Inspiring Conference Venues in London

16 February 2024

London is home to a variety of venues with amazing meeting spaces, but we have recently seen a demand for spaces that are more relaxed and inspiring in style and that steer away from your typical corporate feel. Answering our clients’ call, we have summarised our favourite conference venues in London. Read on for an inspiring selection that offers a more unique setting for corporate events.

The Hoxton in Southwark is a stone’s throw from the River Thames and South Bank’s best galleries and food markets, with central London in easy reach.

The Apartment: This space offers a modern take on the traditional meeting room. As an incredibly versatile space, it consists of six smaller rooms which can be hired individually for smaller meetings, or combined for a larger networking event. You even get your own wraparound balcony & self-serve kitchen!

12th Floor: Next, this is an impressive, exclusive hire space for up to 130 guests. Offering amazing views of the London skyline, the 12th Floor can work for a variety of different events. It comes with a fully stocked bar, DJ equipment, lounge areas and your very own open air terrace.

  • The Apartment: 100 Reception
  • 12th Floor: 130 Reception
  • The Dining Room + Living Room: 44 Theatre Style

Masha Hari Theatre: This space combines three major artworks and a vibrant bar. So, it is perfect for private dinners, film screenings, live performances, parties, and Q&As.

The Library: The most intimate and dramatic of rooms. The Library has a unique collection of art, photography, fashion, design and literature books, curated for the hotel. Booking both velvet-finished rooms together can offer a perfect experience for a cosy canapé and drinks reception or even casual private meetings or press events.

  • LOCATION: Fitzrovia
  • CAPACITY: 25 Theatre / 30 Boardroom

York Road is conveniently located just minutes from London Waterloo Station in one of the city’s most desirable buildings.

16th Floor: An impressive light-filled and diverse space with exceptional views across London. The open plan space allows for flexibility of the room layout and encourages casual events, with stunning views from its own terrace.

The Speakeasy: Hidden behind a bookcase in the building’s library, The Speakeasy provides an exclusive and luxurious space. With stunning views from a panoramic corner window, the space includes comfortable sofas, a pool table and a terrazzo marble meeting table. The Speakeasy is perfect as a small standalone space for a relaxed meeting setting or as a breakout room to be used alongside the 16th Floor.

  • 16th Floor: 150 Reception
  • The Speakeasy: 20 Reception

Hart Shoreditch draws inspiration from the area’s industrial history and combines this with beautiful craftsmanship. The hotel offers light and airy bedrooms, innovative meeting spaces, and thoughtful touches, including curated books and a wrought iron staircase. The event spaces have been designed to emulate the look and feel of 18th century Huguenot town houses, which honour East London’s silk weaving past.

The Hotel Lounge: A perfect space for a multitude of events, including corporate meetings, networking events and parties.

  • Mortise & Tennon Suite: 40 Theatre
  • Hotel Lounge: 120 Reception
  • Private Dining Room: 12 Boardroom

The Loading Bay is a 2,000 sq. ft. venue known for its industrial design which is flooded with natural light by the double height south-facing windows. With space for 100 seated or 200 standing, the open plan space is perfect for hosting workshops, small technology conferences, product launches, company away days, networking events and even your Christmas party. The Loading Bay is a dry-hire venue, meaning our event managers can help you pull together a bespoke event, tailored around your style and requirements.

  • LOCATION: Shoreditch
  • CAPACITY: 100 Theatre

With 23 years of experience, we are expert conference organisers and can help from the venue find all the way through to event management and hiring the perfect guest speaker. Get in touch with your brief to find out more.