Conference facilities and meeting rooms for hire in Cumbria

About Eden Rural and South Lakes Foyer

We provide room hire facilities and services to help local people and businesses in Penrith and Kendal as well as many companies and training providers across the country.

We offer a variety of meeting rooms to suit all your needs from two people up to 60.

With full disabled access and Wi-Fi we offer spacious networking and a friendly and professional welcome. All of our rooms can be set out in different styles to suit individual requirements. Just get in touch and let us know what you need.

By using our venues you are also helping us help local people fulfil their potential and improve their quality of life by offering excellent facilities for a wide variety of recreational, cultural, educational and social opportunities.


We offer:

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    Free multimedia facilities (OHP/ DVD/ Video/ IT/ Skype)

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    Smart board technology

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    Free internet access including Wi – Fi

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    Photocopying and printing service

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    Free equipment hire

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    Comfortable relaxing seating areas

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    Refreshments and lunches available to pre-order. Contact us for catering options.

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    Hearing loops

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    Accessible for wheelchair users

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    Competitive rates and concession rates for charities

Eden Rural Foyer meeting rooms

This conference suite is in a beautifully renovated part of the old Regent Cinema. Seats up to 40 theatre style and 20 boardroom. The room is bright and airy with the original oak floor removated to its former glory.

Full day £160

Half day £110

Hourly £35

Suitable for conferences, meetings, training events, presentations and exercise classes.

The Training suite has six broadband computers which can be used for delivering training.  They have internet access along with Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Publisher and PowerPoint.

The room can also be used as a meeting room and can accommodate 12 people board style.

Full day hire £80

Half day hire £50

Hourly £25

Suitable for small meetings and training events.

This informal room is ideal for relaxed meetings for up to four people.

Full day hire £50

Half day hire £30

Hourly £20

Suitable for informal small meetings.

Ideal for presentations, training, workshops and craft fairs. The room can accommodate 24 seated, plus 3 desktop PCs and soft seating area.

Full day £110

Half day £70

Hourly £20

South Lakes Foyer meeting rooms

Up to 60 theatre style and 30 boardroom.

Full day £160

Half day £110

Hourly £35

Suitable for meetings, conferences, training events, presentations and exercise classes.

Seats up to 20

Full day £110

Half day £70

Hourly £20

Suitable for cooking demos, informal meetings and events.

Also available on lease, please ask us for details.

Seats up to 12 boardroom.

Full day £70

Half day £45

Hourly £30

Suitable for meetings, presentations, training and workshops.

Seat up to 4.

Full day £50

Half day £30

Hourly £20

Perfect for informal meetings and 1-2-1 sessions.

Also available on lease, please contact us for details.

Office for lease

We are pleased to be able to offer various office spaces which can seat a number of workstations. All our office space boasts:

  • Weekly rent from £60 plus variable service charge
  • Spacious office environment for numerous desk stations
  • Safe and secure environment
  • Access to the building 24/7 with your own key
  • Access to conference facilities and meeting rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair access

For full details on our office options and availability please contact us.

Finding us

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Monday – Friday 9am-5pm

01768 861650

Find us Eden Rural Foyer, Old London Road, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 8ET

Located at the bottom of the Old London Road, on the corner by the mini roundabout.

There is no parking available at the Eden Rural Foyer. For nearby parking please visit Parking in Eden district. Disc Zone 1 Hour Free Parking in operation within the town centre.

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Monday – Thursday 9am – 5pm
Friday 9am-4.30pm

01539 741002

Find us South Lakes Foyer, Yard 95 Stricklandgate, Kendal, LA9 4RA

Located on Blackhall Road between the Job Centre and the
bus station.

Looking for us on foot? Enter the alley titled South Lakes Foyer to the right of the Charlie’s Café on Stricklandgate.
You can find details of nearby parking here.

Contact us