Bernard Sunley Room A-1

    A range of flexible meeting spaces in which to host your event

    St Catherine’s has a wide range of meeting facilities, offering flexibility for various different types of event.

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      A range of flexible meeting spaces in which to host your event

      Popular accommodation in Oxford. Bed down for the night between conferences, having explored local attractions both beautiful and historic.

              Stay With Us

              Walk in the footsteps of Einstein, Gandhi and Tolkien

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              At St Catherine’s College, our conference centre stands as a testament to architectural innovation, designed by the legendary Arne Jacobsen. The Grade 1 listed status of our building reflects a commitment to aesthetic excellence and historical significance, setting the stage for events that are both inspiring and visually captivating. We are located in the heart of Oxford, and offer an ideal base for your Oxford travels. Discover the perfect blend of contemporary design and timeless elegance, echoing traditional Oxford values with a modernist twist.

              Great Location for a Classic Oxford Experience

              St Catherine’s College provides an ideal starting point for immersing yourself in our city's rich heritage and venturing into the Cotswolds. Whether you're here to explore the historic lanes of Oxford or to experience the Cotswolds' natural beauty, you can find the best of both worlds within minutes of St Catz.

              Bed & Breakfast 

              During student holidays, we invite our guests to experience the calm of our beautiful grounds. Indulge in the comfort of our simple, light-filled single study bedrooms. These rooms, as part of our bed and breakfast packages, showcase views of our lawned quadrangle, gardens, trees, river, and meadows.

              Architecture with Historical Significance

              Host your conference in a venue renowned worldwide for its architectural excellence, where every corner tells a story. Your event is not just an occasion, but a journey through modern architectural history.

              Your Stay Made Easy

              For a seamless booking process, please scroll down to the bottom of this page and book through Speedy Booker. This ensures a simple and straightforward booking experience. Don't forget to check our Bed and Breakfast Factsheet for room details, check-in guidelines, breakfast information, and college regulations.

              Mary Sunley Directors Room

              For further insight into the College's history or architecture and gardens, we provide dedicated factsheets, allowing you to immerse yourself in the past and present of St Catherine’s College.

              The form below can be used to check availability and to make a reservation (this booking system is managed by the network – to troubleshoot, amend bookings or for queries or issues, please visit the Speedy Booker web site):

              "A big thank you to the team at St Catz who were extremely helpful from the moment we arrived and we were very well looked after. We have had very good feedback for our event [and] also... the layout of the lecture theatre and associated rooms worked extremely well for us. Our compliments also to the Chef as the food was excellent."

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