With the venue an integral part of the success of an event, we know how important it is to find a space that inspires and boosts creativity. Whether you’re looking for a countryside retreat or a city based location, we’ve picked out our top event spaces with the best views to match.
Sea Container Events, London
Brought to us by the award winning hospitality providers Green and Fortune, Sea Container Events is a stunning space situated on the top of the Sea Containers building on South Bank. Offering views of an London’s skyline, the venue offers 25,000 square foot of event space, boasting floor to ceiling windows and a roof terrace.
The award-winning Salcombe Harbour Hotel and Spa sits on the edge of Salcombe estuary and houses a spa, restaurants, cinema and spectacular outdoor terraces. The meeting space can seat up to 100 guests, and has its own private terrace overlooking the estuary. The hotel is also able to offer a range of team building experiences.
Boasting one of the most impressive views in London, the Aviary Rooftop Bar, which sits on the 10th floor of the Montcalm Royal London House Hotel is the perfect place to hold an event in The City. There are a range of spaces available, including the palm rooms that seats 20, perfect for a board meeting with a view. For a true wow-factor experience then entertain guests in their Glass Box which holds 50, and is an ideal venue for a drinks reception with views of The Shard.
Located on the 24th floor of Tower 42, City Social is top chef Jason Atherton’s Michelin starred restaurant. Priding itself on a British menu, the space can be hired exclusively for 300 standing and 120 seated. There is also a private dining space with breath-taking views over the city that seats 24.
Cowley Manor is one of the Cotswolds most luxurious hotels. With 30 bedrooms and an indulgent spa, the hotel is surrounded by 55 acres of gardens, woods and meadows. The hotel can be hired exclusively for events, and the venue offers two meeting rooms; The Study and Garden Room.
One of London’s most impressive event spaces, Sky Garden is home to London’s highest public garden. There are two event spaces for hire; exclusive use of the garden for 750 guests, or the dedicated event platform City Garden, for 250 guests. The venue also hosts a private dining room, the vinoly room, perfect for 16 guests with unrivalled views of The Gherkin.
With spectacular 360 degree views across the Cambridge skyline, the Six Panoramic Bar and Restaurant at the Varsity Hotel is an impressive space to hold an event. The venue offers views across the river, plus key Cambridge colleges including St John’s, Trinity, Jesus and Magdalene. Their rooftop terrace is also a brilliant location for a summer party or drinks reception overlooking Cambridge’s skyline
Overlooking Yorkshire’s rugged moors, Natural Retreats does what it says on the tin and takes you back to nature. Set in 55 acres of countryside the meeting room overlooks the stunning countryside. The venue can organise a range of team building activities including scenic walks, paintballing, clay pigeon shooting and archery.
If you are looking for a venue for your next event, then don’t hesitate to contact the Banks Sadler team on 0207 424 3333