12 Stunning London Hotel Wedding Venues
By Kelly Collins /London Venue ExpertMon 1st Aug 2022 Wedding Venues
London is a city that’s regarded the world over for its prestigious and lavish accommodation. Imagine one of these glamorous London luxury hotels for weddings bringing your dream day to life. Well, here’s a secret just between us… they can!
This article will fill you in on 12 of London’s luxury hotel wedding venues. We’ll introduce you to the most glamorous hotel ballroom in West End and tell you where to find an indoor palm-filled courtyard that feels like a secret garden.
The Lanesborough London
Located in the heart of the city, The Lanesborough London is a regency-era property that overlooks iconic Hyde Park. Licensed for civil ceremonies, both its Belgravia and St George’s rooms, adorned with majestic lofty ceilings and cut-crystal chandeliers, are the perfect places to host your reception or ceremony. Complete with hidden features such as the leafy oasis of the Garden Room, you’ll be spoiled for choice at The Lanesborough.
The Ned London
Taking its name from its designer Sir Edwin ‘Ned’ Lutyens, The Ned is a City of London wedding venue that boasts a staggering six event spaces. Set inside the former Midland Bank, its light-filled rooms and outdoor terraces are an ideal place to host a wedding spectacle that will have family and friends stunned. With its stylish early 20th-century vibe, there are many reasons The Ned remains a highly sought-after wedding venue.
The Waldorf Hilton
If you’re looking for the glitz and glamour of Hollywood on UK shores, look no further! The Waldorf Hilton not only offers a series of remarkable, light-filled ballrooms, just begging to host a luxurious wedding. It was also used as the set for the classic movie Titanic! Offering 4-star hotel quality and a licence to host until 1am, The Walford Hilton invites you to descend its romantic staircase and say ‘yes’ in elegant Edwardian style.
An icon of the West end, Corinthia Hotel is a luxurious 5-star venue known for its warmth, hospitality, and the ability to transform into your dream wedding venue. Host your ceremony in the charming courtroom before moving on to your reception in the ballroom. The ballroom stands as the hotel’s centrepiece, a room where you can enjoy delicious in-house culinary delights before dancing the night away beneath towering columns, soaring ceilings, and stunning floral arrangements.
The Connaught London features a variety of classic wedding settings created by interior designer Guy Oliver. For your ceremony or reception, both the Mayfair and the Marble room are definitely worth a look. The former features a striking marble hall, perfect for a bridal entrance, while the latter boasts lavish maple panelling and floor-to-ceiling windows, ideal for mid-event drinks. Offering all couples a two-month membership at the hotel spa as well as an overnight stay on your big day — the Connaught is a sure-fire winner.
A name that’s known worldwide, The Londoner overlooks Leicester Square. This West End delight brings together a team of experienced wedding planners to help create your dream day. Location-wise, its party hub, the green room, is flanked by chic velvet furniture and a fabulous, mirrored ceiling. The ballroom is a Golden Age delight and a wondrous spot for a banquet-style reception. Dramatic, atmospheric, and suited to all tastes, The Londoner offers location and luxury.
Kimpton Fitzroy London
A striking 19th-century marvel, The Kimpton Fitzroy London in Russell Square boasts a literary heritage of some of London’s finest writers among its past guests. Its palm court is an immersive, indoor garden-style room, complete with climbing foliage and a frosted glass ceiling — everything you’d need from an outdoor reception venue without the wind or rain! Elsewhere, its ballroom is a vast, glistening white dream of a room, offering ample space for an aisle, altar, family, and friends.
Andaz London Liverpool Street
Located in the fashionable, trendy locale of Shoreditch, Andaz London Liverpool Street is an essential spot if you’re looking for a mix of modern and classic. Popular for cultural weddings, The Andaz’s 1901 Ballroom, complete with towering columns and gleaming floors, is an ideal space for your reception. Another standout feature is the secret and historical Masonic Temple room, offering an enchanting and decadent space for your wedding. The’ Get Shore-Hitched’ packages include delightful in-house cuisine and lavish accommodation. Try Andaz for something a little different.
Sofitel London St James
Blending French and British elegance, Sofitel London St James is a 5-star hotel doubling as a timeless wedding venue. It features event rooms from the grand to the intimate, allowing you to lay out your big day the way you want. Did we mention that the menu is to die for as well? With world-renowned chef Anthony Demetre at the helm, you’ll undoubtedly be served memorable dishes. With notable landmarks such as St James Park and Buckingham palace minutes away, the neoclassical splendour of Sofitel London St James is irresistible.
A glamorous London hotel wedding venue like no other, The L’oscar Hotel London truly is dream-like in presentation. Each room of this 5-star hotel offers an imaginative blend of wood-panelled charm with vibrant colour schemes that will bring your wedding day to life. Whether you pick an intimate space or a grand setting, each room brings nuanced character to your wedding day. Topped off with staff whose only aim is to ensure your day is flawless, L’oscar Hotel is a wedding venue like no other.
The Dorchester is an elegant hotel on Park Lane that has not only ties to the Royal Family but also offers outstanding wedding venue services. From rooftop terraces overlooking the London skyline to a majestic ballroom made for extravagant receptions — let The Dorchester’s wedding coordinator work with you to bring these beautiful spaces to life. Just a stone’s throw from Hyde Park, The Dorchester’s stellar reputation certainly precedes it.
One Hundred Shoreditch
Perfect for the coolest couples, One Hundred Shoreditch boasts a minimalist look — ideal for a stylish wedding. Boasting a paired-back industrial feel, the one hundred room, with its steel framed windows and wooden floors, is a bright and airy space that allows the light to stream in on your ceremony (right in front of The Gherkin, no less!) Receptions? How about the Palm Springs-inspired rooftop area, with its five skyline-facing areas and beautiful rooftop kitchen? You’ll love the understated, modest vibe that can easily be styled up to suit your wildest wedding dreams.