Overlooking the River Thames, Somerset House is a spectacular neo-classical building that is a versatile venue suitable for staging events of all styles and sizes.
The most popular private hire venue offering balcony views over both The Edmond J. Safra Fountain Court and the Thames.
Reception x 200 / Dinner x 80
NAVY BOARD ROOMS
These four connected rooms were originally home to the Navy Board, overseeing British naval affairs as the country set about building an empire. Accessible via the breath-taking Nelson Stair, the 18th-century Navy Board Rooms are now a hugely popular venue for receptions, dinners, press days and many other events.
Reception x 100 / Dinner x 50
PORTICO ROOMS & NAVY BOARD ROOMS COMBINED
Reception x 300
With marble floors, imposing Corinthian columns and huge windows, Seamen’s Hall is perfect for receptions, private dinners and other evening gatherings. Doors lead directly out on to the river Terrace, a part of which is included in the hire of Seamen’s Hall, and The Edmond J. Safra Fountain Court.
Reception x 200 / Dinner x 100