Facilities at Peter Ashley Activity Centres Portsmouth

Facilities at The Peter Ashley Activity Centres

Situated in the unique historic setting, our centres have a wide range of excellent facilities that can be hired by organisations, schools, groups or individuals.

Experience the unique setting of a Victorian Fort, built to protect the City of Portsmouth, for your event.  A number of our function rooms can be hired for corporate events and training, parties, award ceremonies, and other celebratory events. With fully catered or self-catering options, free parking, WIFI and stunning views across Portsmouth Harbour make the Peter Ashley Activity Centres and excellent choice of venue.

Use our Parade Ground as a venue for your wedding reception, or use our classrooms and grounds for your events.

All function rooms have been restored to their full splendour and are not open to the public so we are available for your exclusive use.

Peter Ashley Activity Centres Facilities Meeting Room Image

Discover our Meeting Rooms…

Our site offers free parking and competitive day booking prices including refreshments and lunch options, if required. With rooms available for half and full days there is flexibility to book for an event or even just a meeting.

Click to visit our Meeting Rooms page here…

Peter Ashley Activity Centres Facilities:
Corporate Hire, Special Events Hire

If you are looking for a unique facility to host your next team away day or corporate event, then Fort Purbrook will be the perfect venue! We can provide a range of meeting rooms to suit your requirements as well as equipment for presentations, including free WIFI access.

For more information about Peter Ashley Activity Centres Facilities and holding your corporate or special event call Fort Purbrook on 023 9232 1223 for details.

Whatever your occasion or event – email Lydia with your initial requirements using the email button below:

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Our facilities include
  • Classroom and meeting room hire (Wi-Fi enabled)
  • Function rooms (Wi-Fi enabled)
  • Fully catered options
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Wedding reception venue
  • Guided tours, including our civil defence bunker
  • Residential facilities
  • Sports facilities
  • Parties
  • Camping
  • Parade ground hire
  • BBQ Hire



“Great team day, building relationships, fun, good day out of the office doing something different.  Extremely helpful and organised staff”


“Just a quick one to say a massive thank you to you and the team for all of your help yesterday! The feedback from staff here has been entirely positive – both about the facilities, venue and the staff on site. We had a great time with you and would not hesitate to look into coming back if we were planning another similar event in the future.”

Paul Langford
Global Operations Manager
University of Portsmouth

“Friendly and attentive staff- Jodie was fabulous at making sure we had everything we needed and were happy. Great venue, location, ample parking and will be back again next year!”


Event & Parade Ground Hire

Event & Parade Ground Hire

Why not hold your event in a unique location with fantastic views over the coast.
From corporate events to charity events.

Meeting & Conference Room Hire

Meeting & Conference Room Hire

We offer a range of meeting rooms suitable for board meetings, team meetings, seminars and training sessions.

Wedding Reception Hire

Wedding Reception Hire

Why not hold your Wedding Reception in a unique location with fantastic views over the coast.