Once you’ve decided to tie the knot, the next big thing to contemplate is where to exchange your vows. At a range of different prices, here are some of the most picturesque places in the UK to say ‘I do’:
The Balmoral, Edinburgh
If you decide to get married at The Balmoral, you will be exchanging your vows in and amongst the breath taking views of Edinburgh Castle. This hotel will ensure that your big day is elegant and romantic, complete with rose petals on your bed and a champagne breakfast. You need to have a minimum of sixty guests, costing around £26 per person, but it would be such a spectacular day why wouldn’t you want to share it with your friends and family.
The Westminster Register Office, London
The Westminster Register Office has become one of the most popular venues in London for weddings. There is a choice of four beautiful rooms, ranging from £43.50 – £250, and £30 for a legal notice, so is perfect for anyone trying to keep the cost down. Its famous steps have also seen numerous couples over the years, including Paul McCartney and Linda Eastman, Liam Gallagher and Patsy Kensit.
Blenheim Palace, Woodstock
If you get married at The Blenheim Palace, which is set in 2,100 acres of parkland, you can opt for a ceremony in the elegant Orangery, which has a private entrance and terrace overlooking the Italian Garden. You can have your first dance on the Water Terrace and can depart the evening with blazing torches lining the drive. This spectacular wedding is around £2000 a room, but is most definitely worth it.
Pride Park Football Stadium, Derby
For all you fanatic football fans out there, you can exchange your vows in the glass fronted suites with views over the stadium where Derby County celebrate their victories. The room hire costs £275 and catering from around £19 per person for a three course meal. If you’re lucky, you may even get an appearance from Rammy, the Derby County Mascot.
The Chelsea Register Office, London
The Chelsea Register Office has become world famous over the years with countless A-list celebrities tying the knot here. You can join them and wed in one of their luxurious rooms from only £47.50.