The Brandon Hotel Conference and Leisure Centre is renowned as one of the top County Kerry Hotels, with high quality hotel accommodation, excellent facilities and a fantastic central location in Tralee Town Centre. The hotel’s warm welcoming atmosphere will greet you on arrival and the friendly staff will ensure that you have a relaxing break at the Brandon Hotel, Tralee. Add a picnic basket to your booking to enjoy on any of the features below.  

Tralee, the Capital of Kerry, is the retail, transport and tourism hub of west Munster. All National Primary routes, Iarnrod Eireann and Bus Eireann services converge on Tralee making it your ideal base as a gateway to The Dingle Penisula, The Ring of Kerry, Killarney and Muckross House and the Wild Atlantic Way. You will have the charm and retail excellence of Tralee Town Centre at your doorstep and also close to hand is the Tralee Bay area which has cylce ways along the Canal, beaches, marine sports and many more outdoor activities to suit all. We are happy to provide you with further details of these and other activities.


The "Wild Atlantic Way" in County Kerry

The “Wild Atlantic Way” is Ireland’s first long-distance driving route, stretching from the Inishowen Peninsula in County Donegal, to Kinsale in County Cork. It offers visitors an opportunity to truly discover the beauty of the West Coast of Ireland. Places to Discover along the route include Tralee Bay Area, Inch Beach, Dingle Peninsula, Valentia Island, Banna Beach & the World Famous Kerry Way Route amongst many other beautiful places in Kerry. Read More


Wild Water Adventures

Wild Water Adventures is a Tralee-based adventure centre in co Kerry specializing in coasteering, open-water swimming, sea kayaking, wild swimming tours and hill walking - making it the ideal day out for all ages. Read more.


Tralee Bay Wetlands

Tralee Bay Wetlands Centre & Nature Reserve is a wonderful spot to visit while out and about in Tralee Town in Co Kerry. The Centre has a wide range of activities that are suitable for all ages and is great fun for all those who visit. The Centre is adjacent to the greater Tralee Bay which is a Special Area of Conservation (SAC) and is a designated Natura 2000 site. Tralee Bay was one of the first sites to be accredited by Ramsar as a wetlands of international importance in Ireland. Read More


Blennerville Windmill

The Blennerville Windmill is Ireland´s only commercially operated windmill. It is also the tallest of its kind in Europe: 21.3 metres high. This 18th century windmill is now open to the public for all to enjoy. There are many fascinating workings to be seen as the giant sails turn. The adjoining buildings & houses interesting exhibitions on emigration and The History of Milling. Read More


Glanteenassig Woods

This hidden gem of West Kerry can be found a few kilometres outside of Castlegregory Town just off the R560, tucked away deep in the hills. See Video


The Ring of Kerry

The World famous Ring of Kerry is part of the mystical & unspoilt Ireland that has attracted visitors for hundreds of years. It’s spectacular beauty is beyond question. Read More 


Dingle Peninsula

There is no other landscape in Western Europe with the density and variety of archaeological monuments such as those found in West Kerry. This mountainous piece of land. Read More


Muckross House & Gardens

Muckross House & Gardens is situated close to the shores of Muckross Lake, amidst the beautiful scenery of Killarney National Park in Co Kerry. The house is a focal point within the Park. Read More


The Gap of Dunloe

The Gap of Dunloe in Co Kerry is a wild and rugged gap excavated by forging ice flows during the last Ice Age. It has a natural beauty to it that can only be appreciated when there in person. Read More



County Kerry is a beautiful place to visit and it has the honour of having not one, but two of the countries highest peaks the tallest of these being, Carrantuohill (1004 m). Read More