With a mix of modern and historic buildings, 1500 en-suite bedrooms, and 40 plus contemporary meeting and event spaces, the vibrant and impressive Penryn Campus is an inspirational environment for group gatherings. Our Event Officers provide an unrivalled service to ensure your conference, event or residential runs smoothly, and guests have all the information they need for their visit.
Youth Groups and Summer Schools
With access to the extensive facilities of our world-class campus and by the sea, this is an ideal location for Summer Schools and Youth Groups to stay in an academic setting, experience, learn and be inspired by all there is to see and do around Cornwall.LEARN MORE
Conferences and Business Events
Perfect for conferences, special interest groups, team residentials, ceremonies and corporate events, we have a range of meeting spaces and AV Facilities, to make your conference or event unique and tailored to you.LEARN MORE
Sports & Recreation Groups
For Sports Coordinators, an impressive four court sports hall is available for hire for a variety of activities. We have a large, versatile fitness studio, spacious gym and an outdoor floodlit multi-use games area too set within the leafy grounds of Penryn Campus.LEARN MORE
Family, Friends and Special Occasions
Let us help you organise a break or special function to suit your needs. Suitable for large families, big groups of friends, celebrations and occasions, our modern accommodation on a unique campus setting, is a flexible and affordable option in the height of the summer season.LEARN MORE
Celebrate with the Girls
Make our accommodation your base for a truly memorable birthday, special occasion or hen party celebration. With great facilities on-site, you can combine excitement, adventure, adrenalin-based fun, partying and relaxation all in one special stay.LEARN MORE
A Party of Gentleman
Our self-contained Flats are perfect for birthday parties and stag do’s with adventure, sports and adrenalin fuelled activities, as well as bars, pubs, clubs and restaurants right on your doorstep.LEARN MORE
Here’s a selection of our favourite testimonials from our lovely guests
Hamble Area Youth Band
Julie Farnell, Music Group Coordinator (September 2019)
Argyle Community Trust
Todd Hanrahan, NCS Programme Manager, Argyle Community Trust
National Citizen Service (NCS) – August 2019
Summer Educational Holidays
Mr D. Klein, Summer Educational Holidays – September 2019
STAY, LEARN, SHARE
Conferences & Business Events
Let us help you to organise a function to suit your needs. Our contemporary spaces and accommodation are ideal for a conference, award ceremony or business residential.
We have a range of meeting spaces, seminar rooms and lecture theatres, food and drink outlets and high end audio visual equipment to make your meeting, conference or special interest event unique and tailored to you.
In addition to our meeting rooms, there are plenty of activities in the Sports Centre, or you could take a walk through our beautiful heritage gardens to ensure a healthy, memorable and productive time.
STAY, ENJOY, EXPLORE
Family, Friends and Special Occasions
If you’re planning a special function or celebration and would like an unforgettable experience on a unique campus setting, get in touch to discuss your needs.
Our modern, low cost apart-hotel style accommodation is a flexible option for large families and big groups of friends to get together in the height of the summer season and is an ideal base to explore Cornwall.
STAY, ENJOY, CELEBRATE
A Party of Gentlemen
Our self-contained flats are perfect for birthday parties, occasions or a stag party break! With free car parking, bus stop and nearby train station, the choice of Cornwall’s action, adventure and adrenalin fuelled days out are right on your doorstep.
Try nearby BF Adventure for outdoor abseiling, zip wires and raft challenges or Kernow Adventure Park to be on the water with assault courses, wakeboarding, sup and Aquapark fun.
Lasertag, Paintball are also popular choices as well as go karting near Newquay.
There are lots of options for night life with nearby Falmouth or hop on a bus to Newquay or Truro to check out the pubs and clubs.
Facilities and Services for Groups
Glasney Flats or Glasney Rooms are available for group bookings in July and August and include double or twin en-suite rooms. Catered or self catering packages are available.
We have a 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi, a licenced café, shop, car and coach parking, self-service laundry facilities and heritage gardens within 100 acres of stunning grounds. In addition we have a sports centre on site, an outdoor multi use games area, and meeting and seminar rooms available to hire.
Other services include walk in access to an academic library, a reprographics service and the AMATA performance venue running a year round programme of public performances.
We will do our best to accommodate your group requirements and will allocate appropriate rooms to best suit the needs of your group, with respect and consideration to other visitors on-site.
Do get in contact for more information on the group packages we offer.