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Our venues

A collection of venues

Located on the University of Nottingham’s campuses

Nottingham sign on hill

One Destination, Endless possibilities

At Nottingham Venues, we offer a unique range of buildings situated within the lush and historic grounds of the University of Nottingham. Each venue has its own distinct character and a variety of features, making us a highly desirable destination for events in the East Midlands. 

About our venues

East Midlands Conference Centre 

Established in 1994, the East Midlands Conference Centre is a cornerstone for events, known for its architectural elegance, a multitude of rooms, state-of-the-art facilities, and a prime location next to the Orchard Hotel & Restaurant.

Best for: Large events, gala dinners, multi-day events, weddings, meetings

Examples: Corporate conferences, summer camps, awards ceremonies, festive parties

Total Capacity: 10 - 1,000 attendees 

Conference Suite in Cabaret

The Jubilee Hotel & Conferences 

Nestled on the Jubilee Campus, this venue serves as an all-in-one solution for both business and leisure. It has been transformed into a flexible space with top-notch meeting facilities and cosy accommodation. Plus, the Spoke Cafe is perfect for a coffee and a catch-up.

Best for: Meetings, exhibition, team building, training days, residential conferences 

Examples: Networking events, team away days, departmental off-sites, board meetings 

Total Capacity: 10-250 attendees 

East Atrium Meeting Room at the Jubilee Hotel

Campus Venues

For those on a budget, Campus Venues offers a range of spaces, from educational facilities to athletic venues across various campuses.

Best for: Summer schools, sports events, exhibitions, filming, lectures

Examples: Meetings, academic seminars, grassroot sports tournaments, associations 

Total Capacity: 10-3,000 attendees 

David Ross Sports Village Exterior

The Orchard Hotel & Restaurant 

The Orchard Hotel provides a serene, modern setting for meetings and events. It excels in combining business and leisure amenities with convenient overnight accommodation.

Best for: Private Dinners, banquets, small business meetings, overnight stays

Examples: Anniversary celebrations, client dinners, team-building events, celebrations, weekend getaways 

Total Capacity: 10-120 attendees 

Orchard Hotel standard double

Hugh Stewart Manor House

Situated on the university grounds, Hugh Stewart Manor House is a historic gem that offers classic elegance in a rural setting.

Best for: Exclusive groups, special occasions, intimate gatherings

Examples: Hen parties, executive retreats, milestone celebration, romantic getaways 

Total Capacity: 1-8 guests 

Bedroom at Hugh Stewart

Why choose a venue in Nottingham?

Nottingham is ideally situated within the heart of the East Midlands, making it the perfect location to travel to, from anywhere in the UK. It really does have something for everyone and Nottingham Venues is a great base to explore what it has to offer.

Nottingham Station provides a regular train service and both the bus and tram routes link our venues with the City Centre.  For overseas guests, East Midlands Airport is only 13 miles away and the Skylink bus service can be accessed from the airport, directly into the City.

For those wanting to explore the City and its history during their stay, Nottingham Castle, the National Justice Museum and the City of Caves and Wollaton Hall are a must. Those wanting to watch live theatre or music can visit the Motorpoint Arena, Theatre Royal and Concert Hall or the famous Rock City.

If sport is what you love, you are spoilt for choice as Nottingham is home to Nottingham Forest, Notts County, Nottingham Panthers, Nottingham Rugby and of course Trent Bridge.

Contact Us

Why choose Nottingham venues?

No matter the occasion, our versatile venues and attentive staff ensure a memorable experience. For bespoke solutions, fill in the form below, and a dedicated member of our team will be in touch shortly. 

Team members at reception