The perfect Guildford wedding venue. This modern, 4-star hotel in the city centre, renowned for its first-class facilities, hosts wedding ceremonies and breakfasts of up to 200 guests and wedding receptions of up to 250 guests.
Located in the heart of cosmopolitan Guildford, the 4-star Guildford Harbour Hotel has multiple rooms and flexible configurations to meet all your wedding venue needs. Our largest room, complete with private entrance, stage, and private bar, can seat up to 200 for a dinner, and host 250 for a reception.
For before and after your special event, we can offer discounted room rates for those wishing to stay, and a selection of great, locally-themed activities and experiences. See our staff’s recommendations of the best activities, attractions & events in the Guildford and wider Surrey area here.
The hotel is easily accessed. Guildford is just off the A3 motorway, close to the M25. It’s a 25-minute drive to Heathrow Airport, 50-minute drive to Gatwick Airport, and a 60-minute drive from Southampton Airport. Guildford train station is a 15-minute walk or 5 minutes by taxi.
To help you get started, we've created some exclusive packages. Take one just as it is, expand upon it, or design your own from scratch - it's entirely up to you! Our elegant packages are suitable for the budget-conscious to the extravagant and everything in-between.
Are you looking for a themed wedding? Or just some inspiration? We offer the following special wedding themes, uniquely suited to this unique venue. Feel free to adapt them as you wish, create your own unique theme, or have no theme at all. The choice is yours.
Some of our past happy couples have kindly agreed to share their wedding experience to help you decide. See what’s possible, be inspired by their choices.
If we can’t supply it (to the highest standard), we know someone who can. Or maybe you just want to shop around. We get that. To help you, here are some recommended suppliers that we know and trust to get whatever else you need.
Here at Harbour Hotels, we understand the importance of treating your guests to exceptional food & drink.
Our chefs have created several different menus, using only the highest quality, locally-sourced ingredients that will delight your guests. To prove it, we’ll give you both a free tasting session first!
Our Harbour Suite room is used for wedding ceremonies. It is licensed for up to 100 guests.
Our Prelude Suite, with a capacity of up to 250 guests, is the perfect venue for wedding breakfasts and receptions. The room includes a stage area, and may be subdivided into three smaller rooms to host smaller weddings.
The Ceremony room and the main wedding suite is joined by a large partially covered, courtyard terrace, ideal for al fresco drinks or dinner.
For those wanting a lively evening, we have our very own The Long Bar Late, which offers a large selection of wines, an extensive gin list, as well as our signature cocktails. There is space for a live DJ and dancing.
Finding a wedding venue, is like finding a new place to live. You’ll know it’s right as soon as you walk in. To arrange a private viewing, please call our weddings team on 01483 792300, or send us an online enquiry.
Book your stay directly with us for the best price and prepaid discounts.