London. One of the oldest developed cities in the world.
Events. One of the oldest and most natural forms of communication.
Combine the two and it doesn't take a genius to work out why London has a plethora of event spaces. And what happens when there are traditions and history rich in diversity? You get people pushing boundaries, that's what happens. And we love that. London has it all, venues steeped in rich history which we adore but best of all it has the unique and unusual that can truly show off your corporate personality.
Our unique and unusual pages on Londonlaunch.com are becoming ever popular and so we thought we'd continue the trend into Christmas. Not everyone wants the traditional 3 course sit down meal with a disco in a beautiful traditional city hall, so here we are folks, some of the best unique and unusual Christmas event spaces for 2019.
Go on, push the boundaries and bend the imagination. We all know it starts with the backdrop and the creativity of events: the venue.
Here are some of the best unique and unusual Christmas event venues that are not that silly and are certainly affordable but will hopefully get your creative juices going.
This Christmas Bounce has transformed their luxurious and exclusive private rooms to the ultimate party playground, filled with delicious sharing bites, feel-good party tunes, a wide selection of craft beers, wines and cocktails.
Each room has its own exclusive bar, with three Ping Pong tables, including an interactive Wonderball table. Ideal for an afternoon or evening party, for groups of 30 up to 200 guests.
Awesome Events – Las Vegas!
Awesome Events presents their Viva Vegas parties running from late November to late December. These events are filled with elegance and sophistication, Viva Vegas hosts the best acts in London. From showgirls to aerial acts, there is no shortage of showbiz!
Enjoy a glass of fizz in the Vegas palace lounge for your welcome reception, followed by a delicious three course dinner prepared by their award-winning caterers.
There is a wealth of entertainment at your disposal from roulette tables to themed photobooths. Some awesome entertainers will not only take to the stage but also to the skies for an unforgettable evening.
Awesome events also have a brand-new venue Dock X, home of Doktoberfest, this space will be transformed into London’s own Las Vegas. Located in Canada Water its easily reached on the Jubilee line, perfect for your after-work soiree!
Join Viva Vegas, the city that never sleeps for the hottest ticket in town this season!
This Christmas Tobacco Dock is offering not one, but two incredible festive celebration options. Whether you’re looking for a spectacular banquet, chic drinks reception or something a little more active, they have the team to make this your best Christmas party yet!
Encouraging you to run away with the circus this year, transforming their main venue into a magical big top its entertainment all round. With exclusive and mixed events available, treat your team to a night at the Dream Circus complete with award-winning catering, world-class entertainment and stunning theming.
Alternatively, take the party to the roof! Boasting Europe’s only rooftop ice rink, 360° views of the city and delicious food and drinks options, Skylight is the perfect spot for a Christmas party. This stunning bar and winter wonderland is available for both partial and exclusive hire for up to 600 guests. With cosy igloos and plenty of covered space, everyone can keep toasty whatever the barometer says.
A private party should be exactly that – private. It’s yours to organise as you choose. Gilwell Park is like no other party venue. It’s not just a quintessentially Georgian country house in a stunning, London rural setting, but it’s completely adaptable, allowing you to shape, design, and scale your party exactly to your needs.
What better way to reward your hard working staff than with a Christmas party. Whether it’s an office Christmas party or a friendly get-together, celebrate in style at Gilwell Park.
Spiritland – Royal Festival Hall
Take your Christmas parties to the next level in one of London’s most elegant party spaces.
Known for their elegant approach to food, drink and music, Spiritland has made a name for itself at their flagship site with the iconic Royal Festival Hall on London’s Southbank.
Your guests will enter beneath the Royal Festival Hall sign, walk past the large terrazzo bar with vintage sound system, before entering into the main dining and party space with imposing wooden speakers and seating for up to 110.
Chefs working from a dramatic open kitchen prepare food on an open grill with canapés or feasting menus served to your guests. The large DJ booth acts as a focal point for the room providing outstanding sound for your party.
Whether it’s dining for up to 160 people, or drinks and dancing for 300 underneath the disco ball, Spiritland offers one of the most sophisticated spaces to hold your party in the heart of London.
Prices start from just £50 + VAT.
This Christmas, treat your office to a not so silent night to remember at Lucky Voice!
The (in)famous karaoke brand will be transforming all of its London venues into miniature Winter wonderlands over the festive period, with fun Yuletide props, Christmas playlists, Santa hats and mince pies galore as well as an interior decor that would make Elsa from Frozen proud.
For smaller office parties, choose from an array of private karaoke rooms ranging in capacity from 4 to 30 people and available to hire in two hour slots, with room service, mood lighting and access to over 10,000 karaoke anthems provided by a cutting edge touch screen interface. And for larger company blowouts, each Lucky Voice venue is available for private hire and can cater to parties ranging from 160 to 240 people.
Venues in Soho, Holborn and Islington, why not book that perfect night to remember!
Luau Parties at The Mermaid London
Step into a Hawaiian paradise this December at The Mermaid London with your very own Luau! When your guests walk through the door they will be transported to where the weather is hot, the drinks are cool, and the colours are bright.
Uniting taste, sound and sight, Luau will provide a tropical paradise through themed rooms with everything from tiki huts to surf boards, entertainment options that will make your party the talk of the town, and of course no Luau is complete without a specially created menu and drinks.
Whether you are looking for a 3-course seated dinner or bowl food, have fun at The Mermaid London’s Luau and get totally tropical!
Prices starts from £100 + VAT
Sitting centre stage in London’s amazing West End, The Hippodrome is the capital’s ultimate destinate for Christmas 2019.
For an office party, drinks with friends, a get-together over a steak or a cocktail and a hit show, the Hippodrome delivers everything you need for London’s biggest Christmas night out.
There is more entertainment options than you could possibly imagine…… 7 bars, an award winning steak restaurant judged ‘the best steak house in the capital’. Channing Tatum’s hit dance show Magic Mike live, a two-tier ‘indoor’ smoking terrace, events space throughout including two private dining rooms and the award-winning Boozy Tea room cocktail lounge, plus three casino floors each with its own unique theme and entertainment.
There is nothing like it in the capital, and they have won many awards for their food, entertainment and gaming with their renowned attention to detail.
This is a flexible, imaginative venue with the highest level of service in the West End…….it always comes with a smile.