FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

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Main Event

A- Entry is €1,150 (€1,025 + €125 reg fee)

A – You can play as many of the 4 x Live Day 1’s you choose to.

A- Yes, there is an optional re-entry available for each Live Day 1 until the end of play.

A – Yes you can buy-in on Day 2 before the start of play.

A – Only your highest stack will be carried through to Day 2.

A – We will pay 15% of the field.

A – Yes, the winner will receive an official Irish Open 2020 trophy.

Payments Methods

– Cash

– Debit/Credit Card

– partypoker PP Live Dollars

– partypoker Tournament Dollars

A – The exchange rate will vary from day to day based on the ******

A – There is a ATM available behind the main reception are in the Citywest Hotel. Alternatively, you will be able to withdraw cash from the Cash Desk in the Poker room, a small handling fee will apply for these transactions.

A – Yes we accept all types of foreign currency, rates will be dependent on the daily *****

Hotel Info

A- The Citywest Hotel, Dublin

A – You can contact the Hotel reservations Team on (+353 1) 401 0500 or book directly on their website at www.citywesthotel.com and quote Promo Code “IOP2020” to avail of the poker rate.

Single – €111 B&B

Twin – €121 B&B

Triple – €151 B&B

A – You can check-in from 3pm. Early check-in may be possible but you’ll need to contact Reception on (+353 1) 401 0500 to check.

A – The hotel doesn’t offer a transfer service to Dublin Airport. However, their concierge can arrange a taxi if you call (+353 1) 401 0922.

General

A- Yes, all players will be required to provide photographic proof of identification.

A – It is a possibility. By participating in any of the tournaments at the Festival, players acknowledge that they may appear on broadcasting footage and agree to same.

A – Please email info@irishpokeropen.com for any further queries you may have.

  • All tickets for the Irish Poker Open won via an Online platform MUST be used in the destination event.
  • In the event where a player has multiple seats, they can play multiple days and bring over the largest stack to Day 2.
  • Every effort must be made by the player to ensure they play all tickets won. The operators will facilitate the transfer of tickets on an individual basis if required.
  • Under NO circumstances will there be refunds given by the event organisers or the Operators involved. All unused tickets will be entered into destination event.

General

A- Yes, all players will be required to provide photographic proof of identification.

A – It is a possibility. By participating in any of the tournaments at the Festival, players acknowledge that they may appear on broadcasting footage and agree to same.

A – Please email info@irishpokeropen.com for any further queries you may have.

  • All tickets for the Irish Poker Open won via an Online platform MUST be used in the destination event.
  • In the event where a player has multiple seats, they can play multiple days and bring over the largest stack to Day 2.
  • Every effort must be made by the player to ensure they play all tickets won. The operators will facilitate the transfer of tickets on an individual basis if required.
  • Under NO circumstances will there be refunds given by the event organisers or the Operators involved. All unused tickets will be entered into destination event.
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Online Satellites

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  • Betfair
  • iPoker
  • partypoker
  • GG Poker

– All tickets for the Irish Poker Open won via an Online platform MUST be used in the destination event.

– In the event where a player has multiple seats, they can play multiple days and bring over the largest stack to Day 2.

– Every effort must be made by the player to ensure they play all tickets won. The operators will facilitate the transfer of tickets on an individual basis if required.

– Under NO circumstances will there be refunds given by the event organisers or the Operators involved. All unused tickets will be entered into the destination event.

What happens if I win a satellite and cannot play the event?

– There are no refunds or cash alternatives available if a player is unable to play the event. If you cannot attend the event the seat will be forfeited.

A – No, there are no online satellites available for any other tournaments however you will be able to use partypoker Live Dollars or partypoker Tournament Dollars to enter the other tournaments.