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With panoramic views across the River Thames, The River Rooms is a true blank canvas venue in the heart of London. We are here to help make your day perfect and are fully licensed for ceremonies.


  • Venue Type: City Hotel / Venue
  • Seated Dining Capacity: 500
  • Reception Capacity: 700
  • # Bedrooms: 0
  • Sleeps # of People: 0
  • Usual Access Time: 12:00 AM
  • Usual Finish Time: 12:00 PM
  • Late Night Extension Available: Yes
  • Bridal Suite: Changing Only


  • Exclusive Use
  • In-house Wedding Coordinator
  • Outdoor Reception Space
  • Disabled Access
  • On-site Parking
  • bridal Changing Facilities
  • Marquee Permitted
  • Open Flame Permitted
  • Pet-Friendly
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Water View
  • City view
  • Grade I/II Listed Building
  • Ballroom
  • Spa On-site

Ceremony and Reception

  • Licensed for Weddings and Civil Ceremonies
  • Outdoor Ceremony Licence
  • Church Within Walking Distance
  • Sound System Available
  • Dancefloor Available
  • Fireworks Permitted
  • Confetti Permitted

Food and Drink

  • In-house Catering
  • External Catering Permitted
  • Kosher Catering
  • Halal Catering
  • Asian Catering
  • Alcohol License
  • In-house Wine List
  • Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
  • No Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol

Cultural Experience

  • Jewish Weddings
  • Same-sex weddings and Civil Partnerships


Detailed Description

Think of the River Rooms as a blank canvas for your perfect day and think of our team as your team. We will do everything possible to help you to create a day to remember. With three great rooms licensed until 2am you have total flexibility to create your ideal wedding in the heart of London. An exclusive private venue, with fantastic views of the River Thames, the River Rooms is a contemporary, open-plan space with state of the art lighting, carefully designed to suit every occasion. With three great spaces, our River Rooms can provide the perfect backdrop for your journey to matrimony. With our intimate Queenhithe you can say ‘I do’ in the company of your loved ones before moving to the Lower River Room for your celebratory drinks reception. Providing spectacular views across the River Thames, our Upper River Room is ideal for your wedding breakfast. And then of course you will need a dance floor for that all important first dance, where better than our Queenhithe?


- What’s your #1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Always ask for the prices on week and weekend. Unlike other venues, we have more flexibility on the weekend than on a weekday.
- What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?
We've seen some amazing stationery, from invites to table plans and menus. They were very creative.
- Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.
Contemporary Unique Flexible Full of personality Affordable
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Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Filipe Borne

We would be thrilled to help bring your day to life and we would love to be a part of making your celebration one to remember. If there is anything else that we can do, the team at the River Rooms are here to help.


  • # Of Weddings Hosted: Less than 10
  • # Of People In Team: 8
  • Public Liability Insurance: Yes

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Bridebook Benefits

  • Bridebook Gift: Free Bottle of Champagne
  • Bridebook Special Offers: 10% discount for weddings held in August

Getting here

  • Address:
  • Puddle Dock, Blackfriars, London, Greater London, EC4V 3DB, England
  • Nearest Town:
  • London
  • Nearest Train Station:
  • Blackfriars Station
  • Nearest Airport:
  • London City Airport
  • Travel Notes:
  • The River Rooms is just one minute walk from Blackfriars Station. District and Circles line pass through the station, as does Thameslink. The station is also serviced by Southeastern trains.