The sun is out and about. The clouds have disappeared. Summer, the best time of the year, is here. Pleasant weather and ambient sunshine call for celebration. And, what better place to celebrate than London, the party capital of the UK. The parties in London don’t stop regardless of the weather. But, summer parties are a whole different affair. How do you like to part in the summer? What is your favourite summer London party venue? What kind of venues do you prefer when the sun is shining till nine? We definitely prefer venues with outside space where you can enjoy the pleasant weather and warm sunshine. Here are the 5 best venues with outside space for parties in summer.
The Brewery is an eclectic mix of the past and the future. A classical setting along with an 18th-century garden meets all modern jazz like Wi-Fi and high-quality audiovisual design. Its open space can host up to 800 people. Space is versatile and can be prepared to meet the needs of party organisers. The raised clear roof really wins the heart by providing ample sunshine while keeping the untimely showers out. And, if the raised clear roof didn’t please you then the chefs will surely tantalise your taste buds. Food Director Tom Gore and Executive Chef Andy Ritchie lead a team of talented chefs who prepare mouthwatering delicacies using locally sourced ingredients. Summertime equals beer time. The Brewery serves unlimited beer, wine and soft drinks to all guests during summers. Can it get any better? Let’s throw in a delicious BBQ menu.
Do you ever think of moving to warmer climes? Imagine resettling somewhere tropical. Until you can fulfil your warm fantasy, The Barbican is the perfect London party venue for a summertime escape. Its much-beloved conservatory has over 2000 species of tropical plants along with different kinds of fish. Serve Cuba Libres to your guests under Caribbean canopy. Organise lawn games to add more fun to your summer party. Prepare an exclusive menu of tropical delicacies specially prepared by Searcys, the in-house caterers. Mondial glassware, Puccini cutlery and classic white China tea lights add class to your party. The Barbican can sit up to 600 guests.
What can be a more stunning London party venue setting than one with the Tower of London in the backdrop? The Pavilion is an ideal venue for summer parties and BBQs. The outside space is a summer fairytale with a lush green garden and perfectly-complementing furniture. Space has projectors, screens, PA system, fully-integrated music system and a stage for jaw-dropping DJ and Disco parties. Your guests are welcomed with sparkling wine and Pimm’s followed by unlimited beer, house wine and soft drinks. The staff is specially trained to be there when required and turn invisible when not. The outdoor space can host up to 1200 guests and the indoor space comes in handy if the weather goes wild.
So far we have been sticking to the ground. But, it is time to hit the high ground. Coq D’Argent provides a terrace space perfect for hosting summer parties. Manicured lawns and hedges make for a relaxing evening and a verdant party. The terrace provides panoramic views of London and overlooks iconic landmarks such as St Paul’s Cathedral, the Tower of London, Tower Bridge and the Southbank. The menu offers unique dishes along with all-time favourites. Space has special Gluten Free and Vegan menus that cater to your guests with special dietary needs. Coq D’Argent received Wine Spectator’s “Best of Award of Excellence 2018” for its wine list. Choose from fine French reds and eclectic Italian whites or get a bit more adventurous and offer Austrian, Hungarian and rare Lebanese wines to your guests. Coq D’Argent is ideal for small parties with up to 100 guests.
The City Summer House
One of the most sought-after party venues, The City Summer House comes to life in the summer. It is ideal for corporate as well as personal summer parties. A mélange of colour and cool, space offers beans bags, deck chairs and picnic tables. Guests can enjoy their summertime favourites at the outdoor bar that serves chilled cocktails along with beers and wines. The bar serves unlimited beer, wine and soft drinks. Guests can play Jenga and Connect 4 among other garden games. Folks can engage in table tennis and foosball as well. The garden contains has a BBQ/Hog Roast that epitomises summers and has its own special menu. The City Summer House has various summer party packages some of which include Popcorn Cart, Candy Floss Cart, Photobooth, Silent Disco, Fun Fair Stalls, Chocolate Fountain, Garden Background music, DJ and Disco.
You have your pick of venues with outside space for parties in summer. Let us know what you think about them and if we missed out on any unique party space in London ideal for summer parties.