CCT Venues Smithfield
Venue hire in Smithfield and Farringdon
A boutique events space in the heart of Smithfield Markets, offering businesses in London a unique and flexible venue to host your next event.
- Tailored approach - Our events planning and management is second-to-none, customer service is our number one priority
- Flexible meeting rooms - Capable of accommodating small meetings of 6 to conferences of 200 people
- Quirky London venue - Not your average corporate events venue, make your meeting memorable
- Central London location - Easily accessed from Kings Cross, Barbican and Farringdon stations
Feature-rich, easily accessed, expertly managed events venue
If you’re looking for a venue space to run a party or an away day that offers a break from the norm, Smithfield could be the perfect place. If you need a meeting room for a small group of you, or a conference room for a large group – we can accommodate you.
We provide teams across the city of London with flexible events spaces they can adapt to the meeting or training day they’re planning. We pride ourselves on our customer service, and have the experience to tailor the space to suit you.
Our Smithfield venue is our answer to the increasing demand for creative spaces across the London boroughs, offering a welcome change from the corporate settings you may be used to.
Situated above the historic, Grade II listed Smithfield Market, the venue is centrally located and easy to reach. With Barbican and Farringdon tube stations nearby, and Kings Cross only ten minutes away, CCT Venues Smithfield is the events space solution for businesses in nearby Shoreditch, Spitalfields and Clerkenwell.
Two East Poultry Ave, Smithfield, London, EC1A 9PT
Our Smithfield venue is located in a lively area in a unique and fashionable part of the capital. Farringdon Underground, Farringdon Elizabeth Line and Barbican Underground Stations are just a 5 minute walk away and key stations are close by, such as Kings Cross St. Pancras Station which is just 1 stop away.
Smithfield & Farringdon Meeting Rooms For Hire
Situated above the historic, Grade II listed Smithfield Market in Farringdon, this newly renovated venue blends into its surroundings seamlessly, embodying London’s historic markets from the flooring to the décor.
Adorned with its traditional wrought-iron windows and Victorian features, the trappings of tradition end the minute you walk through the door. The interior has been completely re-imagined and revitalised with a bright, lively and energising new design – creating an informal and inspiring space that fosters creativity, perfect for meetings, training and conferences.
With creative spaces being at the forefront of our mind, the venue is complemented by an open plan reception, lounge and restaurant, all themed around London’s historic markets.
Our Camden Lock room is the perfect creative space for workshops and meetings, with a drinks fridge, snack machines and a retro games table to keep the energy levels high.
How to plan and run an event in London
Planning and running a successful business event, meeting, or conference requires careful planning and attention to detail. Whether it’s a small team meeting or a large-scale conference, here are five key steps to help you plan and execute a successful event in London.
Planning the Event
The first step is to determine the purpose of the event, the target audience, and your budget. Setting goals and objectives for the event, as well as developing a timeline for planning and executing it. Determine the size of the event and the number of delegates, the location, and the type of venue you’re going to need. For example, is your event a larger conference, a small meeting or an evening drinks party.
Choose a Location for the Event
When selecting a location for the event, consider the proximity to the target audience, accessibility, and the availability of parking or public transport. Our Smithfield venue has a range of different sized rooms providing adequate space for events of all sizes, as well as providing essential facilities, such as audio-visual equipment, seating, and restrooms.
Advertise the Event
Advertise the event through various channels, such as email invitations, social media, and online ads. If you’re selling tickets for your event, look at utilising professional event management software to manage registrations and ticket sales. A lot of the time, our delegates and clients use our Smithfield venue as an extension of their own office, so advertising isn’t always a priority.
However, with the increasing popularity of hybrid and remote working, many businesses are cutting back or even letting go of a physical office space entirely. Our venues offer an ideal solution for quarterly meetings or annual conferences for businesses whose staff are spread across London or the country.
Plan the Event Catering
Food and beverages are an essential part of any business event. You’ll need to plan the catering menu based on your budget, attendees, and event duration. Luckily, we have an award winning in-house catering team, well-versed in cooking delicious, restaurant-quality food for a range of events. We’ll consider dietary restrictions and preferences, work to your budget and provide enough fayre for everyone there. Our catering guarantees that the food at your event will be fresh, tasty, and visually appealing.
Managing the Event on the Day
On the day of the event, we’ll ensure that everything is set up and ready to go. Your venue manager will check that all equipment is in good working condition, and that the venue is clean and well-prepared, they’ll be your designated point of contact and can help with any last-minute changes or issues. We’ll be there during the event and ensure that everything runs smoothly, ensuring that attendees have a positive experience.
In conclusion, planning and running a business event in London requires careful attention to detail and a focus on delivering a high-quality experience for attendees. By following these five key steps, you can ensure that your event is successful, engaging, and memorable.