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Last update: May 2023

The Ely is a traditional English hotel and event venue perfect for wedding celebrations. This charming destination is licensed for civil ceremonies and provides an ideal setting for your nuptials. Built in 1865, the property is steeped in rich local history and offers a unique opportunity to make your big day part of its long and illustrious tradition.

Facilities and Capacity

The Ely can accommodate between 15 and 120 guests, catering to celebrations of all sizes. The reception room is embellished with large chandeliers that flood the room with romantic lighting and has plenty of space for a dance floor. A private patio is available on site, offering an idyllic space for drinks receptions and barbecues. This hotel also contains ample complimentary parking facilities, providing easy access for guests who are driving.

Services Offered

Licensed for civil ceremonies, this hotel is excellent for hosting ceremonies and receptions. The Ely offers a choice of packages to suit the needs and vision of any couple. Couples will be assigned with a dedicated wedding coordinator to oversee their wedding, as well as a master of ceremonies.

Accommodation

Couples and their guests who choose to celebrate their day at this hotel can expect a seamless and stress-free experience. They can spend the entire day here, ensuring that they don’t need to worry about organising taxis once the festivities end. The Ely boasts 37 elegant and comfortable bedrooms, providing ample space for visitors. It is also dog-friendly, meaning your pets can join you on your big day.

Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

Small hotel
Pub or restaurant
Historic

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
Beautician

Other features:

Accessible facilities
Car parking
Confetti permitted
Pet-friendly
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Louise Sent on 06/12/2018
5 out of 5 rating

Fantastic wedding

We had our wedding reception here in September. From the first time we contacted them, nothing was too much trouble. We couldn't fault anything on the day, everything was perfect. Sam their wedding coordinator did a great job, setting everything up and making sure little details were complete. The hotel was a bit basic but had a really good night sleep and room service was great. Would 100% recommend the Ely for weddings and a place to stay. Thanks so much!
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Jade Sent on 06/12/2018
5 out of 5 rating

Our wedding

We had our wedding reception here and from start to finish it was amazing. On the day everything ran very smoothly and nothing at all was to much trouble. Food came out on time and was absolutely delicious. The disco was fab and the evening buffet was perfect.
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Sarah Sent on 01/03/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Perfect venue, made our day so special,

Don't think I've ever danced so much in my life! Loved how intimate it was, everyone was nearby so I got to see all my guests properly. The staff were absolutely lovely and so helpful. The DJ you provided as part of our package was fab, didn't bat an eye at our more unconventional song choices and got everyone moving. Oh and the food was so good. Those roast potatoes!! I dropped one on my dress and the gravy stain still reminds me of how good that food was ??

Wish I could do it all over again
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