London has some of the most luxurious, unusual and unique venues in the world for a corporate event. But where should you choose?
At Banks Sadler, our venue specialists are well-acquainted with some of the best event venues in London. We know that there is an overwhelming amount of choice in the city so below we’ve split the most unique venues for your corporate event into each region of London.
Central London has a wide variety of spaces and venues for corporate events. You’re spoilt for choice so here are just a few of our favourites that are a little bit different to places you might usually choose.
This fantastic church is a stone’s throw from Trafalgar Square. The main hall can host up to 120 guests and smaller rooms are ideal for intimate corporate events. Steeped in history and in an easy-to-access location, St Martin-in-the-Fields is a wonderful and versatile venue.
The former home of one the UK’s greatest architects, this grade one listed building belonged to Sir John Soane. His collection of work is presented in the museum as it was found in 1837, the year he died. Hosting an event here is an excellent way to support the museum and enjoy his work. An event can hold up to 85 people in this unique venue.
This elegant and historic building is conveniently located in central London and can cater for a multitude of corporate events. Described as ‘classic meets contemporary’ the venue houses truly spectacular spaces to hold a variety of types of events.
Better known for its Ibiza roots, you can always ensure your guests will be treated to a spectacular show at Lio London, based at London Cabaret Club. This is for a one-of-a-kind corporate event that brings interactive entertainment to a dining experience. Full of glamour and sophistication, it’s definitely a unique event your guests won’t forget any time soon.
Since 1698, Berry Bros & Rudd has been a wine and spirit merchant in London’s West End. Now, you can hire the space for private dining, a small corporate event or wine tasting. This unique venue is not to be missed for those that enjoy excellent wine and fine dining.
The ongoing development at Kings Cross is allowing more business and events to take place in North London. Here is our top selection of corporate event venues in the area.
This stunning iconic building is available for corporate event hire. With five different rooms available for hire, you’ll be sure to find one suitable for your needs. This unique venue brings together creativity in the heart of North London.
This grade two listed building is an old warehouse with plenty of space for a diverse variety of events. Ideal for smaller corporate events, this location can hold 110 people standing. A modern feel with exposed beams and bricks make it a quirky venue and the location near Kings Cross allows for easy access.
Pub, dining room and cocktail bar — take your pick at The Bull and Gate in Kentish Town. There are three rooms to choose from depending on the size and style of your event. The cosy and relaxed atmosphere could be just what your corporate event needs.
Based behind Angel station, this venue was built in the 19th century and was used as a stable for the horses that pulled trams around London. In 1925, it was converted into a metal works. The space is used for a number of different events, including films. It’s an excellent choice for a corporate event in North London.
You might be familiar with this venue for hosting famous artists and musicians over the years including Jimi Hendrix and Pink Floyd. Roundhouse is perfect for large events, with space for up to 1,800 guests standing. The venue can be hired for a full 24 hours, allowing plenty of time for setting up a host of different activities.
South London boasts great views of the river Thames but also has some quirky venues in areas a little further south of the river. Find your perfect corporate event space in London with these top picks.
Bring your guests to the water on Cutty Sark. This iconic ship on the river Thames can offer a corporate event with stunning views. Different corporate event packages are available for various decks of the ship. This fantastic, unique venue is not to be missed.
This unique venue offers indoor and outdoor space with an array of bars and eateries. It can host private hire for any groups above 50 people and will be a sure way to impress guests over the winter months. Based in Clapham, Winterville is easy to access central London and other parts of the UK.
Described by Vogue as ‘a cavernous concrete hellhole,’ this venue underneath Waterloo station creates an event like no other. Ideal for a creative event, the space can hold just over 1,000 people. Being underground allows the opportunity to get creative with space and lighting while offering an alternative atmosphere to that above ground.
This corporate event space offers something a little different in South London. The refurbished Grand Hall offers plenty of natural sunlight from a lattice window. Catering options are available and the space can hold a large capacity of people depending on the layout.
Based in Southwark, Lumiere London has four studios available for corporate event hire. Each studio has a different setup and vibe, from the elegant and contemporary White Loft to the 1950’s inspired Gallery.
East London has changed a lot in the past ten years. Hackney and Shoreditch are still two of the most creative neighbourhoods in London and Stratford attracts international guests keen to see the remains of the 2012 Olympics. As a region of London becoming increasingly popular, there are plenty of great venues for corporate events.
If you’re hosting an event for the startup community, this is where it needs to be. You can apply to host your event here for free. It has to be for startups but whether it’s a workshop, event with guest speakers or a screening, it could be hosted here. A fantastic opportunity for the right event.
This grade two listed building in Clerkenwell offers corporate event hire in East London. The venue was once a former courthouse and included prison cells. Now, however, it has been transformed into a space that is ideal for wining, dining and mingling.
Based in Bethnal Green, the Town Hall Hotel has three rooms available for hire. Each room is decked out differently but has high ceilings and grand designs. Each space can easily be adapted for any type of corporate event in East London.
In the heart of the East End of London, corporate event hire at Spitalfields Venue is ideal for joining style with history. The grade one listed building can cater for up to 600 guests and can arrange catering, staging, and more.
West London doesn’t carry the same cool connotations as East London but that doesn’t mean it lacks some unique places to plan a corporate event. West London has some fantastic galleries and museums — here are our top picks for your next event.
The home of former Victorian artist Frederic Lord Leighton is now a museum and wonderful space for a corporate event. Housing a collection of paintings by himself and his contemporaries, guests can enjoy the artwork while at the event.
In Kensal Green you’ll find Loft studios, which has a handful of studios available for corporate hire. Natural light comes in abundance and the simple backdrops allow plenty of room for creativity.
With four spaces available to hire, the Science Museum can cater for up to approximately 400 people. Fashion shows, exhibitions and product launches are all possible in these multi-purpose rooms. The new events space ‘illuminate’ is open in February 2019.
Saatchi Gallery can be hired for a corporate event both day and night. Ideal for larger events, the space can hold up to 1500 people and has high ceilings and blank canvas walls to make it your own. Nearby to Chelsea and Pimlico, this venue brings elegance and style to any event.
In the Royal Park of Kensington Gardens, the Serpentine Galleries are a beautiful space for an event. Each gallery can host 150 guests, with the gallery and pavilion catering up to 500. The Serpentine Sackler Gallery first opened to the public in 2013, making it a relatively new and exclusive venue for an event.
Wherever you wish to plan your corporate event in London, Banks Sadler can recommend a host of different venues. If you’re looking for something modern, small or large and historic, we have contacts with hundreds of event venues in London.