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How To Plan a Smaller Wedding

Tips for a More Intimate Wedding People are fed up with the same formulaic wedding packages – which you have to follow if the numbers are larger.  If you have smaller numbers, then you have more options to be more creative in what you offer.  Many people are now having fewer people, but maybe extending […]

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Couples Realising the Value in Private Wedding Estates

Traditionally the private estate used to be the elite option for exclusive weddings. But in the last decade, as the wedding industry grew, so too did the desire for couples to move away from the ‘factory’ weddings in search for something a little more private and personalised. This lead to a trend in choosing exclusive […]

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Wedding Gin-spiration

Wedding Gin-spiration from Ballinacurra A sunny day on the terrace in Ballinacurra was made for a botanical gin + tonic! The renaissance of Gin seems to have crept up out of nowhere. But according to a recent Irish Times Article, we are actually amidst the second ‘gin craze’. The first gin craze was during the […]

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Christina & Doug’s Romantic September Wedding

From Louth with Love From living in Canada, to a proposal in Vegas and almost a wedding in Mexico, this Louth couple fell in love with the charm of Ballinacurra. After deciding against getting married in Mexico, despite have the ‘save the dates’ printed, Christina and Doug looked at several venues on the West and […]

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An Evening with Jane Austen at Ballinacurra House

Step into the era of Jane Austen “To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love” (Pride & Prejudice)  Words By Water, the first Kinsale Literary Festival, is taking place in October and promises a host of entertainment for readers. To mark the launch of the festival, are hosting a very […]

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First Look – 5 Reasons Why You Should

5 Reasons to have a First Look You can spend forever planning your wedding. But what really matters most is that ‘first look’ when your partner sees you for the first time. Months of preparation go into the big day – facials, dress decisons, dental visits, shoe dilemmas, underwear challenges, you name it!! The moment […]

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Ballinacurra – Where Business Meets Pleasure

Ballinacurra: Where Business Meets Pleasure How to Turn Your Next Business Meeting into an Occasion! Businesses and organisations have hosted so many standard corporate meetings and conferences at the same type of hotel venues that lack imagination, that their events can end up being predictable and forgettable. Though the overall programme for these types of […]

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Top Tips for Smaller More Intimate Wedding

Top Tips a Smaller More Intimate Wedding People are fed up with the same formulaic wedding packages – which you have to follow if the numbers are larger.  If you have smaller numbers, then you have more options to be more creative in what you offer your guests.  Many people are now having fewer people, […]

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Easter Weddings can be Egg-ceptional!

Easter Weddings Can Be Egg-ceptional at Ballinacurra Easter is a special time of year and can be under estimated when it comes to a perfect time of year to tie the knot. In religious terms, yes it holds as much significance as Christmas and lots of people presume they cannot wed at Easter. But in […]

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Tear Up The Wedding Rule Book

Bye Bye Wedding Rule Book – Hello Authentic Weddings Experiences Weddings have come a long way. We were always inclined to encourage couples to do it their way and to forget rules and formalities. No two weddings should be the same. We are glad to say that no 2 weddings are ever the same at […]

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