Visitor Information

Blackrock Clinic Patients Visitor Information

As from Friday 13th March, visiting will not be permitted.

This is in accordance with national guidelines.

Please contact patients by telephone or digital connections. 

 Thank you for your co-operation. The safety of our patients, staff and visitors remains our primary concern. 



Flowers are not permitted in patient rooms.

Please understand that the reason for this is “Infection Prevention and Control“. Patient safety is our  priority. 


Visiting Patients in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

The ICU provides care for patients following major surgery and those whose conditions warrant constant monitoring and / or specialised care. For full details, please read our brochure “Visitor Information – ICU“.

You can also contact the unit directly on 01 206 4353. It is respectfully requested that visitors avoid phoning during nursing handover times 07.00 to 07.30 and 19.15 to 20.15.

E Cards

Your relatives and friends can send an e-card with their personal message. Click on the link on the right of your screen and follow the instructions.

Car Parking

The first 15 minutes of parking at the hospital are free. After that a charge of €2.50 per hour applies.

A daily pass is available at €15.00 per day, and a weekly pass at €45.00 per week.

The following car parking concessions are available for patients and their visitors who attend the hospital regularly or over a prolonged period:

Oncology patients, who visit numerous times for treatment can use a special oncology pass which is €5.00 per day.

Parking for drivers with a disability is available and is located directly outside the hospital building.

Information on parking and parking concessions is provided to all patients in their welcome pack and the hourly charge for parking is clearly marked at the car park entrance and all pay stations.

Currently there are 520 visitor car parking spaces both outside the clinic and in the recently built, 9 level multi-storey car park.


The hospital has a restaurant which is located just off the main  reception atrium. The opening hours are as follows:

Monday – Friday

Meal Commencing Ending
Breakfast 8am 11am
Lunch 12.15pm 3pm
Dinner 5.15pm 7pm


Meal Commencing Ending
Breakfast 9.30am 11am
Lunch 12.30pm 2pm
Dinner 5.15pm 7pm

Outside of these hours tea, coffee and snacks may be purchased in the restaurant area.