Weddings at Woodford Dolmen
Your picturesque wedding in Carlow
Finding the perfect venue for your wedding is the first step and yet often the most difficult step in planning your wedding. Weddings at the Woodford are tailored to every couple from your choice of ballroom to your delicious menu.
From small intimate weddings to a grand scale affair celebrate your whole day with us from getting ready here to enjoying our residents bar, our 81 bedrooms are perfect for your guests after a long night of dancing. Our beautiful grounds provide a stunning back drop to your photos that will last forever.
Your Wedding Venue
Your dream come true
Entering our hotel, you will see a sweeping staircase with a glistening chandelier to wow your guests from the moment the walk in the door. There are plenty of photo spots both inside and outside leaving your photographer spoilt for choice.
Our expert wedding team are here to make every step of your day as simple as possible while reflecting on you as a couple. Our engaged couples have a choice of ballrooms and outdoor spaces as well as all-inclusive packages depending on your budgets.
Our Wedding Packages
We cater to all sizes of weddings and each wedding will get the same attention to detail no matter the size. From our all-inclusive packages including a vintage car and DJ we have the dream wedding for every couple starting from just €41per person.
Included in every wedding package:
- Experienced, friendly & personal wedding coordinator to help you plan your big day.
- Room hire for your dining room with your own allocation of banqueting staff.
- Mood lighting in ballroom to compliment your colour scheme.
- Piped background music during your meal.
- Access to your own personal wedding budget tracker, personal website with the Moposa wedding planner.
- Centre pieces on each table (varies on package)
- Cream regency chair covers
- White linen tablecloths
- Personalised menus and table plan
- Decorative silver cake stand & knife
- Elegant woodland and riverside garden setting.
Sapphire Bell Package
Available all year round
Available all year round – your dream wedding at the Woodford Dolmen.
Includes a vintage car to allow you to arrive in style to your red-carpet cocktail reception, 5 courses personally designed menu, candy cart, experienced DJ and 4 complimentary guestrooms and bar extension.
Ruby Rose Package
Loved by all
Available all year our Ruby Rose package includes your vintage car, red carpet entrance and cocktail reception
After your 4-course banquet, our wedding DJ is on hand to get people dancing once your band has finished for the night.
Two complimentary guestrooms are ideal as gifts for your parents.
Amber Lily Wedding Package
Off season weddings
If you’re looking for a midweek or winter wedding our Amber Lily package is ideal. From just €46 per person choose between a vintage car or our experienced DJ to end your day in style.
Available January – June, October – December, or midweek all year.
Pearl Blossom Wedding Package
Is a Spring wedding all you ever wanted?
Midweek Spring packages from €41 per person.
Enjoy your spring wedding in style. Enjoy a 4-course candlelit menu with half a bottle of wine per person in one of our stunning ballrooms.
Intimate Weddings at the Woodford
Close family and friends only
For intimate weddings of 30 -80 guests, you can enjoy our Intimate wedding package at just €49.50 per person.
Enjoy all of our classic wedding features as standard and a 4-course personalised meal.
Civil & Spiritual Ceremonies
A ceremony as unique as you are
With all your family and friends exchange your vows right here at the Woodford with our gorgeous Killenshin hills backdrop along the River Barrow to set a stunning scene for your big day.
For large ceremonies the Barrow Suite is perfect to exchange your vows while intimate ceremonies are suited to our comfortable Writers Suite. For something lovely and unique why not choose our outdoor wedding space on our veranda offering you stunning views for your ceremony.
Our traditional charm and friendly staff make you and your guests feel at home, our wedding team tailor each wedding specifically to you from the floral arrangements to our twinkling candles.
Start Planning Your Dream Day
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