Our capital city is truly an amazing place. Full of culture, history, bustling streets and tranquil parkland, it's a city that has it all. There also some truly amazing wedding venues in London that can offer elegance, sophistication and luxury for your special day. We take a closer look at a number of London wedding venues (as well as a few that are just on the outskirts) that would be the perfect setting for an unforgettable wedding day.
1. Morden Hall
This stunning Georgian manor house wedding venue lies in south London, just minutes from the Morden underground station, and is surrounded by 250 acres of serene National Trust parkland. Lovingly renovated in 2015, Morden Hall exclusive-use venue's décor is elegant and chic, creating a breath-taking, peaceful haven from the within the city.
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2. Dartmouth House
This sophisticated mansion house exudes grandeur and sophistication in the heart of Mayfair. Boasting a sweeping marble staircase, incredible crystal chandeliers and a number of exquisite state rooms in which to celebrate your big day, Dartmouth House is a magnificent place in which to tie the knot. It even offers a delightful private courtyard that's just perfect for an al fresco drinks reception, a real rarity for such a central venue!
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3. Caledonian Club
The renowned Caledonian Club lies in the affluent area of Belgravia, just minutes from Buckingham Palace Gardens and a short walk from Hyde Park Corner underground station. It provides a wonderfully intimate setting, offering a range of stunning reception rooms complete with vintage chandeliers, ornate mirrors and a great deal of period features for a grand and elegant wedding day. Couples also receive exclusive use of the prestigious Belgrave Square that makes an idyllic spot for photos.
4. Lansdowne Club
Located in Mayfair in the West End, this grand London wedding venue offers the perfect high-end setting in which to tie the knot. The venue is one of the most exclusive and traditional members' clubs in London and, with its wonderful Art Deco décor and 18th Century charm, it's easy to see why it is so highly sought after. The Lansdowne Club Ballroom, Inner Courtyard and Winter Garden all make this venue truly remarkable and unforgettable.
5. Gaynes Park
Just 45 minutes from the centre of London, Gaynes Park barn wedding venue is nothing short of breath-taking. The idyllic gardens are the perfect place to mingle with guests and also offers views of the city skyline. Tie the knot it the light filled Orangery, lovingly restored Mill Barn, or outdoors under the attractive Gather Barn, before celebrating in style in a wonderfully rustic setting.
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6. Ham Polo Club
Just outside of the city, the delightful Ham Polo Club in Richmond provides a quintessentially English setting for a wedding. The colonial-style pavilion is a relaxed and intimate setting for your wedding reception, while the veranda is a perfect spot for enjoying drinks with your guests and, if you're lucky, a game of polo on the pitch below.
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7. Addington Palace
Just south of the capital and into Surrey, this Grade II Listed country mansion combines elegance, heritage and grandeur. Tie the knot in the Winter Gardens, with its dramatic vaulted ceiling and original features providing a delightfully traditional setting, before celebrating in style in the opulent Great Hall. Addington Palace is truly a sight to behold, and, located so close to London, is the perfect rural escape from the city.
So there you have it. A handful of the most stunning, luxurious and desirable wedding venues in London and the surrounding areas. Pick one of these exquisite settings and enjoy your wedding day in style! Want to see a bit more of the magnificent Morden Hall? Have a sneaky peek at this recent photoshoot at Morden Hall and see what makes the venue so special!