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    Hire Royal Festival Hall

    Victor Frankowski

    Hire the Royal Festival Hall Auditorium for large-scale events for 2,500 guests

    London awards ceremony and conference venues don’t come more iconic than the Royal Festival Hall – a world-famous auditorium ideal for large-scale events.

    With a capacity of up to 2,500 people, the Royal Festival Hall Auditorium truly adds the wow factor to any event, making it perfect for conferences, AGMs, award ceremonies and film premieres. 

    This Grade I-listed venue is ideally situated on the banks of the River Thames with stunning panoramic views and fantastic transport links across London and the UK.

    The world-class concert hall has a state-of-the-art stage and rig, a large number of back-of-house areas and many of its original 1950s features. The Royal Festival Hall building offers a number of additional reception rooms, foyer and ancillary spaces that can be used for breakout rooms, catering and entertaining, in addition to the hire of the auditorium.

    Venue Hire Rates 2021/22

    • Half day: £11,260 (8am - 12.30pm / 12.30pm - 5pm)
    • All day: £20,250 (8am - 5pm)
    • Evening: £13,500 (5pm - 11pm)
    • 24 hours: £36,000 
    • Evening building closure: £56,275 (5pm - 11pm)
    • Full building closure: £84,410 (8am - 11pm)

    All prices are exclusive of VAT

    We offer a 10% discount to registered charities

    By having your event at the Royal Festival Hall, you are supporting our mission to keep the arts open and accessible to all.

    Get in touch

    Contact our specialist team for more information and to make a booking


    The Royal Festival Hall has fixed seating for 2,500