Hire Boheme for a Private Function

Boheme is available to hire for private functions such as :

  • Birthday Parties
  • Engagement Parties
  • Anniversaries
  • Wakes
  • Hen Parties (sorry, no stags)
  • Baby Showers

Boheme Venue Hire Information

About the Venue

If you choose to hire our venue, you will have exclusive use of the facilities for the duration of your event.

Dates : Generally the bar is available for hire from 6.30pm – 11pm  7 days a week. If you would like a daytime hire this may be possible depending on date, please contact us to discuss. 

Parking : A pay and display car park is available nearby behind the Co-Op and limited free parking is also available behind the shop on the access road.

Public Transport : There are a number of bus routes via Ashley Road that run from Poole to Christchurch.

Capacity : Maximum 50 persons, approx 32 seated. There is also a rear garden which can seat approx 24 people in good weather.

Hours : The venue is available to hire from 6.00pm. Last orders are at 11pm and the venue closes at 11.30pm. We are able to apply for a late licence to open until 2am (see below)

Bar : The bar stocks a range of Beer, Cider and Wine and also a good selection of spirits and cocktails as well as hot and cold drinks and even milkshakes.

Entertainment : We are able to hold background music, live music, Djs and Karaoke until 11pm and have our own PA system and lighting ready to use. Please note that a licence from PRS-PPL may be required.

Food : We are able to provide buffet food with suitable notice. Our standard buffet will include a selection of hot and cold food with mix of meat and vegetarian options (vegan on request) 

Staff : We will provide staff for bar service, food service and general duties.

Guide Prices

Standard Venue Hire fee from 6pm – 11.30pm : £200
(for each £100 bar takings we will return £20 of the hire fee to you)

Late Licence fee until 2am (inc. application to council & extra staff hours)  : £150

Buffet Food : from £8 per head

Disco from playlist : Free (PRS-PPL license required)

Disco with DJ – POA

PRS-PPL fees if required for live music, disco : £20

Karaoke : including licenses and equipment : £75 

All fees are required in advance.


If you wish to cancel, we will return your fees (excluding any money already spent on licences or food) as follows : 28 days notice : 100% of fees returned, 14 days notice : 75% for fees returned, 7 days notice : 50% returned. Less than 7 days notice by negotiation.