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The Lion

Little Waltham, Essex View map Visit website
Up to 150 Guests


Up to 150 Guests

The Lion is a small wedding venue and hotel situated in Little Waltham, Essex. With several spaces for your ceremony, and boasting a wonderful, relaxed ambience, this property is a wonderfully-appointed venue ideal for all styles of celebrations. Rooted in the heart of the town, this hotel is finished in an art deco style that conjures memories of the roaring early twentieth century.

Facilities and Capacity

If you are looking for an intimate ceremony, you can say ‘I do’ in The Lion’s Den. Situated at the end of The Long Bar, it is a serene space with a dramatic mantelpiece at the end where you can exchange vows. Alternatively, the dramatic Grand Hall is basked in natural light and offers an atmospheric setting to party the evening away. For your wedding breakfast at The Lion, their esteemed chefs will prepare a delicious menu of food. From canapes to banquets, they will work with you to create a bespoke menu that is both mouth-watering and packed full of your favourites.


This venue offers a wonderful range of bedrooms! Ideal for both you and your guests, there is even a luxurious Bridal Suite befitting your first night as a newlywed couple. All suites include en-suite bedrooms and everything needed for a comfy night's sleep.

Services Offered

The friendly staff at this venue will work with your own dedicated wedding coordinator to create the celebrations of your dreams. From ceremony through to evening reception, this property experienced and dedicated team will help you imagine your wedding dreams.

Frequently Asked Questions

Venue Type:

Exclusive Use
Small Hotel
Civil Ceremony Licence

Dining Options:

Seated Meal Facilities
Corkage Option
Alcohol Licence
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering

Evening Entertainment:

Dance Floor
Entertainment Licence
Live Band Facilities
DJ Facilities

Overnight Accommodation:

Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
Overnight Accommodation for Guests

Venue Staff Assistance:

Wedding Coordinator

Other Features:

Disabled Facilities
Car Parking
Confetti Permitted

Preferred Suppliers


Main Road CM3 3JA Little Waltham (Essex)

Location of(The Lion)