Meetings and Events

Whether you need to host a business meeting for 6 or a congress for 600 you need look no further than the Grand Pavilion. Perfectly situated on the seafront of Porthcawl our two meeting rooms – the Main Hall and Stage Door Suite are perfect settings for your event.

Main hall comfortably hosts up to 643 delegates
Flexible multipurpose spaces
Professional stage facilities, audio, lighting and projection equipment on site
Cinema standard screen & HD projection facilities
Qualified AV technicians to support your event
Sprung dance floor and balcony seating
High speed Wi-Fi
Full event management service
Stage door studio style space for up to 100
Full catering service from working buffet lunches to gala dinner dances
Car parking

Day Delegate Package £25.00 per person inc Vat (minimum numbers 25 stage door suite or 50 main hall) Includes room hire, data projector & screen, three servings of tea coffee & biscuits, working buffet lunch, microphones (main hall only) To get an instant quote and check on availability for your meeting contact our events team. Tel 01656 815995 or email

Stage Door Conferences


Film & Photo Shoots

Built in 1932, the Grand Pavilion is a Grade II listed building with beautiful architecture and character that reads on camera. Each room provides a different and unique backdrop for any film and photo shoot.


Weddings: Say ‘I Do’ at the Grand Pavilion Porthcawl

The Grand Pavilion is the perfect wedding venue on the seafront of Porthcawl. Our stunning facilities and location provide a warm welcome for your civil marriage ceremony, civil partnership ceremony and wedding reception while the extensive promenade provides fabulous photograph opportunities with views across the Bristol Channel to Exmoor. We only host one wedding per day so you can be assured of our full attention on your special day.

With a range of menus you can tailor make your ideal wedding package to suit your individual requirements and always be sure you are getting great value for money. Our experienced team or event managers and staff will help you create a unique day for you and help at every step of the planning stages.

Combine all this with the facilities and services of a professional theatre venue and you can truly have a day to remember. You may choose from two suites: The Main Hall accommodates 100 to 240 guests in comfort. Celebrate under the iconic dome lit by over 300 lights with full stage and lighting facilities, perfect for your evening entertainment. The Stage Door suite is an intimate venue ideal for up to 100 guests with private bar facilities, entrance and stage. Both suites are licensed for civil marriage and civil partnership ceremonies.

To ensure our undivided attention we recommend you contact us to arrange a convenient time to view our facilities. Tel 01656 815995, option 4 or e-mail 

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Rehearsal Space & Auditorium

The Grand Pavilion has a rehearsal space with stage area and lighting that can be hired for exclusive use. The Main Auditorium is available to hire for your community or performance including for performing arts showcases, amateur dramatic and school productions, graduations and more.

In addition to the theatre space the hire can include dressing rooms, professional box office service selling tickets for your performance and we can supply professional technical support and set-up with lighting and sound equipment to assist you with staging your event to help it run smoothly.

Please contact or for technical details please contact Mario Williams, Technical Manager on 01656 815985 or

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