Top 10 Wedding Venues in Ireland
Ireland is a beautiful country that's full of wonderful sights and things to do. Who doesn't want their wedding day to be in such a romantic place? We've narrowed down the best of the best when it comes to venues for your special day. From castles and gardens to mansions and hotels, there are plenty of options available for you. So read on as we take you through our top ten choices for getting married in Ireland!
Dromoland Castle, County Clare
An elegant wedding venue with a historic castle and grounds, Dromoland is located in the picturesque village of Newmarket-on-Fergus. Dromoland has magnificent formal gardens that are open all year round. You can hold your ceremony there if you wish; alternatively, you can book one of several other locations nearby.
Ashford Castle, County Mayo
Ashford Castle, in County Mayo, is a romantic venue steeped in history. You can have any kind of wedding ceremony or reception at Ashford Castle—whether it's inside or out depends on which season suits your plans best!
Ballynahinch Castle, County Galway
Ballynahinch Castle is a medieval fortress that was built on the banks of the Wild Atlantic Way and has been restored to its former glory. You can get married in the castle's chapel or in one of their beautiful gardens located within the grounds. This venue also offers a range of accommodation options for your guests.
Faithlegg House Hotel, County Waterford
Just a short drive outside of Waterford City, Faithlegg House Hotel is a stunning venue for you and your guests to celebrate your big day. The hotel has plenty of room to host all your guests as well as additional accommodations nearby if needed. The grounds are beautiful and perfect for outdoor photos or ceremony locations!
The Ritz Carlton Powerscourt, County Wicklow
The Ritz-Carlton Powerscourt is located in Powerscourt Estate and is a 5-star hotel. The hotel has stunning views of the Wicklow Mountains and is perfect for a wedding ceremony or reception.
Clontarf Castle Hotel, Dublin City
Clontarf Castle Hotel is a 4-star hotel located in Clontarf, Dublin. The hotel is close to the city centre and has an onsite restaurant, bar and function room, and a beautiful garden.
Lough Eske Castle, County Donegal
Lough Eske Castle is a luxury five-star hotel and wedding venue in County Donegal, Ireland. It offers guests all the comforts of home, including a beautiful view of Lough Eske lake. The castle has a spa and gym for those who want to relax before their big day. Lough Eske Castle also provides plenty of other amenities.
Bellinter House, County Meath
On the South bank of the River Boyne with views of ancient Tara, this Georgian mansion is sure to delight. With over 270 years of rich history, this mansion is poised to become the perfect backdrop to your wedding day.
K Club Palmerstown Country Estate, Kildare Town
The K Club, a luxury hotel and resort in Kildare Town, offers so much to couples looking for their dream wedding venue. Stunning grounds, impeccable service, and luxury amenities can all be found and enjoyed here.
Derek Lawless is a professional Wedding Videographer based in the Garden of Ireland, Blessington, Co. Wicklow.