Most rated small wedding venues in Ireland - Ideal for a maximum of 60 guests

If you're looking for a more private and small ceremony you should definitely check for those spots. They're highly ranked and highly reviewed at

Moyvalley Hotel & Balyna House
prices from €59

Balyna Estate, Moyvalley, Kildare Balyna House & Moyvalley Hotel, Kildare

A breathtaking vision of exquisite elegance, Moyvalley captivates the guests with style, opulence and sheer romance. You simply couldn’t ask for better; beautiful elegant and discreet. We are a dazzling fairytale blend of the traditional and contemporary. We are dedicated to ensuring your wedding is a distinct reflection of your personality with every detail perfectly in order.

Moyvalley Hotel & Golf Resort offers two equally glamorous but very different wedding venues. Choose Balyna House, a palatial 19th Century Italianate Mansion catering for up to 100 guests or the chic contemporary 21st Century Moyvalley Hotel catering for up to 250 guests.


At Moyvalley Hotel & Resort, we not only have the show stopping location and the impeccable facilities, we also have the organisational skills to ensure that your wedding, no matter how large or small, will flow like a beautifully poured glass of champagne.

Country house wedding venue, exclusive wedding venue, Kildare wedding venue.

Durhamstown Castle
Bohermeen, Co. Meath
Prices from €65

Are you looking for somewhere really different? Durhamstown is certainly that! A seriously old Castle, a great big Barn for feasting & dancing, plus two houses for guest overflow, all opening onto a large restored courtyard. We now even have a ceremony Barn to get married in. Every wedding here is exclusive. Not a marquee or chiavari chair in sight! And it’s only 40 minutes from Dublin, Dublin airport & ferry port.


The Three Towers at Slieve Aughty Centre

Kylebrack West, Loughrea, Co Galway
Prices from €75

Weddings at Slieve Aughty Centre are relaxed, personal, and different.  

An exclusive venue set in the beauty of Ireland's rural west, say your vows indoors or out and customise your day your way.  The Three Towers Eco House and Organic Kitchen is yours for the day for a post-ceremony drinks reception and service or buffet style meal for up to 80 people.  With more than 30 acres of gardens, fields, and 2,000 acres of Coillte forest, the centre is a photographers dream.

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Accommodation is available for up to 32 sharing guests in the 4 star guest house, eco-lodges and glamping cabins, with additional accommodation available within 10km. Include some horses or even go riding the day after - the Slieve Aughty Riding Centre on site is home to more than 25 horses and ponies waiting for you and your guests.

For the late night, bring on a DJ, trad musicians, or live band - with the venue exclusively yours you and up to 150 guests can dance the night away.  The Three Towers has a full bar and serves the best homemade organic chips (just one of the late night finger food options)

For a unique wedding, try the horse drawn trap, book some entertainment for the kids, have a night before clay oven pizza party, get silly a the photo booth, and take some family photos with the fairies in the Enchanted Forest.

New Forest Estate

New Forest Estate, Higginstown, Tyrrellspass, County Westmeath
Prices from €60

A beautiful 17th Century Irish Manor House full of character and history set in a 300 acre Country Estate in the heart of Ireland.

New Forest Estate is a popular wedding venue due to its beautiful setting in the center of the Estate ensuring privacy for you and your guests.

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A wonderful dining experience and luxury accommodation in our wonderful Courtyard Lodges along with a warm welcome from our friendly and professional staff will ensure your wedding at New Forest will exceed your expectations.