The Venue

Powerscourt House

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.

Marble Entrance Hall

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.

Ballroom & Garden View Rooms

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!

Powerscourt Estate

*Level 5 Restrictions Update – January 2021* 

Further to the government COVID-19 Level 5 restrictions announcement, the Gardens, Waterfall  and Riverwalk will remain open to visitors and annual members who live within 5 km of the Estate.

The Gardens close at 16.30 in January & at 17.00 in February, last admission is 30 minutes before close.

The Avoca Food Hall is open 7 days a week  (9.30 am – 5.30 pm).  Avoca Outdoor Hatch is open for takeaway coffee, toasted sandwiches & treats 7 days a week (10.00 am – 4.00 pm).  Avoca Pizza Van in the Courtyard is open Fridays, Saturday & Sundays from 12 noon – 3.30pm.

The following facilities will remain closed for the duration of the latest restrictions.

Please keep up to date on any changes through the news section of our website and social media channels.

We look forward to welcoming you all back to the Estate once the level 5 restrictions are lifted.

Best wishes, ⁠⁠

Powerscourt Management⁠

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