Devonport House Summer Party
Situated on the World Heritage Site in Greenwich and steeped in naval history, De Vere Venues Devonport House offers you the perfect way to enjoy London buzz, without the bustle.Arriving at Devonport House is an experience in itself: with its impressive façade of tall white columns, bold lines and perfect symmetry, it radiates elegance, sophistication and charm. It’s location is convenient too; Greenwich station is a short walk away, and tubes and trains whisk you right to the heart of the city in under 20 minutes.
This home has a noble history. Its name derives from Viscount Devonport, who led the fund-raising campaign to build the house as a memorial to merchant seaman in the First World War. Designed by Sir Edwin Cooper, it was opened in 1929 by the Duke and Duchess of York – the future George VI and Queen Elizabeth. These days the house, rooms and every detail are all yours to enjoy.
The spacious lawn provides a tranquil setting for your summer event- with plenty of character and boasting the idyllic backdrop of this beautiful grade listed building, the venue is ideal for summer parties great and small. Our courtyard is ideal for bbqs, outdoor drinks receptions and smaller activities. The lawn is also a great space for team building activities and company away days. Although it is ready to go for your event, Devonport can be themed to suit any preference and is a stunning summer wedding venue too.
The company summer party is seldom complete without a variety of fun and engaging outdoor team building activities to entertain your staff or suppliers. This team building event gives you the client a huge choice of activities. This means that you can put together an event that everyone in your company will love. The day starts with an introduction from your compere , the group is then warmed up with a number of energisers. The whole group is split into smaller teams of 6-8 participants, it’s then a head to head as teams face each other on different activities in the bid to win as many points as possible. The end of the event see’s the top few teams doing battle to be crowned champions.
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Greenwich parties & celebrations
Set in a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the heart of Greenwich, De Vere Devonport House brings together a spectacular rich maritime setting with modern, stylish spaces to set the tone for a range of events.
For a space with character, the Churchill Room features oak panelled walls and has an exclusive feel with its own private entrance. Meanwhile, the Nelson and Hamilton Suites with their large Georgian windows and original features can be combined to create a space for larger events up to 100 guests.
Outside, the hotel’s gardens are a popular choice for summer drinks receptions as guests soak up the beauty of this history-rich area including the surrounding National Maritime Museum, Queen’s House and University of Greenwich buildings and acres of Royal Greenwich Park grounds.
All found just 20 minutes from central London with a large number or rail, tube and boat services into the city.
It’s difficult not to be impressed by the rich history and location as you arrive at De Vere Devonport House in Greenwich. Set in the heart of this UNESCO World Heritage Site, the hotel is found amongst the National Maritime Museum, Queen’s House and University of Greenwich buildings and at the foot of acres of Royal Greenwich Park grounds.
A popular Greenwich wedding venue, the beautiful Georgian red-brick house, with its impressive facade of tall white columns and perfect symmetry, marries together original features with modern style to set an elegant and charming tone for your big day.
For larger weddings for up to 100 guests, the Nelson and Hamilton suites can be combined to create a light and open space with the original Georgian windows overlooking the grounds. For smaller weddings, the Churchill Room is popular with brides and grooms with its oak-panelled walls and own private entrance.
Outdoors, the hotel lawns make a wonderful space for hosting a drinks reception in the summer whilst also providing some great photo opportunities. All found just 20 minutes from central London.
A great location for guest travel – just 20 minutes from central London, with Greenwich Station 5 minutes’ walk away, Cutty Sark DLR Station 2 minutes’ walk away and minutes to Greenwich Pier
Set next to the National Maritime Museum and at the foot of the Royal Greenwich Park
Fully licensed for civil ceremonies in Greenwich
A collection of wedding spaces from the oak-panelled Churchill room to the modern Westminster Suite
A dedicated wedding team to help every step of the way; from first enquiry to the big day itself
Wedding breakfast and party menus curated by the Executive Chef team