Special Occasions and Celebrations

A stunning party venue in Chichester with a  difference, we offer private room hire for your special occasions, birthday, anniversary and celebration parties, as well as drinks and cocktail receptions.

What we offer for your special occasions

Special Occasions

  • stunning views over Chichester Harbour
  • exclusive access to our Upper Deck and Balcony
  • ample free parking
  • flexible catering and bar to meet your requirements
  • dedicated party planner
  • party packages for 60-140 people from £995.00

We offer an ideal location for your party or celebration.  Nestling on the water’s edge in an area of outstanding natural beauty, boasting unique panoramic harbour views from the Upper Deck, Balcony and garden in a marina and boating setting. We provide a fantastic hospitality venue for your party  or celebration. It’s also marvellous to catch sunset from the balcony too, but the wonderful ambience is just as good in the dark!

Offering  full in house catering and beverage facilities your function planner will be with you all the way from first meeting to your party ensuring the flexibility to fashion the celebration in exactly the way you wish.

Exclusive use of our Upper  Deck and Balcony for up to 140 guests, reception drinks in the garden, music  and dance floor, individual bar, combinations of dining from canapés and simple buffet to a full banquet meal are all available. Smaller private dinner parties  from 12 to 50 can also be enjoyed in the ground floor Quarter Deck also overlooking the harbour. We are a great venue for a memorable party.

Party Packages from £995.00

Parties for 60-140 people from


Includes hire of the venue, with your own private bar and balcony overlooking Chichester Harbour and the South Downs National Park.

We will also include our resident DJ and a food option for 60 people.

Time at the bar and music end time will be at midnight, with parties starting from 7pm.

Food Options 

Nibbles, crisps and dips included


Choose 4 items for 60 people

Sausage Rolls

Assorted puff pastry Crolines

Chicken Wings, choose from BBQ, Sweet Chilli or Spicy

Chicken Skewers, served with a garlic mayonnaise

Mini Pork Pies

Mini Scotch Eggs

V Mini Vegetable Spring Rolls

V Mini Margarita Pizza

V Mini Stilton and Broccoli Quiche Bites



Filled Rolls for 60 people  


Cumberland sausage

Vegetarian Option 

(served with chips +£1.50 per head)


Cheese Board (60 portions)

Selection of cheeses with crackers, French bread, butter and chutneys.

Garnished with salad leaves, celery and grapes.

To cater for numbers above 60 will be £8.00 per head extra or we can tailor a new package to suit.

To book our party venue in Chichester, West Sussex or to make arrangements for a visit, please telephone the office on: 01243 512 918 or you can e-mail us at: office@cyc.co.uk.

For more information contact the Club for our Hospitality Brochure

View from the lawn at sunset
Sunset from the Lawn at Chichester Yacht Club