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    10-200
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    105+VAT pp
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Sherlock Holmes Murder Mystery Shared Christmas Party Details

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!

The Murder Mystery Christmas Party Venue

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.

After-dinner Entertainment

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:

  • Photo booth – Unlimited access to the photo booth is included in your ticket price. Each visit includes double prints for guests to take home as a souvenir.
  • Onsite nightclub – Club Ten will be open after dinner exclusively for murder mystery guests. Dance until 1am as our superb DJ plays popular party hits from across the decades.
  • Glitter face painters – Add some sparkle to your afterparty with our glitter face painters, offering sophisticated, sparkly designs.

(*) Shared access means you will share the after-dinner entertainment with groups from other private dining rooms.

Sherlock Holmes Murder Mystery Shared Christmas Party Dates

Dates: 1st, 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th December 2023
Time: 7:00pm until 01:00am
Price: £105+VAT

Wine, Menu, and Drinks

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:

  • Pre-order a set of 3 standard drink tokens for £18+VAT or 5 tokens for £30+VAT. (Redeem each standard token for a small house wine, beer, or soft drink).
  • Pre-order a set of 3 premium drink tokens for £24+VAT or 5 tokens for £40+VAT. (Redeem each premium token for a single house spirit & mixer, small house wine, beer, or soft drink).
  • Pre-order a 4.5-hour unlimited beer, wine, & soft drink wristband for £40+VAT (must be purchased for the whole group).

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.

Event Timings

The running order for this event is as follows:

  • 7:00pm – Guests arrive & welcome drink is served
  • 7:30pm – Murder mystery dinner starts
  • 10:00pm – Nightclub access, photo booth & casino finish start (approx.)
  • 12:30am – DJ set finishes, entertainment & bars close.
  • 1:00am – Carriages.

Please treat the above as a guide rather than an exact schedule.

Dress Code

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.

More Info

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.

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  • Michelle Klein
    Michelle Klein
    8 months ago

    We had an amazing time! Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the murder mystery put on by West End Events. Everything was really well organised and all they took care of everything. Thank you so much for such a fun evening. Would definitely highly recommend using your company as you made so easy for us.

  • Daniel Phelps
    Daniel Phelps
    6 months ago

    West End Events helped me to organise a 1920s themed murder mystery evening at a Bristol hotel. They were excellent with their communication and, in particular, chased the venue for me when they were a bit slow coming up with details, which really took some of the stress off. I would definitely use them again.

  • Adria Reeves
    Adria Reeves
    9 months ago

    I booked the Great Gatsby shared Christmas party for our small team this year through West End Events, and I’m so glad I did! The booking process was very easy and all the food and entertainment is taken care of for you – we just had to get our outfits sorted and turn up! They are very responsive to questions/messages and easy to work with. I very much recommend them! Comments about the event from my team include: It was a great night, the Gatsby Girls were excellent. Food excellent and tables well presented. It was lovely to have the casino which added to the fun of the evening. The location and venue were great…as were the flapper girls and entertainment. I really enjoyed the night. The band were superb and loved the gambling!

  • Klim L
    Klim L
    9 months ago

    We just had an amazing Christmas party in Leonardo Hotel Tower Bridge!!! Everything was great; the entertainment was just enough, the live band was performing at its best and the service was good and well organised. It was a shared experience with other companies which we prefer. Our company has 70 people and it is more fun to have a huge event where you can also meet other people. It felt like a proper Gala event :) The tables were well spaced out and it didn't feel squeezed or packed. Our sales manager Ryan Young was very helpful and he managed to get us some extra last minute tickets. The event management was efficient, always replied to all emails within a few minutes and they help me to find the event that was suitable for the budget, place and time. Loved it!!! Thank you West End Events ❤

  • Imogen G
    Imogen G
    9 months ago

    We used West End Events for our work Christmas party at Ardent Engineers. The room was set up really well, and the actors were amazing! Whole night was planned really well on their end , and our whole company had a great night! We have received some great feedback from our staff :)! Will definitely be using West End Events again! Thanks :)