Open to the Community

Our 'Open to the Community' offering is just that - open for our community to make full use of. You may want to hire a meeting room, book a sports court or even book a party in our award-winning restaurant.

Below is an outline of just some of the services we offer but nothing speaks louder than coming to see it for yourself. We have a dedicated team of experts at both Welwyn Garden City and St Albans campuses who can assist you in making a great event tailored to your every need.

We look forward to welcoming you to our campus soon or you can get in touch now for more details about our services.


St Albans Venue Hire

We have various unique settings for you to choose from either from the Mansion House, our beautiful grounds or our array of meeting and class rooms

Welwyn Garden City Venue Hire

At the Welwyn Garden City Campus we have a range of flexible space for hire, suitable for any event or occasion.

The Stables Restaurant

The Stables is a fully functioning restaurant that has been built to the highest standard to train the next generation of chefs,

Sports Zone

Just a few miles from St Albans City centre, the Sports Zone at Oaklands College offers state-of-the-art sporting and events facilities.

Oasis Hair & Beauty

Oasis Hair & Beauty salon was created at Oaklands College to create a professional environment where our hair and beauty students could learn their craft.

Equestrian Centre

We have one of the best equestrian departments in the country and run equine lessons and courses for all levels

Animal Antics Parties

Book a fun-filled animal party at our Habitat Centre today!

Business Training Solutions

The training provision at Oaklands College aims to meet the needs of our business community.

Summer Camps

Lessons combine theory and practice and our tutors are friendly, experienced and highly-qualified.

Acorns Nursery

Acorns Nursery is a 50 place day care setting for children between the ages of 3 months and 5 years. We are based in a homely converted Manor House within the rural grounds of Oaklands College, St Albans Campus, Smallford.