Clontarf Castle

Dublin, Ireland

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You can get married at this venue.

Clontarf Castle Hotel is a deluxe four-star castle hotel, just ten minutes from Dublin City Centre and 5 miles from Dublin Airport, located in a tranquil coastal setting, surrounded by fabulous golf courses and the lapping waters of the Irish Sea.

Originally a 12th-century keep, it features a striking historic exterior, combined with rich interior design and exceptional service. Facilities include luxurious, air-conditioned accommodation, a beautiful lobby with relaxing lounges, plus a choice of diverse restaurants and bars.


Clontarf Castle Hotel has 111 guest rooms and suites, in a variety of styles.

Deluxe Rooms

Deluxe Rooms are located throughout the castle and are both fashionable and comfortable, offering all of the modern conveniences you would expect from a luxury hotel.

Four-Poster Rooms

These extra special bedrooms offer a larger space, some with dramatic four-poster beds, each individually designed with unique character.

Junior Suites

From deluxe deep-buttoned headboards to wonderful antique four-poster beds, these suites ooze luxury and glamour, with many offering views of the Dublin mountains.

All Rooms Include
All bedrooms include
55” interactive TV system
Pillow-top mattresses
HD IP telephone system with direct dial access
Complimentary 100 Mb Wi-Fi
Laptop–friendly safes
Complimentary mineral water and tea/coffee-making facilities
Individually-controlled air conditioning and climate control
24-hour room service
Splendidly-stocked mini bar
Tea and coffee-making facilities
Trouser press


Fahrenheit Restaurant

Set in the original 12th-century castle walls, Fahrenheit Restaurant has a majestic atmosphere with striking wooden beams, stained glass windows and panelled walls.

Recently awarded its second AA Rosette for culinary excellence within Ireland, Fahrenheit Restaurant's carefully designed contemporary menus, impeccable service and sophisticated signature cocktails showcase the best of Ireland.

Indigo Lounge

There's a sense of sophisticated fun in Indigo Lounge, where glamorous red chandeliers cast a sparkle over your evening. Indigo Lounge connects with an outdoor terrace – making it perfect for Champagne receptions, al fresco dining and night-time soirées.

Knights Bar

The Knights Bar is set in a beautiful room with polished wooden floors, open fireplaces and ornate pitched ceiling.

Craft beer is a speciality, with an extensive craft menu featuring many Irish Artisan Craft Beer products, researched and carefully selected by the experienced bar manager. The drinks menu is cleverly paired with a fantastic contemporary food menu to ensure an experience that will both surprise and delight.

Fusion Tea

Draw up a chair to the magnificent open fire in the stunning setting of the Atrium lobby and enjoy the newly launched Fusion Tea. Experience all the delights of an eclectic afternoon tea, where the tradition is fused with modern inspirations to create the perfect afternoon treat.


Clontarf Castle Hotel is one of Dublin's leading wedding venues, combining historical romance and thoroughly modern facilities. Every couple is different and, at Clontarf Castle Hotel, your wedding will be completely unique. The experienced wedding team are ready to design a bespoke package, perfectly tailored to your personality and relationship.

With a breath-taking castle façade, dedicated art galleries, original 12th-century architecture, landscaped gardens and a romantic outdoor terrace, Clontarf Castle holds a wealth of unforgettable experiences for you and your guests.

The hotel has a number of options for couples looking for a unique wedding venue, from a unique celebration in The Great Hall Ballroom to intimate weddings in the Viking Suite.



Clontarf Castle Hotel offers the perfect blend of historic grandeur and modern sophistication, with 8 fully-equipped and beautifully-decorated meeting rooms that can cater for up to 500 people.

Whatever your event, from private dining in the intimate setting of the Tower Suite, a board meeting in the Norman Suite, a residential conference in the spectacular setting of the Great Hall, a strategy meeting in the wonderful Viking Suite or a luxury car launch with the stunning castle facade as a backdrop, Clontarf Castle Hotel offers unrivalled facilities within this wonderful historical setting. Enjoy natural daylight, strategically located event spaces & exceptional facilities and service in a unique 12th-century castle hotel setting.



Lonely Planet chose Dublin as one of the world's top 10 cities to visit, and Clontarf Castle Hotel is at the heart of it all, just 10 minutes from Dublin’s vibrant city centre. The Concierge team at Clontarf Castle Hotel is on hand to help you discover Dublin at its best; from itinerary planning & making reservations to recommending the “must see” attractions.

Five minutes' walk from the castle is the beautiful Dublin Bay, with stunning beaches, nature reserves and the pretty heritage coastal towns of Clontarf, Howth and Malahide.


Family Rooms at Clontarf Castle can sleep a maximum of three adults, or two adults and two children.


Bed & Breakfast From
Deluxe Double Room €139
Deluxe Twin Room €139
Family Room €219
Queen Boutique Room €209
Larger Family Room €215
Executive Room €215
Four-Poster Double €245
Junior Suite €285

Prices detailed above are per room per night, including bed and breakfast, based on two guests sharing a room.


Clontarf Castle is just ten minutes from Dublin City Centre and 5 miles from Dublin Airport, making it easily accessible for both national and international visitors.