The Best Christmas Venues in London

5 February 2024


It is never too early to start thinking about your Christmas party with popular venues taking bookings more than a year in advance. Our venue finders have curated the best Christmas venues in London to inspire your venue search.

Lavo is located within independent, luxury hotel BoTree, new to London in 2023. As one of London’s hottest launches, Lavo offers a uniqueness to your Christmas party with sophisticated Italian food with a coastal flair. Think luxurious, spacious event spaces with natural daylight – a far step away from traditional hotel offerings.

  • Nearest Tube Stop: Bond Street
  • Capacity: 220 dinner / 360 standing
  • USP: Brand-new at the end of 2023, host your Christmas celebration in a beautifully trendy and untraditionally festive space.

One of London’s most unique and iconic venues, this stunning venue is very popular so be sure to lock your date early. Perfect for seated dinners or standing drink receptions. Impress your guests with the surrounding natural history while impressing them with a variety of entertainment acts and outstanding catering.

  • Nearest Tube Stop: South Kensington
  • Capacity: 650 dinner / 1,200 standing
  • USP: Dine under a 4.5 tonne blue whale skeleton suspended from the ceiling in the Hintze Hall
Natural History Museum Hintze Hall

Located within the sustainable, botanical and newly-opened 1 Hotel Mayfair, Dover Yard provides a serene oasis, creating a sophisticated, yet vibrant atmosphere for your Christmas party. Thoughtfully designed with custom furniture and dry-stone walls, Dover Yard is an ideal space for private receptions and special events.

  • Nearest Tube Stop: Green Park
  • Capacity: 100 standing
  • USP: Innovative and locally sourced, this sustainable bar is unlike anything else in London.

A leading central London boutique venue with a passion for Christmas, specialising in large dinners and drinks receptions with a creative flair. Their customer-centric approach, advanced event technology, and talented team ensure exceptional experiences for each event, delivering outstanding results.

  • Nearest Tube Stop: Charing Cross
  • Capacity: 400 dinner / 1,000 standing
  • USP: Impressive full Christmas decor, with a new and exciting theme annually.
8 Northumberland Avenue

Finally, Arcade Foodhall is a must-visit venue for groups in the heart of the capital. Named by the Evening Standard as one of the best restaurants of the year, Arcade Tottenham Court Road echoes the buzzing atmosphere of neighbouring Soho in a modern, digital-first environment. With floor-to-ceiling windows, this venue hosts 10 distinct kitchens, each available for private individual reservations or can be exclusively booked in its entirety.

  • Nearest Tube Stop: Tottenham Court Road
  • Capacity: 400 standing / 320 seated
  • USP: A bespoke and modern space with a range of cuisines and drink opportunities, offering a unique take on a Christmas party

Not booked your Christmas party venue yet? We recommend booking your venue in as early as possible to make sure you secure the right space for your event. Take a look at more benefits to booking early here.