Just because you want your conference to be professional doesn’t mean it has to be run-of-the-mill. By selecting one of the following unusual venues to host it in, you could help your event stand out from the crowd.
Radio Rooftop offers a truly unique opportunity; the chance to hire a rooftop bar complete with stunning panoramic views out across London’s iconic cityscape. Specifically tailored towards early morning events, this venue is available from 7am-10:30am each morning throughout the week. Stylish and modern inside, the building itself is in a prime location for a business related venue, close to the River Thames, just 5 minutes from Covent Garden and in convenient walking distance from various other good transport links. Hosting at Radio Rooftop is truly an experience like no other.
DSTRKT is a great choice if you want to inject a bit of fun into your conference without losing that professional air. Having hosted everything from product launches to club nights, this really is a highly versatile venue with a contemporary feel, able to accommodate anything from an intimate gathering of just 20 right up to a bustling event for 500. Situated right at the heart of the city’s buzz, DSTRKT can be reached easily from popular areas such as Soho, the West End, Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus, with plenty of tube stations close to hand.
Unassuming upon first glance, Century is a private members’ club discreetly tucked away on Shaftsbury Avenue. Able to hold up to 200 guests per reception, this multi-purpose event space is spread across a total of 5 floors, with rooms including a restaurant, a cocktail lounge, a screening room and a meeting space, not to mention Soho’s largest rooftop terrace. The perfect blend of professional quality and a relaxed, welcoming atmosphere, Century is ideally suited to corporate events with a less pressured vibe. It’s also well connected to the wider city, sitting just 4 minutes each from 2 different tube stations.
Enter Mason House through the hall of mirrors and candlelit crypt, knowing straight away that you are in for an event unlike any other you’ve attended before. This brilliantly unique venue is thick with character and allure, making it an ideal choice for the well-heeled elite amongst London’s businessmen and women. With various spaces on offer, as well as several catering options, plasma display screens and a top of the range sound system, Mason House is a fully equipped, ready-to-use venue, able to accommodate many different styles.
Found in the gallery district of Fitzrovia, surrounded by a host of transport links, including Tottenham Court Road, Oxford Circus and Goodge Street, you will find Rosenfeld Porcini. This enviable location puts it right in the thick of the city’s budding entrepreneurs and creative minds. With 3000 square feet of event space spread across 2 floors, it is contemporary with clean lines that make it both professional and adaptable. As a handy bonus, there is also a fully-functioning kitchen onsite should you wish to organise catering for your guests.
Chiltern St Studio is newly available for hire but is sure to flourish quickly, not least because of its prime location on Clerkenwell Road, known for being a creative hub; one that is surrounded by all the amenities and conveniences you could need and which sits just 5 minutes from Farringdon station. An ex- night club, the venue has been transformed into a blank canvas, allowing you to put your own stamp on the style and thus creating the desired vibe for your event. The space is split into 2 sections with interconnecting archways, combining for more than 2500 square feet in all.