With wedding season well and truly upon us, couples thinking of getting married in London have a fantastic selection of venues to choose from, as well as some amazing transport links, accommodation and activities for guests to entertain themselves before and after the event.
If you are planning a wedding with that extra touch of class, then London is truly home to some of the most stunning luxury wedding venues around.
Below you will find the top 10 luxury wedding venues in London as recommended by London wedding videographers HD Moments:
Dating back over 260 years, Kew Gardens is a world-famous royal botanical gardens, that also doubles as a luxury wedding venue. You’ll be amazed at the peace and tranquillity to be found in the gardens just a stone’s throw away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre.
Based in the South-West of the city, you can opt to have your ceremony in the Grade 1 listed Orangery; the breathtaking conservatory; or a combination of locations across the internal and external settings of this wondrous venue.
The Savoy London
With an extremely central location just off Covent Garden and some of London’s other major attractions, the five-star Savoy is an extremely well-connected luxury venue.
This decadent hotel has the capacity for weddings of all sizes – the lavish and historic Lancaster ballroom can accommodate up to 300 guests for a dinner dance, whilst the private dining rooms are more suited to intimate weddings of up to 50 people.
The Natural History Museum
The Natural History Museum is one of London’s major tourist attractions, but did you know you can also exchange your wedding vows at this iconic location?
This wedding backdrop combines a stunning 130 year-old building with some of the world’s most iconic natural jewels. There are eight different spaces available at the venue for your wedding, including the jaw-dropping soaring Victorian arches of Hintze Hall.
St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, London
This romantic, historic venue inspired by the romance of rail’s golden age offers bespoke packages allowing you to craft your perfect wedding in a central location.
This five-star hotel is steeped in history, with luxurious furniture adorning every room and giving the venue a real feeling of romance. There are a number of rooms and suites to choose from depending on the number of guests you are planning to invite.
Situated on Park Lane, this wonderful luxury hotel is one of the most famous spaces in the country due to its reputation for elegance and glamour.
The ballroom makes for a classically romantic banqueting space ideal for larger parties, whilst the Crystal Suite features more modern décor for a truly chic event.
Searcy’s at the Gherkin
The Gherkin is an iconic part of London’s skyline, so if you are fan of incredible views and modern architecture, this could be the venue for you.
Weddings are held on the 39th and 40th floors, with spectacular sunsets over London for you and your guest to enjoy.
The Barbican Conservatory
London’s largest conservatory houses more than 2,000 plant and tree species all within one of the most iconic arts centres in the country.
Described by the Queen as “one of the modern wonders of the world,” this venue is ideal for couples with a dual interest in nature and the arts.
The London home of the Duke of Northumberland offers a selection of unique indoor and outdoor spaces, from its majestic Great Hall and The Duke’s Private Dining Room to outdoor locations in the luxurious setting overlooking the Thames.
The Great Hall is open to 120 guests, whilst receptions can be held in the luxurious surroundings of the Great Conservatory which can accommodate up to 200 guests.
Evoke the romance of one of Shakespeare’s plays by getting married at the Globe theatre on London’s southbank. With stunning views of the Thames and St. Paul’s Cathedral you’ll be making your personal history in a truly historic setting!
The event planners pride themselves on utilising the creativity of the space for a unique wedding that harnesses the passion that you and your partner have for each other.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Kensington
The V & A Museum is another rich cultural venue showcasing some of the world’s most innovative pieces of art and design. Available as a night-time venue, you can get married amongst some amazing pieces of art or even in the secluded John Madeski Gardens.
The venue can accommodate small weddings of just 25 up to a whopping guest list of 400.
Whichever venue you opt for, it will truly be a memorable and historic day in one of these world-class venues. Make sure you consider how many people you want to invite and your budget before you approach any of these venues so they can provide you with a package to suit your needs.