Behind the Scenes at our Foodie Photoshoot

Following our exciting ‘Best Hotel Restaurant in Ireland’ win last month we decided to organise a foodie photoshoot in The Oakroom restaurant. With the help of fantastic Limerick-based photographer Tarmo Tulit we had a very creative afternoon capturing The Oakroom’s delicious looking dishes (no tasting allowed!). Here are some shots behind the scenes …

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From Stately Home to Grand Castle

Did you know that Adare Manor did not always look like the magnificent castle it is today? A much smaller Georgian house, built in the 1720s, occupied the landscape until the Second Earl of Dunraven and his wife, Lady Caroline Wyndham, decided to undertake its transformation. The Manor ‘structurally’ as it exists today was not…

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Forever Carved in Stone

During the building of Adare Manor The Earl of Dunraven commissioned this elaborate stone carving to adorn the front facing of Adare Manor. It reads: “This goodly house was erected by Wyndham Henry Earl of Dunraven and Caroline, his Countess, without borrowing, selling or having a debt.” Learn more about the history of Adare Manor

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Adare Manor wins Best Hotel Restaurant in Ireland award

We had exciting news at Adare Manor this week. On Monday night at the Irish Restaurant Awards, our fine-dining Oakroom Restaurant was named ‘Best Hotel Restaurant in Ireland’. This followed just hours after Adare Manor was named Best Hotel Restaurant in Munster, and earlier this year, Best Hotel Restaurant in Limerick. We could not be happier…

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Adare Manor: Then and Now

We had exciting news at Adare Manor this week. On Monday night at the Irish Restaurant Awards, our fine-dining Oakroom Restaurant was named ‘Best Hotel Restaurant in Ireland’. This followed just hours after Adare Manor was named Best Hotel Restaurant in Munster, and earlier this year, Best Hotel Restaurant in Limerick. We could not be happier…

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An Elegant Setting to Wine and Dine

Last Thursday evening, Adare Manor hosted The Winemakers Dinner. Fifty guests enjoyed a six course tasting menu complete with luxurious wine pairings from O’Brien’s Wine. Adare Manor’s stunning Minstrel’s Gallery created the perfect setting for the elegant evening. O’Brien’s hand-selected, fine wines were paired with delicious creations from Adare Manor’s culinary team. Without a doubt,…

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Learning the Secrets of Parisian Skincare

Last Monday, Lavender Cottage at Adare Manor invited several ladies to an exclusive Darphin Masterclass, an evening of skincare tips and tricks from Darphin expert, Peigin Crowley. Darphin, a recent addition to Lavender Cottage, is an exclusive, high-end, Parisian beauty line that focuses on natural, plant essences and essential oils. The ladies enjoyed pink prosecco…

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The Roses visit Adare Manor

This morning, Adare Manor welcomed the thirty-two lovely ladies that are contending for the title ‘The Rose of Tralee’. Since 1959, The Rose of Tralee International Festival has attracted thousands of viewers and competitors each year. Every summer, the festival brings young women of Irish decent from around the world to County Kerry, for a…

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Fourth of July Festivities

This past Thursday, Adare Manor welcomed Hermitage Green and close to four-hundred guests for a fabulous Fourth of July barbeque. All of our planning and preparation certainly paid off! The celebration was a wonderful time filled with great music, delicious food, and dear friends. Children marvelled at the sweet treats from the ice cream van,…

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