Hire Our Rooms

Filwood Community Centre is a central hub for south Bristol, with many spaces available for hire for parties, events, conferences, workshops, dance, rehearsals, arts and more. We are a 2 minute walk from the 90 bus into central Bristol, and future metro bus stop.

MAIN HALL (£30ph)

Our main hall has a stage, licensed bar and space for 240 seated at tables with a dance floor available, 350 standing. It is perfect for celebrating big occasions – weddings, engagements, birthdays, christenings and any other event marked in your family life.
Morning 8am – 12 midday  £120. Evening 6pm – 12 midnight £170. Full day 8am – 12 midnight £300
59ft x 37ft 7in not including stage (14ft 4in height)


This space is light and bright and great for all kinds of activities including sports and kids parties (our windows make it unfortunately impossible to allow you to play ball games sorry – except ping pong and other light ball games.) 61ft 5 in x 29ft 8 in (16ft height). 125 capacity.
Special offer for new off peak bookings on our Sports Hall
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm : £80 per day (save £80) /
£300 per week (save £500!!!) / £1,000 for 4 weeks (save £2,200!)
Limited time only T+Cs apply (usually £20ph for parties, £15ph for groups)


(Meeting room images by Ibolya Feher) The board room layout seats 20-25, but could be rearranged should you wish. There are flipcharts and a white screen for projections, and drinks making facilities available. 24ft x 20ft


The room is ideal for small events and clubs, seats 35 in rows, has a small stage, screening wall, and will soon have a projector and speaker and small PA available. 22ft x 20 ft (stage 20x 8ft 8in) available evenings and weekends

THE STUDIO ( £17ph)

The Studio is ideal for dance and theatre rehearsals and groups. There is a a small kitchen area, mirrored wall, and screening wall. 45 people max. 32ft x 20ft
Discounts available for local groups, regular bookings
plus special rates for individual use for rehearsals (off peak Mon-Fri 9-4pm)

THE GALLERY (fully booked, not available)

gallery set up.jpg
Image by Ibolya Feher

Three adjoining rooms; a small office space, large meeting room with kitchen and artworks courtesy of Knowle West Media Centre, and play/art space. Perfect for a mix use such as meetings, workshops, and creche. Up to 25 capacity.
(Total size similar to The Studio.)

THE COURTYARD (£50pd suggested donations to the garden fund )

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Half of the garden is shown here, the other half is plain grass and is perfect for garden parties and a market is also being planned .With many thanks to our volunteer gardener and friends for all their hard work!


Open Tues- Thurs 9.30-2.30pm, run by Re:work, this room is also available to run a pop up café other days and times.

Images above (except Gallery + meeting room) by Lewis Campbell resident/volunteer.

THE DARKROOM (£7.50ph)

Traditional dark room for personal use £7.50 per hour. Plus beginners and intermediate Darkroom courses starting. Analogue photography equipment, courses + tuition available. Contact marcusjohnway@gmail.com for info.

Suitable for 1-1 sessions, beauty and therapy training and sessions. Fits two therapy beds or 4 chairs very comfortably.

IT SUITE (£17ph)
Three adjoining rooms, currently in use most days but contact us if interested. The space includes an IT room, and kitchen area (and an office space which is currently rented out fully). Seats 20. (Total size similar to PB Events Room.)

Great for small band rehearsals and music workshops – coming in the new year £7ph / £25 per 4 hour session, or £80 for 4 sessions booked weekly/per month. We are interested in additional offers of time and materials such as sound proofing and wall mountable PA.

Some rooms have discounts available for regular bookings and local groups!
Contact June the Centre Manager about bookings or call our main line 0117 914 9216.
We suggest you check our events and activities listings before calling for availability. Please book early to avoid disappointment.