Book our spaces



the venue


The Lower Deck is made up of six unique spaces located beneath the Dreadnought Building on the Royal Naval College Campus in Greenwich. The venue is incredibly versatile with a capacity of 500, a 2am licence on Fridays and Saturdays and comes with an outdoor garden space.

Located in Greenwich, it offers transport links from the City, central London and Canary Wharf. With a state-of-the-art sound system and visual capabilities, the Lower Deck is the ultimate blank canvas space for club nights, concerts, private functions, product launches and experimental events.

- 4K video wall
- Martin Audio Sound System
- Industry-standard DJ equipment
- Live music capabilities

Click the relevant button below to enquire about booking a space/s in the Lower Deck!


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the rooms


From small and intimate rooms to an ample and versatile social space, the Lower Deck has a variety of spaces to accommodate almost any event!

We have six spaces available for you to book individually, or you can book the entire venue.

Illustrative map of Lower Deck space - birds eye view of the spaces with labels for the rooms and facilities




Large dance floor area with stage and DJ booth

150-250 people


the saloon bar


Large room with private bar

60-80 people


the chapel


Smaller room with removable tables and chairs, also available to use as a cloakroom

25-30 people

the mermaid tunnel


Tunnel room with high chairs and a long sofa

20-25 people

the kraken


Large private room with own AV capabilities 

50-70 people






terms & conditions

External hires in the Lower Deck are available on weekends only.
All bookings must be for the full bar.
The charge for full bar hire is £1,500 (inclusive of VAT) with any food/drink costs on top.
Hire times are between 12pm to 12am (later opening times are offered but subject to availability)
All bookings must be confirmed four weeks before event date, with venue hire and any corkage fees paid in full.
The venue can hold up to 500 people due to its capacity; up to 500 people can be catered to for all events also.
The venue has a DJ booth and live music capabilities which are available for use during hires.
All food and drink must be purchased from Lower Deck for external hires.
If you do wish to use an external caterer, please flag this on your enquiry so that we can work out how to facilitate this in the venue.
There is a corkage fee of £250 per hour for external catering.




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