RHODES UNIVERSITY


RHODES UNIVERSITY
Rhodes University offers conference delegates the opportunity to meet in gracious buildings set in lovely grounds. In these tranquil surroundings participants are able to relax and concentrate on the matter in hand. During University vacations, comfortable, single-room accommodation at full board or Bed & Breakfast rates is available in residence. The Continuing Educatiuon Centre offers an all-in-one conference facility including en-suite single-room accommodation overlooking the scenic Hamilton Dam.



A computer lab with internet connection and specialist trainers are available as are excellent sporting facilities. A professional conference team will assist you with your conference organisation.

 

Accommodation

 Single: 2000
 Double:  
 Suites & Other: 23
 Total2023

Contact Information

 Tel: +27 (0) 46 603 8111
 Fax: +27 (0) 46 636 1902
 l.futter@ru.ac.za
 Drostdy Road, Grahamstown, 6139

Seating Capacities

Room Name U-Shape School Room Theatre Banquet
 
Arts Major     178  
CEC 25 40 60 40
Great Hall 100 350 500 250
Kimberley Hall       150
Other     28  
St Peters 34 30 40 50  
St Peters 36 30 50 70  
Verandah 80 180 250 150
Zoology Major     308  
Zoology Minor     97  

Room Dimensions & Area

Room Name Length Width Height
 
Arts Major       108
CEC       144
Great Hall       600
Kimberley Hall        
Other        
St Peters 34       65.3
St Peters 36       77.3
Verandah       400
Zoology Major        
Zoology Minor        

Lighting Facilities

Room Name Controls Dimmers Windows Blackout
 
Arts Major     Y Y
CEC   Y Y  
Great Hall     Y Y
Kimberley Hall     Y  
Other Y     Y
St Peters 34     Y Y
St Peters 36     Y Y
Verandah     Y  
Zoology Major Y     Y
Zoology Minor Y     Y

Power, Doors & Screens

Room Name Power
Sockets
Door
Height
Door
Width
Screen
Height
Screen
Width
 
Arts Major 3        
CEC 4        
Great Hall 4        
Kimberley Hall          
Other 2        
St Peters 34 2        
St Peters 36 2        
Verandah 2        
Zoology Major 4        
Zoology Minor 2        

Venue Category

Day Conference Venue
Educational Establishment
Training Facility

Conference Equipment

Flip Chart
Lectern
Overhead Projector
Public Address System
Television/Video
White Board

Leisure

Fishing
Game Drives
Golf
Gym
Hiking
Horse Riding/Safaris
Squash
Swimming
Tennis
Tribal Culture
Volley Ball

Travel

Car Hire

Additional

Baby Sitting
Exhibition Area