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The sky-high rooms by Events at The Gherkin are ideal for dining and celebratory gatherings in the heart of the City.

Sitting high above London on the 38th floor of The Gherkin, the rooms were aptly named after clouds: Alto, Cirrus, Stratus, Cumulus and Nimbus and offer stunning vistas, catering excellence and impeccable service.

Designed with flexibility in mind, the new rooms provide a space for small, targeted conferences for 18 to 60 delegates. Events, private dinners or conferences at the Gherkin are lavishly catered with menus that bring to life Searcys' passion for British produce and seasonality.

For larger events, exclusive hire of the top two floors of The Gherkin are perfect for celebratory events of up to 260 guests. From corporate meetings and celebratory dinners to seasonal parties and award evenings - whatever the style and theme of your event, the spaces are as flexible as our expert teams, who will create just the right package for you.

Meeting room layouts

Room Style Capacity
  Theatre 35
  Reception 35
  Boardroom 24
Alto - Cumulus
  Theatre 60
  Reception 60
  Boardroom 30
  Theatre 25
  Reception 25
  Boardroom 18
Cirrus - Stratus
  Theatre 60
  Reception 60
  Boardroom 30
  Theatre 25
  Reception 25
  Boardroom 18
Exclusive hire of the top two floors of The Gherkin (375 m²/ 4036 ft²)
  Theatre 140
  Cabaret 70
  Reception 260
  Dinner Dance 140
  Theatre 25
  Reception 25
  Boardroom 18
  Theatre 35
  Reception 35
  Boardroom 24

Facilities & Accessibility

Access Inside Building Facilities
Accessible lift
All routes suitable for limited mobility users
Access into the Building
Flat routes from parking area to entrance
Full, non-assisted wheelchair access
Accessible Bathroom Facilities
Bathrooms available with emergency call system
Designated wheelchair accessible public toilet
Accessible Communication Facilities
Audible alarm system
Clear signage (colour contrast, large letters or pictograms)
Hearing loop system
Information available in large print
Menus available in large print
Accessible Parking Facilities
Drop-off point for guests available outside main entrance
Accessible Venue Facilities
Assistance dogs welcome
Emergency evacuation procedures for guests with disabilities
Special dietary requirements catered for
Staff available to assist
Level access, ramp or lift to the bar
Level access, ramp or lift to dining area
Level access, ramp or lift to the lounge
Booking Facilities
Group bookings accepted
Catering Facilities
Event catering
Private Dining
Vegetarian options on menu
Event Facilities
Available for wedding receptions
Breakout Rooms
Civil Partnership licence held
Conference rooms / Meeting rooms
Licenced for civil marriages
Trade vehicle access
Wedding service
General Facilities
Free WiFi

Venue details and map

Searcys at The Gherkin

Searcys at The Gherkin, 30 St Mary Axe, City of London
0330 107 0815