EAST LONDON WEDDING VENUES
Looking for a blank canvas or dry hire wedding venue in Shoreditch, East London? You have come to the right place. Shoreditch London’s unique railway arch wedding venues Shoreditch Studios and Kachette are licensed for civil ceremonies and perfect for wedding receptions. Couples love our urban ‘warehouse wedding venues’ for their exposed brick walls and industrial features.
Our wedding venues can seat 50 to 170 guests for ceremonies and receptions and can accommodate 50 to 220 guests for standing receptions. Both Shoreditch Studios and Kachette are hired as two room weddings venues so are perfect if you are looking to host your ceremony and reception in the same venue. If you are planning on hosting your ceremony in a church or an alternative venue, our unique railway arch venues can be hired exclusively for your wedding reception. For small weddings, Kachette can also be hired exclusively as a one room wedding venue with 50 to 90 seated guests or a standing reception with 50 to 180 guests.
Finding a ceremony and wedding reception venue is really the first step to planning a wedding so get stuck in and explore our stunning East London wedding venues below. Once you find the venue that works best for you, get in touch and let’s start your journey towards booking your dream wedding.
Shoreditch Studios is a unique warehouse wedding venue to host your ceremony and wedding reception. The venue consists of two connected ‘blank canvas’ studio spaces with exposed bricks, high ceilings, a large courtyard, air conditioning, green rooms and a mezzanine lounge.
Studio 1 features a stunning floor to ceiling white infinity cove which can be utilised for video or image projections or personalised wedding messages and is a picturesque backdrop for your head table. The mezzanine lounge and spiral staircase entrance are other unique features of the wedding venue. The spiral staircase can be used for wedding speeches and the mezzanine can be utilised for live acoustic music performances during ceremonies and receptions. There’s also in-house ipads in both studios which can be utilised for background music or your personalised Spotify wedding playlists!
Studio 1 is a spacious 2000 sq ft studio space with room for 100 to 170 guests banquet style or 100 to 120 guests cabaret style for your wedding reception. Ceremonies can accommodate 100 to 170 seated in Studio 1 or 80 to 100 guests in Studio 2.
Studio 2, can be used for pre and post dinner receptions and can be closed off during dinner in Studio 1 while setting up for the evening's entertainment.
Venue hire includes PA's in both studios, air conditioning, a small kitchenette, green rooms and ample bathrooms. Shoreditch Studios is also equipped with industrial lighting trusses which can be utilised to hang lanterns, fairy lights, disco balls and various lighting configurations to set the perfect mood for your wedding and ensure your wedding photos look great too.
Shoreditch Studios dry hire rates start from £6,000 (+VAT). Enquire for our full rates card.
Kachette is a perfect East London wedding venue for couples seeking a unique warehouse space for a late night reception party in the heart of Shoreditch. The exposed brick venue is housed in the former ticket hall of Shoreditch railway station on Old Street which operated 1865 to 1940. Kachette consists of two beautifully restored railway arch rooms. Unique venue features include industrial lighting truss, stunning black gated entrance and the trademark train station clock which is situated inside the venue foyer. The venue is also fitted with great sound systems in both arches.
With 3,000 sq ft space available across both railway arches, the versatile dry hire wedding venue can be configured to accommodate your wedding ceremony, seated banquet dinner and/or standing reception.
Arch 2 can be set up for a formal seated banquet dinner for up to 115 guests. Wedding ceremonies can accommodate 55 seated guests in Arch 1 or 115 seated guests in Arch 2. Standing receptions can accommodate up to 180 guests in Arch 1 or up to 330 guests across the whole venue.
If you are looking for just a wedding reception venue, Arch 1 can be also hired separately. We are always open to trying something different in our venues and look forward to working with you to create your dream wedding.
Kachette dry hire for Arch 1 starting from £3,500 (+VAT) or £5,000 (+VAT) for the whole venue. Enquire for our full rates card.
READY FOR A SITE VISIT ?
The best way to decide on a venue that perfect for your wedding is to come down for a site visit. Even if you are in the early stages of wedding planning, a site visit is a great opportunity to see the space, meet our team and tell us more about what you are looking for in a wedding venue.
Wedding viewing appointments take place weeknights at 6pm Kachette and 6:30pm Shoreditch Studios and are subject to availability. Weekend viewings are not possible at either venue due to weekend events, weddings and photographic studio bookings.
FEATURED WEDDING GALLERIES
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NEED MORE INSPIRATION FOR YOUR WEDDING?
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