WJ’s Top Hotel Wedding Venues In Ireland


Talk about luxe hotels…we’ve picked 14 hotel wedding venues that offer the couples the perfect wedding venue.

What’s not to love? You’ve got everything you need under one roof, you can make the most out of the day. These venues in particular are great for taking the stress out of your wedding day! Especially if you opt for a luxurious hotel that offers a set price package with everything you need accounted for.

Not all hotel wedding venues offer a ‘one wedding per day’ policy, so be sure to check this out beforehand. As for packages the packages offered, make sure you know exactly what is and isn’t included. This can impact your wedding budget. You might need to discuss or negotiate for any additional extras you had your heart set on.

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. Ireland is home to some of the very best wedding co-ordinator’s, these guys know exactly what they’re talking about.

You can find more information on each of the following hotel wedding venues in our online directory, so be sure to check it out. Happy venue shopping…

Balmoral Hotel

Enjoy a stress free perfect day and setting with one of Balmoral Hotel Belfast’s bespoke packages.

The most important day of your life together deserves the perfect setting. The Balmoral Hotel is passionate about helping you to create a truly memorable and special day. They believe your wedding is one of the most important events in your life! They also aim to make the experience as stress-free and easy as possible. Their bespoke packages and a dedicated wedding planner on hand to help organise everything from the initial booking right through to the banquet itself and all the finer details in between.

They are also conveniently located just off the M1and only a 10-minute drive to Belfast city centre. Our grounds are the perfect backdrop for all your wedding photographs and we also have a number of beautiful natural landscapes on our doorstep including Sir Thomas, Lady Dixon and Musgrave Park.

Kinsale Hotel and Spa

Set in 90 acres of mature parkland with panoramic views. Located in a peaceful and tranquil setting, Kinsale Hotel and Spa boasts 70 beautifully appointed bedrooms suites and 19 garden lodges. The wedding team cater for weddings of any size, from 40 to 240. The Rathmore Suite is magnificent with unspoilt views over the bay and countryside making it the ideal wedding venue location for that special day. The enchanting woodland entrance will also lead you to the hotel where the hotel’s team meet you and ensure wedding day will a memorable one for guests and family for years to come.

Tulfarris Hotel and Golf Resort

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. Their 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. They 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.  

Galgorm Resort & Spa

The Galgorm Resort & Spa truly believe in the magic of weddings and reflect this by ensuring the setting, level of service and support you receive are second to none. Born of a vision to create a stunning and idyllic wedding setting like no other, the team has an eye for the unique and a penchant for genuine quality. From dedicated wedding planners through to a set-up manager and head chef, you can be sure you are in safe hands every step of the way. They will embrace what is uniquely you and ultimately create lifelong memories.

Titanic Hotel Belfast

Located in the heart of Titanic Quarter, just minutes from Belfast City Centre and Belfast City Airport, the hotel provides the perfect location to celebrate your special day.

The hotel is fully registered to host civil ceremonies or partnerships, allowing you to plan your entire day in this historic venue. Drawing Office One, with its breathtaking vaulted ceiling, is the only surviving example of this type of shipyard architecture in the world. The large overhead skylights were designed to capture as much natural light as possible, highlighting the beautifully ornate architecture within and providing the perfect setting in which to make those momentous vows to each other. After sundown, the venue glows under glimmering stars and reflections of the spectacular Titanic Belfast building, setting a romantic backdrop for that all-important first dance as a married couple, marking an exciting and memorable start to the rest of your lives together.

Lough Rea Hotel and Spa

One of the most highly recommended and well known wedding venues in Galway, this hotel is situated just outside the idyllic town of Loughrea, overlooking Loughrea Lake. Guests can now enjoy the newest addition to the hotel, the all new Roof Top Garden Bar and Sky Lounge, which showcases the natural beauty that is Galway’s countryside. The Roof Top Garden is also the perfect place to have a family BBQ perhaps the day after the wedding. Their stunning ballroom boasts Murano glass chandeliers, luxurious velvet drapery and interchangeable lighting to suit the theme and style of your day.

Lough Eske Castle

Located just outside of Donegal town sits the spectacular lakeside estate, Lough Eske Castle. The majestic Blue Stack Mountains provide you with a marvellous backdrop for your fairytale wedding. This lovingly restored castle/hotel consists of 97 beautifully appointed guest rooms, an award-winning spa, Cedar’s Restaurant and the relaxed Gallery Bar. Whether you have two guests or 300, you’ll fall completely in love with the magic of Lough Eske Castle.

Glenview Hotel

Glenview Hotel is nestled at the foot of the Great Sugar Loaf Mountain, overlooking the majestic Glen of the Downs. Set amongst 30 acres of woodland walks and exquisitely landscaped gardens. The Glenview has been welcoming guests for over 100 years and is one of Ireland’s best-loved wedding hotels.

A stunning location combined with dedicated and experienced staff, exquisite cuisine with a double AA rosettes Chef combined with a sophisticated ambiance all create a truly magnificent experience. The team make a promise to each couple to deliver the highest of standards of service and attention to detail.

Mount Falcon


Set amongst 100 acres of stunning landscaped gardens and woodlands, the perfect surroundings to capture your special day. Catering for up to 200 guests, their award-winning head chef prides in only using the finest local ingredients. On the day, you and your guests will have to the run of the house! Expect the option of getting up close and personal with their majestic birds of prey. Mount Falcon is a prime location for second day events too, so you can share in the joy that little bit longer. Their dedicated team will do everything to ensure that your dream wedding becomes a reality.

Knightsbrook Hotel & Golf Resort


The Knightsbrook Hotel is set in acres of rolling parklands close to the town of Trim, Co Meath. It has also recently earned the title Best Wedding Venue in Leinster. Their specially appointed wedding co-ordinator will guide you through every detail! From your initial enquiry to creating your individual menu and choosing the perfect wines, to assisting with the flowers and linen requirements, and if necessary your entertainment requirements. The sense of space from the manicured grounds carried through to the hotel. It boasts a fabulous foyer often used for photographs – you can totally see why.

Four Seasons Hotel, Spa & Leisure Club, Carlingford


Nestled between the mountains and the sea, in the medieval village of Carlingford, sits the four star Four Seasons Hotel. Just one hour in the car from both Dublin or Belfast, you’ll find one of Ireland’s top hotels. Their expert wedding team will be thrilled to give you a tour of the hotel. Expect a picture perfect lobby, bridal staircases, wedding suite and mezzanine area. The hotel also caters for one wedding a day, we love it!

Kingfisher Country Estate


A countryside haven, just 20 minutes from Belfast city centre, this hotel sits within 220 acres of wooded parkland. The venue is perfect for couples dreaming of a romantic experience. Let their expert team help make your wishes come true, with indoor and outdoor options for up to 280 guests. Whether you’re planning a large, small or intimate celebration this wedding venue is the perfect fit. From your ceremony to your reception and even your honeymoon, they also will ensure you create beautiful memories to treasure for a lifetime together.

Castlemartyr Resort


Nestled amid 220 acres of East Cork’s woodlands, the luxury five star Castlemartyr Resort is a destination steeped in history. Regarded as one of Ireland’s finest luxury wedding venues, it is not only the elegant 18th century castle ruins that make Castlemartyr stand out from the crowd. It’s also their meticulous attention to detail that their award-winning team of wedding planners provide.

Lough Erne Resort


The multi-award winning Lough Erne Resort, is a luxurious five-star hotel in Enniskillen. Sitting on a 600 acre peninsula, enjoy delightful views of the Fermanagh Lakelands and The Faldo Course. This idyllic wedding venue is nestled between Lower Lough Erne and Castle Hume Lough. It also offers a degree of luxury unmatched by competitors. The hotel offers stunning 360 degree views and the exquisite Ross Suite and Lakeview terrace. Whether you’re interested in a wedding, civil partnership or civil ceremony, choosing Lough Erne Resort gives you the peace of mind that you are celebrating your special occasion at one of the very best wedding venues in Ireland.

To start your planning journey on hotel wedding venues or to find out more information, visit our venue directory.

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