The top five reasons to hold your corporate event with West End on the Thames

With a unique selection of beautiful boat venues and the ever-changing landscape of London as your backdrop, there are few more memorable choices for team building events, networking get-togethers, and corporate seminars, than out on the River Thames.

Here at West End on the Thames we’re experts in organising a whole host of events on the river and can handle everything from logistics and entertainment to catering, decor, photography, and event management on the day.

So we thought we would put together five reasons why you should consider us for your next corporate event.

1 - Unforgettable event spaces

It’s easy to become jaded when browsing the many corporate event venues in London. And too often, businesses host events in the same old tired spaces. And whilst London is awash with fantastic locations, there are few more iconic venues than a riverboat on the Thames.

Here at West End on the Thames we have a whole fleet of diverse vessels available to hire. You can have exclusive use of a boat of your choice, which our team can customise to suit your desires.

Our vessels are perfect for any sized group from 2 to 500 guests. They’re also extremely versatile meaning we can cater for award ceremonies, conferences, networking events, meeting venues, and more.

And there can be few better backdrops for your next client meeting, than the stunning skyline of London as seen from the water.



2- Professional event planning

As well as supplying the best event venues on the River Thames, we also offer a full event planning service. Our vastly experienced event planning team are experts in their field and have organised a number of events for some huge organisations such as.

Our event planning team is dedicated and works closely with clients to ensure that every detail is meticulously taken care of. They offer a personal service, regularly liaising directly with our clients throughout the planning process to understand their exact requirements.

Our event planning team’s expertise and dedication to delivering outstanding events truly sets West End on the Thames apart.



3 - Unparalleled guest experience

Our unique portfolio of venues and expert event planners combine to provide you with an unparalleled experience. Think true attention to detail, personalised business decor, luxury amenities, and world-class service from our expert team. And when you add to this, London’s spectacular cityscape as the backdrop to your event, you know you’re on to a winner.

This all combines to offer you unique opportunities for outstanding networking events, truly effective team building away days, and the chance to foster strong business relationships on the River Thames.



4 - Stunning River Thames setting

A private vessel on the Thames really does exude a sense of exclusivity and prestige. Wow your guests with a welcome drink as they take in the beautiful skyline whilst the boat makes its way down river.

Your event will be truly memorable as attendees take in the ever-changing sights and scenic views of the River Thames. Pass iconic landmarks, such as the Tower of London, the Houses of Parliament, Battersea Power Station, the Shard, and St Paul’s Cathedral.

These incredible, historic sites create a visually captivating and inspiring atmosphere for any event.



5 - A tailored package and true flexibility

Once you’ve decided on your vessel and told us all about your event plans, we can then work with you to fully tailor your package to suit your exact needs. You don’t just hire the boat and turn up on the day. We can customise everything from the decor and catering, to the branding, entertainment, and overall theme of the day. This means you’re able to lay out your vision, and our expert team can work with you to see it to fruition.

We’re extremely flexible and able to host a number of event types, including conferences, social gatherings, award ceremonies, company anniversaries, networking events, office parties, meetings, and more.



In conclusion…

So, if you’re planning a corporate event in the future and you want to create a memorable event that is nicely personalised to your business’s specific needs, all whilst wowing your attendees with a beautiful, memorable setting, then you should look no further than West End on the Thames. 

You can contact us via email here or give us a call on 020 8323 5827 and one of our friendly team will be happy to help!

Written by Adam Rowden, creative copywriter at West End on the Thames.

Posted Jun 01, 2023

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