University of Limerick Conference and Sports Campus

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The University of Limerick Conference and Sports Campus is ideal for association meetings, events or conferences, which require a large venue with accommodation, restaurants, bars, meeting rooms, and sports facilities all on one site. We can offer our clients a wide choice of flexible spaces for events, from an intimate room for a roundtable discussion to a magnificent 1,000-seat concert hall, including tiered lecture theatres, flat space halls and comfortable breakout rooms, which are all equipped to a high standard for audio-visual presentations.

The magnificent parkland campus of the University, with the River Shannon as a unifying focal point is a world-renowned sporting campus, providing state-of-the-art sports and recreation facilities. Including all-weather sporting pitches, 50M swimming pool, tennis courts, cycle ways and running tracks. Our dedicated Event Managers become part of our client’s team to ensure that their every need is met.

Here at the University of Limerick, we have a record of hosting successful, prestigious international conferences and events in the association sector over the past two decades. Our extensive meeting spaces and top-quality accommodation on Ireland’s most beautiful parkland campus serve as the perfect venue for your association event. All accommodation is situated centrally, allowing guests to enjoy the beautiful riverside setting, hosting some of the best lifestyle and leisure amenities in the Mid-West. The campus is within easy reach of Limerick City (5 km) and is within easy reach of Dublin and the West due to its connection with the national motorway network.

Associations should choose University of Limerick as the venue for their annual events as our venue allows members to strategize, plan, connect and socialise all on one site. Our auditorium will allow the President and Board to address up to 1,000 members in one sitting, whilst smaller associations can use our breakout rooms to hold more intimate round table discussions. Each space is equipped with audio-visual equipment for presentation purposes.

The team at the University of Limerick organise everything your company requires in order to make this meeting a success including gala dinners, welcome receptions, motivational speakers, evening entertainment, team-building workshops, physical activities, digital detox and mindfulness classes.

Having invested in excess of €20 million in our properties over the past 3 years, we can provide accommodation for up to 2,800 guests onsite. We constantly surpass our customer expectations and this has resulted in us achieving a higher rating on than any of the 3 star hotels in Limerick city.

Your dedicated event manager, I will be your one point of contact for all requirements before, during and after the event, from facilities to accommodation, catering, single point of invoicing and even the coordination of first aid. This allows you, the event owner focus on the essential elements of the event, such as scheduling and liaising with your group members. Regardless of your role, whether on the stage or in the boardroom, our one stop approach allows for greater efficiency and management of your time. Our services include (but are not limited to):

  • Dedicated Event Manager
  • Full Board and Onsite Accommodation
  • Onsite Parking
  • Free-Roam of Parkland Campus for Retreats
  • Scheduled Access to All On-Campus Facilities
  • Plan Excursions and Activities
  • Scheduled Access to Meeting Rooms
  • Event Management Plan Assistance
  • 24/7 Onsite Campus Security Patrol


managing the Association sector of events with her team in the office.