« BackKerry tourism rep says sector is experiencing perfect recovery

The PRO of the Kerry Branch of the Irish Hotels Federation says the tourism industry experienced the “perfect recovery” this year.

Main Street, Killarney

Significant growth is being reported across the sector in comparison to 2014.

Among the factors which have contributed to this are exchange rates, maintaining the 9 per cent VAT rate for the sector and improving economies overseas and at home.

Michael Rosney, who runs the Killeen House Hotel in Killarney, says the Wild Atlantic Way and improved air accessibility have also helped the industry in the county: