If you're after something a little different for your festive bash, look no further than The Murdér Express. This immersive murder mystery experience is complete with 1940s cocktails and a gorgeous four-course menu. Available for exclusive hire, the curios spot will treat you to a memorable evening of chaos and crime, before finding 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 restaurants have delivered; check out our list of London's quirky Christmas party venues and shake things up.
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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.
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.
Located not far from Paddington, Huckster is a multi-space venue that's got something for everyone. With various themed rooms, including a Chinatown space, a Brooklyn-inspired bar, and Karaoke rooms, the West London spot lets you tailor your party.
All Star Lanes adds a touch of tinseltown to your office party celebrations this Christmas. Offering a ridiculously fun evening from Brick Lane to Holborn, Stratford and Shepherd's Bush), they've got bowling, American comfort food and kitsch cocktails, as well as luxe private rooms for that added private VIP experience.
When it comes to some quirky Christmas party action, it doesn't get more out there than an adult ball pit. Head over to Ballie Ballerson's Shoreditch location for the chance to sip cocktails, feast on pizza and dive head first into one of the city's funnest attractions.
Join Nikki's at their home in East London for some seriously quirky Christmas parties, from Bad Santa singalongs to drag queen battles. Armed with a plethora of signature cocktails, stunning performers and a naughty attitude, this place sure to host one memorable night out.
This Balham bar stocks much more than just booze with its own boutique cinema room, private dining rooms and a gallery room where you'll find a sweet balcony. AFor a Christmas party that's more fun than flop, take a tour aroundT he Exhibit or its Streatham sister for entertainment, food and drinks.
Keep things quirky this Christmas in London with Bougie Drag & Boy Toy Events. From festive bottomless brunches to themed dinners, their winter event schedule is packed with plenty of cool and quirky happenings around the city.
Step into any London Cocktail Club from Liverpool Street to Fitzrovia and you'll find yourself surrounded by some of the most devilish drinks in town - and their makers. If fire, bartop dancing and outrageous antics are your kind of Christmas party then this is a spot for you.
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.
Not your average Christmas party venue, Near & Far's second outpost promises a touch of California in the heart of Camden. There's 4 bustling floors, with everything from neon lights and private rooms to a palm-tree lined terrace and cracking cocktails.
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 and dessert diner.
One of the party animals, these colourful haunts 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 Angel, Soho, Brixton and beyond for a vibrant start to their festive period.
This Christmas, spread yuletide joy by cruising up and down the River Thames. This quirky festive celebration will have you rocking around the Christmas tree to classics with food and drink aboard the ultimate boat party experience.
Looking to add a dash of competition to you Christmas party? Head no further than Electric Shuffle, the all-new technological spin on shuffleboard. Perfectly placed in Canary Wharf, they'll be powering up this winter, armed with plenty of refreshments to enhance your experience.
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.
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.
Hands down one of the most fun places to party in the whole of London, Bounce brings UV ping pong, cracking tunes, festive food and premium drinks to the table for your office bash this year. Choose to hire out a private space at their Old Street or Farringdon locations.
Always a go-to during the winter season, Queen of Hoxton really know how to set a scene. This year their whisking you off to an alpine rooftop with some immaculate après ski vibes, including heated seats, cosy blankets and buttered rum cocktails.
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. Gather your bubble for and enjoy everything the Moonshine Saloon has to offer.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Part Victorian men's club, part masonic lodge in style, this cool venue in Seven Dials boasts some of the swishest interiors in Covent Garden. Perfect for a lavish function with a twist, you'll find pizzas and quirky cocktails to keep those fun times flowing.
Quirky Christmas parties in London? Thames Rockets' speedboat experiences blows all the others out the water. Buckle up for a fun and fast-paced day with your bubble as this festive event will take you on a ride past some of the city's most iconic sites as an award-winning comedy guide keeps you entertained.
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.
The quirkiest Christmas party venue in London? It doesn't get much more wild than ZSL London Zoo. An iconic landmark for tourists and locals alike, the iconic spot is offering you the space to eat, drink and get merry while overlooking, lemurs, lions and all sorts.
Round up your elves and head south of the river where Tropix is bringing you a slice of beach life. An island escape in the heart of Clapham, the energetic bar serves up big flavours, delicious cocktails and exotic food all at a reasonable price.
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.
London's infamous immersive bar, Alcotraz will have you spending time in the clink this Christmas. 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.
Perfect for a quirky London Christmas party, The Big London Bake Off is a top spot for festive fun. Get your bubble together and prepare to battle it out to see who is the real star baker - there's always plenty of sweet treats to go around.