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.

For more ideas, information or to book, please contact our Events Team on +353 57 8736555 or email,

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. 

Depending on the meeting size, there are a variety of options in terms of meeting and dining arrangements. 

*Rates are midweek

Middle Dining Room
Dimensions: 9m x 5.5m
Beautifully appointed room comfortably seating 20 in a boardroom layout tor 35 theatre style.
Tiffany Room
Dimensions: 9m x 5.5m
Very private room comfortably seating 12 in a lounge layout.
Banqueting Room
Dimensions: 20m x 15m
Very private room comfortably seating 100 in a boardroom layout.

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 9 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, Projector, Screen, Pens.

Unlimited sparkling and still water, fruit and fruit juice.

Our Day Delegate rate is priced from €60 per delegate and is inclusive of VAT and service.

(minimum of €500 for the day)

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 €250 per delegate and is inclusive of VAT and service

(minimum of 10 delegates required for rate)

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!

Gerry Brady
Sales Manager
Meda Health Sales Ireland Limited

Our Smaller Meetings up to 25 delegates

Half Day Room hire €160

Full Day Room hire €270

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 €6.00 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:

  • 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