Choosing a venue for your special day in the nation’s capital gives you an unlimited number of venues to pick from. Like most decisions for your big day – the venue is a display of you as a couple, so it’s almost as important as the jewellery you’ll wear. Whether you’re looking for big or small, castle or barn, London has the perfect venue for everyone to say their “I do”. Here are our picks for the best London wedding venues that could be the perfect setting for your special day.
Large Wedding Venues
Soane Hall at One Marylebone
This 19th century church was built to celebrate the defeat of Napoleon and has a landscaped garden.
Address: 1 Marylebone Rd, London NW1 4AQ
One Great George St
A stone’s throw from the Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace, there’s room for 220 guests.
Address: 1 Great George St, Westminster, London SW1P 3AA
With towering marble columns, this grade II listed banking hall is located in the capital’s financial district.
Address: 14 Cornhill, London EC3V 3ND
One Whitehall Place
Founded by Prime Minister William Gladstone in 1887, this venue has unrivalled views of the River Thames.
Address: 1 Whitehall Ct, Westminster, London SW1A 2EJ
This bright and modern venue in Canary Wharf can cater up to 500 guests all under its 27 metre high glass ceiling.
Address: 43 Bank Street, London E14 5NX
The Old Finsbury Town Hall
With space for 300 guests, the majestic art nouveau decor is highlighted in the aptly named “Great Hall.”
Address: Rosebery Ave, Clerkenwell, London EC1R 4RP
The Gibson Hall
Complete with its own courtyard garden, this fairytale grade I listed building can be found in the heart of the city of London.
Address: 13 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 3BA
This versatile central venue is both grand in decoration and in size with space for over 250 dining guests.
Address: Victoria House, Bloomsbury Square, Holborn, London WC1B 4DA
The Ballroom at 8 Northumberland Avenue
“The grandest example of a Victorian ballroom in existence” according to English Heritage – enough said we think.
Address: 8 Northumberland Ave, Westminster, London WC2N 5BY
Any closer to the Thames and you’d be in it with this spectacular light space with the most incredible river views.
Puddle Dock, London, EC4V 3DB
This luxurious venue in the heart of Mayfair is the dream location for a large wedding that exudes sophistication.
Address: Carlos Pl, Mayfair, London W1K 2AL
Tudor Barn, Eltham
Why go to the countryside for a barn wedding when there’s one in zone 4 and prices start from just £5,500.
Address: Well Hall Pleasaunce, Well Hall Rd, London SE9 6SZ
Located on the beautiful Bermondsey Street, this old warehouse has been modernised to perfection.
Address: 50 Bermondsey St, London SE1 3UD
This 19th century venue was once home to the horses that pulled the London trams – don’t worry, they’re gone now and it’s a place to celebrate.
Address: 7 Torrens St, London EC1V 1NQ
Conservatory & Orangery Venues
The world famous location has several venues to choose from to host a stunning wedding with beautiful natural surroundings.
Address: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, TW9 3AE
Whether you’re a small intimate group or larger celebration, the Horniman Gardens cater for all your wedding needs.
Address: 100 London Rd, Forest Hill, London SE23 3PQ
Surrounded by 2000 species of tropical plants, this central London venue allows you to celebrate with up to 250 guests.
Address: Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS
Art Deco Venues
This former cinema building is bursting with Art Deco character and charm and makes the perfect reception venue.
Address: 490 Commercial Rd, London E1 0HX
Town Hall Hotel
This award winning building was built in 1910 and is as beautiful today as it was over 100 years ago.
Address: 8 Patriot Square, London E2 9NF
Once a royal palace, this historical building was transformed into an art deco palace that just breathes eccentricities.
Address: Court Yard, London SE9 5QE
The Deck at the National Theatre
Experience one of the most beautiful views of the London Skyline from this iconic London theatre for your special day.
Address: National Theatre, Upper Ground, Lambeth, London SE1 9PX
30 Euston Square
This beautiful building of vintage character is accompanied by a modern rooftop ideal to toast your nuptials.
Address: 30 Euston Square, London NW1 2FB
St Paul’s and Weston Roof Pavilions
At the heart of the Southbank with glorious river views, this venue will give you a wedding you’ll never forget.
Address: Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX
Just moments from King’s Cross, the team at this London pub will cater for your ever desire and need.
Address: 1 Carpenter’s Mews, North Road, London N7 9EF
The Star and Garter
How many pubs do you know that have a ballroom? Well this Putney pub does not disappoint with character.
Address: 4 Lower Richmond Rd, Putney, London SW15 1JN
Inspired by Aesop’s fables and fairytales, this venue is an idyllic choice to celebrate your happily ever after.
Address: 52 Holborn Viaduct, London EC1A 2FD
This Victorian pub is full of character and perfect for an intimate wedding reception with exceptional food.
Address: 36 Barbauld Road, Stoke Newington, London N16 0SS
From party receptions to three course wedding breakfasts, this pub has it all in a beautiful setting in Clerkenwell.
Address: 53 St John’s Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1V 4JL
Royal Inn on the Park
Overlooking the beautiful Victoria Park, this Victorian pub even has a conservatory – perfect for a summer celebration.
Address: 111 Lauriston Road, Hackney, London E9 7HJ
Hack & Hop
The dream wedding venue for beer lovers – enjoy craft ales and delicious food in this recently renovated venue.
Address: 35 Whitefriars St, London EC4Y 8BH
Gallery Gardens @ Dulwich Picture Gallery
With over 200 years of history, the gardens at the world’s first purpose built art gallery provide an idyllic wedding backdrop.
Address: Gallery Rd, London SE21 7AD
Set within the grounds of Regent’s Park, these private gardens are a beautiful location to celebrate you big day.
Address: Regent’s University London, Inner Cir, London NW1 4NS
College Garden @ Westminster Abbey
The gardens at Westminster Abbey have been cultivated for nearly 1000 years meaning this is one of the oldest in the UK.
Address: 2 Abbey Orchard St, Westminster, London SW1P 3SE
The Hill Garden and Pergola
With some of the most breathtaking views of Hampstead Heath this exclusive venue only holds 40 weddings a year.
Address: The Pergola, Inverforth Cl, London NW3 7EX
The gothic tower of Severndroog Castle can be found at one of the highest points in London on Shooters Hill.
Address: Castle Wood, Shooters Hill, London SE18 3RT
Small & Intimate Venues
An award winning venue with a 4am licence – perfect for a more intimate wedding party that loves a late night.
Address: 3-7 Middle St, Croydon CR0 1RE
The Dead Dolls House
With 3 stories to explore, your guests will be treated to a stunning day in a Victorian townhouse with lots of character.
Address: 181 Upper St, London N1 1RQ
The Oratory at The Milestone Hotel
The most intimate wedding venue in all of London, this once upon a time chapel can hold a wedding for just 8 guests.
Address: 1 Kensington Ct, Kensington, London W8 5DL
Red Room at The Crooked Well
Weddings at this venue range from 10-32 guests for a seated meal – a dream location when your guest list is exclusive.
Address: 16 Grove Ln, Camberwell, London SE5 8SY
Honourable Artillery Company
Built in 1735, the HAC offers the ambiance and exclusivity of a magnificent country house yet in a central London location.
Address: THE HAC, Armoury House, City Road, London, EC1Y 2BQ
St Stephen’s Hampstead
A graded I listed deconsecrated church, if you want a venue with wow factor, then this is the one for you.
Address: Pond St, Hampstead, London NW3 2PP
This bright studio space is 100% sustainable, using only renewable energy and green gas – adding an ethical stance to your nuptials.
Address: Ladbroke Hall, 79 Barlby Rd, London W10 6AZ
If you’re looking to take your vows in a venue of rustic character and history, then look no further than this 19th century chapel.
Address: Caroline Gardens, Asylum Rd, London SE15 2SQ
Luxury Wedding Venues
Two Temple Place
A venue so grand, it was the location for a Downton Abbey wedding. A ceremony in the Great Hall is as good as it gets.
Address: 2 Temple Pl, London WC2R 3BD
One of London’s most iconic hotels has a variety of spaces for your wedding, including the decadent Lancaster Ballroom.
Address: Strand, London WC2R 0EZ
Formerly St Mark’s Church, this grade I listed building can hold an extravagant wedding for up to 350 guests.
Address: 13A N Audley St, Mayfair, London W1K 6ZA
Set within 300 acres of parkland, this country home is able to host a lavish wedding reception for your guests.
Address: Potters Bar, Barnet EN5 4SB
Affordable Wedding Venues
West Reservoir Centre
Flooded with natural light, this magical venue provides an affordable solution for your wedding reception.
Address: West Reservoir Water Sports Centre, Hackney, London N4 2HA
The Nave offers a stunning environment full of character without blowing the budget to celebrate your wedding.
Address: 78 Bishopsgate London UK EC2N 4AG
A former Welsh Presbyterian chapel, this venue is available for dry hire, meaning you can source all your own celebratory beverages.
Address: 50 Shirland Rd, London W9 2JA