Ballsbridge, County Dublin
40 mins from The Curragh Racecourse
From Only €249 pp
THE INTERCONTINENTAL DUBLIN
The fabulous 5* Intercontinental Hotel is located in the upmarket suburb of Ballsbridge in Dublin City. Only 40 minutes from The Curragh Racecourse and only 35 minutes from Dublin Airport. One of the finest Hotels in Dublin at exceptional rates for early bookers.
One of our guests favourite places to stay in the city for Irish Derby Festival. The Intercontinental is a Dublin institution with an award winning spa, high quality guest leisure facilities and a fabulous choice of dining options, an ideal place to stay for those of you that want a day of two at leisure and a day or more at The Irish Derby Festival. The guest rooms are very spacious and have exceptionally comfortable beds and pillows, The rooms and en suite bathrooms are well appointed and have all the luxuries one may expect from a five star hotel. The guest service is excellent, truly 5* but not at all pretentious the Intercontinental Hotel is a very relaxing place to stay. The food choice and quality is vast, the breakfasts are delicious, and you can dine in a number of locations. The bar is a very popular place each evening with plenty of well dressed locals enjoying the vibe.
Our exclusive 5* Intercontinental Hotel Irish Derby Festival Race & Stay packages start from only €249 per guest. All of our packages include everything you need for a perfect Dublin Racing Break in one easy transaction. Please do check out our great value Irish Derby Race and Stay Offers below. If you do not find what you want please do Call or Email Us and we'll build a bespoke Dublin Racing Festival Package to perfectly suit you.
RACE & STAY PACKAGES INCLUDE
All prices are shown in Euros. On the booking form start by selecting your package, then the number of guests you want to book for. The Total Price displayed is based on the number of guests you want to book for sharing twin or double rooms. Single travellers are welcome: Supplement €180 per night. You can book for any number of guests, with just one fully refundable €100 deposit.
When we receive your booking we will email you a booking confirmation within 48 hours. If your booking is not clear or we think we can save you money we will call or email you before emailing you your confirmation. Your booking is totally flexible and you are welcome to change anything or add other items, or cancel your booking anytime up until 31 days before you arrive and we will refund your deposit
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Book now with just one €100 refundable deposit. Your booking is safe with us with our 100% money back guarantee. After You Book we will contact you to confirm your booking and you are welcome to change anything or cancel with a full refund anytime up until 31 days before you arrive.
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TO ADD TO YOUR PACKAGE
From Only €89 pp
Our exclusive VIP Hospitality Packages will be available on all three Festival days in 2023. Our VIP Private Suite Experience gives you the best hospitality location overlooking the finish line in an exclusive Race and Stay Private Suite. Dine in comfort and style and enjoy the best package we offer or alternatively Book one of our fabulous Restaurant Packages in any one of 2 locations to suit your group size and budget. Irish Derby Festival Hospitality Packages will be released shortly so please enquire now.
IRISH DERBY PREVIEW
From Only €49 pp
Our exclusive Irish Derby Preview Show is an informative and fun event. The package includes transport from your hotel to The Keadeen Hotel, entry to the show, a delicious buffet lunch and a donation to the Irish Injured Jockeys Fund. Held only on Saturday (Derby Day) Morning in the exclusive Race and Stay Guest Lounge at The Keadeen Hotel on the edge of the Curragh Plains, this is your opportunity to enjoy the craic and banter as our panel run through the Derby Day race card and hopefully point you in the right direction of a few winners. After the show and lunch you can avail of our FREE Curragh Race Coach to the races. Starts at 11am - Pre-Book Only
From Only €49 pp
Our exclusive VIP Irish National Stud tours are available on Derby Sunday morning. Your tour experience includes return transport to and from your Hotel and our special guided tour of one of Ireland's most visited attractions. Enjoy seeing the newly born foals. Meet the Living legends, Faugheen, Hurricane Fly, Rite of Passage, Kicking King and Beef or Salmon. Enjoy the new fabulous interactive Irish Racehorse Experience and learn about the Stud's operation and history.
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K CLUB GOLF
From Only €149 pp
Our exclusive Irish Derby Golf Package is available on Friday and Sunday at the exciting and newly renovated Palmer North Course at The K Club. You can play and walk in the footsteps of some of Golf's heroes on the velvet turf of the Ryder Cup course and help us support the Irish Injured Jockeys Fund. Why not add this exclusive option to your Irish Derby Racing Break with us in 2023 and play one of Ireland's finest golf courses.
As The Official Guest Partner for many Irish Racecourses and Hotels we have unprecidented access to the best Hotel Rooms, Racecourse Facilities, Hospitality and much more. Whether you are a group, a couple or on your own we will do our utmost to ensure you have the best Irish Derby Festival Break possible. Our Ready made packages suit most guests but we are always wiling to build a package to perfectly suit your group size and budget so please do contact us if we can help in any way.
We know we offer the best value and quality racing breaks in Ireland but you do not have to take our word for it, just check out our recent Guest Testimonials and see for yourself what our customers say about our service.