Private Bar Hire Near Me

Here’s why Canvas is positively the best private bar hire near me

We ensure the drinks are topped up and the guests are happy.

You’ve got a big event coming up. You’ve got your guests. You’ve got your agenda. You’ve got your reason to celebrate. Now, all you need to do is find the best private bare hire near me. Fortunately for you, Bournemouth is blessed to bask in four exceptionally unique and majestic seasons. So, whether it’s a birthday, the office Christmas party, or a hen do, our multifaceted venue features not one but THREE bars to make yours a night to remember. See, here at Canvas, our dedicated staff work hard to ensure that you’re able to enjoy every second of your party. We’ll make sure the drinks are topped up and the guests are happy. By taking care of all the logistics, your search for private bar hire near me is over.

Canvas offers distinctive experiences to complement what Bournemouth boasts throughout the year.

Looking for a private bar hire near me? If so, the chances of you wanting to share a cramped corner with strangers – where you compete for the attention of the bar staff – must be slim to none. This is your party after all, why should you have to share it? Well, at Canvas, you don’t. We can offer you THREE private spaces. Each with its dedicated bar staff, bathrooms and toilets. Plus a private DJ or band, personalised décor and a choice of buffets and drinks tailored to your tastes. Sound good?

Located in Bournemouth’s Soho Quarter, our spectacular building is just a five-minute walk from the golden sands of Bournemouth. Situated in a stunning loft bar spread over the first and second floors of a c1800 listed building – you have a choice of three private bar hire options. From a small birthday party to a larger corporate function, we can provide buffet, canapé and drinks packages tailored to your tastes. Allow us to take the hassle out of your event. Canvas has a genial and inviting atmosphere where you and your party will be able to unwind in comfort or dance away the night


Live Lounge

We go loud and late every weekend.

Get buzzed by our vibrant atmosphere and party all night long in our award-winning live lounge. Rigged up with immersive lighting, the stage is set for a medley of world-class artists to engage in an intimate live music experience. This can be made all the more personal with our venue’s four large private seated booths. This venue is also perfect for those looking for private bar hire near me. However, the live lounge is only available for on Saturdays and Sundays – so act quickly! You never know who might swoop in to steal the spotlight. In addition to this, we pride ourselves on our enviable range buffet and canapé options suited to your budget.


Cocktail Bar

Featuring a spectacular selection of spirit.

Boasting a mind-blowing array of whiskey, rum and gins – along with an assortment of champagne, wine and cocktail offerings – our main cocktail bar offers some of the best concoctions known to mixology. Relax, unwind and get ready for a good time at Canvas. While this private bar hire near me encourages mixing and mingling, it’s only available during the daytime. If not, it’s available on days when we are closed to the public (such as Monday and Tuesday). With a capacity of approximately 100 standing and 45 seated, it can open up into the Live Lounge should your party require additional space.


The Green Room

Shh! This is the latest addition to Canvas.

For those looking for private bar hire near me with a twist, look no more. Waltz into a world of intrigue and step into the soles of flappers or clubmen back in the days of prohibition America. Hidden away from the rest of Canvas, this luxury speakeasy evokes insatiable feelings amongst us Brits that we simply can’t resist. After all, when you want something in this world, there’s not much that will come between you and a good time. So why not revisit the roaring twenties with over 50 gins locked away just for you and your party. In addition to this, there are additional options of us serving your guests cocktails, canapés and a buffet too.

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Open Friday and Saturday nights, we go loud and late every weekend.

Located in Bournemouth’s Soho Quarter and known as “Bournemouth’s award-winning loft bar and live lounge” Canvas is the place to be. Our venue sports a huge emphasis on showcasing high-quality live acts and dynamic DJs. This, mixed with our award-winning bartenders, incredible cocktails and artisan décor, gives us our winning formula.

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Best venue to open in Bournemouth in years. Love the atmosphere , food and music. The coolest decor . It’s like being in a New York loft apartment . It’s the sort of place that you like to spend time in because it envelops you and makes you feel good, you don’t want to leave!! Love it

Absolutely loved this stylish, sophisticated new loft bar. The decor was chic and sexy, with great music and buzzing atmosphere!