As the Christmas season approaches, companies will be masterminding ideas to bring their teams and colleagues together. Amongst the preparations, the venue is the key element that can make or break the event. Choose the best venue for your event and your colleagues will love you. We’ve selected the top venues from across London.
Located in the bustling Theatre district in London’s Covent Garden, St Martins Lane is a dramatic and daring evolution on English luxury. This boutique hotel retains all the youthful, unexpected charm of a London hideaway, at the very heart of the art-loving, energetic West End. St Martins Lane is truly a hidden gem – a newly renovated lobby welcomes guests into high-concept design with the sophistication of a modern museum and the joy of a carnival light show.
Why we love it: The central London location of St Martin’s Lane makes it perfect for the modern event. It’s beautiful venue is made all the more stunning with white flooring and and its all white décor. Our white PA system fits in with this trendy and modern hotel, perfectly.
1 Lombard Street’s spectacular setting is ideal for a wide range of events; from formal dinners to dazzling launches; premiere parties to weddings; seasonal gatherings to birthday celebrations.
Why we love it: This popular, premium address located within the city of London boasts high ceilings and opulent décor. Perfect for adding a grand feel to your Christmas event. The large size of both the main restaurant and additional rooms are perfect for larger companies aiming to host a dining followed by dancing event. Our mood lighting and white PA systems work beautifully in either space.
With two floors dedicated to show the best of Spain, Hispania is the largest, most accomplished and ambitious project devoted to Spanish gastronomy in Europe. And With almost 50 meters of facade and 8.5 meters total height, Hispania holds alicense to operate as a restaurant, bar, shop and take-away. Almost 9,000 square feet of space make Hispania a proper flagship store of Spanish cuisine, food and culture.
Why we love it: This classy space is characterised by its sharp lines and bold style. With three event spaces spanning across two floors, this unique venue can cater for both small and large groups and our PA systems whether in white or black will ensure that all sound and speeches are carried across the venue. Why not use upstairs for dining and downstairs for dancing?
St Martin-in-the-Fields is no ordinary venue with our fantastic central London location in the heart of Trafalgar Square, an unparalleled blend of modern and historic architecture and mouth-watering menus to suit every taste and budget.
Why we love it: Based in Trafalgar square, this perfect central London venue is less than a 5min walk from Charing cross station, making it easy for your guests to find. The landmark dome entrance is well recognised but inconspicuous compared to the downstairs grand space. Perfect for wowing your guests and hosting an impressive celebration. The gallery and café venue spaces both feature attractive brickwork arches which make the perfect backdrop for our uplighters as the brick carries light and coloured light especially well. With simple lighting this venue looks amazing, eliminating the need for decorations, simply add a Christmas tree!
The West Reservoir Centre features a 1930s red-brick tower boasting fascinating structural design elements, flooded by natural light.The perfect setting for wedding receptions, meetings and parties, the outdoor terraces overlook the glistening water providing an incomparable experience in a one-of-a-kind venue.
Why we love it: The West reservoir centre is the unexpected hidden gem of North London. The industrial feel and style make it a unique venue for all types of events. Our black and white PA systems both look impressive in this space due to the black flooring and white walls. The supporting pillars mean it allow for lighting in the middle of the venue and our uplighters look fantastic against them, causing a dramatic effect, along with the high ceilings.
As a world-class automotive venue offering a blend of distinctive architecture, displays and exhibitions there is something to appeal to everyone. The most popular features, unique to Mercedes-Benz World, are the purpose-built test tracks and challenging off-road course which provide the chance to test some of the latest and most desirable Mercedes-Benz models at whatever pace suits. Whether behind the wheel or as a passenger, on the skid pan or up to the doors in mud, every experience is a memorable one.
Why we love it: Based in Surrey, this glamorous venue is ideal for companies wanting to get away from the hustle and bustle and take their teams out of the city. The venue contains several spaces to suit various types of events and parties, from a timely James bond themed event or a casual seasonal celebration. With the cars positioned throughout the 1st floor exhibition space, your colleagues will be impressed with this luxurious and grand venue.
Sanderson, in the heart of London’s West End, offers a retreat from the bustle of the city into a world of fantasy and well-being. The landmarked 1950s building has been transformed by Philippe Starck into a surreal Cocteau-like dream world, epitomising a new luxury that is smart, pared-down and tempered with a healthy dose of wit and irony. With newly renovated rooms concepted by designer Tim Andreas of Banjo, the rooms maintain their sense of whimsy while offering state of the art details and luxurious touches at every turn.
Why we love it: The sister venue to St Martin’s lane, this standout venue is for those who wan to be seen in the right place at the right time. The ultra modern décor and surroundings mean you can create a memorable event, without being over the top. The Billiard rooms comfortably fit 50 – 70 people for an intimate party. Our black PA systems, disco ball and gobo lighting work especially well against the character features of this venue, including the stained-glass windows and winding staircase.