The Setting

The eclectic Ballinacurra House is a “Private Estate for Exclusive Hire” – close to Ireland’s gourmet capital, Kinsale, County Cork, Ireland.

This 18th Century luxury ‘must-see’ Manor House sits on 40 acres of breath-taking grounds and brings back old-world opulence and personal service in a cosmopolitan and totally private way. Described as Ireland’s Ultimate Wedding & Events Venue, the eclectic and utterly fabulous Ballinacurra House is a coastal gem.

The Vibe

Choosing Ballinacurra House for your wedding or event is a unique experience that impresses guest from the moment they arrive leaving them talking long after the celebrations have ended. It’s is no wonder that Ireland’s elite flock to this estate and couples, corporates and family groups from as far as Dubai, Australia & the US can’t get enough of this magical location – and why wouldn’t they!

A private estate with enormous style and atmosphere and quite possibly the best location in Ireland – Kinsale – a superb smart town with a cool cosmopolitan vibe, 65 bars and restaurants, 20 mins from the airport and often referred to as the Irish Riviera.

The property itself is quite ornate and opulent. This lends itself well as an unusual backdrop for those who dont want to take the styling any further. But for those, who want a truly creative and standout experience, this gem of a location is quite a chameleon. 40 acres of woodlands and manicured lawns are nothing short of breathtaking.

With their creative hands-on approach and event management background, the team at Ballinacurra House will make your wedding day an unforgettable experience.

It is a perfect choice for both intimate and larger gatherings, where privacy and attention to detail is paramount. This elegant country mansion hides behind 10-foot-high walls, security gates and sprawling woodland and has its own private Jetty that has been described as a photographers dream, regardless of the weather.

This Cork wedding venue offers all of the luxuries you would expect in any five-star setting, here are some of the amazing features;

  • Private Jetty overlooking the Bandon River
  • Magnificent south-facing walled gardens
  • An outdoor entertainment patio featuring outdoor BBQ kitchen
  • Italian Pizza oven
  • Croquet lawn, pagoda & rotunda for ceremonies
  • Children’s playground
  • Helipad
  • Several picnic lawns and a large terrace
  • Private stream and pond
  • Cuban cocktail lounge & cigar bar
  • And… a resident Irish Wolfhound Oscar!

The house itself exudes country charm but with a cosmopolitan twist and every nook and cranny themed to reflect the travels of the owners. Indoors, each room in the house has been meticulously themed offering 22 suites throughout the Main House, Cottage and Coach House as well as various lounge and entertainment rooms.

Its newest feature, the Cuban Cocktail Lounge, is an added bonus for parties or summer weddings where you can enjoy a tipple after taking stunning photographs by the waterside – giving your occasion a truly exotic destination feel.

But what impresses guest the most is the amazing food – it is the ultimate foodie choice for visitors!