A Celtic Dream Venue : Ballyowen Golf Club Wedding at Crystal Springs Resort

Are you looking for a verdant wedding venue that embodies the Celtic lore and legend of Ireland? An all-inclusive setting with gorgeous views, expansive acres of beautifully manicured golfing fairways, and endless opportunities for relaxation and rejuvenation? If so, a Ballyowen Golf Club wedding is the perfect choice for you!

With its stunning views, friendly and skilled staff, and gorgeous surroundings, the Ballyowen Golf Club at the Crystal Springs Resort is truly a dream come true venues that will help you create memories to last a lifetime.

 About a Ballyowen Golf Club Wedding

Located in Sussex County, New Jersey, this 250-acre golf club with its craggy knolls, plunging quarries, golden native grasses and vibrant green golf course fairways has been rated the number one golf club in New Jersey. Ballyowen Golf Club at Crystal Springs Resorts is a world-class golf destination featuring six championship golf courses designed by the world’s top golf course architects, including von Hagge, Trent Jones, George Fazio and Rulewich.

The Crystal Springs Resort itself boasts an internationally recognized culinary team, two luxury spas, two resort hotels, and more. Resort founder Gene Mulvihill viewed Sussex County as a land rich in beauty and natural resources, perfect for year-round recreational experiences.

In the 1970s, he helped create New Jersey’s first ski resort, then later opened a microbrewery, indoor water park hotel, and a high-end golf course which became Ballyowen Golf Club, one of the nation’s most prestigious golf resorts.

Venue Details & Amenities

The Clubhouse this magnificent stone venue features an old-world design in dark woods with a circular bar, cathedral ceiling, and magnificent stone fireplace. The venue also offers guests panoramic views of the distant mountains.

The Pavilion and its adjoining ceremony garden serves up to 150 guests for a post-wedding reception, and features expansive views of the Ballyowen Golf Club’s gently rolling fairways and more.

A Ballyowen Golf Club wedding features a dressing room and wireless internet, on-site accommodations, and handicap accessibility. Ballyowen’s professional and attentive staff go above and beyond to make the wedding day everything you can dream of and more, from coordinating décor and the first look of the day, to providing impeccable food service throughout the reception.

As a resort club, the Ballyowen Golf Club is perfect for out of town guests who need a place to stay when they come to attend your wedding. The Crystal Springs Resort is located less than an hour from New York City and offers endless recreational opportunities and world-class amenities from kayaking and horseback riding to spas and upscale dining.

The Ballyowen club allows two hours prior to event start time for setup, five hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time, and all events must end by 1:00 am. There is no rental fee for the reception, but a food and beverage minimum is applied to all events, and a setup fee of $750 includes an extra hour of event time. Additional hours may be arranged for a fee.

Photography opportunities

At Tami and Ryan Photography, we believe in not only capturing your wedding memories on film, but helping you create a beautiful experience you will never forget! Our mission is to create genuine, romantic, authentic images that will become treasured family heirlooms for you and your loved ones.

We are intimately familiar with the innumerable opportunities for creating photography magic for a Ballyowen Golf Club wedding. Outdoors, the venue features a lake and 360-degree vista views of the verdant fairways and majestic mountains beyond, perfect for snapping majestic nature shots with the wedding party, especially at sunset. Indoors, the spacious dance floor and surrounding décor


For a truly magical wedding, the private and romantic atmosphere at Ballyowen Golf Club will make all of your dreams come true. The venue’s versatility, beauty, and impeccable service will blow all of your guests away and create an unforgettable wedding experience that you can look back on with joy for years to come.

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