Spaces for Hire

On this page you can find our rooms which can be hired by individuals, community & parish groups – if you would like to find out more information please contact office@carraigcentre.ie 

Meeting Room

Medium size meeting room with 55″ LCD screen, wi-fi and storage. Chairs and tables available.  The room is accessible both from the main lobby or from Old Fort Road, making it ideal for classes, board meetings and controlled access meetings.  Holds up to 30 people when no COVID restrictions apply, 6-8 people with 2m spacing.

 

8m x 4m

Playroom

Medium size, child friendly room suitable for children, young people and adult activities.  Has 55″ video screen, storage and direct access toilet with baby changing station.  Chairs and tables available.  The room has direct access to the outdoor play spaces and garden and a kitchen making it ideal for camps and birthday parties.  Access is from the main hall, the kitchen or the outdoor pathways in a controllable manner.  Easily accommodates 30 people with no restrictions, 10-12 people under 2m COVID restrictions.

 

 14m x 6m

Mezzanine

Medium to large size upstairs room with lovely views over the hills to the north.  The room is equipped with 55 inch video screen, storage, wi-fi, lift access and storage.  The room has kitchenette and toilet on the same level and has direct independent access from outside.  The room holds 30 easily (limited by stair width for safe egress) under unrestricted conditions and 17 with 2m COVID spacing.  Ideal for exercise classes, drama, meetings, craft events, etc.

 

13m x 11m

Recording Studio

A small recording studio, well equipped with iMac, Reaper DAW and a variety of recording equipment.  This resource is still being developed and is not yet ready for widespread use.  Contact the office for information.  Recording can also be very successfully done in the Main Hall.

5m x 4m

Main Hall

The Main Hall is a lovely light environment with good ventilation and acoustics and is well equipped with audio and video.  In unrestricted circumstances the room has a maximum capacity of 250 with movable seating for 200. Under COVID restrictions the room holds one 50 person block and a second smaller block, spaced by 4m, of 10 people.  The room captures the sense of a modern facility while still retaining the old walls of the original Stables. Chair and tables are available and storage is located off the room.  The Main Hall has successfully been used to record music as it has quite good acoustics and equipment available.

 

Kitchen

A spacious well equipped kitchen is available for non-commercial use.  It is equipped with an industrial pass through dishwasher and a 5 zone induction cooker, microwave, washing up facilities and water boiler and coffee makers.  The kitchen is usually made available as part of the rental of other rooms.

7m x 6m

Ball Playing Area

A multi-use ball playing area with soft playing surface and basketball hoops and “5 a side” soccer goals. It is not a full size 5 a side pitch but more than adequate for fun!  It is usually booked along with the playground and garden areas in one combined booking.  Access is from an outside lockable gate.

 

19m x 10m

Playground

A modern playground for your toddler to 12 years olds can be booked for casual use or parties and gatherings.  In general it is booked along with the patio garden and ball playing area.  Access is secure and from an external locakable gate.  Adjacent toilet facilities are available on request.

 

23m x 10m

Community Garden

A pleasant sheltered patio garden with an awning covering for shower protection and a picnic table.  Other tables and chairs can be provided.  The space is usually booked along with the playground and ball playing area for atherings and parties.  Food may be consumed in this space.

 

15m x 10m

Contact Us

Get in touch: office@carraigcentre.ie

Tel: 021 4877260

The Carraig Centre LG is a registered charity

CHY - 22951

CRO - 675363

RCN - 20206415

Location

where to find us

Where to find us
The Carraig Centre, Old Quarter,
Ballincollig, Cork P31 PV20