Venue Hire

Ushaw has a variety of spaces available that will make your event unforgettable

The Perfect Location

Set within 500 acres of nature, just four miles from Durham City Centre.

Ushaw has a variety of spaces available including up-to-date conference facilities, function rooms, a beautiful victorian theatre and large outdoor spaces. 


Your Event


1 - 256 capacity
dependent on rooms required


From light refreshments to 3 course meals, we can cater to your requirements


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Conferences & Meetings

Conference and presentation facilities for up to 256 people

With residential, full and half day packages available, we can cater to your requirements.

Take time during your day to explore our amazing Historic House, Chapels & Gardens – a complementary addition to your visit. 


Our beautiful function rooms are suitable to hire for special occasions

The ground floor of the main house provides remarkable spaces where you will discover lavish Pugin interiors.

The Parlour is perfect for a formal birthday dinner up to 54 guests, and the Refectory is a unique and beautiful setting for a larger party up to 160 guests.

Filming & Photography

Ushaw has a variety of great locations suitable for television, film and photography

Most recently, Ushaw has been featured on Matt Baker: Travels with Mum and Dad and Jill Halfpenny’s Easter Journeys

Commercial Workspaces & Studios

Ushaw is home to a large community of artists, craftspeople and small businesses

We are always keen to discuss opportunities with small and medium sized businesses who may be interested in relocating to Ushaw.  



Please email and a member of our team will be in touch