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Rooms to Hire


We are blessed with some amazing venues to hire for a variety of gatherings whether for a corporate or social event. The Tourist Information Centre offers a free booking service and can discuss additional requirements such as guided walks, visits to neighbouring attractions as well as numerous catering options. Contact us for more information.

Ely Museum

The Vernon Cross Room at Ely Museum is available to hire for a variety of activities that your business, society or group might like to hold.  This accessible and well equipped room is part of a self-contained annexe to Ely Museum, right in the centre of Ely.  The room also has a level entrance and an adapted disabled toilet.

Oliver Cromwell's House

For a meeting room with a difference, why not consider booking the Tithe Office at Oliver Cromwell’s House. This atmospheric, 17th Century, oak panelled room, is ideal for a variety of meetings, away days, corporate or social functions.  We also hire the whole house for filming purposes as well as Paranormal Investigations or team building exercises. All our refreshments have a 17th Century influence so whether it is a biscuit with your coffee, an afternoon tea or a full blown meal you can be assured of a unique tasting experience.  Check out our menus for more details.

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Ely Cathedral

With under floor heating and a modern catering facility, Ely Cathedral’s Lady Chapel is a wonderful combination of the best of old and new, providing a perfect setting for a private concert, banquet, wedding reception, presentation or exhibition.

Ely Boathouse

This iconic building where Cambridge University Rowing crews "prepare to win boat races" is now available to hire for a variety of events. It is a state of the art facility where architects have balanced function with asthetics to produce a large, comfortable, well equipped building with spaces that can be adapted to suit any event, including kitchen facilities and large outdoor balconies. We hire out meeting rooms from 8-35 people or, working with our event partners, we can seat up to 100 people (200 standing) for anything from seminars and workshops to private parties, weddings and corporate rowing events. If you want a room with a view, you will not be dissappointed!