Tuesday was May Day and, while its traditions of maypoles and dancing have long died out, it does make one think of spring, warm weather and outdoor events.
There is nothing like an event venue with a garden to add a special touch to events. Gardens are also an ideal setting for private dining.
Tanah Merah Country Club has seven function rooms of various sizes on its immaculately landscaped grounds. Rooms range in size from the Garden Banquet Room, that can accommodate 250 people for dinner, to the Louts Room that offers private dining for up to 20 guests.
A peaceful haven in central London, The Montague on the Gardens is an 88-suite Georgian townhouse that offers outdoor events on The Wood Deck overlooking private gardens of the Bedford Estate. The hotel has two Conservatories that also overlook the gardens.
With a fountain, lily ponds and botanical gardens, The Palm House is a stunning property for weddings, corporate events, galas and fundraisers in the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens. The glass walls and ceiling provide a 360-degree view of the grounds while offering up to 200 guests protection from the elements. Guests can stroll and host outdoor events in the Meadow, the Japanese Garden, the Rose Garden and the Cherry Esplanade.
The Estates of Sunnybrook occupy 40 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens on the grounds of Toronto's Sunnybrook Hospital. The Estates of Sunnybrook have hosted business meetings, weddings, corporate events, galas and even a polo event.
Event venues include the McLean House, Vaughan Estate and The Coach House (which is ideal for small groups). These flexible venues have 17 meeting and banquet rooms that can accommodate groups from as few as 6 to more than 200. There is ample room on the estates for tenting to create space for even larger groups.
The 2.5-acre waterfall garden at Toronto's Sheraton Centre, is an oasis above the city in the heart of Toronto's downtown core.
The following video demonstrates that gardens aren't just for receptions, galas and corporate events of a social nature. They can be used for breakout sessions and provide a welcome change of scenery for breaks during conferences and business meetings.
For other garden venues also consult:
- 10 Wonderful Winter Garden Party Event Venues
- Event Venues and Restaurants with Waterfalls
- Afternoon Tea for Luxury Corporate Events
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