Great Southern Killarney
The Great Southern Killarney hosts stunning Ireland wedding celebrations in its gorgeous hotel. Couples have said it made their dreams come true. As Killarney’s first luxury hotel, the Great Southern Killarney has a remarkable history of hosting exceptional occasions. And weddings are the pinnacle of these events. This iconic property exudes romance. From its elegant Victorian entrance hall with welcoming open fire to its breath-taking Grand Foyer & Drawing Rooms. The dramatic splendor of the custom-built Wedding Suites. Everywhere you look there is a perfect spot for gorgeous pictures.
The Great Southern Killarney assures you of a spectacular Ireland wedding celebration full of delightful memories. The property, set on 6 acres of majestic gardens is beautiful. The Great Southern Killarney offers the grandeur of a country house wedding. Yet it is uniquely situated in the heart of the lively town.
In addition to the grounds surrounding the hotel and the charm of the town itself, the beauty of the nearby Killarney National Park & Ross Castle provides a spectacular backdrop for the photographs that will capture the official start of your life-long journey together. The Great Southern Killarney provides you with an unrivaled choice of venues. From intimate gatherings to large celebrations, with the diversity to host each aspect of your wedding under one extraordinary roof.
Not required. Wedding packages available. Please send inquiry.
150€ - 520€
Open Year Round
Wedding Spaces and Capacities
- The Great Room: 300 (seated)
- The Garden Room: 100 (seated)
- The Lake Room: 80 (seated)
- The Picture Room: 50 (seated)
- The Sky Suite: 50 (seated)
In-House Wedding Services
- Basic catering service items included
- Catering on-site
- Event space floor plans/diagrams provided
- Fireworks allowed - permit may be required
- Marquee/tent available to rent
- Outside alcohol allowed
- Outside alcohol corkage fee applies
- Outside kosher catering allowed
- Vendor referrals provided
- Venue space fee: please inquire for details
- Wedding & event planning available on-site
- Wedding cake - pastry Chef on-site
Wedaways Special Amenity
- Complimentary bottle of Prosecco.
- Homemade chocolates.
What We Love
Gorgeous hotel grounds
Grandiose ballroom for events
The Garden Room
This iconic restaurant is equally famed for its magnificent gilt domed ceiling as it is for its gourmet cuisine. The menu features an exciting mix of traditional recipes, artfully prepared with a modern twist.
The Wine Room
Wines by the bottle from the extensive wine list or opt for a variety of tipples from wines showcased in the interactive Enomatic wine tasting system. For private wine tasting experiences, arrange for a guided experience with resident sommelier, Massimo.
With a history of hosting celebrations for over 165 years, Great Southern is the ideal location for your private dining experience. A number of different locations within the hotel are suitable to create special memories and unforgettable experiences.
Brownes Bar is the hotel's signature bar & locally renowned meeting point. Bar food is served daily in this welcoming place w/2 blazing fires, comfortable sofas, & expert, friendly service. Brownes' Whiskey Corner serves 190+ world's finest whiskeys.
- Classic Room
- Deluxe Room
- Junior Suite
- Ambassador Suite
- Kennedy Suite
In your room
- Cable TV
- Complimentary wi-fi
- Turndown service
- Wake-up call
- Banquet facilities
- Bar/cocktail lounge
- Business center
- Children's programs
- Complimentary wi-fi
- Connecting rooms
- Fitness center
- Free parking on site
- Indoor pool
- Spa & spa services
- Wheelchair accessible
- 24-hour reception
- Babysitting service
- Currency exchange
- Room service
- Security cameras
- 20 minute drive from Kerry Airport (KIR)
- 45 minute drive from Cork International Airport (ORK)
- 1 hour 20 minute drive from Shannon International Airport (SNN)