Christmas Private Dining & Celebrations
Make it memorable at Glenlo Abbey Hotel.

Make your Christmas celebrations a personal affair and choose one of our Private Dining Suites. Select from our inspiring 18th Century stone-cut Abbey, the intimate setting of the Kentfield Suite, to the fairy-tale setting of our newly refurbished Corrib Suite, to the charming and intimate surrounds of the Ffrench Room for pre-dinner drinks, your guests are guaranteed to be impressed by the grandeur of this magnificent property.

Each individually decorated in lavish décor, Christmas trees and garlands. With crackling log fires and the aroma of spiced, mulled wine - the scence is set for the most magical of Christmas celebrations. 

Private events at Glenlo Abbey Hotel are tailored to suit each individual customer and their requirements.

Kentfield Suite

Dine in the opulent, intimate surroundings of our Kentfield Suite. Tastefully decorated in keeping with the original character of the original house. 

Perfect for special occasions and private dining options for up to 20 guests. 

Bespoke menus with a choice of fine-dining options available for you to choose from and pre-dinner drinks reception menus available.  

Tie in your lunch or dinner with an onsite activities such as falconry or golfing to create a memorable occasion. 

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For a tailored quote, contact Cathy on +353 91519601 or

18th Century Abbey

The Abbey at the Glenlo Abbey Hotel is a 18th Century Abbey, with vaulted ceilings and gothic windows offering views overlooking the rose garden.

Adjacent to our Victorian inspired Ffrench Room and Palmer Bar which make for the perfect pre-dinner drinks reception. 

Create lasting impressions amoungst your invited guests for any celebration or special occasion. With bespoke menu options, sumptuous food and special attention and service from our staff, it offers an intimate private dining venue for up to 30 guests in a banquet style.

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For a tailored quote, contact Cathy on +353 91519601 or

River Room Restaurant

The River Room Restaurant is suitable for larger private dinners, special occasions and celebrations. Recently renovated, it offers a luxurious dining room for up to 70 guests, classically designed in keeping with the timeless elegance of the property.

Sumptous textures, fine fabrics with warming gold and natural tones that complement the local Connemara landscape. Two antique chandeliers bestow a grand sense of occasion and tall floor to ceiling windows offer spectacular views of the estate and Lough Corrib. 

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For a tailored quote, contact Cathy on +353 91519601 or

Corrib Suite

Our master banqueting suite, suitable for up to 250 guests for a lavish banqueting event or cocktail reception. 

Set on the first floor offers with picture windows that offer panoramic views over-looking Lough Corrib. 

State of the art A/V, integrated surround sound, portable dance-floor and private bar. Let us help you create a memorable event. 

Fingerfood menus and a choice of banqueting menus available.