The Iveagh Gardens is an exquisite and beautiful public park, located just behind the National Concert Hall. The park is the perfect place to relax away from all the hustle and bustle of Dublin city. The magnificent gardens include a rustic grotto, fountains, maze, rosarium, archery grounds, wilderness and woodlands. The enchanted, romantic grounds of the Iveagh Gardens is something not to be missed when visiting Dublin.
The park hosts several spectacular events every year. It has become one of the most favourable event venues in Dublin recently, due to its intimate and personal feel.
It attracts people from all over the country for the annual Taste of Dublin festival; a huge celebration of magnificent foods with top chiefs demonstrating their signature dishes to the public. Along with this, the Iveagh Gardens also hosts the Vodafone Comedy Festival; another hugely successful summer event that attracts people from all over and includes the top current comedians.
Over the years, the Iveagh Gardens has welcomed some of the greatest Irish and international artists including Birdy, The National, Christy Moore, The Tallest Man on Earth, and Josh Ritter.
Opening times: Monday to Saturday 8am to 6pm or dusk.
Sundays and Bank Holidays 10am to 6pm or dusk.
The Camden Court Hotel is one of the most convenient locations to stay in if you're hoping to visit the beautiful Iveagh Gardens. If you're attending one of the many Iveagh Gardens events that take place throughout the year, you can assure you are in the closest proximity to the park at the Camden Court. The hotel is a mere stone’s throw away, getting you to the Upper Hatch Street entrance in less than 5 minutes by foot. Our hotel offers incredible 4 star value, with an extensive range of facilities including complimentary parking*, free high speed Wi-Fi, and access to our full leisure centre facilities, inclusive of a 16 metre swimming pool. Our rooms all come with Smart TVs as standard. To top it all off, the Camden Court Hotel received a 'TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence' for 2014, so you can rest assure and expect a stress-free, relaxing stay with us. (*subject to availability)