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  • Capacity
    Up to 250 delegates
  • Licensed bar/cafe
    Available for various packages
  • WiFi
    High speed and free to use

As well as being a beautiful hotel, this venue also offers some of our most valuable meeting and event spaces. The hotel features meeting spaces designed to seat up to 250 delegates. It also includes modern business suites and a historic house.


  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Breakout spaces available
  • Area for poster boards
  • Fully equipped flipcharts
  • Natural light and air conditioning


  • Accessible toilets
  • Blue badge parking
  • Hearing loop available
  • Level access
  • Power-assisted doors
  • Sloped walkways and ramps
  • Wheelchair seating
  • Wide lift


Choose from bright, contemporary rooms or opt for a more intimate event experience with our quirky, Grade II listed buildings.

  • The Fry Suite

    The largest of the hotel’s meeting and event spaces, the Fry Suite is perfect for everything from receptions and dining to conferences and exhibitions. Boasting cool, contemporary décor and space for a range of layouts, the room gives you the freedom and flexibility to bring even the biggest and boldest ideas to life.

  • The Lloyd Suite

    This charming sky-lit extension to the Grade II listed Hornton Grange will offer a bright and beautiful backdrop to any meeting, reception or private dining event. Blending period charm with contemporary elegance, the Lloyd Suite has been designed to impress. It even has its own landscaped gardens you can use, perfect for teambuilding events with a difference.

  • Pevsner

    Supporting several layouts, this modern meeting space is the ideal venue for everything from workshops, meetings and keynote speeches to receptions and conference dining. With clean lines and neutral décor, the Pevsner is the perfect place to inspire great ideas and share ground-breaking research.

  • The Writers' Suite

    Let your creativity flow in The Writers’ Suite, a contemporary and versatile venue, perfect for conferences, meetings and workshops. The suite is flexible to suit your requirements. It can be used as three individual meeting rooms – all named after celebrated novelists, poets and playwrights – or opened into one, larger space; the choice is yours.

  • The Composers' Suite

    Be inspired by some of music’s greatest composers in The Composers’ Suite. Sleek and stylish, the space boasts two meeting rooms – Elgar and Bantock – that can be hired individually or combined to make one larger space. Ideal for workshops, meetings and more, the suite offers modern flexibility at its finest.

  • Garth House Boardrooms

    If you’re looking for a more intimate meeting or event space, Garth House is for you. Home to three characterful boardrooms, boasting original Arts and Crafts interiors and treasures from the University’s collections, the Grade II listed Garth House will help make any private dining event, meeting or reception extra special.




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