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The River View reception area is our semi-private dining space and boasts outstanding views over the bustling Southbank and River Thames. Situated in the middle of the restaurant in front of a slightly raised bar, this space gives diners an uninterrupted view while they enjoy the atmosphere from the restaurant, bar and grill. This space is perfect for corporate events, drinks receptions and evening parties and special occasions.See Venue
Draughts Waterloo is nestled inside a disused railway arch under Waterloo Station. The revealed brickwork combined with its entrance via the Leake Street Graffiti Tunnel gives this "board game bar" an unexpected edge. Once inside, the high ceilings work in contract to its intimate and cosy atmosphere. The whole venue can seat 150 people, whether they are dipping into the cocktail menu and sharing patters of playing one of the thousand games on display. The mezzanine level allows for private groups of up to 70 guests for drinks receptions, parties, dinners, or all-out gaming warfare.See Venue
The Gladstone Library on the 2nd floor of One Whitehall Place offers a very special licensed event room accommodating up to 220 people for ceremony, and 220 for wedding breakfast. The Library interlinks directly with the Reading & Writing Room which accommodates up to 120 for ceremony or wedding breakfast, or 250 for drinks reception and offers views over Whitehall Gardens, London Eye and River Thames. Wedding packages are available with our internal catering, and can also be offered as a dry hire venue with external caterers for Indian and Kosher cuisine.See Venue
Our team are capable of overseeing your event from start to finish. From relaxed dining to hedonistic dancing. we can supply menus, artistic talent and much more. What we do. ALBUM PLAYBACKS PRIVATE SCREENINGS INDUSTRY LAUNCHES BIRTHDAYS AFTERSHOWS CHRISTMAS PARTIES PRODUCT LAUNCHES SHOWCASESSee Venue
Silver Barracuda is a beautiful vintage river cruiser, with original art deco interior styling and opulent fabrics by Osborne & Little. Throughout the whole vessel, we can welcome up to 200 guests, with a small open deck at the stern of the boat available for guests to enjoy. If you’re looking for unusual party venues, it doesn’t get much more unique - or impressive - than the Silver Barracuda, with its unique views of London.See Venue
The Lounge area is the perfect space if you are after a classy, funky, charming and trendy space to host your event. Long table, dimmed light and a private bar , you have all the Ingredients for a successful evening. We can fit 60 seated and 100 standing. The lounge can also be semi privatise for a lower minimum spend for group up to 60 people.See Venue
The smaller Private Dining Space at Brasserie Blanc Southbank is ideal for board or breakfast meetings, or for celebratory dinners and birthday parties with friends and family. The space is contemporary and chic, offering the delicious French cuisine for which Raymond Blanc is so well known.See Venue
The Ballroom South Bank is an amazing temporary events structure designed specifically for large parties and events. The venue incorporates innovative and creative design from the star lit ceiling to the professional production and set lighting. The venue has a beautifully open reception area including two feature bars and soft seating. The main Ballroom can seat up to 900 guests. Located on London's stunning South Bank directly behind the national theatre and a short distance from The London Eye and Royal Festival Hall - this venue is the perfect setting for your Christmas party this winter.See Venue
You have the idea and we have the space! Our venue can accommodate meetings and events of all kinds, with some of the best freshly-made Polsih food and craft beers you will find south of the river. Our restaurant is the perfect location for conferences, group-get togethers, birthday parties, receptions, private dining and much more! We are located in the heart of Southbank, only a 5 minute walk from Waterloo Station. We offer built-in microphone&sound system, overhead projectors and even custom lighting schemes. Catering and special dietary menus are also available!See Venue
The venue offers great flexibility, as the Ensign Room at the stern of the vessel and its smaller open deck are ideal for welcome receptions and breakout space, alongside the River Room at the bow, the largest internal space, perfect for larger meetings, receptions, and dinners. Stairs lead up from both rooms to the open-top deck, where guests can take in the impressive views as they sail along the Thames. The Silver Sturgeon is perfectly suited for lunches and dinners, cocktail receptions, charity galas, awards ceremonies, product launches, conferences, fashion shows, and media events.See Venue
Our venue consists of 3 archways. Arch 1 & 2 is perfect for exclusive hire for any event. We have a great events team that will make any event magical whether it is a drinks reception, birthday, Christmas, or networking event. Arch 3 is smaller and ideal for more of an intimate gathering with family and friends or a small work do. We have a range of carefully crafted menus which our bookings can choose from whether that be canapes, light bites, or flatbreads. We cater to everyone's needs and make sure there is a good selection paired with one of our signature cocktails and craft beers.See Venue
Arriving in London this Spring 2023, Oceandiva London is the UK’s first sustainable events venue. This unique CO2-neutral vessel gives you the ability to host sensational events on the River Thames. With over 2,000m2 of unimpeded space, the vessel is the perfect events venue for drinks receptions, gala dinners, product launches, conferences, awards ceremonies and private celebrations.See Venue
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About Waterloo Venue Hire
Waterloo is a popular area in South London. Originally named after the Battle of Waterloo, the area is home to nearby Southbank and attractions such as the world-famous London Eye, Sea Life, and many museums, galleries, and theatres such as the Old Vic. As well as these, there are many other options for events in Waterloo. Whether you fancy a conference at Etc Venues, an away day at Madame Tussauds, an exquisite dinner at Skylon in the Southbank Centre, or just a post-work drinks reception in one of the many bars and restaurants in the area such as Bar Elba, Waterloo is a great option.
Waterloo Station is also one of the busiest railway stations in the country, with over 100 million passengers passing through each year, and the area is also home to many large upmarket hotels, making it a breeze for your attendees to make their way to events in the area.
As well as the tube, taxis and buses, Waterloo is one of the busiest train stations in the UK, making it easy for your guests to get to your events
THINGS TO DO
Waterloo and Southbank is a very popular area filled with bars, restaurants, museums and thatres, all offering unique cultural experiences.
The area is named after nearby Waterloo Bridge, which was the site of the Battle of Waterloo.
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