If you are looking to host a large number of your loved ones on your Big Day, this is the place for you. All the Irish wedding venues listed below can accommodate 350 guests or more. Lets face it, most venues with such a large capacity look like a school dining hall. But not these ones! These are all incredibly beautiful, with picturesque settings.
Kenmare Bay Hotel, Kerry | Capacity: 350 | View Profile
Your wedding banquet will be a mouthwatering affair, with exquisite care devoted to each dish. The service is warm and friendly and all of your guests will enjoy the attention of our expert staff. Your guests can relax in a choice of 126 bedrooms, holiday homes and luxury lodges, together with an on-site leisure centre, giving you all the elements for a perfect wedding.
“I have to say Sile and Tom were amazing. They helped in any way they could and made the day very special for us. All other hotel staff were very friendly and accommodating. The meal its self was top notch. Had many guests come over to me and say was the nicest wedding food they had and there was plenty of it. Overall I have to say Kenmare bay hotel is a great place to have a wedding and I would highly recommend it to other couples.” – Dee
Diamond Coast Hotel, Sligo | Capacity: 450 | View Profile
We have 92 well appointed, spacious modern guest rooms, the Luxurious Bartragh Suite can cater for 450 guests the Diamond Coast Hotel reputation for excellent service, exceptional food and magical setting. The Bartragh Suite includes a large dance floor, ornate ceiling and thirty thousand pieces of crystal adorn the room. With chair covers, fairy light backdrops and up lighting included in all our packages the to set the romantic tone to your special day, with added unique bonuses such as Customized welcome sign to great you on arrival with our infamous Diamond Coast Bicycle, Ice Sculpture display for your arrival reception and Personalised menus on the tables making the Diamond Coast Hotel Unique in every way.
“We had our wedding in the Diamond Coast on the 20th October. Mary and her team did an excellent job. they went above and beyond to make sure everything was perfect for us. The food, service and the rooms were excellent. A great weekend was had by all.” – Emer
Knightsbrook Hotel, Meath | Capacity: 350 | View Profile
From the moment your feet grace the red carpet, the Knightsbrook Team will help create a lifetime of wonderful memories. With our reputation for fabulous food & discreet personal attention, your dream Wedding Day becomes a reality. Set in 186 acres of magnificent parkland with stunning scenery, Knightsbrook Hotel Spa & Golf Resort has the perfect backdrop for those precious photographs of your special day.
“We had the most amazing day from start to finish and a lot of this was due to the Knightsbrook, Mary was our wedding planner and she was absolutely amazing. Any query we had leading up to the wedding was dealt with so well. The food and service on the day were exceptional and we could not fault one thing at all. Thank you to all the team at the Knightsbrook for an amazing day!” – Valerie
Beara Coast Hotel, Cork | Capacity: 350 | View Profile
The Berehaven Suite offers stunning views of the harbour and can cater for events of up to 350 people making it the ideal wedding venue. Smaller function rooms are also available for Ceremonies and more intimate celebrations. Our promise, to assist you in every step, in a fun and innovative way to make your dreams come true.
“We had the perfect day – I can’t imagine a better experience and a more flexible team. An excellent venue on our doorstep. Friends and family from Cork/Kerry, UK and internationally agreed the venue compared very favourably to more established venues. The food and service were everything we hoped for and have come to expect. Highly recommended.” – Natalie
Silver Tassie Hotel, Donegal | Capacity: 400+ | View Profile
The Silver Tassie Hotel is the ideal Wedding Venue complete with brand new function suite. The Woodland Function suite offers a cosy and intimate area with its own private bar which is ideal for welcoming your guests before you are drawn into the magnificent 7,500 sq ft function room. The room acts as a wonderful backdrop for any occasion and can be made into more intimate setting for smaller weddings.
“I could not recommend the Silver Tassie enough. From the moment we walked in it felt like home. Georgina and John were so helpful and couldn’t have done enough for us. All our guests were amazed by the hotel and haven’t stopped talking about the amazing food. I just want to do it all over again. Thank you so much for everything, you all were amazing.” – Ann and Paul
The Landmark Hotel, Leitrim | Capacity: 350 | View Profile
We pride ourselves on doing things differently. Our focus is on delivering innovation, creativity, excellence, value for money and nothing less than total satisfaction for our couples and their guests. It is your special day after all and you deserve the best. Our attention to detail has been perfected! The Landmark Hotel is a multi-award winning wedding venue and the team is led by Imelda Scally – so trust us you are in good hands!
“All we can say is this venue is amazing. 100% perfection. We could not fault anything. Everyone was well looked after, the staff were fantastic in every way, but it wouldn’t have been possible without the hotel wedding planner Imelda Scally. She was absolutely amazing, nothing was any hassle to her. This lady is a genius at her job. This lady is one in a million. Thanks, Imelda and the Landmark hotel.” – Martina
Mullingar Park Hotel, Westmeath | Capacity: 450+ | View Profile
The Hotel has earned a strong reputation for its unrivaled Wedding facilities, superb service and impeccable style and has everything expected from a modern Hotel. Intimate, Extravagant, or Traditional the style is up to you our accomplished wedding team will ensure that every detail is taken care of…
“I’ve always heard good reviews about this hotel for weddings and especially the food. So after we chose this venue I was hoping it would live up to the expectations and my god it went above and beyond. From the staff, to Food, to the venue itself and the amazing professionalism was more than we expected. Our guests were amazed by everything and we couldn’t thank the staff enough for everything they did for us. Nothing was too big a challenge. We had the most amazing, stress free day and the hotel is mostly to thank for that. 5 stars from myself, my new husband and all our guests!” – Kellie
County Arms Hotel, Offaly | Capacity: 400 | View Profile
Guests at the 4* County Arms Hotel enjoy the benefit of 3 generations of Loughnane family hospitality. Facilities include 70 Bedrooms, the stunning Springs Leisure Club and Wellness Suites, a host of Private Dining rooms and beautiful private gardens for photographs. Choose from 2 breathtaking bridal suites, either with free-standing bath and garden views or the four-poster with double jacuzzi!
“The ease at which we organised our wedding venue and all that goes with it….the drinks reception, dinner itself, evening buffet, etc…it was all done to the highest standard and we had nothing to do only show up and enjoy. This day last month Kieran and myself celebrated our wedding in style at the County Arms Hotel in Birr. To say that we had a ball is an understatement!” – Sarah
Shearwater Hotel and Spa, Galway | Capacity: 450 | View Profile
We are proud to announce that our wedding ballroom will undergo a full and complete makeover from January 2019. With the recent purchase of our property by Comer Group Ireland Hotels, it is a great time to get married in County Galway. Presently we are welcoming a very stylish makeover in our Lobby, Spa and Gym areas and graced with an interior designer who has an amazing eye. Great plans are firmly in place to present sophisticated elegant décor, boasting light grey panelled walls, natural touches of cream toned luxury, rich textured bespoke wallpaper, plush carpets, wooden floors, new doors, curtains, stunning candelabras draped in ivy, modern comfortable Chivari cushioned chairs, floor length linen and much much more.
“Would highly recommend the sheerwater hotel for your wedding day , we had our ceremony and reception here it was the best day ever, the staff and service was excellent, food was fab my guests are still talking about it, a special thanks to Lisa Byrne our wedding planning she couldn’t do enough she was a pleasure to deal with and also Aisling, Des and William, the girls in the spa Michelle and Christina done such a fantastic job thanks again.” – Audrey
The Westgrove Hotel, Kildare | Capacity: 350 | View Profile
The 4-star Irish family owned Westgrove Hotel in the picturesque village of Clane, Co. Kildare is already well established as an extremely popular venue for weddings. The Westgrove Hotel offers you everything in one place a superb setting, luxurious facilities including a Leisure Centre, Spa Haven, award winning cuisine, meticulous, personalised and professional support and for those wanting convenience, an array of wonderful places to take those all important photographs such as as Castletown House, Clongowes Wood, Donadea Forest Park, the Japanese Gardens to name but a few….the perfect experience for you and your guests.
“We got married on new years eve here and could not be happier with how everything went. Communication, food and service were great. I was quite particular about the little details and finishing touches but Niamh, Vlad and all the staff involved couldn’t have done anything more to ensure everything was perfect for us. We would highly recommend The Westgrove Hotel and it’s team to anyone looking for a wedding venue.” – Mr and Mrs Beale
Trim Castle Hotel, Meath | Capacity: 350 | View Profile
Trim Castle Hotel blends seamlessly into the background of the Castle and offers the most amazing views. Wow your guests with your Wedding Ceremony or Drinks Reception on our Rooftop Terrace overlooking the Castle and the surrounding area. As day changes to night so does the view as the Castle is lit up creating the most romantic backdrop for your Wedding photographs.
“We had our wedding in Trim Castle Hotel in November 2018 and it is a fabulous venue. We cannot speak highly enough of the professionalism of all the staff who made our day so special. So many of our guests commented on the beautiful venue, the friendly staff, the magnificent food, the beautiful rooms. We couldn’t have asked for more, our expectations were exceeded.” – Mark
Great National Hotel Ballina, Mayo | Capacity: 400 | View Profile
Great National Hotel Ballina is a modern 4 star luxury hotel located in North County Mayo on the perimeter of Ballina town. The Great National Hotel Ballina is an ideal wedding venue for your reception set against the stunning backdrop of Mount Nephin catering for wedding receptions for up to 400 guests.
“We recently had our reception in the Great National Hotel Ballina. From day one meeting Denise we knew this was the perfect venue. She was a pleasure to deal with and was always available to answer any queries we had. Everything was perfect from the decor of the function room to the service on the day. We are absolutely delighted with how well it all went and would like to thank Denise and all the staff for making it possible.” – Tracey
Fernhill House Hotel, Cork | Capacity: 400 | View Profile
Fernhill House Hotel is a unique boutique hotel set on 4 acres of beautiful gardens in Clonakilty. What makes Fernhill House Hotel so special and the leading wedding venue in West Cork are the hidden gems – our Gardens are breathtaking, our bedrooms are lavish & luxurious and our food from our award winning chef is fantastic.
“From the minute we walked into Fernhill we knew it was the hotel for us. The gardens alone won it for us but the friendliness of all the stop and the fact that it is run by a family really appealed to us. The day ran seemlessly with everyone enjoying the day and saying how amazing the food was. I would recommend this hotel to anyone looking to get married.” – Alison
Treacys West County Hotel, Clare | Capacity: 500 | View Profile
Our experienced wedding team is here to make your dream day a reality. Led by our head chef who delivers delicious food, our banqueting team is skilled in making everything run smoothly and our wedding planner will assist in personalising all the details of your special day.
“Very helpful team in Treacys west county hotel. Staff were amazing and very polite. The wedding coordinator i have to say was the best and helpful in every way.” – Roisin
The Johnstown Estate, Meath | Capacity: 350 | View Profile
The elegantly decorated Breffni O’Rorke Ballroom is filled with natural light and perfect for entertaining your guests. The suite can be used as one large room or can be divided into two self contained rooms, each with it’s own private bar and direct access to bathrooms. We can hold up to 350 guests in our Ballroom for a Wedding Banquet.
“The Johnstown Estate is an exceptional wedding venue, and I would absolutely recommend it to other brides. Everyone on the wedding coordination team was a pleasure to work with, and I truly felt that the staff went above and beyond to make sure all of our requests were fulfilled. The prices are extremely reasonable, the food was incredible, and every detail was exactly as we wanted. In addition, the reception space is gorgeous and the recent upgrades to the bedrooms make for a wonderful experience for the couple as well as guests. Thanks again for a terrific weekend!” – Christina
Treacys Hotel, Monaghan | Capacity: 350 | View Profile
Led by our head chef, our banqueting staff are second to none, ensuring outstanding dishes for all tastes and that everything runs smoothly on the day. Our experienced Wedding Coordinator Donna, will assist you in customising the finest of details to personalise your special day and help create amazing life long memories.
“Thank you Treacys Hotel! We were delighted with every aspect of our day. Our guests are still raving about the service and hospitality they experienced. The centrepieces were a wonderful touch, thank you to Eileen, Edel and the banqueting team. I can’t wait to see my photos so I can relive it all again!” – Gemma
Carton House, Kildare | Capacity: 360 | View Profile
With its unique backdrop and historic setting, the luxury Carton House, regarded as one of the finest wedding hotels Ireland has to offer, is no stranger in hosting extraordinary weddings in Ireland. With every possible amenity at your fingertips in this luxury wedding venue in Ireland, our dedicated wedding team want to hear how you see your wedding happening – whether it’s a small traditional celebration, or a modern, exuberant affair!
“It was such a lovely place to get married at & reception . The food was first class & very well timed every body’s who came along had a great time & I would do it all over again there.” – Laura
Clontarf Castle Hotel | Capacity: 400 | View Profile
Clontarf Castle Hotel is one of Dublin’s leading wedding venues, an effortless blend of historical romance and thoroughly modern facilities. From the second you glimpse this famous Dublin landmark from our graceful tree-lined avenue, you’ll take a deep breath – confident in the knowledge that your day will be the one you have always dreamed of.
“Clontarf Castle is such a beautiful castle with impressive history, the staff are attentitive and will go above and beyond to ensure everything runs smoothly on your big day. On my day, moments before I walked in my Grooms Nan had a mild heart attack – under this circumstance the castle were absolutely fantastic ensuring the Groom and I were both ok and kept separate to avoid any more ‘bad luck!’ Rachael Clarke has been an absolute angel throughout my 1000 questions in the run up to the wedding to standing with me every step of the way on the day itself. The food was incredible! Every member of staff delivered exceptional service during our whole stay. I would recommend this beautiful venue to any bride to be who wishes to marry in the Emerald Isle!” – Mandy
Errigal Country House Hotel, Cavan | Capacity: 350 | View Profile
Awarded Wedding Venue of The Year Ulster 2018, this 18th century house has been lovingly refurbished to a contemporary design offering style and character along with the best traditions of Irish hospitality. Indeed from the moment you enter the luxurious foyer we will guarantee you a level of personal service and care designed only to match your exquisite surroundings.
“We had our wedding in the Errigal Country House Hotel on the 6th October and we cannot recommend it enough, from the get go Niall and his team were superb, from helping with the organization of the day right through to the food and presentation of the room. They couldn’t help us enough on the day and helped ensure everything went without a hitch. We had the best day.” – Arlene
Racket Hall Country House, Tipperary | Capacity: 350 | View Profile
Racket Hall Country House Hotel, Roscrea, Co.Tipperary is an ideal central venue where families and friends from all across Ireland can meet to celebrate your special day. Our exclusive and romantic country house setting provides a superb range of Wedding Packages that can be tailor made to suit your individual requirements and budget. At Racket Hall Country House Hotel, we cater for any size wedding, large or small. In addition, we have 40 luxurious bedrooms available for your guests!
“We where given the most amazing day, the staff could not have done more to help our guests or us as a couple from when we first booked our wedding to the day after it, all our guests commented that the staff where amazing.The food was plentiful and just divine. The decor was amazing.I am so glad we booked our day here and would highly recommend this venue to any couple.” – Evelyn
Medley, Dublin | Capacity: 350 | View Profile
Medley is a unique wedding venue housed in a renowned Dublin landmark – the Old Irish Times Building on Fleet Street. Located in one of the city’s most historic districts and surrounded by the impressive architecture of Fleet Street, College Green and Trinity College, the venue has been extensively refurbished to the most exacting standards while retaining its warmth and charm.
“We couldn’t have been happier with our wedding at Medley. The whole process was so easy and enjoyable, with Niamh and Andrew always available to answer our questions and help us plan the day smoothly. Our guests were completely blown away by the amazing food and the staff took amazing care of us all. Recommend extremely highly for the perfect city centre wedding.” – Vicky
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Kelly is a former wedding planner and a lover of anything pink. She believes that any bride can plan her own wedding, with a few tips and helpful tools.