Lancaster Suite at Lancaster Castle

Steeped in history and situated in the centuries-old Lancaster Castle, Lancaster Suite is a unique seminar room, with a capacity of up to 60 people.

Located right in the heart of the City’s historic story this space is steeped in history and positioned in the centuries-old Lancaster Castle, owned by the Duchy of Lancaster.

Alongside being used academically, the Lancaster Suite can be hired for business meetings and events and is fully equipped with high-quality AV facilities. Catering for events in the Lancaster Suite is provided by Atkinsons, the on-site and highly reputable local coffee roasters.


Contact us to find out how your group can make the most out of a visit to the Castle, including:

  • Tours throughout Lancaster Castle take place for groups of 15+ people for £8pp
  • Sample tasting at Atkinsons Coffee Roasters, alongside learning about coffee-making

Accessible Features

  • Ramped entrance to Lancaster Suite from the Castle courtyard
  • Disabled toilet in the space
  • Natural daylight 

Lancaster Castle is situated on top of a steep hill, and the courtyard beyond the Castle gates is cobbled, which may make the Castle courtyard challenging to navigate for individuals with motor impairments.

Lancaster Suite Venue Capacity

The Lancaster Suite at Lancaster Castle is a unique seminar room, with a capacity of up to 60 people, used for academic events, teaching and training purposes. The space is available to hire all year.

Find Us

Postcode: LA1 1YN.

Directions to Lancaster Suite at Lancaster Castle

Leave the M6 at Junction 34. Exit towards Kirkby Lonsdale/Heysham/Morecambe/A683/Lancaster/A589

Use the left lane to continue towards Caton Road/A589. Continue to follow Caton Road, which soon becomes Bulk Road/A6.

Turn left onto Parliament Street/A6. Turn right onto George Street. Continue onto Spring Garden Street. Turn right onto King St/A6. Turn left onto Market Street. Turn right onto Castle Hill. Turn left onto Castle Park.

Contact Us

Contact the Lancaster University Conferences & Events+ team to discuss bespoke packages for your business in the Lancaster Suite.

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