The SSE Swalec

The SSE Swalec

The home of Glamorgan County Cricket Club offers impressive, state of the art event facilities for events large or small within a range of function and meetings spaces available to hire.

Contemporary and stylish design. Integrated audio-visual equipment and client-friendly facilities are attributes which set The SSE Swalec Stadium apart and enhance a deserved reputation as one of the finest venues in Wales.

Situated within beautiful parkland its easy to forget that the venue is just ten minutes walk from the city centre as your delegates and guests enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Sophia Gardens. With a range of delicious yet varied menus and beverages along with excellent service to ensure a fruitful event.

Venue The SSE Swalec
Capacity 1,000 guests
Address Sophia Gardens
South Glamorgan
CF11 9XR
Booking Enquiries 0845 862 6677
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Packages & Offers (2)



  • Guests: 450 max
  • Price: from £29.50 per person
  • Description & Details

    2 Course Dinner
    Coffee and Welsh Chocolates
    DJ and Disco
    Casino with fun money

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The SSE Swalec - Day Delegate Rate

Day Delegate Rate

  • Guests: 8000 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £32.00 + vat per person
  • Description & Details

    Hire of main room (plus free catering room if 100+ delegates)
    Data projector
    Projector screen
    Flipchart & pens
    Conference pad & pen
    Tea, coffee, fruit juices and Danish pastries on arrival
    Tea, coffee and freshly baked homemade biscuits mid morning
    Hot & cold finger buffet lunch (menu A, B or C) with orange juice
    Tea, coffee and freshly baked homemade biscuits mid afternoon
    Unlimited mineral water
    Free Wi-fi
    Free parking

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Please note that advertised packages are guideline prices and subject to availability and number of guests attending.

Rooms & Event Spaces (7)

The Premier Suite - The SSE Swalec

The Premier Suite

  • Max Capacity: 1800
  • Full Details

    Overlooks the hallowed turf and flooded with natural light an excellent choice for any event. Situated in close proximity to eleven box breakout rooms, the Premier Suite is an excellent choice for small and mid size conferences.


    • Reception: 1800
    • Dinner & Dance: 100
    • Formal Dining: 120
    • Cabaret: 80
    • Theatre: 150
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Indoor School - The SSE Swalec

Indoor School

  • Max Capacity: 800
  • Full Details

    One of Cardiff's largest and most versatile event rooms. The suite is a large and adaptable blank canvas enabling clients to tailor the room specifically to their event concept whether it is an exhibition, conference or dinner. With easy ground floor access, supporting kitchens and storage areas.


    • Reception: 800
    • Dinner & Dance: 450
    • Formal Dining: 500
    • Cabaret: 350
    • Theatre: 800
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Sytner BMW Lounge - The SSE Swalec

Sytner BMW Lounge

  • Max Capacity: 400
  • Full Details

    A versatile and modern space which is equally effective when hosting conferences, dinners and exhibitions with panoramic views of the pitch and Sophia Gardens.


    • Reception: 400
    • Dinner & Dance: 200
    • Formal Dining: 240
    • Cabaret: 150
    • Theatre: 350
    • Classroom: 150
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Members Lounge - The SSE Swalec

Members Lounge

  • Max Capacity: 250
  • Full Details

    The position of this function suite ensures that it suits exhibitions requiring easy access for both exhibitors and guests. In addition, when utilised in conjunction with the Indoor School, the two rooms combine to create one of Cardiff's largest and most flexible event facilities.


    • Reception: 250
    • Dinner & Dance: 120
    • Formal Dining: 150
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 30
    • Cabaret: 120
    • Theatre: 120
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Pyramid Hygiene Suite - The SSE Swalec

Pyramid Hygiene Suite

  • Max Capacity: 240
  • Full Details

    Bright modern space perfect for a wide range of events.


    • Reception: 240
    • Dinner & Dance: 100
    • Formal Dining: 140
    • Cabaret: 100
    • Theatre: 220
    • Classroom: 100
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Pro Copy Lounge - The SSE Swalec

Pro Copy Lounge

  • Max Capacity: 150
  • Full Details

    With a breathtaking view from the adjoining open-air terrace, the Pro-Copy Lounge provides an ideal solution for mid-sized conferences or dining events.


    • Reception: 150
    • Dinner & Dance: 50
    • Formal Dining: 90
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 30
    • Cabaret: 50
    • Theatre: 50
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Executive Boxes - The SSE Swalec

Executive Boxes

  • Max Capacity: 60
  • Full Details

    Single Box Theatre: 15 Boardroom: 23 Elegant and contemporary Executive Boxes idea for business meetings and conference breakouts. Each box has individual air conditioning controls and integrated plasma televisions providing a cutting edge AV solution. Capacities below show maximum when 4 boxes joined.


    • Reception: 60
    • Formal Dining: 40
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 40
    • Theatre: 60
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Venue Features (13)

  • AV Equipment
  • Disability Access
  • Family / Children Friendly
  • In-house Catering
  • Late Licence
  • Licensed Bar
  • Local Public Transport
  • Music Licence
  • Outside Space
  • Parking
  • Smoking Area
  • Wedding License
  • Wi-Fi Access