If you are planning a traditional Asian wedding then you are going to be looking for a venue with a large capacity that will impress your wedding guests. We take a look at some of the UK’s best Asian wedding venues and explore what they have to offer.
The Garden Room in Syon Park, Middlesex
The stunning Garden Room at Syon Park is set within the grounds of one of the country’s most breath-taking historic buildings. With an enviable London location, idyllic private gardens and a dramatic backdrop, The Garden Room creates the perfect first impression for Asian wedding celebrations.
With years of experience the events team are experts when it comes to Asian wedding celebrations, ensuring that traditional values and practices are honoured, whether you have a traditional theatre-style ceremony and formal wedding meal in mind, or would prefer a more relaxed, informal, party. The venue is comprised of two separate spaces, which can be used together for larger events, or individually if your event is more intimate [capacity 150-600 guests]. The venue’s private outside space can also be used in conjunction with the venue, and is ideal for welcome drinks, photo shoots and much more.
Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester- Five Lakes, Essex
This hidden gem in the Essex countryside can be a perfect location for your wedding celebrations.
Nestled in 320 acres of beautiful Essex countryside, Crowne Plaza Resort Colchester has the capacity to cater to all sizes of wedding celebrations, and can hold religious ceremonies for up to 2,000 guests in their spectacular arena.
The resort tell us more about their venue: “Our Executive Chefs can turn initial menu ideas into a delicious reality. Alternatively, venue only hire is also available for those who would prefer their own caterers. With 194 luxury bedrooms and ample onsite parking, we have plenty of space to accommodate the wedding guests on and after the big day.”
Forty Hall & Estate, Middlesex
Forty Hall is a stunning Grade 1 listed building set in beautifully manicured gardens yet is conveniently located just north of London. The team at Forty Hall & Estate explain how this could be the perfect setting for your celebrations:
“Forty Hall Estate, in Enfield is a popular venue choice for Asian weddings. The idyllic English countryside and beautiful Jacobean architecture provides a stunning backdrop for a wedding celebration and the flexibility of spaces enables couples to plan a bespoke wedding reflecting any special requirements.”
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Froyle Park, Hampshire
Located in the pretty village of Froyle in North Hampshire, this Jacobean Manor House sits within 80 acres of gorgeous parkland that provide the perfect setting for your wedding.
Froyle Park’s wedding team explain “An awe-inspiring venue set on the Surrey and Hampshire border, Froyle Park offers the perfect setting for Asian weddings. With exclusive use for up to 300 guests, Froyle Park is set amongst 80 acres of beautiful countryside with rolling green hills. With a number of exquisite locations; from the impressive Grand Ballroom to the more intimate Drawing Room and an opulent outdoor dome, with majestic peacocks roaming the grounds, the venue offers a number of backdrops for your special day.”
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Grand Connaught Rooms, London
If you are looking for the perfect London wedding venue to host your celebrations then you can’t really get a better location that Grand Connaught Rooms set in Covent Garden.
The weddings team at the venue explain what makes the Grand Connaught Rooms a dream location for your celebration:
“A stunning historic building with exceptional facilities to create the wedding of your dreams. Hosting up to 550 dinner guests and 1,000 guests at a drinks reception is a walk in the park for the experienced wedding coordinators who work in close partnership with local suppliers and caterers to bring any brides' vision to life.”
Hedsor House, Buckinghamshire
This stunning Georgian house set in Taplow in Buckinghamshire will be an idyllic setting for your wedding and can be exclusively yours for the day. The house can hold a reception of up to 150 guests or for larger weddings a marquee can be set up in the grounds. Hedsor House also offer tailored wedding packages for Asian wedding celebrations and have a range of caterers that can provide your desired menu for the special day.
Cain Manor, Surrey
Part of Bijou Weddings – Cain Manor is a stunning oak-framed Elizabethan manor house in Surrey that can be the perfect country setting for your wedding and can be exclusively hired to give ultimate privacy for your special day. The team at Cain Manor explain a little bit more about what makes this Surrey wedding venue extra special:
“The romantic barn, gorgeous grounds and tastefully designed bedrooms combined with excellent Asian-fusion menu options created by our in-house chefs make Cain Manor the ultimate wedding venue to host a unique day."
Hogarths Hotel, West Midlands
Hogarths can make your wedding truly magical and can help you to plan everything from a relaxed and informal celebration through to an extravagant wedding celebration of up to 350 wedding guests.
Hogarths Hotel has landscaped gardens and is set in 32 acres of gorgeous woodland giving you a fairytale setting. The hotel offers a choice of Asian cuisine and the option to mix and match your favourites to provide a personally tailored menu for your guests. Experienced wedding planners can also be on hand as much as you need to ensure you have the day that is right for you.
Melville Castle Hotel, Lothian & Borders
Melville Castle is located just on the doorstep of Edinburgh city centre giving you the perfect rural location within easy reach of a city. If you love the idea of a grand wedding in Scotland then this castle wedding venue could be perfect for you.
With space for up to 70 guests for your meal and 32 bedrooms, you can have exclusive use of this stunning venue for the whole day and then wake up the next morning and share breakfast with your friends and family.
Stoneleigh Abbey, Warwickshire
If you have family from all over the country then the Midlands can be a great location for a wedding that is easy for your guests to reach. If you love the idea of a wedding venue that is steeped in history and elegance then Stoneleigh Abbey could be the perfect choice for you.
If your wedding is going to be particularly large then Stoneleigh Abbey could also be an excellent choice as you have the option of holding a marquee that can accommodate up to 500 in the venue’s beautiful gardens.
Mansion House at Wokefield Park, Berkshire
Set in 250 acres of Berkshire parkland, Mansion House at Wokefield Park is a picture perfect setting for your special day. As your guests drive up the stunning driveway, they will get a special sense of seclusion as the house is available for completely private hire. The 18th century manor house will be a grand and impressive location for your wedding guests.
Wokefield Park also work with a range of Asian caterers meaning you have a menu to suit your tastes and your budget so you can hold the wedding that is perfect for you.
If you are still searching for your perfect venue then don’t miss our article looking at large capacity wedding venues.