Meeting Room Hire
Meeting Room Hire

Meeting Room Hire

10 unique event spaces suitable for all types of events

• From large conferences for 2000+ delegates in the main auditorium

• To intimate rooms for small meetings & functions

Over 125 years of organising and hosting world class entertainment and events

From the grandeur of the Main Auditorium to the intimate surrounding of the neighbouring rooms, Portsmouth Guildhall has a space to meet your needs. With its central location, the Guildhall also benefits from excellent transport links and accessibility, making it the ideal choice, whatever your event.

Whether you are planning a meeting, conference, exhibition, reception or dinner; Portsmouth Guildhall offers the best in both corporate and private packages. Any of these functions will be made more memorable set against the backdrop of the fascinating history and stories that surround Portsmouth Guildhall.

Over recent years the building has been transformed into one of Hampshire’s leading cultural platforms for the arts, providing an inimitable venue for private and corporate events.

In the heart of the city, within walking distance of the Historic Dockyard and Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth Guildhall is a world class venue for private and commercial entertaining.

Best known as the South of England’s prime live entertainment venue, Portsmouth Guildhall aims to become Hampshire’s main business hub offering a unique selection of conference halls and breakout spaces.

Portsmouth Guildhall houses not only the Main Auditorium but also a range of smaller spaces, hosting a variety of events each year including Christmas Parties, networking events and exclusive parties and awards shows.   

Portsmouth Room 

The Portsmouth Room, the latest addition to Portsmouth Guildhall's updated venue portfolio, is available for conferences as well as corporate dinners and team building events. This elegant, light-filled space with its iconic decor creates a dramatic backdrop for any memorable event.


Solent Suite

This elegant and newly-refurbished space is the perfect room for small meetings and interviews.  Adjacent to the Portsmouth Room, the decor is reflected and continues the bright and sophisticated theme. 


Lord Mayor's Banqueting Room

Rich in history, the Lord Mayors Banqueting Room offers the perfect space for intimate dinners, and conferences of up to 120 people. Its elegant, all original features are set off by the large windows and high-ceilings; creating a light and airy space perfect to keep your guests engaged.



The all original features and quirky décor of the Harlequin provides quite the impact on arrival. The bright and airy space can seat up to 120 for a variety of conference settings and even boasts its own private bar. Located on the Ground Floor, the Harlequin is situated next to a break-out space as well as a conveniently placed café.


Meeting Room 1 & 2

Perfect for boardroom style meetings as well as small seminars, Meeting Room 1 & 2 are great spaces for more intimate conferences in a great location.

Meeting Room 2 


Meeting Room 1


Freda Swain Lounge 


Zodiac Gallery 


Why  not take a look around our Basement Gallery, or take a tour through musical history in Access All Areas during your breaks? 

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