The Brehon Hotel opens in Killarney

Killarney’s newest hotel the 25 million euro Brehon has been officially opened. The four star premises opened for business in June and a ceremony to officially launch the hotel and spa took place last night. To celebrate the opening of the 127 bedroom facility Michael O Suilleabhan specially commissioned a piece of music entitled The Eagles Whistle.Minister John O Donohue said that on the 250th anniversary of the foundation of tourism in Killarney, Brehon will enhance the network of services in the town. He commended the courage of The O Donohue family to expand at a time when margins are under pressure. The hotel will employ 100 staff.