It is hard to imagine a destination with more romance, character and elegance than Markree Castle. This historic Irish castle venue is nestled in the stunning North West of Ireland in County Sligo on the route of the world famous Wild Atlantic Way. Surrounded by 500 acres of beautiful Sligo countryside and available for exclusive hire, complete privacy is guaranteed at Markree Castle for an unforgettable conference, meeting or event for your delegates or guests.

Markree Castle is fast garnering a reputation as a leading business destination in the west of Ireland. It’s ideally placed for incentive groups, sales meetings, team building or International conferencing. The Castle is situated just outside of Sligo Town and is a 10-minute drive from Collooney Railway Station, a 45-minute drive from Ireland West Airport at Knock, 2.5 hours from Dublin and 3 hours from Belfast.

A fairy-tale pairing of elegance and exemplary service, the award winning Markree Castle has been lovingly and extensively renovated to the highest standard by the renowned Irish hotelier family, the Corscaddens. It boasts incredible history, beautiful architecture, breath-taking surroundings and world class accommodation to provide your delegates or guests with a truly unique and memorable setting in which to do business.

At Markree Castle, we pride ourselves on offering traditional meeting spaces in a tranquil setting and inspirational surrounding in which to plan, reflect and focus. The castle offers charm, individuality and modern business amenities with the benefits of extensive grounds and outstanding food and service.

The castle offers a choice of classic meeting rooms, as well as the unique chapel and opulent private dining room - perfect for an exclusive gala dinner. We also offer 31 luxury en-suite guest bedrooms in the castle, each lavishly decorated to make the most of its unique shape and space to ensure you and your guests end your day in decadent comfort and style.

Your event will be delivered by a highly-trained, professional and discreet events team focused on understanding your needs and tailored to your event. Every element of our service and technology is designed to simplify the process for you and customised to ensure your event is a complete success.

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To enquire about your conference, meeting or event, you can contact our events team on 071 916 7800 or email