Venues on The Thames in London

Throw an event to remember in London with a view of the Thames or even a ride on it! We've compiled a list of our top venues on the Thames here.

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Our main foyer is filled with light and boasts stunning views of the Thames and Tower Bridge. With our iconic lampshades hung through there's always the perfect photo opportunity. It fits 400 people comfortably and is a great space for fundraisers, corporate events, product launches and award ceremonies (morning and afternoon only if a show is on). Our catering can be provided by Michelin Star St.JOHN.

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

OXO2 South Bank

OXO2 is absolutely ideal for a wide range of wonderful events for up to 480 standing or 200 seated for dinner, including parties, product launches, dinners and fashion shows! Drinks and dinner are provided by their award winning caterers and every event comes complete with the spectacular sight of OXO2's unique panoramic view across London and the Thames. Dry hire is also possible .

Tamesis Dock Vauxhall/ South bank

The Lower Deck, offering high ceilings and fantastic views of Parliament, may be privately hired for events until 1am. The Lower Deck has a capacity of 100 but you may invite 150+ as you still have access to the rest of the vessel which has a kitchen and a fully stocked bar. Alternatively should you have a generous budget you could opt for the Lower Deck plus the West-Facing Deck or Outside Stage Deck. Hire fees for the Lower deck start from £100 Minimum spends for the Lower Deck start from £1000 Please note hire fees and minimum spends change depending on the day/time of your event.


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.

RSA House West End

One of London’s best kept secrets, the historic Durham was the original trade tunnel channelling its way underneath RSA House all the way down to the Thames. The space is ideal for product launches, presentations and press briefings.

HQS Wellington Westminster

The Committee Room, situated on the upper deck of the ship, comfortably seats 16 people boardroom style. Panelled in light oak, it commands extensive views over the river Thames and the Embankment.

The Oyster Shed City of London

A wedding on the River Thames, what could be more perfect! This beautiful riverside venue is available for exclusive hire at the weekends and can host up to 140 guests for a stunning reception. With floor to ceiling windows, the views of The Shard are breathtaking.


The style of this unique space provides a truly inspiring warehouse in the sky. With our in-house catering and audio-visual team to help make your private event a truly memorable one, Atmosphere 28 Thames View is ideal for proposals, weddings, Bar or Bat Mitzvah and any other type of private parties. The space can easily accommodate up to 500 people and has large screen TVs to allow you to brand it and make it your own.


There are six distinct galleries available for evening hire. These are: The Thames Highway Gallery (reception 80, dinner 40); London Sugar and Slavery (reception 120); Docklands War (reception 100); Trade Expansion Gallery (reception 120, dinner 60); Sailortown, City and River (reception 200). They can be hired in isolation or in conjunction with other event spaces.

Cutty Sark Greenwich

Ideal for post ceremony drinks receptions and provides an incredibly breathtakingly backdrop for photography. provides stunning views over the Thames. One of the most iconic reception areas in London.


The Striking Beauty of this former Royal residence is epitomized by it's Great Hall. The original black-and-white marble floor provides a location for wedding ceremonies and dinner. The high ceiling features a magnificent contemporary work in gold leaf by Turner Prize-winning artist Richard Wright. The tall windows towards the front of the Hall reveal spectacular views toward the Thames across the north lawns.

About Venues on The Thames


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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