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Southend's Premier Hotel 01702 345 247


Enjoy your special day in an exceptional location, overlooking stunning views, at one of the most sought after civil ceremony venues in Essex.

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Packages & Offers

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01702 345247


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Your wedding day is the one day of your life that has to be perfect – and when choosing a place for your wedding you need to feel absolutely confident that all your dreams of your special day will come true.

The Venue

Surrounded by beautiful Cliff gardens and sea views in the heart of Southend, this magnificent Victorian hotel built in 1891 combines the romance of the nineteenth century with all the benefits of modern living for your special wedding day.

Receive a warm welcome in our elegant lounge, perfect for the comfort of your guests.

Hidden within are our elegantly styled function suites, some enjoying panoramic views of the Thames Estuary.
This iconic building has 55 well appointed bedrooms which include a choice of seven individual boutique bridal suites each with sea views and four poster beds.

Celebrate with Food and Wine from menus designed to feast all your senses. There are many dining options to suit all your unique wedding needs, choose from our Brasserie, Function Suites or Private Dining Rooms.

Let us make your special day a memorable one.

So what’s included:-
• Bridal Suite*
• Room Hire*
• Chair Covers & Sashes
• White Linen & Napkins
• Use of Cake stand & Knife • Silver Candelabras
• Service of an informal Toastmaster • Dedicated wedding advisor
• Includes Service and V.A.T.

As Well As:-
• Special accommodation rates inclusive of English Breakfast
• Special menu for children and teenagers
• Advice on all other Wedding services
• Catering for Special diets.

*Subject to terms & conditions


The Function Suites

– Savoy Suite –

This elegant suite with natural daylight, integral bar area & dance floor provides the perfect setting for your wedding day. The Savoy will seat up to fifty guests for your Wedding Breakfast & accommodate up to one hundred guests for an evening reception.

– Windsor Suite –

This beautiful suite with large Chandeliers, integral bar & dance floor can also accommodate performances by Bands, DJ’s and Entertainers on a private stage. The Windsor Suite will seat up to one hundred and sixty guests for your Wedding Breakfast and accommodate an evening reception up to two hundred and twenty five.

Click here for all Wedding enquires.

Also Click here to see our Breaks & Offers page for Late Space Special Offers


Vintage Afternoon Tea

A Wedding with a twist, a Classic Afternoon, welcomed with Pimm’s and Canapés and all things Vintage.

Seated in a themed suite with servings of Finger Sandwiches, Victoria sponge, delicious Lemon drizzle Cake, Devonshire Scones with jam and Clotted Cream, silver served fine tea and coffee, all presented on Vintage bone china, A truly British Afternoon.

Speeches accompanied with a glass of bubbly to complete a perfect Wedding day.


Request an Appointment

Contact our Wedding Co-ordinator

01702 345247


Request Appointment