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Our Story

The Boathouse Cafe is the vision of the family team behind Soulspace and The Boathouse Project.

This film is the story of Surrey’s Inspiring new venue combining Soulspace, a Members’ coworking space, meeting rooms, venue hire, events and community and The Boathouse Cafe Restaurant.

The Boathouse, Guildford, a new venue on the River Wey, softly opened its doors in summer 2023, introducing Soulspace, an independent members club, coworking space, event hire, and community and The Boathouse Cafe. With a rowing boat hire set to follow in 2025.

The Boathouse leads with beautiful, sustainable design that uses many natural materials and local craftsmen. East Horsley based Identity and Interior Design Agency, Raw Clay showcase their signature design with a focus on natural textures and responsible sourcing, taking much of their inspiration from the nearby river.

This new venue and family business, aims to provide a place to work, gather, and grow, fostering a sense of community and collaboration. . As a member of the community, The Boathouse will also work with local charities including halow project and community groups to share resources.

FILM: Direction & cinematography – Fraser Stephen Post production – Alicja Rymarowicz THE BUILDING: The Boathouse, Guildford: Architects: Mitchell Evans, Builders: O&D, Identity & Interior Design: Raw Clay