Looking for team building ideas in London to energize your colleagues? Whether you’re a brand new startup or an established business, having a team that works well together is vital to your success. And there’s no better way to build trust as a team than with some fun team-building exercises!
If you’re looking for ideas on unique activities that your team can tackle in London, then you’re in the right place. Ahead, we share some team building ideas in London that will make your team a well-oiled machine!
No matter how many of these ideas you try, book a Peerspace venue for the perfect post-activity wind-down. With Peerspace, you can book a glorious mansion, a Thames-side penthouse, a yoga studio, or a private pub for a low hourly cost. You can also bring your activities to your private Peerspace venue in many cases. Talk about a perfect mix of fun and efficiency that will no doubt impress your team!
1. Get away to a Peerspace venue
Looking for a gorgeous space where you can host your next company retreat? Then Peerspace has you covered. With Peerspace, you can book tons of beautiful and productive venues by the hour in cities all over the world. Book a scenic venue and create your own team-building exercises, or just hang out and enjoy each other’s company.
So what types of Peerspaces can you book for your London team building event?
Here are a few of our favorites that you can book today:
- This chic Soho meeting space that boasts seating for 24, a meeting area, a kitchen, and relaxed, eclectic furnishings, available for half- and full-day bookings
- This multi-purpose space in Finsbury that includes plenty of seating and a stage for giving presentations or performances
- This industrial riverside brewery in Camden with seating, outdoor space, and beautiful Camden Lock views
- This quirky underground art gallery in Fitzrovia with museum space, an art gallery, tables and chairs, Flipcharts, and a projector
- This luxury home available for meetings and away days in Stanmore with a dining room, a drawing room, a kitchen, a cinema room, a games room, and a poker/whiskey room
- This beautiful plant-filled space in Hammersmith with floor-to-ceiling windows, a peaked roof, tons of foliage, comfy seating, and an inviting ambiance
Peerspace offers you access to hundreds of team building-worthy spaces in London alone, including posh private flats, renovated warehouses, studios, and inviting and well-equipped offices. With more and more venues in London added to our platform daily, you are certain to find the space(s) that suit you and your team best.
All spaces are owned by local hosts who can lend a hand in the logistics if needed. Reach out to them with any questions or requests, like the area’s best lunch options and extra seating. And since all Peerspace are available by the hour, you can book a space for as long as you like.
Shuffleboard isn’t just for cruise ships — it’s also an amazing team building idea in London. At the London Shuffle Club in Shoreditch, shuffleboard is back with a vengeance. You can book shuffle lanes for up to two teams of two to eight players. You can also opt to hire the whole venue, half the venue, or just book private lanes and tables.
The venue has both indoor and outdoor lanes, so you can choose which you prefer before booking. You can also book tabletop shuffleboard sessions for an addictive game that’s sure to ignite your team’s passion.
All that shuffleboarding is sure to work up your appetite, so don’t forget to check out their handmade pizzas (with vegan options!), tasty craft cocktails and mocktails, and bottomless weekend brunch!
3. Navigate a Crystal Maze with your crew
Did you love the 90’s hit game show, The Crystal Maze, and always dreamed of participating in it? Then this team-building exercise will allow you to live out your wildest fantasies! Your team will go face-to-face with a wide range of mental and physical challenges while darting between themed Aztec, medieval, industrial, and futuristic zones — just like on the show.
The experience also comes complete with an inflatable Crystal Dome, an event-management team, and all the props and equipment you need for an amazing time. Plus, you’ll be cheered on by energetic hosts who will get you and your team in the spirit from the get-go. You can also add on a Richard O’Brien lookalike to complete the experience!
Looking for an immersive experience that helps you escape the office doldrums in a fun, modern way? Then look no further than Electric Gamebox! It offers you two locations in London, Wandsworth and Southbank, with a third location in Shoreditch set to open later in 2023. You and your team will take over private rooms outfitted with high-tech VR gear and play games that cover the walls through projection mapping technology.
Challenge your coworkers and work as a team as you play a range of unique 3-D games. You can also opt to fuel up and have drinks delivered right to your private gamebox.
Our engaging offsite meeting ideas for your team will make your next work-related gathering a hit!