As Kerry's only castle hotel, the magnificent Ballyseede Castle offers an authentic castle wedding experience. Close to Tralee on the famous Ring of Kerry, it is only 15 minutes from Kerry Airport and not a million miles from anywhere...
Set on 30 acres of ancient woodlands and manicured gardens, Ballyseede Castle Hotel is beautifully placed in secluded grounds and is the perfect choice for a castle wedding.
When you pass through the gates of Ballyseede Castle you know you are entering a most special world steeped in history and splendour. From the moment you enter, experience a warm welcome and be greeted by our Irish Wolfhound Mr Higgins and his friends.
The luxurious Ballyseede Castle is a family-owned and operated hotel. Marnie and her husband Rory, along with their dedicated team, have awakened the hidden gem that is Ballyseede Castle making it Ireland's leading destination wedding venue and hotel since 2005.
With its welcoming atmosphere, beautiful grounds, award-winning food and luxurious accommodation - Ballyseede Castle provides an ideal location to celebrate with family and friends, and the freedom to create a wedding that you have always dreamed of.
Be distinctively different - enjoy a drinks reception in any of the beautifully decorated formal lounges, or the newly-built Orangery. Take family portraits in the gardens with the castle as a backdrop and allow your guests to enjoy every inch of this enchanting castle. Feast on an outstanding meal in the company of your friends and dance the night away…
Ballyseede Castle is also a recognised venue for the civil registration of marriage in Co. Kerry, subject to approval of each application. Celebrate your marriage in style in the historic Stone Room, surrounded by family and friends. As an approved venue, we take the worry and strain out of travelling and offer a complete celebration under one roof.
Invite your guests to stay in one of our luxuriously appointed 23 en-suite bedrooms, full of colour, charm and character. There are 16 more bedrooms opening soon.
The Corscadden Family own and run four Castle Hotels in Ireland. Our Sister Romantic Castle Hotels include:
Markree Castle in Collooney, Co. Sligo
Cabra Castle in Kingscourt, Co. Cavan
Bellingham Castle in Castlebellingham, Co. Louth
All our Castle Hotels are styled and furnished in keeping with each castle’s character and era. With luxury bedrooms and suites, our fabulous castles are historic, romantic and offer some of the finest wedding venues in Ireland.
Please visit one of our castles and start planning your special day…
by Maria & Tomon Thu, 22nd November, 2018
Thanks to the everyone at Ballyseede Castle for making our wedding day as special as we had hoped. Not one person could fault anything about the castle and the staff on the day of our wedding! The wedding team were amazing and thanks to them we had the most wonderful day. Every guest we spoke to after commented on how ... Read More
by James & Michelleon Thu, 22nd November, 2018
Myself and my wife had a beautiful wedding at the Ballyseede Castle. Both our wedding ceremony and reception were held there. Ballyseede Castle exceeded our expectations on every level. The food was amazing. All the staff were so helpful, they made our guests feel like the most important people in the world on the day. We couldn’t recommend Ballyseede Castle ... Read More
by Thomas & Corinnaon Wed, 21st November, 2018
We’d like to say a huge thanks to all at Ballyseede Castle for making our wedding day incredibly special!! From the moment we set foot on the premises, we were convinced that this was where we wanted to celebrate our marriage, due to the stunning surroundings and rooms, understated elegance and welcoming and homely atmosphere and not least, our interactions ... Read More
by Deirdre * Eoinon Wed, 21st November, 2018
We couldn't recommend Ballyseede Castle enough. We loved every element of it - The venue is beautiful, the food is delicious and the staff couldn't do enough to make it a fantastic day. They really went above and beyond. I would highly recommend the venue to all couples on the lookout for a beautiful place to get married.
by Terri O'Sullivanon Sun, 18th November, 2018
From start to finish, the staff and services provided at Ballyseede Castle were truly amazing. I visited Ballyseede for the first time the day before my actual wedding day, so I was pretty nervous. They helped me through the planning of my big day so much. The grounds are truly stunning. They helped with every little detail on the day. ... Read More