Oxford Ruskin College
Ruskin Hall and Smith House sit within the beautiful grounds of Ruskin College in Headington, Oxford. Both buildings have a mix of classic and modern features, providing a number of spaces suitable for meetings and events. There are also several acres of beautiful grounds and an Orchard which can be used for outdoor events or filming.Enquire about this Venue
Location and transport information
Ruskin College and Stoke House are three miles from Oxford City Centre and can easily be reached by car and also by public transport. The Park and Ride facilities are clearly marked on every major road leading into Oxford.
There are regular buses running between Headington and the City Centre – it only takes 10 minutes. There are also coaches running 24 hours a day to and from London.
We are one of the only places to provide free parking in Oxford. We are fortunate enough to have a strong relationship with Oxford City Football Club – where guests can park for free. There are regular shuttle buses to and from the club each morning and afternoon. Contact us to apply for a permit to park here.
Oxford is the city of bikes! We have plenty of space for you to store your bike on the campus, making it a great option for travelling to and from Ruskin College.
|Summary of facilities and capacities|
|Year round anytime|
|Theatre style (maximum)||90|
|Cabaret style (maximum)||45|
|Exam style (maximum)||45|
|Boardroom style (maximum)||45|
|Exhibition space (sq metres)||90|
|Day delegate rates from||£12.00|
Meeting and event spaces that inspire
Ruskin Hall and Smith House sit within the beautiful grounds of Ruskin College in Headington, Oxford. Both buildings have a mix of classic and modern features, providing a number of spaces suitable for meetings and events. There are also several acres of beautiful grounds and an Orchard which can be used for outdoor events or filming.
The classrooms at Ruskin College are adaptable and may be used to fit a range of educational purposes. The classrooms are ideal for corporate training, teaching, coaching, counseling, tutoring while they may also be set up for workshops and seminars and they range from 15 to 44 people in capacity.
Our classrooms offer abundant natural light, creating a favorable setting for any function.
The Ruskin Hall Executive boardroom is suitable for small intimate meetings, seminars, training sessions and private screenings of up to 14 guests.
Catering can be provided on request.
The William Morris Room at Ruskin Hall is suitable for meetings, seminars, team-bulding, training sessions and private screenings up to 22 guests.
Smith House is a self-contain building within the grounds of Ruskin College. The build has a dedicated conference space that is available all year round for small meetings. In the loft there is a 35 capacity plenary room and downstairs there are 4 breakout rooms from 4 persons to 14 persons. Catering can be provided for this venue.
The Smith House Loft Room meetings, seminars, training sessions, and private screenings of up to 35 guests. The room can be rearranged into multiple layouts providing flexibility for any event. The room is equipped with a LCD screen with PC, has arched wooden beams and plenty of natural light. Catering can be provided on request.