The 7 Most Distinctive Rooftop Locations in London

by Akshayaa RaniM,  29 January 2024
by Akshayaa Rani M, 29 January 2024
The 7 Most Distinctive Rooftop Locations in London

There’s something cinematic about viewing the London skyline from a swanky rooftop. That's why we’re providing an exclusive tour of the most distinctive rooftop locations in London!

Imagine celebrating moments of joy, sipping your favourite cocktail and enjoying panoramic views of the city's iconic skyline.

Intrigued? Well, hold on to your hats because we're about to elevate your expectations. Whether planning a grand soirée or seeking a tranquil escape high above the bustling streets, join us as we uncover the hidden gems of the capital's rooftop scene.

Let's ascend to new heights together!

1. Picturesque Rooftop Space in London With 360 Degree Views
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Picturesque Rooftop Space in London With 360 Degree Views via Eventflare

Let’s start in the heart of Central London, shall we? Up first we’ve got a picturesque venue with fashionable decor.

This is undoubtedly one of the best rooftop spaces in London for those who want to see landmarks up close and personal.

From the panoramic views of St Paul’s Cathedral, Tower Bridge and the Shard, to the immersive surroundings amidst the city's towering edifices, this space is as exclusive as it gets.

It's the ultimate setting for a range of events, be it summer parties, corporate gatherings, or product launches, accommodating up to 80 guests.

The venue is equipped with state-of-the-art amenities, including audiovisual equipment, furniture, and high-speed WiFi, and is supported by an event manager to ensure your event's success.

Plus, you'll have access to a discreet back-of-house area for all your prep and storage needs. Classic, trendy, and versatile - this rooftop space is truly one of London's finest.

2. Trendy Rooftop Location in London With Great Views of London
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Trendy Rooftop Location in London With Great Views of London via Eventflare

Our next stop is in the luxurious West End of London. Way up in the sky, we’ve got an exclusive terrace that offers a flexible space perfect for any gathering, whether it's casual after-work drinks or sophisticated business dinners.

Embrace the cosy atmosphere as you relax outdoors, with an adjoining trendy rooftop terrace adding a touch of fresh air to the experience.

You’ll see extravagant greenery, charming skylights, and plenty of rich wooden fixtures, so you’ll never feel un-fancy for a second.

Plus, this venue excels with seasonal decorations - our favourite being the Winter Lights at Christmas.

They’re famed for their food too. Catering to all dietary preferences, the diverse menu includes an array of vegetarian delights.

So, if hosting an unforgettable event with a guaranteed atmosphere is your aim, you can’t go wrong with one of the lushest rooftop locations in London we’ve laid down before you here!

3. Charismatic Rooftop in London With Incredible Views
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Charismatic Rooftop in London With Incredible Views via Eventflare

If you’re looking for rooftops in London that combine quirky and rustic aesthetic flair with subtle post-industrial fixtures, you only have to ask, and we’ll be very happy to show you this charismatic rooftop!

For this event space, we’re jumping across to the east of the city. Where you’ll have breathtaking views of the city skyline and create an unforgettable atmosphere that is sure to dazzle your guests.

Freshly refurbished, with playful fairy lights, beer hall style furniture, synthetic grass, and a medley of fun decorative fixtures, this versatile space exudes vibrance and creativity, making it the perfect setting for any event, be it a summer party, corporate evening, or cocktail reception.

The venue's distinctive bar offers an exotic selection of cocktails, and the space can accommodate up to 250 guests.

For larger events, we have an adjacent Industrial Look Venue that can be used to increase capacity. Don't miss out on this exceptional locale - contact us for more details!

4. Classy and Versatile London Rooftop
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Classy and Versatile London Rooftop via Eventflare

Okay, now it’s time for more luxury. Experience the epitome of rooftop glamour at this stunning locale, a design hotel that beautifully marries cutting-edge architecture with world-class hospitality.

Set atop a design hotel; you’re looking at contemporary Swedish design infused with old-world opulence, where the woodwork is so extravagant that you’ll forget that you’ve got a premier view of the London skyline right in front of you!

Whether grand or intimate, this versatile venue is tailor-made for all types of celebrations. The extraordinary triple-height lobby, the High-line rooftop garden, and the imposing glass atrium all form part of our spectacular offerings.

Let's not forget the panoramic views, cosy atmosphere, and natural light that infuse our rooftop, creating an unforgettable, all-round urban experience.

Choose us for an unrivalled blend of style, elegance, and nature, resulting in one of the most exclusive London rooftops on the shelf!

Bonus Advice: If you like what you’re seeing so far, you’d love to see our guide to the best outdoor event venues in London!

5. Exclusive Rooftop Venue in London With a Fresh Terrace
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Exclusive Rooftop Venue in London With a Fresh Terrace via Eventflare

We couldn’t write about the best rooftop venues in Lonon without showing you a spot next to one of the city’s greatest landmarks: the River Thames.

Perched on its banks, this exclusive rooftop venue offers an unparalleled blend of indoor and outdoor event space, making it one of London's finest.

Nestled between Temple Station and Blackfriars, the location flaunts tremendous views of the city, creating an ideal backdrop for any event, be it conferences, product launches, or private dinners.

The venue brilliantly accommodates the British weather, offering a sublime terrace for summer BBQs and drinks and a cosy indoor area for winter gatherings.

With a capacity of 100 for cocktails and 70 for banqueting or theatre-style events, this venue is equipped with all key amenities, including a bar, AV equipment, stage, and furniture.

Host your event here to experience the fusion of modern design, natural light, and central location, all carefully curated to ensure your event is a resounding success.

6. Jungle-Themed London Rooftop Space
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Jungle-Themed London Rooftop Space via Eventflare

Step right up, all those event planners who like to evoke a sense of fun and wonder into their guests' imaginations.

Invite your guests to step into an urban oasis right in the heart of London - a vibrant, jungle-themed rooftop terrace that is second to none.

Marvel at the retractable roof, designed to immerse you in natural light whilst you soak in the vivacious atmosphere punctuated by bold colours and delightful design elements inspired by global travel and discovery.

Savour a local draft beer or indulge in our Latin American cocktail menu, serenaded by live music that amplifies the invigorating ambience.

Plus, you’ll be able to host a whopping 440 guests - combined with the style, greenery, and urban chic, you’ve really got the best of London’s rooftop spaces all on top of one building.

Ready to experience the exotic? Contact us now!

7. Sky-High London Rooftop Location Overlooking the Thames
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Sky-High London Rooftop Location Overlooking the Thames via Eventflare

With the last of our London rooftop Locations - devastating, we know - we’d love you to discover the epitome of South Bank's vibrant essence with this sky-high rooftop. A hidden gem that sits atop a chic, modern hotel just a stone's throw from Blackfriars.

The captivating and contemporary décor, interspersed with verdant greenery, creates a sophisticated ambience that complements the panoramic views of London, truly stealing the show.

This expansive venue can host up to 300 standing guests, making it perfect for receptions and parties.

It also features an outdoor terrace, a trendy spot to enjoy the sunset with a refreshing drink in hand. With room for 108 dining and 80 theatre-style, it also offers essential amenities like screens and speakers.

Don't miss this opportunity. Reach out to us today to book this remarkable rooftop location for your next event!

Wrapping Up

And that, friends, was the best rooftop location in London. Pretty awesome, we have to admit.

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Either way, goodbye, and good luck!

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