Our Top 5 Garden Event Venues in London
With a plethora of options at your fingertips, looking for the perfect space to host a garden event in London may seem overwhelming. Here at Private Dining London, we’ve done the hard work for you and chosen our top 5 garden venues to host your next event, whatever the occasion. From outdoor courtyards reminiscent of a French Chateau to chic, modern simplicity, we’ve got you covered.
The Courtyard at Dartmouth House
37 Charles St, Mayfair, London W1J 5ED
Capacity: 120 standing. 120 seated.
Set in the heart of Mayfair, the Courtyard at Dartmouth House feels as though you’ve stepped outside of London and onto the terrace of a French chateau. Beautifully decorated with water fountains and ornate wrought iron outdoor settings, the courtyard is the perfect place to entertain anywhere 120 guests standing or seated. Despite it’s central location, the open air space feels private and secluded and is sure to impress.
The Conservatory at The Barbican
Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS
Capacity: 150 seated.
The Conservatory at the Barbican is a tropical gem nestled within the concrete streets of central London. Home to over 2000 species of tropical plants and trees, the Conservatory is decorated with moody coloured lighting to create the perfect party atmosphere. The venue can accommodate up to 150 seated guests however if you’re hosting a larger event, the conservatory can be combined with the garden room to hold up to 600 guests.
The Gardens at the Laban Building
Laban Building, Creekside, London SE8 3DZ
Capacity: 250 seated. 400 standing.
If you’re after more of a blank canvas, the gardens at the Laban Building provide a stunning space to host up to 400 standing guests. At approximately 600 square meters, the amphitheatre-style landscape is uniquely complemented by the glass façade of the Laban Building to give the perfect nature-meets-city feel.
Garden Huts @ Hope and Anchor
123 Acre Ln, Brixton, London SW2 5UA
Capacity: Each hut can fit up to 15 people. 250 standing for the whole outdoor venue.
For the smallest parties to more large-scale events of up to 250 standing guests, the unique Garden Huts at the Hope and Anchor can cater to all your outdoor party needs. If unpredictable weather is a concern, the huts provide extra shelter so rain or shine, you can ensure your event will be a success. Each individual hut is heated and even contain a TV; perfect for sporting fans!
Courtyard @ The Sanderson
50 Berners St, Fitzrovia, London W1T 3NG
Capacity: 80 banquet style. 180 reception.
Complete with mosaics, lush greenery and eye-catching water features, the Japanese inspired courtyard at the Sanderson Hotel provides a chic setting for any event. At 112 square meters, the venue is able to host anywhere up to 180 seated guests and audio-visual equipment is available upon request if you want to give your event an interesting, modern edge.