22nd December 2015

'Tis the season for proposals, so once you've stopped hyperventilating with excitement, it's time to think about the venue. As an extra-special Christmas treat we've chosen seven of the most romantic venues in and around London for a wedding you won't forget.

1. Hedsor House

Beaconsfield

Hedsor House is a private, country house wedding venue in Buckinghamshire, just 30 minutes from Central London. Set within its own 100-acre historic park, it's an unforgettable place: a beautiful, stately building surrounded by lush gardens, complete with a long winding drive so you can make a real entrance. It also has a bridal suite that will take your breath away.

2. 58 Prince's Gate

South Kensington

58 Prince's Gate is a beautiful listed townhouse ideally located in South Kensington. Nestled on one of London's grandest streets, it's an elegant and understated venue. With various spaces available for weddings, it’s an adaptable venue that is also licensed for civil ceremonies.

3. Andaz

Liverpool Street

You’ll find Andaz, a five-star boutique hotel, in the heart of the city on Liverpool Street. 1901 Restaurant at Andaz was once the Great Eastern Hotel’s original ballroom and makes a beautiful setting for a wedding. With Grade-II listed architecture and a stained-glass dome, it’s an elegant space that can accommodate up to 120 guests.

4. 41 Portland Place

Regent Street

Located in the heart of Marylebone, close to Regent's Park and Oxford Circus, 41 Portland Place is a contemporary venue that retains the prestigious elegance of a Georgian townhouse. It has beautiful original features throughout and a terrace that's perfect for reception drinks, plus two bridal suites to choose from.

5. Belgraves

Sloane Square

As its name suggest, you’ll find this luxury boutique hotel in Belgravia. The décor is bohemian yet elegant and its intimate feel makes it a unique location for a wedding. Blending American style with a traditional British feel, this venue has a number of spaces, including a beautiful terrace covered with ivy and lit with candles – and a glass roof, meaning you can still take full advantage in the winter months.

6. Beaufort House

Earls Court

A private members' club set over four floors, Beaufort House will make your wedding feel exclusive. The members' lounge is perfect for up to 100 guests – and with a reputation for great food and service, you'll have nothing but romance to think about.

7. ArcelorMittal Orbit

Stratford

The ArcelorMittal has the wow-factor in spades, and as Britain's tallest sculpture, it has amazing panoramic views too. It's suitable for up to 100 guests and you can also hold your ceremony here – an unforgettable place to say 'I do'.

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