Civil Ceremonies

Shearwater Hotel is a premier civil ceremony wedding venue, with people coming from far and near to celebrate their special day.

Shearwater Hotel would be delighted to host both your civil ceremony and your reception. Our hotel is the ideal venue for your ceremony due to its location, setting and facilities. We offer a range of elegant, private rooms to create the perfect setting for your special day.



The ceremony is a very important part of your day and our rooms create a luxurious and welcoming feel. Our banqueting rooms can be transformed to cater for small groups or very large groups while retaining the elegance of the surroundings.

A unique, stylish and contemporary ceremony awaits you at Shearwater Hotel in Ballinasloe and our exceptional wedding team will assist you in arranging all aspects of your day. We believe in providing a high standard of service, food and ambiance, at all times, which are key to a memorable wedding day.

We would be honored to look after you throughout your wedding day and whether you are planning an intimate wedding or a larger celebration we are sure that Shearwater Hotel, Ballinasloe, will not fail to impress you and your guests.

Shearwater Hotel is an approved venue for civil ceremonies and the perfect choice for your special day.