Clarion Collection Hotel St. Albans
Ryder House 27 Holywell Hill
St. Albans, EN AL1 1HG
Phone: (44) 1727 848849
Fax: (44) 1727 812210
For those who cannot afford the rates of the West End and yet want to watch some great performances, Maltings Arts Theatre presents a wonderful alternative. Known for showcasing local talent, this theater is used for many film screenings and performances by local bands. Ticket prices at this theater, located on the second floor of the Maltings Shopping Centre, usually start from GBP12.50.
St Albans Town Hall is one of city's beautiful landmarks located along the Market Place. The Hall was established in 1831, with an aim to offer state-of-the-art event facilities to the people of the town. The hall houses an assembly room, a foyer, a courtroom and a former judges robing room. The place is perfect for business meetings, seminars, parties and even weddings.
St Alban's Town Hall, constructed in 1831, is of great historical significance. The Hall reflects architecture from the 16th Century. The foyer located within the hall is a vast space with an elegant winding staircase leading up to its entrance. The foyer can be used for various exhibitions and fairs. The walls are painted in cream and it has beautiful carvings on them. The ceiling also has splendid chandeliers hanging from them.
The Alban Arena is a well-established multi-purpose venue available for private hire as well as for regular cinema shows, comedy as well as children's shows, musicals, rock, pop and blues concerts, comedy, fairs, and large scale pantomimes. Call for event timings and additional information.
Kingsbury Barn is a historic shack or farmyard, built in 1374. The restored building is constructed of hay and exquisite wood paneling, retaining its ancient Roman architectural elements. It holds a number of events like concerts, festivals, bonsai and art exhibitions. The beauty of the exhibits is enhanced due to the natural interiors of the farmhouse.
The Pioneer Club is a huge community centre possessing a spacious events hall, an indoor and outdoor skatepark, a number of meeting rooms and a cafe. The club hosts live musical performances, private and business events, meetings and conferences and private parties. Contact their community centre manager for bookings or any further inquiry.
A theatre with a unique approach to story-telling, Trestle Arts Base has been into mask theatre since 1981. The theatre recently came together to do business with the international artists and made their approach universal. The theatre now also uses words and dance to showcase their performances. It also organizes training and community functions, and sells a huge collection of masks to the masses.
Established in 1901, All Saints Pastoral Centre is conference centre located in St Albans. The centre underwent renovation in 1973, and is now suitable for conducting a number of conferences, retreats and private and business meetings. The venue caters mainly to the religious sector and hosts many local events all round the year. Call ahead for information on bookings and inquires.
The Forum is touted to be one of the most spectacular spaces for the student and local community in the vicinity. The aim is to create a space for recreation, live concerts, cafe bars and even quiet spaces to reflect or study. Although The Forum is primarily connected to the University, the locals can also have their community events here, thus bridging gaps between themselves and students. For more details, call ahead on the toll free number 844 477 1000
For a blockbuster fix while on holiday, book a seat at Odeon Hatfield. With an exciting schedule of new releases, great sound and tech systems and menu of must-have refreshments, this is the place to go for fun time in the city. For tickets and more, call +44 871 224 4007 or check out their website.
Woodside Community Centre is a place where the people of Watford congregate for various activities and club meetings. It can also be hired for private events like birthday parties and receptions.
This venue, popular in the region as a venue for quality theater, also couples as an excellent rental facility. The flexible halls can accommodate big and small parties and events. Harpenden Public Halls has a kitchen facility and a bar as well.