Awards dinner dance events at the SEA LIFE London Aquarium

Whether it’s a corporate awards celebration or a charity event, the SEA LIFE London Aquarium is guaranteed to wow your guests and give them a night to remember. The venue can host up to 180 guests for this type of event with a drinks reception in our shipwreck themed Pacific area and the awards taking place alongside the Atlantic tanks in the dining space ‘Atlantic Cove’.

Give your guests an evening to remember

  • Walk the glass sharkwalk with sharks swimming inches below your feet
  • Entertain your guests during the drinks reception and brand our dive team; the divers can go into the shark tank for 20 minutes and communicate with your guests via underwater whiteboards
  • As guests are called through for dinner, they walk through a glass ocean tunnel where turtles and stingrays swim around you

Built-in awards dinner facilities are included in the cost

  • Stage with room for lectern, microphones and those all important awards
  • Plasma screens to show your presentations, videos and more
  • PA system for music stings
  • A team of AV technicians to run your awards ceremony for you
  • LED lighting to set the room – choose your brand colour!

What else is included?

  • Exclusive use of SEA LIFE London Aquarium 7pm to midnight (or up to 1am if you wish)
  • Inclusive wine, beer and soft drinks
  • Interactive dive from our dive team
  • 3 course meal, coffee and petit fours
  • DJ & disco
  • AV including background music, LED event lighting and plasma screens
  • Awards package including all equipment and team of technicians to deliver your awards ceremony
  • Dining furniture
  • An event manager to plan and deliver your event
  • Event staffing: door supervisors, event hostesses, technician and cleaners

Top TipMerlin Events make your life easy. Merlin Events supply a dedicated team including an event manager from the moment you confirm. On the evening, your manager will be supported by hostesses, security, porters, caterers, entertainers and technicians including engineers and electricians.



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"The actual event was near perfect - The London Aquarium as a venue is so different and definitely has the 'wow' factor. The feedback I have received from everyone who attended has been ultra complimentary.

Thank you so much for your help over the past weeks - on the night all the staff were really helpful and professional. I would not hesitate to book another event at one of your other locations."

Scott Brady, Assistant Executive, Ernst & Young LLP