When looking to hire a large event space in London for a wedding, a corporate party or just a private celebration, it can be hard to find a venue that suits everyone.
The ideal venue for a large crowd is one that is flexible enough to accommodate multiple types of people. A trendy bar in Soho may be too dark and loud for some and an open roof bar is a seasonal occasion. Typically, London has a fair share of unusual and quirky venues to win over guests with and so you are not short of choice.
Have you ever considered hosting your event in a football stadium? Not only do they cater to a vast capacity of guests, but they also often include wet hire and corporate boxes for smaller, more intimate parties.
Here are 7 large event spaces in London that you can hire for your next corporate or private event.
Charlton Athletic Football Club – The Valley Stadium
Home to the Addicks since 1919, the Charlton Athletic Football Club has proved to be a successful venue for many prestigious events over the years.
Within the venue, there are 12 spaces available for hire outside Match days. The Valley is exceptionally flexible in allowing you to create and execute any theme or style for your event.
The largest space within the venue is the North Stand which holds 1000 standing guests and 700 sitting guests. Further, The Valley also has a private entrance and reception area so that guests can still feel like a VIP without having to hire the whole stadium. The North Stand is available for dry hire all year round, providing access to the fully functioning kitchen, reception, 200 free parking spaces, table linen, tables and chairs.
The Valley are experts in providing a bespoke and high-quality service to fit anybody and everybody’s needs and vision for an event.
Situated just 15 minutes train journey from Central London and close by to the M25 and A2, this is the ideal venue for guests coming from all over the South of the UK.
Chelsea Football Club – Stamford Bridge
Incorporating a variety of restaurants, health club and spa, with adaptable meeting spaces for corporate conferences, the Stamford Bridge is the guaranteed venue to wow your clients and employees.
Altogether, there are 25 function suites, 60 syndicate rooms as well as the Great Hall which holds up to 1000 people. Integrated with the latest technologies, all conference rooms are sure to aid the smooth running and success of any meeting.
The opportunities are endless when hosting an event at Chelsea FC, take a break and relax in the health and spa club, or head over to Frankie’s Sports Bar and Grill for a lunchtime snack. This venue is perfect for gala dinners, champagne receptions, award ceremonies and any other forms of celebration! Including on-site accommodation at their hotels, unwind a book a room.
The Chelsea Club is placed close to great transport links as well as to the Centre of London and is easily accessible for all guests.
To find out what Chelsea FC can do for your event, get in touch by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 0207 915 1926.
Saracens Rugby Club – Allianz Park
Allianz Park is the ideal sustainable venue for hire in London due to its adaptability to offer a capacity ranging from 5 to 2000 delegates. The events team at the Allianz Park will work with you to create bespoke, personalised packages for your event to ensure the success of the gathering.
Allianz Park also offers 16 executive boxes to hire with a glass overlook of the pitch for corporate events, meetings or smaller activity. These boxes include complimentary Wi-Fi, AV and PA system, outside to the access and air conditioning.
Are you struggling to find a venue for your next work outing? There are a range of team building facilities available at Allianz Park and the 26 acres of green trees and fields.
The venue is also widely available for weddings, with the largest space having a capacity of 2,500 and rooms where an optional wedding breakfast can be arranged for 1,000 delegates. The in-house catering team will be available and on hand to help you create the perfect menu to suit all dietary requirements. Allianz Park is located just 300 metres from the Junction 2 of the M1 and 12 minutes from the M25. There are over 800 free parking spaces on the site and the venue is in proximity to Mill Hill Broadway and Mill East stations.
For more information, get in touch by emailing email@example.com or calling 0203 675 7290.
Tottenham Hotspur Football Club – Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
There is an extensive variety of events that can be held at the stadium, from weddings and parties to corporate events and awards dinners. Working with you to create a memorable event, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium has 13 spaces available to hire ranging from a capacity of 120 to 2000 delegates.
Located within walking distance from the London Overground and Underground stations and well-connected to Central London, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium is accessible to an extremely wide variety of people from all over the UK.
For more information on hosting your special occasion at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0208 365 5140.
Home to England’s Rugby team, Twickenham Stadium is renowned for its excellent range of facilities and large capacity. Whether you’re hosting a conference or throwing a corporate celebration, the stadium enables you to work with them to create a specialised, bespoke event that suits yours and your guests’ needs.
Catering for many guests comes effortlessly for this venue who have an extensive selection of spaces available to hire for events. There are 25 dedicated function rooms and 150 private boxes for smaller, more intimate meetings. The largest space in the Stadium is the Rose Suite which can accommodate up to 1,500 delegates.
Twickenham stands out from other venues in London because of its unique spaces such as the Twickenham Cellar, where 14 delegates can celebrate over a VIP dinner. As well as private dining rooms, there is a selection of meeting rooms and other spaces which are perfect for drinks receptions.
The venue is located just 6 miles (9.66 km) from Heathrow Airport and has easily accessible transport links to the trains into Central London. Further, there are 2,000 complimentary car parking spaces for guests at the stadium as well as on-site accommodation at 4* Marriott Hotel with 156 rooms.
If you’d like to get more information on how you can plan a flawless wedding, Christmas, birthday or corporate event, email email@example.com or call 020 8744 9997
Watford Football Club – Vicarage Road Stadium
Home to Watford FC, the Vicarage Road Stadium is the answer to conferences, weddings, parties, events and meetings with their broad selection of spaces available to hire. The staff are dedicated to working cohesively with you to host a flawless event with a menu that fits your requirements and expectations.
There are 13 luxury suites and 15 corporate boxes that include a stunning view of the pitch. The main function room has a capacity of 200, the perfect size for a corporate party! Vicarage Road Stadium is able to cater for all types of events from weddings and student proms to funeral receptions and is situated close by Northwood Hills Underground station. If you’d like to find out more information on Vicarage Road Stadium and what they can do for your event, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01923 496000.
West Ham United Football Club – The London Stadium
The former Olympic stadium in Queen Elizabeth Country Park is now available for meetings, events and private venue hire in London. The London Football Stadium is well known for holding the 2012 Olympics and has used that opportunity to transform these spaces within the stadium into some of the most stylish venue spaces in London.
Now home to West Ham Football Club, the London Stadium is a modern and impressive venue for a whole spectrum of bespoke events. When hosting an event there, your guests are sure to have a memorable experience in a space that has a gold-winning history. Located less than half a mile away from a hotel and close to Stratford train station, London Stadium is the most idyllic venue for every and any event.
To find out more information, email LSEvents@delawarenorth.com or call 0208 522 6144. These unique and historic stadiums are the perfect place to host your event so why not get in touch with us here at Stadium Experience and let us tell you what we can do for you by emailing email@example.com or calling 0345 226 5494.