Old Pier Guesthouse offers modern rooms with free Wi-Fi, free parking, and a restaurant.

Tralee Townhouse Tralee Townhouse

High Street, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Situated in Tralee's town centre, the Tralee Townhouse offers en-suite rooms. The bed and breakfast is just 300 metres from Siamsa Tire Theatre. Each room has a TV, a work desk, ironing supplies, and tea and coffee making facilities.

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Pubs & Nightlife

Tralee Pubs and Nightlife: An essential part of Ireland's social life and a must for every visitor.

Guided Tours

Guided Tours and Bus Tours: Take a bus tour around Tralee, or an overnight tour visiting various sights in Tralee and the surrounding regions.

Map of Tralee