Blackwater Castle - home for your event where wonderful memories are made!
History, heritage, nature and a warm Irish welcome meet in a spectacular setting at Blackwater Castle, a twelfth Century Castle on the banks of the River Awbeg, surrounded by mature woodlands and a private river. Visitors gracing the Castle down through the centuries include Mesolithic Man, Strongbow’s Men at Arms, Sir Walter Raleigh, and Michael Jackson. Oliver Cromwell and his army also passed through Castle lands so why not follow in their footsteps and celebrate your union in a unique setting?
There is no formula at Blackwater Castle – you will have complete control over all arrangements so your celebration will reflect your unique style and requirements. You can arrange a fine dining experience for your guests or opt for a more casual wedding banquet - all options are possible and we will work with you to ensure that you have the perfect wedding with us.
Blackwater Castle has an impeccable pedigree for hosting weddings as it is the site of the ancient Holy Well of St. Patrick, contains the remains of a twelfth century Chapel, and is home to a rare stone engraving from the 5th or 6th Century of the female form, a Sheela na Gig, for those who wish to give their marriage a fertility blessing.
Make Blackwater Castle your home for the duration of your celebration where you will find:-
We will be happy to show you our wonderful home here in the Blackwater Valley and to discuss your particular requirements for your special day.
Blackwater Castle - the unique setting for your special day.