The most frequently asked questions for private events & corporate events
Questions about renting the location
Old light factory.
The rental price stated in the offer refers to the rental period of up to 8 hours. The rental period is flexible depending on the customer's wishes and can be agreed beyond the 8 hours. The extension is possible by the hour for 100.00€ net per hour (plus staff & drinks). We do not have a closing time. You can use our premises all night long.
The WHITE Spreelounge is very easy to reach by local and long-distance transport.
All public transport options are within a radius of only 500 metres. In addition to the S-Bahn, the following tram lines run from Schöneweide station: M17, M21, M37, 60, 67.
There is parking in front of the building. Please note that a parking disc is required and the parking time is limited.
We are happy to provide an unmanned coat rack. The location and number of coat racks are variable. If you wish, you can book cloakroom staff through us.
Smoking is not permitted in the entire building. The fire alarm system may be triggered in case of smoke. Please use the Spree terrace for smoking.
The ALVA Lounge and LichterMeer locations each have an exclusive Spree terrace with outdoor furniture.
Sanitary facilities are available at each location.
From a number of 100 guests, we recommend including an additional toilet service (17.50€ per hour). From 150 people, a chargeable toilet service must be booked in addition.
Of course, we also offer you the opportunity to get married with us in the WHITE Spreelounge immediately before your wedding ceremony.
- Free wedding ceremony
- Saturdays; by arrangement also on other weekdays; indoor and outdoor
Prices by arrangement
- Civil wedding
- Not possible
Use is reserved exclusively for our in-house weddings.
- The scattering of flowers and rice is not permitted in the location or on the terrace.
Questions about food and drinks
The BBQ on the Spree Terrace is a great highlight for your event. We just have to point out that in case of bad weather (rain, storm) the event manager may move the "BBQ" to the kitchen to ensure the quality of the food and to optimise the production processes. In 95% those cases, everything will take place as planned - however, please understand if the barbecue on the terrace is not possible due to the weather and we decide to barbecue in the kitchen.
We offer four consecutive beverage packages for your event:
- Drinks package "non-alcoholic "
- Coffee & tea, soft drinks
- Classic" drinks package"
- Coffee & tea, soft drinks, beer, wine, prosecco
- Drinks package "Long drinks"
- in addition to "Classic" 5 long drinks of your choice
- Drinks package "Long drinks & Cocktails "
- In addition to "Classic" 5 long drinks + 3 cocktails of your choice
The flat rates for drinks can be changed variably during the course of the evening. It is not possible to charge drinks exclusively according to consumption. We will be happy to send you a complete drinks menu. Please note that you must purchase the flat rate from Spreespeicher for at least 5 hours. In general, we would like to point out that you are bound to our flat rates. However, exceptions are possible.
In principle, it is possible to bring your own spirits at a corkage fee of € 34.00 net per 1 litre bottle. Should you opt for the drinks package "Longdrinks" If you have decided to bring your own spirits, they are free of charge. We will be happy to advise you on the implementation of your ideas.
If you choose our classic, long drink or cocktail package, two types of red wine and white wine and one type of rosé wine are included. You are welcome to taste the wines on offer in advance. If you are not completely satisfied with the selection offered, you can bring in your own wines at no extra charge.
If you are not completely satisfied with the stock on offer, we will be happy to order desired drinks for you at an expense charge. In some cases we will charge the difference to our bottle prices.
Questions about furniture / technology / entertainment
- Light and sound system
- 5 bar tables with stretch covers in white
- Indoor & Outdoor Furniture
- If desired a gift table
A permanently installed light and sound system is included in the rental price and creates a great dance and party atmosphere. Bringing your own music system is not permitted. We will gladly take care of contacting your DJ / band etc. regarding the technology.
We are happy to offer you radio microphones for 29.00€ net per piece. Alternatively, we can also provide you with a neckband microphone for €85.00 net. If your technical requirements go beyond this, we will be happy to obtain an individual offer from our technical partner.
Unfortunately not permitted here, as confetti is difficult to remove. Failure to comply will result in increased cleaning costs. Since flower petals, rice, etc. Since flower petals, rice, etc. leave colour residues and are difficult to remove, scattering them is prohibited.
It is also possible to provide the terrace area with music. This sound system is permitted as long as there is no parallel event. We will gladly hire the technology for you for € 200.00 net.
We offer a DJ flat rate for 6 hours at a price starting from 500,00€ net. An extension per hour is charged by the DJs at € 50.00 net. You are also welcome to commission your own DJ or band to provide you with musical accompaniment. Please note that you are not permitted to bring your own music equipment (see section on music equipment).
If a band or similar musical act is used, it must be noted and communicated that, as a matter of principle, no acoustic drums are permitted in our venues, only electronic drums.
We will gladly send you an overview of our technical equipment. If your existing equipment is not sufficient, we will rent additional equipment from our technical partner for you.
Staff are only charged according to actual working hours, but at least 1 hour before and 1 hour after the start/end of the event. Depending on the number of guests, we require a minimum number of staff in order to provide the best possible service for you and your guests and to meet our quality standards.
Provided that at least background music is played in all locations, there will be no disturbance.
Permanent parking is only possible with special permission. A short drive-up & exit from the bridal vehicle for weddings is perfectly possible on the terrace of the Lighthouse.
The WHITE Spreelounge has its own jetty. After consultation, this can be used for the arrival of the guests.
Unfortunately, we cannot offer separate sleeping facilities for the "little guests". However, if no parallel event is taking place, it is possible to additionally rent the adjacent room by prior arrangement.
We are happy to recommend our partners for your very special wedding or event decoration and support you in the preparations and planning.
Of course, you can also bring in your own decorations. Any decorations and other equipment you bring yourself must be collected between 10-12 am on the following day at the latest (for Saturday events on Monday). Gifts and money must be taken away on the evening. As a special service, we can provide a locker for 12h subject to availability.