De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms

De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms

This exquisite venue exudes grandeur and elegance with lofty arched ceilings and crystal chandeliers, just a few minutes’ walk from vibrant Covent Garden. There are 37 function rooms ranging in styles from traditional splendor to stylish and contemporary.

The Grand Connaught Rooms is an excellent venue for corporate events with space to accommodate up to an impressive 1000 guests. Free Wi-Fi, LCD and Plasma screens, the best audio-visual equipment and in-house technical assistance should you require it. Perfect for business meetings, training days, presentations, product launches and conferences.

There is a dedicated corporate events team who are ready to assist with your individual requirements and ensure that your function is a success with a range of catering options from breakfast to relaxed lunches, buffets or formal meals. Free flowing refreshment stations are available, and dining in the Tempus Restaurant. As well as corporate functions the team at the grand Connaught Rooms are happy to host your Wedding, Christmas party or private celebration.

In a prime location 5 minutes’ walk from both Covent Garden and Holborn underground stations. Kings Cross St Pancras and Euston are 15 minutes, and the other main line train stations are easily accessible. Stansted, Heathrow, Luton and City Airports are less than an hour by car.

Venue De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
Capacity 1,000 guests
Address 61-65 Great Queen Street
Holborn
London
Greater London
WC2B 5DA
Booking Enquiries 0845 862 6677
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Packages & Offers (4)

Autumn 2018 Offer-COMPLIMENTARY RECEPTION FOR YOUR DINNER AT AMAZING DE VERE Grand Connaught Rooms

  • Guests: 800 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £49.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    Enjoy a glass of sparkling complimentary for all your new dinner bookings at the iconic DE VERE GRAND CONNAUGHT ROOMS. Hurry up don't miss out on the amazing opportunity! Offer valid for Autumn 2018 only. Minimum numbers applicable, subject to availability!

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Inclusive small meetings package at £500 inc VAT

  • Guests: 10 max
  • Price: from £50.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    Offer valid for meetings up to 10 delegates.
    Including : • LCD projector and screen • Flipchart • Stationary • Lunch from our Burr & Co. coffee shop • Unlimited tea and coffee

    Offer is valid at De Vere Holborn Bars and De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms. Plus, make an enquiry throughout October for events taking place before May 2018 and you’ll receive double cinema tickets* when you sign up to Showtime Rewards.


    *Corporate bookers will receive 4 cinema tickets and agents will receive 2 for enquiries made throughout October 2017 for events taking place before May 2018. Cinema tickets will be awarded 7 working days after the enquiry.

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Showtime Rewards!

  • Guests: 1 max
  • Price: from £1.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    Double up at the movies this October!

    With Showtime Rewards, you can see twice as many of the latest movie releases all this month, with our double giveaway on cinema tickets when you make an enquiry for events due to take place before May 2018.

    Plus, one lucky winner will also receive a huge 30,000 Showtime points to spend on our rewards catalogue. Don’t miss out on this month’s exciting offers.


    Showtime is our way of saying thank you for your conference, training and events business at Principal, De Vere and Partner Hotels. We like to keep things simple, so we reward all enquiries and bookings in three ways.

    CINEMA TICKETS - For every enquiry placed across the group, agents will receive 1 free Odeon cinema ticket. And if you’re a corporate booker, you’ll get 2.

    COLLECT POINTS - For every £1 spent, you’ll earn 1 point. A £5,000 event earns 5,000 points, redeemable for a £50 John Lewis voucher.

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Winter 2017 OFFER - 5% Added value for all your events in 2017 Winter. Book Now!!!

  • Guests: 800 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £49.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    Book your event for any time between now and 30th November and receive 5% added value to your event. This could be a drinks reception, breakfast or towards minimum numbers allowing a 5% attrition. Offer subject to final contracted amount.

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Please note that advertised packages are guideline prices and subject to availability and number of guests attending.

Rooms & Event Spaces (24)

Grand Hall

  • Max Capacity: 750
  • Dimensions: L:37.09m x W:12.85m x H:12.38m
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    Upper Ground Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 750
    • Dinner & Dance: 470
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 120
    • Cabaret: 400
    • Theatre: 750
    • Classroom: 315
    • U-Shape: 120
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Cornwall

  • Max Capacity: 300
  • Dimensions: L:24.26m x W:12.95m x H:3.60m
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    Second Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 300
    • Dinner & Dance: 200
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 60
    • Cabaret: 200
    • Theatre: 300
    • Classroom: 150
    • U-Shape: 65
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Edinburgh

  • Max Capacity: 300
  • Dimensions: L:24.22m x W:12.87m x H:4.00m
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    First Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 300
    • Dinner & Dance: 200
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 60
    • Cabaret: 200
    • Theatre: 300
    • Classroom: 150
    • U-Shape: 65
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Balmoral Suite

  • Max Capacity: 200
  • Dimensions: L:18.76m x W:11.76m x H:4.62m
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    Upper Ground Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 200
    • Dinner & Dance: 60
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 50
    • Cabaret: 120
    • Theatre: 200
    • Classroom: 100
    • U-Shape: 50
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Crown

  • Max Capacity: 120
  • Dimensions: L:13.10m x W:13.64m x H:2.61m
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    Second Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 120
    • Dinner & Dance: 100
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 40
    • Cabaret: 80
    • Theatre: 120
    • Classroom: 80
    • U-Shape: 40
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Cambria

  • Max Capacity: 80
  • Dimensions: L:14.21m x W:8.84m x H:3.65m
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    Third Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 80
    • Dinner & Dance: 60
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 34
    • Cabaret: 80
    • Theatre: 80
    • Classroom: 65
    • U-Shape: 34
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Penthouse

  • Max Capacity: 80
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    Fifth floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 80
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 24
    • Cabaret: 32
    • Theatre: 40
    • Classroom: 24
    • U-Shape: 30
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Rooftop Penthouse

  • Max Capacity: 80
  • Dimensions: L:12.53m x W:4.80m
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    Suitable for receptions, canapes or BBQs for up to 80 guests.

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 80
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 24
    • Cabaret: 32
    • Theatre: 40
    • Classroom: 24
    • U-Shape: 24
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Ulster

  • Max Capacity: 80
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    Third Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 80
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 30
    • Cabaret: 48
    • Theatre: 80
    • Classroom: 40
    • U-Shape: 30
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Covent Garden

  • Max Capacity: 64
  • Dimensions: L:12.30m x W:9.60m
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    Fourth Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 64
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 30
    • Cabaret: 64
    • Classroom: 32
    • U-Shape: 30
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Dorset

  • Max Capacity: 64
  • Dimensions: L:10.71m x W:12.56m x H:2.66m
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    Third Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 64
    • Dinner & Dance: 60
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 32
    • Cabaret: 64
    • Classroom: 60
    • U-Shape: 32
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Ampthill

  • Max Capacity: 50
  • Dimensions: L:12.36m x W:7.36m x H:2.64m
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    Third Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 50
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 32
    • Cabaret: 48
    • Classroom: 50
    • U-Shape: 32
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Cambridge

  • Max Capacity: 50
  • Dimensions: L:10.53m x W:5.25m x H:4.04m
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    First Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 50
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 24
    • Cabaret: 24
    • Theatre: 50
    • U-Shape: 20
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Essex

  • Max Capacity: 48
  • Dimensions: L:12.09m x W:6.90m x H:3.55m
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    Fourth Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 48
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 30
    • Cabaret: 32
    • Classroom: 45
    • U-Shape: 30
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Stafford

  • Max Capacity: 48
  • Dimensions: L:10.60m x W:8.83m x H:3.55m
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    Fourth Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 48
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 28
    • Cabaret: 48
    • Classroom: 40
    • U-Shape: 28
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Denbigh

  • Max Capacity: 40
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    Third Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 40
    • Cabaret: 32
    • Theatre: 50
    • Classroom: 20
    • U-Shape: 24
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Derby

  • Max Capacity: 40
  • Dimensions: L:9.50m x W:6.84m x H:3.00m
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    Third Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 40
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 24
    • Cabaret: 40
    • Classroom: 30
    • U-Shape: 20
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Devon

  • Max Capacity: 40
  • Dimensions: L:10.60m x W:8.83m x H:3.55m
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    Fourth Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 40
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 28
    • Cabaret: 48
    • Classroom: 40
    • U-Shape: 28
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Durham

  • Max Capacity: 40
  • Dimensions: L:9.25m x W:7.10m x H:3.00m
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    Third Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 40
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 24
    • Cabaret: 40
    • Classroom: 30
    • U-Shape: 20
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Empire

  • Max Capacity: 40
  • Dimensions: L:8.85m x W:7.46m x H:4.72m
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    Upper Ground Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 40
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 20
    • Cabaret: 32
    • Theatre: 40
    • Classroom: 20
    • U-Shape: 20
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Coronet

  • Max Capacity: 32
  • Dimensions: L:10.46m x W:6.86m x H:2.50m
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    Second Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 32
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 20
    • Cabaret: 32
    • Classroom: 20
    • U-Shape: 20
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Holborn

  • Max Capacity: 32
  • Dimensions: L:4.80m x W:10.48m
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    Third Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 32
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 20
    • Cabaret: 32
    • Classroom: 20
    • U-Shape: 24
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Presidents

  • Max Capacity: 30
  • Dimensions: L:7.12m x W:5.80m x H:4.78m
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    Upper Ground Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 30
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 15
    • Cabaret: 24
    • Theatre: 30
    • U-Shape: 24
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Oxford

  • Max Capacity: 24
  • Dimensions: L:10.37m x W:5.44m x H:3.73m
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    Second Floor

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 24
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 24
    • Cabaret: 24
    • U-Shape: 20
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Activities & Events (2)

Exhibitions and Product Launches

Exhibitions and Product Launches

  • Guests: 1000 max
  • Details

    Your choice of venue speaks volumes about your exhibition, fashion show or product launch. So it's reassuring to know that the opulence of the palatial Grand Connaught Rooms is quite simply the last word in settings. 950sqm of ultra flexible exhibition space and a maximum guest list of 1000 enables us to host almost any size of event. And, behind the scenes, your hi-tech organiser's office will be a hive of activity as you orchestrate your event. Add well appointed hospitality rooms and the finest catering courtesy of our sumptuous Drawing Room, and Grand Connaught Rooms will take exhibitions, fashion shows and product launches to new heights. Elle Style Awards, Britain's Got Talent, British Heart Foundation, Ralph Lauren and Vivienne Westwood are just a few of the big brands that have walked through the Grand Connaught Rooms door recently. "The Grand Connaught Rooms was a perfect setting for the ELLE Style Awards 2010. The venue felt luxurious and premium and offered us a fantastic amount of space. The PH team was very accommodating and helped make the event a huge success." Laura Mulvaney Brand Communications Manager, ELLE 950 sq m of flexible exhibition space Maximum guest list: 1400 Maximum capacity: 1000 Theatre style: 800 Dinner: 750* Natural daylight Impressive architecture Convenient central location Car parking close by Hospitality rooms: 30 Organiser's office Cloakroom facilities

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Special overnight rates

Special overnight rates

  • Guests: 500 max
  • Details

    Hosting an event at the Grand Connaught Rooms, looking for bedrooms? The search is over... Our sister property Hotel Russell is offering special rates for events booked at Grand Connaught Rooms from £149.00 bed and breakfast ex vat per night.

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Venue Features (12)

  • Disability Access
  • Local Public Transport
  • Wi-Fi Access
  • In-house Catering
  • AV Equipment
  • Late Licence
  • Smoking Area
  • Family / Children Friendly
  • Outside Space
  • Training Specialists
  • Self Catering Allowed
  • Music Licence