Why choose Ireland?
The Emerald Isle – famed for its literature and legends. A location for lovers and lovers of romance. Fairytale castles shrouded in mist. Dew dappled dawns, soft celtic twilights and forty shades of green. Combine the elegance of Oscar Wilde with the charisma of Piers Brosnan and you might catch a flavour of it. And the Irish really know how to throw a party.
Ashford Castle, Co Mayo
“Unique”. Every brides desire is to have her wedding day special. Ashford Castle is THE most unique and romantic venue in Ireland. With two churches located in and around the Castle grounds, your day can be as relaxed as it should be – with the entire Castle estate at your fingertips, you can wander across our open lawns, through our Victorian walled garden and lakeside woodland pathways to find the perfect backdrop against which to set your timeless pictures. Dating from 1228, Ashford Castle is one of the most glamorous and stylish venues in Ireland. Steeped in history, it has seen many owners and passed through various stages on its journey to being voted one of the top 50 resort properties in Europe.
“Europe’s Most Romantic Hotel”
A truly private and stunningly beautiful rural escape in the Irish countryside, Castle Leslie Estate in Monaghan is a magical setting for that special wedding celebration. With its authentic interiors and old-style hospitality, The Castle exudes old world grandeur and offers complete respite from the world. As one of the finest and most sought after Castle Hotels Ireland it is a truly private retreat free from distractions and intrusions of the outside world. Nestled on 1,000 acres of undulating Irish countryside, the Estate is dotted with ancient woodlands and glittering lakes providing a unique setting for timeless wedding memories.
Brooklodge Hotel and Spa, Co Wicklow
This stunning luxury hotel set in spectacular County Wicklow, has been voted hotel of the year and ‘raises the bar’ for wedding venues in Ireland. Macreddin Chapel, located on the grounds, just across the village green, seats up to 150 persons. and is approved for the solemnisation of civil marriages or for a simple blessing while previously registering your marriage at a registry office. The McCreddan Hall can seat up to 150 and is licenced for the ceremony itself, while the sun filled grand hall overlooking the ‘brook’ and known as the River Room, has placings of up to 200 for the reception. Photograpic opportunities abound both in the building and the grounds.