Bristol’s most astonishing wedding venue

Say I do to your big day in the epic Sansovino Hall, a true architectural masterpiece dating back to 1850 and formerly the banking hall. We’re perfectly placed for a graceful city centre wedding in the romantic heart of Bristol.

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The Sansovino Hall

Made for dramatic entrances and statement-making, the grand architectural masterpiece known as the Sansovino Hall was inspired by Jacopo Sansovino’s 16th century Venetian library. It’s a dreamy setting for your first dance under the awe-inspiring ornate skylight and beautifully detailed ceilings.

  1. Area 392 sq m / 4,220 sq ft
  2. Max capacity 400
  3. Dining capacity 300
  4. Licenced

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The Vault

Walk down the candle-lit staircase and into an intimate and atmospheric venue where your guests await your grand entrance. This former bank vault is the perfect blank canvas to create a truly unique celebration with simple, yet elegant, white interiors featuring flecks of gold. It’s perfect for your nearest and dearest to enjoy your day in cosier surroundings.

  1. Area 94 sq m / 118 sq ft
  2. Max capacity 80
  3. Dining capacity 60
  4. Licenced

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The Blue Room

Enjoy an intimate wedding breakfast and celebration in the Blue Room. Once upon a time this was the Bank Manager’s office dating back to 1854, now it feels more like a private residence. Perfect for hosting an intimate celebration with distinct masonry, lavish fabrics and those ever-so-important high ceilings.


  1. Area 29 sq m / 291 sq ft
  2. Max capacity 25
  3. Dining capacity 15
  4. Not licenced


Our Wedding Crew will make planning your special day feel like a piece of perfectly baked wedding cake. Start with a standard package that’s perfect for expanding out as needed, with flexible menus that marry the freshest, locally sourced ingredients with the most indulgent of flavours. No matter if you’re after a gourmet buffet, grazing platters or a much more formal affair, we even offer a free tasting session to help you both decide.

Asian weddings

The hotel specialises in Asian weddings, including Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi and Muslim unions. No matter how creative your plans are, ask our Crew and let them help you to make your dream a reality.


We’ve helped many couples to say ‘I do’ and they’ve shared their experiences to help you decide if we fit the bill as the perfect wedding venue partner for you.

Recommended suppliers

Let us help you plan your big day with you. Our tried, tested and fully trusted list of local suppliers can make your wedding the best it can possibly be.

Private viewings and showcases

Our specialist wedding crew are here to help create the wedding of your dreams in Bristol city centre. To meet us, arrange a private viewing or just ask some of your burning questions, give us a call on 0117 203 4445 or submit an online enquiry.

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How to find us

Temple Meads Station 5 mins by car
London Paddington Station 2 hours by train
Bristol Airport 30 mins by car
Heathrow Airport 2 hours by car

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