Rent St. Mary’s Boat Club

St. Mary's Boat Club

You can book the upstairs reception hall at St. Mary’s Boat Club year-round to host your events. 

What is included in my rental?

Your rental of St. Mary’s Boat Club’s includes the following: 

  •  tables:
    •  17 rectangular tables 2.5’ x 8’
    •  3 rectangular tables 2.5’ x 6’
    •  1 rectangular tables 2.5 ’x 5’
    •  19 round tables 5’ diameter (seats 8)
  •  200 chairs
  •  kitchen, including a fridge, oven, freezer, and microwave

All other items (catering, dishes, linens, equipment, decorations, bar service, music) are the responsibility of the renter.
SMBC staff is available on-site during event, as a building monitor only.

Hours for Special Event Bookings

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday facility access beginning at 10 am, with the hall closing at midnight.

St. Mary’s Boat Club rental fees

Special Event Rental(Friday, Sat, Sunday): $700 + special event fees (These fees depend on the booking, for example, if you have music, you’ll need to pay the socan and resound fee. )

Weekday daytime: $70/hr or $560 full day

Evening/weekend: $140/hr

Booking fee: $28.75

A $300 deposit (payable by cash, cheque, debit, Visa, MasterCard, or American Express) is required at the time of booking. You’ll also be asked to sign a rental agreement. Damage deposit is returned 5 business days after event provided there is no damage to facility and all guidelines are respected. The agreement can be picked up at the facility can be e-mailed to you or we email it to them when we get it back we charge their deposit.  

Rules and other considerations

Accessibility

The main level of the boat club is wheelchair accessible, the lower Boat House is not.

Alcohol

Download the municipality’s Alcohol Policy for St. Mary’s Boat Club [PDF] to understand your responsibilities when serving alcohol at your event.

Cancellations

Cancelling Sunday–Thursday events require 30 days’ notice to receive the full deposit refund.

Cancelling Friday–Saturday events require 3 months’ notice to receive the full deposit refund.

Music and sound levels

As St. Mary’s Boat Club is in a residential neighborhood, live music is only permitted during Friday and Saturday events only. All events must end at midnight.  

Smoking

St. Mary’s Boat Club is a non-smoking facility.

Contact St. Mary’s Boat Club

To book your event, view the facility, or for general inquiries, contact:

902.490.4688
boatclub@halifax.ca

St. Mary's Boat Club - email boatclub@halifax.ca