Looking for the best Christmas Party Venues in Dublin to book this year? Well look no further, we’ve outlined some of our favourite spots below and some information on their Christmas party nights and packages for both corporate nights out as well as more relaxed friend get togethers. As always with Christmas parties we strongly advise booking well in advance to avoid disappointment, particularly if you require a Friday or Saturday night as these nights book up first.
Oscars Cafe Bar in Christchurch, Dublin 2 is located right beside Temple Bar. Every year they run their hugely successful and spectacular Christmas party nights which take place every Thursday & Friday in December. On offer is 4 course festive feast, live act and DJ afterwards. Prices start at around €35 per person.
Johnnie Fox’s in the Dublin mountains, famed as being Ireland’s oldest and highest pub makes a great choice of venue for your festive party or get together. Be treated to a sit down meal, Irish dancing and traditional live music. The rustic and traditional styling of the venue is sure to add to ambience and guarantee a great night of craic and chats whether with work colleagues or friends. Prices vary depending on requirements and menus. Transport to the venue can be arranged if required.
Long established as one Dublin’s most popular late-night bars and centrally located on Dublin’s Harcourt Street with a Luas stop on its front doorstep, make this venue perfect for Dublin city centre Christmas parties. All the staff can easily get there and get home. From shared christmas party nights to sit-down meals and exclusive private venue hire – The Odeon has the facilities to cater from groups of 10+ up to 1000 (total venue capacity). Finger food platter options starting from only €7.95pp available as well as drinks receptions and customised VIP packages.
Rody Bolands is a personal favourite of mine as it’s between home and Dublin city centre, nestled in bustling Rathmines. During Christmas they really up the festive feel with decorations and lighting. It helps also that it is a traditional styled bar which automatically makes for that extra cosy warm feeling when it’s freezing outside! The venue is quite large, spread over multiple levels with a main bar, back bar and a fully private function room upstairs. As it can accommodate many parties at once and is open late you are guaranteed a cracking night for everyone involved. There’s a Christmas menu available for €25.95 (2 course) or €29.95 (3 course). If you only require a reserved area with complimentary mulled wine on arrival and finger food platters there are two options available at €7.95 per person or €15.95 per person (includes 2 drink vouchers per person). Finally if you wish to reserve the fully private function room upstairs for up to 100 people it is available with prosecco / mulled wine, finger food platter, sandwich canapes and 3 drink vouchers pp at only €29.95pp (minimum 48 people). They’ll even offer a coach transfer from your workplace and a DJ.
We wrote about the ‘Dream Circus’ coming to Ireland for the first time previously in this post. Their Christmas party nights take place in The Airfield Estate in Dundrum, South Dublin, every night in December, where the venue will be completely transformed into a beautifully lit circus styled tent, complete with gravity defying aerial acrobats, sensational performances, weird and wonderful creatures, On offer will be a wide range of drinks, uniquely themed bars, a delicious range of hot and cold canapés, followed by a four course dinner set amongst a glamorous and daring show from their group of world class specialists. Prices start at just €55 pp on mixed nights (min. group of 8 or more) but the venue is available for exclusive hire for guests of 300 or more.
Celebrate the magic of Christmas with work colleagues, family and friends at Dtwo. Centrally located on Harcourt Street this venue is within easy access from all sides of Dublin. This year they’re running two packages, the first a casino party package which includes a three course meal followed by a casino evening with blackjack and roulette tables. a DJ & MC. The price for these unique Christmas party nights are €49.95 pp. The second option on offer is a less formal ‘pub & grub’ package starting at just €13.95pp. Dates for these nights are booking up fast, with Friday & Saturday nights almost completely booked out, with only some availability remaining for Thursdays.
One of Dublin’s more sophisticated venues The Black Door might be just the spot for your Christmas Party. The venue is available for exclusive hire Sunday – Wednesday and would suit a corporate night out perfectly. The events team will be on hand to help plan your night with plenty of options and packages on food, drinks and VIP treatment.
Doyles Corner in Phibsborough has recently been renovated from top to bottom, with no expense spared. The venue is now set over 3 high-ceilinged levels. On the ground floor is a stunning bar complete with a separate traditional snug bar and a top notch restaurant serving delicious food. On the second floor is one of Dublin’s best private function rooms, available for exclusive hire, with a distinct high-class vintage look & feel, own door access from the street, and complete with secluded roof top terrace – perfect for Christmas parties. Food & drinks packages available and they will also pick you up coach and bring you to the venue if required.
Teeling Whiskey Distillery is the crème de la crème of private and exclusive hire when it comes to Christmas party venues. Suited to sophisticated premium corporate events, it has multiple private function rooms and open plan spaces for both large and small events. All event bookings come with a casual tour of the distillery, whiskey tastings and your every need can be catered by the events team, with high end food cooked to perfection by top chefs of course.
Buskers Bar, part of the Temple Bar Hotel is one of Dublin’s best known and liveliest bars. This year they’re running their Christmas Lunches menu right through December from €25 pp with a 4 course Christmas dinner option available at €42 pp in Toast restaurant (part of Temple Bar Hotel). Alternatively if you want a more casual affair they offer private hire (50 people) or area reservations in the bar with sharing platters options starting from €14pp. Lots of dancing and live music to be expected, 7 nights a week!
For those located more to the north of Dublin the Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport’s Christmas Cracker & Extravaganza Party Nights might be the ticket for you. These shared party nights will have bubbly reception, four course banquet, late bar and DJ / live music. Prices start at just €39 pp.
These are just a selection, start your search & see lots more of our Christmas Party Venues and get booking soon!