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Space for meetings, seminars, networking events as well as hot-desking; and major conferences and show space through our partners….

Meeting room hire next to one of the UK's most connected transport hubs

Whether you need space to work for a day, week or month, high-profile seminars, board meetings, training sessions, networking events we have the space for you – in one of Bristol’s most iconic buildings, steeped in heritage of innovation and pioneering spirit. If we haven’t got what you need – one of our partners certainly will. All rooms are available with discounted rates for our tenants and business lounge members.

Brunel's Boardroom

Engage your delegates in the original-thinking space of Isambard Kingdom Brunel. With original Victorian features and a separate lobby area, Brunel’s Boardroom provides a sumptuous setting for meetings, training and presentations.

Seats 20 boardroom style. Can be linked with Brunel’s breakout room. AV includes built in 3D-ready, 2,500 Lumens projector and HDMI & SVGA inputs projecting onto screen, separate PC with input for a USB stick and speakers with 1 lapel microphone.

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Brunel's breakout room

Seating 10 boardroom style this space can be used for smaller meetings or adjoined to Brunel’s Boardroom to create one large space or as a breakout room for workshops. AV includes portable HD Videoconferencing unit with SVGA and HDMI inputs.

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Station Master's Office

The Station Master’s Office is a legacy of the world’s oldest railway station with its original marble fireplace – it provides an inspiring small meeting room. Seating 8 delegates in boardroom style and 10 for a presentation. Portable  2,500 Lumens projector and projection onto white wall.

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The Junction seminar space

Seating up to 50 theatre style in a mix of bleacher seats and chairs, this space is part of the original engine shed and has a contemporary finish with an industrial feel – great for business breakfasts through to early evening briefings. The space has its own catering and networking area, high ceilings and is curtained off from the Business Lounge. AV includes twin screens with HDMI & SVGA inputs and a PA system with lectern microphone and two hand held microphones.

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Business lounge

The lounge is available to hire from 6 pm and is a great space for networking events or drinks receptions for up to 200 people. With a mix of fixed carriage-style innovation pods, bespoke high tables and low comfortable seating, the lounge is a flexible space offering opportunities for a variety of events.

During the day, the business lounge is a membership-only facility for academics, entrepreneurs and investors to meet 200 metres from the UK’s most connected transport hub.

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Find out from our meeting room hirers how they found their experience of using Brunel’s Boardroom suite for their recent meetings and events.


Saloon Car hotdesking

Co-working space at the heart of Bristol’s transport hub. Access to premium working space with a desk, monitor and locker space and use of the Engine Shed Business Lounge for small, informal meetings.

Buy credit by the day, week or longer accessed via Neardesk. You can pick up a free card from our Reception to use here or across their many other co-working locations nationwide.

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How to find Engine Shed

Engine Shed
Station Approach
Temple Meads


+44 (0)117 903 1100


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