Over 250 Capacity Venue Hire In London

If you're planning a large-scale event, and need an over 250 capacity venue hire in London, let us do all the hard work for you. We've compiled a list of the best large private hire venues in London, inclusive of capacities and outdoor areas, perfect for any type of occasion. Whether it's for a corporate do, or a large engagement party, we've got the venue for you.

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Last updated on 18th June 2024

83 Rivington Street

Boasting 13,000 square feet, 83 Rivington Street is an expansive, trendy venue equipped with three large railway arches and an array of meeting areas. Secure the space exclusively for up to 750 guests and host your pop-up, wedding or brand activation (to name only a few of the events its capable of facilitating). It also comes with a Martin Audio sound system, professional lighting rigs and the potential to brand your night alongside visuals and production. 


Located on the bustling streets of Soho, Here at Outernet is a cutting-edge event space that boasts huge screens along the walls and a state-of-the-art sound system to cater to any occasion - from live music performances to corporate functions and amazing parties. There's space for 350 people seated, or up to 1,200 standing, with friendly staff that will tailor the vent to your needs.


Housed in a refurbished 1960s industrial warehouse, Archives is a storage space that spans over 8,000 square feet and offers a raw concrete aesthetic with industrial columns. Boasting a state-of-the-art L'Acoustics sound system, pre-installed lighting infrastructure, two full bars, and an in-house events team, this joint is well-equipped to host various events, from birthdays to corporate parties.


If you're looking for somewhere outside to throw a large-scale birthday party or work do, then Campfire is the venue for you. Located in King's Cross and part of the Two Tribes Brewery experience, it's more than just a taproom slinging out delicious brews but also a super quirky events space with room for up to 800 guests. Gather around the firepit, cosy up on the heated balcony and make the most of the open kitchen as you watch chefs cook over an open flame.

The Department Store Brixton

A versatile event space and an architectural sight to behold, The Department Store Brixton offers four beautiful spaces available for hire. Bellefields in particular is the perfect space for a large birthday party, corporate event, family gathering or anything in between. This cafe by day transforms into a stunning open space at night, with a beautiful outdoor courtyard attached and a capacity of up to 240 guests.

Waxy O'Connors London

If you're looking to go big or go home, then hire the entirety of Waxy O'Connors in Soho for up to 695 guests. Ideal for a big birthday party or massive work celebration, this quirky venue can provide entertainment and refreshing pints of Guinness. It boasts six different levels and four bars, each uniquely decorated with wood carvings and eccentric fixtures. Follow the massive, winding staircase and wander past trees to discover new corners of this pretty place.