If you’re looking to hold a classically elegant wedding in central London, then you must take a look at Dartmouth House – a fabulous and refined mansion set in the heart of London’s Mayfair.Located just minutes from Berkeley Square, Bond Street and Green Park, Dartmouth House boasts the most beautiful interiors, grand marble staircase and romantic private courtyard.
Exclusively yours for your wedding ceremony and celebrations, Dartmouth House combines all the grace and grandeur of a Grade II listed mansion with contemporary catering to make your wedding day truly unforgettable. You and your wedding party can relax in the comfort of your own House for the day, with exclusive use of all reception rooms and the stunning outdoor courtyard which has more than a passing look and feel of a French Chateau. Wow, how dreamy would that be for your drinks reception?
We’ll pass you straight over to the team at Dartmouth House now to share more of their glorious venue with you
Tell us about your venue
With its beautiful interiors, grand marble staircase and private courtyard, this elegant mansion in the heart of Mayfair is the perfect setting for an exclusive, quintessential London wedding.
Dartmouth House combines all the elegance and grandeur of our Grade II listed mansion with contemporary catering to make your wedding day truly unforgettable. You and your guests can relax in the comfort of your own House for the day (at weekends only) with exclusive use of all our spaces including our stunning outdoor courtyard which transports you to the heart of a French Chateau!
Do you offer civil marriage and civil partnership ceremonies?
Yes, The house is licensed to hold civil ceremonies and has a range of rooms suitable for both intimate gatherings, ceremonies for up to 100 guests, seated receptions of 150 or standing parties for up to 450.
Do couples & their wedding party have exclusive use of your venue?
At Weekends guests have exclusive use of the entire house.
Venue capacity – How many guests can attend the day ceremony, if applicable, wedding breakfast & the evening reception?
We can accommodate up to 100 for a wedding ceremony and 150 for the wedding breakfast, for the evening reception we can accommodate up to 200.
Tell us just a little about any wedding packages you offer
Our simple, all-inclusive package is available from £138.00 + VAT per person, designed to make planning their wedding enjoyable, rather than stressful, this package includes all the essentials. If you are looking for something more bespoke, we’d be delighted to work with our Bride’s and Groom’s on creating your perfect day.
Do you have in-house catering, or preferred suppliers or are couples free to choose their own caterers?
Our in-house caterer H+J thrives on producing original & innovative menus which will be the talking point of your celebration. Our wedding menu reflects the best of the season, but we can tailor it to fit requirements. Head Chef Joseph Fisher is a true creative, keeping us ahead of trends, setting styles and embracing the new.
Can couples supply their own alcohol for the evening? Is there a corkage fee?
Yes they can – there is a corkage fee and this is subject to the type of alcohol served.
Are couples completely free to choose their own wedding entertainment & do you have a specific sound system?
Yes not a problem – we have a basic PA system with speakers- however anything more sophisticated will be hired in.
Do you offer accommodation on site? If so, for how many guests?
No, however the lovely Chesterfield Hotel is right next door and provides a great service for our clients.
Do you have an in-house wedding co-ordinator?
Yes that is myself! I have just started at Dartmouth house and will be looking after the Weddings moving forward. I will look after the Bride’s and Grooms from enquiry stage through to coordination for the day, and I will also be there on the day.
How far in advance can couples or their wedding stylist, florist etc have access to the venue in order to decorate it?
Two hours prior to guest arrival – however depending on various situations, this can be flexible.
Do you have gardens or an outdoor area for wedding photographs?
Yes we have our beautiful Courtyard space where the Bride and Groom like to hold their drinks reception and this is the perfect space for photographs. Couples may also like to make use of our gorgeous marble staircase for photos.
What’s your best advice to couples when choosing their perfect wedding venue?
You do not want your wedding venue to be weather dependent, so would therefore advise that all brides and Grooms choose Dartmouth House as there are beautiful spaces whether you are inside or out.
Any finally, what are your favourite moments from previous wedding you’ve been involved with?
We had a Bride and Groom begin their first dance in a very traditional and romantic way, and half way through themselves and their family members all transitioned in to a fully choreographed dance routine! It was brilliant and looked incredibly professional!
All images courtesy of Dartmouth House