Local activities & experiences
In the fresh country air of The Acorn Inn, your mind inevitably turns to outdoor pursuits and inner peace. Here in the Dorset countryside, you can find almost any sporting activity or healing therapy. Nearby, you'll find opportunities for walking, cycling, horse riding, fishing and golf.
Our sister hotel Summer Lodge, located a short walk from The Acorn Inn, also has a whole host of activities and experiences for you to explore.
With all of our sumptuous rooms and suites as your disposal, you can invite 130 guests to stay overnight with you and with exclusive use of the restaurants, bars and gardens there is room for up to 260 guests for your evening reception.
Your celebration can be customised in any way you wish and there is even the option to extend the party by hosting a post wedding celebration for guests continuing their stay at The Lodge.
Minimum of 150 guests & a maximum of 180 guests
€5000 venue fee
64 rooms on the day of the wedding
Wedding room rates apply
With its sparkling chandeliers and panoramic views of Lough Corrib and Kinlough Woods, the opulent Harbour Room is guaranteed to provide exactly the sense of occasion you want for your special day. The space showcases its own bar reception area and ample outdoor seating, accommodating 186 guests.
The room features the latest technology with drop-down screen and projection available for video messages, and a built in surround system throughout the room.
The Junior Harbour Room can host weddings for up to 30 guests. With its own private bar and an outdoor patio area for drinks, it offers sweeping views of Lough Corrib and the grounds of the Ashford Estate.
The manicured lawns that surround The Lodge, with the sparkling waters of the Lough in the background, are perfect for hosting an idyllic outdoor drinks reception. They also provide wonderful photo opportunities.