You are recently engaged. You are trying to work out your marriage budget. But you've got no idea how much a wedding costs. We have put together a sample cost breakdown to help you figure out how much does a wedding will cost in Ireland.
Our Wedding Videography prices start at approximately €1200, of course all packages can be tailored to suit your specific means.
So, how much does the average wedding day cost? Well, we are reticent to use words like typical or average, because there's no similar thing as an average marriage! That said, we know that it's really helpful to have concrete numbers in mind. So, while it's true that you can pull off a marriage on nearly any budget, for couples who conclude for everything, the average cost of a marriage in Ireland is €36,000
.What Are Typical Marriage Costs in Ireland?
This is an reflective list of prices, grounded around using good quality suppliers delivering excellent service. To be clear, this isn't a definite price we are quoting, it's simply a ballpark to give you a realistic idea of what effects bring. For every element of marriages, there are cheap options, precious options, and everything in between. It's over to you to decide what you want to splurge on, and what you want to save on.
The below figures are just there to give you a jumping-off point, the factual cost of any item or service will depend on what you bear specifically. Please be apprehensive that suppliers set their rates grounded on many different factors, so the below isn't to be taken as an exact number, rather to help you work out what you want to spend on and what you want to cut from the budget.
Venue: €15,400 (including catering and drinks for 140 guests at €110 per head)
Band & DJ: €2,000 - €3,000
Wedding Dress: €2,300
Photography: €1,500 - €3,000
Videography: €1,500 - €3,000
Wedding Rings: €800 - €2,000
Ceremony Music: €800
Groom's Suit: €800
Wedding Cake & Treats: €700
Gifts & Favours: €600
Hair & Makeup: €550
Accessories & Shoes: €500
Contingency: €4500 (we always recommend factoring in about 12.5% of whatever your wedding budget is) (Some Figures are from onefabday.com)
If you are planning your wedding and require a wedding videographer please take a look at our samples page to see lots of or previous couples.
I Love filming weddings in Wicklow and it is not just because I live in the Beautiful Garden of Ireland! Here is a selection a great wedding venues in Wicklow from the eyes of a Wedding Videographer.
Further than a marriage venue, Rathsallagh House offers the complete package of open log and turf fires, a luxurious dining room, fascinating bedrooms and drawing apartments, all within your veritably own private country house. Feeding for over to 250 guests, and boasting some wow- factor spaces for observances, including their walled auditoriums and orangery, this family- run venue is a real retired gem.
For further information, www.rathsallagh.com
Tinakilly Country House Hotel
Tinakilly Country House Hotel is a beautifully- restored Puritanical former hearthstone boasting all the charm of an old country house and all the ultramodern convenience of a contemporary hostel. The warm and welcoming platoon pride themselves on epicure food of the loftiest quality, using the freshest original fish, Wicklow beef, game and angel, and sauces and vegetables grown in the Tinakilly auditoriums. Up to 220 guests can be provisioned for in their luxurious Great Eastern Pavilion.
For further information, tinakilly.ie
Tulfarris is a perfect choice for your dream wedding day. Located just 40 minutes from Dublin, your guests will experience exquisite surroundings and gourmet cuisine against the spectacular backdrop of the Blessington Lakes and Wicklow Mountains. Our team are absolute experts in perfecting every detail. The resort comprises the stunning 18th-century manor house and is complemented by a luxury 4-star hotel with 4 holiday lodges. We can host weddings for both small and large numbers, the maximum capacity being 250 guests for dinner. We also offer a selection of ceremony suites if you wish to take your vows within the grounds.
For further information www.tulfarrisweddings.com
An iconic country retreat that’s formerly on everybody’s pail list, Powerscourt Hotel is among the most emotional marriage venues in the country, so it should come as no surprise that it makes our list of the stylish marriage venues in Wicklow. Feeding to marriages of over to 400 guests, it boasts an outrageously swish Georgian- style chamber, five- star service, and the eye- popping Wicklow geography as your background.
For further information, www.powerscourthotel.com
Poulaphouca House & Falls
Poulaphouca House & Falls is the perfect place for a uniquely swish and relaxed marriage. Presently looking better than it has in its 100 time history, Poulaphouca sits on 36 acres of unspoiled natural beauty, which includes forestland, lakes, wildlife, and, of course, the notorious Poulaphouca Waterfall. Feeding for marriages of over to 250 guests in their gorgeous Garden Pavilion, the venue is full of magical spaces, from the house itself, with its long, traditional, old- style bar, to the out-of-door sundeck and auditoriums, which form an idyllic space for drinks receptions.
For further information, www.poulaphouca.ie
Ballybeg House is nestled down a quiet lane between Aughrim and Tinahely and completely embraces the inconceivable views across the hills of Wicklow. Feeding for over to 170 guests, it’s swish and drinking at the same time. Observances on the field with those outstanding views as your background are unmissable, while the lately-refurbished yard really adds to Ballybeg’s charm.
For further information, www.ballybeg.ie
BrookLodge & Macreddin Village
BrookLodge & Macreddin Village is home to Ireland’s first pukka Wild and Organic Restaurant, The Strawberry Tree, so it’s the perfect venue for gourmands who want good food and great atmosphere just an hour from Dublin. Up to 180 guests can be accommodated for regale in the venue's stunning Swash Room suite, and the on- point accommodation is exceptional, too. We also love the gorgeously antique little tabernacle in the forestland, which you find by crossing a ground over a prattling beck-it's pure love!
For further information, www.brooklodge.com
Reel Irish Wedding Videography is based in Blessington County Wicklow. I Love filiming weddings especially in County Wicklow! Get in touch if you are planning your perfect Wedding Day in Wicklow and you require a wedding videographer.
Derek Lawless is a professional Wedding Videographer based in the Garden of Ireland, Blessington, Co. Wicklow.