Banqueting and Venue Hire

The Burghley Lounge will be closing for the time being from Friday 16 October 2020 at 4pm due to the updated COVID alert level in London to Tier Two from Saturday 17 October.

Please see our Covid-19 page for the latest updates on the Inn's response in relation to the Covid-19 virus (Coronavirus). 

Gray’s Inn is now certified as ‘Good to Go’ by Visit England and can now begin to host COVID secure events. 

Weddings can now be held on site for up to 15 guests, plus corporate meetings up to 30 guests. Health and safety guidelines are in place, including hand sanitiser stations, NHS track and trace app QR codes, one way systems, 2m distancing.

The Inn offers members, tenants and the public the finest facilities and catering for weddings, meetings, conferences, corporate and private event hire.

The Inn’s Banqueting Department will consult with you to meet your requirements and plan your event down to the finest detail.

Members of the Inn are entitled to a discount on the room hire for their events!

Below is a summary of the rooms available at the Inn. Please visit the Inn’s Banqueting Department website for further details regarding all rooms, capacities, event types, rates and how to contact the department. Alternatively, please call 020 7458 7960.

The Burghley Lounge

The regular Hall lunch buffet that you are used to is not in operation, however, we are excited to open The Burghley Lounge on 5 October.

When you visit Hall, you'll be able to scan our QR code in-app to check-in and order from the menu.

The lounge will be open for breakfast, lunch and coffee, Monday to Friday 8am-4pm, in Hall or as a takeaway option.

It will be open to Members of all Inns, Residents, the employees of all Tenants of Gray’s Inn and their guests up to the government maximum of groups of 6.

Don't forget to also download and check-in with the NHS Covid-19 app.

There will be a one way system in operation and we kindly ask all guests wear a face mask at all times, except for when seated at their table. Hand sanitiser will be available at entry and exit.

The rooms

The Hall

Photograph of the Gray's Inn Hall

The Inn’s historic Hall is the heart of the Inn for its members and contains paintings, shields and stained glass windows dating back to the 15th century. It can offer a large yet intimate space for any wedding, ball, corporate dinner or drinks reception and is licensed for civil weddings.

The main entrance to Hall is located in South Square.

Further information, images, capacities and rates.

The Rose Heilbron Room

Photograph of The Rose Heilbron Room

An air conditioned and modern meeting room fully equipped with the latest video and teleconferencing facilities, a projector and screen. To accommodate a larger audience, a link can also be established between this room and the Bingham Room. Complementary WiFi is included.

The Rose Heilbron Room is located on the ground floor at 10 South Square.

Further information, images, capacities and rates.

The Benchers’ Library

Photograph of Gray's Inn Benchers Library

A small, quiet and atmospheric room ideal for meetings, private lunches and dinners.

The Benchers’ Library is located on the first floor via the Benchers’ Entrance in South Square.

Further information, images, capacities and rates.

The Large Pension Room

Photograph of the Gray's inn Large Pension Room

A large and bright room with a number of ornate chandeliers and a marble fireplace. The Large Pension Room is licensed for civil weddings.

The Large Pension Room is located on the first floor via the Benchers’ Entrance in South Square.

Further information, images, capacities and rates.

The Small Pension Room

Photograph of The Small Pension Room

This attractive oak panelled room contains a beautiful mahogany table and is ideally sized for small board meetings and private dinners.

The Small Pension Room is located on the ground floor via the Benchers’ Entrance in South Square.

Further information, images, capacities and rates.

The Bingham Room

Photograph of Gray's Inn - The Bingham Room

A versatile room equipped with a PA system, screen and projector to meet any audio visual requirements. It is suitable for boardroom meetings, seminars, drinks receptions and dinners.

The Bingham Room is located on the first floor at 10 South Square.

Further information, images, capacities and rates.

The Bridge Bar

Photograph of the Gray's Inn Bridge Bar

Open to members, tenants and residents of the Inn, the Bridge Bar can provide a light and comfortable location for informal breakfast meetings or lunch. It is ideally located to be used as drinks reception pre or post meeting in the Bingham Room.

The Bridge Bar is located on the first floor at 10 South Square.

Further information, images, capacities and rates.

The Marquee in the Walks

Photograph of The Marquee in the Walks

The marquee will not be available in the Summer of 2020 due to COVID-19 virus (Coronavirus).

The Inn’s gardens are known as the Walks and each year, usually from late June to late July, the Summer Marquee is erected. The Marquee provides an idyllic summer setting for a variety of events from corporate parties to weddings and outdoor events.

Further information, images, capacities and rates.

Find out more

  • Banqueting

    Visit our dedicated Banqueting website

    Banqueting

  • The Bridge Bar

    A comfortable place within the Inn for informal meetings or for you to enjoy a relaxing drink after work

    Bridge Bar

  • Lunch and Dining in Hall

    Take a look at the weekly lunch menu

    Lunch and Dining in Hall