Sherlock Holmes murder mystery – While you and your guests savor a delicious three-course Christmas dinner, a murder mystery unfolds. Stay sharp to unravel the mystery and claim the prize for the best detective. This interactive event invites guests to examine clues, listen to live suspect testimonies, and work in teams to uncover the murderer.
Private dining rooms – Due to the interactive nature of the murder mystery, your group will be allocated a private dining room. This allows for an intimate and private atmosphere while still enjoying the amazing shared entertainment after dinner.
Group sizes – A minimum of 15 people per group is required at this venue. From this number, 8 to 12 will play the part of suspects, while the others can act as detectives, taking notes during suspect testimonies, examining clues, and trying to uncover the murderer.
Format of the murder mystery – Before your Christmas party, selected guests will receive clues, secrets, and motives that make them murder suspects. On the day of the event, a detective will attend the venue to question the suspects. The plot unfolds as each guest discovers their part in the events that led to a murder, ultimately revealing that one of them is a killer!
Delve into the world of Sherlock Holmes for a murder mystery Christmas party at the fantastic Leonardo Royal Hotel London St Paul’s. This 4-star venue is conveniently located just 2 minutes from the iconic St Paul’s Cathedral and offers excellent transport links from St Paul’s tube station and City Thameslink. For a pre-event cocktail, check out Sabine, the hotel’s rooftop bar and outdoor terrace.
As if the murder mystery wasn’t enough, this event is packed with extra entertainment for the festive season! After dinner, head to the onsite nightclub where your tickets provide shared access to the following:
(*) Shared access means you will share the after-dinner entertainment with groups from other private dining rooms.
Dates: 1st, 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th December 2023
Time: 7:00pm until 01:00am
A glass of Prosecco is included on arrival, and half a bottle of wine per person is provided during the meal. The three-course Christmas dinner menu for 2023 is yet to be confirmed, but a 2022 example menu is available to give an idea of what to expect. Menus are subject to change due to supply chain issues.
Additional drink options:
Jugs of iced water are provided on each table, and a full cash bar is available throughout the night for any additional drinks outside of the standard package.
The running order for this event is as follows:
Please treat the above as a guide rather than an exact schedule.
At all of our Christmas parties, we want our guests to feel comfortable and have a great time. Most people at this event will choose to wear ‘smart casual,’ but there will be no enforcement of a dress code on the night.
Drink tokens must be issued prior to the event and therefore must be paid for by Friday 3rd November 2023.
Private dining is available at this event for up to 80 guests. For more information, please contact us.
We cater for all dietary requirements, and these can be noted on the paperwork we send once you have booked. The only exception is kosher, which requires specialist caterers. Please contact us for more information.