The HEAnet Conference 2022 will take place in the The Great Southern Hotel, Killarney, Co. Kerry.


Built in 1854 with the remit to ‘take the guest’s breath away’, Great Southern Killarney still stands proudly as Killarney’s Premier Historic Hotel. The hotel is a member of the internationally renowned collection of independent hotels, Preferred Hotels and Resorts. Great Southern is also a member of Historic Hotels Worldwide and was awarded the Best Historic Hotel in Europe in their Awards of Excellence. A family business led by local hoteliers, Great Southern is a truly unique and iconic hotel. As well as being surrounded by 6 acres of beautiful gardens right in the heart of Killarney town centre, Great Southern is also within a moment’s walking distance of the sublime Killarney National Park & is favourably located alongside Killarney Railway Station.

Great Southern Killarney has enjoyed a most interesting and impressive history, throughout which the hotel has fortunately retained its striking original Victorian features, while continually developing a deluxe guest experience featuring beautifully appointed accommodations.

For more information, please visit the Hotel’s website at