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With its beautiful setting on the Esplanade, the Imperial Hotel is the perfect venue choice. The hotel has a superb reputation as a special wedding venue and offers every luxury to make your day absolutely perfect in every way.

Elegant architecture and wonderful gardens provide a fantastic backdrop for stunning photography on your special day. A choice of neutrally decorated reception rooms means that every style of wedding can be accommodated, from a traditional elegant reception to an informal celebration with live music and dancing you can be sure that the Imperial Hotel is the right choice for your wedding day.

The stunning Raleigh Restaurant offers the perfect location along with the outdoor gardens for photographs and a perfect environment for relaxed canapés, drinks and games on the lawn.

The Imperial Hotel is a popular location for Civil Ceremonies too, with excellent facilities and a choice of two locations licensed to host the ceremony.

Additional bespoke touches can make every aspect of your day truly memorable for you and your guests, from the vows and readings to your choice of music, colour schemes and themes. Room Hire is charged for the Suite that the ceremony will be held in:

  • The Piano Lounge – Seating for 20-30 guests
  • The Raleigh Restaurant – Seating up to 100 guests

To arrange your Civil Ceremony you will need to check availability with the Hotel and the Registrar’s Office on 0345 155 1002. (The registrar’s fees are separate and payable directly to them).
For more information on weddings please contact