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5 Charming Wedding Venues in Clare

Co. Clare is home to incredibly romantic and rugged scenery, making it the ideal backdrop for weddings! It’s also full of beautiful wedding venues. Whether you’re looking for a charming hotel, waterside setting with wonderful views or an alternative space bursting with charm, you can take your pick of idyllic spots. Today, we’ve rounded up 5 spectacular Clare wedding venues for couples looking to Say ‘I Do’ out west…

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The Killaloe Hotel & Spa, Killaloe, Co. Clare
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Nestled in beautiful woodlands overlooking Lough Derg, Clare’s Killaloe Hotel is a picturesque spot for weddings. They pride themselves on creating a unique and personalised experience, with a strict ‘one wedding a day’ policy so you can be sure you have their undivided attention. Couples are truly spoilt for choice when it comes to fabulous photo locations with their beautifully landscaped Marina Gardens, fountain, pergola and lakeshore. And if you’re looking to make an entrance, you can arrive by boat in to the marina if you please!

Durty Nelly’s Bar & Restaurant, Bunratty, Co. Clare
Guest capacity: 140 | View Profile

This Landmark Irish pub was established in 1620 and is bursting with character and charm. Its idyllic exterior and picturesque location next to the Bunratty Castle makes Durty Nelly’s Bar and Restaurant a perfect setting for weddings. They have several gorgeous areas you can avail of – you can celebrate in its assorted bars full of historical artefacts and cosy snugs, its Oyster Restaurant, or its rustic Loft which boasts original vaulted ceilings and exposed beams as well as magnificent views of the Clare countryside.

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Treacy’s Oakwood Hotel, Shannon, Co. Clare
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Couples can look forward to a warm, red carpet welcome as well as incredible food and impeccable service at Treacy’s Oakwood Hotel. They cater for both small and large scale weddings with two beautiful suites for celebrations – the intimate conservatory and the award-winning Atlantic ballroom which has the wow factor in spades. Crisp white linen, chair covers and luxurious sashes create a decadent feel while solid silver candelabras and fairy light backdrop add extra sparkle. Packages include fun little touches like ‘Afternoon Tea for the Bride-to-Be’.

AnnaCarriga, Killaloe, Co. Clare
Guest capacity: 300 | View Profile

Overlooking the crystal clear waters of Lough Derg, AnnaCarriga is a romantic, 12 acre lakeside resort in Killaloe where you can arrive by boat if you so wish! They have a one wedding per day policy so this wonderful waterside setting becomes yours for the celebrations. Weddings can take place at the idyllic glass front Lakeshore Pavillion that overlooks the lake or the more intimate BoatHouse restaurant, with a relaxed BBQ package available during summer months.

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Treacy’s West County Hotel, Ennis, Co. Clare
Guest capacity: 500 | View Profile

Treacy’s West County Hotel has been specialising in dream weddings since 1968 with a dedicated team that pulls out all the stops to “create one of the most amazing days of your lives.” They can cater for lavish banquets for up to 500 guests with delicious food and flawless service. Couples can look forward to availing of their specially commissioned walled garden which will be unveiled in Summer 2018, offering breath-taking photo opportunities for couples and their families.

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