Whether you are planning an intimate dining experience or a lavish event with hundreds of guests The Johnstown Estate has both the team and venue to make your event a success. Our Ballroom has been recently refurbished and can seat up to 450 people for gala banqueting events, while our more intimate suites can cater for private dinners. The main house can also be used for smaller party experiences.

Our Events Team will also assist you with every detail in the lead up to your event and our senior management oversee the delivery of all banqueting occasions held at The Johnstown Estate.

We can tailor each event to your specification with every small detail taken into account. Our Executive Head Chef, will tailor bespoke menus with you in mind guaranteed to impress your guests, with smokehouse BBQs, wine & cheese tasting also on offer. To view our sample menu Click Here.

For more information on our conference facilities please email us at or speak with a member of our events team on +353 (0) 46 954 0000.




  • Gala banqueting for up to 450 diners
  • The Shackleton holds up to 450 delegates or can be divided to accommodate smaller parties
  • The Kay & The Mabel seat up to 50 delegates for private dining
  • Private foyer area for drinks and canapes
  • Ornate high ceilings & chandeliers
  • Private bar in each room
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