The summer event season is almost upon us, so if you’re on the hunt for that perfect summer event space take a look at our suggestions. They’re all hand-picked by our expert team for their stunning outside spaces, which (fingers crossed) should be the perfect space for you to soak up the sun at your event.
If you see one you like just get in touch to discuss your next event!
Serpentine Gallery and Pavilion by Asif Khan
Focusing on modern and contemporary art The Serpentine Galleries and Pavilion attract up to 800,000 visits a year – but hire it for your event and this unique space could be exclusively yours. Asif Khan’s design is inspired by the fact that Queen Caroline’s Temple was positioned in a way that it would allow it to catch the sunlight from The Serpentine lake. The Summer House takes a circular form whose circumference has been unpeeled to connect us and Queen Caroline’s Temple to a picturesque moment left hidden by William Kent almost 300 years ago.
Create the ultimate first impression at the Victoria & Albert Museum, where a host of fantastic event spaces await, including stunning gardens and outside space. Hire the central dome and celebrate amongst high ceilings, marble flooring and classical architecture, or consider one of the Museum’s galleries for up to 300 guests.
The View from the Shard
Designed by Master Architect Renzo Piano, The Shard stands at a height of 1,016ft (310m), and is officially the tallest building in Western Europe. This iconic, landmark building has recently redefined the London skyline, so if you’re looking for a venue to impress it doesn’t get much better than this.
The LookOut has two bright airy rooms, which can open into one large space, an additional out-building and securely enclosed grounds with beautifully landscaped gardens, wooden terraces and a pond. This venue provides a versatile and creative space that can be used for a variety of events from private dining, media launches, meetings and conferences to large parties for up to 300 guests.
Royal Hospital Chelsea, Wren House
On the banks of the Thames, in the heart of one of London’s most fashionable districts, the Royal Hospital Chelsea offers a number of historic and beautiful spaces to hire, both inside and out. Wren House is a newly opened space at the stunning Chelsea venue – perfect for entertaining this summer.
A world-class venue for private and corporate entertaining, Whitechapel Gallery is situated on the edge of Square Mile, just moments from the City, Canary Wharf and Shoreditch. A range of spaces give this venue the edge when it comes to flexibility. The Clore Creative Studio is a fresh and inspiring space with floor to ceiling windows. This penthouse studio opens up to a private Juliette balcony with views of the city skyline providing the perfect back drop for all kinds of evening events.
Borough Market is one of the capital’s most historic marketplaces. Having recently undergone a three year restoration, the market has been returned to its former glory and offers a unique setting for events.
Old Truman Brewery
This East London venue comprises a wide range of spaces, and is currently home to a hive of creative businesses as well as exclusively independent shops, galleries, markets, bars and restaurants.
Get in touch with our team to find out more about any of the spaces we’ve listed.