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 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.

ZSL London Zoo Regents Park

There's nothing like a drinks and canape arrival to begin your event or even host a Summer party or intimate dinner within in one of ZSL London Zoos unique animal houses. Combining an up close encounter with some of the worlds most fascinating animals and award winning catering, these spaces provide the perfect backdrop to wow your guests! Choose from Tiger Territory, B.U.G.S!, Penguin Beach, Aquarium, Reptiles, The Attenborough Komodo Dragon House or Land of the Lions. Please contact us to discuss capacities, timings and availability - subject to Zoo opening hours and time of year.


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.


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.


The modern contemporary space is perfect for drinks receptions and networking events.


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.


The Palace Suite provides a magical and unique setting, which is perfect for exclusive product launches, celebrations, corporate parties and small banquets. There is a bar and cloakroom in the room, and its private foyer and entrance located just outside the main room allows an ideal space for an intimate arrival reception. There are complimentary parking spaces situated just outside the opening to the suite. Hand painted murals at either end and dim lighting create an Italian courtyard effect complete with wandering peacocks.


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 main event space within the National Maritime Museum is the 'Great Map' spanned by a glass roof and ideal for corporate receptions, award ceremonies and networking, whether a formal seated meal or a relax standing bowl food event this space can accommodate 500 seated or 1000 standing. As part of the experience guest can take the opportunity to add on visits to the inspiring galleries which adds that museum experience to the visit.


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.

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


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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