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Family Occasions Venue in Athlone

The 4* Prince Of Wales Hotel

Have an occasion to celebrate – an anniversary, a birthday, a family reunion, a retirement? The Prince of Wales Hotel is the ideal setting for your special occasion. Take the hassle out of entertaining and relax as we look after everything you need here at the Hotel. We have everything you could need to make any big occasion a truly memorable one.

Catering for groups of various sizes, conveniently located at the heart of Athlone, our dedicated team of professionals will ensure your special occasion is flawless. The Prince of Wales offers friendly and professional service and tasty food in a perfect setting.

Looking for fun, family things to do in the Athlone area? Then check out some of the fantastic attractions right on our hotel such as Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands. You and your family will not be bored in Athlone!

Remember, when you book a family-room directly on our website, you always get the cheapest rate!

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Another year together? That calls for celebration.

Whether it’s an intimate family meal with those closest to you or a large gathering, marking many wonderful years together, our fabulous Athlone venue is perfect for making the most of the day. An annual occasion that deserves to be remembered, let us help you make it just that…memorable.

Baby Showers

A new additio to a family is a wonderful thing, the waiting game is always a struggle. Why not make that mum-to-be feel as special as she really is?

We cater for Baby Showers of every size and love making these occasions as fun and memorable as possible. Games to be played, stories to be told and amazing gifts to be gifted. Let us help make it even more special.

Christenings, Communions & Confirmations

Looking for the perfect venue for your child’s special day?

Prince of Wales Hotel has a proud tradition of celebrating Communions, Confirmations and Christenings with families for many years. We love to make these celebrations as special as possible for all our Junior VIP’s. Special packages available.

Birthday Parties

The Prince of Wales Hotel is the perfect party venue for those special birthday celebrations, whether it’s a milestone occasion, a casual gathering or a surprise party. Our Athlone hotel has everything you could need to celebrate your birthday in style, including late bar, nibbles and dancing, with easy access to the Karma nightclub. We have a variety of party packages to choose from. Contact us today to start planning.


Graduations are a special occasion for celebration with family and friends and where better to mark this occasion with Lunch or Dinner than at The Prince of Wales Hotel, a 12 minute drive from Athlone Institute of Technology. The Prince of Wales Hotel is ideally located in the centre of Athlone town. With casual and comfortable surroundings and plenty of space for your family to enjoy this special occasion.


Losing a loved one is always a challenging time in our lives. That’s why our wonderful team here at The Prince of Wales Hotel are more than happy to take the stress off of your shoulders and assist in any way to celebrate the life of those that have gone before us. With a wide selection of catering packages to choose from, we’re here to make those dark days brighter. Contact us today and let us ease the pressure of planning.

Celebration Enquiries

Planning a party or family event? We have everything you need right here at The Prince of Wales Hotel. Let us know what you require using the form below.