Southwark Cathedral Venue Hire SE1
Southwark Cathedral is a prestigious location is exceptionally suited to staging meetings, business gatherings, work conference and business events. Ample space, equipped with all the comforts and functionality required to exceptionally welcome and spoil your delegates.
Southwark Cathedral and its catering partner, Azure, look forward to offering you the best in corporate and event hospitality together with the personal attention to detail that is so appreciated by guests. There are six conference rooms at the Cathedral and all of these rooms are available for private dining.
We also offer you and your guests the chance to have dinner in the beautiful setting of the Cathedral nave and in the shadow of the kaleidoscopic William Shakespeare stained glass window which
illustrates many of his many plays.
Conference Centre – A surprising and unspoiled location, impeccable service, to welcome any type of business meeting.
Next to London Bridge and at the heart of Bankside, next door to the Shard and the newly-redeveloped London Bridge Station and piazza, offering unrestricted views of the Thames and the City – yet perfect for quiet, concentrated reflection and strategic planning.
A hidden gem
Inspired by the unique Gothic architecture of the Cathedral, the Library is an elegant backdrop for private and corporate hire, and such a hidden gem in the middle of a fast paced, modern city. Not many events can boast being surrounded by one of the only places that represents true Gothic architecture in a place like London, so make sure you make your event one your guests will remember.
Our suite of six rooms are the perfect choice for small meetings through to theatre style conferences and seminars for up to 80 people. All rooms have free Wi-Fi, step free access and conference call facilities. Ask us about our hybrid event solutions, allowing you to bring delegates into our spaces remotely.
The Garry Weston Library
The spacious Library offers a special place for inspiration and grandeur. With book lined walls, dramatic Gothic arches and stained glass windows, The Library is a perfectly versatile and creative space to host conferences, meetings and presentation for up to 80 people. Find out more about hiring the Library for an elegant dinner or reception.
John Trevor Williams Room
A private space with magnificent river views, the JTW room is ideal for medium sized groups who require a professional and functional setting. This room benefits from heaps of natural daylight and has a beautiful view of the River Thames.
Queen Elizabeth Room
A light and airy room with views of the Cathedral Millennium Courtyard, the Queen Elizabeth Rooms location on the ground floor ensures maximum versatility as either a public or private event setting. Whilst its location makes it a perfect space for a corporate event, a workshop or a new exhibition, the space can easily be transformed into a private meeting or conference space.
Susanna Barford Room
Set away from the rest of the Cathedral, the secluded Susanna Barford room is a self contained space with a dedicated, cloakroom, toilets and small kitchen facility. It also has keypad access to ensure you belongings whilst using the room are kept secure. The perfect space for those who require a little more privacy. This room also serves as a fantastic rehearsal space, fit to your every need.
Desmond Tutu room
Named after the famous Bishop and Nobel Prize winner, the Desmond Tutu room is a compact and convenient space suitable for board meetings or as a breakout room. This room can be used for round table meetings, interviews and smaller workshops. It is perfectly suited for each, on top of benefiting from lots of natural daylight illuminating the room during the day.
The Churchyard and Millennium Courtyard
Stunning outdoor spaces for summer parties and drink receptions with impressive indoor areas in case the heavens open. The Churchyard and Millennium Courtyard offer exclusive outdoor areas in atmospheric London Bridge.
The spacious and beautifully landscaped Churchyard features manicured lawns, herbaceous borders and majestic York stone.
Guests arrive through a dedicated entrance and can enjoy unbroken views of the Shard and the atmospheric hustle and bustle of neighbouring Borough Market. A versatile space, clients can create their prefect summer oasis.
From relaxed summer parties to marquee events, The Millenium Courtyard can host a variety of events including BBQs and summer cocktails through to canape receptions and dinners. A hidden gem in plain sight, guests can mix, mingle and relax in their own exclusive slice of the vibrant area.