Engagement PartyRoom Hire

When you celebrate your engagement at Soultrap, prepare for the most magical night of your lives – aside from the big day, of course! This hidden treasure in the heart of Surry Hills, an ideal location situated just outside the Sydney CBD, is the perfect engagement party venue.

From the moment you step into our warmly lit speakeasy – tucked below the hustle and bustle of Campbell Street – you’ll notice the unique character that defines Soultrap. With distressed brick walls and an abundance of heritage, unique charm, Soultrap Bar is the perfect space to craft the engagement party of your dreams.

Soultrap Bar offers a beautiful, intimate atmosphere and dynamic layout with capacity for large groups up to 120 guests. Our flexible function room can be arranged to suit the needs of your special day – including cocktail party style events, seated private dining room, podium space for speeches or a pumping dance floor to end the night.

Maggie & Ben
Maggie and Ben

Let your imagination run wild in our lovely underground event space – our illuminated recycled wood cabinets are the perfect place to add your own personal touches, whether you’re hand-crafting decorations or collaborating with a florist or stylist. 

When choosing Soultrap Bar to host your Sydney engagement party, you have the freedom to decorate creatively or keep things pared back for a simple, romantic evening.

Themed Engagement Parties

Soultrap specialises in themed parties and social gatherings, and we absolutely delight in crafting incredible celebrations for our guests, their loved ones and closest friends. Our golden-age inspired interior is the perfect venue for dress up parties and imaginative evenings, helping you craft your fairytale engagement event that’s bound to leave a lasting impression.

Soultrap’s experienced staff love to get on board and help bring your vision to life, from themed cocktails to era-appropriate playlists. We’d love to hear your unique engagement party ideas and let you know how we can help bring your vision to life. 

So what will it be – a roaring jazz-age soiree, a gathering for Mafiosi and their glamorous leading ladies, or an intimate engagement party with a rustic, historical touch? At Soultrap, we have experience with all kinds of imaginative events and give you free reign to theme however your heart desires.

Bring your fantasy to life for one exclusive night with your treasured friends and family – between our inventive house cocktails, flavour-packed grazing boards, magic mirror photobooth and unforgettable atmosphere, it’s no wonder we’re one of Sydney’s top engagement party venues.

Never fear, if you’re after a more traditional celebration, we cater to all kinds of engagement parties – from intimate gatherings over wine and cheese to cocktails and a night of dancing. 

Whatever your heart desires, the experienced staff at Soultrap will work with you to create unforgettable moments and the memorable engagement celebration you deserve.

Audience from Soultrap Bar having a good laugh

Why Are We Sydney's Best Engagement Party Venue?

Engagement Party Beverage & Catering Packages


Rather than offering a standardised event package, we tailor our delicious food and drink packages to suit the needs of your unique engagement party.

Our catering options include hot or cold canapes, grazing boards and charcuterie platters – including suitable dishes for any dietary requirements. We can also accommodate your choice of external catering when co-ordinated with our events staff. 

Of course, we offer a full range of beverage and bar packages – from our spectacular cocktails and spirits to our carefully curated wine list, beer and cider selection. Our creative bar staff provide impeccable service and are happy to take requests or drum up themed cocktails for your private event.

Magic Mirror Photobooth

Capture the magic of your engagement party with our magical mirror photobooth – you won’t believe it until you try it!

Our magic mirror set-up can be customised to suit many themes and styles, creating a spectacular centrepiece to captivate your guests. With a fabulous range of themed props to pose with, the photobooth will be the absolute highlight of your special night. 

It may be powered by faith, love and pixie dust, but our magic mirror is also high tech – photobooth hire includes digital copies of all photos to be treasured for years to come.

All-inclusive features:

• Digital copies of all photos uploaded online
• Unlimited printouts
• Personalised logo
• Digital signatures
• A wide range of themed props
• Backdrops
• Red carpet

magic mirror photobooth

What Is Included In Soultrap Function Room Hire?

We put together each venue hire package according to your unique requirements – get in touch with our events staff today to find out why Soultrap is the perfect choice for an engagement party venue.

Venue hire options include:

• Exclusive or non-exclusive venue hire
• Event co-ordinator, bar and wait staff
• Catering and beverage packages
• Audio-visual equipment
• Furniture and facilities
• Photobooth (optional)

Function room

Keen to see some of the fabulous events we’ve held in the past? Click through to our Gallery and start picturing how we can bring your dream engagement party to life.

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