Portsmouth University of Portsmouth
The University of Portsmouth is proud to offer a choice of high quality meeting venues across the campus, accommodating over 2,000 delegates throughout the year, all with state of the art facilities. We also provide an outstanding range of quality en-suite rooms and bespoke catering solutions.
All supported by a highly experienced team meeting your individual requirements.Enquire about this Venue
Location and transport information
Excellent transports links making the campus easily accessible.
By Air: Southampton airport – less than 30 minutes away
Heathrow & Gatwick – less than 1 hour 30 minutes away
By Train: Direct rail links to London, Bristol and the Cross Country network
By Car: Motorway and trunk road links to London and the Midlands. Ample parking on and around the campus as well as the dedicated Park and Ride service which drops off close to the campus.
|Summary of facilities and capacities|
April, June, July, August, September
|Year round anytime|
|Theatre style (maximum)||2000||2000|
|Cabaret style (maximum)||150||150|
|Exam style (maximum)||200||200|
|Boardroom style (maximum)||30||30|
|Exhibition space (sq metres)||2500||2500|
|Banquets & formal dinner (maximum)||450||450|
|University style bedrooms (max)||4500||N/A|
|Day delegate rates from||£34.00||£34.00|
|24HR rates from||£91.00||N/A|
|B&B rates from||£55.00||N/A|
Meeting and event spaces that inspire
From a simple meeting room hire to hosting large international conferences, the University of Portsmouth has the facilities and dedicated team to ensure your event is successful and memorable.
The University of Portsmouth has a wide range of lecture theatres, halls and seminar rooms which have year round availability and can seat up to 2,000 delegates. In addition to this, our conference and events team have years of experience in all areas of group management, providing us with the know-how and resources to make your event as stress free and memorable as possible.
We also provide bespoke quality catering for events from small private lunches to larger formal banquets for up to 500 delegates.
During the summer months between June and September, we are able to offer over 3,500 en-suite rooms, all of which are within easy walking distance of our conference facilities in the city centre and on the seafront. The university is one of the best locations for group accommodation in the South of England and we are the most popular choice for groups visiting the city during the summer months.
Much of our accommodation is annually inspected by the English Tourism Council and is awarded a 3 star grading and we are previous winners of 'The UK's Best University Accommodation for Groups', awarded by readers of the Group Travel Organiser Magazine.