Reception Halls in London

Our reception halls in London are suited to every kind of occasion, from celebrating with loved ones to more formal corporate events.

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Watermens' Hall is a perfect location for conferences and events; our four rooms are full of historical artifacts and unique curiosities leaving us with an incredibly elegant and individual space. With full hire of the hall you will have access to our two larger rooms and two smaller breakout spaces.


One of London's last remaining Livery halls, Stationer's was built in 1673. The Hall comprises three imposing rooms that combine to make the perfect events and conference venue. The Livery Hall is the largest space and has opulent stained glass windows with give an impressive ombiance. The Court Room is fabulously elegant and ideal for breakout sessions. The Stock Room joins the two larger spaces and is often used for dancing or drinks.


Our largest event room, the original floor to ceiling silver-grey wood panelled walls presented by the Indian Government in 1937 make this room a distinctive setting. It is suitable for conferences, meetings, fine dining and receptions. The room has an optional partition which forms 2 smaller meeting rooms, perfect for a seminar or meeting in one half with catering served in the other. The evening session is a Dining, room hire price which is based on a seated 2 or 3 course meal only.


St Ethelburga's is a fantastic multi-purpose space that can be used for dinners and parties or as a meeting / conference space. It benefits from an integrated professional sound-system, DVD player, digital audio recording facilities, a data projector and laptop with wireless mouse. It also has a kitchen, garden with stunning views of The Gherkin and The Heron Tower, and several breakout spaces - including a unique Bedouin Tent, which can be hired as an additional meeting space if you wish!


This modern and sleek private room is fantastic for any meeting or business lunch. The stunning five star hotel houses some of the most elegant spaces and the Met Space is no different. With its desirable location on the fringe of Hyde Park, this is an ideal setting to host international visitors.


The Council Chamber is the original Victorian Vestry Hall of the building. It is the most architecturally significant space featuring an original highly ornate moulded ceiling, columns and stained glass windows. With its beautiful architecture and mellow lighting, the Council Chamber is a lovely space just as it is – but responds particularly well to creative lighting and dressing – making it perfect for everything from an intimate reception or wedding ceremony to corporate entertainment.


The Museum Galleries provide a fascinating event space, surrounded by the backdrop of the museum collection. The Galleries can host sit-down dinners for both corporate and private events, or up to 500 people for a cocktail reception. The pricing is for 630-930pm with additional hours at £1000 each and events can go on until 2am.


The Long Room, fronting the Pavilion, is a world-famous sight at Lord’s – international cricket players pass through it on their way onto and off the field of play. A magnificent backdrop for elegant Christmas parties, private dining, lunches and receptions, it has high, ornate ceilings and is fronted by glass. Its walls are lined with fine paintings celebrating the game from the 18th century to the present day. The adjoining Long Room Bar can also be used as a characterful drinks reception area


This is the largest of our halls. The space is flexible - primarily a sports hall! - and can be set up and tailored to host a number of events. The space has been used for large banqueting, performance style events, wedding receptions, birthday parties, and exhibitions.

York Hall Bethnal Green

Situated at the heart of East End, York Hall caters for a number of large corporate events to small team building days. If you are looking for a fantastic venue at a convenient location, look no further than York Hall.


A light and airy room capable of comfortably accommodating up to 150 people. The adaptable and atmospheric Large Hall is ideal for small to medium-size wedding receptions. The hall has a unique character and features high ceilings, skylights and a stage. Our venue is perfectly placed by its proximity to Islington Town Hall and Register Office on Upper Street. You have the freedom to arrange your own catering and drinks. Wedding parties can dress the hall with flowers, candles and fabric and, in our experience, the result is lovely.


The Market Hall is an elegant private space that offers the opportunity for discrete, exclusive events that capture the energy of the bustling Borough Marketplace. With a dazzling glass facade looking out on Borough High Street and a hall filled with towering vertical planters and an assortment of luscious greenery, Market Hall is a uniquely modern event space with a natural touch. This space has a massive amount of natural lighting shining through the wall of windows on one side of the space. Market Hall is the perfect area for a standing drinks reception or networking event.

About Reception Halls


London is one of the greatest business hubs in Europe. But as hard as Londoners work, everyone needs a day out of the office every now and again.

What better way to keep your team refreshed and motivated than a day packed with team bonding activities? To help you out, we've listed the best indoor team building venues in London - guaranteed to keep your corporate away day running smoothly whatever the weather.

So, whether you're stuck for ideas or you just want a space inside to work through some exercises and games, these brilliant away day venues have got you covered.

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