Your Cheshire and Merseyside Wedding - January/February 2024 (Issue 73)

THE VINCENT HOTEL 01704 883 800 | The Vincent Hotel is a lifestyle hotel and stunning wedding venue. Located on Southport’s Lord Street with its very own 59 stylish bedrooms including a luxurious Penthouse Suite, the venue is also home to the contemporary V Café & Restaurant offering a diverse British and European menu, along with an exclusive spa where you can experience peace and tranquillity. Civil ceremonies take place in the elegant Parisienne Suite with its stunning views over the historical boulevards of Southport. The epitome of sophistication and romance, it’s equally suited to an intimate occasion or larger weddings with up to 130 guests. Should you prefer a religious ceremony, Southport is home to some of the most beautiful churches in the area. After the “I dos” welcome drinks and canapés will be served in the stylish bar while you catch up with family and friends or disappear for that all-important photo session. The Parisienne Suite is also the perfect location for your wedding breakfast with its fabulous floor-to-ceiling windows that flood the space with light and exude elegance. Not forgetting your very own private balcony, ideal for that perfect picture of all your guests for you to cherish forever. What’s more, the executive chef has designed an extensive menu using the finest, locally-sourced produce, which you can select from and personalise to create your bespoke wedding breakfast. As the day draws to a close, it’s time to kick back and enjoy your entertainment along with a delicious buffet before dancing the night away. WATERFRONT SOUTHPORT HOTEL 01704 516 220 | The Waterfront Southport Hotel seamlessly combines the wonders of nature, impeccable design, and top-notch service. This hidden gem nestled along the serene shores of Marine Lake promises an enchanting backdrop for your special day, offering a romantic ambience that will surely enchant your loved ones. Located just a stone’s throw away from the Hotel, the Millennium Bridge connects you to the lively Southport Pier, adding an extra touch of charm to surroundings. And for those seeking thrills and excitement, the worldrenowned Pleasureland amusement park is conveniently nearby, offering a plethora of exhilarating rides and attractions for your guests to enjoy, who can extend their stay and make it an unforgettable experience. Ceremonies take place in The Room, offering a stunning 180-degree panorama of the sparkling Marine Lake and the Irish Sea, all beautifully framed by its 70s-inspired interiors. The Room is a visual masterpiece, adorned with giant disco balls that cast a shimmering glow over plush velvets, intricate tiles, and lush greenery, all harmonising with the coastal backdrop. This versatile space can accommodate up to 300 guests. For a more intimate affair, consider The Green Room, featuring plush green velvet walls and floor-to-ceiling curved views of the Southport Promenade. It offers a stylish and intimate setting for your nuptials, perfect for sharing your special day with 30 of your nearest and dearest. Both of these chic locations can also host your reception, catering to either 260 or 30 guests. What’s more, the Waterfront Southport Hotel goes the extra mile to ensure your wedding is a seamless and memorable event. You’ll be offered a dedicated wedding coordinator to assist you every step of the way, and even a complimentary wedding-night stay for the two of you. 27 HOTEL VENUES