Room Hire


Leicester Rowing Club facilities are available for hire for any private functions, wedding receptions, parties, business meetings and seminars. Wifi available

Prices start from just £70 and facilities offer a unique setting with a traditional twist and the background of the local waterways will add distinction to your event. A fully stocked bar, wooden sprung dance floor, lounge area for up to 140 people and car parking for over 50 vehicles will all help make your event a success.




Price without Bar

Price with Bar

Lounge Only




Lounge and Function Room





Saturdays - 7pm - midnight

Early access is available from 3pm to setup, please ask for details.


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To secure a confirmed booking please download a booking form and post the completed form with a £50 deposit cheque made out to Leicester Rowing Club to:

Social & Events Secretary
Leicester Rowing Club
Upperton Road



Frequently Asked Questions

Q - How many people can the room hold?
A - The Lounge area can hold a maximum of 40, both rooms together can hold 140
Q - What parking facilities do you have?
A - We have ample free parking onsite with enough spaces for approx 50 cars
Q - What time does the bar close?
A - Leicester Rowing Club has a license until midnight
Q - What drinks do you stock?
A - We have a wide variety of bottled beers, wine and spirits.  
Q - Is access available before the event to setup?
A - Yes, we can provide your own access to setup the rooms
Q - Can we hire a DJ or band?
A - Yes, a DJ, band or similar entertainment is fine
Q - Do you provide tables and chairs?
A - There are a number of small tables and chairs in the lounge area and a limited number of larger tables. If you require a sit down meal we suggest you hire your own tables
Q - What food preparation facilities do you have?
A - We have a fully functional kitchen, hot water and tables to prepare and serve food.
Q - Can we hire in outside catering?
A - Yes providing they can operate within the space available
Q - Can we provide our our alcohol? 
A - Our license conditions do not permit hirers to bring their own alcohol with the exception of wine served during a catered sit down meal.  A corkage fee per bottle will be levied
Q - Are there any restricted dates?
A - If the requested date clashes with any major rowing events its possible the room wont be available.
Q - Are the facilities available all year round?
A - Yes but Leicester Rowing Club only has a license to hire its bar for a maximum of 12 events throughout the year, please book early to avoid disappointment.