Walking & Hiking in kerry

Welcome the kingdom of Kerry home to the most scenic routes in the south-west of Ireland and your getaway to discover breath-taking views across beaches, bogs, over hills and through valleys and by the coast. Explore Ireland's riches walking along the Wild Atlantic Way which showcases Ireland at its very best. Discover Irish heritage, historic landmarks, cultural kicks walking or hiking at your own leisure.

Why Stay With Us?

The award-winning Ballyroe Heights Hotel is an idyllic base while exploring the kingdom. Our friendly reception team are happy to organise guided walking or hiking tours during your stay. We also offer complimentary use of our storage facilities for your hiking equipment as well as free on-site parking and WIFI.

Each of our guestrooms are complete with ultra-comfortable beds with large fluffy pillows to ensure the utmost of comfort after a long day of exploring. Enjoy spacious rooms with minimal themes and luxurious features including remote control lighting, en-suite shower and bath, flat-screen satellite TV and tea and coffee making facilities. Relax, unwind and wake up feeling refreshed.


Kerry Camino

Just a short 15-minute drive from Ballyroe Heights Hotel the Kerry Camino Way is possibly one of the most beautiful ways to spend your time in the West of Ireland. This local initiative promotes walking tourism through the Dingle Way between Dingle and Tralee.

The Kerry Camino is divided into 3 legs and can be spanned out over 3 days of walking in which walkers will pass through mountainous, rugged, coastal scenery, on through towns and picturesque villages.

15 mins


Gap of Dunloe

The Gap of Dunloe is a narrow mountain pass forged between the MacGillycuddy Reeks and Purple Mountain by glacial flows. The whole walk is paved, making it easy for you to enjoy the scenery.

40 mins


Muckross Nature and Historic Trails

A variety of surfaced trails to suit all levels of walking ability and many of a specific interest, these trails provide the visitor to Killarney with a very special range of opportunities access the majestic nature of the valley easily

52 mins