Venues & Receptions

The Woburn Estate gives couples the opportunity to have their perfect wedding day

The Woburn Estate gives couples the opportunity to have their perfect wedding day


From a small intimate gathering of close friends and family to a lavish reception for up to 250 guests, The Woburn Estate gives couples the opportunity to have their perfect wedding day.

The Sculpture Gallery is set in the beautiful grounds of Woburn Abbey and was constructed by Henry Holland during the 18th Century for the fifth Duke of Bedford. It is one of the most majestic and elegant settings for any ceremony or reception, and with its own private gardens overlooking the Camellia Lake, it guarantees exclusivity. 

Things to consider when choosing your wedding venue

Things to consider when choosing your wedding venue from Hallmark Hotels


Almost anywhere can be considered a potential wedding venue for the magical day - from tree houses to seafronts, castles and hotels to farmyard barns and school halls, and everything in between. However, before you make your final decision, here are some key factors to consider before putting down the deposit on your wedding venue.

Hallmark Hotels is a 28 strong and growing portfolio of hotel wedding venues situated across the UK from city centre locations to rolling countryside settings and manor house style venues.

A wedding blessing overlooking one of the world’s most beautiful sunsets

Pool at the Alantur Hotel, Turkey to delight all members of your wedding party

A wedding blessing overlooking one of the world’s most beautiful sunsets along the Turkish Turquoise Coast, a long stretch of wide-sanded beach bedecked with roses and lanterns on which to say your ‘I Do’s ‘, Alanya’s loveliest hotel, the newly refurbished Alantur Hotel is sure to delight all members of your wedding party.  

Nestled elegantly on a wide swath of inviting beach fronting the deep blues of the Mediterranean Sea in the shadow the majestic Taurus mountains, this modern resort,  just steps from the water, is in an ideal location.  Set within a naturally rich botanical garden, Alantur Hotel is an oasis of calm and beauty -and the perfect starting point of the rest of your lives.


Ellenborough Park has partnered with The Cotswold Perfumery to launch the new Unbridled package


Choosing a perfume for a loved one is a tricky task in any relationship, which is why Ellenborough Park has partnered with The Cotswold Perfumery to launch the new Unbridled package. Tapping into the personalisation trend, brides-to-be, newlyweds and couples can design a bespoke scent to wear on the big day or treasure as the ultimate mini-break keepsake.

Chief perfumer John Stephen, one of only six independent scent creators in the UK, will lead small classes for Ellenborough Park guests on making one-of-a-kind perfumes from his 300-year-old workshop in Bourton-on-the-Water.

Myweeteepee – Little Spaces for Little People

Myweeteepee – Little Spaces for Little People


When planning a wedding, it is sometimes difficult to find little things for children that not only let them have fun, but which also fits within the whole look of the day. For children the day can feel long and parents want to enjoy themselves too, so it is important to make sure they are entertained and occupied so everyone can have a great time.

Beautiful in design, the Myweeteepees offer children a perfect hideaway to play in, read in or chill out in whilst looking so stunning they look great in any room, garden or wedding setting.

Wrenbury Hall has been making bride’s dreams a reality for the past 18 years

Wrenbury Hall Wedding Venue - Sarah and Shaun


Wrenbury Hall, an idyllic 16th Century country residence in the heart of the breathtaking Cheshire countryside. This little piece of paradise has been making bride’s dreams a reality for the past 18 years, welcoming over 1000 wedding partiesand more recently introducing a stunning Laurent Perrier Bar, that oozes style and sophistication. As such, they know a thing or two about how to realise the ultimate day of love.

Here they give some top tips on how to plan a wedding:

Keep it private 

Ling Ling Mykonos – for the Fashionista Bride

Ling Ling Mykonos open air wedding venue


Ling Ling Mykonos is the ultimate open air wedding venue for a couple looking for a chic and stylish destination in which to say their I Do’s.  Instagram ideal, and part of the iconic Hakkasan family, Ling Ling has reimagined the Hakkasan DNA ever so slightly to create a restaurant concept that oozes culinary excellence in one of the world’s most achingly stylish locations. 

A wedding as individual as you

A wedding as individual as you


There’s a reason why your wedding day is called your Big Day. It’s the only occasion in your life when you’ll have all the people you love in the same room on the same day. It’s the most extraordinary feeling for any couple. Your dedicated wedding team at the Preston Marriott Hotel will make sure that your day is the perfect expression of who you are.

After years of proudly hosting weddings, we understand that what is most important is that you have your day your way. Our wedding packages start from £2,750 and are based on a minimum spend, not maximum numbers or set packages.

A Wedding Venue for All Seasons

Combermere Abbey A Wedding Venue for All Seasons on the Cheshire/Shropshire borders


Combermere Abbey is an exclusive and unquestionably romantic wedding venue on the Cheshire/Shropshire borders. One aspect which makes this venue unique is its harmony with nature, an ever-changing kaleidoscope of colour as the seasons come and go. Each season there is a different facet of this enchanting venue to enjoy. 

With 180 degree views of the world’s only fruit tree maze and English walled gardens to be enjoyed from The Glasshouse, wedding ceremonies take place in the ‘outdoors-in’. Breathtaking views of this magical horticultural vist a are complemented by the neutral and elegant interior décor, enhanced by silk floral displays or your own floral displays. 

Timing the knot

Martyn and Amy Kingston on their wedding day at Nottingham city centre wedding venue, St James Hotel


TIME is certainly of the essence for newly-engaged Nottingham couples as popular Nottingham city centre wedding venue, the St James Hotel, sees a huge increase in bookings this year.

Wedding venues are notorious for being booked up a year or more in advance - but the St James Hotel is seeing a significant increase in the number of couples not wanting to wait a long time for their big day.

Turn your dreams into reality at The Royal Toby

The Royal Toby, Castleton, Rochdale to create the wedding of your dreams


Celebrate the most important day of your life here with us at The Royal Toby, where our team is dedicated to creating the wedding of your dreams.  Based in Castleton, Rochdale, The Royal Toby is a beautiful, friendly and relaxed hotel and restaurant. From a large wedding breakfast to an intimate family meal, The Royal Toby is the perfect location for your special occasion.

With a civil wedding licence, your wedding ceremony can be held here in one of the beautiful rooms, with photographs outside on the large lawned garden or in front of the roaring fire indoors. 

Pennine Manor – a stunning Yorkshire location

Pennine Manor Hotel, Yorkshire will help you design your perfect wedding


Sat on the edge of the stunning Pennine hills, the Pennine Manor Hotel is set in a beautiful and tranquil location. With panoramic views right across the Yorkshire countryside, the hotel is located just outside Huddersfield. 

It’s our belief that every single wedding should be completely unique and personal to the special couple, so our wedding planners will go out of their way to help you design that perfect day. We’re not just helping you to plan out one day, we’re making memories that will last you a lifetime. 

‘Anything Goes’ weddings with Canvas & Stone

Event at Iscoyd Park


When you’re daydreaming about your big day, do you envisage a festival-style wedding complete with tipis and circus tents? How about having a street-food set up serving Turkish Meze, or a 1930s themed wedding with vintage 7” records for table name markers? Enter Canvas & Stone, the new country house collective offering ‘anything goes’ weddings on the grandest of scales.

The wedding industry is worth in excess of £10bn a year and the big trend for 2016 is personalisation - adding personal touches that make your special day stand out for all the right reasons.

Upstairs at Trinity is an elegant yet modern venue located in the heart of Clapham Common,

Upstairs at Trinity an elegant yet modern venue located in the heart of Clapham Common,


Upstairs at Trinity is a self-contained restaurant that can be hired privately for groups of up to 32 people. Available for lunch and dinner, our modern urban dining room has its own dedicated staff, fully stocked bar, music facilities and beverage packages.

Upstairs at Trinity is an elegant yet modern venue located in the heart of Clapham Common, ideal for small city wedding receptions.

For exclusive hire of Upstairs, we will build a bespoke package to suit your requirements in terms of food and beverage and to fit within your price point. The layout of the Upstairs space, including its eight ash wooden tables, can be arranged to your specifications.

Have a London Chic wedding at Angelus Restaurant

London Chic wedding at Angelus Restaurant


Host your dream London wedding at Angelus Restaurant, a beautiful brasserie de luxe for a spellbinding and romantic day. Angelus Restaurant has the perfect combination of quintessentially English and French romance for the Bride and Groom's special day which they can cherish forever in this lovely venue.

Angelus Restaurant is located just next to Hyde Park, in a stunning mews street providing the perfect balance for a London chic venue. Thierry Tomasin, is a classic French host able to seamlessly guide a Bride and Groom through their wedding reception and keep any wedding fears at bay; with his team’s expertise, culinary skills and wine knowledge, the Angelus team will add that extra sparkle to your day.