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Hiring the Pillar Room

WHAT THE PILLAR ROOM HAS TO OFFER...

Conferencing & Banqueting

Centrally located in the grounds of the Rotunda Hospital adjacent to the Gate Theatre, the Pillar Room has a classic appearance with magnificent marbled pillars running along the length of the Ballroom. At one end, there is a raised decorative balcony and highly ornate ceiling is illuminated by three splendid chandeliers. The Pillar Room has a unique character and charm and is adaptable to accommodate a wide range of functions such as:


  • Academic Examinations
  • Award Ceremonies
  • Banquets
  • Book Launches
  • Business Meetings
  • Charity Events
  • Conferences
  • Corporate Events
  • Dancing & Tuition
  • Exhibitions
  • Gala Dinners
  • Lectures
  • Press Conferences
  • Recitals
  • Theatre-based Receptions
  • Civil Partnerships and Wedding Receptions

Facilities

  • Distance of Venue from Airport 10km
  • Distance from Dublin City Centre 0km
  • Daily Parking - (€6 per vehicle) 5.30pm - 11pm
  • Daily Parking - Weekends (€6 per vehicle) 9am - 11pm
  • Coach Parking No
  • Leisure Facilities No
  • Natural Daylight in Pillar Room Yes
  • Natural Daylight in Oval Room No
  • Natural Daylight in Conference Rooms Yes
  • Air Conditioning No
  • Technician Electrician on site *** Yes
  • Wheelchair Access & Facilities Yes
  • Business Centre No
  • Blackout Equipment Blinds
  • AV Equipment *** Hire
  • Sound System & Microphones *** Yes
  • Interpreting Equipment No

*** Additional Charge Per Hour

The sale of alcohol on the premises is not permitted on site.

Music Restriction - No amplified music to be played within the premises before 10.30pm from Monday through to Saturday night(inclusive) such as would disturb the Gate Theatre performances overhead.


The Pillar Room - Meeting Space

  • Length 26.0m
  • Width 11.8m
  • Ceiling Height 6.2m
  • Floor Space 307m²
  • U-Shape Set Up Yes
  • Theatre 300 max
  • Classroom 230 Exam Desks
  • Boardroom Yes
  • Banquet 250 or 25 x 6' Circular Tables
     seating 10 persons per table
  • Reception - Fork Buffet 300 maximum
  • Cocktail Reception 300 maximum

The Oval Room - Meeting Space

  • Length 15.5m
  • Width 7.1m
  • Ceiling Height 6.0m
  • Floor Space 98m²
  • U-Shape Set Up Yes
  • Theatre 100 max
  • Classroom 70 Exam Desks
  • Boardroom Yes
  • Banquet 80 max
  • Reception - Fork Buffet 100 maximum
  • Cocktail Reception 100 maximum

The Oval Room is ideally suited to act as a preparation area for catering services when the Pillar Room is used for Banqueting. There are two additional Conference Suites available for hire within the Complex on the first floor.

Conference Suite 1

  • Interview/Meeting Capacity 6-8 seated
  • Telephone
  • Internet Access
  • OHP Transparency Projector & Screen
  • Whiteboard
  • Flipchart

Conference Suite 2

  • Interview/Meeting Capacity 10-15 seated
  • Telephone
  • Internet Access
  • Wall-mounted LCD TV / Computer Screen
  • Whiteboard
  • Flipchart

Contact:

Sheila Thompson
Marketing Manager
Friends of the Rotunda
Rotunda Hospital
Parnell Square
Dublin 1

01 872 2377
087 903 8857
friends@rotunda.ie

Catering

The Pillar Room is a self catering facility. Some of Ireland’s finest Catering Professionals have catered in the Pillar Room offering Clients a range of flexible menus to satisfy any occasion.

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