Functions & Events


Shelbourne Hotel is the perfect place to celebrate any occasion. We specialize in corporate events and private functions with a variety of spaces and options.

Our event spaces can accommodate up to 1100 people with complete catering and beverage service tailored to suit your needs and budget. Our professional team can help to plan the perfect party. We can also assist with event styling, theme design, entertainment and supplier contacts.

  • Exclusive Cocktail Parties (50 to 1,100 guests)
  • Private Dining (up to 110 guests)
  • Birthday Parties from 21+
  • Engagement Parties & Cocktail Wedding Receptions
  • Lunches in our Restaurant or Exclusive Rooftop
  • Team Building Social Events
  • Bar Reservations (10 to 60 guests)
  • Private Luxury Harbour Cruise on MV Enterprise Motor Yacht (up to 30 guests)
  • Office Catering for your in-house occasions


Corporate Cocktail Events, EOFY & Christmas Parties

Shelbourne Hotel is the perfect place for corporate celebrations. Boasting 2 exclusive rooms including a rooftop bar overlooking Darling Harbour, you are sure to delight your guests with excellent catering in a beautiful setting.

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Sydney’s Favourite Private Party Venue

It’s only natural to want to celebrate your special day in a special way. We specialize in cocktail parties and have hosted hundreds of milestone birthdays, engagement parties, reunions, receptions and other private celebrations. Our events team can offer a world of advice and make the planning process easy. We’re experts in coordinating catering, bar tabs, entertainment, decorations and styling. Our clients often share feedback about the “best party ever” so get in touch and lets start planning yours.   

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Capacity guide to find the perfect space for your event:

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

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

Sections of the main bar & garden can be reserved for non-exclusive gatherings and social drinks;

  • Lounge Areas: 20-70
  • Garden Cabana: 10-30

Explore our Function Spaces

Curious about our event spaces? The LinQ Bar is our most popular and versatile function room. Take a virtual tour below.




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Complete the form below or call us on (02) 9267 3100 to find out more.