Hire The Ballroom, 8 Northumberland Avenue (WC2N 5BY)

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8 Northumberland Avenue is located only a stone’s throw away from Trafalgar Square, making it London’s most central Venue. Exceptional public transport links from all directions ensure that your guests will always arrive and depart with ease. The mixture of classic Victorian architecture and cutting-edge technology compliments a variety of occasion events. From large awards dinners to high tech conferences, luxurious receptions to successful exhibitions, we can hold up to 1000 guests. Described by English Heritage as 'the grandest example of a Victorian ballroom in existence', The Ballroom at 8 Northumberland Avenue is the jewel of the venue. The high ceilings, impressive chandeliers alongside cutting-edge technology makes the Ballroom perfect for glamorous Awards ceremonies, Product launches, Premieres and receptions of all kinds. Christmas is one of our favourite times of year and at 8 Northumberland Avenue, we start planning well over a year ahead, devising the themes for our central London location as soon as possible. Each year we research into Christmas parties in London and what we can design that will stand out and ensure that our clients that return year on year continue to be wowed. We run parties each night from dinners to receptions, holding 100-1000 guests and as a result, we know how to run a brilliant event.

Event hire capacities for The Ballroom, 8 Northumberland Avenue

Event style Guests
Standing Reception - Indoors 700
Seated Lunch 500
Seated Dinner 500
Dinner/Dance 400
Theatre Style 500
Cabaret Style 250
Seated lunch/dinner 500

Venue Facilities & Accessibility

  • Natural daylight
  • AV and audio facilities on site
  • Wifi
  • Disabled access
  • Wedding licence
  • Dancing permitted
  • Live bands permitted
  • Asian catering
  • Kosher catering
  • Live bands permitted


  Nearest tube stations

Charing Cross

  Nearest airports

London City (7.2 miles), London Heathrow (15.1 miles),