There are a tonne of beautiful hotel wedding venues across Ireland, and for all we know, your dream wedding venue could be right here in front of you.

With more and more people looking for all-in-one packages to make planning a wedding that much easier, we thought we'd shine a light on 11 hotel wedding venues we love around the country. Without further ado, in alphabetical order, let's go!

 

Carlton Hotel Blanchardstown

THE VENUE:

Renowned wedding destination, The Carlton Hotel Blanchardstown is an Irish-owned, contemporary wedding venue, ideal for both large and small weddings. Why not opt to hold your ceremony at the hotel, so your wedding party can celebrate together in one place? Your guests will love the hotel’s beautiful Grand Ballroom and the top quality catering facilities on offer.

ACCOMMODATION:

155 rooms, including junior and superior suites.

WHY WED HERE?

The team pride themselves on their attention to detail and the venue is easily accessible from M1 and M50, making it the ideal meeting point.

THE BILL:

From €59pp

TOP TIP:

Prior viewing the venue, make a list with the items that are important for you to have on the “Big Day”

For more information about the Carlton Hotel Blanchardstown, visit their website or catch them on Facebook and Instagram.

 

Clanard Court Hotel

THE VENUE:

The Family-run, four-star Clanard Court Hotel is located just one hour from Dublin, in south Kildare. Licensed for civil ceremonies and blessings, this award-winning country chic wedding venue can host large celebrations in the Garden Ballroom, while the Duke of Leinster Suite is ideal for more intimate affairs.

ACCOMMODATION:

There are 37 well-appointed guestrooms.

WHY WED HERE?

Keep an eye out for their resident Alpacas, who can provide a fun backdrop for your photos. Also, the Revive Treatment Rooms are perfect for any pre or post-wedding beauty treatments.

THE BILL:

From €45pp

TOP TIP:

Work with the people looking after you to keep it as stress-free as possible.

For more information about the Clanard Court Hotel, visit their website or catch them on Facebook and Instagram.

 

Fernhill House Hotel

THE VENUE:

The award-winning Fernhill House Hotel & Gardens has been hosting weddings for 50 years at its Georgian mansion house. The gardens are perfect for those all-important wedding photos and the marquee is a great option for a cocktail reception.

ACCOMMODATION:

A mix of 27 top-class Georgian rooms and beautiful, modern suites make Fernhill House Hotel & Gardens one of the top ranked hotels in Co. Cork.

WHY WED HERE?

An outdoor ceremony in the marriage garden is as romantic as a setting gets.

THE BILL:

From €55pp

TOP TIP:

Pick a venue where you can take stunning photos as it will create a more relaxed day which you can enjoy more of with your guests.

For more information about the Fernhill House Hotel, visit their website or catch them on Facebook and Instagram.

 

Four Seasons Carlingford

THE VENUE:

Set in the historic village of Carlingford, between the mountains and the sea, the Four Seasons Hotel Carlingford provides an idyllic setting for your wedding day. They have unveiled a newly designed Wedding Suite with spectacular views. Whether you’re looking for an intimate, traditional or extravagant wedding, their experienced wedding team will work with you to create your dream day.

ACCOMMODATION:

The hotel has a total of 58 bedrooms.

WHY WED HERE?

The award-winning hotel is situated in a beautiful location, meaning you’ll be spoiled for choice for your wedding photographs.

THE BILL:

From €60pp

TOP TIP:

Every venue has some room for negotiations, so do not be afraid to ask for some discount or ask can they throw something in for you free of charge. Will your family & friends be staying in the hotel? What discount is given to wedding guests & are you guaranteed a certain amount of bedrooms?

For more information about the Four Seasons Carlingford, visit their website or catch them on Facebook.

 

Glenview Hotel and Leisure Club

THE VENUE:

Situated in the picturesque Glen of the Downs, Co. Wicklow, is the Glenview Hotel. With a sweeping tree-lined driveway and breathtaking views of the Wicklow mountains, this multi award-winning wedding venue is an ideal location to host your celebrations.

ACCOMMODATION:

70 bedrooms in total, comprising of the Presidential Suite, executive rooms, family and deluxe rooms.

WHY WED HERE?

Whether you dream of a summer or winter wedding, say I do at the Glenview Hotel, and you’ll find a wedding for all seasons.

THE BILL:

From €55pp

For more information about the Glenview Hotel and Leisure Club, visit their website or catch them on Facebook.

 

Grand Hotel Wicklow

THE VENUE:

The only hotel in Wicklow Town, The Grand Hotel has been welcoming guests to the heart of the 'Garden of Ireland' since 1896. You can exchange your vows in front of your loved ones in their Abbey Suite, or if you're looking for an outdoor setting, the Abbey Gardens is the perfect location. For more intimate celebrations, their Friar Suite is ideal, and Wynnes Gastro Pub is ready and waiting to host more casual day two celebrations.

WHY WED HERE?

The wedding team at the Grand Hotel aim to treat your wedding as being as important to them as it is to you and your loved ones. Plus, their hotel and ballroom are recently refurbished so the venue is in tip-top condition.

TOP TIP:

Don’t forget what’s important, it can be stressful from time to time but with the right venue, they will hold your hand through it all. Just take a step back and remember what it is all about – you both!

For more information about the Grand Hotel Wicklow, visit their website or catch them on Facebook and Instagram.

 

Lough Rea Hotel and Spa

THE VENUE:

The award-winning Lough Rea Hotel & Spa is one of the most highly recommended venues in the West of Ireland. This four-star venue boasts a stunning ballroom, holding up to 350 guests. The glass chandeliers, mood lighting, private piano lounge and rooftop garden, make this venue an ideal wedding setting.

ACCOMMODATION:

There are 91 spacious and luxurious rooms with views overlooking the Galway countryside or lake.

WHY WED HERE?

The small touches and attention to detail make this venue stand out. Their coordinator will also help plan every aspect of your wedding day.

THE BILL:

From €47pp

SPECIAL OFFER:

For all our Confetti Brides they would like to give you their Chiavari Chairs complimentary.

For more information about Lough Rea Hotel and Spa, visit their website or catch them on Facebook.

 

Radisson Blu Letterkenny

THE VENUE:

Donegal’s natural beauty makes it an extremely romantic location for a wedding, and so, it’s easy to see why it’s so popular with couples from across Ireland and beyond. The Radisson Blu, Letterkenny is conveniently located in the very heart of the town – ideal for travelling guests.

ACCOMMODATION:

There are 114 guestrooms and suites in total.

WHY WED HERE?

The hotel host one-wedding-a-day, giving you their undivided attention. There’s also a fab onsite photo location - the Secret Garden. The hotel have an AA Rosette in culinary excellence, so you and your guests will be well fed.

THE BILL:

From €44pp

TOP TIPS:

Work out what is most important to you; if you get that right, the rest will fall into place. Try and have as much of the wedding organised as possible so there is very little to do in the days leading up to the wedding (to avoid unnecessary stress!). If doing any DIY, do it as far in advance as possible. The day goes so fast so take some time to just slow down and enjoy yourself.

For more information about Radisson Blu Letterkenny, visit their website or catch them on Facebook and Instagram.

 

Roganstown Golf and Country Club Hotel

THE VENUE:

Roganstown Golf and Country Club Hotel is located in Swords, north county Dublin. An ideal location just 10 minutes from Dublin airport, offering some luxurious hotel accommodation set amidst beautiful countryside. Roganstown also offer a complimentary shuttle service to and from Dublin airport for any of your guests that are travelling into the country for your wedding.

ACCOMMODATION:

There are 52 bedrooms in total.

WHY WED HERE?

From an intimate wedding for 30 guests to a show-stopping gala for 250 people, Roganstown can cater for this and anything in between.

THE BILL:

From €49.95pp

For more information about Roganstown Golf and Country Club Hotel, visit their website or catch them on Facebook and Instagram.

 

The Keadeen Hotel

THE VENUE:

Set on nine acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, is the four-star, Keaden Hotel. The family-owned and managed venue sits on the outskirts of Newbridge, just 30 minutes from Dublin city. Its interior is elegant and charming, particularly, their ballroom with crystal chandeliers.

ACCOMMODATION:

71 bedrooms in total, including their gorgeous newly renovated and extended Honeymoon Suite.

WHY WED HERE?

The Keadeen is the oldest family-run hotel in Kildare. With 47 years of experience in hosting events, they can cater for larger or more intimate celebrations.

THE BILL:

From €49.95pp

TOP TIP:

Make a to-do list and tackle items weekly. It’s tempting to leave many tasks until closer to the wedding date but this will lead to increased stress.

For more information about The Keadeen Hotel, visit their website or catch them on Facebook and Instagram.

The Shelbourne Hotel

THE VENUE:

The Shelbourne Hotel is Dublin’s most distinguished address and the ideal place to make your Dublin wedding dreams come true. This venue has a contemporary take on the past – a beautiful, classic hotel brought right up to the present in a gorgeously tasteful way. Set amidst truly magnificent surroundings, this 5 star wedding venue in Dublin provides the perfect backdrop for your luxury wedding, civil ceremony or civil partnership, helping you create memories that will last a lifetime.

ACCOMMODATION:

265 guest bedrooms including 19 suites.

WHY WED HERE?

The Shelbourne can cater to many aspects of your day, from their in-house salon who can cater for your hair and make-up, to their in-house floristry team who can do your bouquets as well as floral decor. Plus, you're on the doorstep of St Stephen's Green, which is the perfect location for photographs.

THE BILL:

From €140pp

 

TOP TIP:

Decide the locations and type of venue that you would like to get married in then, compile a list to view.  I would recommend to narrow your selection as it can make the final decision quite hard as there are many beautiful venues to choose from.

For more information about The Shelbourne Hotel, visit their website or catch them on Facebook.

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