Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Muslim & more
Bristol Harbour Hotel are able to host up to 400 guests, Bristol Harbour Hotel can accommodate large celebrations of all varieties . Our welcoming and fully-trained staff have a wealth of experience in managing all kinds of Asian weddings; whether you’re holding a Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi or Muslim union, you can rest assured Bristol Harbour’s dedicated wedding management team will ensure that every aspect of your special day is meticulously planned and arranged just the way you want it.
We work together with a range of leading specialist Asian suppliers, from caterers to photographers to DJs. Our long-standing relationships mean you can trust them to deliver the highest quality of services. Our specialist catering partners can offer couples a variety of menus to suit all preferences. We also does not charge for corkage during the day on any soft or alcoholic drinks brought into the venue. We also are sensitive to the needs of the Asian market and offer hire for up to a 14-hour period.
All Harbour Hotels are known for their stunning locations, and the Bristol Harbour Hotel & Spa is no exception. Surely there is nowhere more romantic to tie the knot than this architecturally spectacular, grade II-listed building in the heart of the city.
Designed by renowned architect William Bruce Gingell, and inspired by Sansovino’s 16th Century Library of St Mark in the Piazzatta at Venice, the building dates back to circa 1850 when it was home to two former banks. Immaculately restored, with stunning contemporary interiors and period features throughout, the hotel has three impressive event rooms, listed below, suitable for any size or theme wedding ceremony, wedding breakfast or reception up 400 guests.
For before and after your celebration, we can offer guests discounted room rates for those wishing to stay, access to the luxury spa and gym, and a selection of great, locally-themed activities and experiences. It’s walking distance to most of Bristol's attractions, and situated opposite St. Nicholas Markets. See our staff’s recommendations of the best activities, attractions & events in the Bristol area here.
Located in the heart of Bristol, with excellent transport links to the M4 and M5 motorways, the venue is readily accessible for your guests. London is a 2.5hr drive. The closest station is Temple Meads, 5 mins drive/15 mins walk.
All of our hotels are accessible, and help is always on hand for any of your guests who need assistance.
If you are planning more than one ceremony on the day, please be aware that a Civil Ceremony must take place before any other ceremony (including a religious blessing, regardless of whether the religious blessing has any legal standing). This requirement is a condition of our Approved Venue Licence for Marriage and Civil Partnerships. See our frequently asked questions page for more information.