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

COVID-19 Notification 4

Powerscourt Estate – Closure

(Effective 22.03.20)

In the interest of public safety and the absolute requirement for social distancing, we have decided to close the Estate, including the House, Gardens, River Walk and Waterfall, until further notice.

We have given the situation a great deal of thought and we understand that our visitors will be disappointed by this and we apologise for the inconvenience it may cause, particularly when being outside in nature is beneficial for mental and physical health.

At this time, we all have a social responsibility, including Powerscourt Estate, to minimise any harm to our friends, colleagues, and families.  We will be reviewing this situation on an ongoing basis.  Please keep an eye on the News Section of our website and social media for updates.

Thank you for your understanding and patience and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Estate before not too long.  We hope you and your families are keeping safe.

Best wishes,

Powerscourt Management

Private Hire Enquiries

Please be informed with a great deal of thought and in the interest of public safety, we have decided to close the Estate, including the House, Gardens, River Walk and Waterfall, until further notice.