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Adare Manor

Adare Manor

Situated in a picturesque Irish village with convenient access to the rest of the country, Adare Manor is an ideal base for exploring the best that Ireland has to offer.

The hotel offers something for everyone – a luxury castle feeling for couples looking for a romantic getaway, state of the art golf for those keen to try their clubs on this championship course and, for those looking for a little pampering, the La Mer Spa is the only one of its kind in the British isles. There is also an abundance of activities for active families looking to explore the outdoors ranging from falconry to archery, horse-riding, cycling and fishing. This historic country castle escape has it all.

Rooms : 104 spacious bedrooms and suites    Type : Couples, Active Families, Golfers

OVERVIEW

A historic manor house dating back to the 19th century, Adare Manor boasts elegant, contemporary interiors alongside its original gothic architecture. This 840- acre estate is the perfect base to explore beautiful Southwest Ireland. Following a sympathetic renovation, this beautiful manor home has been revived to its former glory with incredible attention to detail by the current owner, JP Mcmanus. Adare Manor is located on an 840-acre estate in County Limerick, Southwest Ireland and the estate offers a perfect base to explore this stunning part of Ireland. Close by, Adare village is a quaint Irish village featuring thatched-roofed cottages, a heritage centre and an array of inviting boutiques, pubs and restaurants. Within this local village there is even a castle and an Abbey.

The hotel offers something for everyone – a luxury castle feeling for couples looking for a romantic getaway, state of the art golf for those keen to try their clubs on this championship course and, for those looking for a little pampering, the La Mer Spa is the only one of its kind in the British isles. There is also an abundance of activities for active families looking to explore the outdoors ranging from falconry to archery, horse-riding, cycling and fishing. This historic country castle escape has it all.

The hotel has 104 individually-designed rooms and suites that are luxurious and elegant. Each room is equipped with the latest technology, stunning marble bathrooms and top of the range amenities. The soft, plump bedding is very inviting after a long day exploring the hotel’s grounds and trying out the vast range of activities.

The Oak Room is the main dining room and was the former family dining room. The high arches and oak-panelled walls offer an elegant atmosphere where you can recall the fabulous dinner parties that have taken place in this room over the years. The menu features fine dining with responsibly-sourced meat, game and seafood and the freshest local produce available. Breakfast and afternoon tea are served in the magical Gallery, a monumental room which closely resembles a cathedral and is surrounded by ancient wood carvings and meticulously-restored stained glass. The Tack Room offers cocktails and light fare for casual evenings. Adare Manor is a luxury retreat that will exceed all of your expectations.

HIGHLIGHTS

Adare Manor is a playground for adults and children alike.

  • Wander through the woodlands – there is 840 acres to explore on the estate
  • Enjoy a leisurely ride on one of the Pashley bicycles
  • Try a round of golf on the state of the art championship course designed by Tom Fazio
  • If you prefer something a little more adventurous, spend a few hours learning about falconry, archery, horse riding, game shooting, Irish Gundogs, or world class trout and salmon fishing on the River Maigue.
  • The hotel also has Ireland’s first La Mer Spa and a fitness centre and pool.

 

ACCOMMODATION

Classic Room

These elegant and simple bedrooms offer 463 square feet of space, en-suite bath with rainfall shower, king size bed and a view of the river, the woodlands or the golf course

Deluxe room

The deluxe rooms offer 538 square feet, en-suite bath with rainfall shower, king size bed or two double beds and many different estate views.

Stateroom

These expansive rooms offer 592 square feet including a fireplace and comfortable sitting area, en-suite bath with double vanity, separate shower and bath, king bed or two double beds and beautiful views of the estate.

One-Bedroom Suite

These spacious suites boast 926 square feet, king bed, sitting area and ensuite bath with double vanity and separate shower and bath.

Dunraven Staterooms

These spectacular bedrooms are located in the historic Manor House and they offer 753 square feet, fantastic views, a king size bed and private sitting area furnished with a sofa, desk and fireplace. The ensuite bathroom has double vanity and separate shower and extra deep bath

Signature Suite

The top suites at Adare Manor are luxurious in every way. They offer 1076 square feet, a separate living area and bedroom and an expansive ensuite bathroom with double vanity, separate shower and bathtub. These suites also come with a dedicated Manor Butler to personalize your stay.

ACTIVITIES

Adare Manor is a playground for adults and children alike and perfect location for experiencing the local area.

Clay Shooting & Archery

Experience this Irish tradition, followed by kings and lords for centuries. Test your
skill against a bolting rabbit, springing teal or wily woodcock. Or aim for the bull’s eye
on an archery target.

Cliffs of Moher

Soaring over 700 feet, the Cliffs of Moher are a magnificent 8-kilometre stretch of sea cliffs along the Atlantic coast of Clare. Wonderful views and fabulous seabird colonies make the Cliffs of Moher a must-see natural attraction in the west of Ireland.

Private Walking Tour of the Burren

The Burren landscape, with its unusual limestone rock formations, fascinating prehistoric archaeology and renowned flora and fauna, provides a spectacular terrain for a guided walk. Explore its secrets on a half-day walking tour with your private guide.

Rock of Cashel

Sometimes known as Cashel of the Kings, the Rock of Cashel in County Tipperary is a spectacular collection of medieval buildings set on an outcrop of limestone rock.

Sea Kayaking

Enjoy a sea kayaking adventure as you enjoy the beautiful Irish coastline, navigating sheltered waters to hidden coves. Keep your eyes peeled for local wildlife such as puffins or seals whilst listening to the calming lap of the ocean.

The Aran Islands

Situated off Ireland’s west coast, the Aran Islands offer spectacular limestone pavements, awesome coastal scenery and a traditional way of life that is still very much alive. A day trip or an overnight stay will live with you long after you’ve returned.

The Ring of Kerry

Snaking more than 120 scenically captivating miles in a circular route around the Iveragh Peninsula in southwest Ireland’s County Kerry, The Ring of Kerry takes in rugged and verdant coastal landscapes, lakes and mountains and charming seaside villages.

FAMILY

Adare Manor has always been a family home and children are welcome in the resort. Babysitting services are offered through the concierge. Children of all ages are bound to enjoy the fun activities on offer.

LOCATION

Located along the beautiful Wild Atlantic Way, a touring route which winds across the west of Ireland, showcasing some truly spectacular scenery. Wherever you may wander on your adventures, Adare Manor is waiting to welcome you back at the end of the day, with fine dining, a warming drink, and a peaceful, incredibly comfortable night’s rest.

 

HOLIDAY IDEAS/SAMPLE ITINERARIES

See below some itinerary ideas that can include Adare Manor.

An Irish Family Adventure

  • ""Outstanding from every perspective!""

    Valerie Wilson Ireland Educational

 

ACCOMMODATION COLLECTION


Ashford Castle

The magnificent five star Ashford Castle is set in 350 acres, on the picturesque shores of Lough Corrib. With 82 guest rooms, a wealth of activities and thoughtful touches, enjoy acclaimed Irish hospitality on a grand scale. The Castle dates back to 1228 when it was originally founded by the Anglo-Norman De Burgo family, later becoming the family home of the famous Guinness family whose name is now synonymous with the Emerald Isle.

Rooms : 82 Bedrooms.  Type : Couples, Families, Outdoor Active, Golf

 


Coworth Park

Rooms: 71 guest rooms including 8 Suites and 2 Signature Suites, North Lodge and The Dower House

Type: Family, Couples, Equestrian and Sporting Enthusiasts

Features & Activities:  Enjoy quintessentially English activities in a stunning parkland setting such as tennis, croquet and horse-riding or explore at your own pace on one of the hotel’s bicycles.

Location: Only 20 minutes from London Heathrow Airport and an easy 45 minutes from central London


Gleneagles

Gleneagles is arguably one of the world’s best hotels and country resorts in the world. Also known as ‘The Playground of the Gods’, the ‘Eighth Wonder of the World’ and a ‘Riviera of the Highlands’, since Gleneagles first opened its doors in 1924, its reputation has remained undiminished. Located deep in the heart of Scotland, it is possible to tour both the Highlands and the Lowlands from this base, and it is surrounded by sites of spectacular natural scenery and deep historical importance.

As a resort, Gleneagles has something to offer everyone. From the adventurous nature lovers to golfing enthusiasts to those looking for some rest and relaxation.

Rooms : 232 Luxury Bedrooms 26 Suites  Type : Couples, Active Families, Golfers

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