We may be nearing the end of the year but London is getting ready to welcome an exciting selection of new venues, all opening for events before the end of 2016. Here’s our pick of the best ones. If you’d like more details on any venues mentioned in our blog just get in touch.
The Ned is an iconic building designed by Sir Edwin ‘Ned’ Lutyens. The venue includes a variety of grand, historic spaces in the heart of the city of London. There are six private hire rooms and two terraces are among the building’s most elegant spaces; all benefit from natural light and have a dedicated reception.
Soho Square will be home to new venue Six Storeys. Inspired by the famous Square’s colourful and bohemian past, this opulent and sumptuously furnished Town House will include six floors dedicated to decadence: elegant bars, a relaxed dining style, private rooms and everything you require for the most stylish of events.
A brand new central London venue opening in December 2016, 58VE is comprised of a purpose-built ground floor event space with capacity of 180 theatre style, three meeting rooms on level six seating 8 to 40 people and an exclusive lounge and balcony providing breathtaking views over the River Thames and London’s skyline.
We’ve been eagerly awaiting the opening of the new Design Museum – it’s set to be an impressive new space in the heart of the capital. The new Design Museum will be the world’s leading museum of contemporary design and architecture, an inspiring setting for conferences and awards ceremonies.
The Montcalm Royal London House is a brand new hotel venue located in the corporate stronghold of the City of London. The venue is within easy reach of creative and digital industries in Shoreditch and the Tech City of Old Street, we love the unique décor at this hotel – it’s a great choice for drinks receptions and parties.
For something completely different don’t miss this brand new beach club! It may be cold outside but it’s definitely sizzling inside, with a number of our tropical treats to delight and amaze your guests. Enjoy one of the Beach Club’s sit-down two/three course meals as an indulgent lunch or dinner and throw the perfect Carnival inspired Christmas party.
Plenty of great new restaurants are popping up in Southwark at the moment, largely due to the development of new South London foodie hub Flat Iron Square. Already one of the most successful places to brunch in King’s Cross, Caravan has extended its foodie enterprise to the heart of Southwark with a restaurant on the ground floor of the Metal Box Factory: Caravan Bankside. If you’re looking for somewhere special for private dining you can’t beat this one.
Bungatini is an Italian-inspired event space in Covent Garden. Tradition is everything in Italian cuisine, and this venue comes complete with authentic Mediterranean heritage. Bread, pastries and pizza dough are made daily on the premises. Pasta, wood-fired pizza and ground coffee are always freshly prepared. An exclusively Italian drinks list including Prosecco, spumante, frizzante, craft beer, and the best selection of Italian aperitivo, spirits and liqueurs will get your party off to a great start.
A brand new venue has just opened at the Science Museum. Available for daytime and evening venue hire, the Welcome Wing Basement is a blank canvas gallery situated at the very heart of the famous Museum. This versatile space is a perfect addition alongside the IMAX theatre for exhibitions or a catering area for up to 400 guests.
Located on Queensway in busy West London, Queens is a social venue perfect for parties. Completely renovated in 2016, the new design is industrial-chic but with a retro feel paying homage to ice skaters and bowling lovers of decades gone by. Queens is sure to give you the ultimate bowling and skating experience and a very special day out.
Want to be the first to host your party at one of these great new London event spaces? Get in touch to find out more or arrange your site visit.