Wild Beauty: Completely Romantic West Cork Venues

Looking for a breathtaking backdrop?

End your hunt for a dreamy wedding venue in West Cork. The perfect combination of wild beauty and relaxed elegance, your wedding celebration will leave friends and family buzzing for years to come. With awe-inspiring views of the Atlantic Ocean, sandy beachside scenes or riverside romance, these West Cork wedding venues are sure to inspire every bride and groom-to-be planning their big day.

Choose one of these West Cork beauties, with stunning backdrops and devoted wedding teams, for a truly divine wedding experience in West Cork.

Celtic Ross Hotel

The beauty of a West Cork wedding simply can’t be beaten! With over 20 years of experience celebrating unforgettable weddings, the Celtic Ross Hotel have learnt a thing or two about planning and executing not just the perfect wedding celebration, but YOUR perfect wedding celebration!

Set against the tranquil Rosscarbery Estuary, with views out to the sea and Galley Head beyond, the Celtic Ross, with its unique blend of location, understated luxury, relaxed atmosphere and friendly yet professional service, offers you an exceptional venue for your West Cork wedding.

Recently awarded an AA Rosette for Culinary Excellence, Euro Toques accredited Head Chef Alex Petit has masterfully created a range of wedding packages using only the finest of local ingredients so you are guaranteed a culinary journey sure to tickle the taste buds of all your guests….Locally sourced, expertly prepared, utterly delicious.

For details of all their Wedding Packages, email Marie their Weddings Manager on weddings@celticross.com or PH: 023 8848722 www.celticrosshotel.com

The Maritime Hotel

All that is wonderful about West Cork blends together beautifully at The Maritime Hotel – world-renowned scenery, food crafted from locally sourced produce and of course the friendliest Cork hospitality.

Elegant décor, excellent service and breathtaking views over the Atlantic combine to make The Maritime Hotel West Cork’s foremost wedding venue.

The spacious and sophisticated Windward Suite, with dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking Bantry’s spectacular bay, can accommodate up to three hundred of your closest family and friends for the ultimate fine dining experience. The Windward Suite is an elegant space which exudes style and ambience, ideal for your most memorable occasion.Meet and greet your guests in the private Garnish Bar while for a quiet moment with an old friend, the Library affords a more intimate setting. The Bridal Suite is luxury defined complemented by dramatic, panoramic views of the waterfront – an oasis for newlyweds.

Our Management’s expertise and attention to detail will ensure a seamless transition from your initial booking right through to the finishing touches on your day. For further information or to book your personal appointment with the Wedding Team phone 027-54700.

The West Cork Hotel

Located on the banks of the Ilen River, The West Cork Hotel is the perfect choice for your West Cork wedding day. Located in the heart of Skibbereen, this remarkable venue has been making wedding dreams come true for over 100 years!

Whether you’re planning for a larger celebration or an intimate gathering, the hotel is happy to accommodate parties of 50 to 250 people. Licensed to hold civil ceremonies as well as Humanist celebrations, you are spoilt for choice with a range of options for your special day at The West Cork Hotel. Choose from one of their dedicated suites, the hotel grounds, or even The Old West Cork Railway Bridge!

The team pride themselves on personalised professional service and attention to detail. So start planning your West Cork wedding with peace of mind and reassurance that you and your guests will experience an extraordinary wedding day with memories to last a lifetime. Talk to their to their wedding coordinator to enquire about an unforgettable West Cork Wedding at events@westcorkhotel.com or call 028 21277.

Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa

One of West Cork’s true coastal gems, Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa sets a glorious backdrop for your wedding day celebrations. Say your I do’s next to the sparkling waters of the Atlantic Ocean, overlooking sandy white beaches and splashing shoreline. Located near the charming town of Clonakilty and just 30 minutes from Cork City, this gorgeous venue is the ideal location for you West Cork nuptials.

The dedicated wedding team are delighted to host civil ceremonies in the Inchdoney Suite which has recently been refurbished to reflect the relaxed atmosphere and natural tones of the seashore just outside. Following your ceremony, the beachside scenery offers the ideal backdrop to capture stunning memories of your romantic wedding celebration. Then ‘wow’ your guests with a celebration overlooking the ocean, accompanied by a celebratory drink reception in the Lounge.

Have peace of mind knowing that your big day is well looked after by the warm and welcoming team offering a range of wedding packages, tailored to meet specific needs of each unique couple.

Ally Vogl

Ally is the Content and Social Media Exec here at WeddingDates HQ. Beyond being obsessed with all things weddings, she loves a good cup of coffee and splurging on beauty products.

The Wedding Dates Team