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Location, location, location

Posted 4 years ago by Laura Mitchell in

The wedding ceremony venue can set the tone for the rest of the day. The venue chosen is based on the type of wedding taking place and that can depend on what the bride and groom decide to wear or what cars will be hired.  Will you be wearing your Jimmy Choos across the foyer of a cool city hall? Are you having a low key wedding, or a large big ceremony? Well, there is a venue to suit every type of wedding.

 

London

ST Pancras Renaissance Hotel- This is an elaborate Gothic building. It contains 245 rooms. It has been voted as the NO: 1 hotel by The Sunday Times magazine.  It has a beautiful large staircase for you to make a grand entrance.

Mandarin Oriental London- this is the coveted address for a chic London wedding. The ballroom was the choice of venue for the gala before the wedding of the Dukes and Duchess of Cambridge. You too will feel like royalty as you arrive at you terrace champagne reception via a private entrance from Hyde Park.

The Dorchester –

This is one of the refined London Hotel wedding venues. It includes onsite wedding planners, florist, banqueting teams and sommeliers as well as a complimentary wedding night accommodation for you.

 

 

Southeast

 

Gravetye Manor, West Sussex-

If you’re looking for a garden setting, then this must be on the top of your wish list for the choice of venue. It is set in 1,000 acres of woodland with 35 acres of garden, chose the private dining room for an intimate celebration, or for a large party, take over the whole place. The 17 bedroom and suits meld old and new furniture, from antiques to TV’s, ipod docks, and wifi. The food offered is British cuisine that will wow your guests.

 

 

Coworth Park, Berkshire-

It offers Michelin- starred food, a top rate spa, a permanent marquee for big dos, plus a range of rooms for all occasions; it also contains a striking Oak room. It’s perfect for a beautiful wedding.

 

 

 

Lime Wood, Hampshire-

Lime Wood is set in the heart of New Forest. This country hotel is a hot choice for a wedding venue. This was the venue for Jamie Cullum and Sophie Dahl for their winter wedding. This hotel can be booked exclusively, so you can get the whole 29 rooms modern bedrooms which feature log fires, roll top baths and four poster beds. They also offer free couples treatment and champagne brunch before the Honeymoon.

 

So there you have some of the UK’s best venues for weddings. You will likely find something as the UK has one of the most beautiful venues in the world. There is always something for every style of wedding.

Written By: Nila Sabar

Edited By: Laura Nikita Mitchell



Beach Weddings

Posted 4 years ago by Laura Mitchell in ,

As we approach the end of the month, we can expect to longer sunnier days with warmer temperatures. Knowing that summer doesn’t disappoint on the weather front, means you can take great liberties in celebrating the wedding outdoors. Beaches are a choice venue for lavish exotic weddings.

 

Beach weddings conjure up romantic notions of wind-tossed hair, fantastical sublimity and nature’s tranquil sights and sounds.  The openness of a beach setting allows for a large number of guests to spread across without cluttering the space. Combining a beach’s natural beauty with the soothing sounds of waves lightly crashing against the shore, creates a peacefully romantic atmosphere for you and your guests to relax and celebrate.  You can choose to hold the ceremony and the reception on the sandy shores, or you may want to wed in a beautiful chapel or view point close to the beach.  It goes without saying that the infinite waters will make a stunning backdrop to your wedding and will fill your photo albums with stunning shots of your big day.

 

When thinking of ideas for the decor, treat the beach as a blank canvas in which to build an extravagant or simple natural setting.  It will be beautiful either way!  You can go for decor that compliments the season, with bright pops of colour to enhance the natural energy in the air, or you might make it an aquatic affair with all things ‘sea’, or you can opt for a stylishly neutral pallet, adding a touch of class to the earthy feel.

 

 

When the sun has set behind the ocean you can decorate the tables and walk ways with with trails of candles and fairy lights.  This will create a fantastical magical evening.  A beach wedding is many peoples idea of a dream wedding and for good reason; the natural beauty and harmonious atmosphere of the beach will make your day really special!

 

Written By: Georgie Bradley

Edited By: Laura Nikita Mitchell

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