The best summer party venues in London

From rooftops, to open grass spaces, London has fantastic venues that are perfect for hosting your 2017 summer party. Capture the essence of summer, and sip from exotic cocktails whilst maintaining a contingency plan for when English sunshine fails us.

At Villiers, we’ve got the best summer party venues in the City of London, Shoreditch and the West End. Whether you’re looking to plan a corporate summer party or a birthday party, we can help you find the perfect venue for your summer party that will see you soak up summer right. And why stop with the venue? Let our experts take the pressure off you and Let us know if you want any help from our fantastic team of experts in creating your bespoke event.

The Honourable Artillery Company,contains the Artillery Garden: the largest garden in the City of London. It’s perfect for any sporting activity to be played, for a summer drinks reception, inflatable fun days or whatever the occasion. The HAC has a series of other event spaces as well as the option for a marquee should the British weather not comply.

Kensington Roof Gardens
Kensington Roof Gardens has a fun and vibrant atmosphere that is essential to a summer party. Frequented by celebrities and VIP guests, the Kensington Roof Gardens has a long history of delivering exceptional events. The flamingo decorations, large chess games, ponds and three types of garden makes this space truly spectacular.

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The Barbican
Nothing says summer like an inner-city jungle: The Barbican garden conservatory is a tropical paradise. London’s second largest heated conservatory, is a large space covered in stone walk ways, vibrant fish, 2,000 species of tropical plants and trees. It’s an incredible sight to see, and perfect for a summer party and the space is even covered.

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The Deck
The Deck is at a private space at the top of the National Theatre, with large floor to ceiling windows that look over panoramic views of the River Thames and across the City of London. The Deck includes a large outdoor terrace which is the ideal design for a summer party, you can even barbecue there. The Deck | Summer Party | Venue Finding

Soak up the best of summer with this City of London venue that looks out directly on St Paul’s Cathedral and the rest of the London skyline this is the best venue. One of the largest terraces in Europe means it really is one of the best venues around and there’s no limited to what you can do at Madison. Available for private hire.


Coq d’Argent
A rooftop with grass in the City of London? You don’t get a more summer venue than Coq D’Argent: that neighbours some of the most impressive architecture features in London. The coveted heated rooftop terraces are perfect for any summer party, and the delicious food and top notch cocktails will make it an unforgettable occasion.

Way above the street of Shoreditch is the stunning Culpepper greenhouse and garden that grows a medley of different herbs and vegetables. Available for private hire, it’s a smaller venue than most, but with unrivalled views over the City, including the Gherkin making it a spectacular treasure in London.

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Overlooking the spectacular Trafalgar Square, Vista rooftop bar puts you in the company of Lord Nelson as it’s located at the top of the Trafalgar Hotel. There are four event spaces that can hold up to a total of 180 people. The venue is iconic and sophisticated and is sure to start your summer off with a bang.

The magical John Madejski Garden is an oasis of beauty in the heart of one of the most iconic museums in London. The enchanting design becomes more beautiful at night when the gardens features are lit up. Not to worry if it were to rain, the Dome space comes free when you hire the garden for this possibility.V &  A | Venue Finding | Summer Party

At Villiers, we’ve got you covered for every eventuality of the summer and we would love to help you plan your perfect summer party event. Get in touch to speak with one of our experts today and let us take care of all the details.