If you're looking for something a little different for your festive bash, look no further than The Murdér Express. This immersive murder mystery experience comes complete with 1940s-inspired cocktails and a gorgeous four-course menu. Available for exclusive hire, you and your guests will be treated to a memorable evening of chaos and crime, before having to turn the magnifying glass on each other and find the culprit.
Quirky Christmas Party In London
Turkey, too much mulled wine and boughs of holly at every turn - Christmas sure is swell, but sometimes it can feel a bit repetitive. From bauble-juggling acrobats through to Mariah-esque drag queens, we're looking for something a bit different this festive season. And the city's bars and clubs have delivered; check out our list of London's quirky Christmas party venues and get ready to shake things up a bit.
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Serving up pizzas, cocktails and eye-popping interiors, this neon-lit is the perfect spot to bundle all the gang into for a night of drinking, dancing and festive merrymaking. And if you're looking for something a little further south, their sister sites in Clapham Common and Clapham Junction offer a similarly raucous rock'n'roll-style atmosphere.
Well howdy partner! Take your quirky Christmas party to its logical conclusion and go full Wild West at this fabulous themed pop up in East London. Dress up, drink up and enjoy everything the Moonshine Saloon has to offer.
You don't have to snaffle your sandwiches in secret on this vehicle; Bustronome is a gourmet dining experience that takes you around the sites of London while feeding you festive fare. This year they've got a multi-course menu which includes lobster or duck; alternatively, the entire bus can be hired for corporate occasions.
Hidden in a barbershop basement, just finding The Gobpsy is an exciting adventure. Once downstairs, the slick den is an intimate space - perfect for smaller gatherings - with a list of inventive drinks which are guaranteed conversation starters.
Perfect for a quirky London Christmas party, get the gang together and prepare to battle it out to see who is the real star baker. The Big London Bake Off is a top spot for festive fun and there's always plenty of sweet treats to go around.
One of London's most infamous immersive bars, spend some time in the clink this Christmas with this gripping experience. The perfect back drop for a suitably kooky festive do, you won't have to worry about your get up because everyone will be clambering into some fetching orange jumpsuits for the occasion.
With walls covered in local street art and a stunning drinks menu on the cards, this Aldgate spot is a top idea for a unique and festive place to party this season. Book a space to add an eclectic and lively twist to your Christmas festivities.
Spread across two floors, The Book Club is a Shoreditch stalwart that can be adapted for all your private hire needs. Take the downstairs room, which can be used in its entirety, which sports interesting features such as a bulb-covered ceiling and exposed brickwork.
Celebrate Christmas at Flight Club's festive brunch, complete with Christmas jumpers, bottomless pizza, a bottle of prosecco and Winter Pimm's, DJs, festive treats and darts! If you're feeling something a little later in the day, check out the party planning options at any of their Victoria, Bloomsbury and Shoreditch venues.
The Moonshine Saloon is promising an immersive cocktail experience with a very special Christmas twist. Whet your whistle with a trip to the Wild West, where you and your gang of outlaws can enjoy a festive celebration unlike any other.
One of the party animals, this colourful Soho haunt offers a stunning range of tasty cocktails and delicious food that will bring a taste of the tropics to your Christmas party. Head down to this or their Angel location for a vibrant start to their festive period.
Fancy some boat cruisin' and boozin'? Well, this boat is strictly moored at the side of the Thames but still! You can shmooze around the deck, get wined and dined and even treat yourself to a late night boogie at Bar&Co. With spectacular views of London's evening skyline to take in, have your boat bash tailor made to your party needs as a private venue.
In need of something to warm you up after those long and cold winter days? Look no further than The Reggae Brunch. Bringing sunshine vibes to a top-secret London location, you can expect non-stop tunes, a three-course Caribean meal and bottomless rum punch at this quirky festive-themed party.
From the same team as Bar Elba and Tonight Josephine, Nikki's is a sassy and sparkly spot to party til the wee hours. Located in Shoreditch, the venue is based around fictional party girl Nikki, doing her proud with an abundance of pink interiors and some wicked cocktails.
All Star Lanes adds a touch of tinseltown to your office party celebrations this Christmas. Offering a ridiculously fun evening out on Brick Lane (or in Holborn, Stratford or Shepherd's Bush), there will be bowling, there will be American-styled comfort food and there will be kitsch cocktails. Soak in the buzzing atmosphere of the main room or book out one of their luxe private rooms for that added private VIP experience.
Shuffling isn't just for summer, guys. Take the plunge and book your Christmas do at this Shoreditch hangout. With a great drinks selection, tasty pizzas and plenty of space to get your shuffle on, it's one of the top quirky venues for a festive fiesta this year.
Rocking the retro aesthetic, this 70s-inspired bar and restaurant will have you sipping on throwback cocktails - like seasonal classic, the Snowball - while you chow down on classic dinner party dishes, from prawn cocktails to rabbit balti pie.
Set behind a huge yellow door, this Notting Hill bar is the ultimate place to party come the festive season. Recreating a shared house vibe, the space is full of quirky furniture along with having a basement room available for private hire.
While i might look a lot like a living room, Homeboy is actually one of the best bars around. Bringing Irish hospitality to North London, the venue whips up excellent cocktails, along with having an incredible selection of Irish whiskey.
There are few things in life that are better than cocktails and desserts, so it's a shame that the two rarely ever get to play together. Basement Sate puts an end to all of that by marrying both in this Parisian chic cocktail-bar-cum-dessert-diner.
Bunga Bunga aren't just about wild Christmas parties, they're about unique ones too. Hosting groups in speed boats and promising larger than life cocktails and dishes, it's a sure fire way to impress this season in the city.
A stunning collision of cabaret and fine dining, this Covent Garden cocktail spot comes alive with aerialists, fire-eaters, drag, and dancers. Designed to impress, the restaurant fans out from a stage - making sure you have one hell of a view as you tuck into Asian inspired fare.