Rally of the Lakes 1st - 4th May 2015
May 01, 2015
The Rally of the Lakes which takes place annually in Killarney on the first weekend of May is one of Ireland’s largest rallying events and always attracts a large and prestigious entry.
The ever popular Rally of the lakes returns to Killarney again in 2015 for it 36th year running.
There is a separate event for young drivers, but the main focus is on the competitors in the Irish Tarmac Rally Championship, with the top drivers from Ireland north and south out in force on what must be one of the most scenic rally routes anywhere in the world. There is also a round of the West Euro Cup, bringing drivers in from further afield.
Scotts Hotel is located right in the heart of Killarney town centre, secure car parking is available while your are a residents of Scotts Hotel. Scotts Bar has live music over the Rally of the Lakes weekend- it will be must stop for all followers of the Rally.
For the best available rates click on the link to stay right in the heart of the Rally Festival.Book now
Red Bull Wings for Life World Run - 3rd May 2015
May 03, 2015
The Red Bull Wings for Life Run is a truly scenic route offering some of the most spectacular scenery in Killarney.
The Wings for Life World Run is an entirely new concept which has never before been seen or undertaken in either running of any other sporting field. This is a global adventure in which everyone runs at the same time at various locations throughout the world. Depending on fitness, and endurance levels, runners are free to join and leave the race at any time they wish. All proceeds from the events will go to directly to the Wings for Life Foundation which funds research into curing spinal cord injury. The run will unite athletes in various locations around the world in one race running for those who unfortunately can’t.
Would you like to take part in this World Run, do you want to soak up the atmosphere, do you want to reach your next level. Scotts is only a 5 minute walk from Killarney National Park where the event is taking place. Click the book now button to avail of the best available rates!Book now
Killarney Races 10th -12th May 2015
May 10, 2015
Killarney Racing Festival in May truly marks the beginning of the Kerry summer.
This Festival takes place over three days in May.
It commences on Sunday 10th of May with an all National Hunt card. Evening race meetings will take place on Monday 11th and Tuesday 12th of May. This festival promises the very best of festival racing with a great atmosphere.
Killarney Racecourse proudly boasts the title of the most scenic racecourse in Ireland. It is situated within walking distance of Killarney town centre and has panoramic view of Killarney National Park, Ross Castle, The Lakes of Killarney and the McGillcuddy Reeks. Killarney has some of the best hotels, restaurants and night life in Ireland coupled with the best scenery.
Why not avail of our three day package in Scotts Hotel while in Killarney for the races. Live Music is played nightly during the races.Book now
Lakes of Killarney- 16th May 2015
May 16, 2015
This will be the first full marathon to be held in Killarney since 1964.
The Lakes Of Killarney Marathon is your chance to take part in either a full or half marathon run within the stunning Killarney National Park.
There are a choice of two options to take part beginning with the full marathon which comprises of 3 laps of a circuit within the grounds of the Knockreer Demesne and Ross Island with three ascents of the legendary Knockreer Hill. For the less adventurous there is also a half marathon which will take in one and a half laps of the same circuit with only one ascent of Knockreer Hill.
This is your chance to take part in the first running of what is sure to become a legendary marathon in the beautiful surroundings of Killarney. To avail of stay over packages click on the book now, Scotts is the perfect base for participants of The Lakes of Killarney Marathon.Book now
Ireland's Bike Fest 2015- from 29th May - 1st June 2015
May 29, 2015
Ireland Bikefest is an international festival for motorcycle owners in association with Harley Davidson.
There are guided and non guided ride outs throughout the magnificent county of Kerry where you can enjoy the views of the lakes and mountains. One thing we can guarantee is the beauty but not the weather. People travel from across the globe to attend the festival. It is suitable for all the ages and the festival is combined with music which is free to access on the outdoor stage. Over 30,000 in attendance last year and this year promises to be bigger than ever!
Scotts Hotel are proud to be part of the Ireland Bikefest; it is a truly special festival with a guarantee feel good factor! Live Music is played in Scotts Bar throughout the weekend; if you want to be part of this brilliant & unquie Irish Festival; click Book Now to get the best available rates!Book now