BFI Southbank

Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XT Show map
Waterloo Station (450 yd)

Spaces for hire at BFI Southbank

from £4800
hire fee / per morning
NFT1 Auditorium
Seating capacity 450
NFT1 is our largest auditorium and has played host to some incredible moments in cinema history. Offering maximum comfort and style, NFT1 is superbly equipped to the highest standard with projection and sound facilities, comfortable reclining raked seating and a large stage. NFT1 is the perfect venue for major premieres, conferences, away days,...
from £2100
hire fee / per morning
NFT2 Auditorium
Seating capacity 125
A well-proportioned screening room with a stage, NFT2 at the BFI Southbank is ideal for panel discussions, industry events or private screenings and is one of our most popular corporate hire venues. The large screen creates a vibrant and dynamic backdrop and can support slick presentations to enhance the impact of your event. All AV within NFT2 ...
from £2100
hire fee / per morning
NFT3 Auditorium
Seating capacity 134
The mid-sized NFT3 auditorium offers comfortable raked seating and a large presentation space in front of the screen, ideal for product launches, panel discussions, conferences, talks and screenings. The large screen creates a vibrant and dynamic backdrop and can support slick presentations to enhance the impact of your event. All AV within NFT2...
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from £840
hire fee / per morning
Studio Auditorium
Seating capacity 38
A stylish and comfortable boutique cinema space, the Studio is the best choice for a private screening, product launch, salon or intimate presentation, allowing you to create a memorable and personal event for your most valued guests. Despite this being our smallest auditorium with a cosy capacity of 38 seats, you will not need to compromise on bi...
from £2100
hire fee / per day
Blue Room
Seating capacity 100
Standing capacity 250
A bright, contemporary multi-purpose space within the BFI Southbank, the Blue Room is a fantastic choice for your next conference, seminar, product launch, reception or networking event and is one of our most popular spaces The versatile space can accommodate up to 60 for a seated dinner (cabaret style), 100 for a seated event (theatre style), a...
from £3600
hire fee / per day
Riverfront and Balcony Bar
Seating capacity 90
Standing capacity 590
The Riverfront and Balcony Bar is an impressive, newly refurbished two-storey waterfront location that is perfect for hosting a staff Christmas party, annual gathering or reception overlooking the river Thames. An alfresco terrace can be combined with the Riverfront restaurant and Balcony Bar for summer receptions, offering a truly versatile spac...

Prices and opening hours

Monday
9:00 – 23:00
from £840–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £4800–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £840–£1800 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £2100 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £3600 hire fee
Tuesday
9:00 – 23:00
from £840–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £4800–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £840–£1800 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £2100 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £3600 hire fee
Wednesday
9:00 – 23:00
from £840–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £4800–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £840–£1800 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £2100 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £3600 hire fee
Thursday
9:00 – 23:00
from £840–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £4800–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £840–£1800 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £2100 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £3600 hire fee
Friday
9:00 – 23:00
from £840–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £4800–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2100–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £840–£1800 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £2100 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £3600 hire fee
Saturday
9:00 – 23:00
from £1020–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £6000–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2400–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2400–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £1020–£2040 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £2100 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £3600 hire fee
Sunday
9:00 – 23:00
from £1020–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £6000–£12000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2400–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £2400–£6000 hire fee
9:00 – 22:30
from £1020–£2040 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £2100 hire fee
9:00 – 23:00
from £3600 hire fee

Facilities and catering options

Up to 450
seats
Up to 590
standing
In-house catering
Alcohol provided
External catering allowed
Parking available
Accommodation available
Ticketed events
BYO alcohol
Own DJ allowed

Location

Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XT
Waterloo Station (450 yd)

About BFI Southbank

The BFI Southbank is a landmark venue in which to host your next conference or company gathering, allowing your guests to enjoy a unique event in a location that has been home to many memorable moments in the UK's film and cinema history for over 50 years.

The BFI Southbank comprises a number of iconic venues located on a highly desirable riverfront location at London’s Southbank, with excellent connectivity to public transport via Waterloo Station.

Over the years, we have staged inspiring events for leading corporate, tech, automotive and entertainment brands and many others.

The BFI Southbank offers 4 high-spec auditoria. Capacities range from an intimate Studio seating 38 to the 450-seater NFT1 auditorium that offers superb cinema projection, as well as mid-size auditoria seating 125 -138 that offer immensely flexible event spaces.

The auditorium spaces are perfect for hosting conferences, award ceremonies, screenings, company annual general meetings, product launches and project presentation spaces – especially if you are looking for the highest spec of audio-visual presentation – all of which are provided within the hire cost of the space.

We are also home to several versatile and stylish reception spaces, including an elegant restaurant and bar with views of the river Thames, which offer a great social space to host a welcome breakfast for delegates, an evening networking gathering, cocktail reception or staff Christmas gathering.