Affordable Venue Hire in London

Hiring a venue for a private party in London can be an expensive affair, but it doesn't have to be that way. There are plenty of affordable venue hire options in London to choose from, for big to small, or formal to informal parties. All you have to do? Is let us help. From unusual cocktail bars with the space for an event to conference venues that won't break your budget, we've searched high and low.

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Last updated on 26th February 2020




Ask For Janice

City of London


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With room for up to 100 guests, Ask For Janice offers an affordable option for a private gathering in Farringdon. The venue serves everything from finger foods to full-on feasts with a focus on local produce if you're looking to eat, and there's a great choice of craft beer and gin cocktails to boot.

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Absurd Bird Soho

Soho


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Offering an exciting blend of traditional Southern recipes and refreshing cocktails, Absurd Bird serves up delicious Southern cuisine to Soho’s many hungry crowds. Their team of expert mixologists, chefs…
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The Crown

Bethnal Green


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The Crown will provide a relaxed yet elegant atmosphere whatever the occasion! Boasting several unique and special spaces for you to choose from, you can customise your experience to your party's particular requirements. The Livestock Room is a spacious whitewashed room with scrubbed wood tables, fun pictures and lots of light. If it's something a bit more intimate you're after, go for the slightly smaller and more eccentrically decorated Paper Room. 

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Andaz Studio @ Andaz London

Liverpool Street


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With floor to ceiling windows overlooking Liverpool Street, the Andaz Studio is a fully self-contained loft-style space presenting the perfect room for breakfast meetings, working lunches or interactive evenings.

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The Surprise

Chelsea


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The Surprise is a friendly wee fella, offering up its fantastic, homely spaces for affordable prices. Decorated in an eccentric yet classic manner, the emphasis is on comfort and relaxation. Special highlights include the squishy sofas, statement lighting features, cosy fireplaces and quirky artworks. Either hire out the club room or the whole venue depending on the size of your party. 

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Balls Brothers Minster Court

City of London


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The latest member of the Balls Brothers estate fuses modern elegance with old world charm in Minster Court. With over 150 years of experience tucked under their belt, the Balls Brothers family bring…
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The Driver

Kings Cross


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The Driver in Kings Cross- a perfect boutique venue for events where modern elegance and timeless style are enhanced by a personalised approach and impeccable service. Balancing traditional hospitality…
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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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BFI Bar and Kitchen

Waterloo


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BFI Bar and Kitchen is a modern British restaurant located within the BFI in the heart of Southbank. The bar, the centrepiece of the site, is renowned for its well put together cocktails, wide variety…
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Kona Kai

Fulham


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Overlooked Chelsea because you thought it'd be too expensive? Kona Kai offers a stylish, fun and affordable birthday party location in one of London's most affluent areas. A Polynesian venue impressing with tiki interiors, exotic cocktails and a feel-good party playlist, enjoy those tropical vibes and vibrant atmosphere without emptying your wallet at Kona Kai.

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The Albany

Fitzrovia


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If you’re looking for a laid-back bar in the hip heart of Regent’s Park, make sure The Albany is your first port of call.  Located in the capital’s swanky Fitzrovia district, the pub is named after…
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Patch St. Paul's

St Pauls


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Patch St. Paul's is a combination of cool cocktail bar and contemporary club, set over two floors and located by the iconic St Paul's Cathedral. We specialise in group bookings and happy hour with a…
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Cinnamon Bazaar

Covent Garden


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Cinnamon Bazaar is the latest restaurant & cocktail bar from Vivek Singh's range of Cinnamon restaurants, situated in London’s Covent Garden. They are a dining concept that mixes real Indian heritage…
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The Waterfront

Wandsworth


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The Waterfront in Wandsworth is a relaxing bar and gastro pub that offers river views and a homely atmosphere. On the edge of Battersea, The Waterfront is a perfect London bar for weekend escapes, lazy…
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Sun of Camberwell

South London


Located on Coldharbour Lane, a short walk from the hustle and bustle of Camberwell Green and Loughborough Junction, The Sun of Camberwell is a charming local’s local at the heart of the Camberwell community…
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The Star of Kings

Kings Cross


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London’s King’s Cross has a rich heritage of music and entertainment. Minus the pretensions of the West End, King’s Cross has always been a can’t-fail destination for a good night out and The Star…
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Little Nan's Cocktail Parties

East London


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For a charming Afternoon High Tea & Cocktail experience hire Little Nan and her utterly English mobile cocktail emporium rife with home made treats, infused Gins and antique goodies to create one vintage inspired parlour of bespoke food and drinks. Little Nan can cater to whatever you need, intimate groups or big occasions, to bring you a custom taste experience of tailored tipples and elegant eats. 

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Absurd Bird Spitalfields

East London


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Take a tour of the deep American South right in the heart of Spitalfields. Great grub, good value and a twist on the classics, Absurd Bird is an eclectic, unexpected and sophisticated take on the already…
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The Star by Hackney Downs

Hackney


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Perched on the edge of Hackney Downs, this Star is a playground of 90s interiors with shabby-chic furnishings, retro lampshades and old school stools and tables. Rough 'n' ready characterises this laid…
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Jamies Ludgate

City of London


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Ideally located on Ludgate Hill, minutes away from St Paul's Cathedral and St Pauls Underground Station Jamies is the perfect spot for a business lunch and a glass of wine with colleagues in the evening…
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Swift

Soho


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Located on Old Compton Street, Swift brings an elegant and grown-up cocktail offering, combined with the welcoming friendliness of a local bar. Taking inspiration from the European class of bar where a…
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The Sterling

Liverpool Street


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Nestled at the base of London's iconic Gherkin building is The Sterling, a relaxing bar that comes complete with bags of style and elegance. The huge windows allow light to flood in and illuminate theimpressive…
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The Marylebone

Marylebone


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This classy joint in Marylebone is a sweet retreat from those busy London streets. With polished wooden surfaces, antique furniture, wood-paneled walls, floral wallpaper and low hanging lights, this place…
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The Grafton - Hippo Inns

Kentish Town


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The Grafton is the jewel in the Kentish Town crown and everyone is welcome.  The downstairs bar’s beautiful Victorian features were carefully restored in 2012 incorporating some contemporary touches…
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Tank & Paddle Minster Court

City of London


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Brace yourself for epic handmade pizzas, craft beers and out of this world mac ‘n’ cheese. This winter, the Tank & Paddle bar is about to become your new city destination. Loosen your tie, kick…
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The Phoenix Victoria

Victoria


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Only a short walk from Queen Liz's main gaff, the Phoenix Victoria is a bright, stylish pub in the heart of London promising delicious food, a varied list of drinks and a genuinely friendly vibe, all throughout…
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Stephen St Kitchen

Fitzrovia


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Stephen St Kitchen is a hidden gem located in the heart of Fitzrovia, a short walk from Tottenham Court Road and lovely Charlotte Street. This bright, contemporary space lends a mid-century vibe to the…
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Camino Monument

City of London


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Camino offers a warm and welcoming private hire location in the midst of the City's social setting. Hire out the charming Salon de Fiesta side room for groups up to 60-strong or go all out and book the entire venue for anywhere up to 250.

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Apples and Pears

Brick Lane


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This charming neighbourhood cocktail bar is ideal for pretty much any private function. There's no hire fee, you'd just need to comply with a minimum bar spend agreed beforehand.

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Viaduct Tavern

City of London


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The Viaduct Tavern is a proper good pub found in the heart of the City near St. Pauls.  Anyone wanting a side of history with their burger and beer will be excited by the prospect of visiting a sitewith…
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Brewhouse & Kitchen Islington (Angel)

Islington


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Situated in Islington, just a stone’s throw away from Angel station, you can you can enjoy a home-brewed pint on a comfy sofa whilst taking in the hoppy surroundings of Brewhouse & Kitchen, a space…
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Baranis

Embankment


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Baranis and Cigalon is an upstairs, downstairs affair with a French accent. Baranis is the cocktail bar (located in the basement), and Cigalon is the restaurant located next door on the upper floor. At…
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The Britannia

Kensington


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The Britannia is tucked away just off Kensington's busy High Street at No. 1 Allen Street and has been looking after their guests since 1834. Proudly sitting on the old Britannia Brewery site, the pubis…
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Shaws Booksellers

City of London


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It's not just the name of the pub that attracts intrigued City Pub goers - customers are often fascinated by the little touches that make this place unique - things like the Star Wars figures on the blackboard…
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Hydrant

City of London


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Boasting many a function room with a spread of different shapes and sizes, The Hydrant is Fullers latest opening in Monument where you can chill with a pint in hand and classic British grub in your belly. Hire out rooms for private parties at affordable prices and spend your evening lathered in good beer and food. 

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BFI Riverfront

Southbank


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Whether its a staff Christmas party or gathering with family and friends, BFI Riverfront is an ideal location if you're looking to hire a venue in the heart of the city. From its impressive location and enviable views to a lip-smacking menu, this is one for your list.

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The Cow

Stratford


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You'd think you'd have to spend a bomb to get unbeatable views of a major landmark, quality food, excellent drinks and a chic yet relaxed setting. However, The Cow has all these things and remains very reasonably priced. Splendid! Choose between The Private Parlour, The Fish Bowl and the Bar for your shindig. There is also an outside area with spectacular views of The Olympic Park. Winning. 

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The Chelsea Ram

Chelsea


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Providing a wonderful setting brimming with charm and cheer on an affordable budget, The Chelsea Ram will be your first thought for any occasion. Be it a family do or a big bash, the casual yet elegant atmosphere and lively little touches make this place a great character. The club room is both spacious and cosy, combining understated grandeur and contemporary features to marvellous effect. 

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Smollensky's Canary Wharf Restaurant

Canary Wharf


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Smollensky's is ideally located next to Canary Wharf Underground Station. The restaurant is situated above Smollensky's Bar and is the perfect spot for a business lunch or evening meal being a popularhot…
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Beast of Brixton

Brixton


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Brixton's hidden pleasure bar. Cocktails, parties, local brews and bangin' Sunday roasts. A welcoming independent place where for you to eat, drink and party. Somewhere in Brixton there’s a door. Behind…
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Jamies St Mary at Hill

City of London


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Situated in the heart of the city, just a stones throw from Monument Station, Jamies Wine Bar on St Mary at Hill is ideally located for business lunches, drinks after work and private parties at the weekend…
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Simmons Mornington Crescent

Camden


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One of the coolest drinking hangouts in North London, Simmons Mornington Crescent follows on from its King's Cross sister bar with unadulterated kitsch flair. Step off Camden High Street and you'll find…
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The Crosswall

City of London


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The Crosswall, boasts a vibrant atmosphere, enjoyed in a modern interior with wholesome pub food.  Close to the iconic Tower Bridge, it’s the perfect destination for casual lunches, dinner dates and…
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The Old School Yard

London Bridge


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The Old School Yard is a bar that recognises the working Londoner's yearning for simpler times. They've turned the clock back, or more accurately, have set it to stay at 3.10pm constantly, so that thebar…
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Patch East

City of London


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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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The Northcote

Clapham


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Located just up the road from Clapham Common, The Northcote is a leading South London pub with its finger in many pies. From its wide pool of boozy options, to hearty pub grub via lively quiz nights and…
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Map Maison

East London


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MAP Maison is becoming a home away from home for many of their guests. They aim to offer something different; a chic tapas and afternoon tea spot during the day and a buzzing cocktail bar from early evening…
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The Soda Room

City of London


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Head downstairs at The Botanist and dance the night away at Soda Room. The club and cocktail lounge will be mixing up cocktails and tunes, Monday –Friday from 5pm to late and will play host to a range…
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The Star of Bethnal Green

Bethnal Green


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The Star of Bethnal Green is a friendly local pub with a range of exciting entertainment to enjoy. The Star is like a house-turned-pub space of dark woods, retro lampshades and lots of socialising. Home…
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Ladybird Bar

Angel


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Ladybird Bar & Club is an icon of Islington night life, its been decade long standing as the late cocktail bar in Angel. Always a step ahead with their cocktail creations, they've been copied timeand…
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Nordic Bar

Fitzrovia


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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…
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The White Swan

Holborn


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The White Swan is a homely pub and dining room on Fetter Lane, close to Chancery Lane underground station. Comprised of a ground floor main room, an intimate mezzanine and a first floor dining room, this…
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Unwined In Tooting

Tooting


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After years of popping up all over London, wine pop-up A Grape Night In have found a home in the iconic 1930's Tooting Market. Unwined offers a unique selection of quirky wines from around the world,hand…
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The Betjeman Arms

Kings Cross


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Whether it's a business meeting, an intimate soirée or a large party you're having, this grade 1 listed Victorian building can accommodate! The Grand Terrace can house 50 seated and 100 standing and is majestically situated under the arches of St Pancras. If it's a bite to eat you want, up to 60 seated and 100 standing can be comfortable hosted in the vintage style dining room. Poets Corner and Artois Room are quirky spaces dedicated to smaller gatherings. The choice is yours! 

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Shoreditch Townhouse

Shoreditch


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Welcome to Shoreditch Townhouse. Situated on a quiet street, this Edwardian townhouse is one of the City’s hidden gems, standing on the same site since 1911. Whether being greeted with a cup of adventure…
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Venn St. Records

Clapham


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Located in the heart of Clapham Common, Venn Street Records is a vinyl-clad rock and roll drinkers den that has become one of the most popular haunts in the area. Inundated with vintage music memorabilia…
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White Post Cafe

Hackney


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White Post Café opened at the end of August 2016. In terms of cafés, we’re a café in the European sense- open early ‘til late, serving booze and snacks- more of a bar, really. In terms of bars,we…
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