Markree Castle is a stunning Gothic Style Castle, set in the heart of the stunning Sligo Countryside.
Markree Castle is a truly authentic, relaxing and uniquely charming Wedding Venue where you will find yourself immersed in unrivalled castle hotel comfort.
Markree Castle has recently been purchased by the Corscadden family and is the fourth Castle Hotel in Ireland to be owned and run by the Corscadden family. Previously Markree was the home of the Cooper family for over 370 years and will continue to be loved and cherish by its new owners.
Markree Castle is currently closed for renovations and will reopen in Spring 2017.
Markree is the perfect Romantic Castle Wedding Venue. We offer Exclusive Use of the Castle and grounds to you and your guests for your Special Day.
Couples can choose to arrive to their Arrival Reception by boat or gather for a civil ceremony within the Castle in the original Chapel at Markree.
Guests can relax and enjoy the beautiful grounds and Drawing Rooms within the Castle during the arrival reception while enjoying a welcome drink and delicious selection of canapes.
Your Gourmet Five Course Dinner is served in the Grand Golden Ballroom, which can seat up to 150 guests and following dinner, guests return to the Drawing Rooms on the ground floor to dance the night away.
For more information on Markree Castle and our 2017 Wedding Packages, please contact Lorraine at Banqueting@cabracastle.com
The Corscadden Family own and run four Castle Hotels in Ireland. Our Sister Romantic Castle Hotels include:
Cabra Castle in Co. Cavan
Ballyseede Castle in Tralee Co. Kerry
Bellingham Castle in Co. Louth
All our Castle Hotels are styled and furnished in keeping with each castle’s period, with luxury bedrooms and suites our fabulous castles are historic and romantic and offer some of the best Wedding Venues in Ireland.
Please visit one of our Castles and start planning your special day…….
by Kevin Haugheyon Thu, 26th October, 2017
We fell in love with Markree Castle the moment we stepped inside while it was still under renovation. By the time the renovation was complete we were completely blown away. Couldn't believe we could have exclusive use of an historic castle for our big day. Difficult to single out one particular aspect but the dining/banquet room was what amazed our ... Read More
by Deidre Leeon Thu, 26th October, 2017
Where to begin! What a magical weekend we had in Markree Castle. We were lucky enough to be one of the first couples to get married in the magnificently refurbished Markree. Excellence from beginning to end. Philip, Cora and the entire team were warm, attentive and efficient from the moment we viewed the Castle and the beautiful grounds. . Having ... Read More
by Karen McKennaon Thu, 26th October, 2017
One word - WOW. Beautiful surroundings, amazing food and fantastic staff. If you want a fairy tale castle wedding - this is the venue for you. Myself and my husband had our wedding reception at Markree Castle in June 2017. There are 30 beautiful bedrooms in the castle. Your guests will feel like Kings & Queens! This is a private ... Read More
by Wayne & Maryon Mon, 11th August, 2014
We had our wedding at the Markree Castle in April 2014 and from the get-go we were treated like royalty. We can only describe our wedding day as magical! It truly was everything that we had dreamt of and so much more. We could not have organized such a brilliant day without the help of Jeremy, Simon and their amazing ... Read More
by Charlotte Rosson Sat, 19th July, 2014
We would highly recommend Markree as a wedding venue. It's so beautiful there, making our photos look great. The staff are so helpful, everything was perfect, nothing is too much for them and they helped take all the pressure out of organising the day. Having the place to ourselves made the day feel so much more special and personal. The ... Read More