Located in the heart of the medieval village of Castlebellingham in Co. Louth and approached via a private driveway, the 17th Century Bellingham Castle is the centrepiece of a 17-acre estate.
At Bellingham, the welcome is warm, the facilities luxurious and the memories, eternal. Our weddings are all individual and the castle is all yours for the duration of your stay. There are no strangers or intrusions – just discreet, unobtrusive service; allowing you to have the day of your dreams.
Located just 45 minutes from Dublin and an hour from Belfast, the castle sits just above the River Glyde. Steps lead to the water’s edge and to a beautiful weir with footbridges and walkways.
Our outstanding formal drawing rooms, cosy library, bars and reception hall are ideal for private weddings, civil partnerships and corporate events; while our 19 bedrooms are rich in history, style and comfort.
As an exclusive-hire venue, you get our absolute attention and this makes planning your wedding such fun.
Bellingham Castle is an exclusive and romantic castle wedding venue where you and your guests can enjoy a magical day in complete privacy. The relaxing surroundings, the friendly staff, the sumptuous Bute Suite, the 19 luxury bedrooms, fine food and wine will ensure that you have an unforgettable experience. Our Blissful Bellingham wedding package is designed to offer you and your guests an unforgettable day and night.
A WEDDING VENUE OF CHOICE SINCE 1905:
We hope that for the duration of your stay, you really feel like the castle and its grounds are yours to enjoy. We pride ourselves on the highest standards of comfort, impeccable service and personal attention to detail that allows you and your guests to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere in this exceptional castle. Beauty is in the detail and we love every detail!
As an approved venue to host Civil Weddings, Humanist Ceremonies, Spiritual Ceremonies and Civil Partnerships, our wedding team would be delighted to advise you and provide contact details for celebrants. We can cater for wedding ceremonies of all sizes, from 40-200 guests, in various locations inside the castle. Alternatively, if the weather is kind, host your ceremony outdoors overlooking the manicured gardens.
Our chefs are renowned for their culinary creativity and use of fresh, seasonal, local ingredients. Our Blissful Bellingham package offers an extensive array of dishes to choose from.
For further details and rates at Bellingham Castle please contact us.
GPS co-ordinates N52 15 22 W9 38 50
Take the M1 north. Exit at Junction 15 (Castlebellingham/Tallanstown) and follow the signs for Castlebellingham along Station Road. Continue into the village and turn right onto Main Street (R132). The entrance to Bellingham Castle is further along Main Street on the right beside a large stone entrance tower.
Take the M1 south. Exit at Junction 15 (Castlebellingham/Tallanstown). Follow the signs for Castlebellingham along Station Road. Continue into the village and turn right onto Main Street (R132). The entrance to Bellingham Castle is further along Main Street on the right beside a large stone entrance tower.
Distance from Bellingham Castle to:
-Dundalk 12km -Drogheda 24km -Newgrange 31km -Navan 45km -Dublin 56km -Dublin Airport 61km -Belfast International Airport 97km -Shannon Airport 297km -Cork Airport 313km