The Top Irish Wedding Venues For 2016 Have Been Named 2 years ago

The Top Irish Wedding Venues For 2016 Have Been Named

If you’re recently engaged, or looking to plan your dream wedding, the awards you’ve been waiting for are finally here…

Polling more than 35,000 couples, the weddingsonline Awards 2016 winners have been revealed – and top of the priorities list is the all important venue.

For people down south, Cork's stunning Garryvoe Hotel nabbed Venue of the Year, while those opting for a fairytale ending might be interested in Cabra Castle scooping Castle Venue of the Year.

If you’re looking to choose somewhere exclusive and intimate, you might want to head west, with The Lodge at Ashford Castle winning the Exclusive Venue of the Year title on the night.

The 36 categories in the weddingsonline Awards 2016 included a range of wedding services offered to engaged couples nationwide – including the top bands, church singers and floral designer.
For those in the throes of wedding planning, here are some of the key category wins on the night:

Band of the Year
The Connor McKeon Band

Bridalwear Supplier of the Year
McElhinneys Bridal Rooms, Ballybofey

Castle Venue of the Year
Cabra Castle

Church Singer of the Year
Nicola McGuire Wedding Music

Exclusive Venue of the Year
The Lodge at Ashford Castle

Floral Designer of the Year
A Room in Bloom

Groomswear Supplier of the Year
Collar & Cuff

Hotel Venue of the Year Connaught
Clayton Hotel Galway

Hotel Venue of the Year Leinster
The Glenview Hotel

Hotel Venue of the Year Munster
Garryvoe Hotel

Hotel Venue of the Year Ulster
Galgorm Resort & Spa

Waterside Venue of the Year
Lough Rynn Castle

Overall Venue of the Year
Garryvoe Hotel

For the full list of awards, you can check the hotly tipped suppliers here.