Updated: Jun 18
So you just got engaged and now you’re looking into venues for your wedding day. Well look no further! We have provided you with the Top 14 Wedding Venues in London. There’s something here for every couple!
Home to British royalty, Kensington Palace’s timeless elegance and storied past will charm and delight as you gather with loved ones to celebrate and mark this special moment in your own lives. With a limited number of events per year, Kensington Palace is one of London’s exclusive wedding venues and is licensed for civil wedding and partnership ceremonies for up to 150 guests and up to 100 guests for a dinner in the State Apartments or 300 guests in the Kensington Palace Pavilion.
The Royal Botanic Gardens offer a host of historic and modern venues for receptions and ceremonies and if your conscious about having an eco-friendly event you’ll be glad to know that saying your vows at Kew means you are supporting their vital plant conservation and scientific research.
Kew Gardens offer a multi-venue hire wedding packages are the ideal solution for a ceremony and wedding reception and currently have a capacity of up to 200 guests. Kew Gardens provides a unique and unforgettable setting for your wedding or event.
Wedding venues simply do not get better than Claridges. Set in the heart of affluent Mayfair, the hotel has everything you need for a special day. The 1930s design, with marble and mirrors, makes for an ultra-glamorous event and the lavish ballroom can accommodate up to 260 guests or a wedding breakfast while the striking French Salon holds 120 guests in total beneath its magnificent chandelier.
The Dorchester is one of the worlds iconic hotels. With a guest list that’s included Elizabeth Taylor and Lady Gaga, the hotel’s reputation for unparalleled service precedes it, placing it as one of the go-to venues for weddings in London. The Dorchester offers 10 event spaces and has a capacity of up to 430 people
Set within 200 acres of scenic park land, Syon Park is the ideal venue for weddings, Wedding Receptions in the either magical Great Conservatory (for parties of 50 to 150 guests for a seated meal, or up to 200 for a standing buffet) – or the Garden Room Marquee in its own private walled garden overlooking the Thames (for larger parties of between 200 to 750 guests), celebrating the evening with sumptuous food, wine, dancing or entertainment.
Kimpton Fitzroy Hotel
Kimpton Fitzroy London’s beautifully restored event spaces promise to fulfil your dreams. Whether you’d like to host 200 guests in the Ballroom or move among a number of rooms, Kimpton Fitzroy will help with every aspect of planning, from food to flowers to every detail in between.
Celebrate at The Lanesborough, enjoying the utterly English style of a vibrant and elegant Regency home where Hyde Park is your front garden, and the Household Cavalry pass by in an honorary salute. We invite you to host your celebration amidst classic period elegance, mixing in some contemporary party culture.
The Savoy is considered as a timeless gem and has played host to the likes of Charlie Chaplin and Marilyn Monroe. It’s a place where history and iconic elegance mingles with new-world sophistication. Whether you are considering a lavish wedding or an intimate occasion for immediate family, The Savoy’s impressive rooms and spaces allow for any style of event.
The iconic Lancaster Ballroom accommodates up to 300 guests for a dinner dance, while the River Room is ideal for a glamorous cocktail reception for up to 400 guests. The Abraham Lincoln room can host a ceremony of up to 300 guests or a dinner/dance reception for up to 120.
Chiswick House and Gardens
Chiswick House and Garden is an 18th century villa inspired by Andrea Palladio and Inigo Jones with classical landscapes and 65 acres of gardens. It is one of West London’s most sought after locations for elegant occasions and unrivalled service. Designed in 1728 by the 3rd Earl of Burlington, Chiswick House is the earliest and most important Palladian villa in England. It’s splendid neo-classical architecture and lavishly gilded rooms have provided the backdrop to fabulous parties through the Centuries. Chiswick House and Gardens has a capacity of up to 220 guests.
Overlooking the River Thames, this spectacular neo-classical building is a versatile venue suitable for staging events of all styles and sizes. Licensed for civil partnership and marriage ceremonies, Somerset House accommodates up to 340 guests for a ceremony and breakfast and up to 150 guests for an evening reception.
Horniman Museum and Gardens
The Horniman is home to 3 spectacular spaces which are licensed for wedding ceremonies, the Conservatory, Pavilion and Bandstand. The Grade II listed Victorian Conservatory can be used exclusively for a range of events including receptions, press events and Summer parties. The Conservatory has a very impressive glass roof which is perfect for summer weddings and has a capacity of up to 120 guests.
Hampton Court Palace
Hampton Court Palace is simply one of the most stunning wedding venues in the country. Set amid acres of beautiful gardens, this magnificent Tudor palace is the perfect setting for your special day, whether it’s a classic white wedding or something a bit more out of the ordinary. This venue offer a choice of ten places where you can hold your ceremony either in the Castle or in their award winning gardens for a capacity of up to 220 guest using The Orangery and Privy Gardens.
With its beautiful interiors, grand marble staircase and private courtyard, this elegant mansion in the heart of Mayfair is the perfect setting for an exclusive, quintessential London wedding. Dartmouth House combines all the elegance and grandeur of our Grade II listed mansion with contemporary catering to make your wedding day truly unforgettable. The house is licensed to hold civil ceremonies and has a range of rooms suitable for both intimate gatherings, ceremonies for up to 100 guests, seated receptions of 150 or standing parties for up to 450.
This venue offers two areas and is fully licenced for weddings. The Balcony Room which can seat up to 70 guests. With views of the Globe theatre and a balcony with unparalleled views of St Pauls and the river, this light and airy space is the perfect backdrop for wedding photographs. If you have bigger plans then the Underglobe is a perfect option for your event. The Underglobe seats 100 to 350 guests, or up to 450 standing, is right under the Globe Theatre itself and features a full-size model oak tree and sweeping staircase, for that all-important grand entrance.
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