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HotelsCombined Recognize Sportsman's Inn, Killarney Amongst Canada’s Best Hotels

Published: Monday, April 30, 2018

After a lengthy survey gathering data from millions of online guest reviews covering all types of Canadian lodging, Australian-based HotelsCombined has awarded The Sportsman’s Inn their official Recognition of Excellence for 2018.

This award is in recognition of consistently achieving the highest standards, representing the top 3% of accommodations worldwide for customer satisfaction. The HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence is based on the following criteria:

  • At the time of judging, a winner is rated 8.50/10 or over with a minimum of 50 customer reviews certified by HotelsCombined.
  • Absence of any major customer service problems; recurring or unresolved
  • The hotel staff responded to the HotelsCombined team, demonstrating their commitment in providing quick assistance.
  • The Sportsman’s Inn boasts a high satisfaction rating among guests and travel industry experts, receiving 149 reviews for an impressive rating of 9.0 out of 10.

“We are very proud to note that this recognition does not involve any cost, commission or any kind of contracts. It is not paid advertising, but earned independently,” notes General Manager Kelly McAree. “Ultimately, our goal is to make sure visitors can locate and stay in the best properties and now The Sportsman's Inn is recognized as one of the very best,” he continued.

About The Sportsman’s Inn: Newly renovated and expanded Killarney Mountain Lodge, Sportsman’s Inn, and Killarney Bay Inn are now under the same ownership and management, and are the only waterfront marina/lodges on the Killarney Channel. For more information, visit


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