A ceremony room is where you will exchange vows, have your first kiss as a happily married couple and where your nearest and dearest gather together to watch you become husband and wife.
With this in mind, we think it’s safe to say a ceremony room is a very important part of your wedding!
If you need some inspiration, take a look below and discover some of the most romantic venues to marry in on the island of Ireland.
Nestled in the heart of the Titanic Quarter is the multi award-winning Titanic Hotel. Fully registered to host civil ceremonies and partnerships, the happy couple can plan their entire day in this one-of-a-kind venue. Those who prefer an intimate ceremony with the nearest and dearest can be hosted in the boardroom whilst larger parties are catered for in the drawing room. With its two-story barrel shaped ceiling, the drawing room is sure to enchant all those who enter.
As a licensed civil ceremony venue, Killeavy Castle Estate provides an array of magical settings where the bride and groom can exchange vows. Choose from the Walled Garden, Castle Pavilion, Hotel Garden Lounge and even the woodlands.
Perched on a spectacular site overlooking Clew Bay and Croagh Patrick Mountain, Mulranny Park Hotel offers a scenic and tranquil location to exchange vows. If you are searching for a bright and airy room for the ceremony, then the Granuaile Suite may be the one for you. Alternatively, their Nephin Restaurant is ideal for a more intimate vibe.
Dating back to the 15th Century, Darver Castle in Co. Louth, is steeped in history, romance and tradition. This beautiful private estate has been lovingly restored and is delighted to host a range of ceremonies and blessings in their refurbished ceremony room. Imagine walking up the aisle in a real life castle! Literal princess moment!
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5. The Wool Tower
Searching for a wedding venue with an abundance of character? Let us introduce you to The Wool Tower in Broughshane. With vintage gGeorgian windows, a vaulted ceiling and exposed bricks, this beautifully unique ceremony room is sure to play its own role in your wedding day. The Wool Tower is licensed for ceremonies and partnerships of up to 200 guests.
6. The Loft
Luxurious and elegant with a modern twist, The Loft in Templepatrick is sure to be a popular choice for the happy couple who want something different for their big day. High vaulted ceilings are decorated with glittering chandeliers and celebratory planting while multiple marble tables are embellished with candles, greenery and candelabras. Available for up to 140 of your closest friends and family,.
7. Orange Tree House
Stone walls, a vaulted ceiling and original exposed beams provide a magical backdrop to ceremonies in Greyabbey’s Orange Tree House. Walk down the 200-year-old aisle to marry your groom with up to 130 guests to witness this beautiful moment. The venue also has a raised terrace area where couples can exchange vows whilst overlooking the Mourne Mountains.
8. Beech Hill Country House
Nested in the Co. Derry / Londonderry countryside is Beech Hill Country House. This 400-year-old home has an abundance of character and charm that is sure to make your big day perfect in every way. Proudly stating that it is “no ordinary wedding venue,” the wedding party and guests can enjoy each part of their day in a different magical setting. Choose from a range of ceremony spaces, including the forest, Skipton Hall and The Old Family Library.
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With rolling woodlands and a flowing waterfall as the backdrop, The Phantom House in the Galgorm can be described in one word – magical. This area is part of the original estate and incorporates traditional stonework, an Aga fire and private balcony. All that is left to say is ‘I Do.’ Maximum capacity of 120 guests.
10. National Maritime Museum of Ireland
If you are thinking of a civil marriage or civil partnership then the National Maritime Museum of Ireland may be ‘the one.’ This fully restored 19th century building, complete with distinctive nautical theme, is truly unique and its central location ensures you won’t have to travel very far for more celebrations.
11. Smock Alley Theatre
Perched on the banks of the Liffey, Smock Alley Theatre, is a restored 17th century theatre building that is licensed to hold Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships. The Banquet Hall is a wonderful area with stunning stained-glass windows providing a beautifully-striking background. Couple the ornate windows with the exposed brick and you certainly have a magical ceremony room on your hands.
12. The Merchant Hotel
Prefer to be in the buzz of the city? The Merchant Hotel is at the heart of the bustling center of Belfast. Licensed to conduct ceremonies in various areas of the hotel, the wonderful team at The Merchant can create a wedding to suit all personalities and themes. If you’re planning an intimate celebration, the wonderful roof-garden offers everything you may desire – views over the Belfast mountains, a retractable roof and a beautifully decorated space.
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13. Lough Erne Golf Resort
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