Set on 90 acres of mature wooded parkland, with outstanding views of Oysterhaven Bay, the luxurious four star Macdonald Kinsale Hotel and Spa is the quintessential wedding location.
Our exclusive Wedding Co-Ordinator, Alison, will tailor make a package suited to your individual taste, offering the ultimate in personal attention, service and exceptional value for your special day.
Macdonald Kinsale Hotel and Spa specialises in catering for one wedding per day, ensuring that we are committed to providing you with the ideal setting for the most important day in your lives.
The newly refurbished Rathmore Suite is a tranquil space, perfect for an intimate civil ceremony, or blessing. Alternatively, why not avail of our spectacular location and enjoy an outdoor ceremony with breath-taking views.
On your wedding day
A drinks reception serving tea, coffee, and home-made biscuits, with welcome drinks and canapes will be served alongside tasteful music in our lobby. Our Bride and Groom will also enjoy an elegant red carpet arrival, with chilled champagne to start their celebrations.
Our hotel is set on 90 acres of mature wooded parkland overlooking the scenic Oysterhaven Bay offering some outstanding opportunities to capture your dream wedding. We also have many interior locations such as our lobby staircase and balcony, perfect for capturing your day
At the end of your perfect day, retire to your Bridal Suite and relive the magical moments over a glass of prosecco, while overlooking the breath-taking scenery.
There are 70 luxurious guest rooms on site incorporating deluxe, and Seaview guest rooms including two beautifully appointed suites, plus 19 three bedroomed Kinsale Lodges located adjacent to the hotel, perfect to accommodate your guests.
With Our Compliments
Please enjoy a complimentary stay with us either on the evening of your complimentary wedding tasting, or to celebrate your paper wedding anniversary.
We are delighted to offer youcomplimentary access to our leisure facilitiesfor the three-month period prior to your big day, ensuring that you get the most out of your workout, with a complimentary fitness assessment and tailored workout programme to suit your needs.
We understand that planning your Wedding can be difficult, however we want you to enjoy the experience, so we provide you with Moposa, our Award Winning online wedding planning tool, ensuring your wedding planning process is as stress free as possible.
by Paul and Aoife O Driscollon Thu, 15th June, 2017
We got married here in April 2017 and everything was just amazing! The staff that helped us with the wedding were brilliant, Alison Walsh and Lynn (food and beverage manager) especially were so great in making everything easy for us! We wanted to do a few things differently like a dessert buffet in the reception area after the meal which ... Read More
by Helenon Thu, 8th June, 2017
Our wedding day in April 2017, at Macdonald Kinsale Hotel & Spa was fantastic. The venue was gorgeous. The food was great, we got great feedback from our guests about it. There was plenty of it which is what you want. We dealt with three wedding coordinators during the time we booked the venue to the wedding day itself - ... Read More
by Fiona McCluskeyon Thu, 18th May, 2017
I want to thank all the staff at Mc Donald hotel for making our day so special. Alice you are a star and reassuring me in the room the morning of my wedding. I would highly recommend a civil wedding here. The food and service was 5 * and we got great feed back from everyone. People could not believe ... Read More
by Laura Lucason Mon, 1st May, 2017
I just want to say a huge thank you to yourself, Lynn and all the staff for ensuring that out wedding day went absolutely perfect. Ye all went above and beyond to make sure everything went smoothly and without a hitch. Thanks so much for looking after our girls throughout the day (even providing food for them so they wouldn't ... Read More
by Amanda Dilworthon Tue, 7th March, 2017
Our wedding was everything that we wished for. Sarah, Michael & the team were fantastic. In the run up to the event they were always on hand to answer any questions we had. On the day the service was efficient and friendly. It was a Christmas wedding and the hotel was decorated beautifully, everyone commented on it and our pictures ... Read More