Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort
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Kenmare, Kerry
3 Star HotelThe multi award-winning Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort nestles on the edge of the beautiful town of Kenmare. The hotel hosts weddings from 50 to 350 guests in its stunning Banqueting Suite, which offers superb views of the Kerry Mountains.

Winner - Best Overall Wedding Venue -

Winner- Wedding Venue of the Year- (Munster)

The perfect wedding needs a dream setting, making the multi-award-winning Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort the ideal Kerry hotel for your wedding. From our elegant banqueting suite's breathtaking views to the warmth and expertise of our staff, it is no wonder that the Kenmare Bay Hotel is one of the most popular wedding hotels in Kerry.

The Setting

Gather friends and family for your special day in our light-filled banqueting suite, where parties of up to 350 guests can enjoy views of the Kerry mountains. For smaller, more intimate weddings, the room can be partitioned to suit, and, whether your celebrations are extravagant or low-key, you can be assured the room will be appointed to suit your needs.

Your wedding banquet will be a mouthwatering affair, with exquisite care devoted to each dish. The service is warm and friendly, and all of your guests will enjoy the attention of our expert staff. Your guests can relax in a choice of 126 bedrooms, holiday homes and luxury lodges, together with an on-site leisure centre, giving you all the elements for a perfect wedding.

The Service

Everything centres on you when you choose the award-winning Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort to host your wedding, with a dedicated wedding team to ensure that your big day is perfect to the last detail. From the most lavish extravaganza to an intimate soirée, the Kenmare Bay Hotel wedding team promises to take care of every aspect of the wedding celebrations to guarantee treasured memories for years to come.

Tom, our expert wedding coordinator works with you from the first meeting right through to the wedding day, ensuring everything is perfect. From start to finish, Tom is on hand to help in any way he can.

The Town

Nestled in a charming nook of the Wild Atlantic Way, Kenmare is a picturesque hideaway of stunning scenery, fine food, and atmospheric streets, making it a romantic location for your wedding. Translated from the Irish for “little nest” (Neidin), Kenmare is tucked into the junction of the celebrated Ring of Kerry and the equally beautiful Beara Peninsula.

A discreet path leads you from the hotel right into the heart of town, where you can relax among the award-winning restaurants, colourful shops, and lively pubs. If you're feeling active, you can choose from golf, fishing, walking, watersports, and horse riding.

The Reasons

  • A dedicated wedding team on call to make your dream wedding a reality
  • All-inclusive weddings tailored to suit your budget and requirements
  • A guarantee that yours is the only wedding booked at the hotel on that day
  • Complimentary extras, including your own wedding car, a pianist to accompany your meal, and complimentary pre-reception including sparkling wine and canapés
  • The stunning backdrop of Kenmare for your wedding pictures and beautiful memories
  • A choice of 126 bedrooms, self-catering holiday homes and luxury lodges on the hotel grounds
  • On-site leisure centre for the enjoyment of your wedding guests

For your perfect day, look no further than the Kenmare Bay.

Contact Sile on 064 66 41300 or

Wedding Coordinator
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Reviews for Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort

Average Rating: 5.0 out of 5 - based on 111 reviews

by on Mon, 25th April, 2016

Our wedding was on the 30th of January 2016. From when we booked the wedding with Alan the January previous, the Kenmare Bay have been more than exceptional throughout. I could not recommend the Kenmare Bay enough. Tom was amazing he went beyond his duty to make sure everything went off without a hitch. They made our day beyond amazing, ... Read More

by on Tue, 9th February, 2016

Thank you to everyone at the Kenmare Bay for making our wedding so special. I cannot rate Tom highly enough he is a huge asset to your hotel and the number one reason we decided to have our wedding with you. We had visited the hotel as guests before but had never been to a wedding there. We really liked ... Read More

by on Mon, 30th November, 2015

We had a fantastic wedding day at The kenmare Bay Hotel. The staff were so helpful leading up to our big day, Tom was always available to answer any of our questions. The food and service on the day was outstanding as many of our guests also mentioned to us. Its a beautiful venue with a wonderful team, Mossy our ... Read More

by on Mon, 30th November, 2015

Our wedding was in the Kenmare Bay hotel in July 2015. We were so pleased we chose this venue because the staff took such great care of us throughout the process. We met with Síle and Tom both of whom helped us to come up with the perfect wedding package to suit us. We enjoyed a beautiful food tasting menu ... Read More

by on Mon, 30th November, 2015

I had a lovely wedding experience with the Kenmare bay hotel from start to finish all the staff especially Tom and Sile were so helpful and efficient.Since my wedding day almost a year ago I still get guests commenting on what a lovely meal they had. I couldn't recommend it more for a wedding venue.

by on Mon, 30th November, 2015

The service we received was five star. Tom and his team were great from day one. We felt we were the Royal Family.

by on Mon, 30th November, 2015

We got married at the Kenmare Bay Hotel in August 2015 and I cannot recommend them highly enough as a wedding venue. From the moment we looked at the venue, they were always only an email or phone call away to answer any questions we had. On the wedding day itself, the staff were fab - they looked after everything, ... Read More

by on Mon, 30th November, 2015

We had our wedding at this wonderful hotel on 10.4.15.From the minute we booked our date the staff could not have been more helpful. Nothing was too much and Tom was very patient in answering all our questions no matter how big or small. Unfortunately my dad got very Ill a couple of weeks before the wedding and was in ... Read More

by on Mon, 30th November, 2015

We got married in August 2015 and my wedding guests are still talking about how great the hotel was, how friendly the staff are and how amazing the food was. they have a beautifully decorated spacious function room with a beautiful view. We had one of the best weekends of our life thanks to the Kenmare bay!!!

by on Mon, 30th November, 2015

We had our wedding in The Kenmare Bay Hotel this summer and I would highly recommend the hotel to any couple getting married. Sile, Tom, Hanneke and all of the wedding team are highly professional and very supportive right from the start. Any dealings or queries we had with the hotel were dealt with efficiently and in a friendly manner. ... Read More

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