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 you complimentary access to our leisure facilities for 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 Brendanon Mon, 15th October, 2018
The hotel is in a beautiful setting and is well set up for a wedding. However, Alison and her team are the real assets here. No worry was too small, no problem was too big and from the minute we decided on the hotel for our wedding, Alison made us feel like ours was the only wedding that was taking ... Read More
by James Sandqueston Thu, 16th August, 2018
Alison our wedding co-ordinator was absolutely incredible, always going above and beyond to make the day extra special. Some venues rejected our idea of having a BBQ buffet, but Kinsale Macdonald welcomes us with open arms with the head chef cooking on display with bespoke Jameson infused burgers which went down so well with our guests!! We had incredible cocktails ... Read More
by Gerarda & Michael O'Brienon Sat, 10th February, 2018
Would highly recommend MacDonald Kinsale Hotel & Spa to others couples. The service was excellent, food was lovely with a great menu to choose from and the function room looked very well. Marita (Manager) and Alison (Wedding Coordinator) were both excellent to deal with and went above and beyond, not only on the day but also in the lead up. ... Read More
by Sonya Robertsonon Thu, 19th October, 2017
I could not recommended Alison and her team at Macdonald Hotel & Spa, Kinsale more. Organising our wedding from Australia was initially a very daunting idea but once we started working with Alison, we knew we were in great hands. Nothing was too big or too small of an ask, even with the massive time difference!! We also availed of ... Read More
by Suzie & Ciaranon Tue, 17th October, 2017
We had an absolutely fantastic experience at the Macdonald Hotel & Spa. From the very beginning, we felt welcome, well-advised, and nothing was a problem, which was very comforting since we had a large number of guests (220) to accommodate. Alison was a great help at every stage of the planning, and was incredible on the day, as were all ... Read More