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Academic Venues

If you are looking for a unique and specialised venue to hire for your next corporate event, awards dinner or conference then an academic venue may provide the perfect solution.


Educational venues offer large capacity facilities with
state-of-the-art lecture theatres and auditoriums as well as multiple smaller meeting spaces ideal for break out and training sessions.


You also have the benefit of large volume, cost effective on-site accommodation available for multi-day conferences.


Royal Holloway



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Royal Holloway’s blend of historic architecture and state-of-the-art meeting facilities coupled with good value for money and a flexible approach to quotes provides something different from the standard hotel meeting room. The venue can accommodate large numbers of people for the most diverse of events, with everything from lecture theatres to small meeting rooms, sports halls, exhibition areas, refreshment and networking spaces, grand dining halls, outdoor areas and overnight accommodation all located very close by. The venue also offers a conference management service, delivered by a dedicated team of experts, ensuring clients benefit from continuity, friendliness and a personal service.

The University of Winchester



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Nestled within the heart of historic Winchester, the University of Winchester stands as an integral part of the city’s rich tapestry. Boasting excellent transport links to London and being only moments away from the city centre, the University serves as a beacon for academic excellence and cultural engagement. With its versatile array of event venues, the University is a coveted choice for gatherings of all kinds. Whether it’s a conference, meeting, or networking event, our facilities offer flexibility and adaptability to suit your needs. From intimate meeting spaces to grand Shakespearean lecture halls, we provide the perfect backdrop for every occasion.

University of Portsmouth



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Portsmouth University meeting venues and function rooms are located in an array of modern and historical venues across the campus situated right in the heart of the city of Portsmouth. With spaces to host up to 1,000 delegates in the conference venues, and with most function rooms welcoming up to 300 guests these are a perfect choice for dinners, receptions and meetings.

With a choice of over 150 venues across the university and up to 2500 bedrooms, with a mix of small meeting venues for 20 people to large lecture theatres, these centrally located venues are an ideal choice for those looking to host an event in the city.

University of Reading | Venue Reading



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The facilities at the University of Reading campuses, combine flexibility and functionality. Academic venues such as Venue Reading are able to offer a wide range of event spaces including a mix of traditional buildings, rich in heritage, to state-of-the-art meeting rooms. You also have the benefit of everything been in the same place. Venue Reading can also offer 2,000 premium ensuite-hall bedrooms, plus an all-year-round hotel all on the same campus.

West Dean College of Arts and Conservation


West Sussex

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Host your team or clients at West Dean College of Arts and Conservation near Chichester West Sussex, the perfect conference venue for day meetings, corporate events or product launches. Escape everyday distractions to achieve more in a creative environment.


There’s a choice of rooms to suit networking events, team building and smaller boardroom meetings and each room can be adapted to your requirements, with full multimedia equipment. The three main inter-connecting grand state rooms have opulent décor, rich in period detail with a mix of traditional and surrealist artworks. Whether you are planning an executive meeting for six or a conference for 150, a package specific to your needs and delegates can be tailored. Why not add a team activity to your booking? Choose from art in the gardens, croquet/archery on the lawn or high tea on a glorious summer afternoon can also be arranged.

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