Room Hire

We offer room hire at competitive prices. We have a variety of rooms suitable for meetings, lectures, training, workshops, community activities and much more.

Room hire is available 9am-9pm Monday to Thursday and 9am-4pm on Fridays. Outside of these hours, room hire is available at the discretion of the Centre and there may be an additional charge outside our core hours.

For parties, we offer a special rate of £100.00 for exclusive hire of the centre for four hours (use of the main kitchen is charged additionally).

St Sidwell’s Community Centre is located in the heart of Exeter, with easy access for public transport. We are located within a five minute walk of the main bus station, a 10 minute walk from Exeter Central Rail Station and 15 minutes drive from the M5 motorway. Cycle parking is available onsite.

Room Hire Cost details

Monday to Thursday 9am Until 9pm, Friday’s 9am until 5pm

On Saturdays rooms cost £20.00 per hour and are available from 10am to 4pm

Room Room Size Price
Per Hour
Max in a Circle Max in a Boardroom
Max in a Theatre

The Harry Hems Room


11ft wide,
25ft long
£10.00 20 14 20

The Peter Hennis Room


11ft wide,
20ft long
£10.00 20 14 20

Old Chapel


13ft wide,
20ft long
£12.50 20 16 25



16ft wide,
36ft long
£15.00 30 20 30



23ft wide,
19ft long
£15.00 40 30 40
Café Space (After 5pm Mon -Thu) Large £25.00 Including use of the small kitchen.  (Discuss with staff).
Main Kitchen (After 5pm Mon – Thu) N/A £30.00 (Discuss with staff)



All rooms apart from Sidwella, have free access to the internet and have a whiteboard fitted.

Equipment/facilities available

  • Tables and chairs – just let us know how you want them set up
  • Laptops
  • Wi Fi (50 Mbs) and/or Ethernet Connections
  • Digital Projectors
  • Printing and photocopying facilities
  • Full disability access, disabled toilet and a hearing loop
Other equipment we can provide
Projector with screen £8.00 per session
Laptop £10.00 per session
Flipchart with paper £6.00 per session
Teas and coffees (as per our menu) from £1 per person per cup
Hot water & mugs for your own tea/coffee £5 per session

Just let us know what you need and we will do the rest.

Refreshments can be purchased from our café during opening hours.

Buffet catering can also be arranged through the café.

Please email or call us on 01392 666 222 if you are interested in booking a room.

A talk about the heritage of St Sidwells in the Rougemont Room
Rougemont Room
group of people enjoying the cafe area.
Cafe Area