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Best places to host an event in London

Best places to host an event in London

The following is a directory of event venues in London. Descriptions are provided by the venue.

Each venue is categorized as suitable for any of the following types of events:

  • Corporate meeting — Host training, workshops, or an off-site meeting.
  • Stand & mingle — When you want guests to move around and mingle. Focus on quiet venues that facilitate conversation. Venues include private rooms in a bar or restaurant as well as apartments or rooftops you can rent.
  • Sit-down meal — Primarily restaurants. We seek out quieter venues that allow for conversation.
  • Retreat — Host a multi-day off-site retreat, meeting, or workshop with overnight accommodations.
  • Special experience — Unique events such as cruises, hot air balloons, cooking classes, walking tours, and other team building activities.

If you would like to suggest a venue in London, please submit a recommendation here.

Chiltern Firehouse

Chiltern Firehouse is an Andre Balazs luxury hotel and restaurant in Marylebone, London. The 5 star hotel features 26 suites and an award winning restaurant. Chiltern Firehouse celebrates contemporary, ingredient-focused cooking, with an underlying American accent. Executive Chef Richard Foster has created a fresh menu of reimagined classics and bold new flavours, placing emphasis on seasonality and healthy eating. Several private spaces include the Garden Room, Coal Office, Copa Club, and Surf Shacks.

Address: 10 Argyle St, London WC1H 8EG, UK
Website
: https://www.chilternfirehouse.com/
Phone: +44 20 7073 7676
Email
: CONCIERGE@CHILTERNFIREHOUSE.COM
Type of events: Corporate meetings, sit-down meal, stand & mingle, retreats
Recommended by: Umbrex has hosted a brunch at the Chiltern Firehouse.

The Standard Hotel

London sets the perfect stage for The Standard’s first hotel outside America, and just like The Standard, this city is anything but. We’re joyfully located on the doorstep of the capital’s most exciting exhibitions, mouth-wateringly good food, cosy pubs, live music, shopping hotspots and historic architecture.

Looking for a unique event experience? Host it at The Standard! Contact us to learn about planning memorable events at any of our gorgeous venues. The Standard offers many meeting and event spaces, including dining spaces, suites, and the rooftop. 

Address: 10 Argyle St, London WC1H 8EG, UK
Website
: https://www.standardhotels.com/london/
Phone: +44 (0) 203 981 8888
Email
: london@standardhotels.com
Type of events: Corporate meetings, sit-down meal, stand & mingle, retreats
Recommended by: Umbrex has hosted a mixer at The Standard.

Other Resources for Finding Event Venues

In addition to the individual event venues listed here, there are also a number of companies and listing platforms that offer many venues across multiple locations. As an additional resource for sourcing the perfect venue for your event, we have created this directory of such websites.