If you’re planning a meeting in East London, we’ve got a great mix of slick, corporate spaces and venues with a little more character. All are available for hire for different meeting sizes, so check out our favourites and book today:
Capacity: 100 standing, 197 seated
Check it out here: Arcola Theatre
Arcola Theatre is a converted paint factory in the heart of Dalston, and it’s a very popular event space with creatives and business professionals. I mean, you can see why. This venue sees hundreds of events every year, with none ever being quite the same. They have the capacity to host meetings for two or conferences for many many more. Fancy having your next big meeting in a cool and creative space? Book it here!
Capacity: 100 standing, 75 seated
Check it out here: Campfire Shoreditch
This artsy spot is Campfire Shoreditch and is, unsurprisingly, found in Shoreditch. With various rooms available, you can plan all sorts of corporate events or meetings here. There is a stage, a bar and a full AV/PA system available, which means it is an ideal venue for a networking event, staff training days, presentations, or just a simple meeting room.
Capacity: 200 standing, 160 seated
Check it out here: Wallacespace Spitalfields
Found just around the corner of the well-known Spitalfields markets, Wallacespace Spitalfields is a great option for those looking to book somewhere for a meeting, workshops or general event in the city. Here, you’ll find well-crafted and flexible spaces to fit with whatever you’ve got planned, whether it be a meeting for two or a networking event for 200.
Capacity: 100 standing, 55 seated
Check it out here: Elder Street
Elder Street is super versatile, and has hosted workshops, product launches, and meetings. The different spaces on offer include the beautiful vertical garden and courtyard, The Workshop, The Undercroft, the Upper Lobby, The Canteen and the Kitchen.
Capacity: 400 standing, 80 seated
Check it out here: Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
The cinematic views of the city – including the Gherkin – are easily one of the venue’s highlights – and there’s a terrace area that allows you to soak them up in all their glory – but the practical interior spaces are all kitted out so you won’t need to bring any equipment with you.
Capacity: 450 standing, 130 seated
Check it out here: The Royal Pharmaceutical Society
The Royal Pharmaceutical Society has flexible event spaces with plenty of natural light, high-spec integrated audio-visual equipment and technical support, on site catering, and a balcony with views out onto the city.
Capacity: 550 standing, 350 seated
Check it out here: Cocoon Networks London
Cocoon Networks London can be separated into 2 rooms or one larger space, and their equipment is installed and readily available for use. It’s well connected to the wider city and ideally located for silicone roundabout.
Capacity: 210 standing, 50 seated
Check it out here: The Crown Bow
A jazzy choice, this 2-floor, boutique style pub boasts several private rooms, complete with balconies and a terrace which overlook Victoria Park. If you’re following your meeting with wining and dining, you can tuck into their seasonal food, great wines and craft beers.