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The Ballroom at

The Dorchester

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One of the grandest banqueting rooms in London. With its own entrance on Park Lane, The Ballroom can hold up to 1,000 people for cocktails or 500 for dinner. Starting in a series of connecting reception rooms, that a are ideally suited for all food and beverage receptions, it flows naturally for all types of events. A team of chefs will help design a personalized menu so that every detail will be to your liking.


  • Wifi
  • In-house AV team
  • In-House florist
  • Private Claokroom
  • Team of chefs and sommelier to create individual menus
  • Team of E-butlers to help with technical requirements
  • Vehicle access
  • Wi-Fi broadband for up to 50 connections at a time
  • 10 Meeting rooms with a capacity of 2-1,000 guests
  • 24 hour reception
  • 250 bedrooms
  • 5 Restaurants offering different cuisine
  • Iconic Property
  • Spa, gym, barbers and hairdressers

 Food And Drink

  • Halal Catering
  • Kosher Catering
  • Recommended catering list available
  • Recommended caterers only


  • Licensed until 1am
  • Licence extension available
  • Wedding licence


  • 240 Cabaret
  • 300 Classroom
  • 500 Dining
  • 432 Dinner Dance
  • 1000 Reception
  • 800 Standing


  • Art Exhibitions
  • Pop-Ups
  • Ticketed events
  • Own Music/ DJ Equipment
  • 18th Birthday Parties
  • 21st Birthday Parties
  • Weddings
  • Events with Alcohol


  • 783m2 (8428ft2)
  • Ceiling height 5.3m (17ft)
  • Disabled Access
  • Storage Space
  • 250 Rooms
  • 20 Parking Spaces

Guide Prices


Delegate Packages

  • Day Delegate Package
    Every day | 9am - 5pm | Prices Starting From £125 per person
    • Hire of Ballroom from 09:00 to 17:00 hours
    • Welcome station including tea, coffee and breakfast refreshments
    • Three course sit down or standing buffet lunch
    • Afternoon break including tea, coffee and selection of refreshments
    • 1 bottle of mineral water per person throughout the day
    • Note book, pencil and mints
    • Wi-Fi internet access
    • VAT

Venue Hire & Minimum Spend Per Evening

  • Every day | 6pm - 11pm | Prices Starting From £30000 | Venue Fee & Min Spend

Venue Hire & Minimum Spend Per Day

  • Every day | 9am - 5pm | Prices Starting From £30000 | Venue Fee & Min Spend

Party Packages

    Every day | 9am - 5pm | Prices Starting From £205 per person
    • Six canapés per person
    • Two glasses of NV Veuve Cliquot Yellow Label Brut
    • Three course sit down dinner menu
    • Half a bottle of house wine
    • Unlimited bottles of water during your dinner
    • The Dorchester chairs, china, crockery, glassware and menus
    • Room hire of your chosen event space from 08:00 to 01:00
    • Two security agents during your event
    • Menu tasting experience with wine pairing in The Dorchester Chef’s table followed by a dummy strike
    • Bridal planning day with your friends and family: Afternoon tea for 4
    • One Bridal Suite on the night of your wedding with Champagne breakfast on the next day
    • Reduced overnight accommodation rate for your friends and family members
    • Anniversary dinner in The Grill at The Dorchester
  • 53 Park Lane
  • Mayfair
  • W1K 1QA

More about 

The Dorchester is the place to meet and celebrate; whether you’re inviting 5 guests or 1000. The hotel boasts a portfolio of spaces that cater for any occasion – from lunches, parties and weddings, to charity events and fashion shows. Whether you want a grand room or something a little more humble, there is a space for every taste at this venue. The Dorchester’s central location is ideal for product launches, conferences and business meetings, with state-of-the-art facilities, bespoke services and a dedicated events team on hand to ensure a memorable day.

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