- Wedding Advice
- Wedding Advice
Greater London, england
Kew Gardens, a World Heritage Site, has a variety of stunning, unique and awe-inspiring venues for your wedding. With good transport connections to central London and surrounded by 300 acres of beautiful greenery, Kew allows you to have a perfect London wedding in a rural setting.Large or small, Kew’s venues can cater for any wedding with guest numbers up to 200.
The Temperate House: This stunning newly re-stored Temperate House, originally opened in 1862, is a Grade I-listed show house for the largest plants. With pitched roofs and pillars support wrought-iron ribs, the House has a mix of decorative motifs, finials, pediments, acanthus leaf capitals, Coade stone urns and statues.
The impressive glasshouse can host large evening dinners and standing receptions of up to 300 guests amongst 10,000 species of rare and endangered plants. With venue hire starting from £14,000 + VAT for the evening you can impress your guests with endless history within this completely unique space.
Cambridge Cottage, one of beautiful Kew Gardens’ most popular wedding venues, has had a stunning refurbishment, offering couples even more style and sophistication. The former royal residence of the Duke of Cambridge, the space is the ideal boutique venue for a glorious London wedding. Accommodating up to 80 guests for a civil ceremony which can be held in the Drawing Room, or outdoors in your own private garden, and dinner and allowing up to 150 people for the after dinner party. This Georgian cottage is steeped in history and offers a warm, classical setting.
The Nash Conservatory, a beautiful 19th Century glass house that provides a versatile event space for both daytime and evening weddings and can accommodate up to 200 guests. The Nash Conservatory can be hired in conjunction with their other larger capacity venues; the magnificent Orangery is ideal for larger evening receptions and the Princess of Wales Conservatory, famed for its rare orchids and roaming Chinese Water Dragons, is available as an additional venue for a unique Kew glasshouse event experience.
By choosing Kew as your venue, not only are you ensuring that your event has that important wow factor, you will also be helping their valuable plant conservation and life-saving research work.
A day that surpassed our expectations. The gardens looked great, the rooms were bright, clean and created an atmosphere of sophistication. The helpfulness and professionalism of the Kew staff was outstanding.'
By Les & Doreen Spitz
Fantastic, gorgeous venue and excellent organisation from the events team. Kew Explorer team were also excellent and a fantastic addition to the day for guests to break things up between the drinks reception and dinner. All the guests had a great time and lots of positive feedback about the venue and the day. Would highly recommend!'
By Omair Hameed & Yetunde Ajayi
Kew was simply the most magical place to get married. The setting, venues, food and service were excellent. All our guests had a terrific day and it is a day we will treasure always'
By Pamela Learmonth and Robert Graham
The day was truly unforgettable. Everyone recommended by Kew were true professionals and ensured that it ran smoothly with a positive and friendly attitude. I couldn't have asked for anything better!'
By Farrah Godwin & Robert Leather
The wedding was just as we imagined, in fact better. We have been told so often how unique the day was, and the venue was one of a kind. It was absolutely beautiful and went so smoothly, there was never anything to worry about! Thank you so much.
By Lauren Sapikowski & Ian
We had a wonderful wedding at Kew and everything went according to plan and the guests all had a lovely time which was the most important thing for us. All thanks to the team for their incredible organisation. Thank you so much, you made the day so stress free for us. The gardens and venues are stunning and we were so happy to be married here.
By Meera Rabindra-Anandh & Praveen Anandakumar
We had a wonderful wedding at Kew Gardens, the venue is a perfect location for a wedding. All our guests said how lovely it was to walk around the gardens and they all really enjoyed the cocktail hour in the Princess of Wales Conservatory! Lodge Catering were excellent. The food was delicious and all our guests commented on this, many saying it was the best food they'd ever been served at a wedding!'
By Corin Illsley and George Cooke
We had the best experience using Kew as our wedding venue. Guests absolutely loved the opportunity to be in such a beautiful setting and we are now left with the most amazing memories and photos of the big day! Couldn't recommend them highly enough! All of the staff at Kew and our chosen caterers were just amazing - thank you!!'
By Laura Watson and James Alexander
We knew Cambridge Cottage was the perfect venue for our wedding as soon as we saw it. It's a beautiful suite of rooms and your own corner of Kew Gardens for a day. The staff at Kew were helpful all through the planning and preparations. We had many comments on the lovely venue and our guests very much enjoyed the Kew Explorer.
By Gemma Morgan and James Bull
We wanted an iconic London based venue for our wedding, we thought of Kew but genuinely didn't think we could afford it! When we made our inquiry we were delighted with the rates and variety of venues available - far more than we imagined. We arranged a visit and just fell in love with the atmosphere and sheer beauty of Cambridge Cottage, we knew instantly that it was the perfect place inside and out for our wedding. Having a select choice of sup
By Sarah Rayfield & Kenny Green
Wonderful location with fantastic staff and service who did everything to make our day fantastic.'
By Craig Wood & Tino Melis