Room with a view: make your meetings memorable in Dublin

Deliver a captivating conference, meeting or incentive programme in breathtaking surroundings in Dublin

If you want to give your guests an event they’ll truly remember, Dublin offers a wide choice of distinctive settings. Within easy reach of the city, you can find stunning castles and country houses located on lush parklands, so why not escape the urban surroundings and bring them to one of the many scenic resort venues? Whether you’re considering a conference, incentive, product launch or other corporate event, here’s just a sample of what awaits you.

The Powerscourt Hotel
 Powerscourt Hotel & Spa 

Just half an hour’s trip outside the capital, Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa is in the heart of the historic Powerscourt estate, one of Ireland’s leading tourist attractions thanks to the 398ft waterfall located within grounds that National Geographic rated as one of the top three gardens in the world. The resort boasts more than 12,000 feet of meeting and conference space, complementary Wi-Fi and 200 guest rooms.

Druid's Glen
 Druids Glen Resort 

Nearby in county Wicklow to the south of Dublin city, Druids Glen Resort offers newly refurbished meeting and banqueting space for up to 220 guests, two championship golf courses and intriguingly, 6 acres dedicated to outdoor teambuilding activities. Druids Glen can help you organise tailored outdoor programmes to add an element of the unexpected to your event.

The K Club
 The K Club 

The K Club marries the lavishness of a nineteenth-century French Chateau with the top-class amenities of a venue that was chosen to host the 2006 Ryder Cup. Easily accessible from Dublin, it has 10 meeting rooms with flexible spaces designed to cater for a variety of needs. The five-star facilities are set in surrounding countryside, so you can add outdoor pursuits to any event or conference.

Carton House
 Carton House 

Carton House, beyond the western side of Dublin, has been welcoming guests for more than 250 years. It blends the classical and the contemporary, with conference and meeting facilities connected to the Old House via glass corridors providing views of the spectacular 1,100-acre estate.

Dunboyne Castle Hotel
 Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa 

Another venue that seamlessly mixes the old and the new is Dunboyne Castle Hotel and Spa, with a modern hotel alongside an 18th-century Georgian Manor. The site has 12 conference and meeting rooms, with the largest of these catering for up to 450 people in a theatre-style setting.

Luttrelstown Castle
 Luttrellstown Castle 

Nearby, Luttrellstown Castle seems like a world away from the city and yet is just 20 minutes’ drive from the heart of Dublin. This exclusive venue has played host to rock stars and celebrities and is sure to leave an indelible impression on your clients. It can cater for up to 150 people in a variety of room configurations.

Kilashee House Hotel
 Killashee House Hotel 

Rounding out our selection here is Killashee House Hotel in county Kildare, just 40 minutes from Dublin Airport. Its meeting options include up to 20 rooms ranging in styles from traditional to modern, with natural daylight featuring prominently. A nice touch is the innovation centre, which is Killashee’s state-of-the-art conference area that has been renovated from a nun’s kitchen in the original house that dates to the mid-nineteenth century. It has a main plenary room, breakout rooms and a brainstorming room.

If you’re thinking distinctive, think Dublin. Talk to the Dublin Convention Bureau today about creating a memorable corporate event for your clients.