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Lough Eske Castle Crowned Castle Wedding Venue Of The Year
Lough Eske Castle enjoyed a double celebration at last night’s prestigious WeddingsOnline.ie awards ceremony, where the five-star rural haven was crowned Castle Venue of the Year.
By: Lough Eske Castle
February 2012: Lough Eske Castle enjoyed a double celebration at last night’s prestigious WeddingsOnline.ie awards ceremony, where the five-star rural haven was crowned Castle Venue of the Year, and their resident wedding organiser; Noreen Lyons was named, Wedding Venue Co-ordinator of the year.
Over 17,000 Irish brides and grooms voted in the influential awards, t
heir choices were then considered by an esteemed panel of bridal suppliers and industry professionals, who handed out the final accolades based on the quality of the weddings provided and the overall bridal experience.
Lough Eske Castle, which is part of Solís Hotels & Resorts, opened just five years ago in northwest Ireland after being transformed from a ruin into Donegal's only Five Star establishment, by the property owner and proud Donegal native Pat Doherty. Half a decade since the castle’s doors opened, it is widely recognised as Ireland’s quintessential fairytale wedding venue.
Jeroen Quint, General Manager of Lough Eske Castle expressed his delight at the WeddingsOnline accolades, stating: “I am very pleased and proud that Noreen Lyons has won the coveted weddingsonline.ie. Wedding Coordinator of the Year Award. This is a great achievement and thoroughly deserved. It once again highlights that talent and outstanding customer service always wins in the end. I am also equally proud of our Best Castle Venue award title, ousting some of the best Castle Venues in Ireland.”
Lough Eske Castle boasts 95 spacious bedrooms and suites, an Aromatherapy Associates Spa and swimming pool, Cedars Restaurant, two bars and 600m2 of banqueting facilities as well as a Presidential Suite with its own private dining room ideally suited to family weddings. Located just outside Donegal Town in County Donegal and nestled within 43-acres of forest woodland along the shore of Lough Eske, the hotel has redefined the meaning of luxury in northwest Ireland and provides an unparalleled rural wedding experience.