Photo: event facilities at Rydal Hall, Ambleside

Event facilities

Rydal Hall has six meeting rooms available to host up to one hundred people. Facilities can be hired for a number of hours or days as required and with our kitchen team producing delicious home-cooked meals, we can offer a range of catering options to suit each visit.

These are the meeting rooms:

The Bishop’s Room and Loughrigg Room:

  • each provide for up to 8 people boardroom-style and also offer sofa seating areas.

The Library:

  • can host 12 people boardroom-style
  • plus 8 on comfortable sofas and armchairs.

The Drawing Room:

  • can accommodate up to 50 people theatre-style.

The Old Kitchen

  • accommodates up to 50 people
  • situated on the ground floor beside the Bar
  • tables, chairs, fixed projector screen and fully carpeted
  • low lighting possible and strip lighting for brighter environment.

The Bishop Bulley Barn:

  • can accommodate up to 100 people
  • with its own toilet facilities, stage and minstrel’s gallery
  • it is perfect for larger events, practical workshops, celebrations, dances and training events