Waterfront Function Venue in Perth

Catering from the intimate to the epic and everything in-between, the iconic Raffles Hotel Host a memorable event for groups as small as 30 or as large as 900 people at Perth’s most historic riverside playground.  The Raffles Hotel offers function spaces across two levels maximising the sweeping riverside views. With its art deco fit out, brushed gold features and famous riverside Al Fresco, The Raffles is an inspiring option for both sit down or cocktail style functions and event. Choose from the stunning Riverside Room or the intimate and stylish Kitson Room for a private affair or the lively downstairs Bar & Al Fresco for semi-private functions. Whether it be a birthday, engagement, corporate workshop, training day or just a casual sundowner, let our dedicated function & event team guide you through the reservation process that perfectly fits your needs.

Birthday Functions

No matter what milestone you are celebrating, Raffles is the perfect place to host your next birthday party.


Celebrate the big news with family and friends at our stunning waterfront function venue. Private and semi private areas available

Christmas Functions

Host your 2018 Christmas functions against the backdrop of spectacular river views. Private and semi private areas available.


From intimate receptions or full-scale affairs, start planning your dream event at Perth’s best wedding venue.

Function Spaces

Located on the banks of the beautiful Swan River, Raffles Hotel provides a picturesque setting for a wide range of functions and events.

The Kitson Room

Sitting: 32  |  Standing: 60

The Kitson Room has been named in honour of Mr. W. H. Kitson who declared The Raffles Hotel open in 1937. This elegant and stylish function room offers guests with privacy and comfort, overlooking the majestic Swan River.

The Riverside Room

Standing: 200

With sweeping River views and luxurious décor, The Riverside Room is a multipurpose function space located on the first floor of The Raffles Hotel. A private balcony overlooks the downstairs alfresco area, offering guests a bird’s eye view of the action.

Raffles Bar & Alfresco

Sitting: 40  |  Standing: 100

The ground floor of Raffles Hotel offers a combination of internal and alfresco areas, providing a variety of spaces to suit every social occasion.

Catering Options


The Raffles offers a range of group dining options including two and three course set menus or our famous ‘Nonna’s Banquet’, designed to share and satisfy.


Our cocktail packages offer a selection of light finger foods, small plates, hot canapes, dessert canapes and more. Talk to our team about our range of culinary add ons like a freshly shucked oyster station or ricotta doughnut balls


The Raffles offers all inclusive beverage package for functions of 30 people and over.  Packages include a selection of premium beverages with a range of optional add ons including cocktails. Beverage on consumption is also available for functions.

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