Function Rooms

Take a look at our atmospheric function rooms in Derby.

Amazing Spaces

Located in the heart of the Cathedral Quarter our 4 function rooms in Derby have a unique style and feel capturing a different part of The Old Bell Hotel’s history. Whether you are looking for a cosy space with a roaring fire or a grand ballroom to celebrate a special occasion we have it all.

Grand Regency Ballroom

Our largest and most prestigious function room our aptly named Grand Regency Ballroom is perfect for a wide variety of events. Built in the early 1900s it was made to resemble to grand rooms of the Titanic.

With a maximum capacity for 300 people it’s ideal for large weddings, conferences, concerts and more. Equipped with own dedicated bar the Ballroom also leads directly outside to our historic courtyard.

Grand Regency Ballroom Layout
  •  Banquet 130 people / Theatre style 150 people / Concert (standing) 300 people
  • Dedicated bar
  • Flexible catering options
  • Easy access to our historic courtyard

The Tudor Bar

Famous in the early 1900s for its exclusivity the Tudor Bar has a rich atmosphere with a roaring open fire, original glass stained windows and one of the largest selection of whiskies in Derby.

Perfect for smaller groups and parties that want a lot of atmosphere, it provides a cosy and intimate space for your meeting or event.

The Tudor is not available to hire Fridays and Saturday evenings as it is open to the general public.


Tudor Room Layout
  •  Boardroom 20 people / U-shape 20 people / Theatre 40 people / Standing 50 people
  • Dedicated bar with wide selection of gins & whiskies.
  • Grand open fireplace
  • Easy access to our historic courtyard

The Stables

Located towards the rear of The Old Bell, the Stables are a bright, cosy and quirky space perfect for a variety of events.

During The Old Bell Hotel’s long history as a busy coaching inn, the Stables were home to the horses and other animals that were the life blood of 18th century England.

The Stables layout
  •  Boardroom 20 people / U-shape 15 people / Theatre 40 people / Standing 80 people
  • Raised area for speaking
  • Quirky, modern decor
  • Dedicated bar

The Campion Room

The campion room function room in Derby

Located the second floor of The Old Bell Hotel, the Campion Room is perfect for small groups and meetings. With a unique, intimate and relaxed feeling it adds atmosphere to any small event.

The Campion Room also has easy access to our beautifully refurbished Belfry Bar making the perfect location to serve tea, coffee or a buffet during your meeting.

The Campion room layout
  •  Boardroom 18 people / U-shape 15 people / Theatre 35 people / Private dining 20 people
  • Separate bar for drinks and buffet
  • Small yet versatile space.

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Get more information about our function rooms in Derby such as seating arrangements, capacities, room sizes, shapes and more.