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Flight Options to Explore
Please input information for you and your guest's flight below once it is booked. This will help let us know when guests will be arriving.
The following are recommended booking agents, airlines and deal sites for finding the best flights to Dublin
Tourism Ireland’s office in New York has recommended the following travel agent to help book your custom trip to Ireland:
Siobhan Byrne Learat
Founder & CEO
Contact by Phone:
Direct Dial: +353 1 278-3957
Office Tel: +252 1 288-9433
Toll-Free from US & Canada:
Abroaders is a company that helps travelers earn and use rewards points to save thousands each year on flights. We have used Abroaders for the last two round-trip flights we’ve taken to Dublin using rewards points from putting our everyday purchases on credit cards the Abroaders team has recommended for us.As a result, we have paid only around $100 per person for each round-trip itinerary.
If you want to book directly with an airline, these airlines offer the lowest prices to Dublin we’ve seen over the last year. WOW Airlines is a new Icelandic budget airline that is exceptionally low in price. Note that any budget airline is likely less expensive because certain amenities may not be available. It’s always best to check the airline’s website and read the fine print before booking.
These deal sites offer regular trip packages to Ireland,which usually include hotels and a travel itinerary. You may find the price to be worth the purchase even if you only use the flight. Make sure to read the fine print as deals may have black-out dates or certain restrictions. These deal sites might also be a good option if you are looking to see more ofIreland beyond Wicklow and Dublin.
Book Your Stay
Powerscourt and Castleknock are the official wedding hotels.
Please reserve your room by November 15, 2016.
Should you choose to stay in separate accommodations or if you are uncertain if you will be attending the wedding, please indicate that below.
JULY 28th - 29th
€295 per nightLearn More/Reserve
All Classic Deluxe Rooms Feature:
- Complimentary breakfast
- Marble bathroom and separate rainforest showers
- Double vanities
- Complimentary High-speed wireless Internet access
- Interactive TVs in the bedroom 24-hour in-room dining
JULY 30th - 31st
€169 - €250 per nightLearn More/Reserve
All Standard Rooms Feature:
- Complimentary breakfast
- Bathrooms with under floor heating and a separate bath and shower
- Complimentary WiFi
- Trouser press
- Free access to Tonic Fitness & Leisure Centre
- 10% off treatments at Tonic Day Spa Monday to Friday
KNOW WHERE YOU'RE STAYING?
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LET US KNOW WHEN AND WHERE YOU'RE STAYING IN IRELAND
You can use provided group transport or your own
Please indicate if you plan on renting a car while in Ireland. Remember, they drive on the opposite side of the road over there. For those who do not wish to rent a car, Dan & Katie will provide transportation during the four days for planned wedding festivities. However, it’s important to note that transportation will be provided at only wedding-designated hotels. If you choose to stay at separate accommodations, you will be responsible for finding transportation to and from events, or to and from those designated hotels where transportation will be provided.
For a list of activities where transportation will be provided, please refer to the Itinerary page.
CELEBRATE THE UNION OF DAN AND KATIE WITH AN IRISH ADVENTURE
Throughout these four days, we'll be hosting a variety of activities and planned events for guests to enjoy.
Participation is not required, but is certainly encouraged.
Schedule activities for you and your guest(s) on the Itinerary page.
Activities Legend: - Transportation included • - Free of charge • - Activity requiring payment
The festivities officially kick off in County Wicklow, about 45 minutes south of Dublin. Here, we provide a sight-seeing excursion to one of Ireland’s most visited scenic destinations, and cap off the evening with a meal near the sea.
Day-Trip to Glendalough
Translated as “the valley of two lakes,” Glendalough is renowned for its spectacular scenery, rich history, archaeology and abundant wildlife.
Dinner at Ocean Bar & Grill
Steak and seafood restaurant, Ocean Bar & Grill, boasts one of the most enviable locations on the east coast of Ireland, looking out over Bray promenade and the Irish Sea.
Saturday is meant for exploration of the magnificent Powerscourt Estate where we will be staying. Powerscourt is a large country estate occupying 47 acres of land, and is noted for its 13th century house, world-renown landscaped gardens and waterfall set within an oasis-like setting. The evening will showcase traditional Irish food, music and dancing at one of Ireland’s oldest and most famous pubs.
An elegant and delightful ritual comprised of finger sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and jam, sweet pastries and cakes, and your choice of tea.
Avoca Shops & Cafe
Ranked as one of the world’s most inspiring stores, Avoca offers fashion, books, soft furnishings, jewelry, aromatics and a scrumptious food hall.
Bike through the ancient woodlands around the Estate and further afield by bicycle. Pack a delicious picnic with provisions from Avoca for your journey.
The Estate’s breathtaking gardens are a sight to behold, and will surely be a trip highlight. Easily lose yourself for hours as you explore these gorgeous gardens.
Play from two of the finest championship courses in Ireland, which pose different challenges for any golfer.
Discover the ancient trees along these 5 km of winding pathways throughout the Estate. Travel by foot, bicycle or golf buggy. Arrange for a gourmet picnic, if you like.
Relax and rebalance with expert treatments at this world-class spa. Amenities boast a Swarovski Crystal-lit heated pool, a state-of-the-art thermal suite, and fitness studio.
Ireland’s highest waterfall at nearly 400 feet nestled within a parkland at the foothills of the Wicklow Mountains. Children can enjoy a nearby playground. Wildlife abounds.
Dinner & Hooley Show Johnnie Fox’s
Situated on top of the Dublin Mountains, this famous, not-to-be-missed Hooley Show boasts a four-course traditional Irish meal with live Irish music and dancing.
Make sure to rest up the night before as Irish weddings typically last all day, all evening and well into the wee hours of the next morning. The wedding day will be split amongst two counties, Wicklow and Dublin. The ceremony will take place at the historic Killruddery House & Gardens in Co. Wicklow, and the group will travel 45 minutes north to Co. Dublin where the reception will be held at the luxurious Luttrellstown Castle.
Hair, Make-up & Shave Appointments
Available to anyone who would like hair, make-up and shave services for the wedding day.
The ceremony will be held in the Orangery at Killruddery House & Gardens, a glass and marble enclosed conservatory off of the main house and overlooking the gardens.
Drinks Reception at Luttrellstown
Once known for a little wedding hosted by the Beckhams, now the wedding site for the Gigantes. Bring your party shoes and an extra liver.
There will never be a better opportunity to explore your inner Lady Mary or Lord Grantham than this day of activities at the Luttrellstown Castle estate. During this official day-after party, discover the magnificent grounds of this 560-acre medieval estate, complete with a lake, Doric temple, Blind Arch, apple orchard, walled garden and the ruins of a splendid Gothic folly. Wellies provided.
Casual Lunch at Luttrellstown
Start the day with a come-as-you-please light lunch of sweet and savory crepes, coffee, tea and hot chocolate.
Take aim and have a go at this ancient sport played by kings and lords for centuries.
Clay Pigeon Shooting
Learn the art of shooting at special flying targets with a shotgun while enjoying a great day out in the countryside.
An exhilarating experience hunting for wild quarry with trained birds of prey, including Harris Hawks, Peregrines and Eagle Owls, to name a few.
Spend time angling and boating on the 20-acre lake situated close to the castle whilst the tranquil woodlands. Space on the boat is limited.
The 18-hole course measures over 7347 yards from the championship tees, making it a worthy test for golfers of the highest standard.
Partake in a game of croquet or boules on the lawn of one of Ireland’s finest country estates and castles.
Once you’ve partaken in activities fit for lords and ladies, feast like one as well during this final dinner with the bride and groom.
Wind the evening down with a relaxing movie at the castle, enjoyable for the whole family.
OFFICIAL CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES & EVENTS
TALK TO FELLOW WEDDING ATTENDEES
Start a conversation or contribute to an existing one with your fellow travelers and wedding guests. Ask about things like accommodations, coordinate on flight information, share travel tips, or pose other questions. This four-day celebration promises to be a grand time, so it's never too early to start getting to know one another.