The 9 Coolest Event Venues for Your End-Of-Year Office Party
December is fast-approaching, and your boss has just tasked you with planning the end-of-year party for your team. You’re looking for an event space in Singapore that isn’t too stuffy, probably has catering options, and is spacious enough to let guests roam around and socialise. Where do you begin? To help you scour through the sea of options available, we’ve compiled a list of some of the coolest event venues in various locations throughout Singapore. From rooftop cocktail socials to lavish dinner parties, our curated collection of spaces has got you covered.
1. Classy event spaces for 100 in town
Ring in the holidays at one of three high-end coworking spaces. With locations at One George, Suntec City, and Orchard, this family of event spaces occupies some of the most iconic parts of downtown Singapore. All three spaces are well-known for their professional and spacious event venues. This year, businesses can take advantage of special holiday packages. For only $78 – $99 per person, you can rent out the entire venue along with catering, drinks, and event photography services. Here’s a breakdown of this limited-time offer:
Package 1: Jingle and Mingle
$90/pax for coworking members
$99/pax for non-members
Includes buffet spread, carving station, beer, juices and soft drinks, event photographer
Package 2: Festive Table
$78/pax for coworking members
$88/pax for non-members
Includes buffet spread, juices and soft drinks, event photographer
Our Recommendation: This space is great for businesses looking to hold a classy, corporate dinner party in a beautiful and accessible location. Prices can vary depending on the add-ons and features you’d like included in your venue package.
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2. Casual event space for 50 at Dhoby Ghaut
A casual ambience that feels like home–this event space for 50 is a great chill-out space with a cafe vibe. Located at Dhoby Ghaut, this space is right at the heart of town and is right next to various meeting rooms and workspace options run by the same coworking operator. While only 40 guests can sit comfortably, the space can house 50 standing cocktail-style. Standout features include the colourful chairs, a well-stocked pantry, and even a vintage piano! The space offers catering services and drinks for sale, as well as a projector and video conferencing equipment to suit various functions.
Our Recommendation: This space is great for teams who work in or around the CBD area. If you’re not looking for anything too fancy, you could consider this venue for casual gatherings and team bonding sessions.
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3. Exhibition gallery for 200 at Dhoby Ghaut
Here’s another great event venue in Dhoby Ghaut, but this time, nestled in the peaceful and soothing environment of Dhoby Ghaut Green. 23 metres long and 7 feet wide, this exhibition gallery can easily fit around 200 standing guests. The space comes with movable panels and built-in facilities to support different functions, from art workshops to social gatherings. Seats and tables can be arranged in various formats, including classroom, cluster and theatre setups. As with the previous space, this venue comes with catering options.
Our Recommendation: While this space can be adapted for different events, it is especially tailored for art exhibitions and workshops. If you’re planning to host something different from the standard cocktail or dinner event, this venue could be the right one for you. It’s also great for large standing crowds given its sheer size.
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4. Creative rooftop venue for 25 near Clarke Quay
This next venue is a unique rooftop event space operated by a hotel near Clarke Quay. Intended for more intimate, private occasions, this location can hold up to 25 people. With cheerful, bright, themed decor, this space is suited for casual get-togethers and bonding sessions for boosting team morale. In line with the colourful and lively furnishing, the space is also child-friendly, including a kids’ play area for parents on the go.
Our Recommendation: If you’re looking to hold a casual, cheerful event in an unconventional space, this venue would be the perfect choice. Keep in mind that this space does not provide catering, so you should consider bringing your own F&B or using the venue for a simple get-together.
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5. Sleek nightclub space for 300 at Clarke Quay
Now here’s something more dark and edgy in Clarke Quay. This chic, industrial space may operate as a nightclub after 11pm, but it can be rented out during the day to host a variety of functions. For chill afternoon cocktails, consider booking the outdoor alfresco space overlooking the Singapore River. Indoors, the space provides state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment to create a high-energy and futuristic atmosphere. Until end December, you can rent out the entire space for up to 4 hours at a significantly discounted price. Details below:
Promotion: Rent the entire venue for up to 4 hours! Only $500 (U.P. $1500)
Must have a minimum of 30 pax
Must be before 11pm
Valid only on Wednesdays – Fridays
Our Recommendation: This venue is a great options for teams looking to loosen up with some drinks and good music in modern space. As an added bonus, the promotion entitles you to a free invite to club night after 11pm for all guests!
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6. Cozy event venue for 50 near Tanjong Pagar
Here is another creative event venue that comes fully-equipped with amenities for your end-of-year team bonding. Located on Craig Road, this space for 50 people occupies a central location only five minutes away from Tanjong Pagar MRT. The cozy interior is complemented by amenities like comfortable couches, a stocked pantry, and a pinball machine. Different room setups are possible here, including classroom, conference, cluster and theatre layouts. A great choice for parties and workshops!
Our Recommendation: This space is ideal for creative, relaxed functions like parties or get-togethers. Since it comes with a number of amenities already, you can book this space quickly with minimal setup time. Teams who work around the CBD would most appreciate the accessibility of this venue.
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7. Posh ballroom space for 400 at Jurong West
At a whopping 8000 square feet, this ballroom space is one of the largest event venues we have onboard and can easily fit around 400 people. The vibe and interiors are relatively formal, with gold furnishings and a smooth, carpeted floor. The space is fully air conditioned and comes with an on-site, Halal-certified caterer. Bonus perk: a free shuttle service to and from Jurong East MRT from Monday to Saturday! Possible room layouts include auditorium, conference, and theatre formats.
Our Recommendation: This space is definitely tailored for big, formal events. Large corporates who are looking to hold company-wide dinners or award ceremonies would find this venue most relevant to their needs. Nonetheless, keep in mind that this space is located in the far West of Singapore, so it’s best suited for businesses with headquarters in that area.
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8. Chill-out event space for 50 at Ubi Crescent
Don’t mind fun and games? This next space is the one for you. As a newly established venue at Ubi Crescent for 50 persons, this room looks like it came straight out of a millennial tech startup’s dream office. Equipped with board games, card decks, a karaoke machine, and even a Netflix account, this space already lays out your agenda for you. The creative energy of this venue can be adapted for various functions, especially office parties, birthdays, and off-site team bondings. All the tech you need is here, including a smart TV and a projector.
Our Recommendation: This space is great for events that don’t have a strict agenda in mind and are simply intended for R&R. The amenities included in this space are especially tailored for younger startup crowds. Keep in mind that this space also does not provide catering.
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9. Flexible event space for 160 at Mountbatten
Over in the East of Singapore, this multi-purpose event hall is just five minutes away from Mountbatten MRT. The space can easily accommodate up to 160 people. With four large windows, the venue allows for plenty of natural lighting and overlooks a beautiful green lawn. Amenities available include catering, a cafe, drinks for sale, as well as equipment like whiteboards and a projector/screen. Similar to the exhibition gallery space, this venue can be adapted for a whole range of functions, from dinner parties to team workshops.
Our Recommendation: This space is great for businesses who work in or around the industrial parks of the east. At the same time, it’s close enough to town to be an option for teams based in the CBD. Consider this venue for lunch or dinner parties, networking sessions, and workshops.
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The annual end-of-year festivities are a great way for your team to come together before the December holidays and usher in another great year. At the same time, not all businesses will be planning the same kind of event. It’s important to start thinking about what kind of event space would best suit the vibe you’re going for. In this roundup, we covered a diverse range of event spaces in different locations in Singapore. Whether its a formal ballroom or a quirky rooftop, the venue you ultimately choose can have a great impact on how your event plays out.
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