Functions & Events

The Shelbourne Hotel is the perfect place to raise champagne flutes and celebrate special occasions. We specialize in cocktail parties large and small. Our exclusive function rooms suit a range of occasions, from corporate Christmas celebrations, presentations and networking events to milestone Birthdays and Engagement Parties.

Our professional Events Team are based on site to help plan the perfect party with complete catering services tailored to suit your needs and budget. Our catering options are contemporary, generous and modestly priced, with a range of people pleasing menus. We can also assist with entertainment, theme design, decorations and supplier contacts to  create a memorable experience for you and your guests.

  • Corporate Cocktail Parties (50 to 1,100 guests)
  • Christmas Parties
  • Engagement Parties
  • Birthday Parties (from 21 years+)
  • Presentations & Networking Events
  • Farewell Events
  • Social Bar Reservations (10 to 60 guests)
  • Private Dining Events (up to 110 guests)

Capacity guide to find the perfect space for your event:

Our exclusive function spaces are recommended for the follow number of guests.

Note NSW Covid Capacity limits restrict these numbers under the 1 per 2m or 1 per 4m rule. You will need to check the NSW Covid rules applicable at the time of your event.  

Cocktail party format:

  • The Rooftop Sydney: 125-300
  • LinQ Bar: 50-200
  • Main Bar: 550
  • Whole Venue Exclusive: 1100
  • MV Enterprise Private Harbour Cruise: Up to 30

Seated dining events and corporate presentations:

  • The Rooftop Sydney: 60-110
  • LinQ Bar: Up to 70
  • Main Bar & Market Street Garden: 70-140
  • MV Enterprise Private Harbour Cruise: Up to 20

Sections of the main bar & garden can be reserved for informal gatherings, small groups can be booked online with automatic confirmation. See Table Reservations

Our Function Spaces

THE ROOFTOP SYDNEY
LEVEL 3 – PRIVATE ROOFTOP SPACE BY APPLICATION.

NON-EXCLUSIVE RESERVATIONS DURING PUBLIC BAR TRADING HOURS

LINQ BAR & RESTAURANT
LEVEL 2 – PRIVATE FUNCTION ROOM

MAIN BAR & MARKET STREET GARDEN
LEVEL 1 – PUBLIC BAR & DINING + RESERVED AREAS

Luxury Sydney Harbour Cruises

Celebrate and explore Sydney Harbour during a private charter onboard the impressive 65ft luxury motor yacht, MV Enterprise.

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PLEASE NOTE: DETAILS PUBLISHED ONLINE AND WITHIN OUR INFORMATION PACKAGES, REFER TO OUR STANDARD CAPACITY AND SERVICE OFFERINGS, WITHOUT TAKING INTO ACCOUNT ANY COVID RESTRICTIONS THAT MAY OR MAY NOT APPLY TO THE EVENTS OR DATES YOU ARE PLANNING FOR. WE APPRECIATE YOUR UNDERSTANDING AS WE ALL ADAPT TO THE EVER CHANGING SITUATION.

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Contact us with details of your event and we will happily help match the right option and event space to suit your plans.