Corporate Summer Events and Team Building London
It almost goes without saying that the capital city offers endless opportunities for a London summer party, family fun day or team building in London.
From first-class conference venues to innovative staff activity and staff reward ideas, plus some of the finest client entertainments in the world, London is the city that really does have it all.
Click below to browse our selection of London summer party packages and venues in London, or contact us directly to discuss ways we can make your summer company function really stand out.
Summer Party Venues (49)
Tavistock Square WC1,
A hidden gem in gorgeous Bloomsbury, BMA House, home to the British Medical Association, is a Grade II listed property located in the heart of London and is sited on the grounds of the former home of Charles Dickens. The venue boasts a stunning Courtyard and a tranquil garden both ideal for drinks receptions and summer parties in central London for groups between 50 & 320 guests. An idyllic space for a summer party, BMA House is ideally situated between Kings Cross, St Pancras, Euston and Russell Square stations with excellent road links and on-site parking.
BMA House summer party venue
Gliding past London's best-loved sights, a luxury Thames cruise offers a unique and memorable way to experience the city with colleagues this summer. River views are a stunning addition to your company summer party and there is no better way to enjoy them than from 'Naticia's' outside deck or within 'Symphony's' all glass exterior. The perfect party hosts, both boats' inviting ambience will ensure you and your guests have a magical summer party 2012. What better way to enjoy the summer sunshine than from the Thames – discovering a new side to London whilst you sip on a cocktail and feast on a tasty ‘off the grill’ menu.
Bateaux summer party venue
Tower Bridge SE1,
Bermondsey Square Hotel
Located in the heart of ever-evolving Bermondsey; The Bermondsey Square Hotel boasts a beautiful private bar leading onto a fabulous alfresco terrace overlooking the square, ideal for a corporate summer party in London. With delicious menus and drinks, a summer event at The Bermondsey Square Hotel is guaranteed to prove unforgettable. Canapé, Bowl Food, BBQ and Three-Course Dinner packages available, ideal for groups between 30 and 200.
Bermondsey Square Hotel summer party venue
Conservatory at the Barbican
The heart of the Barbican's banqueting facility, the spectacular Conservatory, is a joy to discover and the ideal venue for a corporate summer party 2012. This lush, tropical oasis is home to finches, quails, exotic fish and over 2,000 species of tropical plants and trees. Overlooking this magical setting, and with views of St. Giles Cripplegate and the fountains of the Lakeside Terrace, is the Garden Room. An elegant dining area which can be sub-divided for smaller parties, the Garden Room is stylishly decorated with eucalyptus burr panelling embellished with bronze and silvered glass. Together with the Conservatory Terrace high up in the glass roof of the Centre, they form a stunning backdrop for cocktail receptions, buffets and formal banquets.
Conservatory at the Barbican summer party venue
Charles Street W1,
Dartmouth House is one of the most reputable properties in Mayfair providing the ideal space for your summer party.
The venue is noted for its magnificent interior which includes Grand marble fireplaces, Louis Quatorze walnut panelling, a fine French marble Grand Staircase, with a superb painted ceiling by Pierre Victor Galland above.
The central courtyard provides the perfect sheltered outdoor space for a summer event, a delightful retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life.
Dartmouth House summer party venue
Bermondsey Street SE1,
The uniquely flexible, clean white galleries make Delfina one of London’s most stunning and popular contemporary spaces for summer events. In total there is 525 square metres of event space, but this can easily be divided to accommodate a dinner dance with a separate reception area for 260 guests, a smaller dining space for groups of 50 upwards or reception space for 500 guests.
Delfina summer party venue
Situated on the World Heritage Site in Greenwich and steeped in naval history, Devonport House offers the ideal location for a summer party or family fun day.
Opened by Queen Elizabeth, Devonport House was built as a memorial to merchant seaman in the First World War. Its impressive façade of tall white columns, bold lines and perfect symmetry creates a dramatic backdrop for your summer event.
Devonport House summer party venue
A summer retreat for over a hundred Bishops of London, Fulham Palace tells a fascinating story. The gardens are amongst the most important in the country and were once enclosed by the longest moat in England. Fulham Palace is a remarkable venue for summer parties with a wealth of ideal opportunities. Enjoy a cocktail party in the Tudor West Courtyard with drinks served around the fountain, a summer party in Chaplain's Garden Marquee situated in its own private garden space or a family fun day in the Walled Garden with 4 acres to enjoy.
Fulham Palace summer party venue
Russell Square WC1,
Grange White Hall Hotel
The Grange White Hall Hotel is uniquely located overlooking the world renowned British Museum, in the quieter part of London's West End. With its Georgian architecture and private landscaped gardens, the Grange White Hall provides a sumptuous space for intimate summer parties and corporate events. DJ's, Live music, outdoor TV screens and marquee's can all easily be included in your summer event at this beautiful central London venue. The venue can cater for groups of up to 250, and for groups of 50+ there is no hire charge.
Grange White Hall Hotel summer party venue
Grove House is a stunning Grade II listed Georgian house is set in 4 acres of landscaped grounds overlooking a lake and a lily pond. Built by James Wyatt in 1792, Grove House boasts beautifully decorated rooms with chandeliers and wooden panelling. Drinks receptions can be taken in the Terrace Room where guests can wonder outside onto a covered terrace and through the gardens. The grand Portrait Room is ideal for dinner dances and is complete with a stage and suitable floor for dancing.
Grove House summer party venue
South Bank SE1,
HMS Belfast is a London landmark and one of the capital’s most unique venues. With two decks offering amazing views of Tower Bridge and the Tower of London HMS Belfast is a truly stunning and exciting venue for your summer party. One of the most powerful large light cruisers ever built, HMS Belfast is now the only surviving vessel of her type to have seen active service during the Second World War. Serving Britain for 32 years, she played an important role in both the Second World War and the Korean War as well as performing peacekeeping duties throughout the 1950s and 1960s. Saved from destruction in 1971, HMS Belfast is now part of the Imperial War Museum and offers a host of event spaces ideal for formal and informal summer events.
HMS Belfast summer party venue
Hays Galleria provides an excellent event space for summer events, cocktail parties and corporate functions in the City. Overlooking the city sky line of London this summer event venue is a stone’s throw from London Bridge station. This illustrious venue with it's superb glass roof offers space for up to 150 guests for a standing event come rain or shine.
Hays Galleria summer party venue
Hilton London Docklands
Just 20 minutes from City Airport, this contemporary hotel boasts 26 meeting rooms for 2-350 and a well-equipped health club with a pool and gym. The venues offers the perfect space for your company summer party. Relax with colleagues and enjoy fine dining and cocktails overlooking Canary Wharf from the sleek Terrace restaurant. See the city laid out before you from the alfresco terrace of this London bar. Enjoy fun garden games such as giant chess and giant jenga next to the Thames as you watch the world go by.
Hilton London Docklands summer party venue
The Hurlingham Club is a remarkable Georgian House nestled in 42 acres of landscaped gardens and lawns overlooking the Thames. Celebrate the Great British summer by relaxing in the picturesque gardens of The Hurlingham Club. Lying in almost hidden tranquillity on the banks of the River Thames, it is hard to imagine that central London is so close by. Enjoy a sumptuous barbecue and free-flowing drinks or even hold a Family Fun Day event and experience a truly memorable day at one of London’s top outdoor venues.
Hurlingham Club summer party venue
Imperial College London
Imperial College London plays host to two fantastic summer party venues, 170 Queen's Gate and 58 Prince's Gate.
170 Queen's Gate is a grade II listed Victorian town house. With grand event spaces and a beautiful garden 170 Queen's Gate provides an elegant setting for summer parties, cocktail receptions and family fun days. Suitable for groups between 25-100.The Garden Room and Patio at 58 Prince's Gate provides the perfect combination for a fantastic outdoor drinks reception followed by a summer BBQ in beautiful college surrounds. Suitable for groups between 25-60.
Imperial College London summer party venue
Based in the heart of London’s legal quarter, the Inner Temple is one of the four ancient Inns of Court and has been home, workplace, school and library to generations of barristers and judges. Today the Inner Temple is an impressive and prestigious venue available for private hire for summer and corporate events. This beautiful venue offers a beautiful, award-winning marquee garden spanning three acres plus four superb function rooms inside which can accommodate numbers from 20 up to 600 people. The gardens are set back from the main road offering a tranquil observatory with views of the river Thames. The Main Hall is Georgian in style and can accommodate up to 250 people for a seated dinner. Situated between Fleet Street and the River Thames, the Inner Temple is very accessible and a stone’s throw away from Blackfriars and City Thameslink stations.
Inner Temple summer party venue
Kensington Roof Gardens
Three themed gardens sprawling over 1.5 acres including fully grown oaks and fruit trees, growing in just 1.5m of soil, and a flowing stream stocked with fish and wildlife. The Spanish Garden is based on the Alhambra in Granada, Spain, this garden has a distinct Moorish flavour. The Tudor garden is filled with evergreen shrubs surrounded by fragrant lilies, roses and lavender in the summer months, while wisteria fills the air with its delicate fragrance. The English Woodland is undoubtedly at its best in the spring months, when thousands of narcissus, crocus, muscari and anemones burst into life. Here you will also find Bill, Ben, Splosh and Pecks - our four resident flamingos. We also have a number of resident ducks which all have clipped wings to keep them within the safe confines of our unique habitat.
Kensington Roof Gardens summer party venue
Kent House Knightsbridge
For an exclusive summer party, located in fashionable and leafy SW7, Kent House Knightsbridge is the perfect venue.
A versatile Victorian townhouse that stylishly combines historical elegance with the intimacy of a private house, the venue boasts many beautiful period features including ornate cornicing, marble floors, a sweeping staircase and large floor to ceiling windows.
Kent House Knightsbridge’s summer package returns this year for guests to enjoy in this exclusive event space.
Kent House Knightsbridge summer party venue
Kingsway Hall Hotel
Kingsway Hall Hotel is a four star deluxe hotel situated in the heart of London’s vibrant Covent Garden.
The venue is only a stone’s throw away from Theatreland, the Royal Opera House, the British Museum and the convenient location offers easy access to the City.
Kingsway Hall Hotel summer party venue
Le Gothique is a restaurant, bar and garden set on Wandsworth Common situated within the Grade II listed Gothic masterpiece that is The Royal Victoria Patriotic Building.
Le Gothique boasts an intimate sheltered garden with large scale canopies allowing for alfresco dining ideal for a corporate summer event. Inside, the mezzanine restaurant and downstairs bar provide a fantastic break-out space where the Gothic theme of this dramatic venue continues.
Le Gothique summer party venue
Regent's Park NW1,
London Zoo provides a unique and inspiring setting for your corporate summer party. Overlooking a host of exotic animals within 36 acres of zoological gardens, this London venue has rare green outdoor spaces, providing the ideal location for any family fun-day or corporate summer soirées. The Zoo itself boasts 3 Suites with the biggest holding up to 260 seated and eight outdoor and indoor Animal Houses holding up to 350 guests. So whether it's having a cocktail party in the Komodo Dragon House, having Dana the lemur meet your guests on arrival, or simply having a summer barbecue overlooking the lions, London Zoo offers an unforgettable and meaningful animal experience. What's more, by holding your event at London Zoo you will be directly contributing all profits to conservation projects around the world, helping critically endangered animals and their habitats.
London Zoo summer party venue
Lost Society is South London's most dazzling boutique venue featuring a beautiful secluded garden. Originally a two-storey barn dating back to the 16th Century, the whole building has been re-designed and refurbished by London's award-winning designers - Makilee, whilst still maintaining many of its original features. The theme flowing through each room is Art Deco with a contemporary twist and the lavish features interiors give a feeling forgotten decadence. Each room has its own distinct and unique ambience, all complementing one another yet reflecting different moods.
Lost Society summer party venue
Tavistock Place WC1,
Mary Ward House
This delightful venue boasts a large outdoor courtyard and garden which provides a tranquil haven in busy Central London, perfect for enjoying champagne and canapés or even a delicious hog roast. There is also plenty of inside space available should the weather turn during your event. Mary Ward House is a fascinating Grade 1 listed building built in 1898 and financed by the wealthy philanthropist Passmore Edwards. Mary Ward, the novelist and social reformer, was the inspiration behind the endeavour to provide a centre of training, care and entertainment for the less fortunate in society.
Mary Ward House summer party venue
EC2 London Wall,
Museum of London
The Museum of London provides the perfect setting for a summer party in the City. The Terrace Rooms are set in the tranquil surroundings of a private garden with a beautiful old Horse Chestnut tree as the centrepiece.
The evening starts with a Pimms and Prosecco reception on the terrace. Guests will then be served your choice of barbeque, hog roast or canapés and bowl food menus. All of this is complemented with beer, wine and soft drinks available throughout.
Two beautifully designed rooms offer capacity of up to 200 guests for a reception. Individually, the Terrace Gallery will hold 120 guests and the Garden Room can host up to 80.
Any event can be enhanced by adding entertainment, a DJ, private talk or tour of the museum or even goodie bags to make your event truly memorable.
Larger events can of course be catered for and take place in the museum’s galleries and Sackler Hall. Why not hold your day time conference here and stay a little longer for a relaxing time with colleagues?
Museum of London summer party venue
Old Billingsgate Walk EC3,
Old Billingsgate private riverside terrace offers unrivalled views of Tower Bridge, whilst the upper galleries and vaulted basements offer fantastic contrasting additional event spaces. The main hall can be divided to create separate reception, conference or dining spaces with additional set, staging and theming added to deliver your specific design and objectives.
Old Billingsgate summer party venue
Parkstead House is a magnificent country palladian Villa that has been beautifully restored to provide the perfect venue for corporate summer events. Situated just five miles from Central London Parkstead House offers vast grounds and breathtaking views across Richmond Park. The House grounds are suitable for inflatables, archery and BBQ’s making it the ideal venue for a family fun day or even a themed event! The Chambers Suite of rooms are ideal for evening cocktail receptions, buffets and dinner parties. Guests can sip champagne while wandering through rooms with ornamental ceilings, chandeliers and original fire places. Stepping out of the house there is a beautiful balcony where guests can marvel at the wonderful views of the park.
Parkstead House summer party venue
London Wall EC2,
Plaisterers' HallFollowing a total renovation in 2004, Plaisterers’ Hall is now the pre-eminent City venue for corporate summer events. The combination of the contemporary exterior and its neo-classical decorated interior creates a wonderfully intimate, attractive and flexible space for every style of summer event.
Plaisterers' Hall summer party venue
Royal College of Physicians
The Royal College of Physicians offers a superb central London location for your summer party. This Grade 1 listed modern building overlooks Regents Park and boasts a private 'Physic Garden' for summer events filled with rare plants and flowers from all over the world, ideal for barbecues, receptions and al fresco dining. The College is in a convenient and attractive location in the centre of London, easily accessible by all forms of transport from in and around the city. Regent's Park, Great Portland Street and Warren Street underground station are all within 10 mins walk. Euston, King’s Cross, St Pancras and Marylebone main stations are all between 5-10 mins taxi drive.
Royal College of Physicians summer party venue
Ruby Blue Balcony
Right on Leicester Square, Ruby Blue Balcony offers a fantastic summer event space for informal gatherings with outstanding views of one of the most popular destination London has to offer. Soaring high above the hustle and bustle of the West End, Ruby Blue has everything you need for a spectacular summer party. Host a cocktail and canapé summer soiree, or enjoy a drinks reception in the sun followed by dinner and dancing. The venue also has a private dining room which can be used during the day for day for a conference event, or in the evening for private dining or a buffet for a larger party.
Ruby Blue Balcony summer party venue
Silver FleetThe Silver Fleet is comprised of three gorgeous, design-led ‘river yachts’ for private charter within London’s historic heart, the River Thames. With over sixty years experience entertaining all, from presidents to film stars, these remarkable vessels provide the ideal location for any summer event.
Silver Fleet summer party venue
St Paul's EC4,
Stationers’ Hall is one of the few ancient Livery Halls remaining in the City of London. Located close to St Paul’s Cathedral and with its own secluded garden, it is the ideal venue for your summer event. The recently redeveloped Garden is a private and secluded space which all clients may make use of when hiring the hall. Alternatively if the weather is inclement then additional space inside is always available. The Garden is dominated by an enormous plane tree which marks the spot where it is alleged heretical books, condemned by the ecclesiastical authorities, were burnt in Tudor times. Connected by a wrought iron staircase to the Court room but with easy access to the Hall and Stock room, the Garden is available for barbecues, receptions and cocktail parties for up to 200 people.
Stationers' Hall summer party venue
Summer on the Thames
Take a cruise along the Thames on board one of these three charming boats - The Dixie Queen, The Erasmus and The Elizabethan. Enjoy the ever-changing views of the London skyline whilst dancing the night away.
Summer on the Thames summer party venue
Primrose Hill NW3,
A former public house, The Adelaide is situated in trendy Primrose Hill just 1 mile from Regents park and 2 miles from Oxford Circus. The Adelaide's beautiful garden is perfect for BBQs making it the ideal venue for a fun intimate summer party in a relaxed atmosphere, perfect for smaller budgets.
The Adelaide summer party venue
The Artillery Garden at the HAC
Set within the secure grounds of the Honourable Artillery Company, and against the stunning backdrop of the historic Armoury House and buildings, this event space is perfect for daytime and evening summer events. This purpose-built structure, situated in five and a half acres of manicured lawns in the heart of the City, is designed with flexibility in mind and can be altered to suit your individual bespoke requirements. Utilising both the inside and outside areas the venue is ideal for summer receptions, BBQs and team building activities. The main room will be accessible from the reception area via two tunnelled entrances into the visually spectacular dining room, which includes pinspot and atmospheric lighting, an integrated speech and music sound system, disco lights, stage backdrop, large screen with project and a DVDJ. Guests can enjoy summer drinks and the funfair in the large private garden or should the weather be cooler, they can take in the views of the garden during pre-dinner drinks from the reception area.
The Artillery Garden at the HAC summer party venue
The Beach Terrace at Heathrow Airport
Enjoy a fantastic corporate summer BBQ right in the heart of London's Heathrow Airport.
This beautiful beach setting offers the ideal getaway in the UK's busiest airport. Enjoy a delicious barbecue in the sandy beach area next to the refreshing pond, overlooked by the indoor pool.
Special barbecue prices start from just £24.50 +VAT with no venue hire fee.
The lawn, beach, pond and terrace area provide the perfect spot for outdoor team building activities.Free on site parking allows you to relax throughout the day. Contact us for details.
The Beach Terrace at Heathrow Airport summer party venue
The Bloomsbury Hotel
This magnificent neo-Georgian listed building was designed by the renowned British architect, Sir Edwin Lutyens, and a major renovation has restored it to its original glory and grandeur. The Bloomsbury Hotel offers a fabulous outdoor terrace in the heart of London, perfect for summer parties, drinks receptions, afternoon teas or BBQ’s. The terrace of the The Bloomsbury Hotel can accommodate up to 60 people for your summer event.
The Bloomsbury Hotel summer party venue
South Bank SE1,
The Deck is a stunning rooftop event space on South Bank with panoramic views of London across the Thames.This new space makes for a great blank canvas for any event, from canapé receptions and cocktail parties to corporate presentations or teambuilding days.
The Deck summer party venue
Situated in the heart of The City, the Gherkin is one of London's most iconic buildings, offering the ideal summer event venue for a sohisticated summer soiree. Host your summer party in the spacious and comfortable bar below the Gherkin with sleek decor, soft lighting and a separate mezzanine as well as a fabulous outside space. Choose to host a cocktail party with canapes or a relaxed barbecue as the sun sets against this remarkable backdrop.
The Gherkin summer party venue
The Glasshouse on the Lock
This stunning venue has panoramic floor to ceiling windows which open out on to the Regents Canal in Camden.
The unique venue space split over 3 levels, is ideal for a sit down meal or an informal cocktail party.
The Waterfront level has polished wooden floors perfect for all setups or an extra large dance floor, it also has its own bar.
There venue even boasts a terrace providing the ideal location for a BBQ with superb views of Camden Lock.
The Glasshouse on the Lock summer party venue
The London Pavilion, Bloomsbury
Situated in a fantastic central location, The London Pavilion, Bloomsbury, is walking distance from the West End and City, Euston and Kings Cross Stations, and a stones throw from the Transport Media Hub in Russell Square. Purpose built for hosting unique summer events, the structure is designed with flexibility in mind, able to host indoor receptions of 500 and dinners of up to 350 guests. Boasting a private garden area with outdoor bar, the Pavilion can meet any event brief from team building to tea parties, offering a combined indoor and outdoor capacity of up to 1000.
The London Pavilion, Bloomsbury summer party venue
The Marquee at Gray's Inn
The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn is one of London’s hidden treasures. It was founded over six hundred years ago: an oasis of calm steeped in centuries of tradition. As one of the four Inns of Court, it has a rich and colourful history in maintaining the independence, quality and integrity of the Bar and the Judiciary. Gray’s Inn has 5 acres of private landscaped gardens, known as The Walks, right in the very centre of London. This stunning and versatile space is ideal for a range of summer events, and from 27th June -5th August 2012 is available to hire, complete with a fully kitted out marquee.
The Marquee at Gray's Inn summer party venue
The Montague on the Gardens WC1
The Montague is a beautiful 4 star Georgian town house hotel in the heart of Bloomsbury. A beautiful external wooden deck area is the perfect quiet retreat for a summer party in the heart of bustling London, and with doors leading onto a decadent conservatory there is plenty of space to continue your event should the weather turn. From an elegant tea party to a sizzling BBQ and spit-roast The Montague offers plenty of choices to create the perfect summer event.
The Montague on the Gardens WC1 summer party venue
The Oval is one of London’s premier sporting venues, offering a range of excellent facilities to host your summer party. With an idyllic terrace with views across the pitch, whether a game is taking place or not this is the perfect space for a cocktail reception. Alternatively host a formal ball or summer banquet in one of the many suites flooded with natural daylight and offering outstanding views of the ground.
The Oval summer party venue
Tower of London EC3,
The Pavilion at the Tower of London
The Tower of London has played a prominent role in England's history and now it can also play host to your summer 2011 event in the exciting new Pavilion marquee. Just a short walk from Tower Hill Station, The Pavilion offers the very best in summer entertaining. The bespoke structure not only complements the surroundings but also offers a unique venue experience for your guests, set within the North Moat, an area of theTower closed to visitors. A fully installed sound, lighting and AV system inside combined with the opportunity to host a drinks reception in the Private Garden area with stunning views of the Tower’s world famous North and West facades, makes this venue the perfect location for your special summer event.
The Pavilion at the Tower of London summer party venue
Canon Bridge EC4,
The Roof Gardens at Cannon Bridge
High above the busy streets of Central London running alongside the Thames, Cannon Bridge Roof Gardens is one of the most desirable summer party venues in London, and guarantees to take your breath away.An acre of beautifully maintained gardens perfect for summer party receptions, are surrounded by sensational views of iconic landmarks such as The Shard, Tower Bridge and St.Paul's Cathedral.The luxurious and award winning glass-fronted marquee provides an inspiring and unique environment for any summer event. Whether it is a champagne reception, summer party, seated dinner or any other summer event that lends itself to this exceptional venue – the highest quality can be expected.
The Roof Gardens at Cannon Bridge summer party venue
The Roof Terrace at The Trafalgar
The largest rooftop bar in central London features three definitive spaces for alfresco drinks and canapes perfect for a summer soiree or corporate event. Invite guests to join you on the Terrace to sip on Champagne cocktails and a sumptuous finger buffet as you celebrate a brand or product launch or wrap party. Take a peak of the stunning views of Trafalgar Square as you witness the hussle and bussle below from your cloud top summer party venue. Why not theme your summer party as an Arabian Boudoir or The Shangri La.
The Roof Terrace at The Trafalgar summer party venue
The Terrace at 41 Portland Place
41 Portland Place is home to the Academy of Medical Sciences. This outstanding central London venue provides period and modern spaces for summer parties and events. Located close to Oxford Circus, Regents Park and Marylebone, the Grade II* listed townhouse is an ideal destination with great transport links. This unique venue provides meeting rooms that combine traditional period features and contemporary facilities. The rooms at 41 Portland Place can be hired individually or collectively; this flexibility ensures every event is memorable and individual. Whether it’s a meeting room steeped with medical history or a roof terrace under the stars, 41 Portland Place’s versatility is unforgettable. The Terrace at 41 Portland Place provide a perfect space for outside entertaining. This versatile area can be used for intimate pre-dinner drinks, open air receptions, summer barbecues or even alfresco candlelight suppers.
The Terrace at 41 Portland Place summer party venue
The Waldorf Hilton
An iconic landmark in London's historic centre, this is the place in which to enjoy 21st Century comforts against a backdrop of exquisitely restored splendour. With one of the chicest addresses in town, The Waldorf Hilton bridges the West End and the Square Mile to provide an excellent base for access to the City by day and the cultural delights of Covent Garden by night.
Book and hold your event before the 6th of September and receive a 20% discount on your booking. (Offer subject to availability)
The Waldorf Hilton summer party venue
West End W1,
The Wallace Collection
The Wallace Collection is situated off Oxford Street, in the heart of London’s West End. Its home, Hertford House, is a palatial town house occupying an entire side of a tranquil garden square. The 25 galleries contain unsurpassed displays of French 18th-century art including furniture, porcelain and gold snuffboxes of the finest quality, often with illustrious provenances from royal collections. The museum also contains an extraordinary array of masterpieces by some of the greatest names of European art, such as Titian, Rembrandt, Hals and Velázquez. The Wallace Collection offers a contrasting contemporary space, the Courtyard - an elegant glazed internal atrium ideal for summer drinks receptions, dinners and events. What's more, all money generated by hire of the Wallace Collection goes towards its conservation and care and to the development of ongoing education, events and exhibition programmes.
The Wallace Collection summer party venue
Summer Party Packages (21)
A Very English Summer
What a delectable way to spend a summer’s day. Our Very English Summer themed party package is a relaxed and informal summer event, ideal for annual company social gatherings. Guests arrive to trays of fruity cocktails and the soulful sounds of the jazz band. Try your hand at the summer party games with an archery tournament under supervision of professional athletes or try something altogether more relaxing with a game of croquet on the lawn. Classic summer party dining will whet your guests appetites as the BBQ fires up, serving succulent food accompanied by a bountiful buffet with something for everyone to enjoy. Perhaps include a delightful strawberries and cream tent for something sweet to finish. As the afternoon turns to dusk the jazz band could play once more really bringing your company summer party alive.
A Very English Summer summer party package
If you're looking for a summer party that is brimming with adventure and has plenty to offer families then this superb corporate theme park summer party package is for you. The perfect way to spoil your colleagues, clients and their children your package includes a full days use of one of Britain's favourite theme parks along with private hire of an exclusive venue and private patio. After a busy morning enjoying everything the park has to offer include from thrilling rides to fun side attractions take to your exclusive space for a delicious two course BBQ. Use your exclusive venue and private outdoor space for speeches or awards or just a place to relax with friends and colleagues away from the park. A private cloakroom will give guests the opportunity to leave their belongs before heading back into the park for more thrills and adventure. Why not enhance your day and make it even more special by adding a meet and greet with the animals from the zoo.
Adventure Days summer party package
An Evening with Legends of Sport
An evening with Legends of Sport at Lancashire County Cricket Club.This is your chance to see the professional players from the world of snookers and darts play live for your entertainment.
An Evening with Legends of Sport summer party package
BBQ Buffets at Imperial War Museum North
Enjoy a fabulous BBQ Buffet event at Imperial War Museum North this summer. Arrive at the stunning Quay Side location and sip on a Prosecco Bellini, while overlooking the cultural heart of MediaCityUK. Chat to other guests and enjoy canapés while taking in the iconic building and spectacular Harrier Jump Jet, which your company logo will be projected onto!
BBQ Buffets at Imperial War Museum North summer party package
Best of British
Celebrate everything that is great about Great Britain with a 'Best of British' summer party. Invite your guests to a British themed summer event that is brimming with iconic elements of the 'Green and Pleasant Land'. On arrival pose for photos inside the British Red Telephone Box or giant Tea Cup as you sip on a delicious glass of bucks fizz. Enjoy a delicious barbecue or hog roast as you take part in a Best of British quiz, a dessert tables of scones, cakes, jams and cream provides the perfect sweet treat for afterwards. Enter into a friendly competition at the side stalls, or for parties with a large outdoor area try your hand at archery or clay pigeon shooting. Why not invite a traditional brass band to play classic 1940s and 1950s inspired music or for something more modern we have fantastic party bands that can perform the best of British music through the decades, from Beatles to Bee Gees, Duran Duran, Blur and beyond.
Best of British summer party package
Have you always wanted to feel and experience what it would be like to complete a selection process for the military? Well here is your chance to prove yourself, your team and your boss that you are worthy!
This highly motivating and very much hands on team building event is designed to develop individuals personalities and skills in a demanding and focused but also fun environment.
Boot Camp summer party package
Conference and Party Event
Nothing brings more meaning to your company's message than a celebration. From company awards to product launches, client entertainment and summer parties, a professionally executed event can be an invaluable aid to your company's development and overall productivity. Conferences are essential for larger companies to get their message across to staff and key clients. A themed party afterwards emphasises the message; most companies are happy to pay full price for a three course meal at the end of a conference, not realising that they could be hosting a themed event to wow guests, and make their summer corporate event one to remember.
Conference and Party Event summer party package
Family Fun Day
Family fun days are becoming an increasingly important part of corporate life. Bringing staff together at with their families outside of a workplace environment fosters an inclusive company ethos. For your corporate family day, an itinerary of fun activities throughout the afternoon will keep guests engaged and ensure the little kids (and big kids) are entertained. A scoreboard will keep spirits high and challenges can be combined with quizzes and hands-on fun games to ensure everyone has a chance to shine. As the evening turns to dusk, fireworks make a spectacular end to a fantastic day, leaving guests with a positive word to share about the company.
Family Fun Day summer party package
Introducing the Office Summer 'Olympic Challenge' - a brand new company summer event to bring out the best in your colleagues and celebrate the Olympic Fever sweeping the nation. On arrival to your summer party venue, groups will be divided into teams and assigned a country to represent. On completion of each task, the adjudicator will award gold, silver and bronze places. Watch your country rise on the leader board - will your team end up with the Gold medal? Your summer party host will keep the activities flowing and spirits high. The Olympic Challenge themed summer party can comprise a number of outdoor and indoor events, including curling, table football, golf and many more.
Fun Olympics summer party package
Rouse spirits with a little competitive tomfoolery and take part in your very own glitzy Gameshow summer party. The basic quiz show is projected on to a screen for all to view the teams' progress and includes challenge rounds such as Catchphrase and Play Your Cards Right. This full-on game show experience includes interactive rounds such as Company Fortunes, The Price is Nice, the Generation Game and many more. Quiz rounds are played using interactive 'Who Wants to be a Millionaire?' style buzzers, where contestants can ask the audience for support. The game show can be themed for your corporate summer party. After the overall winners have been crowned, and wooden spoon handed to the last placed team, a delicious three course meal will be served. Take to the dance floor for dancing to the irresistible sounds of the DJ til late.
Gameshow Dinner summer party package
Inclusive Summer Package at Kingsway Hall
Impress your guests with this all inclusive package! Guests will arrive at the four star hotel in London’s vibrant Covent Garden and be greeted with a Pimm's reception and a selection of canapés. Enjoy a choice of theme, either British Summer or Wimbledon, both with fabulous entertainment.
Inclusive Summer Package at Kingsway Hall summer party package
Its a Knockout
What better summer party can there be than the classic 'It's a Knockout'? This themed activity event encourages a strong sense of team spirit, as every team member is needed to encourage and will their team mates to cross the line first. It is also a great activity to dovetail into your company's annual conference or meeting. It's a Knockout can be tailored to all your summer company event needs, with a variety to choose from including a full or half day event. There is a vast selection of summer party games to choose from, building a company event tailored to you.
Its a Knockout summer party package
Medieval Fun Day
Bring your colleagues together for a Medieval themed summer Ball to say thank you and to celebrate their hard work. Set in beautiful grounds, we can ensure your corporate Medieval Ball is an unforgettable experience. Try your hand at archery, musket shooting or even goose herding. There is entertainment to suit all. Court jesters and duelling knights will entertain throughout the day while your staff and clients socialise in a relaxed environment, peppered with fun activities. The party then shifts into early evening with a medieval buffet, or a sizzling hog roast, and a medieval quartet entertain. We offer full event management and can tailor our package to suit you and your company. We can arrange transport, a marquee with seating, or replace the buffet with a seated meal.
Medieval Fun Day summer party package
School Sports Day
The Office Summer Sports Day is one of our most popular outdoor summer event packages for companies looking for a traditional summer activity day. A classic outdoor party favourite, this adaptable summer company event can be run on its own, as part of a conference or meeting programme, or as an activity at your corporate family fun day. Teams can be split into classes before the event takes place, or we can arrange this on the day. Brawn does not win out over brains in this school, so everyone can take part. When the games are over, relax and enjoy a BBQ and refreshments while the scores are collated. Your glamorous Headmaster event host will announce the scores and prizes are awarded.
School Sports Day summer party package
Summer Delegate Daytime Packages at Imperial War Museum North
IWM North is situated on The Quays at cultural heart of MediaCityUK, the home of BBC North and ITV and next door to the new Coronation Street Studios. The building is innovative and inspiring and within the striking, aluminium-clad structure, you will find a venue that is equally as stunning!
Guests can arrive to a Pimm's reception on the waterside terrace, the best way to take in the amazing venue. Next, it's time for the sumptuous 'Best of British' hot & cold buffet, which has been designed by the Executive Chef.
Summer Delegate Daytime Packages at Imperial War Museum North summer party package
Summer Party Entertainment Package at Kingsway Hall
Guests can get into the spirit of Summer in Covent Garden this year! After being greeted with a Pimm's reception and a selection of canapés, the entertainment can start. Choose from either a British Summer or Wimbledon theme to really get that relaxed, fun Summer feel! A choice of entertainment is up to you and your guests to decide, but will guarantee fun all round and make your theme feel even more special.
Summer Party Entertainment Package at Kingsway Hall summer party package
This summer treat your colleagues to delightful Summer Soiree combining delicious drinks, sumptuous al fresco dining and fun giant garden games. This package is ideal for companies looking for a special way to thank their colleagues and clients this summer in a relaxed and sociable environment. Upgrade your party with live music, a champagne reception or even a chocolate fountain or, keep things simple, the choice is yours.
Summer Soiree summer party package
The company summer party gets a wild makeover with a wild team challenge. Rise to this outdoor summer team building event of surviving in the wilderness. Amidst beautiful countryside, your expert instructor will teach various survival techniques including fire lighting, shelter construction, cooking methods, edible plants, game preparation, traps and snares, and camp craft. The company summer fun day will fly by as you get to grips with realistic and practical survival skills - this truly is a company summer fun day with a difference. Teams will learn new skills as they solve tasks together in a fun and practical way, encouraging initiative, enthusiasm, communication, observation, diligence, leadership, relationship building, and team awareness.
Survival Challenge summer party package
Thames River Summer Party Cruise
What better way to enjoy the summer sunshine than from the Thames, discovering a new side to London whilst you sip on a cocktail and feast on a delicious two course barbecue menu. Invite your colleagues to embark a stylish Thames River cruiser for your company summer party 2012 and enjoy the magical views of London at sunset. Enjoy a delicious barbecue meal with sumptuous desserts before taking to the dance floor to party the night away, or enjoy the beautiful views of London at night.
Thames River Summer Party Cruise summer party package
The Ice Box
Ice carving is something that can be done by anyone – all you need is enthusiasm and excitement to learn something new. What better way to get people working together than with trying to have them agree on a creative outcome and bringing it to life quickly! It’s a fantastic test of team work, in a fun environment, doing something that is far away from everyday working life. The ‘carving kit’ can be brought to any venue in the UK or Europe. The Icebox has worked in corporate headquarters, hotels, conference centres, bars and museums – from Guernsey to Glasgow!
The Ice Box summer party package
Ultimate Wipe Out
Get ready to enter our exhilarating Ultimate Wipe out obstacle course!
It’s everything you could expect, and much more. Our 62 mtr long giant, inflatable obstacle course combines fun, energy and competition as teams battle head to head to win the Ultimate Wipeout challenge title.
Ultimate Wipe Out summer party package
Themed Summer Parties (11)
Adventures in Wonderland
This summer, enter a fairytale world with a spectacular Adventures in Wonderland themed corporate summer party. As guests arrive to the enchanting summer party venue be greeted by 'Tweedle Dum' and 'Tweedle Dee'. A photographer will be on hand to capture guests' arrival before they enter the venue space through the magic rabbit hole. Treat your guests to fun cocktails served in tea cups in a reception space adorned with giant cupcakes and treats. Enjoy a delicious buffet meal including BBQ meats and vegetables with plenty of salads and sides, or maybe a traditional tea party hosted by the Mad Hatter himself who will bring the party atmosphere to life with a live acrobatic show. Speeches follow (if required) before concluding your corporate summer event with dancing on the black and white chequer-board dance-floor.
Adventures in Wonderland summer party package
Black & White Ball
Add a touch of glamour to your corporate summer party with an elegant theme. The Black and White Ball is a versatile summer event theme that suits a variety of corporate special occasions. The black and white themed venue décor provides an ideal platform to make something stand out, ideal to combine with a product launch or re-brand. Guests arrive to the sounds of a soulful jazz band or string quartet, creating a sophisticated atmosphere to an evening that's the perfect excuse to dress up for a formal summer party. Take your seats for a three course meal, then make your way to the indulgent dark and white chocolate fountains for something sweet to finish. Why not add sprinkling of diamonds to the theme with a diamond-carved ice sculpture Vodka luge after dinner, a great focal piece that can be branded to match the occasion.
Black & White Ball summer party package
Fire & Ice
Inject some cool glamour into a red hot summer party with a fire and ice themed summer event. Guests will begin the company summer evening event by entering a majestic ice cave, flanked by flame torches and awash with dry ice and dramatic blue. Jack Frost will welcome you with a special cocktail. Our photographer will be on hand to capture your guests as they encounter the Arctic animal at the company summer party. After your meal, the fire and ice spectacular begins: Be amazed by the Ice Sculpting artist who will wield his chainsaw to a dramatic music and light show as shards of ice shimmer onto the floor. The spotlight then turns to our Ice Maidens who will plunge from the heavens on red banners, amazing guests in a show of music and light. Snow cannons erupt as the dance floor opens, enticing guests to party the night away at the fire and ice themed summer party disco.
Fire & Ice summer party package
Aloha! Get into the spirit of summer parties with a fully themed Hawaiian luau for your corporate summer event. Enjoy delicious fruit cocktails on arrival to the company summer party venue, ripe with aloha spirit before taking part in a lesson in professional cocktail techniques. A fresh-flower garland will be presented to each party guest by your Hawaiian dressed hosts. Relax on the man-made summer beach themed set, complete with buckets and spades, and enjoy a team party game of beach ball. A fantastic Hawaiian themed BBQ is served complete with delicious meat and vegetarian dishes followed by delicious fruit desserts. Hula lessons will commence on the beach whilst fire torches are lit. The DJ will complete your corporate summer event with some classic summer party tracks.
Hawaiian Luau summer party package
Swap the concrete jungle for the African jungle this summer, surrounded by the sounds of monkey calls, thunder claps and rustling jungle flora. Jungle Fever is a unique summer party extravaganza of vibrant cultural showmanship and musical talent. Guests arrive to a dramatic themed venue - the sound of the steel band lifts the air, adding to the feel good company summer party atmosphere. Dinner is accompanied by the steel band, until the show stopping Black Eagles bounce on stage with acrobatics and fire eating. Next, the deep boom of the village drum interrupts the Black Eagles, heralding the entrance of the chief and the Royal African Drummers. The 30 minute show is a jaw-dropping event of expertly choreographed drumming and dance. It's a truly memorable occasion to crown a sensational corporate summer party.
Jungle Fever summer party package
Midsummer Night's Dream
Shakespeare's enchanting tale A Midsummer Night's Dream provides an enchanting party theme for your corporate summer event. As guests arrive to the marquee a woodwind quartet could play. Admire the mystical woodland lit with fairy lights as champagne, cava or cocktails are served. Guests are invited to take their seats at tables where bowls filled with water-lilies make eye-catching table centres and a delicious three-course meal fresh from the BBQ is served. As each course is enjoyed actors will play out scenes from Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream on a stage entwined with ivy. Be tempted by treats from the indulgent chocolate fountain after dinner. Spend the rest of the evening dancing the night away or why not include a fireworks display set to Vivaldi's Four Seasons to create a dramatic end to your corporate summer event 2010.
Midsummer Night's Dream summer party package
In the lead up to Rio 2016 recreate 'espírito de Brasil' at a vibrant corporate summer party inspired by the infamous Rio Carnival. With its fun and lively atmosphere a Brazilian themed summer event provides the perfect platform for generating positivity and team spirit amongst employees. On arrival to your corporate summer party venue, guests will be greeted by a mini carnival combining music from a samba band and a procession by costumed hosts. Delicious authentic Caipirinha cocktails will be served to guests before a sumptuous authentic Brazilian BBQ is served including a range of delicious flame grilled meat, fish and vegetarian options. The samba band will play once again as a professional samba teacher assembles groups of guests for a half hour samba lesson. Music will continue into the evening as guests have the chance to demonstrate to friends the moves they have learnt.
Rio Carnival summer party package
The Chocolate Factory Party
Celebrate a successful first quarter with a superb Chocolate Factory themed corporate summer event. On arrival guests are invited to step through the black iron gates and enter the magical world of the Chocolate Factory. Meet Mr Wonka and his staff, the Chocolate helpers, whilst enjoying one of Wonka's Candy Cocktails in a themed party reception space complete with giant gob stoppers, lollipops, sweets and candy canes. Guests are soon invited to take a seat at a candy adorned themed table arrangement to enjoy a sumptuous three course meal. After dinner the dance floor lights up, the music starts and it is time to dance the night away. Add a touch of glamour to your corporate summer event and conclude the evening with a superb fireworks display.
The Chocolate Factory Party summer party package
This summer why not treat your colleagues and clients to a swashbuckling treasure island themed event. Complete with themed props such as giant treasure chests, skeletons and barrels come dressed as your favourite pirate and enjoy an action-packed afternoon. On arrival be greeted by a crew of swashbuckling pirates ready and waiting to capture and hold hostage members of your group if desired. Guests watch on sipping delicious rum cocktails as a mini pirate dual takes place. Indulge in a delicious hog roast complete with salads and plenty of BBQ options for vegetarians. Take to the dance floor and party the night away on the shimmering ocean dancefloor.
Treasure Island summer party package
A truly magical corporate summer ball awaits your guests. Experience the mysterious excitement of a masquerade ball for your company summer party. Arrive ready for an evening of drama, delight and decadence. Dramatic opera-style themeing features drapes and masks illuminating the walls and tables adorned with Gothic candelabras and plume centrepieces. The evening starts with guests arriving to an extravagantly themed venue entrance and greeted by masquerade hosts who will hand out feathered masks to each guest. Violinists entertain at the summer party reception whilst cocktails are served for the reception drink. Enjoy a delicious three course dinner before dancing the night away on the dance floor. During dinner violins continue to play to entertain guests. After dinner the live band open the dance floor to begin the rest of the evening's proceedings.
Venetian Masquerade summer party package
Wild Wild West
Welcome to the Wild Wild West! A themed corporate summer party theme bursting with fun and entertainment. Arrive to meet with cowboys on horseback and Indian tribesmen adorned with feathered head-dresses and body paint. Challenge a colleague to a quick-draw competition or a ride on the rodeo bull amongst other fun wild west themed activities guaranteed to have everybody joining in and having fun. Indulge in a delicious roast hog and and wild west themed BBQ with plenty of meat and vegetarian dishes to suit all. A western style band will entertain guests as line dancing lessons commence! A DJ and disco will complete the event and have everybody showing off their favouirite line dancing steps on the dance floor.
Wild Wild West summer party package
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