If you are looking for a grand space to give your conference a sense of precedence and a decent capacity, then look no further than these top picks.
One of the best examples of London’s Georgian heritage, 116 Pall Mall is a beautifully appointed and sensitively restored Grade I listed building. With a total of 7 different function rooms on offer, all of which are finished to a suitably high standard, this versatile venue can play host to all sorts of different event types, both private and corporate alike. The traditional elegance perfectly captures the glamour of our cultural past, making this a wonderful choice for any occasion where you are looking to impress your guests and bring a sense of sophistication to proceedings.
Found in the popular area of Chelsea, just off the iconic King’s Road and boasting fantastic views of the Thames, The Royal Hospital Chelsea is a stunning historical venue with equally impressive spaces both indoors and outdoors. The collection of Grade I and Grade II listed buildings is home to many period features, preserved in all their exquisite detail and guaranteeing a sense of luxury. From stunning ornate reception spaces to elegant and well-maintained courtyards, capacities can range anywhere between 15 and 400, meaning you can have a grand setting no matter how big or small the guest list.
IET London: Savoy Place is housed within a historical building, but it has been revitalised and tastefully updated to make it fully-functional as a multi-purpose meeting and event space for the 21st century. Offering all the very latest in connectivity, energy efficiency and technology, this unique offering is the perfect choice for those looking to strike a delicate balance between period grandeur and modern convenience. You can expect to find 4 floors of customisable space, as well as a new roof terrace that features striking panoramic views of the Thames and London’s beloved skyline.
By holding your event at Hampton Court Palace, you’d be joining a long and illustrious line of previous events, from gala celebrations to grand banquets, and from sumptuous weddings to meetings of historical figures. The enchanting venue, simply breath-taking both inside and out, has certainly lasted the test of time, having served as a luxurious venue for centuries. Upon hire, you will be assigned a dedicated events manager who will work alongside you at every step of the planning process, creating an entirely personal and bespoke occasion that fulfils your every wish.
Another of the city’s very best known and loved historical landmarks, by setting your event in the Tower of London, you guarantee a rich, immersive and truly one-of-a-kind atmosphere not likely to be forgotten in a hurry. With nearly 1000 years of cultural history contained within these stone walls, there is character, charm and intrigue aplenty, with the setting itself sure to be a talking point and a handy ice-breaker amongst your guests, of whom you can invite up to 300. Found in a prime riverside location, you can expect to enjoy lovely views of the Thames and various other iconic landmarks, including The Shard and Tower Bridge.