BBQ Venues in London to Plan Your Grilling Bash This Summer

Dust off your grills and heat it up as London is all set to kick in summers. There’s still time to plan your perfect BBQ party that will be talked about all the way into the next year. But your backyard is not always the right place to host it. Save yourself the planning blues and the after-party clean up and let The City Collection choose a funky and hot BBQ spot for you. How about hosting it at one of the garden venues in London that we have in store for you? And many of these are offering super-hot BBQ deals and offers as well. Rest assured, we’ll keep you updated. We have handpicked BBQ venues in London for those who want to entertain your guests outdoors. Leave a comment below to share which is your favourite.

BBQ Overlooking the Ancient Roman Wall

Beautiful backdrop combined with bespoke BBQ menus, Wine Bar and Medieval Piazza at Grange City Hotel is sure to impress your guests. This outdoor venue overlooks the Ancient Roman wall serving as a breath-taking backdrop. And since summer is knocking the door, this wine bar is sure to remain busy all season. Booking it right away would be wise decision, especially knowing that Grange City Hotel is offering a special BBQ package. Yes, you read that right. The package includes cocktails, BBQ menu combined with unparalleled views, all starting from just £37.50 per person. Here is the menu on offer.

A Summer of Sport and BBQ

2014 has some of the best football, tennis, and horse racing matches in store for sport enthusiast. And what better than a combination of outdoor sports and scrumptious BBQ menus? C and B Canary Wharf is all set with additional screens to cover all the action. And if you want to catch the action live while relishing the BBQ platters, Corney and Barrow has a special BBQ offer for you. Book your seat for this special package now to enjoy your FIFA World Cup matches in summer style this year. To book the package, all you need to so is click on the enquire button.

BBQ amongst 2000 Species of Flora and Fauna

Take your BBQ bash into the mystical surrounding of the Conservatory at Barbican Centre. Underneath the glass-fronted ceiling, you’ll find almost 2000 species of flora and fauna to party amidst. In total, Barbican Centre can easily accommodate up to 1943 guests. Guests will get to enjoy barbeque style food and refreshing Pimms enclosed by birds, fishes, and tropical plants. Hire this venue for your BBQ party and make your guests feel as if they have stepped in a rainforest. As if that wasn’t enough, the venue also has two BBQ party offers to kick in summers in style. Here are all the details.

Bespoke BBQs at Rooftop Penthouse

Take your BBQ experience to another level with this amazing rooftop penthouse with garden and terrace. Everyone parties in the backyard! Why not take yours a few levels up the ground, and enjoy views of the city while savouring the grilled veggies and meat? But it’s London, what if the weather turns foul? Don’t worry you can take your guests inside the all-glass bar lit up with LED lights. Whether it’s a family reunion or a summer party, The Skyline Suite at Grange St Paul’s Hotel is a chic place to host it. And the special barbeque package at this venue is truly something to not miss. Enjoy tantalising cocktails, bespoke BBQs, and breath-taking views of St Pauls Cathedral and the city of London, all for just £47 per person.

Bright sun is all set to visit London soon so don’t waste time and start planning your BBQ party right away! And these special offers and summer party packages are like cherry on the cake. Get your friends and family together and make the most of your British summers.

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Special Christmas Party Package at Stationer’s Hall

Choosing a venue can be a nerve-wracking experience, when it comes to hosting a Christmas party in London. But don’t worry, as Stationer’s Hall has come up with a special Christmas package, to cater to a wide range of budgets and capacity requirements. This venue promises you a vibrant environment, great food, sparkling wines, and personalized catering services.

The most interesting part is that the venue is one of the ancient lively halls in the London. This lively hall boasts an impressive setting for a sit-down meal or buffet for up to 400 people. Hidden but impressive, this venue houses three cavernous, inter-linking rooms that make it one of the most perfect venues for corporate events and private occasions.

Here are the details of this special Christmas package to make your Christmas Eve dinner a memorable yet budget friendly affair.

  • This 16th century building houses the Livery Hall, Court Room, and Stock Room. All are available for corporate parties and private hire, from noon to 3.30pm
  • Classic cocktails, English sparkling wines and Bellini cocktails to satisfy your drinking appetite
  • An exquisite lunch menu that is perfect for both vegetarian and non-pork lover
  • Complimentary half-bottle wine and mineral water for every guest
  • High-ceilinged interior with religious icons and knickknacks
  • Professional event planning and execution
  • Including all the venue essentials, from personal catering service and fully manned cloakroom to fine English cutlery and linen table napkins
  • Car parking is also available for up to six cars in the courtyard

What else you need to have a memorable Christmas party in the capital? And the best draw is that all of this is available from just £90 + VAT per person. However, it is suggested to make your booking well in advance, as the package is available for limited period only. To know more about this special offer, you can get in touch with us.

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HMS Belfast Special Christmas Offers

HMS Belfast, the ex-Royal Navy cruiser turned into a museum brings forth special festive packages. Take your friends, family, or colleagues on board to toast Christmas in naval style. Spectacular views of the city, live music from “Sweethearts” band, delicious meal, and a tipple or two, what else do you need to celebrate Xmas in style. All historically restored rooms are festively adorned to make sure that your guests have a memorable event experience. Prices for these packages start from just £82.50 per person and are available from 22 November 2013 to January 2014. Find all the details below.

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve On the River

There isn’t a better place to count down to the New Year than HMS President in London is. A glimmering panorama of London on the backdrop, a night of indulgence and dance, and of course, the river fireworks display, this floating gem provides a perfect atmosphere in which to celebrate New Year. And to make your eve even more special, HMS President invites you on board with a special New Year party package. Here are the details:

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In and Out Club DDR Package

Situated in the heart of City, ‘In and Out Club’ is a perfect venue for arranging corporate meetings and conferences. Also known as, Naval and Military Club, this conference venue in London offers special ‘Day Delegate Rates’ or DDR packages to make your event more successful.

If you are planning a conference or a business meeting in London, then avail special DDR packages offered at this club. This Grade II listed venue features 6 rooms, all beautifully styled and adorned with some great original features.

6 Rooms at In and Out Club:
DDR Package Rates:

Day Delegate Rates at In and Out Club starts from –

  • £57.00 per head + VAT for members
  • £65.00 per head + VAT for non-members

Day Delegate Rate Package at In and Out Club:

  • Venue Hire at Naval Military Club from 8 am – 5 pm
  • Tea and coffee on arrival along with Danish pastries
  • Mid-morning coffee and tea with shortbread and cookies
  • Afternoon tea and coffee with a selection of cakes
  • Complimentary breakout rooms for meeting of more than 40 delegates
  • 1½ rounds per person of crisps, sandwiches, fresh fruits, and wraps
  • Iced water jugs with selection of cordials
  • Bowls of mint and seasonal fruits on table
  • Recycled paper, pencils, 1 x flip chart, and pens
  • Full event management

Opulent décor and grand facilities will surely make your event memorable at this venue in London. You can choose from their optional extras too, including screen, data projectors, additional flip charts, plasma screen, conference phones, and other specialist equipment for an extra price.

They also have additional refreshment and menu options, which you can avail as per your event requirements. All prices mentioned here are exclusive of VAT and are subject to availability. If you want to customise this package as per your needs, contact us on 020 7070 4488.

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Last Call for Shared Party Nights in London

Just a handful of dates remain for shared Christmas parties at elegant venues in the City of London. The following Christmas party venues have some availability left for shared parties in November and December 2013.

Hire a venue today to avoid last minute disappointment!
The fabulous Honourable Artillery Company (HAC) is hidden away in the City, offering an oasis of calmness away from bustling streets of London. Artillery Garden at HAC is one of the most sought after venues for shared Christmas parties in December. It has limited dates remaining this season. A special ‘Christmas in Hollywood’ theme awaits you at HAC this year. Your guests will feel like stars once they step onto red carpet and are caught in flashlights of paparazzi cameras.
Tower of London is a suitable venue for medieval style Christmas parties. Open from mid-November until mid-December 2013, this unusual and historic space is an ideal choice for your shared event. Limited dates are available with us, so book a table today to avoid any disappointment. This iconic venue is located in the City, offering breathtaking views of Thames. Rooms at Tower of London feature ancient artefacts and offer unique backdrop to throw a shared Christmas party for up to 300 guests.
Popular dates are booking fast at Gibson Hall in London. After their success of ‘Gold and Glitz in 2012’, Gibson Hall gives you ‘Once Upon a Christmas in 2013’. Get transported to Victorian times, as the venue offers a nostalgic Victorian décor for your Christmas. A shared event at this venue will set a tone for your guests, who will be greeted by sounds, sights, and smells of Victorian era. A stunning backdrop for your event, with crystal chandeliers and marble columns, Gibson Hall will surely make your event memorable.
Christmas with a ‘Speakeasy’ theme at Ironmongers Hall will make your event more exciting and spooky. Shared events at this venue are still remaining for key dates. If you wish to celebrate Christmas 2013 at Ironmongers Hall then call us on 020 7070 4488.

For more information on Christmas party dates and packages, you can send email enquiries at

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Calypso Christmas at the Barbican

Christmas is fast approaching and it is high time you hire a suitable venue in London for your celebrations. The Conservatory at the Barbican is one such party space, which offers unique atmosphere for Christmas celebrations.

Dark winter evenings and dramatically lit tropical plants, what else you can ask for your Christmas party at the Barbican.

But, to make your Christmas party more exciting, Barbican has a fabulous ‘Calypso Theme’ for 2013. You can choose from packages for both seated and standing parties as per your requirements. From themed beverages to delectable menus by Searcys, you can choose a perfect package for your celebrations.

In their package, you can have tropical theming, floral garlands, entertainment, themed waiting staff, dedicated event manager, complimentary cloakroom, table centres, and bespoke lighting.

From 250 guests for seated dinner to 650 people for standing reception, Barbican Centre is capable of hosting a Christmas party of your choice.
If you are still wondering how to recreate ‘Calypso’, magic this Christmas, then go through this package:

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Great Value Celebration Package at Bitter Sweet Venue

There are not many party places in London that you cannot get your eyes off. But Bitter Sweet is one of those venues where every late night party animal would love to whoop it up! Whether it is a birthday party with friends, a hen party, or any other impromptu occasion you want to celebrate, Bitter Sweet has a special party package for you.

Not to mention, with hip DJs sound tracking your night and a late night license until 3am, your celebration will be the hot topic amongst friends. And the exclusive moodily-lit ambience that gets everyone in the party mood is unparalleled. As if that were not enough, this special package has made it extremely affordable and this is a good news that will get all the partiers in London excited.

Here are the details of this great value package to get your party started at this cool cocktail bar.

  • Booth area for use before 8 pm
  • Daily Happy Hour from 5 pm
  • 2x beers per person or 2x bitter sweet signature cocktails
  • Mixed cold sharing boards to share
  • 2x bitter sweet or signature cocktails per person or ½ bottles of wine per person

And the best part is that all of this is available from just £22.99 per person. Isn’t that amazing? But make sure to make your booking well ahead of time as the package is valid for limited period only. For more information, send us an enquiry.

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Once Upon a Christmas at Gibson Hall

Planning your Christmas party last minute means, you will end up with fewer venue choices. And it’s already September. But do not worry, as Gibson Hall is offering special Christmas party package. After the huge success of ‘Gold and Glitz 2012’ Christmas offer, ‘Once upon a Christmas at Gibson Hall’ is sure to be a huge hit. If you are really looking forward to an elegant Christmas bash this year, it is better to book this package now considering that iconic venues like Gibson Hall get booked months in advance. Here are the details of the package.

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Do You Think It Is Too Early To Book An Office Christmas Party?

We know that London summer is still on but it is not too early to think how you will celebrate your office Christmas in 2013. It has been a royal magic this year, with Prince George Alexander Louis coming to the family. And, with plenty more festivities to come this year, why not plan a perfect office Christmas party in London now.

Every year, we at TheCityCollection offer a huge range of Christmas party venues in Central London to throw magical events as per your requirements. This year too, we bring to a selection of amazing office Christmas venues, where you can plan a corporate event as per you needs.

Some of the venues listed here will give you special offers and party packages to make sure you plan an unforgettable event in the City.
Christmas at The Brewery is simply unique as compared to other Christmas venues in London. It is one of highly recommended corporate Christmas venue, where you can plan a stunning holiday party.

Every year in December, a brand new theme is conjured up to give a breathtaking set up for your celebrations. In 2013, ‘Miami’s Notorious Nightclub is Reborn’ at The Brewery, giving you a chance to have a great corporate Christmas in London. Enjoy amidst an exciting environment, yummy food, drinks, dazzling entertainment, and service.

The special Christmas package at The Brewery include party for 35 – 1500 guests, with all-inclusive. This will leave you free to plan an office Christmas, without worrying about any hidden costs.

Limited dates available for office Christmas party 2013. So, if you are planning a corporate Christmas this season, make your bookings today. At TheCityCollection, we offer easy online venue booking process. Just send us an email at or make an online enquiry by filling the form here.

We strive hard to offer best venues at best prices right in the heart of the City. We have a list of top Christmas party venues, and you can hire them online as per your preferences. So, hurry up! Only limited dates are available with limited venues offering special packages this year.

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