Menu Close

Bournemouth Colosseum Bar & Cinema

Private hire

Private Hire

The cinema is available for hire when scheduled films are not showing, we have catering facilities onsite.

How to Hire?

If your interested in hiring the cinema please call us on 01202 769092 or use our contact page to submit your enquiry.

Varied Requests.

We have had many varied requests to hire the venue. It lends itself for film, talks, group meetings, family get togethers, birthdays, sales talks and any need for a group of people to get together.


We can show sports events to a private crowd if you wish.

Rugby is frequently shown and we would be happy to hire the premises out for any sporting event you require.

Private Hire


This is ideal for birthday parties, group gatherings, meetings, family events or christmas parties. Evenings tend to be for 4 hours but longer periods can be arranged as you require. 

Catering wise, we have now a fully fitted kitchen and would be happy to supply any food you wish along with drinks etc. We have a menu for hire’s showing options – please ask for further information.

Having the facility has led us in the past year to hold Corporate training events, stand up, gaming events (Playstation national events), personal film nights for 2, World Cup Football, Rugby  , themed nights ( James Bond, a Argentinian night, Cuban night, 70’s etc) so if you have the need for a facility then we have the premises to cater for you.

Please get in touch and lets see how we can help.

Afternoon Hire

(2pm-5pm or similar timescale ) is £185.

All Day Hire

(9am-5pm)  i.e ; Corporate training events) is £495.

Whats included with hire?

For private hire you get the complete run of the premises and can choose how many guests you invite as well as what film or films you can watch.


Midweek evening hire is £245.


A weekend evening is £295.
(Catering can be arranged as required)


Evening hire times are from 7pm-11pm (ish) or earlier.


For private event hires or larger party bookings, we have included some useful information on local accommodation nearby.

Travelodge is kindly offering our visitors a 5% discount toward your next stay at any Travelodge in Bournemouth

The nearest will be on the Seafront (0.8 miles) and more information on prices can be found here

For any questions, please call 08719 846431


Located inside Westbourne Arcade, Bournemouth.

We are open

Happy Hiring

Recent Hire Reviews

We had a wonderful afternoon celebrating my 60th birthday…Thank you so much …everything was perfect 👍🏽
See you again soon.

Just wanted to thank you for your hospitality last Wednesday. Everyone really enjoyed the evening & they all said your staff were excellent. We wish you a successful 2020 & look forward to seeing you again sometime soon.

Wonderful place to go and enjoy something rather special. You will not be disappointed.

Experience Movies


Bournemouth Colosseum Bar & Cinema, 14 Westbourne Arcade, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH4 9AY.

Telephone: 01202 769092

Send an email