East is undoubtedly a popular place to hold a wedding, and luckily for you guys, popularity doesn’t necessarily make these East London wedding venues expensive. So if you’re on the hunt for a quirky place to hold a wedding, look no further than these super stylish yet affordable venues in East London.
Hoxton Docks is located on the banks of Regents canal in Hackney E2. This ex-coal storage factory offers the now much sought after industrial, urban feel and a hugely versatile space that can be adapted to fit any number of different needs for up to an impressive 700 guests per event. The large onsite courtyard and two rooftop terraces allow the party to move outdoors should the weather allow it but rest assured there is ample space inside if not. It’s also easily reachable from throughout London, with both Hoxton and Haggerston tube stations nearby.
Nestled under two of the many railway arches in Hackney, you’ll find London Fields Arches. Complete with a stunning courtyard area, it makes the perfect wedding reception venue – especially for summer weddings or barbecue weddings. London Fields Arches is a versatile venue, with plenty of space for you to play around with. It really does give you all the opportunity to be creative and dress the venue exactly how you want. To find out more (which we know you want to), check out the profile right here!
If you like the idea of a blank canvas but want something a little more intimate instead, then The Pickle Factory – spread across 225 square metres – could be exactly what you are looking for. The white walls, steel beams overhead and brickwork style flooring underfoot combine for a great urban setting that effectively sets the tone but otherwise leaves the interior design choices up to you. Your 180 guests can choose to utilise either Bethnal Green tube station – just 10 minutes away – or Cambridge Heath Road train station – just 5 minutes away – to easily reach the party.
You won’t find a venue quite like Hatch – it’s a truly unique event spaces that can host anything, from simple work spaces to a wedding. Well known for it’s incredible frontage, Hatch gives off an alternative and quirky feel from its entrance and beyond. With a capacity of 120 standing, it could make for a fun wedding reception venue indeed. Find out more by getting in touch with the venue manager right here.
Bleeding Heart Yard has more than 30 years’ worth of experience when it comes to hosting successful events, including everything from wine tastings and banquets to business meetings and, of course, wedding receptions. The Private Dining Rooms within the Bleeding Heart Restaurant are historic, cobble-stoned and as such, are full to the brim with character and charm aplenty. The adjoining medieval crypt makes for a wonderful reception space, able to accommodate between 50 and 120 guests, depending on the scale of your particular nuptials.