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  • We’re on Aer Lingus! We’ve made amazing progress in The Woodlands since this aired on Dont tell the bride on RTÉ.ie, and we’d love to show you around. Send us an email at info@martinstownhouse.com

  • A brief wander through the gardens at Martinstown House. Martinstown House is a beautiful country house in Kildare. By the excellent Gareth Stack

  • Well, wouldja look at that #martinstownhouse #flowers #gobacktosleep @ Martinstown House

  • Wowsers, what a day . . . #bluesky #yellowhouse #greengrass #flowers #martinstownhouse #weddings #alternativevenue #alternativewedding #peaceful #tranquility #onefabday #weddingsonline #confettimagazine #ireland #irelandengagement #imgettingmarried #isaidyes #destinationwedding #50shadesofgreen #treeswing

  • Through the garden gate captured by @belfast_gal #wintergarden #gardengate #secretgarden #martinstownhouse

  • That winter light... #dusk #wintersunset #ireland #trees #50shadesofgreen #martinstownhouse #intokildare #emeraldisle #silhouette

  • This season we are channeling: https://www.youtube.com/embed/IAcg3YbfRuE

  • A brief introduction to weddings at Martinstown House, by the excellent Gareth Stack

  • These two!! Pure joy and love. #Repost @rafal.borek.photography (@get_repost) ??? Love and happiness captured in a split second. ?? #love #weddingspeeches #martinstownhouse #dublinwedding #weddingreportage #candidphotography #documentaryweddingphotography #thisisreportage #unposedphotography #unposedcollective #weddingphotojournalism #rafalborekphotography #radlovestories #irishweddingphotographer #irelandweddingphotographer #momentsovermountains #unconventionaltogs #onefabday #irishwedding #weddingsonline #ireland #destinationwedding #irishweddingvenue #irishwedding #alternativevenue

  • Birds!!!

  • A wander through the house

  • Happy New Year to all of our friends, family, staff, wedding couples, neighbours, guests, and supporters. Here's to the next chapter... @martinstownhouse #newyear #newchapter #2019 #mysticalfire #weddingsonline #winterlight #herewego

  • Wishing you all a Merry Christmas!

  • Happy Winter Solstice! Today we will experience the shortest amount of daylight of the year. Daylight lasts for 7 hours, 49 minutes and 41 seconds in Ireland and Britain. Daylight is 8 hours and 49 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. May you stay warm and nourished.

  • The Bird Room desk and mirror, captured beautifully by @belfast_gal #martinstown #martinstownhouse #ireland #countryhouse #kildare #bnb #birdprint #victorian

  • Great to see One Fab Day feature the stunning photo shoot by Wild Things Wed Photography. So many of talented people helped put the day together, so much inspiratiation!

  • Christmas tree #2 ready for dinner @martinstownhouse #christmastree #drawingroom #christmasinireland #martinstownhouse #intokildare #dinnerparty #dinnerisserved #wintersolstice

  • Thrilled to be featured on One Fab Day with the Wes Anderson photo shoot!! Stylist - Lorraine at Elk Hair - Hair by Lou Merryweather Make Up - Nicola Plummer Professional Make-up Artist Cake - Sheila Chic n Sugar Flowers - Josephine Flowers Second Shooter - Joseph Carr Photography

  • We've been named as a "Favourite Leafy Escape Venue" and we couldn't agree more. Thanks @onlyawedding! www.onlyawedding.ie #Repost @onlyawedding (@get_repost) ??? New! We've featured some of our favourite leafy escape venues on the blog. Link in bio! @martinstownhouse shot by @rafal.borek.photography ? . . . . #irishweddingvenue #martinstownhouse #countryhouse #countryhousewedding #countrywedding #rusticwedding #ruralwedding #farmhousewedding #barnwedding #rusticdecor #weddingireland #groomsmen #weddingblog #weddingplanner #weddingplanning

  • Tree #1! Wintery vibes and twinkling lights! @martinstownhouse #feelingfestive #howisitalmostchristmas #christmastree #christmasinireland #wintersolstice #yule #countryhouse #ireland

  • Have a look at our new Wedding brochure for 2019! Many thanks to all the wonderful couples and photographers for sharing all their beautiful photos and memories. All the pictures in the brochure come from real weddings we've hosted at Martinstown House. Please let us know what you think the comments below, like and share as it really helps us! http://martinstownhouse.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Martinstown-House-Weddings-2019.pdf

  • Holy smokes, this picture of Mackenzie with her parents. @martinstownhouse #destinationwedding #woodlandwedding #5starsusieweddings #junebugweddings #irishweddingvenue #irishamerican #weddings #weddingsonline #weddingsonline #helpimgettingmarried #confettimagazine @higm_help_im_getting_married #Repost @photographyby_ciara (@get_repost) ??? #momentsovermountains . . . . . . . #ireland #irishwedding #weddingportraits #letselope #onefabday #elopement #irishwedding #weddingphotographersireland #irishweddingphotographer #weddinginspo #castleslie #drenagh #lisnavaghhouse #photographybyciara #learningtoflyworkshop #martinstownhouse #onefabdaysupplierlove #cliffatlyons #lookslikefilmweddings #belleislecastle #belleisle @martinstownhouse

  • Fancy a wander down to The Woodlands? It's the perfect spot to get married. . . . . @martinstownhouse #martinstownhouse #woodlandwedding #chandelier #rustic #vintage #vintagewedding #countryhouse #oldworldcharm #ireland #destinationwedding #wedding #alternativevenue #alternativewedding #exclusivevenue.

  • Light the fire and put the kettle on. We're gettin' cosy. @martinstownhouse #autumn #nearlywinter #waitisitwinter #feelslikewinter #ireland #kildare #intokildare #countryhouse #alternativevenue #exclusivevenue Photo credit: @pitblacktulips

  • This is not what it looks like. #freckleface #happycaturday #alongfortheride #headlesscatman #legendofmartinstownholler #martinstownhouse #farmcat #catsofinstagram #barbour @martinstownhouse @ultrajessamyn

  • It's a gift-giving time of year, and we know the Earth could use a little help. We love this chart from @justlittlechanges for ethical giving. #ethicalgifts #reducereuserecycle #christmaspresents #diy #buylocal #buyhomemade #upcycle #givememories #zerowaste #irishcountryhouse #homemade #organic #homecooked #ireland #Repost @justlittlechanges (@get_repost) ??? With #christmasshopping on the rise, have a look at our #heirarchyofneeds for Ethical gift giving! There's a huge range of choice before you need to resort to buying new gifts. What ethical gifts are you going to give this festive season? #hierachyofgiving