Shelter Hall

Private hire

Where originality is discovered

Our venue is one-of-a-kind. With seven kitchens, two bars, balconies and terrace, there is no better place to celebrate. Be it for a special birthday, reception, corporate event, or intimate group dining experience, our on-site team is ready to help you with everything from food and drinks packages, to decor.

Take a look at the areas of Shelter Hall available to book and fill out our event enquiry form, our team will get back to you as soon as possible.


taken from the mezzanine level of Shelter Hall showing long tables on the ground floor, seven kitchens around the outside of the space and yellow and red coloured panes hanging from the ceiling

Main hall

With space for up to 300 seated in the main hall surrounded by all seven of the kitchens and our 10 metre bar, this is the perfect place to host larger parties. Our on-site team can help you plan your ideal layout, source stages, entertainment and decor, plus organise food and drinks packages. If you’re looking for even more room to celebrate, the whole of Shelter Hall is available for exclusive hire for parties of up to 600.

Skylark Cocktail bar lit up with atmospheric lighting, high and low tables for seating and a circle window looking out to the seafront

Skylark Cocktail Bar

The Skylark Cocktail Bar is tucked away on our first floor, perfect for groups of 20-50. Hiring the space gives you access to a private cocktail bar, exclusive drinks menus and food from all seven of our kitchens. With bespoke layout, audio access and assistance from our team – nights at Skylark are always ones to remember.


A room with balances and low and high tables with sunlight streaming in making shadows on the floor


Our mezzanine level overlooks the main hall while offering uninterrupted views of Brighton’s famous piers. With private hire giving you access to all five of our balconies, food and drink packages from all of our kitchens, plus bespoke layout options.

A large terrazzo table with seats set for 12 people. Lit by light installation above

Private dining room

With space for up to 14 and its very own Shelter Hall signature porthole window. Our private dining room is perfect for small gatherings, business meetings or a private celebration. Soak up views of Brighton’s famous pier with food from all seven of our kitchens and drinks from our bar brought to you by our staff. With a wall mounted TV and access to audio for the room, we’ve got everything you need.