Book your conference at University of Cumbria

Our campuses provide the perfect setting for a diverse range of events, from committee meetings or training sessions to residential retreats and international conferences.

A perfect backdrop for your event

Our campuses in the North West of England provide the perfect setting for a diverse range of events, from committee meetings or training sessions to residential retreats and international conferences.

We value and support our place in the community and customer satisfaction is at the heart of our provision. We have over 50 years of experience in the hospitality industry.

We pride ourselves in being flexible to the changing needs of our guests and provide a dedicated Conference Team, on site, to work with you before, during and after your event.

Get in touch with us today to speak to one of our friendly team about your event requirements.

Ambleside:
Email us or call 01539 430224.

Carlisle:
Email us or call 01228 616317.

Lancaster:
Email us or call 01524 384460.

What our clients say

"As always an excellent few days thanks to your friendly and helpful staff, and excellent food – excellent quality, variety and quantity. So nice to be remembered by the staff."
CCP4 Conference Delegate

"One of, if not the best university facilities that I have stayed at."
Ms B Jones

"One of the best unis for all aspects of the visit. Congratulations! Nothing too much trouble."
Ms Steed

"All I can say is ...thank you. The event was a huge success. Everything went very well, food was lovely, and your staff are so helpful and generous with their time and help.”
S Jackson

“Just to say that the conference today went really well and the participants had a very enjoyable day. Many thanks for your support with this." 
Achievement for All Conference

Providing a Satisfactory Service

We value and support our place in the community and customer satisfaction is at the heart of our provision. We have over 50 years of experience in the hospitality industry.

We pride ourselves in being flexible to the changing needs of our guests and provide a dedicated Conference Team, on site, to work with you before, during and after you event.

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Conference Venues

Each of our campuses have fantastic facilities that can be hired out for conferences and events.

Located in Ambleside, Carlisle and Lancaster, each of our locations has something unique to offer.

Find out more
Gateway building Lancaster.

Conference Catering

Exceptional catering, served by our dedicated teams at each campus will complement your event.

Our caterers use regional suppliers for all fresh produce, thereby supporting the local economy, reducing food miles and carbon footprint.

From small lunches to impressive gala dinners for up to 200, the University’s catering team is happy to create menus based on your requirements, themes, special diets and preferences.

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Carlisle Business Interaction Centre (CBIC)

CBIC is situated in the centre of the city directly opposite the beautiful Carlisle Catherdral. It contains a teaching room, board room, meeting room, interaction zone and serviced office space.

With a self-service kitchen or where food can be delivered for events and conferences.

CBIC facilities
Entrance to CBIC