Conferences and meetings

Conferences and meetings

State Rooms at Hillsborough Castle

Hillsborough Castle was built in the 1700s by Wills Hill, first Marquis of Downshire and later remodelled in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Today, it is the official residence of the Royal Family in Ireland, retains a role in cultural and political life in the country and is an inspiring conference or meeting venue.

Hillsborough Castle has a range of versatile spaces which can accommodate all types of events from small meetings to large seminars or conferences and is located only 20 minutes from Belfast.

Throne Room at Hillsborough Castle

The castle’s inspiring setting makes it a great base for corporate awaydays and the entire ground floor of the castle with its beautiful state rooms can be hired out for large events.

Our friendly corporate events team are experienced in looking after all aspects of an event from the planning to the day itself and will ensure that your meeting is a memorable success.


Venues and capacities

  Receptions Dinners Theatre Style
Throne Room 150 90 130
State Dining Room 70 24 60
The Red Room 20 10 30
State Drawing Room 120 - 40 
Lady Greys 10 -  -
Privy Council Chamber 20  20 
Ballinderry Room 16  16 
All State Rooms
(ground floor of the castle)
Marquee 350 350 350

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