20 Enchanting Christmas Party Venues in Dublin

Christmas Party Venues Dublin

Christmas Party Venues in Dublin

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Christmas Party Venues Dublin

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Note:  Many city restaurants provide a seating window of approximately two hours, and we Strongly Recommend Booking Early, especially on popular days like Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, as availability fills up quickly.

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The Shelbourne Hotel

Food :  Canapes | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 15 – 350


Located on the doorstep of Saint Stephen’s Green the Shelbourne has always been one of Dublin’s most distinguished event venues oozing elegance and luxury, and the destination of those in the know.  Every corner of this grand, historic hotel is adorned for the holiday, and every moment is perfectly orchestrated for enchantment. This is the most elegant and effortless way to experience Christmas: magnificently appointed guest rooms and suites, refined menus inspired by the flavours and aromas of the season, festive signature cocktails served in opulent surroundings, and impeccable service at every turn.  One of thee most popular for everything corporate and a serious contender for Christmas Parties 2023.


The Morisson Hotel

Food :  Canapes | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 200 250

Christmas-Party Venue -The Morrison Hotel - Gala Dinner Venues

Overlooking Ormond Quay, the Morrison with all it’s style and ambiance is one of the cities Premier destinations to celebrate the festive season.  The venue can accommodate group bookings for both Christmas 2023 lunches & dinners in their Morrison Grill restaurant.  For larger groups and something a little more intimate the hotels Halo space is the perfect option to add a touch of sparkle to any Christmas party.    Another favoured option for the corporate market and a great Christmas Party venue.


Cafe En Seine

Food:  Canapes | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 10 – 1000


For those that don’t know, Cafe en Seine is an Elegant art nouveau bar spread over 3 floors and sure to be one of thee most popular for Christmas Parties 2022.   The venue offers a multitude of tailored packages and with a kicking atmosphere starting early doors, this really is a magical place to celebrate those long anticipated Christmas Parties.


Sophie’s Dublin

Food:  Canapes | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 150 – 200


Located on the top floor of the Dean Hotel this Award winning venue that offers a stunning backdrop suitable for the most discerning of Christmas Parties.  The venues beautiful and modern glasshouse rooftop restaurant, boasts stunning 360 degree views across the city.  Sophie’s offer a wide range of festive food & drink menus and can is suitable for all group sizes as well as exclusive venue hire.  A popular choice for the Corporate clientele and a wonderful option for Christmas Party nights.


Radisson Blu – Golden Lane

Food:  Canapes | Buffet  |  Sit Down Meal               Guests: 200 – 270


The Radisson Blue Golden lane is a super chic hotel boasting a fantastic city centre location just a few minutes walk from Grafton Street.  The hotel compliments the location with a stylish restaurant, a vibrant bar, ballroom & penthouse suite all perfectly accommodated to cater for Christmas Party nights.  The venue offers a great selection of tiered menus and with extensive entertainment options, this hotel is sure to bring lots of festive cheers to all Christmas Party nights.


DTwo – Harcourt Bar

Food:  Canapes | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 10 – 2000

Harcourt Bar - Christmas Party Venue

Centrally located on Harcourt Street, this venue has something for everyone and a great alternative for those looking to move away from the more conventional Christmas Party nights.  The venues beer garden is their triumph card with countless event spaces perfectly suited for those all important party nights.  The garden boasts a  ‘Backyard BBQ’ and with no shortage of food and drink menus, this venue has lots to offer when it comes to festive options.  A big favourite for shared groups and young corporates.   A great choice for Christmas parties 2023.



37 Dawson Street

Food:  Canapes               Guests: 10 – 300


37 Dawson Street has been kicking around for a while and when it comes to the party scene it’s still one of the best.  The venue boasts a kicking atmosphere guaranteeing a great time for all.  37 Dawson is set out over 2 floors with 4 bars and a great variety of event spaces accommodating for teams of 10 and up to 100 in certain areas.  The venue offers several Christmas packages which are available for both lunch & Dinner and their bespoke decorations are among the best in the city.  A wonderful Christmas Party venue that is sure to keep you in festive spirit.


Opium Dublin

Food:  | Canapes  | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 10 – 1,200


Whether you are planning an intimate dinner for 10 or an elegant gala, Opium’s stunning interiors, excellent menu options and dedicated team, make it one of Dublin’s most sought after Christmas party venues.  The venue boasts a truly magical Botanical Garden with retractable roof, perfect for all occasions.  Opium offers delicious pan-Asian cuisine in their restaurant and their intimate cocktail lounge and club allows patrons to dance the night away   With so much to choose from there’s really no better place to let your hair down this festive season.


The Black Door

Food:  |  Canapes | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 10200


Located just off Harcourt Street is the Black Door, a fantastic piano bar famed as one of the cities best late night locations.   The venue boasts a stunning boutique lounge & Georgian bar and a magical event space for any party.   The Black Door offers a wide range of food & drink menus and is available for shared parties and exclusive venue hire.   Live music is their forte, a sophisticated and lively spot and the perfect choice for any Christmas Party.


Teeling Distillery

Food:  Canapes | Sit Down Meal               Guests:  100 250


The first operational distillery in the city, the Teeling Distillery really is a stunning location for any party.  Teeling’s is a stunning, unique venue available for exclusive hire.  The venue offers an extensive range of bespoke food and drink menus as well as their customary Whiskey tours and tastings.   The venue boasts multiple high-end private rooms and open plan spaces ideally suited to host the most discerning of Christmas Parties.      A unique Christmas Party venue that is sure to delight.


The Dylan Hotel

Food: Canapes | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 50 – 100


Fantastic boutique hotel located in the highly profile Ballsbridge area.  When it comes to exquisite Christmas party nights there is few do it better than the Dylan.  The venue can cater for various group sizes and with the aid of their amazing Eddison restaurant, this hotel is well equipped to serve up the finest of festive cuisine.  The Dylan boasts an amazing heated terrace, the perfect complement for pre and post drinks, well suited for any Christmas Party.


The Westbury Hotel

Food:  Canapes  | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 120 – 160


Christmas is quite literally the most wonderful time of the year to experience the luxury and elegance of the Westbury.   Nestled in the heart of Dublin’s premier shopping district, there is no better place to soak up the magical atmosphere of the Westbury this festive season.    The hotel has a variety of great event spaces and with an extensive range of bespoke menus there is few better equipped to execute the perfect party.  From the iconic Christmas Tree at the top of the stairs to festive afternoon tea on the Gallery overlooking the twinkling lights of Grafton Street, the Westbury really is a special place to enjoy your Christmas celebrations.



Food:  Canapes  |  Sit Down Meal               Guests: 10 – 650


Nolita is located on South Georges Street and deemed as one of Dublin’s most sought after venues.   The building oozes class, boasting a variety of stylish event spaces perfectly complimented with their authentic Italian cuisine.  The venue offers a variety of great Christmas packages and is suitable for both shared parties and exclusive venue takeovers.  Nolita boasts a fantastic heated garden and with an electric atmosphere on its dance floor and the best of entertainment acts, there are few better equipped to celebrate the festive period.  Highly recommended for any Christmas Party 2023.


The Merchants Arch

Food:  Canapes | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 80 – 150

The Merchants Arch Bar & Restaurant - Christmas Party Venues in Dublin

Experience the historic charm of Merchant’s Arch, a cherished establishment since 1821. Nestled within a beautifully preserved listed building, which once served as a Merchant Guild Hall, it stands as one of Dublin’s last remaining 19th-century Guild Halls.

Perched majestically on the first floor, the venues magnificent Private Room offers breath-taking views of the iconic Ha’penny Bridge, making it an unparalleled choice as a Christmas Party Venue in Dublin with a view. Accommodating up to 150 guests, this space is truly one-of-a-kind.

The Rooms exclusive amenities include: ✨ Private Entrance ✨ Private Bar ✨ Private Bathroom Facilities ✨ Exclusive Private Mezzanine ✨ Tailored Menus ✨ State-of-the-art AV Sound System ✨ Projector ✨ Two HD TVs.

Whether you’re planning a shared party or seeking exclusive hire, The Merchant’s Arch welcomes you with a diverse selection of delectable menus with bespoke options available on request . Discover one of the city’s most picturesque Christmas Party Venues that never fails to captivate and delight.


Fallon & Byrne

Food: Canapes |  Sit Down Meal               Guests: 50 – 120


Fantastic event venue located in the busy Exchequer Street part of Dublin.  Be it the intimate and atmospheric surroundings of their wine cellar, the airy and light-filled dining room restaurant, or the elegance and privacy of their ballroom this venue is simply primed to celebrate the festivities.  The event spaces are set out over 3 floors with a range of extensive menus for both lunch & dinner.  Entertainment options are plentiful, ensuring this spot ticks all the boxes as one of the best Christmas Party Venues.


The Clarence Hotel

Food:   Canapes  | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 10 – 150


Nestled in the very heart of Dublin’s famous Temple Bar lies the ever popular Clarence Hotel.   When it comes to festive options this hotel is not short of festive options.  Event spaces include the highly acclaimed Oliver Dunne –  Cleaver Restaurant, the elegant Clarence suite and the stylish Rose room, not forgetting 2 fantastic lounge bars serving only the very best of festive tipple.  A superb option for Christmas Party nights.


The Fitzwilliam Hotel

Food:   Canapes  | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 10 – 60


The Fitzwilliam is a truly magnificent boutique hotel located right in the heart of St Stephen’s Green and just seconds from Dublin’s famous Grafton Street.  If is festive luxury you are after then this venue is sure to delight.  The hotel’s Citron restaurant promises an amazing dining experience with sensational cuisine suitable for groups up to 50.   The venue opens for both lunch and dinner with bespoke Christmas menus available on request.  Those that would prefer a more casual approach can opt for their “Inn on the Green” event space.   A modern twist on traditional Irish bar …. think contemporary with elegance & style, serving 5 star cocktails.  A wonderful Hotel that is suitable for the most discerning of Christmas Party Nights.


Temple Bar Hotel

Food:  Canapes  | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 10 – 900


Located in the heart of temple bar is the newly refurbished Temple Bar Hotel.  If it’s festive options you are after then this venue is sure to deliver.  The venue boasts  a multitude of event spaces perfect for any Christmas Party.  The hotels luxurious Blue room is a popular choice for groups up to 60 offering both sit down and canapes.  The venues cocktail bar and Buskers on the ball are great event space alternatives and can be booked for small groups and exclusive hire.  A wonderful  festive option and a great choice for those seeking a buzzing party atmosphere.


Christchurch Cathedral

Food:  Canapes  | Sit Down Meal               Guests: 250 – 425


Christchurch Cathedral is an event venue located in the heart of Dublin city that has stood at the heart of Dublin for almost 1,000 years.  The venue has 2 great event spaces available to Hire ie. the Cathedral’s Nave and the Crypt.  The Nave’s soaring ceilings, colourful floor tiles, magnificent stained glass and impressive Gothic architecture, make it is a simply stunning venue for any prestigious event.  The Venues Crypt has an 11th century medieval interior, offering an elegant setting for any event.  A wonderful building and one of the most luxurious Christmas Party venues the city has to offer.


The Round Room @ The Mansion House

Food:  Sit Down Meal               Guests:  5 – 550

The Round Room Christsmas

Erected in 1710 by the merchant and visionary real estate mogul Joshua Dawson, who lends his name to Dawson Street, The Mansion House stands as a testament to Dublin’s architectural heritage. In 1715, Dublin Corporation acquired the residence, designating it the official abode of the Lord Mayor—a tradition upheld faithfully to the present.

For over two centuries, it has held the distinguished status of Ireland’s foremost Events Venue, a mantle assumed since 1821. Boasting remarkable adaptability and fluidity, this Dublin landmark is the epitome of versatility, offering an array of spaces suitable for conferences and gatherings of all magnitudes, catering to intimate groups as small as 5 or grand assemblies of up to 500 attendees.


Enjoy a drinks reception on arrival, a three-course gala dinner, surrounded by classic Christmas décor while being captivated by an array of entertainment throughout the evening under the starry night sky of The Round Room.

  • Classic Christmas-themed décor
  • A glass of wine or Prosecco
  • A festive 3-course menu
  • Christmas crackers, tea and coffee
  • Four entertainment pieces
  • Late bar, DJ & Sax until 1:30 am

Christmas Parties at The Round Room are available for exclusive corporate bookings. Enjoy this city-centre venue for up to 500 guests.

Limited dates remain

  • Thursday 7th December – AVAILABLE – minimum 450 guests
  • Friday 8th December – AVAILABLE – minimum 450 guests
  • Saturday 9th December – AVAILABLE – minimum 450 guests

Limited dates remain

  • Wednesday 13th December – AVAILABLE
  • Saturday 16th December – AVAILABLE


Note:  We appreciate your time in reading our article. As always, these are just a selection of our top picks, but we have a wide range of other fantastic venues in our portfolio. It’s essential to mention that Availability for corporate lunches and dinners on most Thursdays and Fridays leading up to Christmas is filling up rapidly, so Early Booking is advised.


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