Venue inspiration from Your London Wedding

Deciding on your ideal London wedding venue is an key part of your wedding planning.

There is a huge choice of different venue types in London including hotels, barns, country manor houses, romantic castles as well as chic city and town centre locations.

Check out these London wedding venues and those further afield in our listings below.

Wedding Venue Inspiration: The Old Finsbury Town Hall

The Old Finsbury Town Hall

This recently renovated landmark Grade II listed wedding venue exudes Art Nouveau elegance, from the glass and wrought iron canopy outside to the theatrical sweeping staircase. Stained glass and a majestic Ballroom with glittering chandeliers offer real wow factor.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: Merchant Taylors’ Hall

Merchant Taylors’ Hall

Stepping through the blue doors of this 700-year-old building on Threadneedle Street is like stepping into a different world at this wedding venue. The stunning architecture and ornamental features tell a story of British history, while its Gothic window frames display a contrast against the contemporary London skyline. At the heart of the hall is the stone-flagged, fragrant Courtyard Garden.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: Rosewood London

Rosewood London

With the feel of a stylish London residence, this hotel wedding venue houses 262 rooms and 44 suites. Following an £85 million renovation to the 1914 Edwardian Belle Époque building, the original features were restored by an expert team of craftsmen, including the magnificent Grade II listed frontage and dome. Guests enter via a grand carriageway leading into a distinctive courtyard. Outside, The Terrace evokes an intimate English country garden.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: Hackney Town Hall

Hackney Town Hall

Having recently undergone a multi-million-pound refurbishment, this Grade II listed building's Art Deco-style interiors are not to be missed when looking for a wedding venue. Imagine polished woodwork, chandeliers and state-of-the-art glass-roofed atria. The venue boasts five event spaces, beautifully blending modern and period features.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: Chelsea Physic Garden

Chelsea Physic Garden

Stretching 3.8 acres alongside the River Thames, wedding venue Chelsea Physic Garden is the oldest botanic garden in London. Divided into quarters by intersecting paths, the walled grounds are a tranquil setting for weddings, not to mention a mecca for plant-lovers. Couples can hire the venue on an exclusive-use basis on Saturdays and weekday evenings.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: Weddings at Queen Mary

Weddings at Queen Mary

Opened by Queen Victoria in 1887, this Grade II listed wedding venue was once known as the Albert Hall of East London. Built in Neo-Classical style with columns and a portico, visitors step inside to find an atmospheric space with book-lined walls and busts of eminent authors under a beautiful domed ceiling. Parties can spill outside to enjoy the Queen's Lawn and its Victorian clocktower, as well as the Regent's Canal running alongside.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: Battersea Park

Battersea Park

This 200-acre leafy space offers an array of outdoor wedding settings for nuptials, all boasting views not only across the park, but over the iconic Battersea Power Station too. Couples are able to pitch a marquee and immerse themselves in the nature of this historic park.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: St Ermin’s Hotel

St Ermin’s Hotel

Long known as the 'wedding cake' hotel for its opulent and romantic spaces, London's St Ermin's Hotel is a memorable big-day wedding venue. Distinctly individual, this Grade II listed gem boasts some of central London's most dramatic public spaces. A sense of occasion and beautiful backdrops are guaranteed, from the lush tree-lined courtyard to the beautiful white lobby with sweeping central staircase.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: Fulham Palace

Fulham Palace

This hidden gem of a wedding venue is found in 13 acres of grounds in South West London. The palace offers elegance and grandeur throughout, from its beautiful frontage to interiors packed with original features. Guests will love exploring rooms brimming with charm from the Tudor, Victoria and Georgian eras. From intimate to grand affairs, there are indoor and outdoor settings to suit.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: The Lansdowne Club

The Lansdowne Club

One of Mayfair's best-kept secrets, the Lansdowne Club is an architectural gem providing an oasis of luxurious calm and a quintessentially English ballroom at its heart. From the elegant frontage to the secluded courtyard, it oozes sophistication – perfect for a wedding venue setting. The building's rich history is reflected in the opulence of its interiors and its selection of captivating Art Deco function rooms. Outside, The Courtyard is a perfectly designed open space with a retractable roof and heating for memorable al fresco entertaining.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: Strawberry Hill House

Strawberry Hill House

With five acres of idyllic grounds to explore, the gardens of this Gothic house wedding venue are full of abundant plants, walks, lawns and woodland. Behind the building's stunning white facade, visitors find brightly coloured rooms, original features, stained-glass windows and a fascinating history.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: L’oscar London

L’oscar London

Located in one of the city's coolest districts, wedding venue L'oscar London is a boutique Baroque-style hotel inside a Grade II listed former church. The breathtaking historical features, such as the octagonal dome, blend seamlessly with the sumptuously decorated interiors, unprecedented levels of service and exhilarating dining.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: WWT London Wetland Centre

WWT London Wetland Centre

This 105-acre wildlife reserve is a scenic mosaic of lakes, pools, meadows and gardens, which are home to countless wildlife species. Just ten minutes from Hammersmith, London wedding venue Wetland Centre brings the countryside to the capital, offering a peaceful haven away from city life.


Wedding Venue Inspiration: LSO St Luke’s

LSO St Luke’s

Artful external restoration has transformed Grade I listed wedding venue LSO St Luke's into one of the most striking event spaces in London. With its distinctive Hawksmoor-designed spire, this concert venue provides an elegant 18th-century backdrop for those all-important photographs. Entering through the building's elegant façade, guests will find themselves inside a contemporary interior with fascinating elements of original architecture.


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