Sport student running

When it’s time to start planning your next conference or training session and you need to hire a conference venue in Birmingham, look no further than Solihull College’s Conference Centre.

Set in a superb location in the centre of Solihull and close to Birmingham City Centre and Birmingham International Airport, our specially designed conference venue offers cutting-edge facilities. The purpose-built Conference Centre is spread over two floors offering an array of spacious rooms and has its own private reception.

Whether you wish to hire one or multiple rooms, arrange a meeting in the boardroom or have a conference with breakout areas, this is one of Birmingham’s most accessible venues.

Clicking on the below PDF links will open Adobe Acrobat. If you don’t have Adobe Acrobat installed on your computer, you can download it here.

room facilities
getting to us
policy for organising events with external speakers

The Sports Centre

Our Sports Centre houses a multi-functional Sports Hall, Group Exercise Studio, Sports Massage Clinic and classroom equipped with interactive smart boards in a contemporary relaxing new build.
Solihull College has an extensive range of sports facilities available for use by various organisations in the West Midlands. Near the centre of Solihull, and close to both Birmingham and Warwickshire, Solihull College’s sports venue is easily accessible by road or rail.

Our Sports Centre is always fully staffed to ensure that your experience with us is enjoyable, welcoming and unique. Included within the hire of our facilities are spacious changing rooms, equipped with showers and lockers.

A range of catering options to suit all budgets can be provided upon request. Bespoke packages are also available.

  • +

The Conference Centre offers extensive complimentary parking and the leafy surroundings make this venue the perfect choice. Ideally situated in the heart of the West Midlands, Solihull is a picturesque town surrounded by acres of park and woodland and located just 20 minutes from Birmingham city centre.

Rooms & Facilities
  • +

The conference venue features a great mix of purpose-built rooms, the largest with a capacity of up to 170 theatre style, with medium sized rooms available for syndicate and breakout rooms.

Hospitality & Catering
  • +

Whether you require simple break-time refreshments or a delicious buffet lunch, our in-house catering team guarantees an efficient, high quality service.

The menus offer a variety of hot and cold buffet options, sandwiches and light refreshments, including a range of vegetarian dishes. Depending on your requirements, you may opt to work alongside our chefs to create the ideal menu for your event, which our Conference Team can provide a quote for.

Day delegate rate (price on application)
  • +

The day delegate rate includes:

  • Guest registration and dedicated event manager.
  • Unlimited high speed wireless internet access.
  • Ceiling mounted remote controlled LCD data projector with audio system.
  • A whiteboard and flipchart stand with unlimited supply of paper and pens.
  • Buffet lunch and Refreshments.
  • Half day delegates available on request.

DisabledGo Access Guide
  • +
Click here to view our DisabledGo access guide

To book your event, meeting, training or conference please contact the Conference Centre Co-ordinator:

Telephone: 0121 678 7181
Fax: 0121 678 7115
Group Exercise Studio
  • +

The studio is available for aerobics, pilates, yoga, step, spinning and many other group exercise activities. The studio is equipped with a quality sound system, air conditioning and a sprung wooden floor and can accommodate up to 20 participants (depending on activity).

Looking for an instructor? Group exercise instructors can be hired to lead classes or workouts.

The Classrooms
  • +

Our classrooms, based on the first floor of the Sports Centre is light and spacious and suitable for meetings, training events and seminars. The room is equipped with an interactive Smart board. Additional resources are available upon request.

The Sports Hall
  • +

The Sports Hall is available for a wide range of sports activities including 5-a-side football, badminton, netball, basketball, Cricket, volleyball and indoor athletics.

The courts are available to hire on a casual/adhoc* basis. We also welcome seasonal and block bookings. *Booking terms and conditions apply.

DisabledGo Access Guide
  • +
Click here to view our DisabledGo access guide

Please contact Charlie Jenkins, Sports Centre Manager on 0121 678 7370 or email: Charlie.Jenkins@solihull.ac.uk

The Sports Centre is available to hire during the below times:
Term Time: Monday to Friday, 5pm-9pm. Saturday, 8am-6pm
Non Term Time: Monday to Friday, 8am-9pm. Saturday, 8am-6pm