Parties and Events

A superb location for private parties and training camps


Parties and Events

A superb location for private parties and training camps

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Parties & Functions

Our clubhouse is situated in a superb location alongside the River Thames and is within easy walking distance of Reading town centre. The large function room, balcony and bar area can accommodate up to 150 guests and is available for hire to members and non-members alike.

We typically hire our Clubhouse on a Saturday night.  It is available for setup from 6:30pm, with the bar open from 7pm; last orders 11:30pm; bar close 11:45pm and Club closes at midnight.  The cost of hire is £150 for the bar and function room, plus £100 refundable deposit.  You can also hire our extensive kitchen for a further £60.  Parking for 60 cars is available in the adjacent council Thames Promenade car park, which is avaialble at no charge on weekends.  The station and town centre is a 10 minute walk away.


Upcoming Availability

We currently have availability on the following evenings in 2018:

10th November, 17th November, 1st December and 8th December.

Currently the majority of Saturday evenings are available in 2019 - please enquire for specific dates.

Booking process

Please review the sample terms we will ask you to sign when you make your booking.  You can also view our example bar stock list and prices

If  you are not familiar with the venue and need to visit us, we are normally open Monday-Thursday evenings about 5-8pm, and Saturday and Sunday mornings from very early until about 1pm.  Any of our Members will be happy to show you around without an appointment, and you would be very welcome during the weekend mornings to join us for a bacon butty and a coffee :-)

When you're ready to book, or if you have any additional questions, contact us.

Training Camps

Training Camps

Training Camps and Visiting Crews

Reading Rowing Club is the ideal place to hold your training camp this year. Situated on one of the best rowing stretches of the Thames, and with over 6 kilometres of rowable water, Reading Rowing Club offers the following:

  • Access to training facilities, ergs, weights, television (for video analysis), shower and changing facilities.
  • Launches are available (drivers to possess an RYA L2 certificate), but please bear in mind that their availability may be restricted during peak training periods (e.g. Sat am)
  • Storage for boats.
  • Hot lunches.