Shearwater Hotel

CLOSED Enter Now! Once-in-a-Lifetime €10,000 Wedding Giveaway

To celebrate their 10th Anniversary and up-coming Wedding Showcase on Sunday 10th September 2017, we have teamed up with Shearwater Hotel to launch their biggest competition yet!

One lucky couple will win their dream wedding worth €10,000, including their flowers, photographer and much more! If you’re not in, you can’t win! So spread the word and tell all your engaged friends about this fantastic one-in-a-lifetime prize. Five couples and their families will be chosen to attend a grand finale gala evening at the hotel to take part in some fun challenges before the winner is crowned. See full details and enter below…

The Prize

An ENTIRE wedding package for 130 guests at Shearwater Hotel & Spa worth €9,999, to be used between January and June 2018. Prize includes the below:


  • Arrival cocktail reception & canapés


  • 5-course dinner & evening buffet


  • Room décor, including chair covers & sash, fairy light backdrop, centrepieces & more


  • Bridal Suite on the night of the wedding


  • 2 complimentary suites for the parents of the newlyweds


  • Discounted rates on 25 guest rooms



  • Hair By Ailish – bridal trial and wedding day hair for the bride & 2 bridesmaids





  • Wedding Cake – €100 OFF a wedding cake priced €500 from Cakes by Angela


  • 12-month gym + pool membership for the newlyweds at Shearwater Hotel & Spa


  • AND much more

How To Enter:

All you have to do is simply apply on the form below. Once we have received your entry, a member of the Shearwater team will be in touch with instructions of the next stage of the competition. All you will need to do is send a quick video of why you deserve to win.

After the team reviews all videos submitted, they will whittle it down to their 5 favourite couples. The finalists and their families will be invited to a gala event in the hotel on 8th October 2017 where they will compete against each other in a series of fun challenges before the winner is crowned!

Competition Closed!


Shearwater Hotel & Spa

Shearwater Hotel is your perfect choice for weddings and civil ceremonies. The expert team understands the time and effort put into planning each special event and as such will ensure your wedding is the most wonderful and special occasion that you will look back on with happiness and joy for years to come.

Boasting years of experience and a wealth of knowledge, the team is always on hand to discuss your every desire and execute your exact requirements seamlessly. In summer, the hotel’s beautiful private outdoor garden is idyllic for photos or intimate drinks with family and friends. The ballroom can host up to 450 people seated. It features a wall-to-wall glass backdrop that opens out to the private outdoor seating area, which is delightfully decorated with romantic fairy lighting, adding a magical final touch to complement the elegant setting of the hotel’s ballroom.

This is your journey. The team at Shearwater Hotel are honored to be apart of it.

T&C’s apply. See full competition entry rules here. For more details, please email Noel at or call +353 (0) 90 9630400.

Ciara Moore

Ciara Moore is the Blog Editor & Social Media Manager at WeddingDates HQ. Anything you want to know about weddings and what is on trend - she's your woman!

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