FAQ’s - No question is a silly question

How do I book an appointment to view Hotel Doolin:
A member of wedding team would be happy to meet with you, just contact us on sales@hoteldoolin.ie to schedule an appointment to view Hotel Doolin and to chat about your wedding in more detail.

How much is the deposit & how do we pay?
To secure the date, €2,000 is required along with a signed copy of the terms & Conditions and can be paid by credit card, money transfer, cash or cheque.

How many bedrooms do I have to book?
We have 17 bedrooms and 9 self-catering houses at Hotel Doolin. As standard, all rooms will be held for your wedding day and the day after. If rooms are not required on the second night, they need to be cancelled in writing to the hotel 12 weeks prior arrival date.

What are the accommodation rates for my guests?
We offer discounted accommodation rates to all guests that are attending your Wedding at Hotel Doolin. The reduced rates are November – March €75.00 per person sharing, April – October €85.00 per person sharing based on two people sharing including full Irish breakfast.

What are the minimum numbers?
The minimum number required to book the Wedding & Events Barn is 120 adult guests Sunday to Thursday and 170 adult guests on Friday, Saturday & Bank Holiday Sunday. The minimum number required to book Aileen’s Suite is 80 adult guests. As per our terms and conditions, the final number of guests must be supplied to the Hotel at least 48 hours in advance of your wedding reception.

Does Hotel Doolin offer a wedding menu tasting?
Yes we arrange a night for you both along with 2 other guests to come & taste your proposed wedding menu with our compliments so that we can meet up and show you around.

What type of chairs are included?
We include beautiful Chiavari Chairs or Chair Covers with the option of Vintage Chair Covers.

Are table centre pieces included and what type?
Bespoke centre pieces are all included, we work along with Louise in Grace Events to give you a choice of unique centrepiece options for your big day.

Is the bar extension included?
The bar extension is included, the bar is open until 2.00am & the residents bar is open until 4am.

Do you cater for special dietary requirements? Coeliacs? Vegetarians?
Absolutely, just let us know your requirements

Do you cater for children?
Yes, we have children’s menus, we can set up tables/chairs, dvds, colouring books etc. during drinks reception and also arrange baby sitters if required.