The 5 Best Outdoor Venues in Berlinby Akshayaa RaniM, 09 January 2024
When it comes to hosting outdoor events such as garden parties, product launches, music festivals, meetings, conferences, trade shows, team building sessions, congresses and more, Berlin may seem like an unlikely candidate.
After all, the German capital is known for being an ultra-urban jungle of quirky art galleries, chill-out bars and repurposed indoor venues for international congresses and private gatherings.
But did you know that parks, forests and water cover around 40 per cent of the German capital? And with over 3,000 lakes in Berlin and the surrounding state of Brandenburg, the city is not just an urban playground for the sun-shy!
Rather, Berlin boasts pleasant and warm weather in the late spring and summer months, as well as a dynamic mix of history and modernity, as evidenced by landmarks such as the Brandenburg Gate, the Reichstag and the Berlin TV Tower. Many of Berlin's tourist attractions offer a glimpse into the city's history, making any outdoor event a unique experience.
Berlin also has an extensive and reliable public transport network, including underground and light rail, buses and trams. This means event attendees can move around the city seamlessly and safely without sweat!
From sprawling green spaces to rooftop venues, Berlin offers event planners an abundance of outdoor venues for all types of successful events under the sky! Read on to find out what Berlin has to offer for your outdoor event!
1. A Venue in Berlin in a Former Gas Station
Fuel your imagination at this unconventional outdoor venue in Berlin in a former gas station.
Built in the 1930s, this special historic building near the S Marzahn station is a unique venue in Berlin. With charming exposed brick walls outside and a beautiful canopy roof, bright windows and high ceilings inside, it offers a balanced mix of old and new.
The venue has a touch of modern style and comes with all the amenities you need: a full kitchen, projector, screen, great sound system, furniture and fast internet. There's plenty of parking too.
It's perfect for smaller gatherings, with space for up to 18 guests. So if you want your event to stand out, this is the place to be.
2. A Mesmerising Event Venue in Berlin Overlooking the Beach
Swap city views for beach vibes at this mesmerising event venue in Berlin overlooking the beach.
At this outdoor venue, your event is set against the symphony of sea breezes and the warmth of sandy shores.
And for an extra dose of tranquillity, the colour palette here is a calming blend of blues, sand, and crisp whites, creating a serene atmosphere for your gathering.
Next, let’s discuss capacity. This event venue can comfortably accommodate 275 people in a standing setup, 250 people in a theatre-style setup, 200 in a dining setup, and up to 80 people in a u-shaped setup.
As for amenities, expect top-notch sound equipment, a projector, reliable internet, comfortable furniture, and refreshing drinking water. Parking is a breeze with ample space available for attendees.
A Splendid Outdoor Venue in Berlin on a Rooftop
When you pick this splendid outdoor venue on a rooftop for your next event, Berlin's skyline isn't just a view, it's the backdrop.
This cosmopolitan oasis is perched on the roof of an old brick building. It’s a chic outdoor terrace with wooden decking, artificial grass, lounging furniture, and a barbecue. Inside, there's a rooftop conservatory with trendy vintage furniture and a stylish room for meetings, private dining or extending the party vibe.
This 140m² rooftop gem in Berlin has the capacity to accommodate up to 30 people.
It’s the place to be for corporate events since its amenities include projectors, high-speed WiFi, music equipment, flipcharts and more.
4. A Waterfront Outdoor Space in Berlin with Spectacular Views
Get a front row seat to nature's splendor when you book this waterfront venue in Berlin with spectacular views.
Just a five-minute walk from Ostbahnhof station, this venue sits on the banks of the River Spree. This means that your event attendees will get amazing views of the river and stunning sunsets for free! Combine this with the quaint cobblestone floors and picnic furniture, and you've got a storybook setting for your event.
In regards to capacity, this outdoor terrace can accommodate up to 400 people for a standing reception.
Amenities include ample parking, furniture, drinking water and excellent internet connectivity.
- Bonus reading: If you like waterfront venues, check out these fabulous and unique waterside event venues in Berlin.
5. A Unique Venue in Berlin with a Skyline View
Don’t be surprised if the city’s skyline steals the show at your outdoor event when you book this unique venue in Berlin with a skyline view.
Located on the first floor of a popular building in the heart of Berlin, this outdoor venue has a stylish layout with a staircase, cloakroom, welcome area, two action spots and four cosy lounges.
And if you want to relax, there are two bars with plenty of comfortable seating. The main bar is long with 15 stools and the smaller one at the end has a fantastic view from the terrace.
The terrace is 100 square metres and can seat 30-100 people depending on how you set it up. It also has a great view of Alexanderplatz.
Fully air-conditioned, this venue can hold between 350 and 1000 people, depending on how you arrange things.
In terms of amenities, you'll get furniture, lighting, sound equipment, projectors, screens, whiteboards, and even a fully equipped kitchen.
Can’t wait to host your next event under the stars? The curation of our top five favourite outdoor venues in Berlin is bound to make your event a matter of the moment! You can also choose from our other event venues in Berlin to find a space for any other events you may have in the city.
And if you want to know where you should host your next event, check out the best areas in Berlin for hosting events. Enjoy!
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