Unusual Event Venues in London

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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.

ZSL London Zoo Regents Park

The Prince Albert Suite is a stunning Georgian building encompassing classic grandeur with contemporary comforts. Regally decorated with a neutral palette of greens, creams and whites this room can provide a blank canvas suitable for any type of event. With its spectacular rooftop terrace overlooking Penguin Beach, its own fixed bar and masses of natural daylight through floor to ceiling windows ZSL London Zoo is the perfect setting for your Private Event.


Providing a unique blank canvas event space for any celebration including Bar/Bat Mitzvah's, weddings or parties. A 1km immersive ride can be included with packages at an extra cost to really set any event apart.


The Bloomsbury Ballroom is London's opulent Art Deco event space. Located on the stunning Bloomsbury Square, the venue is in the Georgian inspired Victoria House. With 10,500 square foot of events space, we offer a complete serviced venue and with 3 beautifully restored areas. We can accommodate up to 570 standing, 270 for dinner or 500 for conferences. With full air conditioning, Wifi, parking, disabled access, sound and lighting system, event management service, exclusive hire periods we can meet all of your requirements.


The Museum Galleries provide a fascinating event space, surrounded by the backdrop of the museum collection. The Galleries can host sit-down dinners for both corporate and private events, or up to 500 people for a cocktail reception. The pricing is for 630-930pm with additional hours at £1000 each and events can go on until 2am.


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.


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.


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.

indigo at The O2 North Greenwich

After entering The O2's main entrance and walking right along the Entertainment Avenue, visitors will encounter indigo at The O2. The O2's smaller, entertainment venue which is no less modern, glamorous or high tech than it's older sister. This multi-functional venue is perfect for any live ticketed music gig, comedy, TV recording or private corporate event. These range from large awards dinners, conferences and parties to graduations, conferences and product launches.

Cutty Sark Greenwich

Available for standing drinks receptions and seated dinners. All the ship's interactive displays are left on for guests to use and explore. Private tours and talks are available. Gives a true sense of life on board and provides a memorable backdrop to any corporate functions.


The beautifully decorated set of The Immersive Great Gatsby is a perfect setting for your next event. Conveniently located 60 seconds walk from Bond St tube station, the space come with a theatre grade lighting rig, sound system. fully licensed bar and a 1920's grand piano! Contact us for more information about party packages including catering and performers!

Rainforest Cafe Piccadilly Circus

At our unique and atmospheric central London venue, we are no strangers to hosting events of all sizes. With a wealth of experience under our belts, we would be delighted to host any occasion for you. Rainforest Cafe provides a fun and lively alternative to the usual options available and we undoubtedly add the creative 'wow' factor to the occasion. We also appreciate all events require a personal touch and are happy to work with clients to achieve their aims and deliver an event in budget

Unusual Event Venues FAQs


What are some of the best unique venues in London?

If youare looking for a unique venue, then you should try Bounce, The Ivory Vaults, Postal Museum, SAMA Bankside or Six Storeys on Soho for your next event.


What are the best unique venues to have a conference in?

If you want to hold a conference somewhere different then London Transport Museum, The Brewery, Lumiere London and Bounce are all excellent options.


What are the best unique venues in London for a Christmas party?

For an unusual christmas part options the London Filmed Museum, ZSL London Zoo, Swingers City and The Design Museum are fantastic choices.


What is a blank canvas venue?

A blank canvas venue is one with a plainly designed space which can be branded and designed to the requirments of the event it is hosting. Quite often holding events at a blank canvas venue means lower spend on venue hire, but higher production costs


What are the best unique blank canvas venues in London?

If you want a blank space which you can design yourself then Noho Studios, Tobacco Dock, The Steel Yard and The Pickle Factory are must see venues.

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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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