From romantic country estates to majestic town centre hotels, there's no shortage of luxury wedding hotels in Essex. This county also has good railway links to central London, making it the ideal spot for that gloriously elegant country wedding!
Outstanding Food and Hospitality at Essex Wedding Hotels
Wherever you stay in Essex, you and your guests will be treated to terrific cuisine that will be tailored to your preferences. You will be served by a dedicated hospitality team that will be prepared for any contingency, carefully attentive to every detail to ensure your special day is a resounding success. From creating stunning canopies flower displays to selecting the finest champagnes, your wedding hotel will take care of all the hard work and planning on your behalf.
Stay in Exquisite Rooms
All Essex wedding hotels have immaculate, elegantly decorated rooms with luxury bedding so you and your guests will sleep perfectly. Many rooms also include fully equipped bathrooms, tea and coffee-making facilities, and air conditioning, and you may also be able to request an early check-in or a late check-out - perfect for those post celebration lay-ins!
Places of Interest in Essex - Some Suggestions
If you're staying in a hotel in historic Colchester, visit the Hollytrees Museum and learn about the history of the town over the last few centuries. Colchester is also noted for its large Norman castle and picturesque Castle Park, and has existed before the Romans invaded Britain. Near the outskirts of Colchester are the beautiful Beth Chatto Gardens, an enchanting series of decorated gardens with scenic water features and a tearoom.
Head to Mersea Island, the most easterly island in Britain, and admire its fantastic estuary views while you go on a fun sailing adventure. You could also book a wedding hotel in Southend-on-Sea, a bustling seaside resort that grew to prominence in the Victorian era. Walk on its iconic pier, the longest pleasure pier in the world, and visit the Sea Life Centre to see 40 spectacular aquatic displays.
A County with Excellent Transport Links to London and Mainland Europe
Many communities in Essex benefit from regular direct railway links to central London in under an hour. The county also has two international airports: London Southend near Southend-on-Sea, and London Stansted near the Hertfordshire border, which provide flights to destinations throughout Europe, so even your distant relatives can fly in for your wedding in Essex!