Event Venues

Our hotel is an ideal venue for your event, offering flexible meeting spaces with river views and a variety of inspiring catering options from our destination restaurant, Garden House. We’re the largest indoor/outdoor hotel event venue in Cambridge with approximately 400 square metres of flexible event space. Our waterfront event space and stylish accommodation make Graduate Cambridge an unparalleled and memorable venue for your next group experience.

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River Suite

315 m² | Capacity: 300

Graduate Cambridge’s River Suite captures the true essence of the city with its idyllic riverside setting and stunning views of the River Cam. The suite provides an unparalleled and inspiring backdrop for social and corporate events with its striking floor-to-ceiling windows and access to the riverside garden. The River Suite includes the private Rhee Suite bar which provides the ideal space for reception drinks and has a separate entrance with access to the car park.

Granta Suite

169 m² | Capacity: 180

The Granta Suite, which is part of the River Suite, is only distinct in its smaller square footage. Offering direct access to the riverside garden and the River Cam, it can transform your meeting or corporate event to include both indoor and outdoor elements. Includes the Rhee Suite bar and separate access to the car park.

Additional Configurations

Upper Granta Suite

129 m² | Capacity: 120

A smaller function space with the same idyllic riverside setting and view of the River Cam.

Lower Granta Suite

40 m² | Capacity: 25

A boardroom setting with views of the River Cam.

Cam Suite

82 m² | Capacity: 80

Part of the River Suite, the Cam Suite provides an intimate setting for medium sized meetings and events with views of the River Cam. It functions similarly to the Lower Granta Suite but with more square footage.

Additional Configurations

Lower Cam Suite

122 m² | Capacity: 115
The Cam and Lower Granta Suite combine to form the Lower Cam Suite, providing a larger setting for on-site meetings and events. Natural light floods the Lower Cam Suite as you enjoy your event from sunrise to sunset with the backdrop of the River Cam.

Rhee Suite

50 m² | Capacity: 40

The Rhee Suite is a versatile room which can function as a boardroom or intimate meeting space. The bar is perfect as a refreshment station or a more customised reception drink bar for entertaining. It also has a separate entrance to the car park.

Rhee Suite

Cayley Suite

56 m² | Capacity: 40

Accessed through the Garden House bar, the Cayley Suite is ideal for board meetings or idyllic events. It is separate from the River Suite and can be used individually or as a breakout room while utilising several spaces at once. The suite opens on to the riverside garden to allow for plenty of natural light and alfresco dining in the summer.

Cayley Suite

Bourn Suite

29 m² | Capacity: 10

The Bourn Suite offers flexible work and gathering space. With glass sliding walls and views of the River Cam, it’s the perfect space to hold interviews and one to one conversations or perhaps a remote office for the day.

Bourn Suite

Al Fresco Dining

Capacity: 8

Al Fresco dining at Graduate Cambridge is even more lovely than it sounds. This intimate gathering space is situated right next to the River Cam, so you can have an exquisite meal and celebration while watching the punts glide by. Your next birthday party, special occasion or elegant corporate dinner will be a guaranteed showstopper among the picturesque Cambridge scenery.

Al Fresco Dining


Capacity: 6

Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the rest of the hotel, the Penthouse is a gorgeously-appointed space for private meetings, small events or just a day away from the office. Featuring a private entrance, balcony overlooking Cambridge, bathroom, workstation, living room and large dining table, this suite has everything you need to host an inspiring and productive gathering.