Children's Party Hire
Why have all the mess at home, when you can hire one of our rooms and have a great party with us! We have a number of themed parties to choose from for boys and girls, from toddlers to teenagers. Alternatively, if you're planning your own party entertainment, we offer hourly room hire rates.

The Main Hall

£16.90 per hour, 2-hour party, 3 hours hire £50.70
The Main Hall is a large room that can accommodate up to 200 people. Access is available directly from the car park or via the reception staircase and is ideal space for bouncy castles, discos, and magic parties.

Bouncy Children's Party Package
suitable for all ages
£125.00

  • 2 hours room hire in the Main Hall
  • Tables set out to your requirements
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Disco lights and music system
Soft Play Party Package 1
suitable for up to 8 children
£135.00

  • 2 hours room hire in the Main Hall
  • Tables set out to your requirements
  • CD Player
  • Age-tailored soft play package for up to 8 children
Soft Play Party Package 2
suitable for up to 10-14 children
£155.00

  • 2 hours room hire in the Main Hall
  • Tables set out to your requirements
  • CD Player
  • Age-tailored soft play package for up to 10-14 children
Soft Play Party Package 3
suitable for 15+ children
£175.00

  • 2 hours room hire in the Main Hall
  • Tables set out to your requirements
  • CD Player
  • Age-tailored soft play package for 15+ children

Byron Suite/Studio

£9.00 per hour, 2-hour party, 3 hours hire £27.00
The Byron Suite and Studio, located on the ground floor, are suitable for smaller parties of up to 30 people including soft play, disco parties and magicians.

The Suite

£13.38 per hour, 2-hour party, 3 hours hire £40.14
The Suite benefits from a kitchenette area that can be secured with a baby gate and double doors leading to a private patio area that make it ideal for those parties where the Main Hall is too big, the Byron Suite/Studio is too small - the Suite will be just right!

Soft Play Party Package 1
suitable for up to 8 children
Byron Suite/Studio £110.00
The Suite £125.00

  • 2 hours room hire in the Suite
  • Tables set out to your requirements
  • CD Player
  • Age-tailored soft play package for up to 8 children
Soft Play Party Package 2
suitable for up to 10-14 children
Byron Suite/Studio £130.00
The Suite £145.00

  • 2 hours room hire in the Suite
  • Tables set out to your requirements
  • CD Player
  • Age-tailored soft play package for up to 10-14 children


Soft Play Party Package 3
suitable for 15+ children
Byron Suite/Studio £150.00
The Suite £165.00

  • 2 hours room hire in the Suite
  • Tables set out to your requirements
  • CD Player
  • Age-tailored soft play package for 15+ children

Disco, Magic, Jewellery Making, Hair and Beauty, Science, Singing and Dancing, Computer, and Go Kart Packages are possible in all of our rooms.
Please ask us for further information and supplier details.

Teenage Parties


The Suite can be hired for larger teenage birthday parties and we can provide full room décor, entertainment and catering (including mocktails!), for older children. There is a security bond of £150 for teenage birthday parties.

Party Menu Packages



Children's Party Menu A
£6.00 per child

  • Unlimited squash during the party
  • Buffet including:
  • Selection of sandwiches on white and wholemeal bread
  • Mini sausage rolls
  • Cocktail sausages
  • Variety of crisps
  • Selection of mini cakes and biscuits
Children's Party Menu B
£7.00 per child

  • Unlimited squash during the party
  • Buffet including:
  • Selection of sandwiches on white and wholemeal bread
  • Mini sausage rolls
  • Cocktail sausages
  • Variety of crisps
  • Selection of mini cakes and biscuits
  • Sweet cone for the end of the party
Children's Party Menu C
£10.00 per child
(suitable for Teenage Party Packages)

  • Glass of mocks fizz on arrival
  • Glass of mocktail during the party
  • Buffet including:
  • Selection of sandwiches on white and wholemeal bread
  • Mini sausage rolls
  • Cocktail sausages
  • Variety of crisps
  • Selection of mini cakes and biscuits

Don't forget the parents! Add an urn and mugs to your party package for £5 or we can supply unlimited tea and coffee for £1.50 per person.
Alternatively, the bar can be opened for the duration of the party for £30.00.
Special menus can be created to suit your tastes and all dietary requirements can be catered for.
Please ask for details.

Please call us on 0115 963 9633 or email the John Godber Centre for more information or to arrange the viewing of our rooms.

The John Godber Children's Party Packages Packages Brochure Download the John Godber Centre Children's Party Packages brochure.

Testimonials from our users, past and present:

  • “Thank you very much for the fantastic room Noah had a wonderful party and everyone commented on how good the facilities were. We will strongly recommend the John Godber Centre for events. Thank you so much.”Edward, Claire and Noah Pooley.