Boat Venue Ideas
Let your imagination run wild as you bring to life a completely bespoke event aboard your very own luxury vessel on the River Thames. The beauty and flexibility of our fleet means we are able to host virtually any kind of event on board, as you captivate your guests in the heart of London. Every event we host is entirely unique and built around your exacting desires. Along with top class hospitality, your luxurious private charter is lit up with beautiful finishing touches to make it more personal and original than you ever imagined. The result is a truly unforgettable occasion in London.
Bermondsey Social is a unique space set under a railway arch in South Bermondsey. An Ideal spot for private parties, club nights, corporate events, Christmas parties, Birthday parties and much more BSC boasts to have one of the best outdoor areas south of the river along with a state of the art light rig and amazing DnB sound system. We can accommodate up to 120-140 guests for events and have staging on site should you need it for a live band to play or to present an award. We also have a projector and screen. Our License is till 4am 7 days a week.
The Battersea Barge is suitable for all kinds of occasions and is ideal for weddings, parties and other celebrations. If you hire the whole boat, you and your guests can use all the different areas of the boat and make it an occasion to remember. We always receive amazing feedback from people holding their events with us; come and see for yourself.
Disappear behind the wine shelf, revealing a secret entrance to The Living Room! Guests will descend the stairs to the hidden bar below, featuring eye-catching tropical wall treatments, a mixture of lush, velvet seating in rich jewel-tone colours and the bar's signature caves, artistically built into arched brick walls. The Living Room has it's own private bar, informal seating & table areas with surrounding mingling space. Also includes a separate sound system to play your own music and private WC facilities. Ideal for drinks & canape receptions, corporate networking and Christmas parties!
The two walkways at Tower Bridge are an excellent setting to drinks receptions, corporate parties, evening receptions and product launches. Situated at 42 metres above the Thames, the walkways offer breathtaking panoramic views, with the Docklands, Canary Wharf and Greenwich to the East, and the Shard, Tower of London, St Paul's Cathedral and the City to the West. The perfect backdrop to your event.
The M.V. Erasmus has a total capacity of 340 which gives you the ability to enjoy to fantastic views from the desk and the intimate feel of the cabin. Perfect for any cocktail party, corporate function or private event, this vessel is usable across all seasons. Food by Dish are one of London's leading caterers and can provide any form of catering you desire.
An impressive room by any standards. Spacious with plenty of natural daylight and full of impressive, iconic period features of oak panelling and magnificent stained-glass windows, detailing a history of insurance companies from the past. The Great Hall is perfect for conferences, presentations, AGMs and awards ceremonies. The space is fully equipped with an automated blackout system, lobby reception area, adjustable lighting, 13ft front projection screen and features a fixed stage and minstrel gallery.
Located in the celebrated heart of the UNESCO Maritime Greenwich World Heritage Site Cutty Sark is the ideal location for memorable corporate events and entertaining, offering the only event space under the hull of a ship in the world. With 4 distinct event spaces the ship can be used for any style of corporate hospitality. Ideal for seasonal parties, product launches, private dining, conferences with a WOW and press releases. This iconic British Institution offers commanding views over the mighty river Thames and an evening beneath her gleaming hull is truly one of a kind.
The Venetia Room is the perfect spot for small private event
Offering panoramic views, exceptional service, modular interiors, a dance floor and a stunning, vast on deck roof terrace, the River Room is a classic, spacious and highly versatile boat - incredible blank canvas on which you can truly tailor and realise your vision. With space for up to 200 guests for gala dinners, buffets, standing receptions, wedding parties and beyond, plus a state-of-the-art onboard kitchen and bar serving up delicious food and drink, the River Room offers ultimate customisation for entirely unique, unforgettable events space,
We can host Weddings, please get in touch for more information.
The Millenium Diamond has panoramic windows for amazing views and an open top deck. She can hold up to 500 guests and has everything on board that you need to host the perfect event. From a sound system to audio visual equipment as well as a dance floor. Facilities include a separate disabled toilet and built in chair lift to the vast top deck.
Some say ginger can cure diabetes, colds, headaches and the flu. We make no such bold claims, but this is a lovely light room thanks to it's floor length windows. A bright, large and flexible room for up to thirty five people in cabaret seating. The room benefits from a private kitchen and refreshment station, perfect for a cuppa or wagon-wheel during the session. All our spaces are flooded with natural daylight, flexible in layout and come fully equipped with AV facilities, equipment and stationery.
Moored between Tower Bridge and London Bridge, the Belfast offers fantastic views across the heart of London. These are enjoyed best from the original wooden decking of the Quarterdeck. The history of the Deck being only for the use of the Officers gives this open air space an exclusive and private feel. The period setting and unique location will certainly give your guests something to talk about! (Includes hire of an indoor room in case of poor weather)
Ideally located in the centre of venue and covering over 2000m2, the Mezzanine has an exceptional abundance of light and has the perfect space for large exhibitions, awards evening dinners, gala dinners, large conferences and more. It's proximity to the breakout rooms makes the space ideal for a conference to run alongside a large exhibition.
An ideal option for those seeking a traditional party boat on the River Thames. Split over 2 levels with a rear deck, the Salient offers a well stocked bar with a tasty menu included on party boat hires Ideal for Christmas Parties, Corporate Drinks Receptions, Birthday Parties and Wedding Receptions, or those just seeking a traditional cruise along the river without the interruption of other passengers.
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There's no better way to see London during your event than Thames Boat Hire. Cruise through the capital in luxurious and exclusive splendour whilst getting tipsy topside. Whether it's a black-tie seated dinner, a P-Diddy style boat party, or an exclusive tour and reception in an historic naval vessel, with Thames boat hire, there is the perfect vessel for everyone to enjoy some bubbly and tasty treats whilst cruising through the capital.
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