The spring/summer season is fast approaching and it’s during this time that demand for rooftop venues understandably soars. If you want to make sure you snap up a booking for one of the best, then you should get planning now and beat the rush.
SNAP is a corporate event space and wedding venue with a good capacity of around 200. It comes complete in the popular distressed shabby chic style, which is still very much sought after now as much as ever. It has a contemporary loft style feel that is simple enough to allow customisation and personal flair when it comes to the décor choices, with a wide selection of period room sets available as well as the generously proportioned rooftop space. The nearest transport option is Old Street, which lies just 6 minutes away, handy for those amongst your guests who are travelling from across the city.
Quirky, fun and charming are the kind of words that tend to come to mind when you think of Proof. This unique, all-year-round rooftop bar sits nestled amongst the treetops and offers guests a wonderful perspective out over the lovely London Fields Park. Spaces include both indoor and outdoor covered areas as well as the open-air terrace, so you needn’t worry about any unexpected rainfall spoiling the day – we are in Britain after all! This ‘secret’ venue is great for private and corporate events alike, with a chilled-out vibe that can lend itself so easily to a wide range of occasions.
VeLOFT is a state-of-the-art conference facility situated right in the heart of London’s Tech City. This undoubtedly makes it a great choice of venue for any event within the technology or business worlds, but it has been utilised for performance, entertainment and networking as well, so can be flexible to different needs. This penthouse level venue has a simple, modern interior, but it’s the stunning rooftop terrace and its great city views that are the real stars of the show. All-in-all, there’s a capacity of around 150, and your nearest transport options include Angel and Farringdon tube stations, which can both be reached in around 10 minutes or so.
Surrounded by a secret garden, perched high above the noisy bustle of the city on the top floor of N1 Poultry, you will find Coq d’Argent. On offer here are 2 terraces, 2 central terraces and a rooftop garden, meaning it’s like a little oasis right in the heart of London. Especially charming during the summer months, the trees and flowers of the garden really come to life and enhance this unique space’s beauty, making it an ideal venue for a bit of escapism, without having to even leave the city centre. Sitting close to the Thames, the venue also has the benefit of being near 4 rail stations, all of which can be reached in 6 minutes or less.
Victoria Roof Garden and amphitheatre is found in Central London, just 5 minutes from Victoria station. This green space is great for any kind of open-air gathering, and being an amphitheatre it also has the added benefit of wonderful natural acoustics should you wish to have any kind of entertainment or performance during the event. It has a generous maximum capacity of 400, meaning it is a good choice if you need something on the larger side. Easily reached from throughout the city, this one-of-a-kind venue sits between iconic landmarks; Westminster Cathedral and Buckingham Palace.