Set within 50 acres of gently sloping Laois Countryside, an hour and a half from all major Airports, Dublin, Cork and Shannon, Castle Durrow is the ideal setting for those important meetings necessitating luxurious surroundings.
The beautiful furnishings don't make for a standard conference room. Beautiful furnishings, high ceilings, plenty of natural daylight and broad band. The combination of 21st century technology and authentic country house atmosphere is perfectly taken care of.
The following facilities are available on request: photocopying facilities, projector. Televisions and DVD players can be organised with notice.
Depending on the meeting size, there are a variety of options in terms of meeting and dining arrangements.
Our Day Delegate Rate
On arriving at the castle in the morning there will be tea, coffee and fresh Danish Pastries waiting for you.
Your meeting room will be set up and ready to go, from 8 o’clock in the morning.
Mid-morning Tea, Coffee and Home Made biscuits
Lunch will be served in the Dining room or the Drawing Room.
We serve a buffet style lunch but upgrading to our a la Carte menu is also a possibility.
Dietary requirements are looked after.
Afternoon Tea, Coffee & Home Made Biscuits
The Room Hire includes 2 Flip charts, Screen, Pens.
Unlimited sparkling and still water, fruit and fruit juice.
Our Day Delegate rate is priced from €55 per delegate and is inclusive of VAT and service.
Our 24 Hour Delegate Rate
24 Hour Delegate includes all included in Day Delegate rate plus:
Dinner in our Restaurant (private dining option also available)
Overnight accommodation in one of our individually beautifully styled rooms
Our 24 hour Day Delegate rate is priced from €190 per delegate and is inclusive of VAT and service
Castle Durrow made such an impression with us here in Meda Health Sales Ireland in September that providing you can accommodate us we would love to have our next sales meeting there again!
Our Smaller Meetings up to 25 delegates
Half Day Room hire €150
Full Day Room hire €250
Room hire rates include delegate stationery, flipchart, Screen.
Unlimited Sparkling and Still water, fruit juice and fresh fruit
Tea/Coffee/Biscuits €4.00 per person
Tea/Coffee/Scones €5.00 per person
Soup €6 per person
Buffet Lunch €27.50 per person
Activities at Castle Durrow
There is plenty on offer at Castle Durrow should you wish to take a break from the meeting, extend your stay or simply reward your team:
- Country Pursuits - Spend a few hours with Tommy, the Clay shooting expert that will teach your team the basics or will put teams up against each other to put them to the test!
- Garden Tours - Discover the wonderful story surrounding the renowned garden at Castle Durrow with a private guided tour with Head Gardener, Bart.
- Wine and tasting Dinner - For the ultimate gastronomic experience try our wonderful 6 course menu, our wine expert will talk you through a carefully selected region and our head chef will bring you on a historical culinary tour of the same region.
- Abbeyleix Golf Course - Enjoy a round of golf with colleagues at this beautiful old golf course.
Couldn't fault a single thing. All the staff were very charming, kind, and thoughtful. We were there on business but I can't wait to come back with friends.
Jody Walshe, March 2015