When you have something special to celebrate as a team, an after party in work to organise, or just need to get out of the office for a while, a great option to consider is to reserve a private space or function room in a venue or bar in town. There are a huge range to choose from across Dublin City centre with lots of different options. WonderBars has come up with a few examples of what is on offer around the city.
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The Blue Room @ The Dean Hotel, Harcourt Street Dublin 2.
Max Capacity: 120 standing
This is a totally private space with own bar and service team if required. It would be the perfect location to consider if you needed to make a presentation to the team before hand as it is set up for conference style meetings. There are a range of food service options. It can also be used simply as a private party space to enjoy. The Blue Room is a classic and contemporary private space & boasts the elegance of Georgian architecture combined with modern and stylish furnishings, lighting and decór.
Upstairs @ Capitol Lounge, Aungier Street, Dublin 2
Max Capacity: 150 standing
A perfect place to enjoy after work celebratory cocktails in a venue tailor made for private groups. A fully private space located upstairs from the main venue Capitol is renowned for its cocktails in a relaxed and fun environment. It is a contemporary style venue with a rich red colour theme comfortable and relaxed informal seating. This venue gives you a private bar in the centre of Dublin city, ideally located on Dublin’s Aungier Street which makes it very easy to access for taxi’s and transport. Ideal for cocktails and fun!
Buskers on The Ball, Fleet Street, Dublin 2
Max Capacity: 900 standing
A unique purpose built team building and entertainment space with a bar. Full of popular games such as ping pong, shuffle board, pool and designed specifically with corporate entertainment in mind, Buskers on the Ball is ideal for helping to break the ice with fellow colleagues while having a bit of fun and competitive games to get the energy flowing. This entertainment space can hold numbers from 50 up to 900 and ideally located on Fleet Street in Dublin’s Temple Bar district. It must be on the list of places to go for a memorable team night out in Dublin.
River Rooms & The 1859 Room, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
Max Capacity Standing: 50 to 80 standing
Only about 10 minutes from Dublin City centre you will find an innovative, warm and recently renovated stylish bar at The Bridge 1859. Famous for it’s tank beer and professional rugby player owners. Upstairs at the venue you will find the River room & 1859 Room each with a private bar area for hire. The rooms can be booked at most times during the day. Perfect for an off-site meeting. After your meeting you can enjoy some of the fantastic selection of beers and high quality food fare on offer. It is a modern function and meeting space with reliable WIFI and an experienced management team to ensure your day runs smoothly.
Dylan, Baggot Street, Dublin 4
Max Capacity Standing: 80 standing
If luxury and style is required and you need a venue to spoil your team then the 5 star boutique Dylan Hotel is worth considering. From the warm professional welcome, the opulent decór, and ultra modern furnishings Dylan is for high class entertainment affairs. In the summer months they can cater for corporate BBQ events on their outdoor terrace and they have a selection of private meeting spaces for both formal and more relaxed occasions. You will find a unique and private venue with an extremely helpful and corteous staff on hand to make your event a success.
Garage, Temple Bar, Dublin 2
Max Capacity Standing: 150 standing
Hire out your very own Dive bar. A quirky themed bar in Dublin’s Temple Bar area. There is sawdust on the floor and car bonnets in unusual places. A super setting to get the team talking and an intimate space to help create the right atmosphere. They have an outside area looking out onto the bustling streets of Temple Bar. Laid back, quirky and fun loving are certainly words used to best describe the type of event that would be suited to here. A professional events team is on hand to help.
The Bourbon Bar, Harcourt Street, Dublin 2.
Max Capacity Standing: 200 standing
A lovely themed sophisticated whiskey bar that is fully private and can cater for many types of events. Ideal when you want to surprise your team with a private bar and venue. Book in a piano player or DJ and celebrate together. This makes a perfect after party meeting place and it is sure to impress all of your guests. There are of course a lot of whiskeys and special cocktails that the venue can offer as arrival specials to help make a bespoke and tailored experience. The location is central at the top of Dublin’s Harcourt Street and an events team is on hand to help you plan your unique Bourbon bar experience.
Upstairs @ Against The Grain, Camden Street, Dublin 2.
Max Capacity Standing: 100 standing
A lovely casual space in a quirky and friendly venue with craft beer at the heart of what they do. The Galway Bay Brewing company operate Against The Grain located very centrally on Dublin’s Camden Street. Experimenting with new flavours of beer and discovering new brews are all important parts of an experience at Against The Grain. For that reason choosing here can certainly get the conversation started on all the different beers on offer. It’s not all about the beer, the food is great, the crowd is friendly and the upstairs space is a lovely spot to pick for an informal team get together and certainly worth a try.
Arthurs Bar Guinness Storehouse® St James’ Gate, Dublin 8
Max Capacity Standing: 200 standing
An iconic event space, Arthur’s Bar located at the Guinness Storehouse® is available for many different types of gathering or event. You can have a sit-down dinner, stand up buffet, or simply drinks and entertainment. It is a versatile and flexible event space that is steeped in history. Treat your team to a one of a kind attraction in one of Europe’s most visited tourist destinations. There is a dedicated events team ready to help you plan and deliver a memorable and truly unique Dublin experience.
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