A former truck yard in Shoreditch, Dinerama is one of East London’s hottest dining spots with a variety of event spaces from 30 up to 1,000. With eight bars spread across the venue and many of London’s best street food traders, it provides a creative and foodie option for a Christmas party. So whether it’s Smokestak, Mother Clucker or Up in my Grill that takes your fancy on the night, Dinerama will give your guests a Christmas party experience to remember.
A Scandinavian Lodge set in a 450-acre private reserve and located just 45 minutes from central London, Amber Lakes makes a magnificent location for a Christmas party. Up to 250 can enjoy this stunning setting for a standing reception, or up to 500 with temporary structures. Converted into an Alpine Wonderland in the winter, you can rest assured your guests will have a truly Christmassy experience.
Christmas Social parties are exclusive standing events for between 200-700 guests offering the best of London street food, unlimited cocktails and craft beers. They are based at the Studio Spaces in Tower Bridge and have teamed up with street food legends KERB to bring you Christmas Social – the Christmas Party you actually want to go to…
For a luxurious setting in the midst of The City, The Victorian Bath House is a great choice. Home to a lavish cocktail bar and events space for up to 150, every square inch feels opulent. To get fully in the Christmas spirit, make sure you try their Victorian-inspired cocktail list including Tea on the Titanic or Ah Sings Plum Sling.
In the heart of Edinburgh, this hidden gem is a prestigious setting for a Christmas party. Known as ‘Edinburgh’s Sistine Chapel’ for its large mural by Phoebe Anna Traquair, the venue can hold a dinner up to 350, or a reception for 700.
Set in 100 acres of Oxfordshire countryside, Soho Farmhouse has a wide range of boutique-style event spaces perfect for any sized Christmas party. Whether it’s taking over their Hay Barn which can house 250, or hold a more intimate dinner for 20 in their Farmyard Deli, this idyllic setting is the ultimate in luxury rural event space.
Tucked in the New Forest, Chewton Glen is the venue for foodies. Whilst it might be too cold in the winter to dip your toes in the sea nearby, there are plenty of other activities to keep guests entertained, whether it’s their spa, cookery classes or list of country pursuits. They have private event space up to 140, or you can exclusively hire the entire venue and its 130 acres of grounds for a Christmas party to remember.
This 18th-century country house sits in rural Yorkshire and could be described as a northern version of Babington House. The venue comes with green credentials, with all food grown within a few yards of the estate and bikes to explore the extensive grounds. They have a large range of event spaces, from the main house with its sweeping staircase, to the Coach House with its 2AA Rosette restaurant.
If you’re looking for a Christmas party venue in The City then The Temple at Andaz Hotel is the place to choose. The century-old room has been described as one of the grandest Masonic temples of its time, and with its marble columns and zodiac ceiling, it provides an atmospheric backdrop for any Christmas celebrations.
Tucked inside the Truman Brewery in East London is Juju’s Bar and Stage. This performing arts venue has hosted everything from cabaret nights to film shoots and is a rustic and industrial setting for a Shoreditch based Christmas party. Expect stylish furniture, vintage pianos and creative touches to set the scene.
If you need help sourcing a venue for your next event then don’t hesitate to contact the Banks Sadler team on +44 (0) 207 424 3333