Can I stay at LMH?

You can book either a twin or double en-suite SCR guest room in Eleanor Lodge, subject to availability. To confirm availability and to book a guest room, please contact the Conference Office, letting them know that you are a former student. Single occupancy costs £60.00 per night and double occupancy costs £90.00 per night. The charges are inclusive of VAT and include breakfast in the Dining Hall. Telephone + 44 (0)1865 274320 or email

Bedroom in Eleanor Lodge, LMH
LMH formal dinner
Can I dine in Hall?

The Senior Common Room is pleased to invite alumni to dine at High Table at a Guest Night once a year. Alumni may also bring one guest.

Guest Nights are held twice a week during term time: Tuesdays are Guest Nights (three courses) and Fridays are Special Guest Nights (four courses plus dessert). Please be aware that 1st Week and 8th Week dinners are very busy and are often fully booked. Dates for 2023/24 are available as a pdf download here.

The charge for a Guest Night dinner is £42.50 per person and a Special Guest Night is £49.00 per person. The charges stated are subject to change and are inclusive of VAT. There is a limit of 3 alumni and their guests (or 6 alumni without guests) per Guest Night.

Alumni dining at High Table should have an SCR Host; the Development Team will link alumni to an appropriate host.

If you would like to book, please contact the Development Team, with at least one month’s notice, on 01865 274362 or email

Can I book a private function at LMH?

If you would like to hire one of our function rooms for a private event, such as a dinner, party or business event, please contact the Conference Office for more information. Telephone + 44 (0)1865 274320 or email

Meeting room at LMH
LMH Chapel
Can I get married at LMH?

Past and present members of the LMH community are welcome to enquire about the possibility of having their wedding service in the Chapel. Depending on the Chaplain’s schedule and other events taking place in college, the Chapel is available during most of the year for this purpose, with the exception of the late summer and Christmas season. There are a number of legal formalities to address before any firm arrangements can be made for the wedding itself. It is advisable to start the planning process between nine and twelve months in advance of the proposed date of the service. For further information, please contact the Chaplain at

Can I use LMH’s library?

Space and resources in the college’s library are at a premium during term time, so unfortunately it is not practical to offer desk space or access to the library to our alumni during term, except to consult specific items not held by the central Bodleian Libraries. Alumni are welcome to contact the Librarian at to ask to use the library during vacations, whilst the library is staffed. You can apply for free admission to the Bodleian Libraries by going to You can also get access to a wide range of journals online by going to

LMH Library (photo credit: Ben Robinson)
punt at LMH
How can I book a punt?

LMH punts can be booked by alumni in the summer (May to August) via the LMH Porters' Lodge, preferably via email ( or over the phone (01865 274 300). The charge is £5 per hour (maximum of three hours), and payment must be made via card at the time of booking. Punts are always in high demand in the summer months, so please ensure you arrive promptly for your time slot.