Birthdays are always special, but there’s something different about a 21st. It’s a milestone birthday, the ultimate coming of age where you are somewhat adult but still able to party up a storm and go a little crazy.
Your 21st deserves a big celebration and what better way than throwing a party with all your friends! Holding your party at a venue is always a good idea (no next day clean up at your house!), however, it can be a daunting task to find the perfect venue with so many options available.
To help you out we’ve created a list of the ultimate 21st party venues to hold your celebrations. Whether you’re after a big birthday bash, an elegant cocktail party, laid-back vibes or a beachside escape, we have something for you! Keep reading below to see a list of our favourite birthday venues.
If you’re after a party destination you have come to the right place! Cargo is the ultimate party venue, notorious for its cocktails and good times on the dance floor. You are certain to make an impression with an event at this venue with waterfront views over Darling Harbour.
The menu is packed with the perfect party bites including pork sliders, mushroom arancini, mini hot dogs and deep-pan pizzas. Recently renovated Cargo has undergone a major makeover which includes lots of concrete and pops of colour to channel the sleek and sexy vibes of NYC – the ideal atmosphere for a big 21st party!
A rooftop oasis in the middle of Sydney CBD. If your birthday is in the warmer months, the Untied rooftop is the perfect venue for your 21st. With a beautiful outdoor setting and views of the city, Untied will certainly impress your guests. Soak in the summer sunshine and warm weather before watching the sunset and dancing your way into the night.
Celebrate with Untied’s tropical cocktails and refreshing menu which are sure to satisfy all your guests. Offering a variety of flexible spaces, Untied has concertina glass doors dividing the outdoor and indoor areas so you can be reassured the party will go ahead regardless of the weather!
Style and sophistication reign supreme at The Loft yet it’s still a place where you can let your hair down and have a good time. Located along the iconic King Street Wharf, The Loft at Bungalow 8 is known for its opulent cocktails and breathtaking views over the water. With an extensive drinks list and a refreshing list of both small and large canapés, it’s the ideal venue for a stand-up cocktail event.
You have the option of hiring the entire venue which has a capacity of 450 people standing. Alternatively hire off smaller sections of the venue including the Balcony, Terrace Lounge and Northern Terrace.
Look no further than The Rook if you’re after a fun-filled yet relaxed party. The Rook is a laidback venue known for its freshly caught lobsters, gourmet burgers and range of bar bites. The bar serves up a bespoke range of liquors so you can be sure the drink selection will be incredible.
The best part about The Rook is its atrium style retractable rooftop where you can enjoy views of Sydney CBD’s skyline. Both sit down dinners or cocktail parties can be arranged if you hire the Full Venue or Main Dining Room.
If you want to hold your 21st party at the beachside then Beach Suites is for you! Offering stunning views over one of Sydney’s most beautiful beaches, Beach Suites is the ultimate seaside escape. Inspired by the coastal surrounds the venue is light-filled and offers an alfresco vibe.
The Beach Bar is a beautiful section of the venue which can hold up to 70 guests standing. It features an expansive white tiled bar, complete with your own private balcony overlooking Manly Beach.