Nestled in an old orchard well recessed from the Main Street, with ample parking for 200 cars and coach bays. Rathkeale House oozes the charm and character of an old world hotel. However this purpose-built hotel only opened in 1997.
Large, spacious public areas high ceilings, earthy colour decor, open fires and the use of wood create a unique atmosphere.
The hotel has 26 tastefully-decorated bedrooms, all en-suite, with direct-dial telephone, tea and coffee making facilities and multi-channel TV. Relax in the foyer or one of our bars where you can enjoy a leisurely drink by the warm glow of an open log fire.
The hotel is ideally located for business travel and holiday makers alike as we are situated in the heart of Munster with Shannon, Cork and Farranfore airports all within easy reach.
The Hotel is positioned well off the Main Street and provides a quiet and comfortable night’s sleep and our comfortable foyer/lobby is the ideal place to relax around an open fire, after a hard day’s work or sightseeing.
Nearby amenities include:
The Great Southern Trail (walking/cycling).
Three golf courses within 10 km (Adare Manor old and new and Newcastlewest.
Horse riding, hunting, fishing, clay pigeon shooting
Ten minutes from beautiful Adare village.
One hour from the world famous Ring of Kerry.
The hotel facilities include:
The Chestnut Tree Bar provides the perfect surroundings for you to enjoy a leisurely drink or light snack in its unique atmosphere.
Regular evening entertainment is provided at weekends.
With 2 giant TV screens, we can cover all sporting occasions.
Beautiful open fire
Comfortable old world charm
O’Dea's Bistro & The Orchard Restaurant
O’Dea’s Bistro provides a daily carvery menu served from 12 noon to 3 pm.
Evening meals are served from 6 to 9 pm every day.
Bar Menu available all day.
Our menus are all sourced locally with the finest of ingredients.
Our friendly staff will only be too pleased to advise on menu choice & wine selection from our cellars.
Both A la Carte and Table D’hôte menus are available
The Garden Suite(Grand Ballroom) / Function and Meeting Rooms
Rathkeale House has five function/meeting rooms catering from two to 250 people. Our ballroom caters for up to 250 guests and makes the ideal location for weddings, functions or parties.
Rathkeale House Hotel is the ideal venue for your function no matter what the occasion. There is a superb menu choice to suit your requirements and we will gladly advise you on your selection.
The ballroom can also cater for Holy Communions, Confirmations, Christenings, Family Reunions, Retirement Parties and Christmas Parties, etc.
We also specialise in Corporate Training Days and a full range of audio visual equipment, stationery and secretarial services are also available.
Corporate Packages can be tailored to include room hire, accommodation and meals, etc