Saturday 21 July 2018

What savings can be made if you marry midweek?

We checked out some of the top wedding venues around the country to see how prices compare for their entry-level wedding packages* between weekend weddings and midweek weddings.


Tankardstown House and Orangery (

Wedded bliss package

Weekend (Friday and Saturday): €125 per person

Midweek: €100

Bright Beginnings

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday (January, February, March and November only): €89 per person


Fota Island Hotel and Spa (

Weekend: starting at €79pp

Midweek: Potentially a 10pc discount or the resort is due to launch a specific all inclusive mid-week package (including flowers, photos, cake and band) for around €75pp


The Slieve Donard Resort and Spa (

The Bronze wedding package

Weekend (Friday and Saturday): £74 per person

Midweek (Sunday to Thursday): £63 per person

Winter (valid Monday to Sunday October to March): £63


Clayton Hotel (

Everything You Need Package

Weekend: from €43.50pp

midweek: 10pc discount

*Includes venue hire, pre-dinner reception and a three or four-course meal. Some venues also include additional extras see the venue websites for more details)

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