Where could be more romantic to celebrate a white wedding or civil partnership than at The White Palace, as The Grand is affectionately known, one of the most beautiful wedding venues in Sussex.
Couples have been tying the knot at The Grand for generations, seduced by its old world charm, elegance and style. Enticed by our fabulous reception rooms, superb cuisine and co-ordinators at every stage, helping you chose from the various wedding packages; making certain your wedding or civil partnership is unique to you. We are licensed for civil ceremonies and partnerships, which together with our superb reception rooms and catering create the most perfect of wedding venues in Eastbourne or the whole of Sussex.
From the architectural splendour of the Compton Room to the spectacular Silverdale Room, whether your wedding or civil partnership is a small family affair or an event on a grand scale, we have the setting, and most of all the experience, to make your most important of days truly memorable. And where better to spend the first night of a honeymoon than in one of our sumptuous suites with breathtaking views overlooking the sea. If you’re looking for a luxury wedding venue in East Sussex that truly understands the meaning of the word “grand”, there’s only one choice.
As one of the longest established wedding and civil partnership venues in Eastbourne, we have a great many years of experience at The Grand Hotel, and the one thing that has taught us is that every wedding or civil partnership is different…
At The Grand Hotel we have 3 licensed wedding venues, from the elegant Princes Room for up to 120 guests to the gorgeous Arundel Room, or the wood panelled Dukes Room for smaller celebrations. We have the perfect setting with plenty of beautiful backdrops to capture the moment, whether you require a civil ceremony, civil partnership or want to convert your civil partnership to a marriage, we have the ideal venue for you.
We have excellent and popular wedding or civil partnership ceremonies and receptions from our Classic Wedding Package, Gold, Platinum and Diamond Packages to choose from, with a fabulous selection of Wedding Breakfast Menus on offer too. However, we appreciate you may want to make your wedding or civil partnership personal to your party, which is why we have come up with a few ideas of our own below.
The Grand Winter Wedding offers
The Grand Tailored Afternoon Tea Wedding
The Grand Intimate Wedding
The Sunday Special Wedding
The Mirabelle Wedding Experience
Alternatively, you may decide that you want to design your wedding from scratch… in which case we are just a phone call away, so come in and discuss your dream day.
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