Chapel Gate is a 65-acre sporting venue, situated in Christchurch, Dorset and next to Bournemouth International Airport. Chapel Gate is one of the UK’s leading sports centres and is home for international sport in the South as well as being home to the biggest rugby 7s tournament in the world.
Chapel Gate is a centre of excellence for sports training, meetings, weddings, parties, and other events. We have 20 years experience of providing flexible, high quality catering and hold fully licensed bar facilities. Set in spectacular and secluded surroundings, Chapel Gate makes an ideal backdrop for any special occasion, with the main building housing meeting and function space for up to 300 people and free car parking for over 300 cars.
Opening hours are from 08:00 to 23:00 hrs daily. To read more information about our facilities, please visit the Our Facilities page.
The facilities, which are open to the public, include football and rugby pitches, two gold standard cricket pitches, astro-turf, function rooms, squash courts, table tennis, and archery grounds. Chapel Gate is delighted to be called ‘home’ by: