The Southern Brides Show 2013 at The Silver Springs Moran Hotel – Cork

Posted: January 10, 2013

Have you just got engaged and starting to plan your big day? Or helping a friend plan their special day?

There are so many tasks on a bride-to-be’s “to do” list:

The list goes on….

The Southern Brides Show is coming to The Silver Springs Moran Hotel on the 12th & 13th of January 2013.  The Silver Springs Moran hotel are giving some lucky couple the chance to win their wedding reception for up to 100 guests (valued at €5,000)

The Southern Brides January show is the biggest to date – you get to view all of the 140 wedding suppliers services, listen to their advice and also avail of some fantastic offers on the day.

This is one wedding show you do not want to miss when planning a wedding – From Photographers cakes honeymoons bridal dresses it’s all going to be at The Silver Springs Moran Hotel.

This is the perfect day out with your husband to be, wedding party or just family and friends – make sure to see the amazing fashion show and also many wedding entertainers will perform on the day including Crystal Swing.

The Silver Springs Moran Hotel is listed as one of the best wedding venues in Munster and one of the top wedding venues in Ireland this Cork wedding venue has the ‘Wow’ factor – the perfect venue for your special day.

The Silver Springs Moran hotel have some great all inclusive packages available starting from €48 per person – for more information click here or call us on 021 450 7533

The Silver Springs Moran Hotel will be hosting their wedding fairs on the 23rd January & 17th February 2013 – for more information on these events, please click here


So, he has popped the question, you have said yes and you are officially engaged… Congratulations!

Posted: December 6, 2012

This is the most important decision of your life; he has got down on one knee and asked you to be his wife.

What to do next?
Let the Silver Springs Moran Hotel give you the best tips for planning your big day stress free. 

  • If he has not already got the ring, well then it is ring shopping time… and what to make sure your hands are prepared why not treat yourself to a manicure, then hit the shops and find that perfect ring.  Remember there will be a wedding ring to follow so keep in mind how you would like the two rings to look on your hand.
  • Tell your parents, give them the special feeling of being first to know you have got engaged.  Then, start spreading the good news, call some family & friends…
  • Party Time – This is a great time to get all friends and family together to celebrate your engagement.  All you need for this is a venue (at home is always nice for small parties) if you would like somewhere to sit down have a nice meal with family & friends the Watermarq Restaurant in the Silver Springs Moran Hotel is the perfect choice.  You can sit back relax and enjoy good food & wine while celebrating your engagement.
  • Now it’s time to pick the date, you need to decide the time of year you would like whether you would like it in  Autumn, Summer, a fresh Spring day or a Winter Wonderland.
  • Once you both have picked your date if its more than a year away send out a save the date to ensure all your friends and family keep the date free.
  • Set your budget.  Be sure to be careful with this ensure you get the best possible value.
  • Pick the wedding party – picking your best men, bridesmaids, flower girls & ushers.  This can be very over welling for the people you are asking so this might be a good idea to take them out for dinner when asking them.
  • Pick a theme or colour scheme.  Always go with something that is a personal favourite.
  • Once this is all done it is time to pick the Venue, The Silver Springs Moran Hotel is your perfect location for your big day.  Through the years the four star Silver Springs Moran Hotel has established a tradition in providing excellence in wedding coordination and service.  Silver Springs Moran Hotel is one of the most highly recommended wedding venues in Cork & Munster.  Silver Springs Moran Hotel has become a very popular winter wedding venue.  The warmth of the open fire, candle lit dinner and rustic winter floral arrangements provide a unique and romantic backdrop for your special day.  Enjoy the scent of mulled wine and taste of our mouth-watering winter roast menu.  Christmas weddings can also enjoy seasonal decorations.

No matter what the season is, from the moment you arrive, you will be warmly welcomed with a standard of  hospitality which exceeds your expectations.  Our intention is to help you to create the perfect memories of a  perfect day. We will begin your celebration on the red carpet with a glass of champagne for you both, which you can enjoy while mingling with your guests.

You and your guest will experience delicious food of first class quality, accompanied with unbeatable service of   the highest standard. Using only the finest ingredients, our Head Chef and his team have designed a choice of   mouth-watering menus befitting even the most discerning of palettes, our experience chef will also adapt to the need of various dietary requirements.

Our experienced wedding coordinators Caroline & Eimear will work closely to ensure all elements of your special day will be exactly what you wished for.

Special rates on accommodation are available for all guest attending you special day. Complimentary use of the leisure centre is also available for your guests.  .

All Inclusive Wedding Packages From €48pp

  • Arrival Reception: red carpet, Champagne for Bride & Groom, tea/coffee & biscuits, seasonal drinks reception and entertainment
  • Table décor & chair covers
  • 5 course dinner (choice of main course)
  • Glass of wine plus 2 top ups during the meal
  • Champagne toast for guests
  • Evening finger food
  • Bar extension
  • Bridal suite for Bride & Groom and accommodation for both sets of parents
  • 1 month Source Health & Fitness voucher
  • €200 Anvil Photography voucher

Subject to availability, terms and conditions apply

  • Arrange a photographer, if you avail of the Silver Springs Moran Hotel wedding package from €48pp you will receive a €200 voucher for Anvil Photography studio.
  • Invitations & Matching stationery – it is always nice to pick your invitations along with the same colour scheme or theme you are going to plan your wedding around. You could always make your own invitations should you wish to personalize each invitation for friends & family. Invitations should be sent out 6 weeks before your wedding.
  • The fun part for the bride and her bridesmaids is picking the dresses, this is not meant to be stressful, relax have a few glasses of bubble and try as many different types as possible and when you get butterflies in your stomach you know you have the dress of your dreams! Let the boys off for a day to pick their suites once the bridesmaids have picked their colour it’s a good idea to match the suites.
  • Now you have all the main items arranged so you only have a few last items left to arrange, Cake, Cars, & Entertainment, the wedding coordinators in the Silver Springs Moran Hotel can help you with all these elements.

For more information on our outstanding value wedding packages contact our wedding team today:

021 4507533





Gay Weddings, Civil Ceremonies & Blessings at the Silver Springs Moran Hotel

Posted: November 22, 2012

You’ve been waiting for this special day all your life…So have we! The wedding of your dreams awaits you…

The Silver Springs Moran Hotel are delighted to announce that we are now holding civil ceremonies in our hotel, a leading civil wedding venue in Ireland. The perfect choice if you are thinking of having a civil ceremony or just a blessing for your marriage.

The Tara Suite is a fantastic option for your civil ceremony as it boasts a wealth of natural daylight and has beautiful soft décor backdrop. The Tara Suite overlooks The Silver Springs Moran Hotel lawn which means that tall tree’s and greenery are visible in the background of your civil ceremony setting.

The Tara Suite can host civil ceremonies of up to 120 guests but if you have a larger requirement make sure to check out what other offerings are available to you. The room can be set according to your requirements.

For those who choose to have an outdoor civil ceremony there is an option of having your wedding ceremony on the lawn, weather permitting of course! It is a truly special location and is something very personal and unique for couples.

For those who book their wedding reception with Silver Springs Moran Hotel, Civil Ceremony room hire is complimentary.

To hold a civil wedding in Cork City, the wedding couple must first apply for approval to the Health Services Executive Civil Registration Office.

Each couple must apply directly as the hotel cannot apply on their behalf.

For further details visit

Terms & Conditions apply.

For more information on our civil weddings in the Silver Springs Moran Hotel please call our dedicate wedding team on

021 450 7533 or