Your all-Exclusive Wedding at Belle Isle Estate

Belle Isle Castle is a 17th-century castle on a private island on Upper Lough Erne in County Fermanagh, just outside Enniskillen.

Established since the 12th Century, the estate welcomes you with 400 acres of rich heritage, countryside, beautiful gardens, and spectacular views of the surrounding water. This with a mix of historic architecture and nature offers you a perfect backdrop for your all-exclusive wedding at Belle Isle Estate. There are many options available, ensuring you have the wedding day you want

Castle Wedding

The venue consists of various amazing views that will make your photographs sparkle! The views across Lough Erne, the beautiful gardens with Belle Isle Castle in the background, and the magnificent staircases marked by historical details inside the castle will ensure you obtain the ideal photo regardless of the weather. With many ceremony site possibilities, both inside the castle and outdoors on the terrace or sunken garden, you may create your ideal wedding day and pick where you want your ceremony, drinks reception, and evening entertainment.

Your all Exclusive Wedding at Belle Isle Estate

Marquee Wedding

A marquee wedding accommodates more than 65 guests and can be held on the lawn from the beginning of June until the end of August. It’s the ideal way to take advantage of the warmer summer nights and entertain your friends in the naturally beautiful outdoor setting at Belle Isle Estate. The white chiffon interiors and glass elevations overlooking the beautiful waters of Upper Lough Erne add more to the beauty of this setting. 

Your all Exclusive Wedding at Belle Isle Estate

Exclusive Hire and Use

One of the most appealing aspects of Belle Isle Castle Estate is its exclusivity. Exclusive hiring allows you to host your wedding guests in your luxury castle and tailor your wedding celebration to your needs. This means complete privacy and the freedom to create a truly personalised experience. Whether you want to host a pre-wedding barbecue, a post-wedding brunch, or a lavish reception, you can plan as the venue has several stunning location and setup options, either inside or outside Belle Isle castle, for your Wedding ceremony, drinks reception, cake cutting and wedding dinner like you want. 

Your all Exclusive Wedding at Belle Isle Estate


Belle Isle Estate can host up to 93 people overnight in total. The castle’s spacious guestrooms on the first floor can accommodate 30 guests, and each morning, a delicious Irish breakfast is served in the grand hall.  The Abercorn Wing of the castle has five bedrooms that may accommodate ten visitors. Each room is carefully furnished to offer a calm and restful atmosphere. The Hamilton Wing is the bigger part of the castle that can accommodate 16 guests in eight bedrooms, each with its unique design and style. The Hamilton Wing also features a private dining room and library for visitors to dine and unwind.  You can accommodate up to 63 guests in their self-catering apartments, coach houses, and cottages on the estate.

Your all Exclusive Wedding at Belle Isle Estate

Wedding Packages 

The team at Belle Isle offers a range of wedding packages that offer fantastic value to couples. They have packages suited for all the seasons and are available throughout the year. Their Winter Wedding Package is available from October to March, while the signature Weekend Castle Package is from April to September. If you are looking for a Midweek Castle Wedding or a larger gathering of more than 65 guests, the Weekend Marquee & Castle Hire Package is for you and is available from April to September. 

Activities and Entertainment

Discover a wealth of activities and catering options on the Estate for events in the lead-up or the days following your Wedding celebration. You can entertain your guests with falconry activities on the lawn and BBQs in the Sunken Garden. There are also a variety of activities available on-site at the castle, such as fishing in the pike boats, exploring the designated walking trails, boating on the lake and the neighbouring islands on the estate, along with kayaking, archery, horseback riding, and more.

Your all Exclusive Wedding at Belle Isle Estate

Mouth Watering Delights 

The venue’s dedicated catering team, renowned for its stellar food and excellent service, will also play a vital role in ensuring your wedding day’s smooth running and flow. 

Your all Exclusive Wedding at Belle Isle Estate

Nearby Attractions

The Lough Erne Food Trail is a one-of-a-kind culinary adventure ideal for anyone who appreciates food and different cuisines, time on the water, a lively environment, and breathtaking scenery. You may also explore the Lakeland environment of Lough Erne aboard The Erne Water Taxi, a luxury 8 or 12-seater boat that will transport you to neighbouring lakeside spots where you can enjoy cuisine, entertainment, and hospitality. 

Your all Exclusive Wedding at Belle Isle Estate

Testimonial and Reviews

Previous couples have commented on the venue’s “Stunning location & great accommodation oozing with character”, and another said that they “Couldn’t praise the staff enough. Genuinely friendly, welcoming & efficient”.  

One couple in particular said: “From start to finish, Belle Isle Castle and its staff exceeded our expectations! Planning our wedding from another continent was a breeze! They made sure everything was perfect for us and our guests throughout our entire stay. They are true professionals, and it was a magical experience that we and our guests will remember forever. The property itself is such a dream; it has so much charm and character. Hopefully, we get to visit again one day!” 

Your all Exclusive Wedding at Belle Isle Estate

To learn more about everything Belle Isle can offer you for your wedding day, you can contact their wedding coordinators, Amy & Emma. They will arrange a personal wedding venue tour (either in person or virtually, whichever you prefer). As they get to know you, they will be sure to guide you step by step in the right direction, no matter where in the world you are based, to make your day unique to you and one to truly remember. 

Medhavi Upadhyaya
WeddingDates Contributors
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