Ah, the Big Smoke. Famous for classic sites like Tower Bridge, Buckingham Palace, the Natural History Museum, and more. Another thing that makes the city so spectacular is the sheer amount of wedding venues in London. Knowing you want to get married in London is the first step, and the second is trying to figure out which venue you want. With so many to choose from, it would be so nice to have a list of some of the best wedding venues in London. Oh, hang on a hot second. There is! And it's right here. We've compiled a list of some of our fabulous Recommended venues found in the hustle and bustle of London. Very similar to our article on Essex wedding venues, we'll be going through them today.
A list of some fabulous wedding venues in London - hotels, barns, blank canvases, and more!
Devonshire Terrace by Drake & Morgan
First up, we've got Recommended venue Devonshire Terrace by Drake & Morgan. Offering very unique surroundings in the heart of London, Devonshire Terrace is a fabulous choice. Having been remodelled in 2008, Devonshire Terrace boasts an incredible glass roof over the western courtyard, making it an all-weather-friendly venue, and promising very picturesque photos. The atrium frames a view of "The Gherkin", so you really can't get more central. With a delectable restaurant, quirky interiors and bang in the centre, we highly recommend Devonshire Terrace.
Recommended venue 100 Barrington is one of the best wedding venues in London. Situated in the heart of bustling Brixton, this venue provides a beautiful blank canvas space for you and your partner. This means you can reflect your theme and personality however you wish with ease. The exposed brick walls, high ceilings, impressive beams and industrial, metal pillars all come together harmoniously to evoke the charm of an old warehouse. The one difference is that Brixton is massively inviting and comfortable. It's beautiful, warm and one-of-a-kind - it's 100 Barrington!
Loft Studios - wedding venues London
Fancy yourself as more of the artsy type? Want to show that in your venue choice? Well then, Recommended venue Loft Studios could be for you. Loft Studios is a unique West London venue with 5 warehouse spaces to hire. Another blank canvas approach, Loft Studios gives you the flexibility to create a wedding that reflects you and your vision of a perfect day. Loft Studios is a state-of-the-art venue. It's a photographer's dream! The interlinking spaces offer different capacities and different vibes, whilst maintaining a beautifully inviting, unique atmosphere.
The Barn At Botley Hill
Recommended venue The Barn At Botley Hill is an incredible space indeed. It's a contemporary space very close to London with panoramic views of the Surrey Hills. The Barn features floor-to-ceiling windows, Soho Farmhouse-inspired interiors and fabulous sunset views. They also have three luxury shepherd huts. Yes, you read that right. The uninterrupted views of the surrounding natural beauty are the real showstoppers here. Not to mention the luxurious, charming barn interiors. The soft neutrals and exposed wood bring the whole place together perfectly.
Located in East London, Shoreditch Studios is a picturesque photographic studio and wedding venue comprised of two high-ceiling railway arch rooms with industrial features. A fantastic blank canvas venue, let your imagination run free. If you've been searching for a unique venue in London, then stop the hunt now. There are two studios on offer here. Studio 1 offers floor-to-ceiling white infinity cove, a mezzanine lounge, and a spiral staircase. Studio 2 can be used for pre and post-dinner receptions, and is warm, inviting and personable.
The Zetter Townhouse - Wedding venues London
What's better than the Zetter? Not much, that's what. Recommended venue The Zetter Townhouse creates experiences fuelled by passion, sublime cocktails, and unforgettable parties. A stylish historic wedding venue, this townhouse has a lot to offer. This charming Georgian building overflows with zany character and has a diverse collection of event spaces. Filled with antiques, quirky taxidermy and collectables, The Zetter has a truly unique atmosphere. There are also a variety of bedrooms for after the party, each with its own personal vibe.
Recommended venue Brunswick House is an elegant Georgian mansion. Situated across the Thames from Belgravia and Tate Britain, this historic wedding venue is a stunning gem with incredible pleasure gardens. Brunswick House boasts wonderful interiors, courtyard gardens, and a spectacular roof terrace with amazing views of London. Dance the night away in the cellars with wine vaults, large fireplaces, venerable brickwork and ancient flagstones. The whole venue is incredibly atmospheric, intimate, and unique.
At the end of a sweeping driveway lies Recommended venue Botleys Mansion. This venue is a grand, exclusive-use venue located near London, in beautiful Surrey. The breathtaking opulence is apparent from the moment you set foot on the grounds. Can we also talk about that stone staircase? And that fabulous hall? Botleys Mansion is a dream come true in many ways. Stylish yet relaxed with lots of spaces to choose from, Botleys Mansion is one of the best venues out there. With 12 bedrooms on site, you can continue soaking in the marvellous beauty of this venue after your big day, too.
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
If you're a fan of enchanting gardens, beautiful exotic plants, and floor-to-ceiling windows looking out on spectacular grounds, then Recommended venue Royal Botanic Gardens Kew is the venue for you. A world-renowned, Grade-listed wedding venue, Kew Gardens provides a super unique and unforgettable wedding backdrop. Looking out over 320 acres and situated on the banks of the River Thames, Kew offers a plethora of impressive venues for your ceremony and reception. And each venue boasts stunning interiors, opulent atmospheres and breathtaking views.
Farnham Castle - Wedding Venues London
Recommended venue Farnham Castle is the last on our list. This castle venue offers the ultimate historic setting for your wedding, along with incredible food and drinks, spectacular grounds and overnight accommodation. Sounds pretty great, right? Well, it gets better. A unique and exclusive gem found just outside of London in Surrey, Farnham Castle is set in five acres of beautiful gardens, overlooking the idyllic town of Farnham. If you've ever wanted to feel like royalty on your big day (we can hardly blame you) then Farnham Castle is a perfect choice for you.
London wedding venues are a fantastic way to celebrate your love surrounded by one of the most exciting cities in the world
So, there we have it. A fabulous list filled to the brim with fabulous London wedding venues. Hopefully, one (or four) of these venues have caught your eye, and you'll pop it on your to-visit list. When you're visiting prospective venues, it's important to ask the right questions to ensure you know exactly what you're paying for. That's why we have an article with a downloadable PDF of important questions to ask your wedding venue. Wedding venues take up a lot of your wedding budget, and rightfully so. If you're at the beginning of your planning journey, we recommend taking a look at ways to save money for your wedding for smooth sailing from start to finish.