Elegant Weddings At Dunbyne Castle Hotel & Spa
Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa, situated in the heart of the Royal County, Co. Meath, is an elegant and charming location for weddings this summer. An impressive gated entrance makes way for a tranquil, winding driveway, which leads to the front of the hotel, where the beautifully restored Georgian house blends with the new contemporary wing to create a modern, yet classic, entrance.
On arrival, guests can take in the picture perfect lush green landscaped gardens of the hotel, before entering the striking Georgian hallway of the old house. The imposing double width stairway is a stylish location for bridal pictures, with the true craftsmanship of the Georgian ornate ceiling and beautiful stairwell demanding guest’s attention. The many rooms on the ground floor of the Georgian house are ideally suited for intimate celebrations, ceremonies, and drinks receptions for wedding parties. With each wedding package, the bride and groom are met with a red carpet welcome on arrival and a glass of champagne, while guests can sip on chilled prosecco, or tea and coffee, and enjoy an assortment of canapés from goat’s cheese bon bons and Angus roast beef, to horseradish on Irish treacle brown bread and mini pizzas and macaroons. Following the drinks reception, the bridal party and guests are brought to the hotel’s main ballroom, The Tara Suite, which is a glamorous reception area in the contemporary wing, holding up to 220 guests. Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa wedding packages include; The Butler Package (from €69 per guest), The Francini Package (from €74 per guest), and The Synolda Package (from €81 per guest). The wedding reception menus are designed and created from an abundance of fresh and locally sourced produce by award-winning executive chef, Ian Daly. Starters include smoked Skeaghanore duck breast with figs, or fresh crab and salmon, and there are five sorbets to choose from; lemon and thyme, green apple, raspberry and gin, passion fruit and mango, or lime and ginger. The main course offerings range from rack of Irish lamb to pan-fried monkfish with sundried tomato gnocchi or Thai curry and stuffed red peppers, with options for vegetarians. For dessert guests can choose from a selection of delicious delights, including salted caramel cheesecake, pistachio and milk chocolate delice, or chocolate and walnut brownies.
Each of the packages includes a complimentary night’s stay in the award-winning Synolda Suite for the bride and groom. The spectacular four poster bed, coupled with the deep soaker bath tub, offer unrivalled romanticism for any couple’s wedding night. The parents of the bridal party are also offered a complimentary deluxe room and guests can avail of preferred accommodation rates. For The Francini and The Synolda packages, a complimentary anniversary stay is also included. With such an idyllic setting, delicious food, and quality service, Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa offers everything a bride and groom need to make their day a truly memorable one. Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa prides itself on its exceptional service for the grandest of occasions, expertly planned to the tiniest detail…happily ever after begins there.