All aboard the Good Ship Benefit – the perfect pop up venue for summer events

All aboard the Good Ship Benefit – the perfect pop up venue for summer events

Good Ship Benefit


This summer set sail with the Good Ship Benefit a brand new and exciting venue space on the River Thames.  Taking charge of the waters at Victoria Embankment, is the Good Ship Benefit, a stunning transformation of an elegant ship into a pampering paradise by the beauty brand, Benefit Cosmetics.


Benefit Boat Bar


Open for five months only this pop up venue is already becoming the talk-of-the-town offering interactive experience for consumers with three decks of pampering, cosmetics services, beauty treatments and food and cocktails available.


Benefit Boat Brow Lounge set up


We’re delighted to that the venue is also available for corporate events this summer with a number of spaces available to hire on board.  Offering stunning views of the city’s skyline morning, noon and night, across three decks and a unique exciting interiors this venue is perfect for summer events. So sit back and watch the world sail by whilst enjoying a cocktail.


There are five rooms currently available providing flexible spaces for different sizes or types of events from breakfast meetings to lazy lunches, to cocktails through to evening dining.


Benefit Boat Vaults


The Main Deck (max capacity 100)

The Main Deck has two areas available to hire either individually or together;


  • The Pinkton Parlour (30 guests cocktail style)

Be transported into a classic cruise-liner Art Deco world and watch the world go by on the River Thames.


  • The Brow Lounge (50 guests for Afternoon Tea or Brunch, 70 guests for Dinner or 100 guests for Cocktails)

This magical space is a glamorous cocktail lounge with a small stage and dance floor. The space is also available for Afternoon Teas and Bottomless Brunch.


Benefit Boat Pinkton Parlour entrance


The Upper Deck (max capacity 150)

The Upper Deck has three spaces available to hire, the main restaurant and two incredible open-air decks;


  • Hoola Decks (50 guests at the back and 30 guests at the front)

Bring the beach to the boat are the Hawaii-inspired decks. The luxury decks come complete with Tiki huts  where guests will be able to sip cocktails from the beach bar, all served from one of Benefit’s Hoola hunks.


  • Lashitude at the Upper Deck (80 guests seated for dinner)

With the London Eye and the Houses of Parliament in full view of Good Ship Benefit’s leading restaurant, it may be London outside but on the upper deck, guest will be taken to Benefit’s home town, San Francisco with delectable delights been served conjuring up the tastes of  Northern California.


  • The Lower Deck (max capacity 30)

The Lower Deck is an intimate space for an intimate gathering. Enter through a secret vault into a 1960s, spy-chic space. Perfect for a secret gathering or stylish soiree.




To find out more about the venue please get in touch with the team who can send you an information pack or arrange a showround of the venue.



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