Weddings and civil partnerships venue

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'With love's light wings did I o'er-perch these walls; For stony limits cannot hold love out.' Romeo and Juliet

We are fully licensed for wedding ceremonies and civil partnerships and we offer a stunning setting and delicious in-house catering for a perfect celebration.

Licensed spaces are available throughout our building, whether you want to invite four or 1,000 guests.

From the intimate setting of the Round Room, the breath-taking views of the Tower, the elegant art deco style of our Scott Foyer BarCircle Bar and Upper Circle Bar, to the dramatic surroundings of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre stage and Swan Theatre stage – we have the perfect venue for your ceremony. We also cater for renewal of vows and naming ceremonies.

Use the links below to see photos, capacity and price information about our rooms and find out how we can help with food and drink, and accommodation on your big day.

For more information contact Lucy Robertson, Hires Manager by emailing

  • Rooms for weddings and events

    Rooms for weddings and events

    Whether you want a room for 20 or 1000, we have a range of elegant bars, beautiful rooms, world-famous stages and an iconic tower for you to choose from.

  • Hotel and recommended suppliers

    Hotel and recommended suppliers

    Information and contact details of recommended suppliers for photography, flowers, transport and more to make your special day perfect.

  • Testimonials


    With more than 50 years' experience of entertaining, we have the skills and expertise to make your special day perfect, but don't just take our word for it.

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Commercial hire
01789 272290

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