LRC at Welwyn Garden City Campus, Oaklands College

Venue Hire - Welwyn Garden City Campus

You couldn't get more central to where we are in Welwyn Garden City, nestled right amongst the local amenities and close to travel links in and around the local area.


Oaklands College
The Campus
Welwyn Garden City

T: 01727 737000
E: hireoffacilities@oaklands.ac.uk

Much like it's St Albans counterpart, our Welwyn Garden City campus can house space on any scale, from small meeting rooms to to space of our main hall with its raised stage area. Here our catering teams can provide working lunches to your meeting rooms, evening drinks receptions and light buffets. Just tell us your brief and we'll work on providing the facilities that support your needs during your time on campus.

All bookings include the use of our free guest Wi-fi and parking for the duration of your event. Our teams will be able to give you full details of these facilities to share with your guests before they arrive.

In addition to general meeting and event spaces, this campus offers some unique facilities which have been created for the campuses specific course offerings which are also available for hire by the public.


Dance studio

If you want room, to shimmy and shake, our professional dance studio is fully set up ready for hire. With mirrored walls, a stereo system, a spring floor, changing room and that all-important air conditioning available, it's the perfect place to get to grips with your dancing feet.

The dance studio is fitted with fixed ballet barres and can accommodate up to 30 people.



Traditionally home to our Performing Arts students, our on-campus theatre space provide a perfect intimate venue for a performance, production, concert or lecture. The space is kitted out with a PA system and industry sound and lighting.

The theatre can accommodate 60 people seated. With the possibility for retractable seating, the space is again adaptable to the specific needs of your event.

Theatre at Welwyn Garden City Campus

Our Main Hall

At the heart of our Welwyn Garden City campus is the versatile, wooden staged, high ceilinged main hall which is a truly versatile space for a host of both college events and private hire.

With the space to accommodate over 250 people, a wooden floor and stage area with projector screen facilities, it's a great space to address a crowd. The floor can be carpeted if required, and we have the contacts to transform the space with effective lighting for a dramatic look if required.

Main Hall at Welwyn Garden City Campus

This space has been hired for private parties, weddings, conferences and training events. Here at College, we regularly use the space for termly Principal Briefings to all staff, Student Union conference days, and dress the space theatrically to create a striking backdrop and atmosphere for our Higher Education Graduation Ceremony.


Contact us for more details

01727 737000  hireoffacilities@oaklands.ac.uk