Your Hampshire and Dorset Wedding - January/February 2023 (Issue 96)

Going local Fall in love with these stunning properties in and around Portsmouth THE ALVERBANK HOTEL 02392 510 005 | Nestled amongst the beautiful fauna of Stanley Park, The Alverbank Hotel is a seaside boutique venue with views across to the Isle of Wight. Built in 1842, the Grade II listed venue has seen its fair share of happy moments and has a rich history. The stunning views all year round provide a sense of serenity and creates the perfect backdrop to images. The venue’s interior provides warmth and a calming atmosphere, especially during the winter months thanks to the log fires. With beautiful spaces on offer, couples are sure to have dream-worthy weddings to cherish for years to come. Exchange vows in the Banqueting Hall or Seaview Garden with theatre-style seating for 120 people. For more intimate gatherings, the Seaview Dining Room can host up to 35 loved ones for both the vows and receptions. Alternatively, continue the celebrations in the Banqueting Hall with 120 seated guests and 200 in the evenings. The large space has an extra bar area and offers the ideal location to dance the night away. Lastly, The Scullery is used as a private dining room for up to 20 guests. With seven bedrooms exclusively available to couples and their guests, including a stunning bridal suite with a roll-top bath overlooking the sea, pairs can rest their heads after a full day of celebrations We love… that the experienced events team will be on hand to ensure all weddings are memorable with plenty of special touches. 15 LOCAL VENUES