Is the bridal suite complimentary on the night of the wedding?
Yes. The Bridal Suite is complimentary with all of our packages.
How much is the deposit & how do we pay?
To guarantee the date the booking deposit is €1,000 with a second €2,000 due six months in advance of the date.
Do you cater for rehearsal/post wedding day parties?
Yes, we can offer pre and post-wedding day events. Please talk to our wedding planner team when organising the wedding.
Do you cater for children?
Yes, we can offer special children’s menus. Please talk to our wedding planner team when organising the wedding.
Do you have a one wedding per day policy?
Is there somewhere secure to store wedding cards/ gifts?
There will be a safe in your room for cards etc. and to also store gifts.
What time does the bar close at?
Friday & Saturday 1.30am
Sunday – Thursday 12.30am
*music must finish when the bar closes
Is there a resident’s bar?
Yes, available for overnight residents only. It’s the Grandstand Bar at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge (Thomas Prior Hall partners).
Do you offer a complimentary menu tasting?
Yes, usually 6 – 8 weeks in advance of the wedding. This guarantees everything is within season.
Can we turn up or should we book viewing?
Please pre-book any viewing to guarantee Thomas Prior Hall is available and see if a member of the wedding team is free to meet you. You can also tour Thomas Prior Hall at our regular wedding showcases.
What is the capacity?
Thomas Prior Hall can host up to 170 guests on round tables.
What is the room hire?
Room hire is complimentary based on a minimum of 100 adults.
Room hire will apply for a civil ceremony.
What are the minimum numbers?
We require a minimum number of 100 adults.
Can you bring in outside caterers?
No. Our experienced wedding team and in-house chef will help you to organise your wedding day and choose the right menu for you and your guests.
Are we licensed to have the ceremony here?
Yes. Thomas Prior Hall is licenced wedding ceremonies venue.
What accommodation is offered?
We offer 20 bedrooms at the reduced wedding rate, additional rooms are charged at the Best Available Rate. Please visit your Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge site to view our rooms.
Do we have a car park?
Yes, the overnight rate is €12.00 or €2.30 per hour.
Is the hotel wheelchair accessible?
Do you cater for special dietary requirements?
Yes. Please talk to our wedding planner team when organising the wedding.
Do you have recommendations for entertainment, wedding cake suppliers etc?
Yes, we have a list of partners that perform regularly at Thomas Prior Hall weddings. Please fill out an enquiry form to receive a list of supplier’s contact details.