Ghan House in Medieval Carlingford is an eighteenth century Georgian country house set within walled grounds where exclusive use of the whole house and grounds makes for an ideal Wedding & Civil Ceremony venue
For dates available - please contact Paul, Orla or Sarah directly at Ghan House on +353 (0)42 937 3682
Ghan House is just an hours drive from Dublin and Belfast with views of Carlingford Lough , Slieve Foy mountain & The mountains of Mourne.
The unique aspect of Ghan House is that you can have exclusive use of the whole house & gardens ~ which means, no other guests apart from your own! We have beautiful views of Slieve Foy, the Mountains of Mourne & Carlingford Lough - from the gardens, all the public rooms & bedrooms. In addition we have 8 ft high stone walls enclosing the gardens, adding to the privacy & uniqueness.
For weddings up to 110 guests where the unique atmosphere of a Georgian House lends itself to a very sociable day; we offer:
Our head chef Stephane was awarded "Best Chef 2015 & 2019", we also won 'Best Hotel & Country House Restaurant in County Louth' - for 3 continuous years ~ The Restaurant Association of Ireland and have been awarded2 AA Rosttes for the restaurant 2011 - 2019.
The bedrooms have been selected by John & Sally McKenna's Bridgestone Guide -'Best 100 Places to stay in Ireland' for 21 continuous years from 1998 to 2019 and we were named "Gourmet Getaway of the Year 2019" & "Fine Dining Hotel of the Year 2019" at the Irish Hotel Awards
The Drawing Room holds up to 60 guests and has a fully tuned grand Piano. There are magnificent views of Slieve Foy, Carlingford Lough, the mountains of Mourne and the castellated walled gardens of Ghan House .
Most of the weddings held at Ghan House have 60 to 110 guests where up to 3 other dining rooms are used ~ utilising the whole house. Later on the band or DJ sets up in the ballroom.
The Ghan House alternative to the big hotel function room makes for a very intimate, sociable wedding!
To arrange a "show around" of this wedding venue, please phone or email us and Paul, Orla or Sarah will get back to you within 24 hours.
by Donal and Lorettaon Mon, 27th May, 2019
One word to describe Ghan House, Professional. From the first tentative enquiries to the big day they were great. Nothing was a problem, any request we had was catered for. The venue is second to none, we are a mature couple and Ghan House was the ideal venue for us and our 65 guests we had exclusive use of the ... Read More
by CORY SLOANon Tue, 30th April, 2019
We celebrated our wedding in Ghan House and it was lovely, really lovely. Beautiful views of Carlingford Lough were matched by the beauty of the venue itself. Hosted by Paul and the extremely accommodating, friendly staff the day couldn't have gone better, as you can imagine these events can be extremely stressful at times but the professionalism and courteous manner ... Read More
by Jane Byrne-Màtèon Thu, 25th April, 2019
Exceptional, beautiful, intimate, personal, hospitable venue. We couldn't have asked for more. From our very first contact, we were made feel important. Traditional hospitality and customer service. So personal and friendly. It's a beautiful hotel, exquisite food, excellent location and hosts are so accomodating and make you feel special. Yet all the while economically very reasonable. I wouldn't have changed ... Read More
by Hannah and Aidanon Sat, 20th April, 2019
The Ghan House was the only choice for us. Not only because we had a long tradition of eating here for special occasions, but the location, hospitality, food, staff and ambience are second to none. We knew we were guaranteed the intimate, relaxed day that we were looking for. Everything from going to book, to communicating in the run up, ... Read More
by irina halpinon Mon, 15th April, 2019
I can't speak highly enough of Paul,Sarah and the team at Ghan House. We had our family & friends dinner on March 3rd 2018 to celebrate our marriage. First is the house. WOW! The moment you walk in, you get the sense that this is not just a business, this is the pride & joy of the owners. Every detail ... Read More