It goes without saying that the venue is a crucial part of an event, there are a lot of factors that need to be considered before you book the venue but the number one priority is that the venue suits the event that you are holding. If you have already been asked to organise an event for next year, thanks to Function Fixers, we have a great selection of venues to share with you. Here are eight great venues for your 2015 events.

Carousel – Central London

Great venues for your 2015 events

Fully equipped, professionally lit and available for hire for events of all shapes and sizes. Inspired by Scandinavian design, Upstairs at Carousel is a light and airy room with windows on two sides, clean white walls and a polished concrete floor. This flexible space features a large, stylish central table that seats 30 people – perfect for meetings, presentations or private lunches. Downstairs at Carousel is a vast, underground, industrial-style space with a dramatic entrance and a versatile layout that’s perfect for just about any event. Kitted out with two entrances, its own professional kitchen, toilets, cloakroom, flexible lighting / sound set-up, room for 90 seated or 120+ standing and that all-important wow factor.

Venue Location: 71 Blandford Street, Marylebone, Central London, W1U 8AB

 Archerfield Estate – Scotland

Great venues for your 2015 events

Poised on a beautiful coastline sits an expansive Scottish Estate.  Exclusive, desirable and uniquely situated being 40 minutes south of Edinburgh International airport. Archerfield House boasts 15 luxuriously decorated double bedrooms all with extensive en suite bathrooms, a stunning principal room, rotunda and snooker room where you can relax after dinner, served in the dining room by our dedicated team.

Venue Location: Dirleton, East Lothian, Scotland, EH39 5HU

The Light – Central London

Great venues for your 2015 events

Located directly opposite London’s Euston Station, The Light offers stunning contemporary facilities and the versatility to accommodate a variety of events from conference, theatre and cabaret style meetings to corporate events, receptions, graduations and exhibitions.

Unique in its build, the new 1,000-capacity auditorium has over 200m2 of floor space, flooded with natural light. The design incorporates the highest specification for accessible meeting spaces in the capital. Designed with care for the environment, The Light embraces efficiency in its lighting, insulation and temperature control.

Venue Location: 173 Euston Road, London, Central London, NW1 2BJ

Stanbrook Abbey – Worcestershire

Great venues for your 2015 events

The Manor House offers 5 double/twin bedroom suites including its own bridal suite with dressing room, set apart from the main Abbey. Another 52 rooms are in the pipeline for 2014 plus all the facilities you’d expect from a five star venue such as swimming pool, spa, tennis courts and outdoor dining area. The flexible rooms are also perfect for executives, looking for a private getaway for up to 5 delegates, complete with meeting facilities, drawing room and study. There is nowhere in the UK that sets the stage for your event quite like Stanbrook Abbey. Offering a unique corporate environment your clients and delegates can enjoy a corporate experience like never before. With a range of flexible event and meeting rooms, event specialists on hand, and fantastic catering, you can focus on business, whilst we add the finishing touches to your event.

Venue Location: Callow End, Worcestershire, WR2 4TY

ArcelorMittal Orbit – East London

Great venues for your 2015 events

The distinctive looping structure of the ArcelorMittal Orbit is an icon of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.  The striking steel tower became a perfect symbol of the brilliance and originality of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. With its dramatic architecture and panoramic views of London from the east, the ArcelorMittal Orbit is a show-stopping venue for any event. Our expert team will make it their mission to help you host an unforgettable occasion.

Venue Location: Thornton Street, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford, East London, E20 2AD

Two Temple Place – Central London

Great venues for your 2015 events

This extraordinary late Victorian mansion, built by William Waldorf Astor on the Victoria Embankment, has become one of London’s most prestigious venues for corporate and private entertaining in the heart of central London. The house provides an unrivalled venue, combining the grandeur of a state occasion with the intimacy of a private house party. Spaces at Two Temple Place are commendably versatile and the house is both exclusive and inclusive in its capacity to adapt to a particular occasion. Whether you wish to host a cocktail reception, lunch or dinner; or are planning something more ambitious such as a wedding, an exclusive conference or even a fancy dress ball; Two Temple Place will ensure that your event is unforgettable.

Venue Location: 2 Temple Place, London, Central London, WC2R 3BD

Ashford Castle – Ireland

Great venues for your 2015 events

For 5 Star Conference Venues in Ireland, look no further than Ashford Castle. Our Corporate Facilities are, as you would expect, impressive. Flair and attention to detail ensure that conferences and incentive programmes are unsurpassed occasions. We have a specialist conference team whose experience includes conferences for the European Union and prestigious international companies. Ashford Castle is the first castle hotel in Ireland to provide Wi-Fi connectivity in all public areas and meeting venues, another item to add to our long list of outstanding conference facilities. All bedrooms also provide broadband laptop connectivity.

Venue Location: Cong, Co Mayo, Ireland

Genesis Cinema – Central London

Great venues for your 2015 events

Genesis is a 5 screen independent cinema in the heart of London’s vibrant East End. As well as screens ranging from 40 – 550 in capacity, Genesis is also home to a coffee bar serving Nude Espresso and a large bar area which is perfect for parties, performances and conferences. Bespoke packages can include the quality-product bar, various styles of catering as well as hire of the screen itself. Genesis is an independent art cinema with a total capacity of up to 575. Events of any size are welcome and managed with the same care and attention to detail.

Venue Location: 93-95 Mile End Road, Whitechapel, Central London, E1 4UJ

 Function Fixers

Function Fixers specialises in finding UK venues for all busy PAs. We find venues for conferences, training courses, all kinds of business meetings and corporate hospitality events as well as weddings and private parties. We understand that even PAs have time off and so we also have a great database of bars and party venues for your own social events too!

  • We are an independent venue finding agency and do not represent any one venue. This allows us to search the market to find the best venue for your event and at the lowest price possible
  • We will offer you a personal, one to one service and we will save you time by telephoning venues on your behalf to check availability and rates
  • We strive to save you money. Our aim is to improve on the rates you would be quoted if you were to phone any venues yourself
  • We work with all budgets in all locations in the UK
  • You are under no obligation to book a venue proposed to you by Function Fixers
  • We are here to take your enquiry almost 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • We will act immediately to find you the right venue
  • We can have venue options to you within hours We will provide you with a professional, written venue proposal which will outline the venues available, the costs etc

Our service is FREE!

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