Adare is one of the prettiest and friendliest villages in Ireland.

Adare is located 18 kilometres south-west of Limerick city on the N21 Limerick - Tralee route. Adare is set in a picturesque location on the banks of the River Maigue, a tributary of the River Shannon.

It is renowned as one of Ireland's prettiest villages, and is designated as a Heritage Town and has won many prestigious Tidy Town Awards.