Room Hire

Leicester Rowing Club facilities are available to hire for private functions including parties, wedding receptions and live bands.  Our function rooms 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 with late license, wooden sprung dance floor, 2 rooms with capacity for up to 150 people and ample free parking will all help to make your event a success.


Opening Hours

Early access can be arranged to set up for your function.

  • Friday 7pm – 12 midnight
  • Saturday 7pm – 12 midnight.  An earlier start time can be arranged in the case of daytime wedding receptions

Frequently Asked Questions

Q – How many people can the room hold?
A – The Lounge area holds a maximum of 50, both rooms together can hold 150
Q – What parking facilities do you have?
A – We have 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 – 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, live band or similar entertainment is permitted
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 suitable for laying out buffet food. 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 kitchen facilities suitable for preparing buffets and self-serving food
Q – Can we hire in outside catering?
A – Yes providing they can operate within the space available
Q – Can we provide our own drinks?
A – To comply with our license conditions all alcoholic drinks must be purchased at the bar.  In the case of a sit down meal with wine we charge a £7 corkage fee.
Q – What options are there for playing music?
A – Our bar has a sound system suitable for playing background music.  In addition we have a set of larger speakers and disco lights suitable for a DIY disco playing music off a laptop\phone.


  • Lounge\Bar area only (capacity 50) – £100
  • Both rooms (capacity 150) – £200

A £50 refundable deposit is required to secure your booking



To arrange a visit to view our facilities or to ask any questions related to room hire please Contact Us and a club representative will get in touch.