Conference and Training Centre

Haven House is a new conference and training venue run by Truro and Penwith College, situated right in the centre of Truro, in the bustling heart of Cornwall.

Home of the Business Centre, it offers eleven rooms including a conference suite and two IT Suites, as well as training and meeting rooms of all sizes, Haven House is suitable for every type of event.

With a café on site, refreshments and catering can be provided for meetings and functions. All of our rooms can be arranged in a theatre or board room style, accommodating your needs for the day.  There is also Wi-Fi access allowing you to access your files on the go.

Conference Suite

The Du Maurier Conference Suite is a self-contained area with a separate entrance which can be booked by companies/organises for meetings, courses and events.  The large open space allows for varying functions and can accommodate 24 - 30 delegates comfortably. IT equipment is available with computers within the suite as well as projector, speakers and whiteboards.

IT Suites

Our two IT suites are able to accommodate up to 16 people with a full range of IT facilities.

Meeting Rooms

In addition to our suites we have a range of rooms of varying sizes to meet your conference and meeting requests.

Hire Costs

Daily delegate rate: £24 per delegate (based on a minimum of 10). This includes room hire, lunch and three servings of tea/coffee.

  • Room rate only: £75
  • Full Day rate: £120

Room only rate includes the hire of the room, use of presenter’s PC, projector and screen. Additional refreshments available on request.

If you wish to utilise our facility in conjunction with the provision of a bespoke course, please call our customer service team on 01872 242711 to book an appointment to discuss this further.


Haven House is located on Quay Street opposite the bus station, a 30 second walk from the taxi rank and approximately ten minutes from the train station.

Download our map here.


There is no student parking, except for limited spaces that are reserved for blue badge holders. However, there are plenty of public car parks nearby. The centre is very near to the bus station and Truro Park and Ride buses stop directly outside.

Spires Coffee Shop at Haven House

This coffee shop is run by our Apprentices and you can enjoy barista-style coffee from Cornish Coffee alongside a delicious range of cakes, biscuits and snacks produced by our students in the kitchens at Truro College. There is also a delicious breakfast and lunch menu to choose from. The Spires Coffee Bar is open from 8.30am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday, all year round, and can cater for any meeting or conference held at Haven House.

Inspiration Professional Salon at Haven House

Inspiration Professional Salons are run purely by apprentices working towards higher-level qualifications, these salons are open throughout the year offering appointments during evenings and weekends to accommodate all clientele.

Our students have become world-class industry winners in beauty therapy, nail enhancements, media makeup and advanced nail art. We work with industry professionals, salon owners and enthusiastic individuals to develop our students and create the best hairdressers and beauty therapists of the future.

Inspiration is proud to work with professional product brands and their artists.

Price list and bookings

Download our pricelist here.

To book an appointment or for more information, contact the salon:

t: 01872 245623


Salon Opening Times

Tuesday 9.00am - 7.00pm

Wednesday 9.00am - 7.00pm

Thursday 9.00am - 9.00pm

Friday 9.00am - 4.00pm

Saturday 9.00am - 1.00pm