St Nicks

Centre for nature and green living

Hire the Centre

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Use the Environment Centre as an inspiring backdrop for your event, celebration or meeting. The Centre is located on the edge of a 24-acre nature reserve, complete with a network of easy access paths and children’s play area, in close proximity to the city centre of York. It is easily accessible by public transport, cycling and walking (please see Find us). There is a large hall available for meetings, children’s birthday parties and other events. The Ecochalet on site is suitable for small meetings while our large enclosed garden area provides a great space for outdoor meetings or workshops and comes with it’s own composting toilet facility.

We offer the following facilities:

Booking charges – 20% VAT to add to all prices:

Centre use (max capacity 20) – £100 for up to 4 hours / £130 for 5-8 hours

Garden area – £60 for up to 4 hours / £100 for 5 – 8 hours

Ecochalet (max capacity 5)  – £10 per hour

Garden shelter – £5 per hour

Registered charities and small groups are elligiable for preferential rates – Please ask for details.

St Nicks members receive a 20% discount off their booking fee. Joining is easy and other benefits are on offer – see this page.

Bookings must include setting up and tidying times. Please note that higher charges may apply outside of a working week 9am-5pm period. For availability and more details, please contact us.

This page was last updated 5 May 2022