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 Gary & Franon Mon, 9th April, 2018
My wife & I had our wedding on Friday the 2nd March in Ballyseede Castle. Unfortunately for us, that week was the most snow Ireland had seen in 36 years. The day before our wedding, with a Red Weather alert in place, Marnie contacted us to reassure us that everything was in place, supplies were in and staff were staying ... Read More
by Anne & Liamon Mon, 12th March, 2018
Liam and I got married in Ballyseede Castle in the Stone Room. We also had our reception in the Castle. The first day we walked into the Castle and had a look around I turned to Liam and said I want to get married here. We didn't want to look at any other places so we booked it there and ... Read More
by Enda Kinahanon Tue, 2nd January, 2018
Having spent two years planning our dream castle wedding, my new wife and I were married here on 31/12/2017. I cannot say enough good things about the staff and management of ballyseede castle. From the beginning the owners of the venue stayed in personal contact with us and helped us in every way imaginable with the planning and organising of ... Read More
by Danielle & Barryon Thu, 14th December, 2017
We had our wedding at Ballyseede Castle Hotel in October 2017 and really couldn’t recommend it highly enough. The venue itself is stunning, and right from the very first meeting with the hotel we were made to feel so welcome by Marnie, Rory and all the staff. In the run up to the wedding day itself, we had a lot ... Read More
by Noelle O Connoron Fri, 8th December, 2017
Ballyseede Castle was truly amazing, it went beyond any expectations we could have had. We thoroughly enjoyed our wedding day as did our family and friends. We just wish we could go back and relive it all again. The staff were amazing, they really could not have done more. They helped us with recommendations in the run up to the ... Read More