As you travel to and from work in the dark and layer up in your warmest winter outfits, it’s easy to feel that summer will never return. Inject a little bit of summer into the winter months by hosting an event in one of these London venues that will help you forget the cold weather outside.
Enter an oasis of idyllic party paradise in the heart of London at Tropicana Beach Club. Opening on the 14th October (this Friday!!!) this new club will be sure to bring a little sunshine into your life with fresh fruit cocktails, a beach party vibe and a huge appreciation of all things summer. Beautifully decorated with tropical food and drinks, a ‘lagoon pool’ style dance floor, VIP beach cabanas, 30ft palm trees, beach bars and more, you’ll soon leave the winter blues far behind you! The club also features live bands, live entertainment and DJs playing throughout the evening.
With is 360 degree uninterrupted views of our fair city, the View from the Shard is already known as a venue that will take your breath away. However for those of us craving a more summery vibe we actually need look no further than their Sky Deck on Level 72. Sounds of birds are played as you make your way around the Deck which has been fully themed as a summer garden. Complete with a grassed floor and numerous flower displays it makes it easy to leave winter far below you on the ground floor.
With its open air roof top garden spanning 1.5 acres, the Kensington Roof Gardens are of course known as a favourite party spot during the height of summer, but actually it doesn’t stop there! The summer fun at the Roof Gardens actually continues well into winter thanks to their specially erected marquee and outdoor heaters designed for the colder months. Available for private hire and open to the public Friday and Saturday nights between 10pm and 2am, you’re guaranteed a great night out all year round!
Don’t be put off by the name, Swingers is an indoor venue based on a 1920’s golf-club set in the English countryside. Containing an old-school clubhouse, rolling greens, lush foliage and a selection of awesome drinks and street food it presents a quintessentially British summer, whatever the weather outside. The venue is just a stone’s throw from the Gherkin and comprises 16,000 square feet of competitive fun! With two bespoke nine hole crazy golf courses, five cocktail bars, Three of London’s best street-food vendors and a nightly DJ, it provides hours of summery themed socialising.
5. Century Soho
Century Soho is a members club nestled in the heart of Soho containing the areas largest rooftop terrace. With stunning views over Shaftesbury Avenue, and London’s iconic skyline, the terrace is undoubtedly the pièce de résistance of Century Club and is the ideal spot for hosting any private event.
Foliage themed with a fully retractable roof it has a nice summery feel, and is the perfect place for private hire all year round.