10 Best Wedding Venues in Ireland

There are some really incredible wedding venues in Ireland from castles to five star Hotels on the wonderful coast of the country that will leave you breathless.

Or why not go country with a wedding party in a manor or lodge, kind of old school, and let your guests and family break free of the chains from the city, to enjoy the sweet county life for a weekend in a rural Irish surroundings. We thought we would give you “the heads up” about the current top ten Wedding venues that rock and the perfect wedding bands that match each of these brilliant venues.

This is just a quick wedding blog to give you an idea of what’s available in this splendid county and the great talented Party bands and tribute groups that perform professionally on a regular basis. Hope you enjoyed the ideas on music and the wedding venues and best wishes on a wonderful and peaceful day on your Wedding.


Powers court Hotel


Formally the ex Ritz-Carlton this place is amazing and totally five star set in the amazing wicklow valley.

The perfect place for those top three wedding acts:

  1. The Paris Swinging Lovers
  2. The Opera Singing Waiters
  3. Gatsby Swing Band

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Luttrelstown Castle 


Just outside Dublin City, This venue exudes true quality and style that befits a king and queen.

The perfect Entertainment that works well in this environment would be;

  1. The Diva Waiters 
  2. Graffiti Classic 
  3. The Golden harp

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Carton House


Home of the football stars and Manchester UTD when they arrive in Ireland, Lucius Farrell and his dedicated team can take care of you in this top class hotel with beautiful gardens and a river …..With 5 star golf on site and Spa treatments.

Big bands that perform regularly here include; 

  1. The Funky Buskers 
  2. POP Gods
  3. Tickled Pink 


AVIVA Stadium


Are you a big rugby fan?  Love to have your wedding in the hallowed grounds of Aviva stadium talk with Leah and her team here and witness the all star surroundings of a wedding venue with passion and history.

The big band to look for here is called “THE FIRM “. They are exclusively selected for all the big homecoming matches that the IRFU celebrate, and if it’s good enough for the IRFU and the Irish rugby team well hey that’s good enough for me.

Do also check out these other two great wedding bands that fit perfectly in AVIVA;

  1. Brass Tacks 
  2. Midnight revellers 


Killiney Castle Hotel

Set in the hills of the Killiney Mountains in killiney this hotel has warmth and character with lots of free space for parking and a top end health club and swimming pool to match, and you got to check out the bridal suite it’s huge! 

Perfect match bands here include; 

  1. Swing & rat pack Music with - Gatsby Swing
  2. POP Gods (ultimate 80s, 90s, 00, Chart Band)
  3. Daft Punk Tribute (As seen on TV channel 4 the lookalikes)


Glenview Hotel 


Only 25 miles outside Dublin this 4 star hotel, allows that country feel and atmosphere without having to travel too far. The hotel is set on top of a hill overlooking the wick low mountains and is a great place to have a wedding and lovely people to deal with. Top performing wedding bands that play here are 

  1. Brass Tacks
  2. The Funky Buskers
  3. Jungle Boogie 

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Druids Glen Resort


This 5 star hotel is an elegant golf and spa resort which is only 16.1 km from Wick low Goal and 24.2 km from the Wick low Mountains National Park. Best performing Wedding Bands and acts that get booked here include;

  1. Havana Club Trio 
  2. Buck Taylor’s Soul Band
  3. Silent Headphone Disco 


Breton Hotel Killarney


Located just off the Ring of Kerry, this 5 star spa hotel is 1.6 km from the city center of Killarney and only 2.3 km from Ross Golf Club. Run by the INEC group its top drawer venue with real class and style. Big wedding bands to look at here include 

  1. The Big Noise 
  2. Paris Swinging Lovers 
  3. The Funky buskers

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Castle Leslie


A regal Castle Known as the haunted castle!

I have been lucky enough to attend a few wedding here and it’s very special, you basically take over the hotel for the night and all the rooms so it’s totally yours to party late into the night. Check out these top end party and tribute acts that perform there every week including;

  1. Gatsby Swing 
  2. Tickled PINK
  3. POP Gods 




This is a very classy and elegant 19th century Country house and gardens. The Orangery Rooms is quite unique and worth a visit.

Class acts that fit the mark here are;

  1. The Classic Singing Waiters
  2. Graffiti Classic 
  3. The Cuban All Stars