Sofitel London St James

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6, Waterloo Place, England, SW1Y 4AN, United Kingdom

Hotel Sofitel London St James Events & Parties

Make your next social event truly special at Hotel Sofitel London St James. In a stunning location, mere moments from St James’s Park and Buckingham Palace, Hotel Sofitel London St James is modern British elegance at its finest. Guests will be immediately impressed with the striking neoclassical façade on Waterloo Place, as well the French-meets-British luxury interior and five-star service and dining options. 

With 12 different event spaces available, there are many options to host your next social event. For large parties, dinners, or receptions, the Westminster Suite is a stately room that has capacity for up to 200 guests, or there’s the charming Mayfair, with space for up to 180. 

Intimate dinners for up to 12 guests take place in the private dining room, an elegant and cosy space that makes for a special evening, or the private dining areas of the hotel’s restaurant. 

Catering comes from the hotel’s restaurant, Wild Honey St James, a collaboration with renowned chef Anthony Demetre. Expect decadent contemporary French food with a British twist that will impress any guest. 

Hotel Sofitel London St James always has a dedicated events team on hand, who are there to help you tailor your event exactly the way you want it. 

Highlights of Hotel Sofitel London St James Parties & Events:

  • Glamorous event spaces 
  • Fully flexible with bespoke options available
  • Chic central London location 
  • Five-star food and drink options 
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standing Up to 180 Standing
dining Up to 143 Dining
theatre Up to 200 Theatre
boardroom Up to 45 Boardroom
cabaret Up to 96 Cabaret
ushaped Up to 45 U-Shaped
classroom Up to 125 Classroom


Accommodation Onsite
Rooms Available 199
Onsite Car Parking
Available Spaces N/A

Catering Options  3rd Party Catering
 In-house Catering
Dry Hire
  In-house Catering & Dry Hire
Cuisine Options  Buffet
 Sit Down
 Food Stations
 Asian Cuisine

Spaces At This Venue

Sofitel London St James Corporate Event, Westminster Suite


155sqm / 1750sqft

The Westminster Suite is the largest venue at Hotel Sofitel London St James, with capacity for up to 200 guests, or 143 for a banquet without a stage. With the option to divide this suite into two and with a separate breakout room, the Westminster is a fully flexible and functional space that will allow for a seamless event.

Sofitel London St James Event


195sqm / 2100sqft

A flexible space, the Mayfair Suite at Hotel Sofitel London St James can be enjoyed as is, or divided into two, making it a great option if you’re hosting an event that requires a separate meeting and reception area. Crystal chandeliers and neutral yet elegant décor make for a chic space that would suit any type of event. The Mayfair Suite has capacity for up to 180 cocktail style or 132 for a banquet without a stage.

Wild Honey Restaurant Private Dining Room

The private dining room at Wild Honey St James provides a luxurious, sophisticated setting for a lunch or dinner event with friends or colleagues. The long table seats 16 guests in comfy blue velvet chairs. Warm lighting and a completely private setting lend an intimate feel to events in this space.


The location of Sofitel London St James

Nearby Restaurants

  • Busaba Leicester Square
  • Steak & Co. Leicester Square Charing Cross
  • Burger & Lobster Leicester Square
  • Barrafina

Nearby Parks

  • St James’s Park
  • Green Park
  • Hyde Park
  • Whitehall Gardens

Nearby attractions

  • The National Gallery
  • Piccadilly Square
  • The London Eye
  • Admiralty Arch

Venue Testimonials

Warm welcome, big comfortable clean rooms, delicious food, kind happy smiles […] The location is also great because the hotel is exactly in the centre of London.

Penny Kef ·

A luxury up market branded hotel in the heart of London. […] Very courteous staff and good service.

Alan Samsang ·

Beautiful surroundings, lovely staff and the food was excellent.

Shirley Ibegbuna ·

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, Hotel Sofitel London St James can accommodate small wedding receptions in the small suites and intimate dining rooms, and large weddings for up to 160 people. 

There are 183 5-star luxury hotel guest rooms at Hotel Sofitel London St James, ranging from classic rooms to connected family suites and large, luxurious suites. Pricing ranges depending on dates, and typically starts around £350 per room. When rooms are booked in groups for an event, a discount may be offered for guests.

Catering comes from the hotel’s restaurant, Wild Honey St James, which creates modern, refined French-British dishes with seasonal ingredients. 

Yes, dry hire is available for weddings at Hotel Sofitel London St James.

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