We’ve put together some of HeadBox’s best venue hire Bristol has to offer. Here are our top 12!

If you’re on the hunt for a Bristol venue for your next meeting, off-site or event then look no further! Take a look at the best venue hire Bristol has to offer!

Whether it’s for private room hire for a corporate meeting, a private party venue for a formal seated dinner reception or a quirky cocktail bar for a drinks reception we’ve got a venue that will suit your needs perfectly.

1. The Everyman

Large cinema showing an old film

First up, we have The Everyman, a unique private party venue in Bristol.

This restored 1920’s cinema is ideally located on Whiteladies Road and has 3 screening rooms and a stunning artistic bar area.

The screening rooms can accommodate from 85 to 243 guests and are all fully equipped with state of the art sound systems and HD Satellites.

2. The Lounge, The Square Club

Bright lounge with Large gold mirror

The Lounge, is a private party room within the Square Club, one of the finest restaurants in Bristol and a fantastic Space for any event!

Award-winning food and first class service, all within stylish and artistic surroundings. This party venue offers an elegant Space that is ideal for any event from informal meetings, a sit down dinner or an impressive reception area for a drinks and canapé evening to remember!

3. Steinbeck & Shaw

bar with leather sofas bright lighting and graffiti art on the walls
Steinbeck & Shaw is a quirky bar in central Bristol, perfect for a whole company party or workshop Space.
With Shoreditch inspired street art gracing the walls, the environment at Steinbeck & Shaw inspires creativity.
With a capacity for 396 Guests, the Space could be used as an unusual conference venue.  Plus, with a late alcohol license, seamlessly take your Guests from day through to evening, without having to move locations.

4. Bristol Aquarium

blue-lit corridor with large fish tank

Bristol Aquarium is available for private hire and can make a truly spectacular setting for a drinks reception, party or celebration that your Guests definitely won’t forget!

You and your Guests can take a stroll, drink in hand, and admire the array of sea creatures on display from colorful clownfish to leopard sharks!

With its tented ceiling and atmospheric ambiance, the unique Bristol Aquarium foyer is also ideal for evening dinners and parties. A great unusual Space for venue hire Bristol. 

5. Planetarium

planetarium with projection of space

The Bristol Planetarium is a unique venue for hire for your next big event. Host your own private show with an expert guide to take you and your Guests through the galaxies on an adventure you won’t forget.

The Planetarium has a capacity if 98 and comes equipped with 360-degree digital 3D, 4K Ultra High Definition and incredible 7.1 surround sound all at your disposal.

If you’re looking for a Space that’s out of this world, then this venure hire Bristol is for you!

6. The Restaurant, The Lido

well lit outdoor swimming pool
For something historic and utterly unique, why not host your private dining event at The Lido?
With easy links to Bristol city centre, this could be the perfect choice of unusual venue for a group of up to 100 Guests for seated dining or 150 Guests for standing drinks reception.
The Restaurant sits on the old viewing gallery overlooking the pool, making an atmospheric choice of venue for any event. Whether you choose a sit down meal or canapes and drinks, your Guests will never forget this amaizng event venue in Bristol.

7. Velocity, PRYZM

nightclub with dance floor and bar and seating areas
Next on our list of the top venue hire in Bristol is PRYZM. With top-of-the-range sound and light technology, plus your very own bar with an alcohol licence, this Space is perfect for any event.
The expanse of floor Space and built-in booths and areas makes this venue versatile for seating arrangements.
Hire PRYZM for a large conference or for a drinks reception, in a Space that is built for entertaining.

8. Top Table, Racks Bar and Kitchen

quirky meeting room with bare brickwork

Hire the Top Table at Racks Bar & Kitchen in Clifton, Bristol, for a great private party venue.

This modern Space is packed with cool interiors and a relaxed atmosphere and is just a short distance away from the city centre.

Yet another great option for venue hire Bristol has to offer.

The Top Table is ideal for board room style meetings of up to 12 guests, group lunches for up to 14 guests, creative meeting spaces or team celebrations!

This Space is equipped with HD Screens, free WiFi and a full alcohol license to accommodate all your needs. 

9. The Attic, The Milk Thistle

Attic room with black slanted walls

Situated on the top floor of The Milk Thistle, The Attic holds up to 40 guests for a drinks reception or 16 guests for a seated dinner reception.

The Attic comes equipped with a pop-up bar which can be set to serve a short cocktail list. 

The Space also comes with its own stereo system which is compatible with a laptop or iPod so you can play your own personalised playlist all night long!

10. Spoke and Stringer Café

chic cafe with blue cushioned seating

Spoke & Stringer Café is packed with adventure and can accommodate 40 guests for a seated reception and 60 guests for a standing reception.

If you’re looking for one of the best options for venue hire Bristol then look no more! 

With plenty of natural daylight, WiFi access, state of the art speakers and sound system, as well as a full alcohol license this is a great option for a private party venue in Bristol.

11. Platform 14, Engine Shed

turfed area at the engine shed

Engine Shed is the ultimate Space for offsite team activities, awards ceremonies, networking events, or product launches.

Renowned as a hub for entrepreneurs, innovators and industry leaders, this is the venue if you are looking to inspire and encourage collaboration.

There are options to add adjoining areas for any additional presentations, exhibitions, or networking areas.

12. The Passenger Shed, Brunel’s Old Station

warehouse with yellow arched ceiling

Brunel’s Old Station is the ideal venue for Conferences, Exhibitions, Dinner parties, Product Launches and Office Christmas parties. This Grade 1 listed Victorian building is one of the largest private venues in the South West.

Brunel’s original adjoining Passenger Shed is now an atmospheric conference venue which can accommodate up to 650 guests for a seated reception and up to 800 guests with two adjoining rooms.

So there you have it, our ‘Top 12 Venues to Hire in Bristol’ for any upcoming events. If you would like to see more fantastic Spaces, take a look at our Bristol collection.
Don’t forget, if you need a hand finding the perfect Space, you can get in touch with our concierge team on support@headbox.com – they’re always happy to help!