Whether you're a local Londoner or a first time visitor to the city specifically for your event, all of our featured venues are well connected via good nearby transport links and sit within enviable locations in popular areas of Central, East and West London. Our top picks also come in all sorts of sizes, with venues that offer both partial and full hire, meaning there’s something for every budget.
Shoreditch Platform is an amazing venue located in the heart of Shoreditch. With over 1200 Square foot and split into two levels, we pride ourselves on being an alternative option for clients wanting to be different and exciting. Our fully equipped bar, kitchenette, sound system, lights show, and in-house furniture is perfect for workshops, lectures, private and corporate events, dining, cocktail and birthday parties as well as meetings, presentations, and conferences. Our main room, the Soft Lounge, has a 200 people standing capacity and our Glass Room, located on the first floor, holds an 80 people capacity, standing. You can rent one or both floors.
Harrow School is a unique venue in North West London. Our famous Speech Room was built in 1871 and can now be hired exclusively for your events. The historical style of the Speech Room replicates the Globe Theatres curvature, housing tiered seating. This provides a dramatic backdrop for guests to enjoy corporate conferences/dinners, award ceremonies, private dinners, fashion shows or even a pop-up cinema. The Speech Room also holds a Civil Wedding license. This is perfect for a traditional wedding in London and Asian Weddings, accommodating 500 guests for the ceremony or a 120 guest, seated wedding breakfast. Related Venue: The Alex Fitch Room
The Old Parish Hall @ Core Clapton is a large, blank canvas space perfect for your next event, whether it’s for a photo shoot, a wedding, corporate event, private party or gallery showing. Re-launched in August 2017, this former Edwardian parish hall has been restored to its former beauty and character. Located in Hackney in East London it is a unique venue in London. * Huge 220 sq metre event space * 6m high barrel-vaulted ceiling with excellent natural light * Supporting reception area with professional kitchen * Wheelchair accessible with lift and ramp * Available for day & evening hire Core Clapton is a charitable initiative whose aim is to make osteopathy accessible to all. We provide osteopathy on a pay-what-you-can basis, to help those that cannot. We also offer our patients low-cost wellness classes as part of our bid to improve the health and wellbeing of the local community. All other activities within Core Clapton, such as weddings, photoshoots and event hire, help to fund our charity.
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!
Cutty Sark one of the world's most famous and beautiful ships, the fastest and greatest of her time. Built in 1869 to carry tea back from China, this monument to the glory days of sail traveled the world and survived the high seas. The ship boasts a spectacular riverside setting, with sweeping outlook across the Thames and to the city beyond. Entertaining at Cutty Sark is a truly exclusive experience, with four superb locations for evening events. The ship's gleaming copper-clad hull is suspended dramatically above the Dock - an awe inspiring event space ideal for receptions, dinners and product launches - accommodating 450 standing or 270 seated. While the 'tween deck - where precious cargoes were once carried - also provides a unique space for dinners. Enjoy sunset reception drinks on the weather deck with breath-taking views across London.
The Forge is a Grade II listed ironworks, one of the last surviving buildings from the great Victorian shipbuilding industry. It’s a fantastic and inspiring space, flooded with natural light and with superb acoustics. Heritage features include magnificent high windows, a soaring roof, exposed brickwork, steel girders and industrial fittings including two overhead cranes. The architect designed recent conversion provides a 1000 sq ft, triple height exhibition/ events hall, 600 sq ft of bleacher seating which can also be used for displays, private events, creative studios, workshops and meeting rooms. Hires of the exhibition/ events hall include moveable display units and bar, kitchen and café seating, off street parking and loading. It is outside the congestion charge. Smaller meeting rooms in a range of sizes are also available, The Forge is on the west side of the Isle of Dogs in East London. The venue is close to the river, the Thames pathway and the foot tunnel to Greenwich. Transport is good; very close to Greenwich and Canary Wharf by the DLR and with frequent riverboat services to Central London and Greenwich, a superb way to travel.
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The Old Street Gallery is the Shoreditch 's newest blank canvas events and exhibition space, . It offers a ground level shop window frontage that can be dressed and branded with direct access down into 900ft2 of Open plan event space with high ceilings 11ft , characterful white walls that can be tailored to suit any type of function , perfect for art exhibitions, product launches, press events, pop ups, fashion shows, photo shoots, private screenings, sample sales and presentation.
We are Colomba, a studio in the sky in the heart of Camden Town. A versatile event / class / dance space, we’re a bit tricky to describe but easy to fall in love with. We host our own classes, workshops and events and we’re also available for hire. Colomba, a room to create. The details: - · Rectangular space: 73. 5 sm (792 sq ft) · Oak Floor top/second floor (no lift) · The studio is approximately 11m x 6.7m · Ceiling height 8ft (2.4m) with central beam at 7.5ft (2.25m) · Windows on 3 sides, amazing views! · Professional sound system · Lighting options · Capacity: 26 for yoga/movement/dance lesson 45 for seated workshop 45 social event · Folding chairs available · One long table/bench 2 m x 0.5 m · One table 1.10 m x 0.65 m · Small Kitchenette: fridge, sink (no oven) · Central heating · Shared toilets · WiFi
Store Street Gallery is an antidote to traditional conferencing and presentation facilities. This unique venue in the West End of London, is situated in an easy to access location just off Tottenham Court Road. The nearest tube stations are Tottenham Court Road, Goodge Street and Holborn. The room has wifi, a large screen, flip charts, tea, coffee, access to the restaurant and bar area making this a great venue for any event. The large, light open space offers a open lounge feel and soft, modern furnishings which make it the ideal gallery space. The large windows and picturesque view of trees add to the vibrancy, looking out to the well-connected West End’s urban forest. It is the breathable layout and open space that makes this a versatile hub for product launches, networking parties and presentations. To find out more about venue hire, or to book a tour, please contact our Events Manager Ashley Nixon on 020 7000 1999.
Arch 1 dry hire from £3,500 (+VAT) or whole venue dry hire from £5,000 (+VAT) Kachette is a unique and historic London event venue housed in the original ticket hall of Shoreditch Station which operated from 1865 to 1940. The popular blank canvas railway arch event space is located on Old Street, one of the busiest most vibrant streets in Shoreditch. The main space Arch 1 can be hired exclusively or hire the whole venue for two room events. Corporate events: Hire for award ceremonies, away days, Christmas parties, conferences, corporate receptions, cocktail parties, fashion shows, product launches, networking events, pop-ups and more. Clients include: Chivas, Coca Cola, Design Council, FIFA, Google, Guardian, Instagram, Jamie Oliver, Kanye West, L'Oreal, Nike, Playstation, Pride In London, Rimmel, Smirnoff, Supreme, Tesco and Vice. Private events: Hire for birthday parties, bar & bat mitzvahs, Christmas parties, long table private dinners, wedding ceremonies and receptions. Please note: Kachette is not available for club nights. Arch 1 capacity 180 standing receptions 80 Arch 1 right or 60 Arch 1 left banquet seating 65 Arch 1 right or 90 Arch 1 left theatre seating Take a virtual tour of Kachette here Included in venue hire fee: Venue hire from 10am until midnight (late license / TENS available for an additional fee) Arch 1, a 1,600 sq ft studio Arch 2, a 1,400 sq ft studio Duty manager PA System in Arch 1 & 2 100Mb dedicated fibre internet service (symmetrical) Air Conditioning Basic lighting Cloakroom facilities Production office Post event cleaning
The Hellenic Centre - a Central London venue is situated in one of the most charming areas of London, just off the fashionable Marylebone High Street. Housed within an impressive red brick and Portland stone facade are a variety of meeting rooms and event spaces suitable for a range of professional and private needs, from fashion shows, product launches and weddings to smaller meetings and presentations. Conveniently located just a 5-minute walk from Baker Street station this is a perfect location for your event. At the heart, The Great Hall - A blank canvas space with high ceilings and natural daylight, can be easily transformed to reflect any brand or personality creating a totally distinctive and unique London venue each time. This space is easily adapted and ideal for all events including award dinners, product launches and fashion shows, to high-end conferences, AGMs and film screenings to themed parties and exclusive press shows. Situated on the ground floor the Friends and Members Rooms is a grand space with high ceilings and natural daylight. It can be used as one large space or separated into two using the bi-folding doors making it ideal for business meetings, to pop-up shops and press events, as well as receptions, private dinners, wine tastings or a perfect backdrop for your filming, photography, TV/Magazine interviews, or readings. When hired together with the Great Hall, this space works well as a green room, VIP area, breakout space or wardrobe.
The Depository is a 6,500 sq/ft industrial warehouse based in Stoke Newington and the birthplace of the original 'Dragons Den'. The location is set over four floors with a variety of textured walls and different floors, as well as large windows offering a great natural daylight. The ground floor originally housed horse stables, and is dark and atmospheric with a spiral staircase and original lift shaft. The first floor has a mezzanine floor and dilapidated, peeling walls, while the second and third levels have more of a loft feel with original polished oak floorboards and a mixture of glazed and texture brick walls. The warehouse provides the perfect setting for corporate away-days, and there is also the chance to combine is with use of The House Next Door (on enquiry) which is, funnily enough, situated next door! The location is always decorated with an array of ever-changing, unique props and we also have colorama stands available at your convenience. The industrial lift is in full working order and there is also the facility to black out the whole location. PLEASE NOTE: WE WILL NOT HIRE THE VENUE FOR 18TH OR 21ST BIRTHDAY PARTIES. THIS IS A CORPORATE EVENT AND WEDDING VENUE. THIS VENUE HAS NOISE RESTRICTIONS SO NO MUSIC EVENTS OR PARTIES.