Unusual Christmas Party Venues in London

When it comes to office Christmas parties, you want something unique. Explore our unusual Christmas party venues in London and choose from the best.

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Trafalgar St James Trafalgar Square

Biblio is the house living room where you can impress your guests with an array of aperitifs while sampling a selection of delicious dishes. Biblio can accommodate up to 80 people seated or 100 people standing. This is the perfect space to play host to a wide variety of social, as well as corporate events, whether that be a drinks reception or private dining experience. Summer Reception Package: From £99pp, 1 in 10 goes FREE! Festive Dinner Package: From £120pp, 20 - 80 guests. Festive Reception Package: From £99pp, 30 to 100 guests


Bounce was designed with two main purposes. Conferencing and socialising. Our luxurious venue boasts a 40ft Gin palace bar, 17 bespoke ping pong tables and a 52 cover, open pizza counter restaurant. Whether it's a corporate social, birthday, get together or your office meeting. Bounce is a one stop shop for all your needs. With a capacity of 550 standing our main space is also excellent for exclusive hires. The entire space for you and your team.


On the lower ground floor of Mac & Wild Devonshire Square, the new Mac & Wild Smoky Barrels shooting Range is now open. Composed of two lanes, each kitted out with our state-of-the-art virtual shooting systems and replica shotguns, transporting you and your guests to a shoot in the Scottish Highlands! Perfect for drinks receptions, after work drinks and Christmas parties looking for unique entertainment. The two screens provide the perfect opportunity for presentations and screenings.


This outstanding location is composed of an industrial space with high ceilings, on-site catering facilities, and offices. The Interior industrial space is complemented by a long outdoor courtyard overlooking the canal. This blank canvas space is perfect for Pop Up events, brand launches, Christmas and Summer parties. The venue is versatile and can be tailored to suit the need of any event. With a substantial onsite carpark and loading areas to accommodate large production setups.


The Design Museum's atrium provides a dramatic triple height space with stunning overhead views of the original hyperbolic, paraboloid roof, made with 25 tonnes of copper. This iconic and incredibly versatile space is contemporary in design and ideal for drinks receptions, award ceremonies and seated dinners. Host intimate events on just one floor, or make use of all levels for up to 800 guests standing.

ZSL London Zoo Regents Park

With its spacious and modern interior, rooftop terrace, outside space, generous bar and mezzanine floor, the Terrace is the perfect party venue for larger guest numbers. Summer parties start the night with drinks within our unique animal house Penguin Beach whereas Christmas parties begin the evening within the world's first Aquarium! The Terrace is based within the heart of ZSL London Zoo overlooking our famous carousel - the perfect special touch for any event! This venue is perfect for those who would like to dance the night away whilst being spoilt with award winning food and drink!


Cutty Sark Greenwich offers the only place in the world where you can party beneath the gleaming copper-clad hull of a ship, an awe-inspiring space that can cater for up to 270 guests seated or 450 standing. Available from 29th November to 21st December, this iconic venue provides flexibility in a beautifully unique heritage setting, boasting spectacular riverside views, with a sweeping outlook across the Thames to the city beyond. Smart Christmas Parties and Cutty Sark offer the ultimate combination of mesmerising entertainment, exquisite food and exceptional service.


Through the looking glass, the back of wardrobe, and a secret door, you will find Jujub, our secret den of libations. Normally only open to members, this intimate and quirky room is available for private hire to parties of up to 35 guests. It comes with it's own bar, and the facilities to play your own music.

Swingers City Bank / Monument

Looking for something a little different for your Christmas Party? We have just the thing. Take the holy trinity that is crazy golf, cocktails and street food, your guests will experience the immersive venue at Swingers City and be transported back to the faded glamour of England in the 1920s. Whether you're looking for an exclusive hire with room for up to 500 guests, or something slightly more intimate we have the space for you. Plus with world-class cocktails and street food from our vendors Patty & Bun, Breddos and Made of Dough, there is something for everyone!


Light and airy events space, ideal for conferences, press launches, private parties and corporate events. The ArcelorMittal Orbit is a distinctive emblem of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and available to privatize for breakfast meetings and evening events with amazing views throughout London.


Cahoots is Soho’s new underground home, an interesting bar available for private hire (150 people) or partial hire (40 people) where spirits are high and drinks never run dry. It is perfect for private and corporate events: birthday parties, after work drinks, Christmas parties and more.


The Bloomsbury Big Top is an award winning, iconic, multi-purpose events venue based in the heart of London. This Christmas season from the 1st to the 20th of December look no further than Cirque Shanghai at The Bloomsbury Big Top. This Christmas party package never fails to stun guests, and keeps everyone talking long after the party season is over. The Bloomsbury Big Top is the perfect space to host any event from corporate Christmas parties to award dinners. Contact us for a bespoke quote today.

Unusual Christmas Party Venues FAQs


What are some unusual Christmas party venues in London?

If you are looking for venues which offer amazing Christmas parties with a twist, you may want to try Swingers, Mr Fogg's Society of Exploration, Bounce Ping Pong or Bunga Bunga.


How can I avoid another boring Christmas party?

We would recommend considering venues with an interesting history or unique interior, such as the Victorian Bath House. You could also add an 'activity element' to your event at venues such as Flight Club.


How can I make my Christmas party more memorable?

It's important to find a great venue with unique surroundings, but we would also recommend adding entertainment to your event and using suppliers. Quirky caterers, magicians and bands are some examples of how to make your party more engaging and memorable.


How do I make my Christmas party more engaging and fun?

The best way to create an engaging event is to think about how to involve everyone. There are so many options for activity venues - your guests can try curling in Queens Ice or shuffle boarding at London Shuffle Club.

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Teamwork is essential for the smooth running of any company. So, it's important to focus on team building. But it can be difficult to know where to start.

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