Grand Connaught Rooms Weddings

61 - 65 Great Queen Street, London WC2B 5DA

  • Capacity for up to 700 for a ceremony, 540 for a seated meal and 1,000 for a standing reception
  • Popular dry hire venue, so you have the flexibility to bring your preferred suppliers and catering team with common sense compliance accreditation
  • The Grand Connaught Rooms can also offer in-house catering and wedding packages, ranging from £90 to £140, including venue hire and VAT
  • Fully licensed for civil ceremonies and Mandap ceremonies with contained Hindu fires
  • Discounted parking nearby at the Bloomsbury Square car park (450 spaces)
  • Venue hire from 8am until 1am (extended hours are charged 250 GBP per hour)

Weddings at
Grand Connaught Rooms

The awe-inspiring Art Deco interiors of the Grand Connaught Rooms  will win your guests over in an instant, and its enviable central location will do too. This leading London wedding venue is situated between Covent Garden and Holborn, where you’ll find unbeatable transport links on the London Underground. For those arriving by car, the venue have partnered with the Bloomsbury Square car park, which is just a short walk away. Inside there are 450 spaces, and pre-booking will guarantee parking discounts for your wedding guests.

Another advantage of this premium wedding venue is its private atmosphere, rather than the non-exclusive feel of a London hotel. This will ensure an uninterrupted ambience, and you will have the undivided attention of your event team. With the flexible dry hire options and different sized rooms, you can create an atmospheric event tailored to your cultural traditions, guest capacity and budget. The Grand Connaught Rooms look forward to bringing your wedding ideas to life.

Unique features of Grand Connaught Rooms

Grand Hall at Grand Connaught Rooms

Grand Hall

The 'Grand' Connaught Rooms arguably get their name from the showstopping Grand Hall. As you climb the stairs from the stately entrance hall, the large doors open to reveal one of the finest glittering ballrooms in London. Its 42 foot ceiling, Art Deco chandeliers and head turning panelled mirrors create the blueprint for a flawless occasion. What's more, the LED lights fitted throughout the colossal arched room are adaptable, so you can light up your wedding with different colours throughout the event. This palatial auditorium has a capacity for up to 700 for a ceremony, 540 for a dinner, 440 for a dinner dance and 1,000 for a drinks reception.

  • Licensed ceremony space for up to 700
  • Drinks Reception: 1000
  • Dinner: 540
  • Dinner with dance floor: 440
  • AV Equipment included
  • LED light with adaptable colours
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The Balmoral Suite at Grand Connaught Rooms

The Balmoral Suite

From the moment they arrive at The Grand Connaught Rooms, your guests will be captivated by the elegant surroundings of the Balmoral Suite, which is linked to the Grand Hall. Welcome your guests with a drink at the dedicated bar and swish poseur tables, or the space can be used as a relaxed break out space during the post-dinner entertainment. A curtain can also be drawn across the bar to hide it if desired. This suite can host up to 500 for a reception or up to 200 for a sit down dinner. The chain of double doors along its length can be opened simultaneously to keep up the atmosphere as they flow through for dinner in the Grand Hall.

  • Licensed ceremony space for up to 200
  • Drinks Reception: 500
  • Dinner: 200
  • Direct access to a private bridal changing room
  • Direct doors into the Grand Hall
  • In-built bar, which can be covered with an elegant curtain
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The Edinburgh Suite at Grand Connaught Rooms

The Edinburgh Suite

This beautiful first floor suite celebrates the architecture and heritage of this outstanding building. Natural daylight floods in, creating a wonderfully bright space for a day time celebration, or by night, you can integrate coloured up lighting for an atmospheric effect. The length of the room lends itself to a 250 guest ceremony set up, with a long central aisle to make a real impact. The room also works very well for a wedding reception, for up to 250 guests for a banquet dinner or up to 200 for a dinner dance. The high table can be positioned either at the end of the room, or along the side with the dance floor positioned centrally. The choice is yours!

  • Licensed ceremony space for up to 250
  • Drinks Reception: 400
  • Dinner: 250
  • Dinner with Dancefloor: 200
  • AV Equipment included
  • Disabled Access
  • Direct doors into The Drawing Room
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The Drawing Room at Grand Connaught Rooms

The Drawing Room

Dramatic and theatrical, the Drawing Room is designed for memorable occasions. The magnificent lighting and social circular bar area combine to create a space where your guests can feel relaxed and comfortable before the celebrations kick in. With effective lighting and production, the room can be transformed into any style you envision. But also, with minimal embellishment, the muted interiors harmonise to create a space that oozes sophistication. The Drawing Room hosts up to 250 guests for a drinks reception and from here, the wedding party can walk directly through the double doors into The Edinburgh Suite for an indulgent banquet.

  • Drinks Reception: 250
  • AV Equipment included
  • Direct doors into The Edinburgh Suite
  • Disabled Access
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The Cornwall Suite at Grand Connaught Rooms

The Cornwall Suite

Make a lasting impression in the Cornwall Suite. Here, the natural daylight and calming neutral colour palette combine to create a space you and your guests will never forget. Four floor to ceiling length windows are set symmetrically at the end of the room. They make a beautiful focal feature to walk towards along the aisle, between rows of your smiling guests. It is a similar size the Edinburgh Suite, and can accommodate up to 250 for a banquet style dinner, or 200 with a dance floor included. The Cornwall Suite is linked to the Crown Suite, and so guests can easily transition from one to the next over the course of the event's proceedings.

  • Licensed ceremony space for up to 250
  • Drinks Reception: 250
  • Dinner: 250
  • Dinner with dance floor: 200
  • AV Equipment included
  • Disabled Access
  • Direct doors into The Crown Suite
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The Crown Suite at Grand Connaught Rooms

The Crown Suite

In the Crown Suite, the heavenly duck egg blue dome and sky light window elevate any ceremony or wedding breakfast beyond expectations. Coupled with the contemporary furnishings, it's an elegantly appointed space to host your dream day. Natural sunlight streams in, making it one of the brightest rooms in the building for spectacular event photography. In this suite, there is a maximum capacity here for a 250 person drinks reception and a 200 person dinner dance. The room can also be combined with the adjacent Cornwall Suite for a seamless celebration. This room is on the second floor has excellent lift access for all guests.

  • Licensed ceremony space for up to 250
  • Drinks Reception: 250
  • Dinner: 250
  • Dinner with dance floor: 200
  • AV Equipment included
  • Disabled Access
  • Direct Doors into The Cornwall Suite
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