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The Sanctuary at Upper House

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181 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 1RQ Show map
Highbury & Islington Station (550 yd)
Nadine C.

Nadine C.

About this space

The Sanctuary is our most intimate private room situated on the middle floor of the House, with space for 20 dining or 30 standing. The space boasts its own bespoke bar, as well as its unique and colorful wallpaper and stunning original features.


Capacity

Standing
up to 30
Dining
up to 20
Theatre
up to 12
Boardroom
up to 12
Cabaret
up to 10
Classroom
up to 10

Prices

Monday
9:00 – 17:00
from £180 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £180 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 04:00. All prices include VAT.
Tuesday
9:00 – 17:00
from £180 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £180 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 04:00. All prices include VAT.
Wednesday
9:00 – 17:00
from £180 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £180 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 04:00. All prices include VAT.
Thursday
9:00 – 17:00
from £180 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £180 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 04:00. All prices include VAT.
Friday
9:00 – 17:00
from £180 hire fee
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £180 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 04:00. All prices include VAT.
Saturday
Closed
Note: Alcohol licence until 04:00. All prices include VAT.
Sunday
Closed
Note: Alcohol licence until 04:00. All prices include VAT.

Catering

In-house catering
Can provide alcohol
Can provide halal
Complimentary water
Extensive vegan menu
Extensive gluten-free menu
Allows external catering
Approved caterers only
BYO alcohol allowed
Kitchen facilities available
Can provide kosher
Complimentary tea and coffee
Buyout fee for external catering

Licences

Alcohol licence until 04:00


Facilities

Wi-Fi
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Air conditioning
Natural light
Storage space
Projector
Flatscreen TV
Conference call facilities
Disabled access
Accommodation available
Parking available

Music & sound equipment

Own music allowed
PA system / music speakers available
Bring your own DJ

Venue welcomes

Ticketed events
Loud music/events
VIP events

Rules of the space

The closet tube station is Highbury & Islington station or Angel Tube Station.


Upper House is a #Supervenue

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Customers rated communication with this venue and their event experience as Superb
Response time: within a day
Response rate: 96%

About Upper House

A beautiful Victorian townhouse in the heart of Islington, Upper House is not only a buzzing brunch hot spot for the locals, but also a very popular venue for private hire. It’s perfect for an abundance of events including intimate wedding receptions, corporate Christmas parties, baby showers, hen parties, photo shoots, meetings… you name it!

Spaces available for private hire span impressively over three floors of the building. On the ground floor you’ll find The Parlour bar, ideal for drinks receptions, as well as twisting and grooving till as late as 4 AM! Another room, The Sanctuary, is a great option for intimate dinners (up to 20 people) to celebrate special occasions in style.

Need a slightly bigger space? Consider the bright and airy Aviary, suitable for up to 50 guests. Bonus points include stunning views of the Upper Street and Islington Town Hall! Last but not least, Upper House’s top floor is home to The Ballroom, an exposed brick wall party space for up to 80 guests. The icing on the cake: all of the rooms boast their own private bar!

Upper House – what you need to know:

- A gorgeous Victorian building
- Located in North London, Islington, N1
- Four spaces available for private hire
- Popular as a wedding venue
- Ideal for private dining, drinks receptions and dancing!


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