61-65 Great Queen St, London WC2B 5DA 020 7405 7811
Grade II* listed
Fully licensed civil ceremonies
Grand hall – 480
Drawing bar – ideal drinks reception
Edinburgh suite – 250 guests – popular choice
Five minutes from Covent Garden and Holborn tube stations. 30 minutes’ walk or short taxi ride from Kings Cross, St Pancras and Euston train stations
well-connected venue for all major London transport links. Heathrow Airport is an hour away by rail or road.
Standing on Great Queen Street is the Grade II* listed De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms. With a history dating back to 1775, the building has long been an important event venue, and was once home to the original Freemasons’ Tavern before becoming a hotel in 1909.
The venue has hosted some of the world‘s leading politicians, royalty and celebrities with its grand Georgian architecture and art-deco interiors offering 37 exceptional spaces
Arched ornate ceilings, beautiful wood-panelling and dramatic chandeliers, the Grand Hall creates an impressive event space for up to 750 guests theatre style and 1,500 guests for a drinks reception.
For smaller events, there are a number of executive rooms, often with original features and oak-panelling.
Outside, on the 5th floor, an exclusive roof terrace, with views of the city, is available for summer parties and receptions.