University of Bath

Hold your wedding or civil partnership reception on campus

Hire the Claverton Rooms for your wedding or civil partnership reception. We will help organise every aspect, allowing you to relax and enjoy your special day.

Bride and Groom celebrating their special day

Weddings and civil partnership receptions

Whether you’re planning an intimate celebration for a small group or a larger event, our experienced team will make sure that your reception is a memorable one.

We can offer a tailored wedding package, including catering and accommodation, to suit you and your guests.

Talk with a member of our team about planning your reception on 01225 385051 or email

The venue

Claverton Rooms is a large open space with idyllic views over the University lake, suitable for up to 350 guests, which you can hire for £800 a day.

You and your guests will have exclusive use of the venue on the day.

Find out more about our venue

Wedding menu and drinks packages

Choose from our set menus for your celebration, or we can work with you to create the menu of your choice.

Where possible we source local ingredients for our menus.

View our menu and drink packages


You can organise your own entertainment, like a band or DJ. We will work with you to accommodate any equipment and make the best use of the venue.

Guest accommodation

If your guests would like to stay overnight, we offer bed and breakfast or self-catering accommodation during the winter, spring and summer breaks.

Find out more about our guest accommodation


There are a number of car parks on the campus close to the Claverton Rooms that can accommodate you and your guests.

Find out more about visitor parking