Ideal Dublin Gala Dinner Venue

A renowned Victorian landmark in South Dublin Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge and Thomas Prior Hall are one of Dublin’s most eye-catching venues. Our 19th Century dining hall Thomas Prior Hall and Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge are set in beautifully manicured lawned gardens. Offering both an event space and accommodation Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge and Thomas Prior Hall makes the perfect venue for Events and Parties.


Events in Dublin 4

Our unique venue located in Dublin 4 can cater to all creative ideas and events. Located just 25 minutes from Dublin International Airport, 3-minute walk from the R.D.S and a 15-minutes walk from Dublin City Centre, our iconic Thomas Prior Hall event venue caters for up to 300 delegates with 6 supporting event spaces and 335 guest bedrooms.

Event Spaces

We offer the ability to host your event in the following locations;

  • Our spacious lawned garden
  • The Courtyard
  • 1880
  • Grandstand Bar and Restaurant
  • Atrium Lounge
  • 5 executive style meeting rooms
  • Thomas Prior Hall



Event Venue Facilities

  • Conference and events space of 231m2
  • Conference and events space ceiling height 10 meters
  • 12 multifunctional event spaces
  • High spec AV equipment
  • Complimentary 100mb Wi-Fi
  • Ample underground parking
  • 335 Bedrooms with preferred accommodation rates

Our Happy Customers

Dublin Gala Dinner Venue

Truly unique and memorable events are created in Thomas Prior Hall, on the grounds of Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge. A gala events venue is like no other, renovated in 2016, Thomas Prior Hall is a stunning space, with cathedral-Esque ceilings and sparkling chandeliers.

Contact Our Events Team

Our events team are on hand to discuss your requirements to create your ideal event. Contact our team on +353 1 647 3323

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Covid-19 Important Hotel Notice

Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge is temporarily closed.

Book online now for stays after 1st May 2020. We are available every day to answer your queries please call
(01) 668 1111 or email [email protected]