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Sunninghill Hall

Our hall offers a large floor space (approx. 14m x 10m) plus a stage (5.5m x 10m) complete with curtains. A projector and screen are available to hire and our sound system may also be hired*.

Inside there is a fully fitted kitchen available to hire which is suitable for most catering needs: hire also includes crockery and cutlery for 100 people.

The hall has 16 large rectangular tables 6ft x 2ft 6” and 100 folding chairs: larger parties can be accommodated please speak to our Events Manager.

The hall can accommodate up to 200 people seated in theatre style and 400 standing.

*AV Technician required, please contact our Events Manager.

Party Hire

Children’s Birthday Parties

The hall is a perfect space for a child’s birthday party offering ample room internally for a bouncy castle, and also direct access to a large grass area to the rear.

Other parties and celebrations

The Sunninghill Hall is a great party space for grown-ups, daytime or evening!

We maintain a file of the contact details of a wide range of party specialists for those extra special and final touches including: venue dressing; lighting technicians; fireworks; balloons; outside caterers from pizza to fish and chips to hog roasts.

We can also put you in touch with providers who can supply your party with a paid bar for guests to purchase drinks: we also keep on file details of local DJs, Bands and other Musicians – just let us know your style and vibe!

Sports and Fitness Use

Our Hall is ideal for indoor sports: a recently re-laid wooden floor is lined for Badminton with nets supplied and we also have two full size table tennis tables available to hire. Removable window grilles make the space ideal for ball games.

The Hall is also a great space for indoor keep fit activities including firm favourites such as Zumba, Boxercise, Yoga and Circuit Training.

If you would like to start a regular class or session get in touch for availability options.

Thinking of something more complex such as a longer or specialist event or tournament? We can help you make this possible!

General Hire

The Hall is a large, bright and airy space that is flooded with sunlight during the summer months and is warm and toasty during the winter. The Hall is surrounded on two sides by mature lawn and trees and there are two doors to give access to this outdoor area.

Users have free onsite parking and by foot, it is within easy walking distance to Dorchester town centre and its many public transport options.

Suitable for many uses you can hire the Hall for a one off event or a regular weekly/monthly meeting.

Have a plan in mind or a germ of an idea? Our Events Manager is on hand to talk through the options available to you.