10 Best Places to Propose in Ireland (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Ireland is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beaches, castles, vineyards, lakes, parks, gardens, cliffs or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. But where, exactly, should that most important question be asked? This guide describes some of the best places in Ireland to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Ireland For Outdoor Lovers
  • Cliffs of Moher
  • Ring of Kerry
  • Giant's Causeway
  • Powerscourt Gardens
  • Cliffs of Slieve League
  • Dublin's Phoenix Park
  • Ashford Castle
  • Romantic Destinations in Ireland
  • Thomas Walk Vineyard
  • Kylemore Abbey & Gardens
  • Coumeenoole Beach - County Kerry
  • Best Places to Propose in Ireland

Romantic Locations in Ireland for Outdoor Lovers


1. Cliffs of Moher

The dramatic cliffs rising dramatically from the Atlantic Ocean provide a breathtaking backdrop for a proposal. You can take a leisurely stroll along the cliffside paths, find a secluded spot with panoramic views, and pop the question amidst the awe-inspiring beauty of the cliffs.


2. Ring of Kerry

This scenic driving route offers breathtaking views of rugged coastline, picturesque villages, and lush countryside. You can stop at one of the many scenic viewpoints along the route, perhaps at Ladies View or Moll's Gap, and propose with the stunning Irish landscape as your backdrop.


3. Giant's Causeway

Located in Northern Ireland, the Giant's Causeway is a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its unique hexagonal basalt columns. You can take a romantic walk along the rugged coastline, marvel at the natural rock formations, and propose against the backdrop of the crashing waves.



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4. Powerscourt Gardens

Located in County Wicklow, Powerscourt Gardens is one of Ireland's most renowned gardens. Featuring manicured lawns, ornamental lakes, cascading waterfalls, and lush woodlands, Powerscourt offers numerous romantic spots for a proposal, such as the Italian Garden or the Japanese Garden.


5. Cliffs of Slieve League

Located in County Donegal, Slieve League boasts some of the highest sea cliffs in Europe. You can hike to the clifftop viewpoint, admire the breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, and propose in a truly majestic setting.


6. Dublin's Phoenix Park

As one of the largest urban parks in Europe, Phoenix Park offers plenty of secluded spots for a romantic proposal. You can take a leisurely stroll through the park, visit the Victorian flower gardens or the tranquil Deerfield Residence, and find a quiet spot to pop the question amidst the beauty of nature.


7. Ashford Castle

This historic castle hotel offers luxurious accommodations and stunning surroundings on the shores of Lough Corrib. You can arrange for a romantic horse-drawn carriage ride through the castle grounds, enjoy a gourmet dinner in the castle's fine dining restaurant, and propose in a fairy-tale setting..


Romantic Destinations in Ireland

Ireland is full of romantic vineyards, castles, and cliffs. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, at a spectacular castle, or at a beautiful vineyard.


8. Thomas Walk Vineyard

Located in County Wicklow, Thomas Walk Vineyard is one of Ireland's few commercial vineyards. Set in the picturesque Wicklow Mountains, the vineyard offers beautiful views of the surrounding countryside. You can arrange a private tour of the vineyard, enjoy wine tastings, and find a romantic spot to propose amidst the scenic beauty of the vineyard.




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9. Kylemore Abbey & Gardens

Set amidst the tranquil Connemara countryside, Kylemore Abbey is a romantic and historic setting for a proposal. You can explore the abbey's Victorian gardens, stroll along the lakeshore, and find a picturesque spot to pop the question.


10. Coumeenoole Beach - County Kerry

Located on the Dingle Peninsula, Coumeenoole Beach is known for its rugged beauty, with dramatic cliffs, golden sand, and crystal-clear waters. You can take a romantic walk along the shoreline, admire the stunning coastal scenery, and find a secluded spot to propose with views of the Atlantic Ocean.


Best Places to Propose in Ireland

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, Ireland has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.


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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.
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