Lesnes Abbey Lodge community hire fees 2021-2022 

Single Room
Community Use
Combined Room
Community Use
Daytime hourly rate
(09:00 to 17:00)
£17.00 £28.00
Half day (4 hours) £64.00 £106.00
Full day (8 hours) £121.00 £200.00
Mid-week out of hours (5pm-9pm) Hourly Fee £16.00 £25.00
Weekends (9am-9pm) Hourly Fee £22.00 £33.00
Half day (4 hours) £84.00 £125.00
Full day (8 hours) £159.00 £238.00


Weddings and all other special events, negotiable.  Delegated Authority be granted to the Head of Service to negotiate fees outside of the above table of hire.  Discounts can be agreed for private individuals and small community groups at the discretion of the Partnerships and Activities Manager in agreement with the Head of Service.

Hire fees will be subject to further charges if site access (where a key cannot be given to the organiser) or event staffing is necessary.  This rate will be dependent on access requirements and the length of time the member/s of staff will need to be on site for.  Proposed fees: £60 half day (4 hours) or £100 full day (8 hours) Hourly rate can be charged at £20p/h.  These fees only apply to out of hours hire.  Weddings may run later than 9pm at the discretion of the Partnership and Activities Manager. Birthday Hire £100 (3 hours) and additional hours @ £20 per hour