The Mount Juliet Estate makes the perfect location for a destination wedding venue in Ireland. Set in over 500 acres of Irish parkland, couples can choose between the Manor House or Hunter's Lodge for larger weddings.
Originally home to the Early of Carrick and his wife Juliet, Mount Juliet has charmed visitors and guests from around the world since it's beginning in 1720. Now a part of the Autograph Collection, by Marriott and just a 20 minute drive from Kilkenny, Ireland it makes the perfect wedding venue.
Follow along as we guide you through what your destination wedding at Mount Juliet Estate could look like...
A 5-star hotel sitting in over 500 acres of beautiful parkland, the Mount Juliet Estate will win guests hearts from arrival. For weddings up 96 guests, the Manor House is a quintessentially Irish countryside mansion and top of the list to hold your special day. You will be wined and dined at the Michelin-starred Lady Helen Restaurant and forever be surrounded by sweeping parkland views.
For larger weddings up to 180 guests, Hunter's Yard is the backdrop for you. The contemporary Ballroom entitled, 'The Stables' will welcome guests for dinner with picturesque views of the famous Jack Nicklaus Golf Course.
Speaking of golf course, guests will be spoiled for activities during their visit to the estate. In addition to golfing, the estate has multiple walking & running trails, tennis courts, a health club complete with a pool and steam rooms. For those looking to relax and indulge, why not opt for an afternoon tea or picnic on the grounds.
One should never have to worry about accommodation when choosing Mount Juliet as your wedding venue. The Manor House is home to 32 bedrooms all designed after a famous figure connected with the area or estate and not to mention each room has beautiful views of the River Nore. For those looking for a more modern or contemporary aesthetic, Hunter's Yard is the place for them with a vast 93 rooms to choose from.
One of the biggest perks about Mount Juliet Estate is it's location. Being only a 20 minute drive to Kilkenny, allows guests access to a range of activities including a discover park - think everything from zip lining to archery, the Kilkenny Castle Park & Playground, Dunmore Caves, zoo and Medieval Mile Museum. For international guests, Mount Juliet is only 1 hour and 38 minutes from Dublin, the best of all worlds.
If you are ready to plan your Ireland destination wedding, please get in touch and see how we can help.