Cool & Quirky Venue Hire In London

London is full to the brim of private party options, but what are a little harder to weedle out, are the quirky venue hire options. From rooftops to secret gardens, themed-bars to weirdly wonderful haunts, we've got the scoop on the best unique venues in the city. If you're looking to organise an event hosted from a venue boasting 'something a little different', take a look at our list of quirky private venues to hire options below, and make an enquiry with us online.

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Last updated on 20th January 2020




The Basement Shoreditch

13 user reviews 3
A hidden gem in the heart of Shoreditch, The Basement is one of the most unique must-see bars in London. The perfect antidote for packed Shoreditch bars & busy West End Clubs, The Basement is a destination…
Venue Hire
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 61
Capacity standing 73
Min spend midweek * 3000
Min spend weekend * 3000
Cost * £3,000.00

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Tropicana Beach Club

1584 user reviews 4
Get your very own slice of paradise in Central London at Tropicana Beach Club.  From a ‘lagoon pool’ style dance floor surrounded by VIP beach cabanas, party booths, 30ft palm trees and a jungle…
Type of space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Barrio Soho

169 user reviews 4
Barrio Soho is one of central London's leading party bars. With a neighbourhood feel at the core of Barrio's concept, the venue's welcoming staff, flamboyant Latino interiors and potent tequila cocktails…
Basement Full Venue
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 60 90
Capacity standing 100 175
Min spend midweek * £1 - £10k £5-10K
Min spend weekend * N/A N/A
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Collective Old Oak is the world’s largest co-living building in the world. Co-living is a way of living focused on a genuine sense of community, using shared spaces and facilities to create a more…
The Exchange The Gallery The Private Dining Room
Type of space Private Room Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 100 50 14
Capacity standing 200 80 25
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Dixon Hotel

3 user reviews 4
Dixon hotel is a new Autograph Collection hotel in the trendy Bermondsey area, just south from Tower Bridge. Built as a magistrates court and police station in 1905, now a modern lifestyle hotel haskept…
The Chambers Provisioners Restaurant Courtroom Bar
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire Private Room
Capacity seated 30 120 0
Capacity standing 60 120 60
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * £69.00 £32.50 £2,500.00
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* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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NT's

118 user reviews 4
Situated at the heart of Netil House you'll find NT's, a buzzing warehouse style cocktail bar and rooftop hideaway in Hackney. NT’s is an impressive open plan space with huge windows that look out on…
Full Venue Hire
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 100
Capacity standing 250
Min spend midweek * From 2.5k
Min spend weekend * From 10k
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Market Hall Fulham

41 user reviews 5
Market Hall Fulham is the first of a new generation of British food halls, located in the heart of Fulham Broadway. They have taken a building with a hundred-year history – an Edwardian Underground station…
Private Room Whole Venue Hire
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 50 300
Capacity standing 80 400
Min spend midweek * - -
Min spend weekend * - -
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Rake’s, a place to escape the city, is a day to night eating and drinking destination located next to Liverpool Street station and on the cusp of Shoreditch. The modern café bar offers simple and comforting…
The Front Room The Parlour No. 3
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire Private Room
Capacity seated 20 44 8
Capacity standing 110 60 10
Min spend midweek * POA POA POA
Min spend weekend * POA POA POA
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The stylish award-winning Onyx Room at inamo Covent Garden is a fabulous fun and flexible location for all kinds of private parties. Featuring stunning back-lit onyx panels, and a huge 65” screen with…
inamo Onyx Room
Type of space Private Room
Capacity seated 30
Capacity standing 70
Min spend midweek * 250
Min spend weekend * 750
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Bounce, Farringdon

1184 user reviews 4
Bounce Farringdon in London is a Ping Pong restaurant and bar concept based at the site where Ping Pong was first trademarked. This fantastically fun restaurant bar marries table tennis with trend inspired…
Private Room Venue Hire
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 60 200
Capacity standing 120 350
Min spend midweek * £2k On Request
Min spend weekend * £5k On Request
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Number 6

8 user reviews 5
Number Six bar is a Southern Soulful bar in Camden for cocktails, delicious plates and partying. Number Six is a Camden oasis, found off the main tourist buzz back on the canal. Enjoy chilled midweekbeers…
Mirror Place (Space in Main Bar Area) Whole Venue
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire
Capacity seated 45 60
Capacity standing 85 100
Min spend midweek * £400 £750
Min spend weekend * £1,850 £2000
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Homeboy

27 user reviews 5
Top 4 Best New International Cocktail Bar - Spirited Awards 2019 No.11 - Top 50 Cocktail Bars UK 2019 Best Cocktail Bar North London - Design My Night 2019 The first bar from the Irish duo Aaron Wall…
120
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 50
Capacity standing 70
Min spend midweek * 4000
Min spend weekend * 8000
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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GOAT

797 user reviews 5
GOAT is comprised of three parts; the restaurant, the DRINK bar, and the Chelsea Prayer Room. The restaurant is located on the ground floor and is open from 12pm until 11pm with no break in service. The…
DRINK Bar Chelsea Prayer Room
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire
Capacity seated 70 25
Capacity standing 130 45
Min spend midweek * Approximately £1,500 Approximately £1,000
Min spend weekend * Approximately £4,500 Approximately £3,350
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Postal Museum and Mail Rail offer truly extraordinary venue spaces, perfect for private hire parties, special occasions, and intimate receptions. The venue is highly adaptable and can accommodatea…
Mail Rail The Courtyard
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire
Capacity seated 150 60
Capacity standing 275 140
Min spend midweek * - -
Min spend weekend * - -
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Heist Bank

282 user reviews 5
Pizza + Beer + Flowers = Heist Bank From the brains behind popular London venues The Elgin, The Gallery, Ask for Janice, Graphic and more comes a Paddington hangout. The Urban Leisure Group present Heist…
Basement Pool Room Whole Venue Hire
Type of space Private Room Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0 0 100
Capacity standing 80 40 350
Min spend midweek * From £500 From £300 From £3,000
Min spend weekend * From £500 From £500 From £6,000
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Cereal Killer Brick Lane

59 user reviews 4
A night out with a difference. Cereal Killer Cafe now offer a full bar and cereal themed cocktails, with savoury food, including cornflake chicken. All set in a 90s themed cafe, with beds, an arcade machine…
Back Area
Type of space Private Room
Capacity seated 30
Capacity standing 30
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Tate Modern

2 user reviews 4
One of the most recognisable buildings in the UK, the Tate Modern is not only a true icon of the capital, it's also one of the best places to catch international art and stunning views of the skyline on…
Type of space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Megaro Bar

84 user reviews 4
This cool basement bar is located underneath Hotel Megaro in Kings Cross. An unusual and trendy bar, everything is very well done, from the decor to the drinks to the bar snacks. The first room is called…
Megaro Bar
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 80
Capacity standing 120
Min spend midweek * 1000
Min spend weekend * 3000
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Embargo Republica

140 user reviews 4
Embargo Republica brings a slice of Cuban cool to King's Road. Located at a prized location on Chelsea's King's Road, you'll enter through a cigar shop to discover a smooth and stylish space featuringexposed…
Little Havana The Terrace Main Bar
Type of space Private Room Rooftop Venue Hire
Capacity seated 60 40 150
Capacity standing 120 100 300
Min spend midweek * TBC TBC TBC
Min spend weekend * TBC TBC TBC
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Gobpsy

2 user reviews 5
Who wouldn't wish to have been in the roaring twenties - an era of gloriousness, Jazz, flappers, pearls and lace, and of course the prohibition. Alcohol may have become legal now, prohibition is over;but…
Whole Venue Hire
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Tankard

61 user reviews 4
Draft House's new pub, The Tankard (its original 1825 name), was designed especially with a large roof terrace so customers could look over the high wall surrounding the grounds of the notorious Bethlem…
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Moretown Belle

111 user reviews 5
Moretown's Newest venue The Moretown Belle is just a short walk from St Katherines Dock, in the heart of the new Moretown development and 8 minute walk from Tower Hill or Aldgate East. Their food is prepared…
Type of space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Bobby Fitzpatrick

229 user reviews 5
Have a drink, enjoy yourself.  Bobby Fitzpatrick is a new cocktail bar and pizza place in West Hampstead. Pop round to Bobby's for a slushy pina colada, a rum cocktail or a pepperoni pizza. Bobby's is…
Type of space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Trapeze

635 user reviews 4
At the epicentre of the heart of London's hip young scene in Shoreditch, Trapeze is as quirky as a dwarf riding a unicorn. Step off from the busy streets and into their treasure trove of faded circusglamour…
Whole venue Mezzanine Basement club
Type of space Venue Hire Basement Space
Capacity seated 80 16 0
Capacity standing 575 60 280
Min spend midweek * - £500 2K
Min spend weekend * n/a £2k Not available except Sunday or daytime
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Forge

269 user reviews 4
Forge is there for those who like to work hard and play harder. Situated on Cornhill just moments from Bank, this is a bold venue that brings some sophisticated drinking, dining and dancing to the city…
Forge Whole Basement Whole Upstairs (Main Bar & Restaurant)
Type of space Venue Hire Basement Space Private Room
Capacity seated 350 220 150
Capacity standing 850 500 300
Min spend midweek * £15,000 £6,000 £6,000
Min spend weekend * £3,500 £4,000 £2,000
Cost * - - -
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An underground bunker that would make Winston Churchill proud! Located in near north Greenwich, Bunker 51 is a themed Cold War bunker.  Whether you're looking for a unique venue for a product launch…
Whole Venue
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Bustronome London is a fine dining experience aboard a double decker bus. The food is meticulously prepared in the kitchen downstairs whilst diners enjoy panoramic views of London on the top deck. The…
Whole Bus
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 38
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Tobacco Dock

1 user review 4
Located at the heart of London’s thriving enterprise zone, this Grade 1 listed warehouse boasts some of the best and most versatile event spaces in London.  A uniquely authentic environment steepedin…
The North Dock The Galleries The Vaults
Type of space Private Room Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 400 1000 200
Capacity standing 1000 2500 2000
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Alcotraz - Private Hire

3 user reviews 5
Exclusively hire London’s most talked about venue, Alcotraz, for one of the most unique private hire options London has to offer. This extraordinary venue is the perfect hire with your own alcohol twist…
Entire Prison
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 40
Capacity standing 50
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Cottons brings Caribbean food and rum to Vauxhall. After a successful run in Boxpark and permanent sites in Shoreditch, Notting Hill and Camden, the restaurant’s next venue is the biggest yet, witha…
Whole Venue (with exclusive use of bar)
Type of space
Capacity seated 120
Capacity standing 150
Min spend midweek * £3,000
Min spend weekend * £6,000
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Social

93 user reviews 5
In 1999 The Social opened in Little Portland Street. The brainchild of a record company whose offshoots included a hugely successful underground club night, The Social was set up with a simple manifesto…
Whole Venue Basement Hire Upstair Bar Hire
Type of space Venue Hire Basement Space Private Room
Capacity seated 0 0 0
Capacity standing 250 150 80
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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An authentic Bierkeller near Tower Hill, Bierschenke has been completely refurbished, boasting furniture built and imported from Bavaria for an authentic edge. Brimming with German beers, including their…
Downstairs Downstairs Back Area Private Room
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire Private Room
Capacity seated 180 115 20
Capacity standing 250 160 25
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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HUCKSTER

66 user reviews 4
HUCKSTER & SKYLARK Roof Garden is a multi-level 5,000-square-foot club-bar incorporating street food from across the world. Head down to enjoy food from Chinatown before dancing the evening away in…
Main Floor Rubell's Karaoke Lounge Chinatown
Type of space Venue Hire Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 120 30 50
Capacity standing 200 50 60
Min spend midweek * 20 per person £20 per person £20 per person
Min spend weekend * 20 per person £20 per person £20 per person
Cost * - - -
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* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Draft House close to London Bridge is a beer lover's dream with a doff of the cap to the art of beer. You will find a wonderful selection of ales and beers on tap and bottled that are sourced fromall…
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Sama Bankside

281 user reviews 4
For a great night out look no further than SAMA Bankside, we're a Late Night Bar, Restaurant, Party Venue, Beer Pong and Corporate Event Space in Southwark by Blackfriars Bridge on the Southbank. Voted…
Upper Arch Private Dining Room Lower Floor
Type of space Private Room Private Room Basement Space
Capacity seated 26 22 120
Capacity standing 50 40 200
Min spend midweek * £300 £400 1000
Min spend weekend * £500 £750 2000
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Silent Disco Boat

7 user reviews 4
Combing silent disco with jaw-dropping Thames-side views of London's most iconic landmarks, Silent Sounds takes place aboard the two-storey Dutch Master.  Departing from the Tower Millennium Pier opposite…
Entire Boat
Type of space Outdoor Space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 350
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Little Yellow Door

106 user reviews 5
After a spot of flat-hunting, the capital's favourite flatmates are back in action in the heart of Notting Hill at The Little Yellow Door, one of West London’s most homely and intimate bars locatedjust…
The Little Yellow Door
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 100
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Located in the heart of Bermondsey, Small Beer Brew Co. is the world’s first small beer brewery, specialising in brewing classic beer styles below 2.8%. As well as being home to brewing innovation,The…
Main Brew Room Brewery boardroom and mezzanine Brewery small boardroom
Type of space Venue Hire Private Room Private Room
Capacity seated 140 25 6
Capacity standing 200 25 6
Min spend midweek * - - -
Min spend weekend * - - -
Cost * - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Floripa

102 user reviews 3
Floripa London  is a melting pot of Brazilian beach bar, London bloc party club which remixes  the best of London's incredible music scene. Named after the party island off the coast of Brazil, Floripa…
The Chapel Venue
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 22 180
Capacity standing 60 300
Min spend midweek * - -
Min spend weekend * - -
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Neighbouring with Box Park, an alluring vivid neon marks the spot to enter East LDN’S edgiest euphoria. Shimmy your way down the staircase with walls splashed in vibrant pinks & jump straight into…
Venue Hire
Type of space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 120
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Devonshire

168 user reviews 4
Located on the heart of Balham High Street, between Balham and Clapham South tube stations, The Devonshire, welcomes you with open arms to experience the finest culinary delights, the extensive gin shelves…
Balham Beach Club
Type of space Outdoor Space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 0
Min spend midweek * -
Min spend weekend * -
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Lucky Pig Fitzrovia

309 user reviews 4

With chaise longues, a piano and peeling wallpaper, The Lucky Pig is a quirky spot in Fitzrovia available for private hire. From intimate birthdays through to fun work dos, this spot is a great choice for a memorable evening.

Whole Venue
Type of space
Capacity seated 0
Capacity standing 100
Min spend midweek * £3,000
Min spend weekend * £8,000
Cost * -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Nordic Bar

382 user reviews 4
LOOKING FOR SOMEWHERE TO HOST YOUR EVENT? Look no further! Nordic bar is the perfect venue for any event, from after work drinks, birthday parties, stag and hen do’s as well as product launches andfilm…
Entertainment Area Venue
Type of space Private Room Venue Hire
Capacity seated 35 70
Capacity standing 60 160
Min spend midweek * From £300 - £2.5K From £1K - £5K
Min spend weekend * £1.5k - £3K £5K - £7K
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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The Trading House

181 user reviews 4
Welcome to the place for adventures in tastes and experiences. In days gone by, explorers and adventurers were the talk of London town. Behold a residence where you can still trade and travel the globe…
The Bar Area Mezzanine
Type of space Venue Hire Venue Hire
Capacity seated 110 0
Capacity standing 450 50
Min spend midweek * £8,000 £1,000
Min spend weekend * £5,000 £1,500
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Basement Sate

306 user reviews 4
Basement Sate brings a hearty dose of Parisian chic to the centre of Soho. A venue with its fingers in many pies, this is your go-to bar if you're searching for a quick sweet nibble, a drink with friends…
Full Venue Hire Bar Area
Type of space Venue Hire Basement Space
Capacity seated 0 0
Capacity standing 110 40
Min spend midweek * £2000 -
Min spend weekend * £5500 -
Cost * - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Lockhouse

147 user reviews 4
Overlooking the Grand Union Canal in Paddington Basin, Lockhouse is a melting pot of uber-modern style with urban, vintage charm, offering an iconic and unique backdrop. Serving an authentic mix of classic…
LOCKHOUSE (Whole Venue) Mezzanine Restaurant
Type of space Venue Hire
Capacity seated 250 60 80
Capacity standing 300 75 100
Min spend midweek * starting from £6500 starting from £800 from £800
Min spend weekend * starting from £2000 starting from £1000 from £1000
Cost * - - -
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* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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