Ballyseede Castle

Welcome to Ballyseede

A favourite with every generation, the magnificent Ballyseede Castle in Co. Kerry is one of the finest 4-star luxury castle hotels in Ireland and Kerry’s only Castle Hotel.

Situated close to Tralee, on the famous Ring of Kerry, it’s a jewel in the Kingdom’s crown.

As you pass through the gates of Ballyseede Castle, you know you are entering a special world steeped in history and splendour.

Ballyseede Castle stands on its own grounds at the end of a winding carriage drive. This elegant castle looks as if it were built to outlive the vices and follies of man through the ages. It has been fought over, lived in and loved, and carries forward its ancient grandeur to this day. You too, can share in its wonderful history.

Our commitment at Ballyseede Castle is to provide the highest levels of comfort and service. You will enjoy old-world elegance combined with modern day comforts.

Ballyseede Castle is a member of Original Irish Hotels - a collection of 60 luxury boutique hotels and castles located throughout Ireland.

Visit the Ballyseede Castle website for more information

Your Castle Wedding

Ballyseede Castle, as Kerry’s only Castle Hotel, offers a true castle experience. Set on 30 acres of ancient woodlands and manicured gardens, our Castle Hotel is beautifully placed in secluded grounds and is ideal for a castle wedding in Ireland.

Close to Tralee on the famous Ring of Kerry, it is only 15 minutes from Kerry Airport, 90 minutes from Shannon Airport and not a million miles from anywhere…

From the moment you enter, experience a warm welcome and be greeted by Mr Higgins - our Irish Wolfhound - and his little friend Einstein.

Be distinctively different and have your wedding in a castle. The elegant surroundings of Ballyseede Castle, coupled with privacy and space, all combine to make the castle a most treasured venue for you and your guests to celebrate your wedding in style..

Ballyseede Gallery


GPS co-ordinates N52 15.376 W9 38 48

Eircode V92 VW30

Ballyseede Castle is conveniently located on the N21 Tralee to Limerick/Killarney road, on the gateway to the Ring of Kerry and Dingle Peninsula.

Distance from Ballyseede Castle to:

-Tralee 5km
-Kerry Airport 13km
-Killarney 32km
-Dingle 48km
-Limerick 103km
-Shannon Airport 120km
-Cork 113km
-Dublin 298km