KPMG among guests at London Eye Barracuda venue launch

Merlin Entertainments launched its floating venue, the London Eye Barracuda to more than 200 event planners this week.

Merlin Entertainments launched its floating venue, the London Eye Barracuda to more than 200 event planners
Merlin Entertainments launched its floating venue, the London Eye Barracuda to more than 200 event planners

Guests from companies including KPMG, Banks Sadler, Vivid Event Group, Corporate Events Management and the Ultimate Event Company viewed the boat during an evening cruise along the River Thames.

Available for private as well as corporate events, the London Eye Barracuda can accommodate up to 230 guests or 140 seated for dinner. The boat features intimate booth seating and a mirrored 1930s bar with a decorative iron grille façade, tan leather sofas, a dance-floor and retractable roof.

Event partners of the launch included photography by Henry Stuart/ Spherical Images, floral arrangements by Designer Flowers, entertainment from Prelude Entertainment, card tricks by Charismagic, catering by Rhubarb Food Design, the Digital Paparazzi and security by Mark Lee Securities Ltd.   

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