“From the very first day to the very last minute, Des and Lisa were a pleasure to work with; professional and personable in every way. They were flexible and informed, made suggestions when needed (about every possible detail), are connected to any support services required and responded promptly and professionally.”

Peter and Anne, Hong Kong and China

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Luxurious Design Upgrades at Ballinacurra

Another summer has come and gone. The house has been filled with so many new and interesting people. So many wonderful couples, family groups, golfing guests and corporate folk – each and every time making the most of the property and interpreting it their own way. No matter what the season in Ballinacurra or in […]

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Kinsale – the Perfect Storm for Business and Pleasure

Kinsale – Where Business Meets Pleasure Over the years Ballinacurra has welcomed its fair share of heavy-hitters, celebrities & A-listers. With Kinsale as a backdrop for any gathering or celebration, guests are spoilt for choice. If they don’t find enough to do on our glorious 40 acres’ private estate, they have an abundance of local […]

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An Evening with Jane Austen at Ballinacurra House

Ballinacurra House Country Ball & An Evening with Jane Austen   To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love” (Pride & Prejudice) ​   It’s hard still to comprehend the adulation that Jane Austen inspired 200 years, after her death – but last Friday at Ballinacurra House, Kinsale Country Ball […]

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First 5 Cost Saving Decisions to Make When Planning a Wedding

First 5 Cost Saving Decisions to Make When Planning a Wedding Your engaged – now what? It’s time to start the planning. This starts out very exciting but can soon bring stress and overwhelm. Here are our top 5 decisions you need to consider early on in the planning. If you get these right you […]

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5 Star Destination Weddings in Kinsale

 5 Reasons to Plan Your Wedding in the Gourmet Capital  For unforgettable experiences and much-cherished memories, couples are choosing Kinsale as their wedding destination of choice. And why not? Dubbed the Wedding Capital, Kinsale has the perfect formula when it comes to weddings. It is hard to find any other European location that offers the […]

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Why Choose an Intimate Wedding Venue

Why Choose an Intimate Wedding Venue? A wedding should be a special occasion.  It should be a time everyone enjoys and should create the happiest of memories. Unfortunately sometimes it can become stressful.  One way to cut down on the stress and yet still maintain a special atmosphere is to look for an intimate venue […]

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A Magical Wedding Weekend in the Woods

Bohemian Wedding in the Woods The Perfect Love Story Ballinacurra House is one of those places that people just fall in love with. It has the right balance of decadent interiors to make it feel luxurious and just enough eclectic to make it interesting. But it also has so many little neutral nooks and crannies, both indoors and […]

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Are you ready to POP. FIZZ. FUNK?!

“Celebration time come on …” and so the famous Kool & The Gang song goes. The Bubbly at Ballinacurra House is a themed cocktail fusion bar, celebrating the fab funk and soul superstars circa 60’s/70’s/80’s with a bit of New York Studio 54 added to the mix, set against the backdrop of the glamour and […]

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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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