Rooftop Bars in London

Celebrate the sun with an event at a rooftop hideaway or a venue with views. Choose from the best with our selection of rooftop bars in London.

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Five floors up, our brand new, premium State Rooms cater for social receptions of up to 240 people, or for formal dinners and conferences of up to 160 people. It's a flexible space for business or pleasure. Most appealing is the rooftop terrace, providing stunning views over London. Room hire ranges from £1800-3000 or DDR is £70.


The Century Club Roof Terrace is the largest in Soho, it has a fully retractable glass roof making it the perfect space for the unpredictable British weather. Accommodating up to 180 people, the Roof Terrace is a truly fantastic space, complete with a large bar, the Roof Terrace is an ideal spot for drinking, dining or dancing. Looking for a smaller drinks reception? The roof is also available to hire semi-privately.

Events @ No 6 Aldgate / Whitechapel

Located on the sixth floor, the stunning Terrace Room has two outdoor terraces either side of the main room, making this an ideal space for hosting launches, lunches, screenings, summer receptions and dinners for up to 80 guests.

Trafalgar St James Trafalgar Square

For the most premier of occasion, opt for The Rooftop. Enjoy a delicious array of convivial small plates and carefully crafted cocktails complete with stunning views of the city skyline as the ultimate backdrop for your event. Opt for the premium al fresco dining of The Gallery. Alternatively relax at The Deck for a cocktail reception, our sun-drenched conservatory. Summer Reception Package: From £99pp. 1 in 10 goes FREE! Festive Dinner Package: From £120pp, 20 - 80 guests. Festive Reception Package: From £99pp, 30 - 180 guests. Available for exclusive & non-exclusive parties.


The St Paul's Pavilion is a beautiful space located on the sixth floor of the Southbank Centre with fantastic views of Central London looking towards the City. Hire of the Pavilion comes with access to a private rooftop bar and balcony. It is suitable for a variety of events from meetings and workshops to receptions and dinners.

Museum of London City of London

The Terrace Gallery is one of the Museum's most popular spaces for day time business meetings, conferences, and networking events. It has a high technical specification and an excellent range of food and refreshments can be provided upon request. Guests have access to the delightful Rotunda Gardens and the Terrace Gallery can be hired with the other Terrace Rooms (Terrace Garden Room and Terrace Boardroom) to accommodate 170 delegates.


The bar terrace is available for exclusive hire, up to 100 people can be accommodated for a standing reception of drinks and canapés from 6pm - 11pm. Guests step out into Arabella Lennox-Boyd's fantastic rooftop garden, a perfect spot in central london for corporate parties, networking drinks and birthday celebrations with a difference.


The Johnson Room is a good-sized meeting room, perfect for your corporate meeting, presentation or seminar. It can also be used for private events such as receptions or dinners. The room can accommodate up to 20 people seated boardroom or theatre-style.


These rooms provide an impressive contrast between day and evening to offer a truly unique setting for corporate events, award ceremonies, private dining, Christmas or Summer celebration and smaller conferences. The rooms are situated on the top floor and provide a self contained area, perfect for an exclusive event. The two rooms combines can accommodate multiple layout options for up to 230. Flooded with natural daylight and with fully integrated AV these rooms are full of characters and provide a multitude of branding opportunities. The rooms adjoin with the stunning Rooftop Terrace.


Light, ornate and elegant, with fine bow windows at each end and a west facing terrace overlooking Hyde Park with an ante room if needed. One of the finest spaces in London. With a variety of seating arrangements available, it is perfect for a range of corporate or private events including weddings, conferences, charity events and more.


Seated next to the Pavilion, the floor to ceiling glazing ensures the space is flooded with natural light and offers spectacular views across the ground. Pelham's is at the heart of MCC's sustainability drive, including a rainwater recycling system, green walls and solar and photovoltaic panels. Ideal for meetings, conferences, dinners, receptions and lunches.


The whole venue can be hired for large events both private and corporate. With numerous bars across four different rooms the venue can comfortably cater for up to 550 people. There is also the Games Room and Roof Terrace which add an extra spin to proceedings, whilst all rooms are equipped with excellent sound systems.

Rooftop Bars FAQs


What happens if it rains during my event on the rooftop?

The majority of rooftop venues in London will have a wet weather option which will be included in your hire so your event can still take place whatever the weather!


What food options are there for a corporate summer party on a rooftop?

Canapes and bowl food are a regular choice for rooftop summer parties but if you wanted to mix it up a bit you could opt for a bbq, street food stalls or live cooking stations.


How much does it cost to hire a rooftop for a summer party?

The cost varies depending on each venue and also the time of year and day of the week. The most expensive time for a rooftop summer party will be a Thursday in June or July.

About Rooftop Bars


Our selection of London's best rooftop venues, from secret spots to well-known rooftop bars. London's growing skyline means we're getting spoiled for choice for cool rooftop venues with breathtaking views of the city. Well away from the bustle of the streets below, these prime spots are the place to be during the summer months, but are also great options if you're looking for a Christmas bar in London.

So whether you want to wow your guests at your next corporate event, or want to bring the right vibes to a cool summer party with friends, there's always going to be an ideal rooftop spot in this great city. Click through to a venue's profile to enquire for free. Got questions? No problem. Give our Venue Experts a call, let us know what you're needing, and we'll be on hand to offer some free professional advice.

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