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Unconventional Conference Venues You’ll Love

Want to host a conference with a twist? These quirky conference venues will have your guests in awe. These handpicked venues are set to inspire attendees, thanks to their unique history and stunning interiors. Let's dive in!

1. Phantom Peak

Phantom Peak offers a unique and immersive venue for conferences with its blend of mystery and adventure. This canal-side venue in Canada Water, transports attendees to a steampunk-inspired world, providing a captivating backdrop for any corporate event. With a range of themed spaces and interactive experiences, Phantom Peak encourages creativity and engagement, making it perfect for conferences looking to break the mould and offer attendees an unforgettable experience.

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Phantom Peak

2. Marylebone Theatre

Marylebone Theatre is a truly historic venue for conferences in the heart of London. The theatre boasts a beautifully restored auditorium with state-of-the-art facilities, accommodating up to 200 guests. Its rich history and classic architecture add a touch of sophistication to any event, while modern AV capabilities ensure a seamless experience.

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Marylebone Theatre

3. Jockey Club

Located at Epsom Downs Racecourse, The Jockey Club Room offers a prestigious and scenic venue for conferences. With panoramic views of the racecourse and the Surrey countryside, this venue combines elegance and exclusivity. The space is equipped with modern conference facilities and can host up to 250 guests, making it suitable for large corporate events, meetings, and seminars.

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The Jockey Club Room

4. The Glass House

The Glass House is a modern and bright venue located in Hackney, designed to bring an outdoor feel to indoor events. Featuring retractable skylights and a private courtyard, it offers a refreshing environment for conferences. The venue's contemporary design and flexible spaces can accommodate various event formats, from intimate meetings to larger conferences.

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The Glass House

5. ZSL London Zoo

You might be surprised, but ZSL London Zoo is an excellent place to host a conference. It has a superb range of professional and private spaces with views of eye-catching animal residents and environments. For example, The Prince Albert Suite is a conference venue unlike any other, with its spectacular rooftop terrace overlooking Penguin Beach.

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ZSL London Zoo

6. Eventim Apollo

One of London's major live entertainment venues, this ex-cinema has hosted stars such as David Bowie, Kate Bush and Russell Brand! And now, it could be the perfect location for your conference. Available for exclusive hire, the Eventim Apollo fits 3300 seated theatre-style in the auditorium and includes a two-level foyer as the perfect breakout space for registration and refreshments. This gorgeous art-deco-style venue has the perfect combination of glitz, glamour and history.

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Eventim Apollo

In a city as vibrant and diverse as London, your conference deserves a setting that stands out just as much as the content you'll be presenting. So, take a leap from the ordinary and let London’s unique venues elevate your next conference to new heights!


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