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Hillsborough Castle and Gardens (NI)

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Venue price From £400 per hour
Venue capacity 18 - 400 people

Spaces at Hillsborough Castle and Gardens (NI)


Over hundreds of years Hillsborough Castle and Grounds have been the backdrop to Royal parties, dinners and celebrations. It's state apartments offer a grand but intimate setting for weddings whether guests remain inside or opt to use the outside or marquee space. Hillsborough is based near the tranquil town of Lisburn and is conveniently located only 20 minutes from central Belfast. It is easy to access and The Drawing Room , Throne Room, Red Room and Dining room can accommodate a number of layouts depending on the couples wishes.


To dine at Hillsborough Castle is a truly magnificence experience. The State Dining Room is where many famous and historic figures have dined including The Queen and Eleanor Roosevelt. Guests can enjoy a reception in the red room or in fine weather on the terrace overlooking the beautiful gardens. The mahongany banqueting table can accommodate 24 diners or we can host 40 guests on round tables.

About Hillsborough Castle and Gardens (NI)


Hillsborough Castle and Gardens is a Georgian Manor House original owned by the Hill family estates in the early 1600s, More recently it has been home to the secretary of state for Northern Ireland and is still the home of the Royal Family when they visit. It is conveniently based just 20 minutes from Belfast.

The sumptuous state apartments are perfect for dining and receptions whilst it's 100 acres of grounds are perfect for large outdoor events and marquees.