History of The Butler Arms Hotel Waterville Kerry
Originally opened in March of 1884 the Butler Arms Hotel was purchased by Martin & Mary Huggard in 1916 and is one of Ireland's best-known family-run hotels, is treasured for its air of luxury combined with a homely, intimate atmosphere.
The Huggard Family having been running the hotel for 100 years and is currently been run by the 4th generation of Huggard's.
The hotel is now personally run by Louise and Paula Huggard, bringing their highly professional style to this property.
The great vision, infectious enthusiasm and steely resolve to succeed, demonstrated by Martin and Mary Huggard a century ago, has been inherited by a whole new generation of the Family with the Butler Arms Hotel in Waterville and the Lake hotel in Killarney both currently thriving and sure to add another exceptional chapter to one of the greatest ever success stories in a long and colourful history of Irish tourism.