Experience Christmas Events At The Shelbourne Hotel

Experience Christmas Events
At The Shelbourne Hotel

Immediate Release - November 2020

Christmas at The Shelbourne Hotel is always an exciting and memorable time of the year!

Overlooking the magnificent St. Stephen’s Green and just steps away from the main shopping and cultural areas of the city, The Shelbourne is truly one of Dublin’s most distinguished addresses. With luxurious guest rooms, historic banqueting suites, and a superb choice of restaurants serving top-quality food and wine, The Shelbourne is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the festive season in luxury. Choose from a selection of Christmas and New Year Hotel Breaks or treat someone you love to one of their luxury Christmas Hotel Vouchers.

See below for the fantastic events coming up in The Shelbourne, celebrating this year’s festive season. 

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For generations, people have celebrated Christmas at The Shelbourne when the Hotel looks it’s very best, full of warmth and festive cheer.


Experience some of this magic at their Christmas Tree Lighting event on Wednesday, November 23rd with special guest Ryan Tubridy. Hot beverages will be served from 5 pm and The Line-Up Choir will also perform from 5.15 pm.


It’s the perfect way to get into the Christmas spirit!



The Shelbourne’s distinguished Saddle Room will offer festive lunch and dinner menus from 1st – 23rd and 26th – 30th December and a New Year’s Package on 31st December.



2-course choice menu €50.00 per person


3-course choice menu €55.00 per person


Served daily 12.30 pm – 4.00 pm


Dinner Friday & Saturday

Festive Table D’hôte menu available €85.00 per person


Dinner Sunday – Thursday

Festive Table d’hôte menu available €65.00 per person


The festive À La Carte menu is also available


Served Daily 5.00pm – 10.00pm


All menus include tea, coffee, and mince pies. Parties of 8 or more are subject to a 15% service charge.


Advance Booking Is Essential


Relax in comfort a the open fire in The Lord Mayor’s Lounge, which offers a Festive Afternoon Tea from 23rd November – 1st January. Served daily between 11.45 am – 6.30 pm and accompanied by the engaging and tranquil music of the resident pianist. The perfect treat to unwind and recuperate after Christmas Shopping or to catch up with friends before the New Year. Include your little ones in the celebrations with our Festive Children’s Afternoon Tea where they will truly experience the magic of Christmas.


Festive Afternoon Tea                              €54.00 per person


Festive Champagne Afternoon Tea           €69.00 per person


Festive Children’s Afternoon Tea              €24.00 per person


After enjoying a festive lunch or dinner in The Saddle Room or in one of their private function rooms on the first floor, why not continue the party at No 27 Cocktail Bar & Lounge at The Shelbourne? Always buzzing, No 27 sparkles with style and sophisticated fun and offers a unique selection of wines and creative cocktails.


From early November, hot festive drinks will also be served, the perfect way to warm up as the days get darker and the weather gets colder.


With a late bar from Tuesday through to Saturday for the month of December, where better to get into the Christmas spirit.

Take the stress out of Christmas with a stay at The Shelbourne this Christmas.


On your arrival, check in to the luxurious surroundings of your guest room. Anticipate the delights of the day in front of a crackling open fire in the elegant Lord Mayor’s Lounge.


Enjoy breakfast at your leisure on Christmas morning but do not miss Santa Claus’s visit to The Lord Mayor’s Lounge at 10.00 am.


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