Venue/Room Hire

Room and Venue Hire Rates

Octavo’s offers a range of options for room and venue hire that can accommodate a wide variety of events, workshops or parties. The warm, welcoming atmosphere, homemade food and convenient Cardiff Bay location make Octavo’s a great destination for your event.

We offer two options:

The Octavo Room is open during trading hours but can be closed off afterwards and has it’s own entrance and toilet. It can seat 28 if eating or 50 for a speaker event with some dining tables removed.

Octavo’s  bookshop and the Octavo Room are also available for rent and are perfect for special parties. The Octavo room is ideal for dancing and music while the bar and book shop make a great mingling/social area.

  Hourly Rate

9am-7pm Weekdays/Saturdays

11am-5pm Sundays


Hourly Rate

7pm-11pm Weekdays/Saturdays

5pm-11pm Sundays


Evening Rate  (4 hours)
Octavo Room

Seats 28 to eat or up to 50 for a speaker event.

Own access and toilet.



£25 N/A
Octavo’s Full Venue

Seats 40 for dining or up to 60 people for a party.

 N/A  N/A 7pm-11pm

£1000 (includes hot & cold finger food)

Enjoy 15% discount on all food and beverages when hiring a venue at Octavo’s.

10% discount when booking for multiple dates.

Please call 02920 491220 to  discuss your requirements and make a booking. A 50% deposit will be required. All prices inclusive of VAT.