Weddings at County Arms Hotel

Congratulations on your engagement and thank you for considering the County Arms Hotel in Birr for your forthcoming wedding reception.

The Loughnane family have hosted Wedding receptions, and more recently Civil ceremonies, at the County Arms Hotel since 1962. What that means for you is that for 52 years, couples have trusted us to manage the most memorable day of their lives and to deliver an unforgettable experience for their loved ones.


Wedding Showcase - Saturday 29th February 2.00 to 5.00pm

View the hotel & talk to the hotel team & wedding suppliers about your dream wedding    

Reasons to Choose the County Arms Hotel Birr for Weddings in Offaly, North Tipperary, Laois, East Galway and Westmeath

  • 57 years of Loughnane family hospitality, the longest established Hotel in Ireland's midlands and one of the longest established family-run Hotels in Ireland

  • Possibly the finest Evening Buffet in Ireland - you might call it 'The Afters' - it's much too good for that

  • Exquisite food chosen by you - Your guests will talk about the Food & service for years to come

  • Capacity for larger Weddings of up to 400 guests

  • Not just a Hotel for larger Weddings, we offer a number of Banqueting suites for 60, 70, 80, 120, 200, 250 guests and we always promise one Wedding per day

  • 9 acres of grounds, Award Winning Gardens including our 200 year old Walled garden - ask us about the Indoor/Outdoor Photographs

  • Your choice of 2 enormous Heritage Suites - Will it be the 4 poster or the free standing bath?

  • Conor & Barry Loughnane - the most committed Owner/Managers in the Hotel Wedding business, backed up by a friendly and professional team of long serving staff

  • Advice, we draw on generations of experience and we will only recommend trusted suppliers. We notice all the thousands of tiny details so you don't have to

  • IT'S YOUR DAY - We don't do Packages, everything we do is tailored towards your Wedding day and making it unique - guaranteed to be a one-off when you choose the County Arms Hotel

The Perfect Setting

A walled Garden is a photographer’s dream. The added advantage of such memorable Photo Opportunities is that you will be only a few yards from your guests. Our setting also ensures that there is extensive Free Car Parking for all your wedding guests. Built in 1809, and recently refurbished extensively, the County Arms Hotel, Birr, County Offaly, has a feeling of grandeur and elegance which is unrivalled in Ireland’s Midlands.

With our Compliments - All the Things You'd Expect and More...

  • We commit to 1 Wedding per Day

  • Red carpet on arrival and a Loughnane family welcome

  • Refreshments on arrival - Tea, Coffee & Biscuits for all your guests. Champagne Reception for Bridal Party.

  • Personalised souvenir Wedding menu

  • Flower Arrangements on every Table and throughout the Hotel

  • Luxurious Bridal Suite for Bride and Groom - Choose 1 of 2 magnificent 2,000 sq ft Suites

  • Private 200 Year old Walled garden for memorable photographs

  • Dedicated Wedding Coordinator - either Barry or Conor Loughnane will be by your side throughout the planning and on the day itself backed up by our excellent team

  • Negotiated 4-star Hotel accommodation rates for your guests

  • A selection of Gourmet menus with flexibility to add your own favourites


Click here to view our Wedding Brochure.