Venue Hire


Japan House London has been recognised by the National Tourist Organisations of Great Britain and Northern Ireland with their COVID-19 Industry Standard certificate, 'We're Good to Go'.

Please read our General Risk Assessment (PDF) as well as updated Venue Hire Guidelines (PDF) outlining the measures we are taking to deliver events in a safe manner, while protecting guests and staff.

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Japan House, the venue for events inspired by Japan, located on Kensington High Street in a stunning listed Art Deco building. The ground floor is a social retail space, offering a range of high quality Japanese goods and a coffee stand; on the first floor, there is a Japanese restaurant and a Tatami Room; and on the lower ground floor, a Gallery, a Hall and a Library. Japan House London, provides a unique and prestigious backdrop for a variety of events, with an interior transformed into a stunning contemporary space offering an ideal canvas to engage with clients and activate brands in an iconic setting.

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The spaces available for hire are suitable for a variety of events ranging from drinks receptions for 170 guests, conferences for 140 or dinner for 100 to small boardroom meetings for 12 guests. Japan House London’s diverse rooms are available for hire to organisations, bodies and companies whose activities support and promote Japanese culture, society and business.


The Hall is a completely transformable space, with endless possibilities, offering a contemporary and clean environment for events. This flexible space is ideal for conferences, seminars, performances, film screenings and fashion shows. Situated on the lower ground floor, with retractable tiered seating and a large built-in screen, this flexible space is fully AV- equipped to a high spec. Without the tiered seating the room provides an ideal space for receptions, dinners and informal gatherings. 

15m × 9.8m

Included in hire:
Projector onto wall - Panasonic UHD 4K
Presentation clicker and in-house laptop
1 × flipchart + pens
2 × microphones (lapel or handheld)


The Library offers a new approach to appreciate and engage with books, by the way books are displayed, and through bookshelf exhibitions curated by Haba Yoshitaka of BACH. A book specialist in Japan, Haba is revolutionizing the way books are displayed and curated and has helped bookstores in Japan successfully champion paper books in the digital era.

Situated on the lower ground floor, in the central area between the Gallery and Hall, the Library is ideal for meetings, talks, workshops and tastings.

6m × 3.7m

Included in hire:
1 × flipchart + pens
TV - 84” Panasonic UHD 4K
Presentation clicker and in-house laptop

Tatami Room

The Tatami Room is a traditional Japanese-style space in a contemporary setting with capacity for 8 guests.

Situated on the first floor, it provides the perfect location for smaller meetings, tastings, interviews and photoshoots.

5m × 3.8m

Our venue

Explore the space, atmosphere and experience of Japan House London's venue for your events in this video. 

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Please note that the views, thoughts or opinions expressed during an event organized by an external organization at Japan House are not necessarily endorsed by Japan House.