Sourcing Versatile London Venues for Different Event Styles

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When sourcing versatile venues in London for various event types and sizes, it’s essential to consider factors such as location, capacity, amenities, and the ambiance to match your event’s requirements. London offers a wide array of venues that cater to different event needs. Here are some suggestions for different event types and sizes:

Corporate Events

The Brewery: Located in the heart of the City of London, this versatile venue offers various spaces suitable for conferences, seminars, product launches, and exhibitions.

etc.venues St Paul’s: This modern venue near St. Paul’s Cathedral offers flexible meeting spaces for corporate events of different sizes.

Convene: Boasting ten meeting rooms with a capacity for up to 400 delegates, Convene  is equipped with all of the latest technology.  It even has a virtual component for up to 10,000 remote delegates.


Weddings and Receptions

The Ned: This luxurious hotel offers beautiful event spaces, including the Tapestry Room and the Saloon, perfect for weddings and receptions.

One Marylebone: A stunning Grade I-listed church conversion with elegant event spaces, ideal for both ceremonies and receptions.

Porchester Hall:  Available as a dry-hire venue or fully catered, at this beautiful venue, organisers have the flexibility of using in-house suppliers, or choosing their own.

porchester hall

Networking Events

The Shard: The iconic Shard boasts breathtaking views of the city and has event spaces like the Shangri-La Ballroom, suitable for networking events.

Landing 42 at The Leadenhall Building: This venue offers a unique space with panoramic views of London, perfect for networking receptions.

Rose Court: Sitting on the South Bank, nine flexible spaces offer stunning views across the river to the London skyline.

networking events

Private Parties

The Vaults at Old Billingsgate: This historic venue provides atmospheric vaulted ceilings and ample space for private parties and celebrations.

Proud Embankment: A cabaret-style venue with theatrical flair, suitable for themed parties and private gatherings.

Bloomsbury Ballroom: A fabulous Art Deco Venue in Bloomsbury Square. A versatile and flexible space that can lend itself to a wide range of events.

private party venues

Workshops and Seminars

Bounce Farringdon: A quirky venue with ping pong tables that can be converted into event spaces, ideal for interactive workshops and seminars.

The Hoxton, Shoreditch: This trendy hotel offers flexible meeting rooms suitable for workshops and smaller seminars.

Wallacespace St Pancras : Twelve meeting rooms of various sizes in this quirky converted Victorian warehouse, suitable for creative events.

meeting rooms

Product Launches

Shoreditch Studios: A creative and industrial-style space, perfect for hosting product launches and brand events.

Ice Tank: Innovation is at the heart of this venue in Covent Garden. Ideal for product launches and demos.

Menier Penthouse: A light-filled studio venue close to London Bridge, with stunning views.

product launches

Large Conferences and Exhibitions

ExCeL London: A renowned exhibition and conference centre with vast spaces suitable for large-scale events and trade shows.

Olympia London: Another popular venue with multiple halls that can accommodate sizable conferences and exhibitions.

Business Design Centre: Formally the Royal Agricultural Hall, Business Design Centre and is an integrated trade, exhibition and conference complex.

exhibition centre

Remember to enquire about technical facilities, catering options, and the venue’s capacity to ensure it aligns with your event’s needs. Additionally, consider the accessibility of the location and the availability of nearby accommodations for attendees coming from out of town. Always visit the venues in person before finalising your choice to ensure they meet your expectations.

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