Event hire

Southsea Castle hosts a number of events throughout the year, for private and public functions alike.

With a whole host of different areas available to hire (everything from the keep to the courtyard and even the moat!) there is certain to be somewhere that fits the bill.

For information on areas available to hire and pricing details, please see the table below. These prices are for illustration purposes – please email us or call 023 9283 4737 to discuss your individual requirements.

Southsea Castle hire charges (in £, excluding VAT):

Monday – ThursdayFriday – SundayMonday – ThursdayFriday – Sunday
Daily rate (10am – 5pm)460645470660
Evening rate (7.30pm – 11pm)8561,2008751,225
Out-of-season evening rate (November – February)205205210210
Meeting room
Daily rate (10am – 5pm)60756075
Evening rate (7.30pm – 11pm)255280260285
The Keep
Daily rate (10am – 5pm) *Mondays incur +£120510510520520
Evening rate (7pm – 11pm)2,2452,2452,2902,290
The Moat500700510715
The Courtyard460645470660
Additional staff charge for all bookings made outside of regular opening times122122130130
Admin charge (based on 3-4 hrs average)6363

On New Year’s Eve there’s a 50% increase in all charges
For hourly rates, divide the above rate by number of hours and add 20%

Find out more about hiring Southsea Castle for your event here.