Badminton School

Facilities for hire at Badminton School

Badminton School’s extensive range of excellent indoor and outdoor facilities are available for regular or one-off hire. Companies, clubs and coaches, plus community groups and families from Bristol and beyond have enjoyed the benefits of booking with Badminton. We are very proud to have welcomed them and look forward to welcoming you.


Badminton School is set within stunning walled grounds on the edge of the Westbury-on-Trym in Bristol. We are a short distance from the city centre and a similarly short hop from Junctions 17 and 18A of the M5. There is parking available on site and buses regularly stop outside the main entrance. 

Our enviable location and beautiful, exclusive setting combine to make us conveniently close to everywhere in Bristol and the South West, yet feel miles from anywhere. 


Our facilities provide perfect opportunities for:

They include:

  • Halls and creative environments for conferences and performances
  • Outdoor event and exhibition space (terraced lawned gardens and marquee hire)
  • Wedding reception and dining room
  • Indoor and outdoor sports facilities
  • Classrooms and other spaces for teaching and meetings
  • Boarding facilities (during the Summer, Easter and Christmas holidays)

They are regularly used by:

  • Businesses and organisations
  • Educational and cultural organisations
  • Families and social groups
  • Film production and location photography companies
  • Partnerships among the community 
  • Personal trainers, teachers and coaches
  • Sports clubs and lesson providers



The School’s amenities are increasing in popularity with businesses and organisations, through community groups and clubs, to private coaches and trainers. They are looked after by an experienced team that we have dedicated to managing our hire and event services.

Badminton School Events – BaSE for short – is led by our Director of Finance and Operations,  assisted by the friendly, focussed BaSE team who are available to take care of you and everything you need before, during and after you’ve made a booking.

The BaSE team’s experience with all manner of events and lettings at the School means that whether you’ve booked a room for a few hours, the pool or pitch for a day, or the whole site for a week, you can be confident that all will run smoothly and successfully. To put it another way, the BaSE team is your team.

Badminton School Events logoWhatever you need just let us know. The BaSE team are friendly, flexible and more than happy to help you, your club,  community group or company.

Email [email protected]
or call  0117 905 5200


Can you offer a food and drink package along with venue hire?

Whether you and your colleagues, clients or club-mates are here for a presentation, practice session or party, you may want to provide people with food and drink.

You are welcome to arrange this independently. Alternatively, via our friends at Alistair Currie Events or with our skilled in-house catering service, we can provide you with everything from teas, coffees and fresh pastries, to three-course meals with silver service and gala entertainment. 

We can prepare seasonal hospitality menus for you to select from, arrange street-food vendors within the gardens and grounds, or a weekend buffet brunch. As we’re located within one of the country’s best food cities, the options are almost endless!

What are your hire charges?

The following prices are a guideline to our rates. Please get in touch to discuss your individual requirements.

Prices are correct from January 2023:

  • Day delegate rate - £39.00 (includes coffee/tea and lunch)
  • Overnight stay - £55.00
  • Room Hire from £120 per day
  • Filming - £1,750 per day

Leisure facilities – hourly rate:

  • Swimming Pool - £85.00
  • Sports Centre - £55.00
  • Fitness/Dynamic Suite - £40.00
  • All-weather pitch - £95.00
  • Tennis Court - £20.00

What is your availability like?

As we are a fully operational boarding and day school, our facilities are only available at certain times of the day and throughout the year.

To give you an idea:

Business and Conference facilities: Evenings, weekends and during our school holidays.

Weddings: Good availability for Easter and May Half Term 2022, Summer and Christmas holidays 2021.

Currently our swimming pool and all-weather pitch is fully booked but we have good availability for the Sports Hall, gym and tennis courts.

Educational course, residential stays and summer schools: We are fully booked for Summer 2021 but have good availability for Easter 2022.

Is there parking on the Campus?

Yes there is limited parking available on our Campus, however, there is ample of off-street parking within walking distance of the main entrance.

How accessible is the venue?

Our venues are accessible, although some rooms and spaces are restricted. (e.g we do not have lifts to go up to another level). Please contact our team for more information.