Top Wedding Venues In Ireland for Over 250 Guests


Talk about luxe hotels…we’ve picked hotel wedding venues that offer the couples the perfect wedding venue.

Are you a bride and groom that both have a large group of family and friends? You might need a wedding venue that can ensure you can invite all of your nearest and dearest.

Before you book your venue, make sure it offers a ‘one wedding per day’ policy. Also, when booking your wedding with bigger parties, make sure you know exactly what is included and not included. As your numbers are high, you might need to discuss or negotiate additional extras that you feel are necessary.

We would recommend dining in the hotel prior, just so you get some sort idea of the food and service. Most hotel wedding venues have a dedicated wedding planner on hand. They will be assigned to you both and will be your point of contact throughout your wedding planning process.

You can also find more information on each of the following hotel wedding venues in our online directory. Happy venue shopping…

The Castle Arch Hotel

The Castle Arch Hotel in the picturesque town of Trim is the perfect fairytale backdrop to your wedding. Having your wedding at the hotel will prove to be the most fruitful choice. This will allow both the old and new to be infused to give you a modern, yet traditional Irish wedding. The Castle Arch Hotel is especially sought after for their awe-inspiring, ancient surroundings and comfortable and elegant hotel design.

The Emmet Suite also has facilities for catering up to 300 guests, located on the ground floor with the adjoining room that can cater for up to 50 guests.

The Newgrange Hotel

This luxurious wedding venue is inspired by the ancient and rich history of the area in County Meath. Reflected in the décor you’ll find romance, inspired by warm colours and enchanting fabrics that create the mood perfectly. The dedicated wedding coordinator will make sure your day is exactly how you have envisioned. Whether you require a champagne reception for your bridal party or an intimate setting for a quieter affair, Newgrange Hotel has it all.

The own exclusive roof top garden is also the perfect backdrop for your wedding pictures. The majestic ballroom can cater for up to 300 guests. The newly refurbished Russell Suite is also perfect for a more intimate wedding and ceremony.

The Ardboyne Hotel

The award-winning Ardboyne Hotel is centrally located in the heart of Meath and is a photographer’s dream with Bective Abbey, Dalgan Park and the River Boyne only minutes away. The exclusive awarding-winning landscape gardens are also the perfect backdrop for your wedding pictures.

Their imaginative wedding team are renowned for their professionalism and creativity. Working closely with couples from the initial enquiry stage right up to the big day. Carefully crafted and individual little touches abound allow the wedding team to offer a bespoke wedding to our couples, the team are always on hand to provide inspiration and information.

The Ardboyne Hotel’s majestic ballroom has also been recently refurbished and can cater to up to 300 people. 

Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel

Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel is one of the most exceptional wedding venues in Ireland, steeped in history and romance. This family owned enchanted 18th Century Castle is the ideal venue to celebrate your wedding in style. Their beautifully maintained lawns and selection of rare and unusual trees and plants offer the perfect backdrop. Vico Road, Killiney Hill, Dalkey Village, Coliemore Harbour are all within close proximity to the Castle and offer you additional options to capture some really special memories which will last a lifetime. 

The large ballrooms can accommodate 250 people making this perfect for larger weddings.

Clanard Court

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You have to check out Clanard Court’s stunning crystal-chandelier Garden Ballroom with access to their beautiful, private landscaped gardens, set amidst very scenic local countryside. This space can host up to 250 guests.

Their stylish outdoor patio area is the perfect spot for your guests to relax during the day. Their impressive high-ceiling foyer hosts an array of comfortable furnishings and a picture-perfect fireplace, the ideal spot for your drinks reception. The venue welcome all civil ceremonies, with three beautifully decorated suites to choose from, along with the gardens your options are endless.

La Mon Hotel

Complete your day in The Milford Suite and celebrate your wedding banquet in style.
This central suite with its magnificent chandelier is a beautiful focal point from wedding ceremony
to wedding banquet. Your party will have private use of this traditional styled reception area,
which is flooded with natural daylight and offers guests a warming open fire.

The Milford Suite also boasts a private bar, beautifully landscaped gardens & gazebo for wedding photographs, creating the perfect backdrop on your day. Offering the ideal evening venue, celebrate with your guests and dance the night away. Maximum capacity is 275 people.

Abbey Court Hotel

The Abbey Court is one of the most highly regarded and popular wedding and civil ceremonies venues in Munster. With a wide range of amenities available to you their dedicated wedding team offer years of experience and are committed to bringing your vision to life.

Whether it is a small traditional gathering or an extravagant larger wedding the Abbey Court has something for all budgets. From your first meeting with the team, their aim is to make this magical journey as memorable and stress-free as possible and just how you imagined it would be. Our ballroom takes up to 330 seated guests for larger occasion or why not choose the beautiful and intimate space that is The Orangery, ideal for civil ceremonies.

Tullamore Court

The award winning four-star Tullamore Court Hotel provides the perfect backdrop to your wedding day. The hotel opened on the 1st November 1997 and held its first wedding later that month. Over the years their experienced staff have obtained the skills, expertise and dedication that is sure to exceed your expectations and make your day a magical experience.

The D.E. Williams Suite caters for weddings from 50 up to 350 guests and will leave a lasting impression on your guests, with its floor to ceiling windows overlooking their private gardens. In the evening time, the garden comes to life with twinkling fairy lights ensuring a beautiful focal point throughout the entire evening. The suite itself is decorated in gold damask and radiates a rich luxurious elegance. Elegant white or black chair covers and coloured sashes will add a touch of glamour while their crystal globe centre pieces create a stylish & sophisticated atmosphere.

Roe Park Resort

Make your celebration the most memorable day of life with Roe Park Resort. One of Northern Ireland’s most popular and magical wedding venues, Roe Park Resort is set within beautiful parklands, tree-lined views, historic buildings and ancient woodlands, which will provide spectacular photographic opportunities and gorgeous backdrops that blend effortlessly with the modern luxury of a four-star resort hotel.

The venue have a suite which seats up to 300.

Westgrove Hotel

Westgrove Hotel is guaranteed to impress your big wedding party with a stunning 4* Contemporary Hotel and an award-winning reputation for excellence throughout. Exquisite Décor, Mouth-Watering Food, Stunning Banqueting Suite and the Passion and Expertise to create a day beyond your wildest dreams. Their suite can host up to 350 people.

Harvey’s Point

Harvey’s point offers you exclusivity for your day and has everything you need to wow your wedding guests. Our purpose-built Garden Suite offers you a wonderfully bright room to host your drinks reception and also offers the ideal location should you wish to have your ceremony on the grounds.

Their stunning Ballroom Suite, which overlooks the lake can seat up to 280 guests for a sit-down meal.

Silverbirch Hotel

Silverbirch Hotel, Omagh is the perfect match for your wedding celebration. Located in the heart of Co. Tyrone on the footsteps of the regions famed Sperrin Mountains and Gortin Lakes. An award-winning family hotel for over 35 years, which has proudly hosted generations of weddings.

If you are planning a large, lavish celebration, you could choose the Drumragh Suite which caters for 400 guests.

Four Seasons Hotel & Leisure Club, Monaghan

Established in 1970 the four-star Four Seasons Hotel & Leisure Club, Monaghan is the family-run haven ready to host your perfect wedding day. Your wedding is the ideal opportunity for you and your wedding guests to indulge in our luxurious ‘home from home’ atmosphere just 1km outside the charming Monaghan Town in Ireland’s Ancient East.

This wedding venue can host maximum 330 guests.

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