With its unique backdrop and historic setting, Carton House, Fairmont is regarded as one of Ireland's finest venues.

As you step through the doors of our magnificent hotel where the old and new blend seamlessly together, you are taking a step back in time to experience the lives of the Irish aristocracy who once resided here. The original period details of the manor house merge harmoniously with the contemporary luxury touches one would expect to find from a luxury resort, perfectly paired with a warm Irish welcome to create an unforgettable guest experience. Pause in time at Carton and enjoy a unique and inspiring experience.

This timeless Palladian mansion is set on 1,100 acres of sweeping Kildare parkland waiting for you to explore its history and heritage, its nature and wildlife, its flora and fauna. At Carton there is space. Whether you have come to indulge in spectacular cuisine, relax in the spa or celebrate one of life's special moments, you will leave with memories to last a lifetime.

With every possible amenity at your fingertips and a dedicated wedding team committed to bringing your vision to life, whether it's a small traditional celebration, or a modern, exuberant affair, Carton House, Fairmont has something to suit all tastes. Our knowledge is built on a wealth of experience and we're experts at bringing your big day to life - just the way you imagined it.

The grandest celebrations begin in the Carton Suite Ballroom – where the exuberance of the historic people lives on, through carefully restored features and beautifully crafted details that nod to the golden age. Whether it’s a lavish wedding setting or an intimate ceremony, we will set the scene perfectly for your special day.

Situated on Dublin's doorstep in the heart of a historic 1,100 acre private parkland estate in Co. Kildare, effortlessly sophisticated and authentically romantic, Carton House, Fairmont is the fairytale wedding venue you have been searching for.

For ceremonies up to 100 guests, the Princess Grace Suite or the Lady Granville Suite are our newest spaces and the perfect setting for your special day. Both spaces feature a private lounge and decking area with stunning views of the estate vistas.

For ceremonies over 100 guests, the opulent surroundings of the Carton Suite is the perfect venue, with a private pre-drinks area and outdoor terrace.

The effortless fusion of the old and new, Carton House is a romantic respite from the outside world and yet conveniently located close to Maynooth train station and on Dublin's doorstep. A historic demesne with truly unique character and history around every corner, it is the ideal venue for your wedding in the land of saints and scholars.