Ripon College Cuddesdon is an ideal setting for residential courses, conferences, meetings, parish away days, retreats and sabbaticals. It offers a historic venue, excellent catering, simple accommodation, and a choice of fully equipped conference rooms varying in size. In term-time, guests get a taste of a traditional college experience and can share meals and worship with the student body. In vacations, guests can enjoy the tranquillity and peace of the beautiful Oxfordshire countryside whilst also being only 6 miles from Oxford City Centre.
The College has day conference facilities for up to 80 people and residential accommodation for up to 48 people. Conference rooms range from a historic seminar room seating up to 8 people boardroom style through to our newly opened Lecture Theatre which seats up to 80 people theatre style.
Bedroom accommodation includes standard single rooms with shared bathroom facilities, and modern en-suite study/bedrooms. In addition, there are four self contained flats with their own kitchen and bathroom facilities. These can be used as additional conference accommodation or by individuals as a place to come for quiet, study or reflection. Bedrooms for disabled users are available although some areas of College are not accessible for wheelchair users.
Meals are taken in the historic Dining Hall which seats up to 80 people and serves delicious, home cooking. Our catering staff pride themselves on their varied menu and are pleased to cater for special diets and any occasion.
There is a comfortable common room with wood-burning stove for relaxing during conference breaks and in the evenings. In the extensive grounds there is a croquet lawn, tennis court, cricket and football pitch. There is easy access to a number of pleasant country walks, and plenty of free car parking is available adjacent to the College buildings.
The award winning Bishop Edward King Chapel provides an inspiring setting for worship and meditation, and is available with permission from The Cuddesdon Sisters.
For all conference and accommodation enquiries, please contact Gill Keeble-Childs on 01865 877479 or firstname.lastname@example.org
A range of historic and contemporary meeting rooms seating from 8 to 80 people...
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