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Town meets country
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Corporate functions and weddings at Orlagh
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intimate wedding
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Ceremony with a view
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Incredible views
Corporate functions and weddings at Orlagh

Orlagh House, Dublin, Co Dublin

Sleeps 8 - 30 14 Bedrooms 120 Dining

Country mansion house sleeping 28 near Dublin, an ideal venue for big family groups, reunions and walking holidays

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Orlagh House, Dublin, Co Dublin, sleeps 8 - 30 in 14 bedrooms.

Orlagh House is a beautiful Georgian Mansion that loves hosting large groups . Sleeping 30 at full occupancy (21 separate bed occupancy), the house is ideal for special family occasions, weddings, private or corporate parties, big celebrations.

There are 14 bedrooms, 7 en-suite, but all with WHB or access to showers/WCs.

Orlagh (pronounced Orla, meaning in Gaelic Hill of Gold) is a large house in large mature grounds with beautifully arranged and furnished reception rooms, real fires, tasteful antique furniture and large entertaining rooms. There's also a large basement area with table tennis, darts board and a full-sized snooker table. Plus TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, a large selection of books, DVDs and board games.

Orlagh House can comfortably host small intimate weddings of 25 people or formal wedding banquets in our Ballroom for up to 120 seated guests or much larger numbers outside for a more informal celebration on the lawn with stunning view overlooking the city, with space for a marquee or tent on the lawn if required. Orlagh House team can look after all your needs.
The house is in a truly unique position. Located in the foothills of the Dublin Mountains, it is only 25 minutes to Dublin Airport and with all that Dublin City Centre has to offer on its doorstep. Rathfarnham lies in South Dublin and the house is accessible to everywhere via Jn 12 of the M50, less than 5 minutes away.

There is a plethora of activities in close proximity with many fine golf courses including Padraig Harrington’s home course – Stackstown - as well as Rathfarnham GC, Castle GC, Grange GC and Edmondstown GC. Within easy reach is Druids Glen, The European, Royal Dublin, Portmarnock and The K Club. The house has a close relationship with our immediate neighbour Rathfarnham Equestrian Centre, which provides trekking and whose horses grace the estate.

Other local places of interest, all within a 30 minute drive of Orlagh, include Glendalough Monastic site, racecourses at The Curragh and Leopardstown, Dublin Castle, Tibradden Zipline, the Guinness Storehouse, Aviva Stadium, Croke Park and much more.



WiFi available. Guests will get a good signal for their cellphones.


Disabled toilet available. We can create a bedroom on ground floor if required but no shower facilities on ground floor. House dates from 1790.

Dog Friendly

Well behaved pets welcome. Wonderful safe outdoor space for dogs to roam freely.


Large Aga plus gas oven with 6 hobs, microwave, fridge freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, tumble dryer, pantry. Plateware, cutlery, glassware (30)

Dining Room

Beautiful dining room with seating for all guests on Regency dining table with chairs from Gillows of Lancaster. The wallpaper is William Morris.

Sitting Room

2 sitting rooms. Large drawing room can seat grp comfortably. Large open fire with club fender. Beautiful antiques but wonderful lived-in casual feel.

TV and Music Facilities

There is a TV and CD player. The drawing room has a baby grand piano, whilst the Oratory is a wonderful large room with acoustics to die for.

Games Room

There is a large basement area with table tennis, darts board, pool table and full-sized snooker table.

Heating and Open Fires

The house has oil fired central heating. There are also a number of real fires, the drawing room creating a particularly homely atmosphere.


11 doubles (7 en-suites, 2 with extra single bed); 2 singles with sink; 1 bunkbed room (sleeps 4). Max overnight guests: 30; (single occupancy: 21).


All bed linen is provided and towels are provided. There are also washing and drying facilities.


There are ladies and gents bathroom facilities in the Country Wing. There is a unisex bathroom in the Bay Wing.

Children's Facilities

Children's play area and woodland to rear of house. A cot and high chair are available. Baby sitting is available with prior request.


There are beautiful woodland walks, and areas for cook-outs and barbecues. There is a tranquil walk along a tree lined avenue called "The Way".Archery


There is ample parking for cars and coaches.


Smoking is not permitted in the house but allowed outside and there is a smokers gazebo.

Booking Information

Please contact owner. Rates subject to VAT.
Check out 11am day of departure.

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Orlagh Country House

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Weekly Price
From £10000
2 Night Weekend
From £4000
3 Night Weekend
From £5000
Midweek per night
From £1500


The house is in Dublin. Whilst having incredible views, located in the foothills of the Dublin Mountains, it is only 25 minutes to Dublin Airport and all that Dublin city centre has to offer.

  • Dublin city centre is 25 mins away, Dundrum Shopping Centre is 10 mins away. The closest towns are Firhouse, Knocklyon and Rathfarnham, all within 5 mins.
  • The nearest grocery shop is a Lidl which is 2 mins in car from the front gate.
  • There are a number of pubs and restaurants such as Delaneys and Scholars within 5 min drive and more famous Merry Ploughboy, The Blue Light and Johnnie Foxes within 20 mins.
  • Dublin International airport is 25 mins away.
  • Green Luas at Dundrum or Red Luas at Tallaght.
  • The 15 and 15b bus route is 24 hours and goes into city centre, it's only a 10 min walk from front gate.

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