10 fantastic Wedding Venues in Wicklow
Looking for wedding venues in Wicklow? SmartGroom brings you 10 fantastic wedding venues in Wicklow to choose from… Just an hour from Dublin these are all a popular lot so make sure to get in contact early so as not to be disappointed.
Wedding Venues in Wicklow #1. Glendalough House
With 1,500 acres of unspoilt views and cocooned in the village of Annamoe, Glendalough House is a perfect retreat for the couple who wants to get away from the world. The venue boasts a beautiful entrance avenue to set the scene for your rustic wedding and make you feel like you’re in your own little slice of the world.
With multiple locations for great wedding photos, Glendalough House can host large marquee weddings on their stunning Main Lawn or intimate celebrations in their stylish South Wing Hospitality Suite. They also have the facilities to create whatever kind of backdrop you want to your reception, be it silver service or bohemian.
Wedding Venues in Wicklow #2. Tinakilly Country House Hotel
Tinakilly Country House, a 4-star hotel, is an incredibly romantic location for anyone who likes a touch of old world sophistication behind their venues.
With luxurious décor, guests have a choice of elegant bedrooms styled with antique furniture to make them feel truly spoiled.
The mature landscaped gardens overlook the Irish sea, creating a tranquil atmosphere and giving you some interesting options for your wedding photographs.
Wedding Venues in Wicklow #3. Trudder Lodge
If you want your wedding to be all about you and your guests, Trudder Lodge is an ideal location. You can enjoy the house and its grounds for three whole days, safe in the knowledge that you have compete privacy and the full attention of staff.
While it caters for large wedding parties, with main rooms to accommodate your dinner reception and the courtyard marquee with its stone and wooden beam bar for the after-party, this venue is perfect for the couple who wants an intimate wedding experience for between 30 and 60 guests.
Wedding Venues in Wicklow #4. Ballybeg
Another Wicklow location that offers you exclusive use of the whole venue for three days is Ballybeg, which includes the main house, Grouse Lodge, the medieval ceremony room, marquee and grounds.
The marquee is particularly amazing with its distinct Victorian style that includes chandeliers, draped ceilings and wooden floor.
There is also a beautiful ceremony room where you can exchange vows if you’d like to have the entire wedding in one memorable location.
Wedding Venues in Wicklow #5. Powerscourt House & Gardens
Powerscourt is one of the finest country house estates on the island, attracting tourists from around the world – and it can also be the location for your wedding. From the Palladian Mansion to landscaped gardens, you’ll have numerous options for wedding photos which can also include the Sugarloaf Mountain.
With its timeless charm and a Georgian ballroom to host your reception in, your guests will be talking about your wedding for years to come.
Wedding Venues in Wicklow #6. Glenview Hotel
This Glen-of-the Downs location has been a wedding favourite among couples for years. Glenview Hotel is a spectacular venue with truly wonderful views and scenery, guaranteeing wedding photos you won’t mind hanging up at home.
While you’ll have amazing views during the day, the elegant Glenview Suite with its spectacular terrace means the venue is just as beautiful at night, providing you with an outdoor dancefloor under the stars.
Wedding Venues in Wicklow #7. Brook Lodge & Macreddin Village
For anyone who liked the idea of a picturesque village wedding, Brook Lodge & Macreddin Village is the place for you. This unique and private residence can be booked exclusively for your wedding celebrations. There are plenty of photo opportunities around the village and down by the river, meaning city couples will feel like they’re in another world.
With Macreddin Hall or a chapel to say ‘I do’ in, this venue has everything you need to create the perfect wedding experience.
Wedding Venues in Wicklow #8. Summerhill House Hotel
Summerhill House Hotel is one of Wicklow’s best known wedding locations – and for a very good reason. This charming country house is bright and airy, with a beautiful garden and woodland driveway. Arguably, it’s at its best in the winter, lit up with candlelight and real fires, creating an inviting fairy-tale atmosphere.
Licensed to hold civil ceremonies and welcoming of same-sex couples, the venue only hosts one wedding per day, so you’re guaranteed undivided attention for up to 250 guests and 84 bedrooms available to anyone who wants to stay the night.
Wedding Venues in Wicklow #9. Rathsallagh House
300-year-old walled gardens, open log fires and classic drawing rooms, Rathsallagh House is a truly wonderful location. This historic site provides luxurious dining rooms, as well as 270 acres of parkland, and really is a little oasis away from the rest of the world. The kitchen staff even use herbs and vegetables grown in Rathsallagh’s gardens when preparing your meals.
Intimate weddings are the speciality here and the staff will even provide candles and garden flower arrangements for no extra charge.
Wedding Venues in Wicklow #10. Marlfield House Hotel
Marlfield House Hotel is long established as one of Ireland’s most romantic country houses and is situated just one hour south of Dublin. Set on 36 acres of grounds it is truly an oasis of tranquillity and can be yours exclusively for your wedding day.
If you are a foodie this is definitely one to consider as Marlfield House Hotel has won numerous awards for their food and will provide you with a selection of menus which are purely a guideline, the Marlfield chefs can tailor each menu to your taste!
Bonus #11. Druids Glen Resort
Druids Glen Resort, last, but not least, is another well-known venue in the Wicklow region. Throw a big bash in its elegant James Joyce Ballroom or enjoy a smaller gathering in the Oscar Wilde Suite.
The venue offers choices to suit all budgets and desires, and isn’t short of stunning backdrops for your wedding photos.