Though some choose to go down the traditional route when it comes to their big day, many prefer a more modern approach. With the venue integral in setting the scene for proceedings, choosing one of these London offerings is sure to help establish a contemporary vibe.
At Saatchi, you will find a total of 70,000 square feet of event space, split across 3 floors and various interlinking areas. Each of the gallery spaces benefits from high ceilings and wood floors, as well as a clever lighting system that replicates natural light, once again ensuring a modern feel throughout. The minimalistic finish allows you to either put your own unique stamp on the décor or keep things really simple if you want to maximise the contemporary theme. With a generous capacity and a location not far from Victoria Station, this is an equally practical choice as well.
LIBRARY is a newly established private members’ club found in the popular Covent Garden area. With a diverse range of uses, it tailors itself to accommodate London’s creative types, appealing to the literary, music, theatre and design communities. If this sounds up your street then you could hold your reception here, enjoying the varied mix of wood, brick and glass and the warm atmosphere that grants the laid-back and informal feeling that is great for a modern wedding. With ample transport links just a stone’s throw away, you needn’t worry about your guests having any difficulties in reaching the celebrations.
A go to venue for the well-heeled London socialite, Beach Blanket Babylon is the ideal choice if you want that exclusive, sumptuous feel of a private club without the need for a membership. With their own bar and restaurant, you can rest assured that no one will leave hungry while the luxurious feel of the décor is sure to make everyone feel special on your big day. The long-established cool atmosphere means you are guaranteed a relaxing and stress-free time, allowing you to soak up the fun of the day, while the 350 person capacity means you can surround yourself with plenty of loved ones to share in your special moment.
Belgraves has experience in hosting all sorts of occasions, from book launches to cocktail receptions and from breakfast meetings to press events. Once again offering the feel of a private club, the designated event space at this modern business hotel venue comes complete with a high quality finish, sure to please. With large windows providing plenty of natural light you can rely on that much sought-after contemporary feel, while the 180 person maximum capacity and good selection of nearby transport links including Knightsbridge tube station and Victoria train station also come in very handy in helping things run smoothly.