Hire our amazing community spaces!

Please note: Due to current Covid-19 restrictions, we are unable to offer hall hire as we normally would and are subject to restrictions on the types of groups, group numbers and the make-up of any group. If you are interested in hiring the Main Hall or Club Room, please email info@thepiratecastle.org and we will discuss your requirements and do our very best to accommodate you.

The Pirate Castle is a unique and fully accessible community centre on the banks of the Regent's Canal in the heart of Camden Town.

Only 200 metres from Camden Lock and less than five minutes' walk from Camden Town tube station, The Pirate Castle is the perfect central London location for community events and activities of all kinds.

The Pirate Castle has been recently refurbished to a high standard. Facilities include a lift, induction loop, Wi-Fi access and modern, accessible toilets on the basement and street levels.

Click here to take a Virtual Tour of our characterful Main Hall.

Click here to take a Virtual Tour of our canal bankside and boat fleet.

Packages available for Children's Parties (3+ hours) and long-term/recurrent hire.

Our community spaces are available to hire for community and private/corporate events, such as projects and activity sessions, parties, concerts, meetings, conferences, team building days and much, much more. All of the money raised through the hire of our community spaces help fund our charitable activities, which provide adventurous recreation and training opportunities on The Regent's Canal for children, young people and disability groups.

Main Hall

photo inside the main hall

The biggest space in The Castle, the Main Hall is perfect for a wide variety of events and activities - from yoga, training sessions or conferences through to children's parties, celebration events, comedy nights and lots more!

• Seating capacity = 80 people; party capacity = up to 120 people
• Total area = approx. 120 square metres (12m x 10m)
• Panoramic window overlooking the bankside and picturesque Regent’s Canal
• Bathed in natural light from the large window and two massive sky lights
• Tables and chairs included in price
• Professional standard catering kitchen included in price
• Hot water urn, kettle, tea, coffee and sugar included in price. Bring your own milk!
• Large, roll-down projector screen and high-quality digital overhead projector
• Stereo system with CD player, mini-jack connectivity and speakers
• Ceiling mounted, sound-activated disco lights - perfect for parties, dances and celebrations!
• As we do not provide catering ourselves, feel free to bring in your own food or catering team

MAIN HALL HIRE RATES

Weekdays (Monday to Friday 9am - 6pm) = £50.00 per hour

Evenings (6pm - midnight) and weekends = £65.00 per hour (includes Duty Manager)

Please ensure you include enough time within your booking to set up the room before your event and clear up afterwards. An additional charge will be applied if you would like our staff to help with set up/down, chargeable at £20.00 for each hour's assistance (minimum charge of £20.00).

Additional Duty Manager (as required for larger events/adult parties) charged at + £10 p/h

Discounts available for charities, voluntary/community groups and state schools.

Packages available for Children's Parties (3+ hours) and long-term/recurrent hire.

A security deposit may be charged, depending upon the type and/or scale of event

Club Room

photo of the club room

If you're looking for a more relaxed and informal atmosphere for your event, meeting or workshop, why not use our Club Room?

This space is about half the size of the Main Hall and, although it's not as ‘plush’, it's very welcoming and cosy. Perfect for messier activities, or smaller more informal meetings.

• Capacity = up to 30 people
• Total area = approx. 60 square metres (10m x 6m)
• Windows overlooking the towpath picturesque Regent’s Canal
• Pool, Table Tennis and Baby Football available upon request
• Small kitchenette with fridge, sink and microwave included in price
• Kettle, tea, coffee and sugar included in price. Bring your own milk!
• As we do not provide catering ourselves, feel free to bring in your own food or catering team

CLUB ROOM HIRE RATES

Weekdays (Monday to Friday 9am - 6pm) = £25.00 per hour

Evenings (6pm - midnight) and weekends = £40.00 per hour (includes Duty Manager)

Additional Duty Manager (as required for larger events/adult parties) charged at + £10 p/h

Discounts available for charities, voluntary/community groups and state schools.
Packages available for long-term bookings and recurrent hire.

The interior of our new main hall