Eastern Avenue Army Reserve Centre

Eastern Avenue Army Reserve Centre

  • Conferences/meetings
  • Lectures
  • Formal Dinners
  • Exhibitions
  • Parking
  • Private Functions
This is a comfortable bar (12m x 6m) which has bar seating for 12 and club style seating for 16 around occasional tables. There is a flat screen TV, dance floor and a pool table.
Eastern Avenue Army Reseerve Centre has a medium sized Conference Room (6m x 5m) which can seat 14 around it, and benefits from having a small servery adjacent which can provide light refreshments.
On the ground floor is the Drill Hall (18.8m x 9.8m) which has the capacity to accommodate up to 80 people if used as a party venue or conference. Alternatively, it can be used for exhibitions, wedding receptions and indoor sports. It has a bar at one end.
A functional kitchen (5.9m x 2.8m) is on the ground floor and adjacent to the Hall. It has a 6 ring gas burner, hotplate, oven, deep fat fryer, microwave, dishwasher, freezer and fridge enabling a variety of meals/ refreshments to be served.
The main classroom is in a separate building. It is a generous size (7.8m x 4.7m), which can easily hold 20 students.
This is a versatile room which can be tailored to suit the occasion. The room (5m x 3.5m) has seating for up to 6 people.
A quiet room next to the classroom (8.2m x 4.7m) is available which can seat up to 10 people.
Secure parking for up to 40 cars as part of the event booking is possible.


Dominated by the cathedral, Gloucester is a delightful city which deserves a visit. The Army Reserve Centre is located conveniently for the town and only a five minute drive from Junction 11a of the M5 motorway. Although an austere building from the outside, inside it boasts a warmth from the staff which is reflected in the style and layout of the facilities. Eastern Avenue Army Reserve Centre is a convenient meeting and conference venue, with both large and small conference rooms, classroom, bar and kitchen facilities. Gloucester is easily linked to the M5 for all north and south routes and within easy access to the A40 for east and westward journeys. It has excellent rail and bus links, and is close to Gloucester/Staverton airport.

Formerly part of Robinswood Hill Barracks, Eastern Avenue Army Reserve Centre is a suitable venue for a variety of events such as conferences, seminars, or meetings. Eastern Avenue Army Reserve Centre has a Conference Room which can seat 14 around the Board Table. A smaller meeting room can seat up to 6 people. A drill hall can provide versatile use from physical fitness sessions to more formal events, when it can be turned into an indoor marquee. A classroom can accommodate 10 students. A bar facility can take a group of 35. A fully fitted kitchen can provide refreshments from tea/ coffee to meals for up to 120 people. This venue benefits from on-site, secure parking for up to 40 cars.

Suitable for: Formal Dining / Luncheons, Conferences/ Meetings, Lectures, Office, Private Functions, Small Receptions, Syndicate Discussions, Adventure Training, Team Building Activities, Band Practice, Training, Short Term Parking.

Contact Us



    Address Eastern Avenue ARC
    Town Gloucester
    County Gloucester
    Post Code GL4 3BD