Below is a selection of some of the more unique meeting spaces on offer in Clerkenwell, each one distinct in style, so that there’s hopefully something for everyone, yet all feeling a million miles from a boring old office block.
Clerkenwell & Social benefits from eclectic design and a literary theme across its 2 floors and outdoor terrace, with fun visual touches inside like books suspended from the ceiling. Various hire options are available depending on how many guests you intend to invite and how private you want the occasion to be, with space for up to 250 in all. If you wish to host the meeting over lunch, you can expect to find hand-crafted pizzas and house infused cocktails on the menu.
LDA Studios is comprised of 3 blank canvas spaces that come as blank canvases and which can be hired individually or combined for exclusive use of the whole venue. Controllable natural lighting conditions and different coloured LED lighting are available, allowing you to establish the desired mood and feel, with various pieces of equipment and facilities also available should you require them. Though very contemporary and adaptable in feel, there are touches like brick columns that add a splash of character.
Specialising in events with a city or urban theme, The Urban Innovation Centre would be an ideal choice for forward-thinking businesses with an investment in the future of London. One of the UK’s leading collaborative hubs, the venue has already played host to more than 160 events since opening its doors in March 2015, a clear indicator of how high demand can be. As for the actual spaces on offer, they include The Workspace, The Auditorium and The Café, each complete with their own modern facilities.
Original 18th century architecture meets contemporary features at LSO St Luke’s, a wonderful Grade I listed building. The main space, The Jerwood Hall, can accommodate up to 450 guests and is very flexible in its use. Bespoke lighting packages and technical support are on hand to ensure that the venue’s features are shown off to full effect. As for getting there, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to nearby transport links, with Old Street, Barbican, Moorgate and Farringdon all within comfortable walking distance.
At Wallacespace Clerkenwell Green, the team aim to offer a range of spaces that are fun, energising and creative, yet professional and practical. The Penthouse boasts a generous open-plan space with floor-to-ceiling windows that ensure if feels bright and airy throughout, whilst also offering views out onto the city beyond. Altogether, the venue can hold up to 150 guests, and the nearest transport link is Farringdon, which can be reached in around 5 minutes on foot.