University Of Cumbria Venue Hire

University of Cumbria logo

University Of Cumbria Venue Hire

University Of Cumbria Venue Hire

Each of our campuses have fantastic facilities that can be hired out for conferences and events.

Ambleside – A Jewel in the Lake District’s Crown

This small town offers a wealth of things to see and do in the heart of one of the world’s most well-known national parks – the Lake District.

On campus you will find a range of facilities including a library, halls of residence and The Barn, a flexible space with social and meeting areas including a small café. This picturesque town has everything you would expect from a campus set among the fells of the Lake District.

Facilities include:

  • Lecture theatre seating for up to 100 delegates
  • 80 single bedrooms available during the summer, with 70 new ensuite rooms available in 2017
  • Flexi-meeting rooms
  • Spacious foyer area – ideal for exhibitions and dining
  • Catered and self-catered services

All areas are fully accessible for wheelchair users. Hearing-aid loops available.

For any queries, or to discuss your event requirements with our Ambleside team, email us or call 01539 430224.

Carlisle – City of the Lakes

With a bustling city centre, beautiful surroundings and a wealth of history, Carlisle is a fantastic city rich in both culture and heritage. The city is on the West Coast Main Line and M6 motorway. The university has two campuses in Carlisle.

Fusehill Street campus

A ten minute walk from the railway or bus station and set on the grounds of a previous maternity and wartime military hospital, Fusehill Street is the university’s second largest campus.

Facilities include the sports centre and gym, halls of residence, Skiddaw dining hall, Calva bar, a chapel and a modern Learning Gateway building ideal for conferences, events and meetings.

Brampton Road campus

Our Brampton Road campus is approximately a 20 minute walk from the city centre. The campus boasts halls of residence, a theatre with two performance spaces, well-equipped studio spaces and ‘The Works’, an eatery which serves up both hot meals and cold snacks.