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Come celebrate with us

Whatever the occasion, the RNLI College can provide an incredible backdrop for your celebration.

The beautiful waterside location of RNLI College makes it a perfect venue to celebrate that special occasion. The incredible atmosphere will set the tone for your party, naming ceremony, celebration of life or private event.

So, if you’re looking for a venue with a difference, we’d love to be a part of your celebration. And not only is it the perfect venue for your event, but every £1 spent at the College goes towards saving lives at sea.

The Suites

  • The Waterfront Suite at the RNLI College
    Waterfront Suite

    A delightful suite on the ground floor ideal for larger parties.

    The Waterfront Suite has direct access onto the Waterfront Terrace, a perfect area for photos and drinks with the backdrop of Holes Bay in Poole Harbour.

    • Up to 200 guests
    • maximum of 200 for the evening reception (depending upon seating arrangement requirements).

    It can also be specially tailored for smaller parties to provide a more intimate setting.

  • RNLI College Harbour View
    Harbour View Suite

    A beautiful, light and airy room located on the second floor, the Harbour View Suite is a very special room with grand sweeping views of Holes Bay in Poole Harbour.

    Doors open onto your own private balcony where you can enjoy some fresh sea air and watch the boats go sailing past.

    This suite can accommodate up to 60 guests for your event.

    (Due to its proximity to guest rooms, bands and discos are not permitted, making it perfect for smaller intimate events).

Recognised by Trip Advisor

  • Award 2021
  • DTA Bronze award logo
  • Green Travelers' Choice Awards 2024 logo
  • Efeca Dorset Sustainable Palm Oil Community

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