Summer Party Venues in London

From rooftop bars and lawns to outdoor adventures and private dining, browse our list of venues perfect for your next summer party.

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The Harris Garden is a charming rose garden laid out on the former site of a lawn tennis court near the entrance to the Pavilion. Constructed in 1934 in memory of the renowned cricketer and politician, Lord Harris, it is a tranquil oasis in the heart of London, and forms a lovely alfresco venue for summer parties and receptions.


The Millennium Courtyard is the perfect space to enjoy an after work BBQ with summer cocktails, right in the heart of London Bridge. In colder months, the Courtyard can be transformed into a marquee reception. The space can seat 80 and hold 400 standing.


The Palm Court is a stunning reception area and is most certainly the area within our events space with the biggest wow factor! The glass domed roof of the Palm Court creates a distinct feeling of being outside when in. Its high glass ceiling allows light to flood in by day whilst turning into a focal point, lighting up, as evening falls. This space is ideal for standing functions or drinks receptions.

Cutty Sark Greenwich

Ideal for memorable and one of a kind summer parties. Perfect location for standing drinks receptions and bowl food receptions for up to 100. Situated on the bank of the mighty Thames Cutty Sark's Weather Deck provides incredible views over London and Canary Wharf


Ideal for sporting events, outdoor parties and corporate events, the Artillery Garden is the largest garden in the City of London. Honing just over five acres of garden space, the Artillery Garden is set within the exclusive grounds of the HAC Estate.


Running the whole length of the Pavilion, the Roof Terrace is a beautiful and airy space with a long balcony and remarkable views of the Ground. Used by MCC Members on match days as a place to enjoy the cricket over a drink in the sun, it makes a dazzling and spacious North London venue for a summer drinks party or reception.

The Anthologist City of London

For large scale events and dinners the whole venue can be hired. The Anthologist offers a great spot in The City with excellent food and drinks, perfect for exclusive hire with smaller rooms available as breakout spaces. Birthday parties, summer parties, private venue hire, canapes and cocktails.

Haberdashers' Hall St Pauls, Square Mile, The City, Smithfields, Farringdon, Bank, Barbican, London Wall

The Hall is built around a secluded Courtyard which boasts a modern sculptural water feature and forms a focal point for the whole building. The Orangery on the ground floor level is decorated with sculptures and citrus trees and looks out to the Courtyard. Together they offer serenity both inside and out and the ideal location for receptions and summer parties.


One of London's last remaining Livery Halls, Stationers' Hall was completed in 1673. The Hall comprises a suite of characterful, interlinking rooms, along with a Garden, that combine to make the perfect events and conference venue. The Livery Hall is the largest space and has opulent stained glass windows which give an impressive ambience. 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. The secluded Garden with its' huge plane tree is an ideal location for a summer event.

The Pagination Canary Wharf

The Pagination can cater for a variety of events, from Corporate do's to Summers parties or a place to celebrate any big occasion. The terrace has stunning views of the river whilst the inside houses an industrial inspired decor, complimented by handwoven textures.

BMA House Bloomsbury

The Courtyard is a perfect space for a laid back reception, summer party or casual barbecue.


With original pine columns and exposed brickwork, the Rum Store is a unique and contemporary space against the backdrop of Canary Wharf's only Grade I listed building. It features a private terraced area and is perfect for events, summer parties and BBQs as well as conferences and meetings.

Summer Party Venues FAQs


What are the best summer party venues in London?

Some great summer venues include Century Club, Sea Containers, HAC and Trafalgar St James.


What happens if it rains at my summer party?

Most venues have that have an outside summer party space will also have an inside wet weather option for you to retreat to in case it rains. Be such to ask when you book.


What is the best type of catering for my summer party?

Canapes, bowl food, street food, BBQs or food stations are most popular for summer parties.


How much do summer parties cost?

Some venues will offer a minimum spend and some will offer a package. The average cost in London is £80 - £120 per person.

About Summer Party Venues


We've collated some of the best London summer party venues for hire, so you don't have to search high and low for your perfect space. Our selection of stunning squares, rooftops and lawns will have you dreaming of that perfect summer shindig. Whether it's a stylish corporate soiree, laidback garden party or a BBQ with friends, our selection of summery spaces is sure to guide you. Contact them directly through Hire Space to receive a personalised quote from the venue, or add a few to your cart to enquire at multiple venues at once. And if you still need a few more options you can contact our own experienced Venue Experts using the "Ask a Venue Expert" feature. You'll receive tailored suggestions to fit your requirements, with prices negotiated to fit your budget, and all for free. You'll be sipping Pimm's in the sunshine in no time.

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