Sharon Reid


There are plenty of suitable venues in London to host corporate events regardless of budget; a quick Google search will list venues comprising of the bland to sublime. New event venue on the block, Sea Containers Events has recently opened its doors.

Situated at the top of the iconic Sea Containers building on the vibrant South Bank, a stone’s throw from the City of London, and less than a two minute walk from London Blackfriars Thameslink and Underground stations. Managed by hospitality providers Green & Fortune, Sea Containers Events offers unique spaces for a range of events set against the backdrop of the London skyline.

Made up of over 25,000 square feet, Sea Containers Events provides some of the best show spaces for brand profiling, employee engagement or client entertaining, with modernist interior design mirroring today’s laid back, collaborative style of meetings and events.

The venue

Sea Containers Events offers six spaces capable of hosting an intimate dinner for 10 to larger scale dining catering up to 150, along with cocktail receptions for 250 and exclusive hire available on application for larger events. Spaces include a design-led amphitheatre for up to 200 participants, a private dining room with balcony overlooking St. Paul’s Cathedral and a roof terrace for up to 150 guests. The 12th floor includes a large blank canvas space, featuring show-stopping views and a private balcony overlooking the Thames, which can also be divided into four smaller spaces to boast greater flexibility.IMG_4141

Award winning

Sea Containers Events is a new addition to Green & Fortune’s award winning portfolio of event spaces which includes Kings Place Events; winner of ‘Best Catering at a Venue’ at the 2016 London Venue Awards, as well as previous winners of the Event Awards, Foodservice Cateys and finalist in the C&IT Awards.

Speaking of Sea Containers uniqueness, John Nugent, Green and Fortune’s Chief Executive, said:

“These are special spaces and we’ve been very aware of designing the kind of unique offering that lends itself to fresh and innovative events. The premise of Sea Containers Events is to be individual – to be exceptional – to be remembered: the kind of space where brands strive to be seen.”

Do you have a special event coming up and looking for inspiration? Let’s face it the private room at your local pub simply won’t cut it! For further information please visit: Sea Containers Events