Badminton School

Badminton Enterprises

Badminton School is set in stunning walled grounds in Westbury-on-Trym within 3 miles of the centre of Bristol. The site boasts a number of beautiful venues that can be utilised by the local community and wider public during the school holidays. Current options include:

  • Hire of Astro pitch, tennis courts, indoor heated swimming pool.
  • Hall hire
  • Boarding facilities during the longer holidays (Summer, Easter and Christmas)
  • Outdoor hire of gardens
  • Art space hire
  • Classroom hire 

There is a large car park within the grounds and good public transport links to the School. 

Our site provides perfect opportunities for:

  • Residential lets
  • Wedding receptions
  • Filming location or photo shoots
  • Art events
  • Hall hire with stage
  • Sporting lets
  • Outdoor events such as Fetes or outdoor cinema/plays
  • Meeting rooms
  • Exercise classes

Residential lettings

The School has three boarding houses available to let out during the longer holidays.

Bartlett House: Aimed at the younger years boarding, there are 36 beds available in this house. Rooms are made up of approximately 4 beds each. This boarding house also has 2 common rooms.

Sanderson House: With bedrooms holding between 3 – 4 students each, this boarding house holds 91 students. Each room has bunkbeds with desks underneath, communal showers and toilets are located on every floor in each wing of the building. With fantastic views over Bristol from the communal areas and kitchenettes on each floor, this boarding house has a lovely homely feel to it.

Sixth Form Centre: This boarding house is used for our Sixth Form students and comprises of single and double occupancy rooms. The maximum capacity is 95 beds. Set over two floors with shared amenities on each floor including ‘Brew Rooms’ for those breakfast and hot drink essentials. This boarding house has a lovely spacious common room that looks out over the small orchard. 


Meeting rooms

The school has a number of meeting rooms available for hire, from small informal rooms hosting 10 delegates around a table with audio visual aid, to the Peace Memorial Hall hosting up to 200 delegates theatre style with projector and screen.


Catering 

Our experienced in house catering team are at hand to provide for all of your catering needs, from teas, coffees and delicious pastries, to three course sit down meals. We have a seasonal hospitality menu that you can choose from; or for bespoke events we can create the perfect menu. Our fresh food suppliers are all from the local area and we pride ourselves in sourcing the best local ingredients around.


Contact

To discuss your requirements in further details, please contact our Operations Manager, James Lindsay; jlindsay@badmintonschool.co.uk


Spaces to Hire

Peace Memorial Hall

This beautiful hall, which seats up to 250 people, can be hired for conferences, as a performance space or dance hall.

Function Rooms

Badminton School has been used on occasions as a wedding venue as Northcote House, a Grade Two listed stately home with beautiful gardens, provides the ideal backdrop.  The large 160 seater dining room is ideal as a reception and can be included in larger bookings. Alternatively a marquee can be erected on the lawns outside Northcote. Classrooms of differing sizes can be used as training and seminar rooms for a range of functions.

Boarding Houses

The School has three boarding houses available to let out during the longer holidays.

Bartlett House: Aimed at the younger years boarding, there are 36 beds available in this house. Rooms are made up of approximately 4 beds each. This boarding house also has 2 common rooms.

Sanderson House: With bedrooms holding between 3 – 4 students each, this boarding house holds 91 students. Each room has bunkbeds with desks underneath, communal showers and toilets are located on every floor in each wing of the building. With fantastic views over Bristol from the communal areas and kitchenettes on each floor, this boarding house has a lovely homely feel to it.

Sixth Form Centre: This boarding house is used for our Sixth Form students and comprises of single and double occupancy rooms. The maximum capacity is 95 beds. Set over two floors with shared amenities on each floor including ‘Brew Rooms’ for those breakfast and hot drink essentials. This boarding house has a lovely spacious common room that looks out over the small orchard. 

Full size, All Weather Astro Pitch

An ideal venue for hockey clubs and as an athletics venue. The specialist nature of the playing surface means that it is not suitable for football.

Sports Centre

Sport takes centre stage with the opening of our new Sports Centre with a four court sports hall, climbing wall, fencing piste, cricket nets, state-of-the-art fitness suite, cardio and resistance room plus internal and external viewing galleries.

 

25m Indoor Swimming Pool

Perfect for swimming lessons, recreational swimming, aqua aerobics, canoeing, life guard training and swimming clubs.

Tennis and Netball Courts

The school has four outdoor tennis courts and four netball courts for hire by clubs and private coaches.

Junior School Hall

This is a smaller, intimate space, seating about 100 people, used in the past for yoga, pilates, wine tasting and smaller drama events.

Music rooms and performance space

A series of small, sound-proof practice rooms, all equipped with pianos, ideal for teaching and small music groups. Upstairs a larger performance space with excellent acoustics is ideal for intimate chamber music activities.

 

Creative Arts Centre

This fantastic airy space is ideal for Art Exhibitions or private viewings. Set at the back of a lovely frontage and within easy access of the car park, it is a perfect venue.

Whole Site Rental

The whole site is used currently by a series of educational establishments such as language schools and sports camps.