Best London Venues for Summer Work Events
Working during the summer can be a bit of a drag, with the warm weather making us all want to escape the office for a long, cold drink and many of our colleagues making use of their annual leave – when it’s not our turn ‘out of office’ the days can seem just a little too long.
Although some industries slow down over the summer, business does not stop altogether, and for some sectors it actually picks up significantly. In any case, meetings still need to happen, and hosting them in an exciting venue that offers exceptional corporate hospitality can lift the mood dramatically. You may even want to motivate your employees by hosting a summer party for your business. Whatever the event, Prestige Venues & Events have the perfect venue for your summer occasion.
The Crystal is a unique venue situated along the waterside of London’s Royal Victoria Docks. With panoramic views looking out across the river Thames, this venue is sure to impress employees and clients alike. The building is in itself impressive, featuring iconic architecture and many eco-friendly attributes which make it one of the most sustainable buildings in the UK. Whether you’re looking for an impressive venue for a high-profile meeting or want to demonstrate corporate hospitality through a summer event, The Crystal has a space suitable for your requirements.
The Tower Room
As its name suggests, the Tower Room is situated close to London landmarks, Tower Bridge and the Tower of London, and offers 180-degree views over this stretch of London. For presentations or meetings with technical requirements, a variety of AV packages are available using high-spec equipment. The venue can be set up as a boardroom in a variety of different formations to suit your purpose, or for more social occasions, the Tower Room also hosts receptions.
Benjamin Franklin House
For a more traditional venue, Benjamin Franklin House could be the perfect location. Situated right in the centre of London, extremely close to Charing Cross station, this venue acts as a museum with a space available to hire for board meetings or dinner and drinks receptions. The building’s rich history as Benjamin Franklin’s only surviving home provides an interesting twist to make your event uniquely dynamic.
The Saatchi Gallery
The exterior of the renowned gallery is a stunning grade II listed building, but stepping inside reveals captivating, contemporary interior décor. Located in a notably upmarket part of London along the King’s Road in Chelsea, The Saatchi Gallery has rooms available for hire in all shapes and sizes and fit for a wide variety of purposes, from business meetings to wedding receptions. Whatever the nature of your summer event, The Saatchi Gallery can almost certainly accommodate you and offer the highest standard of hospitality.
Persevering with work through the summer will pay off in the long run, and hosting your event at an iconic London venue is sure to make it all a little more exciting. To find out more, browse Prestige Venues & Events’ full range of London corporate hospitality venues.