Galway’s location among the friendliest wedding venues in Ireland

Photo credit: Slieve Aughty Center via Facebook

Many people like to have their beloved animal friends on hand to celebrate their weddings with them, and a venue in Galway is considered one of the best in the country for this.

The Slieve Aughty Center in Loughrea has been named one of the most pet friendly wedding venues in Ireland.

The list has been compiled by, a company specializing in finding the perfect venue for your special occasion.

The Slieve Aughty Center specializes in intimate outdoor green weddings, providing an alternative setting for bride and groom for celebrations of up to 80 guests.

Couples can choose to wed in a civil ceremony indoors or outdoors, followed by a casual al fresco aperitif and savoring a 4-course organic meal in the comfort of The Three Towers Eco House and Organic Kitchen.

Slieve Aughty Center and The Three Towers are truly a foodie couple’s delight with the venue offering custom organic, homemade and locally sourced wedding menus.

Guests can stay in the Three Towers Eco House, Eco Lodges and Glamping Cabins, with the venue accommodating up to 32 people in total.

Other features include exclusive rentals, full bar license and bar space, and of course beloved pet dogs are welcome to join in the celebrations.

Shell Holden, co-owner of, said it wants to “increase the visibility” of beautiful, bespoke wedding venues that are otherwise hard to find.

“We recognize the growing trend in the industry for couples to discover special places and spaces that they can personalize and create celebrations that reflect them and their personalities.”

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