Adare ManorThis amazing property is just 30 minutes from Shannon Airport

Deluxe Adare Manor Castle Hotel

Voted the Number One European Resort by the Conde Nast Traveler Magazine's "2002 Readers Choice Awards", the Adare Manor Hotel & Golf Resort has earned this honor by consistently providing the highest possible standards of service and facilities in Ireland's most breathtaking setting. An RAC Five Star hotel and a member of the prestigious Leading Hotels of the World organisation, Adare Manor provides you with an elegant yet relaxing atmosphere for a truly memorable stay.

Set amid 840 acres of formal gardens and rolling parkland, the Adare Manor Hotel and Golf Resort offers world class facilities which include a variety of accommodations to suit your needs, a magnificent Robert Trent Jones Sr. designed championship golf course, the luxurious Spa at Adare Manor, the Adare Manor Equestrian Centre with a scenic and challenging cross-country trail, several fine restaurants, entertaining bars and many more activities to fill your days and evenings. Whether travelling with family or friends, or if you are looking for the ultimate corporate retreat, Adare Manor will pamper you in old world style while you experience unforgettable new memories.

Rooms: 138, some with period antiques and bay windows. New multi-bedroom town houses are ideal for families; duffers should book Clubhouse rooms.

Service: Staff-to-guest ratio of 0.7 to 1.

Dining: Oak Room (jacket and tie) for dishes like honey-roasted suckling pig with apple stuffing; the Clubhouse for traditional Irish fare.

Facilities: Golf course, small gym, spa, indoor pool, horseback riding, skeet shooting, fishing.