Thomas Prior Hall is an 19th-century Victorian building which has been beautifully restored wedding venue, on the grounds of the Four-star hotel Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge.
It makes the most memorable setting and promises an unforgettable experience for all of its guests. Steeped in history, this unique event venue was originally built as a Masonic Girls School in the 18thcentury. The magical church-like venue has a separate porch entrance – ideal for photography, ornate oak paneled walls, stained glass windows, choir balcony,spectacular chandeliers, in-built up lighters, private kitchen and bar, an impressive vaulted wooden ceiling and an outside seating area overlooking our manicured gardens and water fountain.
We also offer post-wedding celebrations in our stunning courtyard area, perfect for BBQs.
**Key Dates Available**
Our Wedding Gift to You-Enjoy a complimentary stay with your loved one in our newly renovated Bridal Suite, with a champagne breakfast the next morning.
For a showaround of this wedding venue, simply select a date above and fill out the Enquiry Form and a member of the venue staff (Nicole or Abbie, our dedicated wedding coordinators) will get back to you within 24 hours.
by Deirdre & Paulon Mon, 14th August, 2017
To say we had the most incredible day is an understatement. It blew our expectations out of the water. Nicole and all the staff were absolutely fantastic. Even when a couple of issues arose on the day they were dealt with immediately and with zero stress or fuss. The room looked amazing and the food and service were second to ... Read More
by Aine & Paddyon Mon, 31st July, 2017
Fantastic place to have a wedding! We got married in Dublin in October 2015 and my now husband and I had our wedding reception in the Thomas Prior Hall which is attached to The Clayton Hotel, Ballsbridge. We cannot compliment this place enough! As we both work we had to do a lot of our organizing over the phone and ... Read More
by Alan & Ciaraon Fri, 21st July, 2017
The location of Thomas Prior Hall was just perfect for us for starters, but we were just blown away when we saw the hall. It was so grand and beautiful but also intimate. The hall didn’t need lots of decorations and dressing to give it a sense of occasion, the original features of the building gave it lots of character ... Read More
by Sarah & Ianon Thu, 13th July, 2017
We have heard nothing but excellent things from everyone on the day. Everyone is raving about the food, the steak in particular and the mash! The people on reception, everyone was delighted with their rooms. Especially the 2 groomsmen who got a late check outs were very happy after the night before! Roman- you were brilliant, thanks so much for ... Read More
by Catherineon Fri, 7th July, 2017
We had our wedding reception on 4th June 2016 in Thomas Prior Hall, and we had an absolutely brilliant day from start to finish. We've lost count of the number of people who have said to us that it was the best wedding they have been to! :-) Everything in the Hall and the hotel was perfect, and the service ... Read More