Somerset Hall

You can hire Somerset Hall in Portishead for your party, dance, theatre production, conference or meeting.


  • bar - 45 people
  • half hall - 120 people (layout dependant)
  • seated meal - 180 people
  • dances, parties or theatre performance - up to 230 people (layout dependant)

Facilities, equipment, and refreshments

  • hot and cold refreshments available - please enquire
  • fully licensed staffed bar
  • outdoor terrace area

Somerset Hall is not manned unless there is an event. Access to the building at any other time will need to be prearranged.

Limited mobility access

Please note that all the space we have available for booking is on the first floor. This includes the hall, bar, foyer area, changing rooms, stage, and terrace.

Access is available via stairs or a passenger lift. For your reference, the lift dimensions are 140cm x 100cm (taking into account the handrail). It has a maximum load bearing weight of 500kg.

Somerset Hall

The Precinct, High Street, Portishead, BS20 6AH