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3 for 2 DDR at  IET Venues  - Venue ideas in London 3 for 2 DDR at IET Venues

IET Venues is offering 3 for 2 day delegate rate savings of up to £10,000 at all three of its venues.The offer is available for small meetings and conferences, and includes lunch and room hire from 8am-5pm.

Need help with your event-planning? - Venue ideas in London Need help with your event-planning?

Check out our step-by-step guides to all aspects of event organising, from food and furniture to entertainment and AV. Need to organise your office Christmas party for the first time? Not sure how many portaloos you need to hire for your next event? You’ll find all the answers – and much more – in our handy collection of Organiser’s Guides. Speakers, teambuilding, theming and flowers are among the many topics covered.

Private Members Clubs - Event Reviews & Venue Focus Private Members Clubs

From the grand to the industrial, there’s a private members’ club in London to suit all tastes. And they aren’t as impenetrable as you might think, finds Olivia Walmsley

Open House Invite at The East Rooms and Win a £5,000 Party - Venue ideas in London Open House Invite at The East Rooms and Win a £5,000 Party

Sexy Shoreditch members’ club The East Rooms has the competition of the decade (so far) for V&E readers. After a hugely successful run, the pop-up Alpine ski lodge has come to a close and it’s up to you to decide what it becomes next. Send your ideas for a spring/summer rooftop pop-up and you could win a private party worth £5,000! Come to look round the venue at its open house, next Wednesday 17 February. Check out the ski lodge and take pary in a keg party, cocktail masterclass and BBQ. Click for the invite.

Mini Features - Mini Features Mini Features

From reviews of individual bedrooms, function rooms and PDRs across London and the UK to hot catering news and tips, you'll find it all here.

Christmas Party Options - Venue ideas in London Christmas Party Options

If you want to book a character venue, restaurant, nightclub, bar or hotel for this years’ company Christmas party, possibly with the perennial 'dancing later', there are plenty of great parties on offer. Here are some of the best options in London:

London Hilton - Venue ideas in London London Hilton

Sweeping views over Hype Park & Park Lane is what you’ll get if you hold your party at the London Hilton. Choose from the 1,000-capacity ballroom & a host of stunning rooms holding from ten to 100 people.

Sports Cafe - Venue ideas in London Sports Cafe

With five bars, a dance floor and a multitude of screens showing sporting action, the buzzy atmosphere of the Sports Cafe in Haymarket provides a lively setting for Christmas parties of any size up to 650.

Institute of Directors - Venue ideas in London Institute of Directors

Why not immerse yourself this festive season in the timeless elegance of 116 Pall Mall, home of the Institute of Directors (SW1), where the traditional surroundings will be jumping to a top DJ 'til 1am.

Carlton Tower  - Venue ideas in London Carlton Tower

The Jumeirah Carlton Tower, the five-star hotel in the heart of Knightsbridge, is an impressive venue for an extravagant Christmas party. The hotel can provide a variety of rooms suitable for small and large parties.

Law Society’s Hall - Venue ideas in London Law Society’s Hall

The stunning Law Society’s Hall has a number of rooms suitable for Christmas parties. The catering is expertly taken care of by Leith's – who can provide anything from tasty canapes to a formal banqueting menu.

Kingsway Hall Hotel - Venue ideas in London Kingsway Hall Hotel

Located in fashionable Covent Garden, the Kingsway Hall Hotel offers a contemporary and elegant setting for Christmas parties. A selection of delicious menus has been created, starting from £36 pp.

The Westbury Mayfair - Venue ideas in London The Westbury Mayfair

This festive season, The Westbury Mayfair is not only offering some great-value party packages, the hotel is also decking its halls with dazzling decorations to create a ‘home away from home’ for the holidays.

Sound - Venue ideas in London Sound

Sound offers the ultimate experience in Christmas parties with its eight bars, two dance floors and video screens. The dynamic atmosphere provides a lively setting for parties from 10 to 600 people.

Cabinet War Rooms  - Venue ideas in London Cabinet War Rooms

Celebrate Christmas in Churchill's secret London HQ at the Cabinet War Rooms (SW1). The party package enables up to 320 people to enjoy the recently refurbished historical building. (From £70 pp incl. disco)

Fabric - Venue ideas in London Fabric

Music lovers should head for Fabric, one of Europe’s leading dance & music venues, this Christmas, where a whooping 1600 people can dance the night away among glass, brick, wood & steel.

Science Museum - Venue ideas in London Science Museum

The Science Museum (SW7) in South Kensington offers an amazing selection of party venues and ideas this season - choose from three all-inclusive packages from £110 per person, or create your own theme.

Veeraswamy & Chutney Mary - Venue ideas in London Veeraswamy & Chutney Mary

Masala World’s famous Indian restaurants, Veeraswamy & Chutney Mary are great settings for parties or private functions. Both restaurants boast sophisticated looks & exciting Indian menus.

London Marriott Hotel Park Lane - Venue ideas in London London Marriott Hotel Park Lane

At the London Marriott Hotel Park Lane you can celebrate the festive season in one of the stunning private and intimate function rooms or at the 140 Park Lane Restaurant & Bar, which offers a range of tempting menus.

HMS Belfast - Venue ideas in London HMS Belfast

HMS Belfast was preserved for the nation in 1971 as a unique reminder of Britain's Naval Heritage. She makes an amazing setting for Christmas parties & commands wonderful views across the river.

Browns Courtrooms - Venue ideas in London Browns Courtrooms

Celebrate this Christmas in court at Browns Courtrooms, where up to 100 diners can enjoy the delicious menus that have been created for festive parties. Prices start at £40 for a three-course lunch menu.

Browns Restaurants & Bars - Venue ideas in London Browns Restaurants & Bars

Famous for their high standards of food & service, Browns Restaurants & Bars are also hugely popular for X-mas parties, for up to 100 people for a sit-down dinner or 200 for a stand-up reception.

National Army Museum - Venue ideas in London National Army Museum

This festive season, the National Army Museum is offering a 20 per cent discount on the cost of hiring the venue for Christmas parties. The venue offers a host of exciting rooms that are great for social gathering.