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Christmas Party | Splash the Cash
The elegant? The exceptional? The grandiose? If you're looking for an extra special spot to host your Crimbo do, you're sure to find it here. From listed buildings featuring festive catering to VIP rooftop bars with quirky drinks on the menu for that added theatrical touch, we're here to make sure that your event goes just the way you planned. Explore our guide to exclusive Christmas party venues in London and splash the cash on a memorable celebration.
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One of London's most iconic venues, Sky Garden is the ultimate place to splash out on a bit of Christmas luxury. Found at the top of the 20 Fenchurch Skyscraper, this venue has a range of private hire spaces, alongside views of the city and plenty of canapé packages.
A gorgeous rooftop bar and restaurant overlooking the City, Aviary is perfect for an exclusive Christmas party in London. As well as offering a stunning selection of food and drink options, the venue even has its own igloos, making it perfect for smaller and more intimate gatherings.
Get your guests to dress up and dance at the beautiful LSO St. Luke's; the home of the London Symphony Orchestra's music programme. Whether you want to be seated or standing, this Christmas party space will have jaws dropping with its stunning high ceilings and ornamental roof hangings.
If you've got money to burn this Christmas party season, then Islington's Laki Kane is the place to spend it. Make it rain tasty Thai food and glorious rum cocktails in the tropical surrounds of the restaurant, or opt for a more intimate setting in the venue's distillery.
Big bash that you're ready to splash on? Christmas party you're hoping to wow with? Head on over to the ever-buzzing Soho where the velvety and art-filled Groucho Club has an impeccable selection of festive drinking and dining packages that are just as impressive as the decor.
While it was built in the 1920s, the City-based Ironmongers' Hall has a distinctly Tudor feel thanks to its stained glass windows and intricate wooding carvings. Hire out a private room or the entire venue for a uniquely exclusive sit-down Christmas dinner this festive season.
Quaglino's has hosted many famous faces in its Art Deco space (including members of the royal family), and it's still impressive to this day. Get the company card and splash the cash on set menus, theatrical cocktails and live music at this exclusive Mayfair Christmas party venue.
Christmas is a time to let loose... so go for it. Gorge on all of the tropical cocktails and delectable desserts that your heart desires at Basement Sate. This snazzy venue is the ideal spot for those looking to splash the cash on treats that usually ends them up on the naughty list.
If Christmas means debauchery and splashing the cash to you, then Cirque le Soir will be right up your street. The Central London club has made a name for itself with thrilling live performances, immersive entertainment, as well as a sit-down dinner if all that hedonism makes you hungry.
One of London's most iconic restaurants, this gorgeous grill inside The Savoy is offering you the chance to do Christmas in fine fashion. An Art Deco space fronting stunning food and fine wines, it's the ultimate way to offer your guest the luxury experience this festive season.
With views over the Thames and St Paul's, Sea Containers brings the wow factor to your private Christmas party. Explore the diverse range of private hire spaces, food and drink packages and party planning options before throwing a fabulously festive celebration at this stunning spot.
Offering stunning views of the city, this gorgeous cocktail bar at the top of Dorsett City Hotel should be a great spot for your Christmas party. Boasting an enticing drinks menu, alongside delicious bar snacks and gourmet sharing platters, your guests will be happily fed and watered.
Add some Scandi style to your VIP Christmas party with world-renowned restaurant Aquavit. The original eatery in New York has two Michelin stars, and the same quality can be found with dishes here, with everything from Dooncastle oysters through to braised lamb belly on the menu.
Give your guests the Christmas party they truly deserve with this stunning festive riverboat cruise along the Thames. The Winter Wonderland Boat can cater to all of your festive needs, complete with delicious food, drinks packages and unparalleled views of the city.
Beaufort House is a renowned private members club in Chelsea, offering four floors of potential Christmas party spaces. With each bar offering its own atmosphere to suit your mood, you can choose from all manner of vibes including a luxurious Champagne penthouse for extra exclusivity.
If you've got the mammoth task of organising a large Christmas party, The HAC should be high up on your list. The space brings country house vibes to Central London with rich red rooms, chandeliers and portraits on walls making for an undeniably exclusive feel.
Moments from Old Street, The Brewery is a flexible private hire space that's perfect for unique Christmas parties. Aiming to make each festive season a little different, the team come up with a new theme every year, with previous parties having circus and Miami inspiration.
One of London's star attractions, ZSL London Zoo provides a unique setting for any style of corporate or private event this Christmas. The elegant suites and stylish meeting rooms overlook exotic animals across 36 acres of zoological gardens, making for an unmatched exclusive feel.
100 Wardour Street is well accustomed to hosting live music, private parties and unmissable events. Found in Soho, this swish restaurant can organise everything from a three-course festive dinner to canapés and cocktails for all of your Christmas party needs.
We hope you've been saving those pennies because this is one of the plushest venues in London. Searcys at the Gherkin not only has incredible views over the city, but also a wealth of different rooms, perfect for everything from fancy Christmas meals to drinks receptions.
Madison is a stunning Central London restaurant that's adding a dash of New York glamour to any party it hosts. Head here for amazing views of the City, superb grilled dishes and handcrafted cocktails, all of which will add an extra sense of decadence to your VIP Christmas party.
Smart sushi dishes and cabaret collide at this cool and quirky Central London restaurant. Circus is home to a talented troupe of performers, who will take to the stage while you tuck into an Asian-inspired Christmas dinner, making for a truly memorable festive experience.
A beautiful spot in the heart of Brixton, Canova Hall has style, charm and cocktails galore. Get your party booked in here for the chance to chow down on their delicious selection of festive pizzas and tasty small plates, alongside a make-your-own gin experience or mixology masterclass.
Complete with ambient lighting and deep plush armchairs, Biblio is one swish spot for a Christmas party in London. Explore this venue's menu of fine wines, craft cocktails and premium spirits in the living room-style setting, making for one cosy yet opulent festive affair.