The 29 Most Breath-Taking Modern Wedding Venues in the UK
If you love stylish décor, modern lighting and everything up-to-date, you’ll fall head over heels for these contemporary wedding venues! At Bridebook.co.uk we’ve made a list of some of our favourites that are just simply stunning – and we can’t get them off our minds!
Take a look at these modern venues, or you can start your own Venue Search at Bridebook.co.uk by selecting the filter ‘modern’. Easy peasy!
Now, prepare to be blown away…
1. Hampton Manor Hotel, West Midlands
This gorgeous manor was once the home of Sir Robert Peel, and now it has Peel’s Restaurant at the heart of it. Hampton Manor Hotel offers exquisite furnishings, plenty of natural light and of course some stylish chandeliers to top it off! A totally modern West Midlands treat.
2. The Anthologist, Greater London
Boasting a sleek modern interior, up-to-date menus and innovative lighting is The Anthologist. Enjoy a lovingly-crafted cocktail in a laid-back setting in the heart of England’s capital city – your guests will admire this awesome contemporary backdrop too!
3. River Rooms @ The Mermaid, Greater London
River Rooms @ The Mermaid is a venue that has incredible Thames views, open-plan space and a modern blank canvas style that can be easily dressed to suit any wedding theme. Along with state-of-the-art lighting across a choice of 3 stunning rooms, the opportunities are endless!
This breath-taking stately home has been transformed into Barton Hall Hotel, an incredibly stylish venue with a contemporary, luxurious feel. The main space offers tonnes of natural light through the full length windows and glass domes above – ideal for a flash ceremony!
5. Hush Mayfair, Greater London
Hush Mayfair is one of London’s fashionable dining venues located in a hidden London courtyard. With deluxe furnishings and an exclusive bar on the second floor, this setting owes itself to a trendy wedding that oozes elegance.
6. BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Arts, Tyne & Wear
I don’t think we can get more contemporary than the BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Arts, can we? This former flour mill has been modified into a totally stylish and versatile space – whether you’re on the balcony admiring panoramic views or feeling like a star in the spotlight, this theatre-style backdrop is one to remember.
7. The Deck – National Theatre, Greater London
Get the best photo opportunities against the dramatic London skyline at The Deck, National Theatre. Opening on the 6th August, this brand new rooftop venue space resonates a cool, contemporary ambience. Turn your wedding into a huge city-chic celebration!
8. The Kilnwood Percy Resort, East Riding of Yorkshire
The unique Kilnwood Percy Resort is a true Yorkshire paradise! Filled with luxury furnishings, modern touches and with a spectacular ceremony room looking out over water, you are sure to find a bit of heaven at this rural retreat.
9. Cinnamon Kitchen & Anise Bar, Greater London
Located at a former spice warehouse, Cinnamon Kitchen & Anise Bar cater for weddings offering the finest Indian cuisine. Experience the senses of India without leaving the UK at this special venue, where a stunning modern outdoor terrace is the cherry on the cake.
10. The Merchant Hotel, Belfast
Historic from the outside, but super stylish on the inside! The Merchant Hotel is a luxury venue with incredible décor and romantic lighting, which also boasts a gorgeous balcony area offering picturesque views over Belfast. A real Northern Irish charm!
11. The Gallivant, East Sussex
The magical beach house style of The Gallivant makes an ideal coastal setting for your wedding. Home to picturesque beaches, locally sourced food and a chic yet rustic style, this Sussex venue really is one of a kind.
Introducing Littleton Park House at Shepperton Studios, a grand venue dating back to the 17th Century. Located within the famous film studios, this exquisite modern theme is fit for an A-lister…but perhaps you’d like it for your wedding day too?!
13. Roast Restaurant, Greater London
Nestled within the Borough Market area of London, Roast Restaurant is a stunning wedding and events space with incredible city views (you can spot St Paul’s Cathedral nearby!) The simple, blank canvas decoration means you can well and truly put your modern spin on this setting.
The uber-luxurious Albert’s is a real gem of the North! Modern furnishings and gorgeous lighting bring this venue to life, as this special dining setting is dedicated to bringing you a seamless service and an incredible wedding day.
15. GG’s Yard, Dumfries & Galloway
If you’re into the wooden beam and barn look but you’re fashionable at heart, don’t fret! GG’s Yard combines a wooden barn frame with a totally stylish interior and also matches exposed stone walls with contemporary chandeliers. Boasting picturesque views over Scotland, how could you go wrong with this venue?
16. The Southbank Centre, Greater London
London’s famous Southbank Centre is a must-see for a modern themed wedding. With it’s up-to-date interiors, sleek glass walls and it’s stunning location alongside the River Thames and some of the capital’s most well-known attractions, this venue is a no-brainer!
17. The Montagu Park Hotel, Tyne & Wear
With a glorious art deco style and luxurious furnishings, The Montagu Park Hotel is one to watch. It offers panoramic views over the sea, a contemporary ballroom and even sumptuous jacuzzi baths to relax in after the most special day of your life.
18. Ingliston Country Club, Renfrewshire
Glamorous decoration and romantic lighting make Ingliston Country Club a deluxe and fashionable venue for your wedding day. Set in tranquil countryside nearby to Glasgow, this setting boasts two stylish suites and first-class service to go along with it. What a Scottish treat!
19. Hope St Hotel, Merseyside
Hope St Hotel is a fresh, bright blank canvas venue that is perfect for a modern ceremony. Walk down the aisle in a choice of stunning rooms, followed by popping open a bottle of bubbly while you admire the glorious views over the bustling city of Liverpool.
20. Lace Market Hotel, Nottinghamshire
Combining period features and contemporary luxury, Lace Market Hotel is a Georgian venue with heaps of class! This Nottinghamshire dream offers the finest furnishings, trendy bedroom suites and a beautiful exterior that will wow your guests from the word go.
Located on the edge of the Lake District, the wonderful Carus Green Golf Club is an outstanding venue choice. This stunning modern-build has a wood/glass combination that is to die for, giving a clean-cut look along with picturesque water views from the balcony as well!
22. Mour Hotel, Nottinghamshire
Mour Hotel is a unique event setting with up-to-date lounges, a contemporary bar and grill, and a breath-taking industrial-style suite. Along with gorgeous bedrooms and some super stylish finishing touches, this could be your modern venue from heaven.
23. Project B, Greater London
Continuing the industrial theme (I mean, why not – it’s totally of trend at the moment!) Project B is London’s answer to a contemporary venue with a twist. The quirky style includes a red telephone box, fashionable cocktails and industrial lighting – the perfect place for an industrial-luxe theme!
24. The Kings Oak Hotel, Essex
Set in the idyllic Epping Forest, you’ll be pinching yourself for this next venue! The Kings Oak Hotel boasts fabulous style, chic décor and modern interiors – including a cool lounge area where fairy lights dangle above you. With a church just down the road and a romantic garden too, you’re sure to fall in love!
Situated on the magical Cornish coast, The Llawnroc Hotel focuses on providing luxury and comfort to the happy couple! It offers fine dining, arty chandeliers and a modern outdoor area complete with sea views – you definitely won’t want to miss out on this venue!
Swynford Manor is a historical venue dating back to the 1800’s, yet it oozes a cool, urban style. Expect velvet chairs, metallic finishes and of course the checkboard dancefloor that gently sparkles. Be a Lord and Lady of the Manor for the day, followed by a soak in the fashionable copper bath and finally sinking into your huge bed!
27. The Alma, Greater London
Boutique London hotel The Alma is the answer to all your contemporary wedding worries. Housing a Victorian pub and restaurant, this versatile venue has a glorious staircase up to the function room, where you’ll find high ceilings and sash curtains.
28. Driffield Showground, East Riding of Yorkshire
Driffield Showground presents The Pavilion, a unique alternative venue with chandelier lighting and contemporary backdrops creating a modern blank canvas. From the wooden exterior to every finishing touch you choose, this East Yorkshire setting will undoubtedly make your day special.
29. The Bull, Greater London
If you’re a stylish couple, you’ll want to check out this hip and happening London pub! The Bull has a variety of spaces for you to use throughout your day, including a modern balcony area, a comfy deluxe lounge and current décor, so you can celebrate with fab surroundings.
If you’ve not quite found the one, or you want to search more specifically to your region, just head over to Bridebook.co.uk’s Venue Search, select the ‘modern’ filter and type in your preferred location.
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