Rooms capacities:
Maximum Capacity (1000)

Located in the heart of the West End, 116 Pall Mall is an impressive and accessible central London venue that is the ideal setting for all manner of events, from board meetings, dinners and conferences to weddings, drinks receptions and banquets. Originally built on the site on the former Royal Palace and designed by John Nash, it offers all the grandeur and elegance that you would expect from a Grade 1 listed building.

The versatile space enables organisers to configure the layout as they think best suits and the competitive rates mean you receive first-class service, catering and customer care at a surprisingly low cost. From the Grand Ballroom spanning an impressive 3000 square feet and accommodating up to 400 guests, to St James 1 – an intimate room full of character and elegance.

Whatever the occasion, the London events space 116 Pall Mall provides versatility, elegance and immaculate service to provide the perfect venue setting.

Our Focus

We ensure all events held at 116 Pall Mall run as smoothly as possible, so from the first point of contact you are supplied with an experienced account executive who fully understands the needs of a conference and event organiser. They will liaise with catering and operation teams to provide the attention to detail and peace of mind needed to ensure that your event is a success. We always provide flexible packages that can be shaped to suit your particular requirements. Our team our experts and consistently deliver a high quality service. We aim to always exceed your expectations.

The Spaces

There are a number of event spaces available for hire. Ranging from the elaborate and traditional to understated, all reveal stunning Regency architecture and spectacular works of art. With capacities form 10 to 400 people, these exquisite function rooms can be hired individually or as a combination as many are interlinking. All rooms receive natural daylight and have air conditioning.  Alternatively for a weekend event, you can have exclusive use of the whole building, a rarity in central London and something which is guaranteed to impress your guests.

The Champagne Bar

Behind the stunning façade of our Grade-I listed building, find this hidden gem, which has been reinvented by Searcys into a champagne and wine bar, offering an array of fizz, including one of the largest selections of magnums in London, alongside creative cocktails, British bar bites and a roster of events – The Bar is open Monday – Friday from 12:00 – 22:00 (last reservation 20:00). Book here. 

Carlton Brasserie 

In the Carlton Brasserie, Searcys has developed a beautiful seasonal menu for casual dining. Lunches are wholesome and nourishing, with our favourite dishes such as sole meuniére, Hereford beef steak, and the signature Searcys prawn cocktail. Puddings follow suit, with a vanilla cheesecake delighting old-timers and the delectable caramelised banana tarte tatin attracting adventurous diners. Open Monday to Friday 12pm – 3pm. Book Here. *Opening times may vary due to events taking place in the building.*

Summer Opera Concert and Afternoon Tea with the London Chamber Orchestra

Coming this August, prepare to be captivated as the renowned London Chamber Orchestra (LCO) and soloist Charlotte Bowden take centre stage at 116 Pall Mall, offering an experience that will leave you spellbound. Immerse yourself in an enchanting opera-inspired setlist, carefully curated to transport you to another time and captivate your senses.


Opening times

Opening Hours

  • Monday: 8:00 AM – 11:00 to 1am
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM to 1am
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM to 1am
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM to 1am
  • Friday: 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM to 1am
  • Saturday: Open for bookings
  • Sunday: Open for bookings


What it’s renowned for

Versatile event spaces

You might not know but..

The creator of James Bond, Ian Fleming used to be a regular drinker in the Wine Bar.