Lighthouse is a creative venue located just a ten-minute walk from Brighton station. With a choice of three flexible rooms, it is a popular venue for meetings, workshops, seminars, screenings and photo shoots. Our friendly and helpful events team provide first-rate support, as well as professional audiovisual equipment and quality catering on request.
Download our venue hire brochure here.
ROOMS FOR HIRE
The Conference Room is our most popular space for meetings, workshops, brainstorming and away-days. The room is bright and airy, is equipped with a data projector, and is fully air-conditioned.
Capacity: 14 classroom / 16 boardroom / 25 theatre style. Size: 45 sq metres.
Conference Room Rates
Mon-Fri: Half Day £150 / Full Day £280
The Digital Lounge is a large multi-purpose space, suitable for seminars, screening and workshops. Its flexible layout and size makes it ideal for interactive and hands-on workshops, and also provides a good backdrop for photo shoots. It is equipped with a data projector and is fully air-conditioned.
Capacity: 24 classroom / 50 theatre / 30 boardroom or cabaret style. Size: 76 sq metres.
Digital Lounge Rates
Mon-Fri: Half Day £150 / Full Day £280
The spacious Reception Area can be hired for break out sessions, refreshments and lunch breaks Mon-Fri when hiring one of our meeting rooms. Half Day, Mon-Fri: £20 / Full Day £40
We work with a range of catering partners, and can provide catering for breakfast meetings, business lunches and post-conference drinks and receptions.
Refreshments – Tea, coffee, biscuits: £2 + VAT per person (includes 2 servings).
Lunch – sandwiches, crisps, cakes and fruit: £7.50 + VAT per person.
We have a fully licensed mobile bar that can be hired with service staff. Individual quotes can be provided on request – please contact us for details.
All meeting rooms come equipped with wifi, air conditioning, a flipchart and pens. The Conference Room and Digital Lounge have ceiling mounted data projectors installed, as well as surround sound.
A Technician can be booked if required.
Mon- Fri Half Day: 0900-1300 / 1330-1730
Mon- Fri Full Day: 0900-1730
Evening & Weekends: Our standard opening hours are 0900-1730 Monday to Friday. Our venue is occasionally available to hire outside of these hours, subject to availability and our artistic programme.
Rates & discounts
All prices exclude VAT.
Charity/Non-profit discount 25%.
Room hire cancellation policy:
Less than 48 hours notice: 80% of room hire and equipment costs.
Less than 5 days notice: 30% of room hire and equipment costs.
How to Book
If you would like to speak to our events team about your booking or arrange a venue visit, please call Kizzie or Emma on 01273 647197 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Room hires are not confirmed until a completed room booking form is received.
Or fill in our enquiry form below:
Please note that public events, such as exhibitions and film screenings, are subject to approval by the Lighthouse programming team. If you would like to hire our space for a public event, please send a proposal with your enquiry.
28 Kensington Street
Transport & Accessibility
Lighthouse is about a ten-minute walk from Brighton train station and close to the city’s excellent bus links. The nearest bus stop to us is the Kensington Gardens stop on North Road. There are numerous cycle racks in nearby streets, particularly outside the Library in Jubilee Street.
Our venue is fully accessible for wheelchair users. We do not have access to any parking spaces at Lighthouse. The nearest disabled parking bay is in Robert Street.
The nearest car park to Lighthouse is situated on North Road. Though beware, the tariff can be very expensive after 9am. More info is here.
The most reasonably priced carpark is off Trafalgar Street, just two streets away from Lighthouse. More info is here.
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