The biggest date in the calendar, an occasion to go all out for, Gala dinners are so many people’s favourite events to attend. But finding vast venues that can seat over 200, 500, or even over one thousand people can be testing. Discover Villiers’ Venue Finding team’s top picks for the best gala dinner venues in London.
Villiers’ free venue finding service sources the most spectacular venues for every occasion. No matter your requirements, let Villiers help you plan an event you will treasure for years to come. From the intimate to the vast or even the unique gala dinner venues in London, find the space that is right for you. Find out more about Villiers’ free venue finding service here.
1) The Roundhouse
The Roundhouse in Camden is one of the biggest venues in London hosting dinners for up to 850 people. The Roundhouse is a vast, flexible space waiting to be transformed to your bespoke requirements and, includes a spectacular large balcony overlooking the main event space, which is perfect for a drinks reception prior to the dinner. The Roundhouse is architecturally stunning, with high ceilings and spectacular steel pillars, the space was originally built to contain a railway turntable. Now it’s the premier event space in London, get in touch for The Roundhouse venue hire.
The stunning QE11 looks out over London’s iconic skyline including Big Ben and the Shard, the perfect backdrop for a stunning gala dinner. Seating up to 930 for dinner or hosting up to 900 people for a drinks reception, the QEII is a huge, award-winning space located in central London. Dedicated to expert event theming and genius catering, there is a reason why the QEII recently celebrated 30 years at the heart of the events industry.
3) East Wintergarden
One of the largest venues in Central London, East Wintergarden is an event space designed to be flexible and to transform to your bespoke requirements. A glass front and ceiling means that light spills into the main hall, which can seat up to 500 people and can host up to 1,000 people for a standing reception. Looking over the spectacular London skyline, East Wintergarden is conveniently located in Canary Wharf.
4) 8 Northumberland Avenue
One of London’s most elegant venues, 8 Northumberland’s traditional stylings never fail to impress. High ceilings and glittering chandeliers, discover the beautiful ballrooms of 8 Northumberland Avenue which has the capability to seat up to 500 people for dinner and 700 people for a drinks and canape reception. The venue is beautiful and the service is world-class, all of your needs and more will be met with a gala dinner at 8 Northumberland Avenue. 8 Northumberland Avenue is located in Central London, just a stone’s throw from Trafalgar Square.
There is nothing like the V&A for an iconic location, adding magic and sophistication to every occasion. Why not enjoy pre-dinner drinks in the famous John Madejski Garden beautifully lit up at night? There are endless possibilities with the V&A, choose from a variety of galleries for the appropriate place for your event. Hosting up to 600 people for a reception and dinner for 400, explore the unrivalled beauty of the V&A after dark.
Speak to Villiers’ Venue Finding team today and start discovering new venues for a gala dinner in London to create an evening you and your guests will always treasure.BACK TO OUR JOURNAL