The most romantic wedding venues to get married in Sligo

15 September 2021

Nestled in the North West of Ireland in County Sligo, we are so lucky to be surrounded by amazing wedding venues, romantic ceremony spots and stunning country views.  Luckily for our happy couples tying the knot in Sligo, you have an abundance of wedding locations to choose from - making it a hard decision!

Feehily’s Florist have had the honour to work with many of the leading wedding venues in and around the Sligo area; from magical castles, historical cathedrals  to enchanting woodlands – there truly is a wedding venue to suit every couples' style! Did you know incredibly there is nearly 40 castles in county Sligo alone – some are now rustic ruins and others lovingly restored to their crowning glory.

So if you are dreaming of a fairy-tale wedding day with grand turrets and twisting staircases, Sligo is the right place to find your perfect wedding venue. We share 6 of our the top wedding venues local to us in Sligo to help inspire you for your special day.

6 of the best romantic wedding venues in Sligo to say 'I Do'

Markree Castle

Just on our doorstep, the exclusive Markree Castle is a short 10 minute drive from our flower shop in Sligo. Recently crowned Wedding Venue of the Year 2021 by WeddingsOnline, Markree Castle is one of the most popular wedding venues in Ireland to say ‘I Do’ ... and it is easy to see why! A 17th century Irish Castle, it has romantic sweeping staircases, beautiful grounds for wedding photos, rich décor throughout for the luxurious feel, stunning garden terrace to sip champagne with guests and even has its own onsite chapel for the ceremony.

Feehily's Florist love creating bespoke wedding flowers for our couples getting married at Markree Castle, and we are lucky to know the venue inside out so our wedding specialists can suggest little touches that we know will enhance the setting even more. This includes romantic candles to line the entrance way, garlands of greenery to drape across the top table and 'wish trees' for magical vibes to name just a few. 

Sligo Park Hotel

Located on the edge of Sligo town, with breath-taking views of the mountains and waters of Lough Gill, Sligo Park Hotel is the perfect setting for a romantic wedding day. Their wedding suite can host up to 350 wedding guests and has stunning floor to ceiling windows, delicious food and attentive service all make Sligo Park Hotel one of the favourite wedding venues in Sligo.

A huge thank you to newly weds Andrea & Christopher for sharing fabulous wedding images taken by the talented Mark Capilitan Photography of their special day at Sligo Park Hotel. Our beautiful bride Andrea shared this lovely feedback about Feehily's Florist wedding service:

“We loved our wedding flowers – you did a fantastic job and were a pleasure to work with. Would highly recommend Feehily’s Florist to anyone planning their wedding!”

Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa

Set in the gorgeous countryside of Rosses Point, Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa has jaw dropping views across Sligo Bay and Benbulben Mountain. Winners of Hotel Venue of the Year Connaught for 3 years running, it's easy to see why with such a memorable wedding setting, friendly staff and tons of luxurious hotel features to make your stay extra special.

Here is a peek at a recent wedding at Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa Sligo which Feehily’s Florist had the pleasure to create the unique wedding flowers and floral installations for. Just look at that gorgeous floral arch to frame the view for the outdoor wedding ceremony - simply stunning!

Sligo Cathedral

The grand Cathedral in Sligo is located on Temple Street - the perfect central location for your wedding ceremony surrounded by family and friends, before moving on to the local venue for wedding reception. Built in the 19th century, this majestic cathedral is steeped in history and can seat 1400 people, ideal if you are planning a huge wedding guest list! The aisle in the Cathedral looks simply stunning with lanterns and rose petals leading the way to the alter, and floral urns add that grand feeling without over powering the beautiful decor.

Feehily’s Florist expert wedding team can help ensure your special day goes smoothly – our florists are able to set up wedding flowers and floral installations at your wedding ceremony and venue if required, so you can relax and just enjoy the moment.

Clayton Hotel Sligo

Clayton Hotel Sligo with its historic exterior, perfectly manicured lawns and scenic surroundings is a popular wedding venue choice with brides & grooms.  There is an onsite Church nestled in the grounds of the hotel, which is perfect for civil ceremonies. The hotel has 2 wedding suites; catering for small, intimate weddings or large celebrations with 400 guests so you can have the wedding you want.

Here at Feehily’s Florist, we have years of experience working with couples and their chosen wedding venue in Sligo to create stunning bespoke wedding flowers. Our experience working at local wedding venues like Clayton Hotel means we can suggest flower ideas and styling decorations that we know will give that extra special touch to your venue.

Take a look at these wedding flowers we created for a recent wedding ceremony at Clayton Hotel – the chair styling, bloom colour scheme and glowing candles added that extra romantic touch for the happy couple and guests to enjoy during the ceremony.

Castle Dargan Hotel

With romantic history and fairy tale stories, Castle Dargan will capture your hearts for your wedding day! Full of character, the 18th Century castle set in Yeats Country has ancient woodlands, babbling brooks, roaring log fires, rustic ruins and stunning countryside views that make the perfect backdrop for a special day and stunning wedding images. You can say ‘I Do’ in The Coach House room with vaulted ceilings or if the sun is shining enjoy an outdoor ceremony on The Lawns.

Here is one of our favourite images from Ashling & Ronan's wedding at Castle Dargan back in 2019. This magnificent floral arch was installed by Feehily's Florist in the main room where the wedding breakfast was held for the real WOW factor. It looks stunning with burgundy seasonal flowers and lush green foliage, with the added twinkle of fairy lights. SO romantic!

Planning your wedding in Ireland?

Feehily's Florist are an award-winning, family run florist nestled on the North West Coast of Ireland in Sligo. We can create bespoke wedding flowers for your wedding - whether that be in Sligo, the surrounding area or further afield! Our team of expert florists love weddings and passionate about helping couples have the most memorable experience on their special day - and enjoy the planning side too!

Check out our dedicated Weddings website for more information  on our wedding flower & styling  service, along with inspiration for wedding flowers on Feehily's Florist Facebook and Instagram.

The most romantic wedding venues to get married in Sligo