• Is the bridal suite complimentary on the night of the wedding?

    Yes. The Bridal Suite is Complimentary to 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 160 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 required a minimum number of guests 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 licenced 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 €1.50 per hour. More information available at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge parking page.

  • 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.

  • How far is Thomas Prior Hall from the airport?

    Thomas Prior Hall is 14.5 kilometres away from the airport. Please visit the find us page at Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge to find the directions.

  • Are there public transport links from Dublin Airport to Thomas Prior Hall?

    Yes, the Aircoach stops outside the hotel, Sandymount DART station is a five minute walk and there are ample taxis available.

  • Is there natural day light?

    Yes. Thomas Prior Hall also have a fantastic outdoor area, perfect for weddings pictures.

  • Is there air conditioning?


  • Is there complimentary WiFi?


  • What equipment is included?

    LCD projector, screen, flip chart, pads and pens.

  • Can we turn up or should we book viewing?

    Please pre-book your wedding or conference centre viewings to ensure someone from the sales team is available to meet you.

  • What is the room hire rate?

    Please send us an email and include your specific requirements. Someone from our team will get back to you with more details. Day delegate packages are available.