Fota House, Arboretum & Gardens has been entertaining guests for decades and centuries of courtship have played out within the walls of the 19th century house & gardens.  Your wedding event deserves exquisite surroundings and Ireland’s finest example of Regency period architecture is no exception.  By deciding on Fota House for your special day to remember, you are choosing its timeless backdrop of elegant neoclassical interiors as well as the exquisite historic gardens.

Civil ceremonies are held in the grand drawing room which can seat up to 100 guests. A wide choice of indoor and outdoor photograph options are available for your photographer to get creative and produce unique and stunning memories for you.  The manicured pleasure grounds, magnolia trees or the orangery are just some of the features of our beautiful gardens which you can admire and enjoy.

Naomi Kamat Photography


If you choose to have your ceremony elsewhere, we welcome wedding photographs in the reception rooms of the historic house or the gardens and ensure an elegant and affordable all-weather option for your big day.

In this historic setting, our experienced Fota wedding team will ensure your day is the very best in modern day ceremonies. They will work with you and recommend our many accredited suppliers to ensure your day runs smoothly.  So get in touch with us today to arrange a visit and see what we can do for you. To discuss a range of options tailored exclusively for your event please contact our Wedding Co-ordinator Bryan Conlon by clicking here or telephone 021 4908845.