There are two parties in the office calendar that really count - the infamous Christmas party and the summer party. Although it hasn't always been a stalwart, it's quickly becoming more popular and some of the best venues for hire in London get booked out sharpish. Whether you're looking for a blank canvas space for your DIY summer party ideas, or a venue that comes fully furnished and prepared, check out our list of great spaces for your work summer party:
Salut! in Islington offers a relaxed take on modern-European food. Watch the dishes being prepared in the open kitchen, from the warm and comfortable dining room with wooden tables and vintage furnishings. Ideal for intimate Weddings, Birthdays, Christenings, Private Christmas Parties & Private Hire Dinner
The Green Room is a quirky bar and restaurant located in West Hampstead, London. Situated just a 5 minutes walk from all transport links, we cover an array of events including Corporate, Christmas parties, Quiz nights, Birthday parties, Engagement parties and Power Breakfasts to name a few. The entire venue is designed with flexibility in mind and is the perfect spot for your next celebration!
Chucs Serpenitne is housed within Zaha Hadid's renowened 'Magazine' extension to the Sackler Gallery - a modern architectural landmark. Surrounded by verdant Hyde Park & Kensington Gardens, the venue affords its guests a sense of privacy & tranquility, despite its location in the center of London. Please note, due to the Royal Parks restrictions, the venue must be vacated by 10:30pm.
Since its red-hot inception in 2009, Cirque Le Soir London has perfected the immersive experience in a range of all-encompassing sets, stages and installations. From corporate and private events within our venue for up to 500 guests, to hosting the Cirque experience in other event spaces – we can create an explosive Cirque party wherever you are. Within our Soho venue, our world class entertainers perform on 4 stages simultaneously whilst walk-about acts mingle and thrill the crowds. From close up magicians, dwarves, drag queens, contortionists, strongmen, showgirls, fire breathers, hula hoopers, freak shows and so much more – our acts can be as outrageous or as innocent as your event needs them to be. Come one, come all and come down for your unforgettable night at the Circus!
VIVO Roof Terrace - An Urban Escape Our superb roof terrace is a stylish spot in the heart of Upper Street, Islington, where you can enjoy our great food and drink offering in an al-fresco setting. Whether it is a wedding party, anniversary or birthday celebration, our rooftop bar seems a world away from the hustle and bustle of the surrounding area, making it the perfect place to turn your event into a special occasion. No hire fees, minimum spend required.
The Breakfast Club Battersea was our first caf south of the river & it’s a beauty (even if we do say so ourselves). Taking inspiration from a 50’s kitsch kitchen & an 80’s launderette. This south London venue has a capacity of 80 seated & 120 standing making it the perfect place for large scale dinners, private drink soirées & boozy bingos. Much like our other venues dotted around London, there’s not much we can’t do & we’re open to parties & events of all shapes and sizes.
Originally built in 1904 & used as a dance hall through the roaring twenties, this West London beautiful Edwardian venue has a unique character and incredible acoustics making it the perfect venue for everything from live gigs and cabaret shows to wedding receptions, conferences, corporate events and film shoots. With an experienced team of event planners, Bush Hall can ensure your event runs without a hitch offering imaginative catering solutions, equipment hire and anything else to suit your requirements. Evening Parties from £2,250+vat Wedding Receptions from £3,050+vat Conferences from £800+vat In house catering team available (external catering permitted for an additional fee) Drinks packages available on request.
Carousel is creative hub with a growing portfolio of venues cross Marylebone and Seven Dials. Our unique event venue in the heart of Marylebone is split over three beautifully designed floors, each with its own distinctive character as well as hosting our award winning restaurant. Upstairs Space: carouselspaces.com/upstairs Inspired by minimalist Scandinavian design - complete with polished concrete floor, white walls and clean lines - Upstairs at Carousel is a light and airy room with windows on two sides and a hand made feature table as its centre piece and private access to our leafy, south-facing “Garden”. The room comes with High-spec AV equipment, WiFi, flexible lighting rig and a dedicated duty manager to ensure your event runs smoothly. Maximum Capacity: Boardroom style – 30 people / Cabaret style – 48 people / Reception style – 80 people / U-shaped style – 35 people / Theatre style – 80 people / Sit-down meal style – 60 people Downstairs Space: carouselspaces.com/downstairs Downstairs at Carousel is a vast and versatile space with an industrial, warehouse-style finish that’s tailor made for large-scale events - think high ceilings, polished concrete flooring and moody lighting. Kitted out with a fully equipped professional kitchen, flexible lighting rig, high-spec AV equipment, pop up bar, 3 separate WCs and a dedicated duty manager. Maximum Capacity: Boardroom style – 38 people / Cabaret style – 70 people / Reception style – 180 people / U-shaped style – 50 people / Theatre style – 100 people / Sit-down meal style – 90 people If you’d like to hire a combination of our spaces (e.g. Upstairs and Downstairs), just let us know your requirements and we’ll put together a quote for you. Carousel Next Door: carouselspaces.com/next-door Offering 3,300 sq. ft. of high-footfall, high-visibility retail and event space right on Baker Street, Carousel: NEXT DOOR is the dream venue for your next concept store, fashion show, product launch, sample sale, art exhibition or pop-up café... With floor-to-ceiling windows at street level, elegant wooden floors throughout and clean white walls, it‘s an ultra-flexible blank canvas space. And with neighbouring Carousel just a few yards away, you can also add all of our award-winning food and drink, staffing and production into the equation. Carousel Seven Dials: carouselspaces.com/seven-dials Seven Dials is the perfect space to put your event in the public eye. Since opening in June 2018 we've hosted key household name such as Baileys, Instagram, Clarins, Charlotte Simone and Whistles to name a few - watch this space for upcoming events! Totalling just over 2,000 sq. ft. of high-footfall, high-visibility retail and event space, the latest addition to the Carousel family is located right in the heart of Seven Dials, one of London’s busiest and buzziest shopping districts, home to flagship stores from cutting brands such as Nike, Benefit, Sonos and Superga. Attracting 32 million visitors a year from over 80 different countries, this vibrant central London neighbourhood is the perfect location for making some serious noise, whether it’s a brand activation, concept store, product launch or pop-up shop that you’re planning. Split over two floors and combining exposed brickwork with plain white walls and raw concrete features, our unique blank canvas space at 9-11 Shorts Gardens is flooded with natural light. Two large display windows stretch across the width of the ground floor, while glass tiles in the floor illuminate the white box basement below. The space can accommodate up to 160 guests at a time and has its own bathroom downstairs. Catering & Events Production also available. Carousel isn’t just a dry hire space - we also specialise in restaurant-quality food, we can create bespoke menus to complement your day as well as cocktail consultancy and events production. Speak to one of the Carousel events team!
:Twickenham Stadium is the 'Home of England Rugby' based in West London and a unique venue for hosting a variety of different events, including conferences and meetings, dinners, Christmas parties, receptions and weddings, from as few as 2 people up to 1200! Twickenham benefits from an onsite 4* Marriott Hotel with 156 bedrooms and 2,000 complimentary parking spaces. Twickenham station is only 20 minutes from Central London and a 10 minute walk away from the stadium. The stadium also offers award-winning in-house catering with all menus made fresh and onsite. Spaces and capacities Rose Suite (can be split into 2) Dinner – 900 Theatre – 1200 Reception – 1200 Cabaret – 560 Live Room Dinner – 600 Theatre – 600 Reception – 650 Cabaret – 300 Elgar Suite (can be split into 2) Dinner – 370 Theatre – 300 Reception – 620 Cabaret – 300 Churchill Dinner – 250 Theatre – 250 Reception – 430 Cabaret – 175 Brunel 1-4 Dinner – 62 Theatre – 70 Reception – 80 Cabaret – 42 Shakespeare Suite (can be split into 3) Dinner – 470 Theatre – 310 Reception – 750 Cabaret – 280 Nightingale Dinner – 320 Theatre – 300 Reception – 500 Cabaret – 182 Grand Slam Dinner – 280 Theatre – 100 Reception – 500 Cabaret – 63 Spirit of Rugby Dinner – 500 Theatre – 350 Reception – 700 Cabaret – 300 Members Dinner – 150 Theatre – 100 Reception – 400 Cabaret – 98 Presidents Dinner – 48 Theatre – 40 Reception – 70 Cabaret – 24 Council Dinner – 50 Theatre – 50 Reception – 100 Cabaret – 35 Beaumont Dinner – 320 Theatre – 320 Reception – 450 Cabaret – 210 Carling Dinner – 400 Theatre – 400 Reception – 500 Cabaret – 280 COMING SOON (December 2018) Twickenham's brand new East Stand development is opening for private hire in December 2018, offering 6 levels of creative event space. The Gate Dinner - 500 The Union Ale House Theatre - 150 Reception - 300 Cabaret - 80 The Lock Dinner - 550 Theatre - 250 Cabaret - 160 The Clubhouse Restaurant Dinner - 500 The Clubhouse Bar Reception - 1000 The East Wing Dinner (private booths) - 30 Dinner (whole restaurant) - 800 Reception - 50 The Rose Garden Reception - 600