The Columbine Centre has 2 major rooms:

  1. a Theatre (Meadow Suite) that can hold up to 300 people and
  2. an indoor bowls club with 4 rinks  – currently the home of the Walton & District Indoor Bowls Club.

A warm welcome awaits you at the Columbine Centre, a mutli-purpose venue in a beautiful, traditional seaside setting at Walton-on-the-Naze, on the North Essex coast.

We are able to offer a wide range of facilities all under one roof... make an enquiry.


  • Theatre Performers
  • Our 300-seat theatre is available for private hire
  • Full backstage and dressing room facilities
  • Fully equipped with sound and lighting
  • Licensed bar and contemporary foyer

Meetings, Conferencing & Seminars

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  • Theatre-style conferencing for up to 300 delegates
  • Plenary-style for up to 180 delegates
  • Syndicate room for up to 30 delegates
  • Licensed bar
  • Presentation equipment hire

Private Parties/Receptions

  • Wedding Reception Table Settings
  • A flexible, blank canvas for your function
  • Up to 180 guests capactity, seated
  • Up to 300 guests capacity, sitting/standing
  • Licensed bar
  • Professional sound and lighting equipment

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View our Terms and Conditions of Hire

Make an Enquiry

If you are thinking about hiring any of our facilities email us today!

to drop us a line or two about your requirements, and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.