Rutherford College – Taking the stress out of residential conferences 

Rutherford College has lecture theatres, breakout rooms, its own dining room and accommodation – all in the same building. This makes it the perfect location for residential conferences.

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Residential conferences facilities 

At the heart of Rutherford College is the Dining Hall, which is the most popular room for big conference events thanks to its capacity and versatility. You can easily change your day from an important conference to an informal party with your colleagues.

Located just off the Dining Hall are the 11 breakout rooms, which are perfect for smaller sessions. Each room is equipped with full AV and all have natural light.

Dining 300
Square cabaret 50
Theatre 40-250
Classroom 15-100


Residential conferences accommodation 

In Rutherford College are also 150 single standard bedrooms, all of which are located in corridors of up to 7 bedrooms sharing a bathroom and compact kitchen unit. Some of the rooms have the best views over the University grounds down to the Cathedral. Parking is also located next to the College.



Floor plan
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Technical info
  • Wi-Fi and wired connection
  • Hand held microphone
  • Lapel microphone
  • Flip chart
  • Lectern
  • Stage*
  • Projector and screen
Key features
  • Foyer
  • Natural light
  • Disabled access
  • Car parking close by in Park Wood (spaces are limited)
  • Accommodation in same building

*additional cost

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For more details and to book:
Call: +44 (0)1227 828000
Twitter: @KentConferences