South Hampstead’s venues are situated in leafy residential streets, well-connected to postcodes across London. Modern, state-of-the-art spaces as well as atmospheric rooms in Grade-II listed buildings provide a diverse array of options, whatever your requirements.
Please click on the venues below for more detailed information. Availability is predominantly during school holidays, evenings and weekends. Please enquire about special rates for charities.
All proceeds from Waterlow Hall lettings will support the school’s bursary campaign, funding outstanding opportunities for bright young women who could not otherwise afford a South Hampstead education.
Our beautifully designed performance space, opened in 2020, was shortlisted for an Architects’ Journal Award in 2021: a flexible state-of-the-art space with high quality acoustics, stunning wood panelling and retractable, tiered seating.
- 400 seated
Located in the main school building on an upper floor, our professionally equipped drama studio offers drapes and a lighting rig — a bright, attractive space, suitable for many activities.
- 40 seated
Located close to our Theatre, the Seminar Room is a flexible, carpeted space and is often hired in conjunction with the Theatre to be used as a changing or holding area.
- 60 theatre-style or 24 boardroom
A historic reception room in our Grade II listed Oakwood building, named in honour of one of our former headmistresses. Recently restored to its original glory, this beautiful oak panelled room provides the ideal setting for special dinners and meetings.
- 18 for dinner or 30 theatre-style
Located on the seventh floor, this light-flooded vista is a bright, airy space with direct access onto the roof garden with great views across London’s rooftops.
- 30 theatre-style, 100 standing or 130 with roof garden
Our double-height indoor sports hall, with wooden sprung floor, is suitable for a variety of sports. Located within the basement of the main school building, but with lots of natural daylight.
A light and bright hall, located within a beautiful Victorian building at 12 Netherhall Gardens, is ideal for private tutoring or group sessions and can be hired in conjunction with the garden/playground area.
- 30 seated or 50 standing
Located within a beautiful Victorian building at 5 Netherhall Gardens, our lower ground floor hall is a flexible space with plenty of natural daylight; it offers direct access to the garden area, which can also be hired together with the hall. Ideal for small group sessions.
- 24 theatre-style or 12 for meetings
Our bright and colourful classrooms, located within two beautiful Victorian buildings on Netherhall Gardens, offer natural daylight and age appropriate, ergonomic desks and chairs.
- 32-46 m2
- 24 seated