InterContinental London – The O2 shortlisted for the London Venue Awards


InterContinental London – The O2 is a riverside hotel and purpose-built conference centre situated on the vibrant and well-connected Greenwich Peninsula. 

Each of the 453 spacious bedrooms including 59 elegant suites tells a story of the destination with subtle themes in its elegant decor, offering luxurious space and floor to ceiling windows. Club rooms provide complimentary access to the renowned Club InterContinental executive lounge. 

Surrounded by historic maritime landmarks, the hotel features a dedicated 4,500sqm conference centre with a separate entrance, away from the main hotel lobby allowing for complete privatisation of events and UK’s largest pillar-free Ballroom accommodating over 3,000 guests and a pre-function foyer. 

The ballroom can be spilt into multiple configurations, providing the perfect setting for large-scale award ceremonies, exhibitions, conferences and parties. The Riverview Suites on the mezzanine floor and the Greenwich Suites on the 2ndfloor comprise of 19 additional event spaces that can also be used individually or as a multiple event space for breakout sessions and an onsite audio-visual team and IT professional. 

The hotel boasts a collection of some of London’s finest destination inspired restaurants and bars, including the elegant 2019 Michelin-guided Peninsula Restaurant, offering modern European cuisine. Furthermore, a private dining room seating 24 guests is available for exclusive hire for special occasions.

Guests are welcome to savour afternoon tea with Champagne in the stylish Meridian Lounge, with assortment of homemade delicacies or relax in the unique Clipper Bar, with a gin and tonic made using the bar’s exclusive Clipper Gin. Panoramic views across the London skyline are best enjoyed over cocktails in the sophisticated Eighteen Sky Bar. 

Escape to the only full-service luxury spa on Greenwich Peninsula offering a luxurious and holistic approach to wellbeing with its state-of-the-art facilities. 

Spread over two floors, The Spa features a 17m swimming pool, a Relaxation Pool, a Sauna, a Steam Room with an ice fountain, a Relaxation Lounge with herbal teas, a nail treatment room, a 24-hour gym and a full range of luxurious treatments designed by Comfort Zone and ESPA.

The O2 arena and the brand new ICON shopping outlet are steps away and the Emirates Air Line zips over the Thames to ExCel London in minutes. Additionally, riverboat service and the Jubilee line offer fast links to London’s West End and London City Airport is only 15 minutes away by car. Complimentary shuttle service operates to and from North Greenwich station daily.

InterContinental London – The O2, 1 Waterview Drive, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 0TW

0208 463 6868 |  | 

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