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Xmas in Westminster
Westminster, the heart of London. Home to some of the capital’s most iconic buildings and landmarks, The City of Westminster is the perfect location to hold a festive event if you are really looking to “wow” your guests. With snow crunching beneath your feet and the spectacular Christmas lights that adorn the streets, there’s really something quite magical about the capital during Christmas. From small exclusive team celebrations to large-scale jolly shared parties involving the entire company, Westminster boasts an experience that is totally unmatched by other locations across the world.
Central Hall Westminster
Even if you are only planning a flying visit, making the effort to visit some of the tourist attractions will always be worthwhile. Thistle City Barbican is conveniently located 3 miles away from the pure wealth of history and architecture of Westminster Abbey. Whether you are religious or not, there is no denying the magnificence and tranquillity of the abbey during Christmas, one of the UK’s most renowned churches, it really is something you have to see in person.
Another fantastic example would be Her Majesty’s Buckingham Palace. Park Plaza Sherlock Holmes offers amazing Xmas parties at just 2 miles (9 mins) from this amazing building that has housed generations of Royalty, and is the spectacular location of the Queen’s Christmas speech. If you haven’t visited London before, this should be on the top of your list for tourist attractions. Let’s not forget Big Ben and The Houses of Parliament, probably the world’s most well-known building within the United Kingdom, this is again another must-see in Westminster.
Christmas activities in Westminster
Once you have seen some of the spectacular landmarks, there is a full plethora of activities to choose from in Westminster. Madame Tussauds’ waxworks or The Grand Connaught Rooms situated at 4 miles from Kensington Palace, choosing to host an Exclusive Christmas party at Westminster must be a day and night event to truly receive the full experience.
Xmas Parties in Westminster
With so much to see and do, planning an event in the Westminster is no easy feat, however ensuring that finding a breath-taking venue could be a pain-free task by searching for a Exclusive or Shared parties in London. Westminster is home to some of the finest hotels and venues available in London, you really are spoilt for choice. As Westminster is such a small geographic area, location is usually not an issue when trying to find a venue, so a lot of scope is then for choosing a space that entirely satisfies your needs and Christmas desires.
First on the list will most likely be size. You will need to ensure that you choose the right venue for your Christmas party by ensuring that it can accommodate the number of guests you have invited. Westminster is home to smaller, more boutique hotels, as well as large grandiose venues, and it is important that you choose a size that compliments the number of guests that are invited. Although it is obviously vital that your guests can fit in the venue, it is equally as important to make sure that you don’t choose too large a venue, which can make the atmosphere of your event feel empty and cold. With so much on offer throughout Westminster, you are guaranteed to find your perfect option. However securing a date is not always a guarantee, so book early to avoid disappointment!
The Kia Oval
Plan your Christmas Party
If you are looking for a large venue, look no further than the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge. Set in the heart of South Bank, with exquisite views of the Big Ben and the House of Parlament, this venue has a maximum capacity of 1890 guests. If you are looking for something a little smaller, but equally as impressive, why not try Kia Oval, only 7 minutes away from City of Westminster and home to the nation’s most prestigious Test Cricket ground, this fabulous venue has a maximum capacity of 500 guests. Large enough to accommodate a medium-large sized company, but still small enough to offer an personal environment, this well known venue has the complete package. Another similar venue is the VSC. The Victory Services Club is a registered charity that uses profits from events to support members of the armed forces and their families. The venue has a maximum capacity of 300 delegates, standing, and boasts one of the largest panoramic projection screens in the UK, which could be an amazing tool for Christmas presentations. For a smaller event, The Wesley is the perfect chic hotel to impress your guests. Set in Euston Street, with a maximum capacity of 120 delegates, this central venue is ideal for more intimate gatherings.
All of the venues within Westminster are within easy walking distance of the districts major attractions and landmarks, meaning that you can spend less time on the logistics of your event and more time enjoying the beauty of the capital in Christmas. With so much on offer, you may find yourself extending your visit, however whether you are staying for one night or three, Westminster is sure to offer you an experience which is truly special.