Everyone loves a summer soiree, but being tasked with finding a venue perfect for a summer celebration or event can be a little daunting and the British weather isn’t always on our side. But don’t worry we’ve searched the UK for venues perfectly suited to the British Summertime.
From rooftops overlooking iconic landmarks to lush lawns for hosting the quintessential garden party, we have got the perfect backdrop for every Summer occasion up our sleeves. Whether you’re looking for a venue for a stylish corporate drinks reception, a beach themed BBQ, or outdoor film screening our selection of summery spaces are sure to inspire you.
We’ve put together a list of our favourite summer venues that we think you’ll love. Can’t find what you’re looking for? We’ve so many more than this and we invite you to fill in your full event details here so our event experts can send you a personalised list.
The Elvetham have years of experience delivering first-class events. Home to magnificent 19th century architecture, a variety of flexible event rooms, and 35 acres of delicately manicured gardens.
Capacity48 - 150
Tucked away in the idyllic gardens of the Geffrye Museum is the sleek and simple Shoreditch Gardens. After a successful first season, the venue will return in Summer 2020 for its second season from 1st June – 31st July 2020.
Capacity600 - 800
Closest StationLIVERPOOL STREET, OLD STREET
Perched on the bank of the Thames in Greenwich and with sweeping views across Canary Wharf and the City, this Victorian-era ship is a monument to the glory days of sail. Built-in 1869 to transport tea back from China, it survived...
Capacity220 - 450
Closest StationCutty Sark DLR
Head up to the 9th floor at the Hilton London Tower Bridge for fabulous views of London’s world famous Shard building, perfect for a summer drinks reception or private party.
Capacity40 - 40
Closest StationLONDON BRIDGE
Patrick Gwynne’s iconic building on the eastern edge of the Serpentine in Hyde Park houses the Serpentine Bar & Kitchen. Inspired by English country living the restaurant aims to be a retreat for both Londoners and visitors alike. The Serpentine...
Capacity90 - 300
Closest StationHYDE PARK CORNER
Rocket Space is one of London’s new innovative event spaces home to with state-of-the-art meeting and events spaces. RocketSpace can host an array events, from small, intimate events, to conferences and summer parties.
Capacity40 - 250
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is home to Nelson’s flagship vessel HMS Victory and the jewel of Queen Victoria’s Navy, HMS Warrior 1860. Set alongside the National Museum of the Royal Navy and Action Stations the unique spaces form a fascinating and...
Capacity280 - 350
Closest StationPORTSMOUTH HARBOUR
The Queen’s House is a formal royal residence built between 1616-1635. Located in the centre of Greenwich, next door to the National Maritime Museum, The Queens House is has several rooms that are elegant, enchanting and perfect for corporate dinners...
Capacity30 - 150
Closest StationMAZE HILL
With nine event spaces, you are sure to find something you and your guests will love at the V&A museum. Perfect for awards dinners for up to 400 guests or summer parties for up to 900 guests.
Capacity250 - 900
Closest StationSOUTH KENSINGTON