The Rooms

Victoria Hall has three floors, with the Main Hall, Evans Room and Shipley College Centre of Excellence on the ground floor, and the York Room, Dale Room, Glen Room and Main Hall balcony on the first floor. The lower ground floor is leased to Shipley College.

There are 5 rooms available to hire, which can be used individually or in conjunction with other rooms. We can host meetings for 2 people up to theatre-seating for 350.

Each floor is accessible, with flat level access to our Lockwood Street entrance, and a lift to all levels. We also have accessible toilets on the ground and first floors.

The Main Hall

The glorious Main Hall on the ground floor takes centre stage at the heart of the venue.

With its double storey windows, 10 metre high ceiling, fully sprung dance floor (which can be turned on or off), large stage and traditional Victorian balcony, it’s a room to impress.

The Main Hall has over 296 square metres of floor space, and can accommodate up to 350 people theatre style and up to 180 people banquet style. It can equally cater for 100 banquet style with a good size dance floor.

Specifically available with the Main Hall (ask for details):

Pantry kitchen (reheat only)
In house bar
In-built sound system for microphones (also available) or background music
Wurlitzer organ (by arrangement with the Cinema Organ Society)

Capacities
Theatre 350
Banquet (sit down meal) 180
Cabaret 130
Classroom 80
Drinks reception 350
Balcony seating 60

The other room on the ground floor is the Evans Room.

The Evans Room

The serene and elegant Evans Room on the ground floor is ideal for small to medium size events, or as a room to complement the Main Hall.

With its high ceiling and tall windows looking over the front garden, delicate pale green decoration and recently recovered original wooden floor, it’s a room fit for any occasion, whether wedding ceremony or team building day out.

The Evans Room can accommodate up to 120 people theatre style and up to 100 people banquet style.

Capacities
Theatre 120
Banquet (sit down meal) 100
Cabaret 60
Classroom 80
U-shape 50
Boardroom 48
Drinks reception 140

The York Room

Upstairs, the large, warmly decorated York Room is perfect for medium-size events, and often used as a wedding breakfast and reception room for weddings with up to 100 guests.

With high ceilings and tall windows overlooking Saltaire, elegant peach/pink decoration and wooden floorboards, it’s one of the rooms that we’re regularly told is a favourite.

The York Room can accommodate up to 120 people theatre style and up to 100 people banquet style.

It is possible to have a mobile bar set up on the first floor landing. The smaller Dale Room (across the landing) is often used as a chill-out or changing room, or as a reheat kitchen space.

Capacities
Theatre 120
Banquet (sit down meal) 100
Cabaret 60
Classroom 80
U-shape 50
Boardroom 48
Drinks reception 140

The Glen Room

Upstairs, the Glen Room is one of our most delightful spaces, with tall windows on three sides offering stunning views across Saltaire, Shipley Glen and the surrounding landscape.

With high ceilings, delicate pale green decoration and bright spacious feel, the Glen Room is often used for wedding ceremonies, meetings and seminars.

The Glen Room can accommodate up to 80 people theatre style and up to 40 people banquet style.

The Dale Room is often used in addition to the Glen Room, as a chill-out space or for buffet service catering, to complement training days and workshops.

Capacities
Theatre 80
Banquet (sit down meal) 50
Cabaret 36
Classroom 40
U-shape 32
Boardroom 36
Drinks reception 80

The Dale Room

The small but perfectly formed Dale Room is in the centre of our rooms for hire on the first floor. Often used to complement the York or Glen rooms, it’s also well appointed for smaller events.

With high ceilings and tall windows overlooking Victoria Road, it’s an excellent space for workshops, group meetings and intimate music performances.

Capacities
Theatre 40
Classroom 20
U-shape 20
Boardroom 20
Drinks reception 40