The Island, Ballinakill, Waterford
Experience a fairytale wedding at a truly unique 16th Century Irish Castle set on a 310 acre private island. The Island resort offers luxury, security and privacy while conveniently located just minutes drive from Waterford City centre.
The Island Resort’s 16th Century Irish Castle offers luxury, security and privacy on a 310-acre Irish island.
Our dedicated Wedding Co-Ordinator Gillian was named Wedding Planner of the Year 2020 by the Irish Hotel Awards.
Waterford Castle Hotel and Golf Resort is set on a privately owned island, completely detached from the mainland yet only minutes drive from Waterford City and just 90mins drive from Dublin and Cork.
Recognized as the 7th of The 50 Best Hotels in The World by Condé Nast Traveler 2016 Readers’ Choice Awards, and recently awarded Luxury Hotel of the Year 2019 by the Irish Hotel Awards.
In a truly picturesque location on the River Suir, access to the island is by private car ferry only. Experience a wonderful sense of anticipation as you make the short crossing to the island and travel the beech-lined drive to the Castle.
All 5 lavish suites and 14 luxury guest rooms are decorated to the highest standard and have the characterful quirks typical of a Castle, with elegant décor full of authentic period detail and antiques as well as all the modern comforts of a world class hotel.
Dining at the award-winning 2-AA Rosette Munster Room Restaurant with its original oak paneled walls, ornate ceilings, dramatic portraits and painted scenes creates an atmospheric backdrop to your wedding dining experience.
The Island Resort provides a stunning wedding venue for an unforgettable day, catering from the most initmate elopements up to 120 persons in the Munster Room and Conservatory. The lush gardens, great lawn, 16th century Castle, lighthouse and the surrounding River Suir create a magnificent backdrop for photography.
The Resort offers numerous activities for your family and guests from the 18 hole championship golf course to falconry, tennis, clay pigeon shooting and much more. The Island also has modern self-catering lodges, perfect for guests of larger celebrations.
Our wedding co-ordinators are always on hand to oversee every detail of your most special day, ensuring that it runs smoothly so you can relax and enjoy it.
For more information on Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort please fill out the Enquiry Form below and one of our dedicated wedding co-ordinators will be in touch with you shortly.
Waterford Castle leave your worries at the shore…..
Set within a 300-acre estate overlooking Kenmare Bay, at the foot of the dramatic Caha Mountains and the cascading Sheen Falls, this is the start of something very special; the perfect backdrop for your big day.