If you are planning a traditional Asian wedding, then you will be looking for a large capacity wedding venue, excellent catering options and a stunning setting to impress your guests.
We’ve rounded up the 25 best Asian wedding venues from across the UK which could be perfect for your big day! From grand manor houses to actual palaces, swanky hotels and even some botanical gardens, you'll be surprised at just how many amazing Asian wedding venues we've found up and down the country.
With something for every budget and guest list size, here are our ultimate Asian wedding venue picks.
1. Pan Pacific London - City of London
Opening in summer 2021 is the striking new Pan Pacific hotel near Liverpool Street Station. If you're planning a modern, luxury wedding in London, this could be the perfect place. The Ballroom can hold up to 250 guests and is bursting with grandeur and elegance.
Their team are experts at tailor-making your dream day and their kitchen are versed in creating bespoke menus so you can cater for all your guests.
With 237 rooms and suites, there's enough space for everyone to stay afterwards and the next day they'll enjoy experiencing the incredible infinity pool with unrivalled views. You could be one of the first to marry in this prestigious new venue!
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2. North Mymms Park - Hatfield, Hertfordshire
This 16th century mansion is Hertfordshire's hidden gem! Bursting with stunning period features and fine art throughout the house, North Mymms Park is a truly magnificent setting for your once-in-a-lifetime say. You'll have exclusive use of the house which gives you complete privacy to celebrate and is even able to be accessed by helicopter arrival.
During summer months you can say your vows under the Loggia on the South Lawn, while you can host a large wedding of up to 250 in the Mansion House, and up to 400 in the beautiful and spacious glass Pavilion.
The team are happy to work with external caters to meet cultural and religious requirements and can suggest local specialist caterers too. They go above and beyond to make the day perfect and you'll want to give an extra special thank you to the gardening team for maintaining one of the most gorgeous private parks in the area.
End the night in their grand bridal suite and wake up to breakfast with your loved ones who can stay in one of the 27 elegant bedrooms in the 19th century Stables building.
3. 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 Asian wedding.
With exclusive use for up to 300 guests, Froyle Park has so many gorgeous backdrops to host your day, from the impressive Grand Ballroom to the more intimate Drawing Room and the opulent outdoor dome.
If those stunning locations weren’t enough, when you roam the grounds, you’ll find majestic peacocks that make a perfect addition to wedding photos.
The weddings team at this Hampshire wedding venue have a wealth of experience in Asian weddings of all backgrounds, whether Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi or Muslim unions.
4. Bristol Harbour Hotel & Spa - Bristol
Two iconic former bank buildings were joined together to create this unique and dramatic hotel right in the heart of Bristol. You'll never want to take your eyes off the magnificent ceiling with its romantic skylight and ornate moulding.
Licensed for marriage ceremonies of up to 300, you'll say 'I do' in the grand Sansovino space, which has its own private bar and a large dance floor. The hotel and surrounding streets provide the most amazing backdrop for your wedding photos.
In the subterranean vaults, you'll find a spa that was named one of the top five in the country. It's the perfect place to relax with your loved ones the day before the wedding, and there are plenty of other event spaces within the hotel to host your mehndi party or perhaps a rehearsal dinner. The Bristol Harbour Hotel is one of the best venues in the city.
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5. Poundon House – Buckinghamshire
Sitting on the border between Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire, this magical private home overlooks unspoiled countryside which would be the perfect backdrop for your wedding day.
Poundon House is always offered on an exclusive use basis and has a capacity of up to 400 guests. It’s a good job the team have a wealth of experience managing large celebrations!
There are three large reception rooms, two of which are licensed for civil ceremonies, plus the option of hosting your wedding ceremony outdoors.
Once you’ve said ‘I do’, you and your guests can take to the south-facing lawns, an ideal area to host your reception drinks and canapés, before proceeding to the venue’s stunning unique marquee.
The state-of-the-art marquee is incredibly spacious, boasting an Indian hand block-printed lining, french windows and endless layout options.
As your day draws to a close, there are nine beautiful bedrooms available for multiple nights, allowing you to celebrate your wedding for the whole weekend. Alternatively, Bicester, Buckingham and London are all within an hour’s drive.
6. Grand Connaught Rooms – London
If you are looking for Asian wedding venues in London, there are few locations that rival the Grand Connaught Rooms in Covent Garden.
Crystal chandeliers, 42ft high elegant arched ceilings, marble floors and art deco interiors make this venue unrivalled in grandeur. If you want your guests to leave impressed, this is the place for you.
Hosting up to 550 dinner guests and 1,000 guests at a drinks reception, it’s ideally located for those travelling from far and wide. There are tube stops just a few moments away, and Heathrow airport is an hour by rail or road.
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The Grand Connaught Rooms’ wedding coordinators are experienced with Asian weddings and have close partnerships with local suppliers who can make your wedding vision a reality, including organising unforgettable live music and entertainment. You’d be silly not to take a look!
7. Regents Conferences and Events - Regent's Park, London
Located right in the heart of the beautiful Regent's Park, you can host a lavish marquee reception in the private gardens for up to 500 guests. You'll have exclusive access to the lawns, formal gardens and stunning lakes that surround Regent's College and feel a million miles from London while still in the heart of the city.
Their dedicated team are happy to make a bespoke arrangement, but they also have three packages available that all include their award-winning in-house catering. You and your guests will be treated to a first-class service that you'll never forget.
8. The Elvetham – Hampshire
The Elvetham is a charming family-owned estate with plenty to offer couples planning a big, bold wedding.
Set within 35 acres of manicured grounds, the outdoor wedding opportunities are endless at this Hampshire venue, and the wedding team are experienced in creating some of the most incredible and lavish wedding receptions.
9. Victoria Warehouse – Manchester
With space for an impressive 700 guests, Victoria Warehouse is the perfect location for a large and glamorous wedding.
If you’re after a city-centre venue which has bags of character and a little bit of an edge, then this Manchester wedding venue is perfect. Thanks to its exposed brick walls, stone flooring and urban backdrop, it is a space like no other.
What’s more, it is a complete blank canvas. With the help of the venue’s dedicated wedding team, you’ll be able to create a celebration which is completely personal to you as a couple. We love this place!
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10. Hawkstone Hall - Shropshire
The team at Hawkstone Hall are experienced in Asian weddings and the house and grounds offer the ideal spaces for every part of your day. You'll enjoy the intricately detailed ceiling of the Ballroom for your mandap or civil ceremony; the huge arched windows of The Saloon for your cocktail hour; the grandeur of The Chapel for dining; and The Refectory for dancing.
For celebrations of up to 700+ guests, the option of a light-filled Garden Marquee is also available.
Brides have access to their own light and airy bridal wing that comes with personal Butler service and individual hair and makeup stations for each bridesmaids. Plus, did we mention the Bridal Suite comes with an enormous 7ft 'Emperor' size bed? The boys get the 'Man Cave' with a Playstation, pool table and more.
Each couple gets to use the 'love buggy' - a special golf cart to take your around the 88 acres of gardens to ensure you get the most incredible spots for your photos.
11. Chateau Impney – Worcestershire
Specialising in South Asian and Indian weddings, Chateau Impney is one of the largest wedding venues in the Midlands. Hosting up to 850 guests for your wedding breakfast, their Broadway Suite has plenty of room for dancing and entertainment.
The suite is a great blank canvas to really dress up for your day with colours, fabric and lighting. Additional suites are perfect as bridal dressing rooms and for drinks receptions or separate entertainment so there’s more than enough space to have your day your way.
Located in Droitwich Spa, the Grade II listed chateau is in easy reach of major cities like Birmingham, Wolverhampton and Leicester.
You can hire the entire chateau as an exclusive use wedding venue with 106 en-suite bedrooms and nine family apartments that make it ideal for travelling guests, plus there’s private parking for 600 cars and separate coach parking.
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12. Vermillion – Greater Manchester
With a capacity of up to 800 dining guests and lots of impressive features, the Grand Suite at Vermilion is highly worth adding to your Asian wedding venues shortlist.
Filled with elegant chandeliers, antique artefacts and plush furnishings, Vermilion’s hi-tech suite also has lots of state-of-the-art touches to help you personalise the venue for your day.
HD projectors and large video screens are ideal to play a cute video of the two of you or messages from family and friends who couldn’t be there; you can match the lighting to your colour scheme; and they have a full lighting and sound system if you want to surprise guests with professional music or dance performances.
Their in-house culinary team are experienced in Indian and Asian-fusion cooking as well as other cuisines, so you can tailor the right menu for your guests.
13. Banqueting Suite - Birmingham
The Banqueting Suite has hosted royal visits and you can expect to be treated like royalty at this amazing Birmingham city centre venue! The suite extends across the full length of the Council House and has stunning arched windows that look across the city and Victoria Square.
Step inside and you'll be impressed too! The magnificent Grade II-listed Victorian building features striking interiors and intricate ceilings and can host up to 400 guests.
Available for hire on Saturdays, Sundays and most Bank Holidays, you can host your civil ceremony here before it's turned into your reception room where the delicious wedding breakfast will be served.
If you're looking for a gorgeous Birmingham city centre venue, look no further.
14. Blenheim Palace – Oxfordshire
If you really want to wow you guests, the stunning Blenheim Palace – the childhood home of Sir Winston Churchill – is a winner.
The parkland is said to have “the finest view in England”, while the imposing palace itself and surrounding grounds are full of romantic backdrops to capture those lasting memories.
Blenheim has six venue options which are suitable for up to 2,000 guests. The splendour of having your wedding at Blenheim Palace isn’t lost if you chose to accommodate your guests in a marquee on the South Lawn – enjoy pre- or post-dinner drinks in the palace or celebrate into the evening after dining in the Long Library.
Their preferred suppliers match the five-star surroundings of Blenheim. Catering comes from hospitality group Searcys – which also boasts The Gherkin, Barbican and Kenwood House in its portfolio – but this large capacity wedding venue can also accommodate other recommended caterers.
15. Hilton Garden Inn Doncaster Warehouse - Doncaster
Boasting fantastic views over Doncaster Racecourse, this brand new hotel is flooded with light and oozes elegance.
It has all the amenities for a large Asian wedding including spacious function rooms, an award-winning restaurant to provide your catering and experienced staff to make the day run smoothly. For memorable moments, you can arrive via helicopter to their helipad, as well as host a breathtaking fireworks display to cap off an amazing evening.
You'll be able to use the racecourse for your wedding photos as well as the glass-walled function rooms which can be decorated however you like. The 154 rooms provide comfortable accommodation for your guests after the festivities draw to a close.
16. The Grand Brighton, East Sussex
Located on one of England’s most famous seafronts, The Grand Brighton is an incredibly beautiful wedding venue perfect for Asian wedding celebrations.
The venue is home to four private event rooms which are all perfectly decorated. It can accommodate weddings of up to 500 guests, making it the ideal place for your large banquet.
For when your day winds down to a close, The Grand Brighton has a number of luxurious rooms and suites available for you and your guests. Each room offers stunning views of Brighton beach and some even have private balconies.
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17. Five Lakes Resort – Colchester
Set within the Essex countryside but easily accessible from London, this venue can cater for up to 2,000 guests (yes, really!) and has a history of hosting beautiful mutli-day Asian weddings.
It has overnight accommodation for the wedding couple and their guests, making it ideal if you’ve got family and friends travelling from afar, and there’s even an on-site spa with beautician, swimming pool and fitness centre.
18. Slaley Hall - Hexham, Northumberland
Slaley Hall is a gorgeous Edwardian mansion that will create a regal backdrop to your day. The house oozes traditional charm and character and can host up to 300 guests. Around the house are 1,000 acres of grounds which can host luxurious marquees for up to 1,000 guests.
With beautifully-appointed bedrooms and exclusive use for your wedding, this hotel will be a complete escape for the weekend for you and your loved one. As well as a wonderful spa to relax in, there's two 18-hole Championship course for guests to enjoy playing.
You'll want to speak to their personal wedding planner asap.
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19. Birmingham Botanical Gardens – West Midlands
Nestled in the heart of the city centre, you’ll find a hidden oasis of calm and tranquillity. Birmingham Botanical Gardens is a floral paradise and a truly romantic setting for your wedding day, with plenty of space for your guests to wander and explore, and magical spots for your wedding photos.
There’s a choice of three suites – the Loudon, the Terrace and the Garden Suite – which can hold up to 400 guests. You’ll approach through the beautiful glasshouses, bursting with seasonal colours, into your chosen suite where you can host a civil ceremony as well as religious blessings with ease. Afterwards enjoy al fresco drinks among the landscaped gardens.
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20. The Old Swan Hotel - Harrogate
This Harrogate wedding venue combines traditional charm with modern style and is only one of the only venues in Harrogate also licensed for outdoor weddings.
Explore their peaceful private gardens - which are perfect for reception drinks - before your ceremony and reception in The Ballroom and Garden Room, which can host lavish parties for up to 350 guests.
The Old Swan Hotel has grand architecture dating back to the 1840s that will match the opulent atmosphere of your day. Included in their wedding packages are a red carpet arrival, master of ceremonies and even the hotel's resident DJ and disco but you can create a bespoke package too. Whatever you choose, you're guaranteed a memorable day in a venue that complements the beauty of the Yorkshire town it's set in.
21. The Fable – East London
If it is a modern, city centre venue that you’re after, then The Fable in the east of the capital could be a perfect alternative to traditional Asian options.
It is a beautiful restaurant wedding venue which hosts up to 1,000 guests and has been shortlisted for several design awards thanks to its stunning backdrop for photographs.
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The experienced and friendly team will be on hand to help you create the perfect menu for your guests in whatever style you choose, but that isn’t the best part.
Amazingly, there is absolutely no venue fee, perfect for those of you on a tighter budget. There is a minimum spend on food and drink, but when you’ve got lots of guests coming from all over the world to celebrate, that shouldn’t be a problem!
22. Stoneleigh Abbey – Warwickshire
This stately home wedding venue works with a specialised Asian event management company to ensure every detail of your day is planned and executed to perfection.
Choose a marquee that can accommodate up to 500 in the venue’s beautiful gardens or opt for more intimate affairs in their decadent Saloon or The Orangery which looks over the River Avon.
What’s more, 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.
23. The Venue Bowers Mill - Halifax
The lovingly restored Bowers Mill is situated in the heart of the Yorkshire Countryside. Formerly a textile woollen mill, the original Bowers weaving room can hold up to 400 guests and is the dream industrial chic venue.
Inside you'll find stylish interiors with exposed brickwork and wrought iron pillars. Outside, you'll find beautiful woodlands and a lake that are ideal for outdoor photos.
Run by a family-owned company, the team create an extraordinarily friendly and relaxed atmosphere for you and your guests. They're experienced with hosting very large weddings and making the day run smoothly so you'll just be able to enjoy the sleek yet rustic surroundings and contemporary vibe.
It's conveniently located with easy access to Halifax, Huddersfield, Leeds and Manchester so is great for guests coming across the North.
24. Manor by the Lake - Cheltenham
Situated in the regency spa town of Cheltenham, Manor by the Lake is an award-winning wedding venue with a spectacular setting and space for up to 250 guests – making it a great choice for Asian weddings.
Couples can marry within the stunning grounds here, underneath the shade of the beautiful Italian pavilion, Manor Arches or Lakeside pavilion or within the opulent interior.
Manor by the Lake prides itself on varied and delicious catering options, providing everything from a vegan-friendly menu to street food and decadent sit-down banquets. Plus, with 12 beautifully appointed bedrooms, the happy couple and their chosen guests can stay to enjoy the comfort and tranquillity of this stunning venue for that little bit longer.
25. Hilton London Tower Bridge - Southwark
Fancy marrying in the heart of London with some of the most incredible landmarks on your doorstep? At Hilton London Tower Bridge, you're steps away from Tower Bridge itself, the Thames and The Shard which are all perfect photo locations. And the hotel itself is a chic, sophisticated backdrop to your day.
There are three licensed function rooms with the airy Tower Suite Ballroom able to hold 400 for your ceremony and up to 450 for your reception.
Set inside the building are lots of hidden gems that you'll want to take advantage of including the 9th floor City Terrace and the TwoRuba bar, both of which show off the city's skyline to its best vantage.
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