Conferences at the Celtic Ross Hotel

The Celtic Ross Hotel is the place to meet in West Cork, where doing business is a pleasure. We are only one hour's drive from Cork City and Cork Airport on the N71, and a short drive from Dunmanway, Skibbereen and Clonakilty.

We have a range of venue options for your meeting or conference requirement:

Conference Facilities

The Ardagh Suite has been greatly enhanced and enlarged to create a venue suitable for a conference in a theatre arrangement with a maximum capacity for 300 guests, or 400 guests for a reception.

The Warren Suite is a new meeting experience in the Celtic Ross Hotel. Set high above the water, the floor to ceiling windows give stunning views over Rosscarbery Bay and Galley Head. The room has been equipped with state-of-the-art audio / visual facilities to support any meeting requirement. This room is perfect for executive / boardroom meetings or small training workshops.

The Abbey Room & The Library are perfectly suited for smaller meetings and syndicate use.

On request we will supply overhead projector & screen, flipcharts, microphone / podium and conference pads. Complimentary wireless internet access is available in all meeting rooms and also now in all bedrooms. We can offer a range of Tea & Coffee Break and Lunch Break price packages to suit your meeting and conference budget.

We would be happy to tailor a quotation to your requirements. We can guarantee a full professional service to ensure a seamless experience.

Team Building

Talk to us today to discuss your Team Building Away Day. We are perfectly placed in the heart of West Cork, yet only one hour’s drive from Cork City and Cork Airport, and with a great choice of activities at our doorstep. From kayaking; zorbing, paintball, hiking; sea angling and much more, we have it all.


Banqueting Facilities 

We can cater for your special occasion, whether a large party or an intimate family gathering, business or pleasure, please contact us to discuss your requirements.The light-filled Warren Suite, with its floor to ceiling windows offer stunning views of Rosscarbery Bay and Galley Head. The perfect choice for a private party. The Warren Suite can seat up to 50 for dining.

The Library Bar and Tower Gallery may be booked privately for Drinks and Finger food for a more informal occasion.The Ardagh Suite can accommodate private dining for seating up to 350 people. Ideal for your wedding, family function or dinner dance.Christenings, Communions, Confirmations, Birthdays, Family Gatherings, Weddings, Engagements, we are here to help you celebrate the family events and milestones in your lifetime! Menus can be tailored to your own individual requirements.



We offer you the spectacular Rosscarbery Estuary as a backdrop to your wedding day, with views of the sea and Galley Head. And we have our very own flock of swans that love being photographed. Warren Strand is only minutes away; the perfect setting for romantic wedding photographs to be cherished for the rest of your life.

We are only one hour drive from Cork Airport and Ferry Terminals, making it easy for family and friends to fly or ferry in and share your special day.

Your wedding day is the most special and cherished day of your life and the memories will stay with you forever. We cater for one wedding per day, allowing us to devote all of our time and attention to you and your guests; ensuring your memories are even more cherished.

The Celtic Ross Wedding Team have years of experience in planning, organising and making sure you have an exceptional wedding day.

When you book your wedding with the Celtic Ross Hotel, not only do you avail of the professionalism, exceptional service and warm West Cork hospitality of our Wedding Team and staff, you also experience the West Cork Wild Atlantic Way, rugged coastline, sandy beaches and world famous Food Culture.

There are a range of outdoor activities at our doorstep. Let us help you plan your wedding weekend for out-of-town guests. Play a round of golf in Skibbereen; picnic on the beach; walk the West Cork Camino; go whale watching or moonlight kayaking on Lough Hyne. We can help you craft an unforgettable wedding experience for your guests.

Supporting local artisan producers, and sourcing, preparing and serving local produce from the seas and the countryside ofWest Cork is a passion for Executive Head Chef Graeme Campbell. You can be assured that your first meal as husband and wife will be outstanding, and a winner with all of your guests.

Whether your dream is to have a traditional grand wedding banquet followed by dancing or a low key intimate gathering of close family and friends, we can provide a venue that fits the dream. We are ideally suited to host Civil and Humanist Ceremonies in a choice of venues.

Please click here to view and download our wedding brochure 

Wedding Packages 

This is your day and we have created our Wedding Package to offer you the choice you desire to create your unique Wedding Day.

Please click here to view and download our wedding packages 

Supporting local artisan producers, and sourcing, preparing and serving local produce from the seas and the countryside of West Cork is a passion for Executive Head Chef Graeme Campbell and Head Chef Alex Petit. When you book your Wedding with us, Graeme will make an appointment to meet with you and give the time and attention you need to help you select your Wedding Menu through a Wedding Menu Tasting, which is included with our compliments. The Wedding Meal is one of the key elements of your day, and we want to exceed your expectations. 

Teresa Murphy, Celtic Ross Wedding Co-ordinator is skilled in organising, planning and delivering a Wedding experience that is individual and unique to each group. She will be with you every step of the way to your Wedding Day.

Neil Grant, General Manager, is also on hand to keep a close eye on the overall picture, ensuring everything flows seamlessly on the day. Our Wedding Team have amassed years of experience to create the most perfect and cherished day of your life.

With our Compliments

When you choose the Celtic Ross Hotel as your wedding venue in which to celebrate your life together,
we will be pleased to offer you with our compliments:

Wedding Day Preparation:

  • Our experienced Wedding Expert Claire Sullivan Buttimer, will advise and guide you through every aspect of your Wedding preparation
  • Complimentary mid-week overnight accommodation three months prior to your wedding for a tasting of your chosen wedding menu with wine and a relaxing massage or facial for you both in our Serenity Rooms
  • Complimentary use of our Leisure Centre for 3 months prior to your wedding date

Your Wedding Day:

  • Red carpet welcome on arrival for Bride & Groom with Champagne greeting
  • Complimentary wedding meal for the Bride & Groom
  • Classic silver candelabra set on a centerpiece mirror for all banquet tables
  • Personalised menu cards and table plan
  • White linen napkins and table clothes
  • Complimentary chair covers with choice of sash colour
  • PA System with wireless microphone for all toasts and speeches
  • Use of cake knife and choice of cake stand for your wedding cake
  • Special room rates for all wedding guests on the night of your wedding
  • Ample car parking for your guests
  • Overnight accommodation for the Bride & Groom on the night of your wedding in our Bridal Suite
  • with a Champagne Breakfast
  • Preferential Serenity Rooms rates available for the wedding party on the occasion of your wedding

On Your First Anniversary:
Overnight stay with dinner on the occasion of your first wedding anniversary


Civil Ceremony

The Celtic Ross Hotel is ideally situated to host your wedding ceremony: whether Civil Wedding, Civil Partnership, Humanist or Blessing. The Celtic Ross Hotel is an approved civil ceremony venue. It couldn't be simpler. Your ceremony can take place in the Tower Gallery or Warren Suite: both venues overlook the estuary. Then, as a newly married couple you can choose Warren Strand, our local sandy beach, as the backdrop for your wedding photographs. If you wish to celebrate your wedding with a traditional banquet followed by dancing, or with a low key and intimate celebratory meal, we have a range or venues to select from. It couldn't be more stress-free.

There are many options our Wedding Co-ordinator would be delighted to discuss with you for your wedding day.

If you choose the Celtic Ross Hotel for your civil ceremony venue you should contact the Cork district registry office to arrange approval.

Contact Details:
The Celtic Ross Hotel is an approved Civil Ceremony Venue. 
Civil Registration Service & Civil Registrar of Marriages & Civil Partnerships
Adelaide Court, Adelaide Street, Cork
Contact: 021 4275126 



The Celtic Ross Hotel Leisure Centre 

Whether you want to start your day with an invigorating swim, work out in our fully equipped gym, take part in one of our guided exercise classes or just relax your stresses away in our bubble pool, we are here for you. We facilitate Swim Lessons for children and adults and can offer nutritional advice to complement your health and fitness programme. We are a member of ILAM and Active Ireland.

The Leisure Centre’s well-equipped facilities include:

• 15m Swimming Pool
• Children’s Pool
• Bubble Pool
• Sauna & Steam Room
• Full equipped Gymnasium, including Free Weights
• Personal Fitness Instructors
• Nutritional Advice 
• Swim Lessons
• Dolphin Swim Club
• Exercise Classes

Opening Hours
7.30am – 10.00pm (Mon-Fri)
9.00am – 8.00pm (Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays)

Serenity Rooms at the Celtic Ross Hotel

The Serenity Rooms at the Celtic Ross Hotel offer VOYA as their signature product. We can claim to be the only beauty and massage suite in the County of Cork to offer the heavenly range of VOYA treatments.

VOYA’s treatments are based on sustainably hand-harvested seaweed from Ireland’s pristine west coast, which are certified organic and wonderfully therapeutic. Treatments on offer range from VOYA facials, which are specifically designed to aid skin regeneration and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, to VOYA massages. Try the VOYA Organic Seaweed Leaf Hot Stone Massage where warmed mineral rich Atlantic Seaweed and warmed basalt hot stones work together to soothe muscles and draw out tension.

The Serenity Rooms at the Celtic Ross Hotel now stock a range of VOYA products to purchase as a gift along with the Pixy natural skincare beauty product range. Made in Ireland, the Pixy range of pampering products are made with only pure natural ingredients, including moisturising shea butter and healing vitamin E oil to leave your skin feeling soft and supple, and pure essential oils for an amazing fragrance. Pixy is sheer indulgence leaving your skin glowing and renewed.


Bars & Restaurants

Kingfisher Bar

The Kingfisher Bar owes its name to the spectacular Kingfisher bird often spotted in Rosscarbery Bay. The informal surroundings of the bar with its wood panelled interior provides a cosy and friendly atmosphere.

The adjoining conservatory lounge is the ideal location to meet and relax over morning scones and coffee while taking in the breathtaking Rosscarbery Bay views. Tea / Coffee with scones and pastries are available from early morning.

On fine days you can enjoy our extensive bar menu al fresco. Bar food is served from 12pm to 9.30pm daily and offers an extensive choice of meals and quick bites including the Chefs Daily Specials.

All sporting events are shown in HD on our massive 8ft screen! GAA, Irish, English, Scottish and European soccer leagues, Rugby, Tennis and Golf are shown on a daily basis.

We have live music on a regular basis in the Bar.

Carvery lunch is served each Sunday from 12pm – 3pm.

The Kingfisher Bistro 

For more formal dining, The Kingfisher Bistro offers a tantalising experience. Breakfast is served each morning from 8.00am – 10.30am and dinner from 6.30pm – 9.00pm. Sunday Lunch Menu is served 12pm - 3pm. Our chefs use only the freshest local produce specialising in fish, seafood and meat dishes. Superb table d’hôte menus are complimented by our selection of fine wines from around the world.

Private dining is available in the Warren Suite to celebrate your special family occasion.



At the Celtic Ross Hotel we welcome families and our young guests. We have children’s menus available and many different room options. We have Standard rooms, large family rooms and interconnecting rooms available making us the perfect choice for your family holiday. Travel cots and extra beds are available on request when booking.

Kids club and hotel family facilities

The Cool Roo kids club runs daily during the school holidays. It is free of charge for residents. Our leisure centre includes a 15mr pool, children’s pool and bubble pool. 

All guests receive 10% discount at Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf in Rosscarbery.

Family activities

Activities for families include building sand castles on the blue flag Warren Beach, hire pedal boats on Rosscarbery Lagoon, try your hand at our not so easy Rosscarbery pitch and putt course and play a round of adventure golf at the new Smugglers Cove! There is also the playground and tennis courts in the Village. Rosscarbery Family Festival takes place year from about the 9th – 18th August.


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