We have a list of local baby sitters who are familiar with Ballybeg house. If you like, we can organise a suitable babysitter for the young ones attending your wedding. Fees are at the babysitters' discretion and we recommend this is agreed in advance.
References are also available on request for each of our recommended child-minders.
Fiona and Joe will look after the transport needs of your guests should they wish to engage in a glass of champagne on your wedding day! They can transport your guests to and from the church, Ballybeg and their chosen accommodation. They are Ballybeg’s number one reliable and cost-efficient taxi services.
Tel: Fiona on +353 (0)86 8157065.
Tel: Joe on +353 (0)87 9942409.
If you decide not to use the ceremony room at Ballybeg there are a number of churches in the area that will suit your religious ceremony:
Crossbridge Church Tinahely.
Small, quaint church.
Contact: Fr. Raymond Gahan on +353 (0)402 38188.
Kilcommon Church Tinahely.
Church of Ireland.
Contact: The Rev. Ruth Elms on +353 (0)402 28922.
Aughrim Church Aughrim.
15 minutes drive from Ballybeg.
Contact: Edward Barry on +353 (0)402 36298.
St Patricks & St. Killians Clara Vale, Rathdrum.
30 min. drive from Ballybeg.
Saint Columbas Church Greenann.
25 minutes drive from Ballybeg.
Contact: details up soon.
Beauty Sparkles Skincare & Beauty Salon, Tinahely.
Your look can be created from your own inspiration, magazines, photos,high fashion or Louise will use her experience and creativity to create a unique look. Louise will take time to get to know each bride's personality so she will look and feel like herself only more radiant and beautiful. High quality, photo-friendly products are used for each makeover and detailed advice is given on how to maintain the look throughout your big day.
Tel: Louise on +353 (0)87 6483431.
Blush Make-Up & Hair Nicola Walsh.
Nicola is an award-winning makeup artist who has worked in the wedding industry for many years. She provides a professional service to many international brides who return home to Ireland to be married and visits Ballybeg brides on many occasions throughout the year. Her style of makeup is naturally beautiful, fresh and flawless. Her approach is professional and calm. Nicola is fully qualified in Hair, Makeup and Beauty Therapy and is also fully insured. View her website and facebook page for photo's and testimonials.
Make Up by Clare.
Clare's passion is making women feel and look like the best version of themselves and sharing one of the happiest days of their lives is just a bonus. Clare will come to Ballybeg and work her magic. You can see samples of Clare's work on her website and facebook page. Email Clare for a quote.
Sue Doyle Make Up Artist
Sue is a freelance make up artist from Dublin. She has numerous weddings and editorials in her portfolio. Her creative skill and her professional and warm personality make her a favourite with clients all over. Sue recommends you keep tear sheets of images you like from magazines and other media and she can adapt them to suit your face shape and characteristics.
Please contact her today to arrange a trial.
Tel: Sue on +353 (0)87 6898052.
Up to My Eyes
Up to My Eyes lashes should only be worn by those who can handle envious friends, green-eyed colleagues and drooling significant others... Ideal for a bride! With the largest range of eyelash extensions in Ireland, we specialise in stunning MINK LASHES as well as other industry-leading trends. Guaranteed you'll be batting those luscious lashes in delight. Eyelash extensions are fun and glamorous, making your eyes look bigger, more defined and fantastic even with little or no make-up. For more information
Tel: Elaine on +353 (0)87 2363101.
Up Styles Hair by Michelle
Michelle is an experienced mobile hairdresser from Wicklow, offering a professional and personal mobile service throughout the County. Based in Aughrim and offering a full range of hairdressing services, including Bridal/Up Styles, Blowdrying and Setting, GHD Curls, Mens and Childrens Hair. Whether you are a bride to be, a bridesmaid or guest at Ballybeg and you would like the convenience of having your hair done in a location that suits you.
Tel: Michelle on +353 (0)86 8356036.
New-U Hair Salon Tinahely.
We are one of the few salons in the area that are specialists in wedding hair styles. New-U Hair Salon, is located only 5 mins drive from Ballybeg House. At New-U we will help you choose a hair style depending on the theme of your day. We pride ourselves on being a very clean, friendly and extremely professional salon with experienced and qualified friendly staff. We cater for all wedding parties, big and small. Special packages can be arranged to suit your needs including trials, early morning appointments, etc. If necessary, we can call to you on location to make your wedding more special. For more information:
Tel: New-U on +353 (0)402 28815.
Siobhra Flynn Hairsylist.
Siobhra has over ten years experience, won awards and has trained with a high established company. Currently running her own mobile hairdressing buisness, Siobhra is based on the Carlow/Wicklow border and will travel to you to make your day as stress free as possible. Her specialty is upstyles - from classic 1950', to a simple romantic updo, Siobhra will do her utmost to ensure you have the perfect hair for your special day. In addition she also offers a range of other services for guests including blowdries, curls, sets and childrens hair. For more information:
Tel: Siobhra on +353 (0)85 2290959.
Sasha Rice Mobile Hairsylist.
Great hair begins with you! Individual features, characteristics and style have been carefully studied by Sasha thus helping to create the ultimate individual look that is effortlessly sophisticated. Sasha will consider the shape of your face, your sense of style, the angle of your jaw. With wedding hair styles, Sasha uses your best features and works upon these, helping to create a wonderful beautiful finished product to carry you through your day. Sasha is available for house calls to Ballybeg and Grouse Lodge.
Something for Him! Experienced Barber.
Hot Towel Shaves and Gents Haircuts, Sean will come to Ballybeg and spruce up the Groom and Groomsmen!
• Hair and facial cuts
• Hot towel shaves
• Neck shaves
• Beard/eyebrow/nose trimming
• Hair styling
• Hair colouring
We have been very lucky to have some exceptionally talented photographers at Ballybeg, some of whom have been kind enough to allow us show their pictures on this very website. Photographers we love at ballybeg:
Elma Murray Photography
Tel: +353 (0)1 295 4979 or +353 (0)87 2415384.
Rubistyle Amy French.
Brosnan Photographic Christina Brosnan.
Corrine Crennan Photography Corrine Crennan.
Lifting The Veil Nicola and Ronan.
Tel: +44 (0)77 31989749.
David McClelland Photography David McClelland.
Linda Clarke Linda Clarke.
Tel: +353 (0)85 7168543.
Alan McCarthy Wedding Videographer
A regular at Ballybeg, Alan is an experienced Wicklow based videographer who guarantees to capture all the special moments from your wedding day in a relaxed unobtrusive style with packages to suit all tastes and budgets.
Tel: +353 (0)87 6739667.
Frame it Weddings Richie Kearney.
Keith Malone Wedding Films Keith Malone.
Tel: + 353 (0)87 6814208.
Memento Derek O' Rourke.
Tel: +353 (0)87 2818457.