Gorgeous Wedding Dresses shot in Stunning Kilkea Castle

Queen of the Castle

Irish Wedding Diary Bridal Photoshoot in Kilkea Castle With Wedding Photographer Thomas Sunderland

Your own Fairytale Castle Wedding: Exclusively hire the Castle for an intimate civil ceremony followed by your wedding banquet in the exquisite Banquet Dining Room. Kilkea Castle offers an unforgettable experience surrounded by history, majesty and comfort.

Kilkea Castle offers a magical experience: 11 luxurious bedrooms each with its own unique style and aspect of the estate catering for up to 22 guests, a private dining room that yearns for entertaining, your own private Castle Bar to entertain friends and family and regale with tales of yore, and a beautifully furnished Drawing Room.
The Castle is yours to explore and additional guests can be accommodated in our Carriage Rooms or Lodges on the estate. Ideal for wedding parties of 50 guests or less.

The impressive Baronial Hall which sits majestically under the 12th century Castle and overlooks the lush gardens and amazing golf course. Enjoy reception drinks on the terrace of the Castle and then invite your guests to join you and your partner as you take the breathtaking walk from Kilkea Castle across the tree-lined avenue to begin your celebrations. Ideal for wedding parties of up to 280 guests.

Hermione’s Restaurant is an experience like no other on the estate. With light charging through the venue, it looks over the 9th hole of the Golf Course and out to the parkland course and beyond to the 12th century Castle. The Restaurant has space to cater for 100 guests for a wedding reception.


Kilkea Castle
Kilkea, Kilkea Demesne,
Castledermot, Co. Kildare
Tel: +353 59 9145600


Thomas Sunderland
22 Castle Street Carlow
Web: www.thomassunderland.ie
Phone: +353 (0)59 9142278

Hair & Makeup:

The Hair and Beauty Chalet
085 742 7141 or 059 915 8795

Dresses by

De Paor Designs
Kilcoole, Co. Wicklow. Tel: 01 2810079
Web: www.depaordesigns.com
Email: [email protected]

Marian Gale
8a The Mall, Donnybrook, Dublin 4, Ireland
Phone: (01) 269 7467 / (01) 269 7460
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.mariangale.ie

Edel Tuite Design
Upper Mell, Drogheda, Co. Louth.
Tel: 041 987 2951
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.edeltuitedesign.com

La Bella Sposa
Swords, Co Dublin Tel: 01 8075712
Web: www.labellasposa.ie Email: [email protected]

Horse & Carriage by Melia Carriages
Website: www.meliacarriages.com
Email: [email protected]
Phone: Ger 086 8039187 Aidan 087 7813220

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