Exclusive and unforgettable from the Palladian Mansion and formal Gardens to the elegant rooms, meticulous service and first-class cuisine, Powerscourt House is a unique event venue in County Wicklow. Owned and run by the Slazenger family, for over 50 years, it is one of lreland’s premier luxury venues, located within 30 minutes of Dublin city centre at the foothills of the Sugarloaf Mountain.
With its stunning natural beauty and long tradition of hospitality, Powerscourt Estate is the perfect venue for gala dinners, exhibitions, private dining and receptions. Our experienced team will work with you to create an exceptional and memorable event.
Our mile-long beech lined avenue sweeps up to the beautiful 18th century house. Guests enjoy exclusive access to the double height Georgian ballroom and garden view rooms, which overlook the award-winning gardens. They are undoubtedly one of the most breath-taking rooms in the country.
Powerscourt Estate is a haven of peace and tranquillity, full of rich history and natural beauty.
Voted as one of the top three Gardens in the world by National Geographic, our magnificent scenery, inspired by different time and travels, provides the perfect backdrop for your guests to enjoy drinks, canapés and for those all-important photographic memories.
The spectacular marble entrance hall gives a grand setting and sense of arrival for your special event. It is perfect for hosting drinks receptions, presentations or product launches. This large, airy space includes exposed brickwork reminiscent of times past with the historic statues and urns giving a true sense of splendour.
The impressive double height Georgian ballroom adds grandeur and elegance to this historic setting. The Ballroom can accommodate up to 168 seated guests. The Garden View Rooms and private bar are stunning spaces, with panoramic views overlooking the breath-taking gardens and The Sugarloaf Mountain. Evening entertainment takes place in the Ballroom or if your guests are looking for a more homely feel the Garden Rooms are ideal for a quiet chat and relaxation!
As travel restrictions are being lifted from next Monday (29th June), we look forward to welcoming visitors from across the country back to Powerscourt Estate. The Gardens are now beautifully in bloom and are a perfect place to visit to unwind and experience nature in all its summer glory.
We advise visitors to the Gardens to pre-book in advance online to guarantee entrance. Book on www.powerscourt.com/tickets.
From the 29th of June, the areas and facilities open on the Estate include –
-The Gardens (9.30 am-5.30 pm, 7 days a week, last entry 5 pm)
-The Waterfall (9.30 am- 7 pm, 7 days a week, last entry 6 pm)
-The Garden Pavilion (9.30 am-5.30 pm, 7 days a week, Sunday 10 am – 5.30 pm)
-Avoca Food Hall (9.30 am-5.30 pm, 7 days a week)
-Avoca Cafe Restaurant (9.30 am- 4 pm, 7 days a week)
-The Design Loft (10 am – 5 pm, 7 days a week)
-Neptune by Global Village open from the 3rd of July
-Avoca outdoor takeaway coffee & treats
-The Riverwalk (for Annual members)
-The Golf courses (Open to all golfers to book tee times from the 29th of June)
-Powerscourt Hotel open for bookings from the 2nd of July
-Powerscourt Distillery open from Friday 3rd July (Friday & Saturday from 11.30am- 5pm & Sunday 12pm-5.30pm).
To keep our staff, members, and visitors safe we will be facilitating social distancing, hand sanitising, and other safety measures. Please read the list of safety measures here.
To keep informed please visit the News Section of our website and keep an eye on social media for updates.