Hiring out a luxurious hotel for your next event would be a wise choice, as not only do you have accommodation onsite for any guests travelling from far and wide, but you get the added benefit of the high-quality service and facilities that one would expect from just such a venue. Take a look at some of the best London has to offer.
Found in the heart of South Kensington within beautifully restored 18th century townhouses, The Exhibitionist is the next generation of luxury boutique hotels. Art forms the beating heart of this unique offering, with 8 galleries all served up as blank canvases, regularly adorned with the work of the very best up-and-coming artists of the moment. Everything from business meetings to cocktail parties have benefitted from this exciting and ever-changing backdrop, with modern facilities and a late licence coming as handy extra bonuses.
Whether it’s dining in the restaurant, a drinks reception overlooking London in all its urban glory in the beautifully appointed rooftop space, or rest in one of the individually furnished bedrooms, Boundary has got you covered. Well connected to the wider city, the likes of Shoreditch High Street, Old Street and Liverpool Street stations are all within comfortable walking distance, whilst the capacity in terms of event space allows for up to 150 guests in all.
A sense of British modern glamour positively oozes from The Hari, with a truly sophisticated flair throughout courtesy of the bold, contemporary design choices. Spaces on offer include 85 designer bedrooms that strike the perfect balance between decadence and a comforting home-from-home vibe, a bar that has the exclusive feel of a private members club, an Italian restaurant offering up delicious cuisine, and the secret garden with its window to the stars.
Radio Rooftop is a slick and stylish bar and event space found at the tip-top of ME London. Specialising in morning events, it’s available from 7:00-10:30am, making it ideally suited to the likes of breakfast meetings – and what a way to start your day! The 360-degree views out across the city are unrivalled, sure to impress both local Londoners and first-time visitors to the capital alike. Back at ground level, the nearest rail links for those using the tube are Covent Garden and Leicester Square.
South Place is a 5-star hotel, the first from restaurateurs, D&D London. In addition to the 80 bedrooms which seamlessly blend modern technology with comfort, the venue is comprised of no less than 5 private dining rooms, 2 exclusive bars, a restaurant and a rooftop terrace, giving you vast scope to create your own unique gathering whatever the occasion might be, for up to as many as 400 guests in all. Found just a few minutes from Moorgate station, it’s also easily reached via public transport.
1901 Ballroom is found in Andaz Hotel in the Liverpool Street area, just a stone’s throw from the station of the same name. Grade II listed, it is a visually striking space, with its defining detail and the jewel in its crown undoubtedly the original stained-glass dome on the ceiling, preserved throughout both World Wars against all the odds. The inherent grandeur of the space lends itself easily to special occasions such as a wedding or gala dinner, but it has also played host to everything from exhibitions to conferences.