Acknowledging the very best in London’s event and live marketing venues, supplier and affiliate organisations, the London Venue Awards are acknowledged as a benchmark of quality and best practice.
The winners underline London’s position as one of Europe’s most creative, skilled and forward thinking destinations for the live events sector. Nineteen categories were awarded and recognise historic and unique venues, new openings and suppliers who help bring taste, colour and flair to many events.
The winners are:
Best New or Refurbished Venue - Printworks London (Created by Venue Lab)
Best Historic Venue or Livery Hall - Alexandra Palace
Best Sporting Venue for Events - Lord’s Cricket Ground
Best Unusual or Unique Venue - Tanner Warehouse
Best Catering at a Venue - Tobacco Dock Food
Best Venue Customer Service – Under 500 (reception) - 30 Euston Square
Best Venue Customer Service – Over 500 (reception) - QEII Centre
Best Christmas Party Venue - Swan, Shakespeare’s Globe
Best Summer Party Venue - The Beach Bar at The Montague on the Gardens Hotel
Best London Rooftop or Venue with a View - Aviary
Best Wedding Venue - One Great George Street
Best London Event Venue – less than 500 attendees - Wellcome Collection
Best London Event Venue – 500 to 1,000 attendees - Troxy
Best London Event Venue – 1,000 plus attendees - Printworks London (Created by Venue Lab)
Best London Bar or Club - Seymour’s Parlour
Best London Meeting Room for up to 50 attendees - The Greenhouse at the Clubhouse
Best Venue Space in the City - Landing Forty Two (Created by Venue Lab)
Most Versatile London Venue (1000 attendees or less) - RIBA
Most Versatile London Venue (over 1000 attendees) - Somerset House
Claire Wormsley, director of GCN Events, comments, “The London Venue Awards are highly anticipated and both fought and sought after; they have become a differentiator and a definer of quality and best practice. We are delighted that so many have entered this year to celebrate their achievements with their peers, and our congratulations go to all of the winners and runners up in what has been the toughest London Venue Award competition on record”.
Tracy Halliwell MBE, Director of Business Tourism & Major Events at London & Partners, adds, “London constantly amazes us in terms of the variety of venues, expertise and people working hard to achieve success, and these awards are no different. It’s a competitive market, but industry peers coming together to champion each other’s achievements represents the best of the business and we wholeheartedly support that. We would like to extend our congratulations to all the winners.”