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On Hitched.co.uk since 2020

Last update: July 2024

The Belmont Hotel is a charming four star hotel and wedding venue located in the historical heart of Leicester City.

Established in the 1940's and with over 40 years of wedding experience we understand that each wedding holds its own unique significance. We are committed to making your day truly one to remember.

Our site head chef has over 10 years of experience working all over the world, he can pretty much cook anything. Chef and his team have put together some mouth watering dishes and can create a bespoke menu for your special day.

  • We currently do not allow outside catering or ceremonies without any food & beverage. This is due to our licensing.

The Belmont hotel has a license for civil ceremonies in each one of its three suites. Meaning you can enjoy your special day all in one place. We can host your ceremony on the following days and times (subject to registrar availability) .

Tuesday - Friday 11:00 am and 15:00 pm. Saturday 11:00 am, 13:00 pm and 15:00 pm. Sunday and Bank Holidays 13:00 pm and 15:00 pm.

The hotel boasts 74 individually designed rooms with their guests' comfort and relaxation in mind. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms, Wi-Fi, TVs, tea/coffee facilities, and more. Our Junior Suites are ideal for newlyweds couples with panoramic views of the New Walk, a coffee machine, mini fridges, dressing gowns & slippers and more.

The highly experienced wedding team at The Belmont Hotel will assist you in the planning of your special day, from your first enquiry right through to the departure of the very last guest. From a large scale affair to an intimate ceremony followed by drinks, the team are happy to accommodate your wishes.

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Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

Small hotel
Historic
In the city
Large hotel

Ceremony options:

Civil ceremony licence

Dining options:

Seated meal facilities
Alcohol licence
Buffet meal facilities
In-house catering

Evening entertainment:

Dance floor
Entertainment licence
Live band facilities
Evening reception facilities
DJ facilities

Overnight accommodation:

Overnight accommodation for wedding couple
Overnight accommodation for guests

Venue staff assistance:

Master of ceremonies/toastmaster
Wedding coordinator

Venue leisure facilities:

Hairdresser

Other features:

Accessible facilities
Car parking
Confetti permitted
Changing room for wedding guests
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Reviews for The Belmont Hotel

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16 reviews
99% recommend it
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Lucia S. Sent on 13/06/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Thank you!

My (now) husband and I, chose The Belmont for our wedding reception a month ago and I can honestly say that The Belmont staff really made our day, the best! Nothing was an issue when planning our wedding and Sian was absolutely wonderful. She was quick to respond to all my questions and queries and myself and my other half, both felt so comfortable with her, as if we were talking to a friend. On the day, the team was incredible. Attentive, friendly, with nothing ever being an issue. Lovely food and atmosphere! We didn't want our day to end. We wish we could have stayed in our room for longer - the bedroom was beautiful, unique and clean. We highly recommend The Belmont for anyone wanting to go, whether it be for breakfast, a special occasion or for their own wedding. Our friends and family really loved it too and made a lot of lovely comments about the hotel. Thank you so so much - words cannot explain what you all did for us on our special day. We look forward to having more special celebrations there! The Sargeants - xx
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Lisa S. Sent on 15/10/2020
5 out of 5 rating

One Word - Amazing!

We had previously booked another venue for our wedding, but saw a poster with their wedding packages on whilst attending a fair at The Belmont and couldn't believe what good value it was compared to what we already had booked. In fact, it was so good, that we lost our £500 deposit at the first venue, changed to The Belmont and still saved money!
It was definitely a blessing in disguise because we couldn't have hoped for a better venue for our wedding. Our wedding planner/co-ordinator, Caroline, was only ever a phone call or email away and always responded quickly and professionally. It was SO reassuring knowing that we could rely on her. In the lead up to the big day, everything was running so smoothly but on the day itself, we had a very unexpected problem - an evening guest had turned up at the ceremony! We had no meal or place setting for them! At the first opportunity we told Caroline what had happened and she was so calm and reassuring. She arranged for an extra table setting and a meal, complete with name card, which all just seemed to magically appear!
Every member of staff that we encountered at The Belmont was just lovely. We stayed there overnight and the next morning was my new husband's birthday and Caroline had written a card for him, which was a lovely, personal touch. Everything, and I mean EVERYTHING, was all packed up ready for us to take home with us after our breakfast.
In short, the whole day was just how it should be - no stress, full of love, laughter and fun, and we are so grateful to The Belmont and to Caroline in particular for making our day so special.
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Sarah-Jayne Sent on 09/07/2024
5 out of 5 rating

Felt like family

We had our whole wedding here. From thr moment we started planning till a year later when we got married all the staff where so helpful and friendly. Sain guided us through all the planning and the day and Moany was fabulous at organising and making sure everything ran smoothly. Even had my Hen party here too. The wedding day was fabulous and the food was amazing. Our wedding celebrations started from our booking in on the Friday night all through the wedding day and onto breakfast on the Sunday morning.
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John T. Sent on 09/07/2024
5 out of 5 rating

Superb Wedding

Superb organisation, superb staff, superb food, superb cost. From our first visit to look at the Hotel to when we got married the Event manager (Sian) and her team couldn't have been any better, she took all the worry about our wedding planning away and we and our guests thoroughly loved the whole event. Nobody had any adverse comments at all.
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Rogers Sent on 19/10/2023
5 out of 5 rating

September Wedding

Nothing was too much for staff at the Belmont.
Any queries were answered promptly during the planning stage. On the day everyone was very professional and each stage was communicated efficiently.
Our guests all expressed how delicious the food was and described the Belmont as a little’Gem’.
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Athula W. Sent on 24/06/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Memorable day

From the first phone call to the breakfast the morning after our wedding, we were made to feel welcome and wanted. Sian Keogh, the Wedding & Events Co-ordinator was extremely helpful and accommodating. She assisted all the way through, with arrangements and processes and introduced us to relevant suppliers and services. And on the day David conducted the event seamlessly.
Wedding breakfast and the evening buffet was excellent with a wide variety of choices on the menu. All added up to a lovely and a wonderful day. Made my wife very, very happy, no more than a husband could ask for.
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Mark A. Sent on 13/06/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Wedding reception

Everyone was satisfied. Food was brilliant and there was plenty Staff was so helpful . The room was lovely and decorated as we wanted. Thanks to all the staff and yourself Sian. For arranging our beautiful afternoon. We both enjoyed our wedding day. Many thanks Mark and sue x
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Lisa T. Sent on 16/10/2020
4.4 out of 5 rating

The Belmont hotel

The Belmont listened to what we wanted for our special day and made it a wonderful day
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Stevie E. Sent on 28/08/2020
5 out of 5 rating

Wedding 29/09/2018

Best day of my life made even better by Caroline and the Belmont team. So professional, couldn't have asked for a better experience and venue. Thank you all and extra special thanks to Caroline for helping our dream day become a reality!
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Maggie Sent on 08/06/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Amazing Day

We had the most amazing day for our wedding. Caroline and the staff were great, Amazing food and hotel rooms are brilliant. Nothing was too much trouble. Would definitely recommend the Belmont Hotel for weddings ! Fantastic ******
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Amy Sent on 31/08/2012
5 out of 5 rating

Thank you for our special day

We just wanted to say a massive thank you for all your help and support on our wedding day. We had an amazing time and all of your were so helpful to make everything run so smoothly right from the point of booking and up to the big day. Lots of people commented on how great the staff were, so thank you. Caroline, a special thanks, you were great throughout, calm and supportive which was just what was needed. Thanks again for helping to make our day so special.
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Lucy Sent on 31/08/2012
5 out of 5 rating

Magical Wedding Day

Thank you so much for such a special day on 4th Feb. Our wedding day was magical and we owe so much to you all at The Belmont. What a wonderful day had by all!
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Ella Sent on 31/08/2012
5 out of 5 rating

Lovely breakfasts!

Thank you so much for looking after our guests, and us - the newly weds - on our wedding evening. We really appreciated the bar being open so late. Our wedding suite was lovely and the breakfast very much needed the next morning! Many thanks
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Steve Sent on 31/08/2012
5 out of 5 rating

Thank you

Thank you very much for all the hard work you put into making our wedding a special day. Your care and attention made everything easy and effortless for us so again thank you.
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Mrs Sent on 05/12/2009
5 out of 5 rating

Wonderful hotel

We had our wedding reception here on 31st July 2009 when the hotel was part way through a renovation. It was absolutely wonderful. The food was incredible and our guests all said what a great hotel we had chosen. Can''t recommend highly enough.
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