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 3rd December 2021




Nutbourne

Battersea


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Named after the family farm, Nutbourne opened in Battersea in September 2016 and is the third restaurant for the Gladwin brothers. The restaurateurs - who already own The Shed in Notting Hill and Rabbit…
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The Kingpin Suite

Central London


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Give your run of the mill 10-pin bowling event a well needed makeover with the utterly unique Kingpin Suite at Bloomsbury Lanes.  Fully equipped with no less than 5 bowling lanes, a karaoke room, all…
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Tropix

Clapham


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    40
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    60
A tropical escape in the heart of Clapham High Street, Tropix brings together a world-wide range of flavours through cocktails and exotic food in their stunning bar and lounge. Open every day of the…
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Ninth Life

Catford


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    50
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    80

One of South London's most outrageous venues, this Catford pub and kitchen offers a range of unique spaces across multiple floors, as well as a sprawling garden and in-house immersive entertainment.

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Alcotraz - Private Hire

Brick Lane


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    40
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    50
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…
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The Lost Alhambra

Leicester Square


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    250
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The Alhambra Theatre of Variety was a popular music venue on Leicester Square that opened in March 1854. It became the point of reference for Parisian music halls throughout London, staging circus acts…
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Rich Mix

Shoreditch


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    200
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    350
Rich Mix independent cinema and arts venue is a vibrant creative hub in the heart of Shoreditch, offering an exciting film, live music, dance, theatre, comedy and spoken word programme. Alongside thisRich…
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Queen of Hoxton

Shoreditch


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    110
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    300
CHRISTMAS 2021 Christmas is coming and in true fierce festive spirit the Queen is wrapping up the year with a December bigger and better than ever before. From 24th November their ground floor will be…
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Dirty Bones - Restaurants in London
When it comes to a meal with heart, there's no better than Dirty Bones. NYC-inspired, big on cocktail flavours and vibrant from morning until night thanks to their fun-time attitude, this venue group are…
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Oriole

East London


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    120
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Oriole, like its sister bar Nightjar, is also a speakeasy-inspired affair in the heart of the city, hidden away below historic Smithfield Market. Named after the exotic bird species native across Africa…
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NT Loft

Hackney


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    153
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Night Tales Loft is a buzzing warehouse bar in Hackney offering a stylish cocktail menu and great music. The impressive open-plan space is flooded with natural light and a perfect place to watch the sun…
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The Montague on the Gardens Beach Bar

Holborn


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    115
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    150
The Beach Bar is now closed for 2021, returning in 2022.  The Winter Ski Lodge is now taking bookings, welcoming guests from 16th November - check online for the latest availability  -------------The…
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Eastcheap Records

City of London


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Eastcheap Records is the latest addition to the Records Bars family. With well-established sister venues in Clapham Common, Battersea and Old St., Eastcheap Records is here to bring live music, cocktails…
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Tanner Warehouse

London Bridge


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    250
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    450
As a result of the impact of COVID-19 we will be closed pending further government instruction. Seeking an exceptional events venue close to London Bridge? You’ve found your perfect suitor in Tanner…
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Inamo Games Room

Soho


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    20
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    30
inamo has always been inspired by technology, great food, and interactive fun. The award-winning Games Room is the next stage of our evolution – bringing a unique private area to the heart of Soho with…
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The Brunch Society
The Brunch Society is delighted to plan a brunch of your choosing for your Office Party! Offering first class brunch events from around the world and tailored to the needs of our clients, we provide…
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The Cocktail Club Shoreditch

Shoreditch


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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…
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inamo Onyx Room

Central London


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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…
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The Barrel Project

Bermondsey


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The Barrel Project is a hybrid taproom, blendery, and conditioning space for the London Beer Factory. Located on the famous Bermondsey Beer Mile, The Barrel Project is nestled under an old rail archway…
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LSO St. Luke's

Shoreditch


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    220
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    450
Nestling on the edges of the City and Shoreditch is the stunning LSO St Luke’s, home to the London Symphony Orchestra’s pioneering music education programme. Set back from the bustling street, this…
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AMP Studios

South London


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Situated off the Old Kent Road, AMP Studios is based in two railway arches with a generous outdoor pavilion and courtyard area. Just a 10 minute walk from Queens Road and New Cross Gate Stations. Thearches…
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Coupette

Bethnal Green


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    48
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    68
Inspired by France, but proudly London, Coupette offers high quality, great value drinks that are expertly made and simply served. Coupette was established in June 2017 as a creative outlet for a huge…
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Museum of London Docklands

East London


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    240
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    1000
The Museum of London Docklands is a museum on the Isle of Dogs, east London that tells the history of London's River Thames and the growth of Docklands. From conferences and meetings, to weddings, we…
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Tate Modern

South London


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    400
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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…
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Roadtrip & The Workshop

East London


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Roadtrip & The Workshop is a roadside juke joint hangout smack bang in the gateway to Shoreditch. Its laid back rock'n'roll aloofness makes it a prime spot for locals, music types and groups of friends…
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The Jugged Hare

City of London


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The Jugged Hare is a fantastic British gastro pub for a lunch, dinner or drinks in London. Situated next to the Barbican Centre on the corner of Chiswell Street and Silk Street in the City of London, the…
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Embargo Republica

Chelsea


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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…
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Simmons Farringdon

Farringdon


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The ever-growing Simmons family brings its legendary 5 hour long happy hour to the people of Farringdon. Trust us it's seriously good, that's why they're five times winners of the DMN London's Best Happy…
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Four Quarters Peckham

Peckham


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Situated on Peckham’s bustling Rye Lane, Four Quarters opened its doors in June 2014 and quickly established itself as one of the area’s best-loved venues and London’s first arcade bar. Alongside…
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Patch East

City of London


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    125
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    225
Shoreditch style cocktail bar with outlandish and flamboyant design, bespoke cocktails, eclectic food fare and most importantly the most fun staff anywhere in London. Patch East boasts several uniqueareas…
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Rake’s Café Bar

Liverpool Street


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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…
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Looking Glass Cocktail Club

Shoreditch


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Looking Glass Cocktail Club is a stylish speakeasy bar, situated in the heart of buzzing Shoreditch, on the hip and yet undiscovered Hackney Road. Step through the opulent ‘looking glass’ to enter…
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Paradise By Way of Kensal Green

Queen's Park


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Best Pub 2014/15 - DesignMyNight Awards Paradise is a dazzling gastropub, bar and live music venue close to Queen’s Park and Kensal Green stations. With great food and drink, a bustling ambience and…
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Bourne & Hollingsworth Bar

Fitzrovia


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    60
This site is currently taking a break and hopes to reopen in winter 2020, but you can still enjoy delicious B&H cocktails and catch up with the team at sister venue Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings…
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Inamo Covent Garden

Covent Garden


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    110
When restaurants make a quantum leap into the future London leads the way. At inamo Covent Garden, guests use sleek tablets to place their orders, and can then interact with the striking interactive tabletop…
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The Devonshire

Balham


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    80
Located in the heart of Balham, between Balham and Clapham South tube stations, The Devonshire welcomes you with open arms to experience the finest of seasonal food, the extensive gin shelves and cocktails…
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Stillwater

Wandsworth


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Owned by industry stalwarts Dan Priseman (previously of NOLA Bar in Shoreditch) and Simon Webster with Brett Milligan in the kitchen, Stillwater Restaurant & Cocktail Bar is a neighbourhood bar inthe…
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Opium

Soho


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Before you can contemplate trying the incredible cocktails and delicious food, you've got to locate Opium. A secret bar if ever there was one; find the nondescript jade green door and head up the longdark…
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Bobby Fitzpatrick

Hampstead


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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…
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Simmons Fulham

Fulham


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    200
  Boasting one of London's fastest growing cocktail empires, Simmons takes to Fulham for sprightly cocktails and vintage jaunts.  Hailed for their kitsch interiors, Simmons Fulham echoes the same retro…
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The Collective: Old Oak

Acton


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    100
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    200
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…
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Tonight Josephine Shoreditch

Shoreditch


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    150
Josephine is bringing a new hangout to Shoreditch.  Join Josephine's gang for cocktails in Shoreditch. The sister venue in Waterloo is one of the most instagrammed venues in the UK. Tonight Josephine…
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Bourne & Hollingsworth

Farringdon


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    120
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    210
Welcome to B&H Buildings Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings is a multi-faceted clubhouse in Clerkenwell, just off Exmouth Market, featuring a restaurant, greenhouse, cocktail bar, cookery school…
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Market Halls - Top London Sites
You want roti; your friend wants a vegan burger; your sister is gagging for a good BBQ alternative; solving craving conundrums across London, Market Halls are here to put your lunch and dinner woes torest…
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Oval Space

Hackney


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    450
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    1000
Oval Space is a multi-purpose blank canvas space in East London with over 5000 square feet of unobstructed statement space in a unique London setting. In the three short years since it's been open, Oval…
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Barrio Soho

Soho


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    90
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    175
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…
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London Sky Bar (Atmosphere Venues)

Victoria


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    300
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    500

A dramatic location offering 360 degree views of the central London skyline, London Sky Bar is a spectacular choice for everything from weddings to birthday parties and all varieties of corporate events. The 8,300 sq ft space offers a blank canvas, meaning party planners can create a bespoke event to suit every last detail.

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Call Me Mr Lucky

London Bridge


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Now we’ve stumbled across some pretty eye-catching names in our time, but Call Me Mr Lucky is right up there with the quirkiest. A speakeasy cocktail bar tucked away beneath the Breakfast Club’s venture…
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Gigis Hoxton

Shoreditch


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    70
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    310
Gigi's Hoxton is Hoxton's coolest venue for all-day dining, cocktails and music under one roof. Enjoy two floors of contemporary interiors with a five star food and drinks menu. Weather permitting there…
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The King of Ladies Man

Clapham


The King of Ladies Man is the sister venue to The Breakfast Club's Clapham site, situated on Battersea Rise in South London. The cocktail bar and lounge pad pays tribute to a 1970's bachelor pad and draws…
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Apples and Pears

Brick Lane


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    60
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    65
Located at the Aldgate East end of Brick Lane, Apples & Pears is an independent, fun cocktail bar, serving fabulously mixed drinks, whilst introducing colourful flavours and ingredients. Expect an…
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