Pink Weddings Magazine PinkWeddings AW2017_V2 | Page 14

VENUES Capital choices Stage your day in the heart of London… Sought-after style Since receiving a licence for the solemnisation of civil ceremonies in 2011, No.11 Cavendish Square has quickly established itself as one of London’s most sought-after venues for stylish civil partnerships. The stunning Georgian building located in the centre of the West End provides an exquisite backdrop to your celebration and their bespoke event management service keeps everything stress free. No.11 Cavendish Square provides the perfect setting to host chic wedding celebrations. With a choice of three spaces, the elegant Orangery, beautiful Garden Room or the flexible Burdett Suite, they can cater for up to 150 guests. Their award-winning in-house catering team is always happy to create individual menus to ensure your special day is exactly as you want it. A riverside wedding, actually! Westminster Boating Base is a unique venue, set in the attractive Pimlico Gardens and was the setting for ‘Love Actually’ starring Hugh Grant and Keira Knightley. The principal function rooms are linked via the atrium and the Pavilion extends over the river, with floor-to-ceiling windows all round providing amazing views up and down the Thames. The Edgson room has a full-length covered balcony to the river and is equipped with special effects lights and speakers for music and dancing. The spacious open-plan building lends itself to a wide variety of themes and is highly flexible with regards to event timings. Smoking is permitted on one of the balconies. As the Boating Base is a charity, the venue hire fee for the rental of the building goes directly to support the Trust’s charitable activities for young people. So while enjoying this perfect setting, you can be sure that you are also contributing to a