Freemasons' Hall win big at National Venue Awards 2018!
Mon 14 May 2018
We are delighted to announce that Freemasons' Hall, our iconic and sensational exclusive Christmas party venue based in Covent Garden, recently won silver for Best Historic Venue and Best Christmas Corporate Venue at the 2018 National Venue Awards! The awards were held on 11th May at Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester.
We were up against the likes of The Ski Lodge and The National Railway Museum for Best Christmas Corporate Party Venue, and Hever Castle and De Vere Holborn Bars for Best Historic Venue. The ceremony was a fantastic celebration of the diversity and versatility displayed by the UK venues sector, and we were delighted to attend and receive our prizes!
Here are some of the comments about Freemasons' Hall from the National Venue Awards Judging Panel 2018:
Best Christmas Corporate Party Venue:
"Beautiful venue! The Christmas product is strong."
"Excellent interior design and facilities, making the most of the historic venue. Good use of equipment & technology, theming and innovative use of the space, with good customer service and support demonstrated."
"Blessed with stunning architecture the additional decor, lighting, catering and entertainment takes this fabulous venue to another level and certainly appears to deliver an outstandingly classy Christmas party."
Best Historic Venue
"Great use of this venue. Clear indications of the ‘experience’ available at the venue and the solid role that the Smart team plays in bringing it to life."
"Comes across that they spend time training staff and that they deliver impacting events in the spaces they have. I like the idea of theming their events."
"Great location and a stunning building."
Freemasons' Hall is an art deco Grade II listed venue that consists of The Grand Temple, perfect for unique, extravagant and large-scale Christmas parties, and The Gatsby Club, an intimate and lavish gallery suite tailor-made for small-scale parties. Whether you're looking to hire them together or separately, The Grand Temple and The Gatsby Club both offer an exceptional 3-course dinner or 2-course bowl food menu by our experienced caterer Moving Venue, as well as unlimited wine, beer and soft drinks, a sparkling wine reception, a high-spec AV package and much more.