Newly married couple at the front of tankardstown house

Weddings At Tankardstown House

Having worked at the stunning Tankardstown House to capture dozens of weddings, I thought it would be useful for couples considering this fantastic venue, to put together a web page that will give you all the information needed to make an informed decision. Tankardstown House is the quintessential wedding destination in Co. Meath, Ireland, offering a harmonious blend of opulence and charm. This 18th-century estate, complete with a Manor House and Orangery, is set on 80 acres of natural beauty, providing a storybook setting for both grand and intimate weddings. Renowned for its Brabazon Restaurant’s culinary excellence and attentive service, Tankardstown promises a bespoke wedding experience. With exclusive use of the estate, couples can immerse themselves in the serenity of its gardens and the sophistication of its spaces, ensuring a day as unique and memorable as their love story. Discover why Tankardstown House is the premier choice for discerning couples seeking an unforgettable start to their marriage journey.

married couple walk to tankardstown house to celebrate their wedding

Orla & Ronan At Tankardstown House

Bridal Preperations At The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden at Tankardstown House is a charming and spacious cottage nestled in their ‘Garden Village.’ It provides an intimate setting for you and your wedding party to prepare for your big day. Here are the delightful details:

  • Arrival and Location: You can arrive from 7:00 am, and the cottage is conveniently situated a short walk away from the Manor House and Walled Gardens.
  • Private Space: The entire space is exclusively yours. Imagine getting ready with your loved ones in this serene environment.
  • Continental Breakfast and Prosecco: Start your day with a Continental breakfast for up to 8 guests, accompanied by a celebratory bottle of prosecco.
  • Homely Atmosphere: The cozy décor sets the perfect mood for hair and makeup sessions, ensuring you feel comfortable and relaxed.
  • Equipped Amenities: ‘The Secret Garden’ features preparation areas for hair and makeup, shower facilities, and a spacious lounge area.
  • Pre-Wedding Bliss: Take a moment to enjoy an early morning breakfast with your nearest and dearest before the festivities begin.

Whether it’s styling your hair, applying makeup, or simply savoring the anticipation, ‘The Secret Garden’ offers a tranquil haven for your pre-wedding celebrations.

secert garden room at tankardstown house

Leanne at the Tankardstown's secret garden room

secert garden room at tankardstown house

Orla in the secret garden room

The Perfect Ceremony Location

At Tankardstown House, you have the delightful option to hold your wedding ceremony on-site. Here are the details:

  • Flexible Days: Ceremonies can take place 7 days a week at Tankardstown.
  • Indoor Elegance: You can choose to have your ceremony indoors in the light-filled, airy Orangery.
  • Outdoor Romance: Alternatively, you can exchange vows outdoors in the romantic Walled Garden.

Whether you prefer the cozy ambiance of the Orangery or the natural beauty of the Walled Garden, Tankardstown House provides the perfect setting for your special day.