Getting Married in London



England’s vibrant capital city is bursting with exceptional and versatile venues that will create a remarkable wedding day to treasure forever. Choose from tranquil open rooftop gardens overlooking the bustling city or a lively stadium home to your favourite sports team. London is filled with historical churches, quirky theatres and contemporary art spaces, grand hotels, charming inns and tourist attractions. In short, there’s a venue to suit everyone’s needs.

Cultural Character, Antique Allure & City Chic Ambience

If you’re looking for a unique setting then not surprisingly London boasts a huge assortment of alternative locations that will give your wedding the wow factor. There are hundreds of visitor attractions to choose from including the enriching Museum of London whose choice of rooms for hire includes The Pleasure Garden - a stunning 18th century space adorned with real trees and set beneath twinkling stars. The Science Museum found in South West London is a fantastic option for those interested in the ages of human ingenuity, featuring a number of stimulating interactive galleries. An impressive personalised touch includes a welcome message to your guests displayed in the form of an energy ring suspended from the ceiling. Another superb historic venue is the dramatic Cutty Sark ship which was re-launched during the 2012 Olympics. Sitting in South East London on the River Thames, the ship is the only remaining tea clipper and is available for exclusive hire.

If you’re a sports fan then why not book a sports venue for style, space and outstanding pitch views. Chelsea Football Club offers fans the chance to fulfil their dream by getting married in one of the many flexible wedding spaces available. Award-winning Michelin Star chef Marco Pierre White provides mouth-watering fine dining for their highly rated Frankies and Marco restaurant. South East London’s The Kia Oval is another great option; as one of London’s oldest sporting venues it offers a striking mix of traditional charm and modern opulence. Sporting venues are great for a large wedding celebration and they boast dozens of unique rooms.

Do you wish to host your ceremony in London whilst feeling like you’re somewhere else? East Central London’s Barbican Conservatory offers a lush oasis amongst tropical plants and exotic fish, where highlights include fantastic city skyline views as well as a state of the art lighting system for a celebratory reception. Or how about tying the knot in a restaurant such as the South African themed Shaka Zulu, where diverse cuisine, a champagne bar and cocktail lounge kitted with carved wooden murals create a gorgeous atmosphere.

England’s capital city is home to many creative venues including The Deck at the National Theatre, where you can enjoy spectacular views of the city’s skyline on your own private terrace. Theatre Royal in Drury Lane provides an iconic setting where guests can marvel at the building’s grandeur during a formal banquet. Troxy is an art deco theatre based in East London whose high ceilings and 1930s features creates a luxurious and historically enriched venue perfect for an elegant wedding celebration. 

Superb Service, Fine Food & Dazzling Décor  

London’s diverse hotel selection provides ample opportunities for a remarkable wedding location. If you’re looking for luxury then the five star London Marriott County Hall offers opulence in Central London’s South Bank. The venue oozes elegance with its historical architecture and ornamental features, whilst some rooms boast picturesque views of the London Eye and the River Thames. Another sophisticated venue is the One Whitehall Place at The Royal Horseguards in South West London which is set in a stunning location offering beautiful views of over the Thames. You’ll find many of our hotels provide a dedicated wedding coordinator, exquisite cuisine and luxury accommodation for the ultimate wedding package.

When it comes to choosing a wedding caterer London houses ample suppliers who will create an exquisite menu to suit your dining style and dietary requirements. Take the Bonafide Food Company, who provide a diverse range of tastes from all over the world in the style of canapés, a buffet or a formal banquet. They offer three levels of service; choose from food dropped off and ready to go giving you free reign on the day, food cooked on site accompanied by professional serving staff or the full package including décor, a seating plan, the cake and even the kitchen! Fizz Caterers produce mouth-watering cuisine for a number of London venues including the Cutty Sark and Tower Bridge Engine Rooms London. They will tailor their menu to your needs providing you with a selection of flavoursome options including tasty canapés and sumptuous formal dining. New Quebec Catering source all their own ingredients to provide a variety of delicious, great quality food tailor made for your wedding. From finger food to cold and hot buffets, breakfast catering or afternoon tea, there are endless dining options to choose from. 

For an extensive list showcasing all that London has to offer you take a look at our wedding directory below.

Recommended Wedding Venues in Greater London

The Deck at the National Theatre

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The Deck at the National Theatre

The Royal Horseguards

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The Royal Horseguards

London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square

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London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square

Science Museum

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Science Museum

The Kia Oval - Surrey County Cricket Club

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The Kia Oval - Surrey County Cricket Club

THE HAC

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THE HAC

RSA House

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RSA House

Eltham Palace

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Eltham Palace

De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms

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De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms