The Wedding Ceremony

West Lodge Park Hotel holds a Civil Wedding Ceremony Licence and you may find it more convenient and relaxing to hold both your marriage ceremony and reception under the one roof.

Set in 35 acres of parklands, including a renowned arboretum, we have the perfect ingredients for both a civil wedding ceremony and reception alike. The facility to hold your wedding ceremony at West Lodge Park Hotel is normally offered throughout the year on any weekday and during the weekend between 8.00am and 6.00pm.

Our licence allows us to hold the ceremony in all of our function rooms, and their various capacities are shown below. No food or beverages may be served in these rooms one hour prior to the ceremony taking place – thereby complying with the legislation.

Music may be played prior and/or during the ceremony and the Registrar specifies that the nature of this music must be secular, suitable, seemly and dignified. Any query regarding specific musical items must be referred to the Registrar.

Licensed capacities set out in a theatre style for each room for wedding ceremonies:

Lancaster Room 80
Chandos Room 20
John Evelyn Suite 80
John Evelyn Room 70
John Evelyn Conservatory 10
Coventry Room 20
Coventry Conservatory 10
Edward Beale Room 35
King Charles Room 35

For the ceremony to be held at West Lodge Park Hotel the charge is £375.00 which covers the special licence fee paid by the hotel.

The hire of the function room is at an additional cost. However if you are to hold your wedding reception at the hotel the cost of the licensing fee and room hire for the ceremony is £500.00 altogether. 

Please note that West Lodge Park Hotel is not responsible for booking or paying the Registrars. The prospective bride and groom must do this direct.

The Registrar

The Registrar is available seven days a week, including bank holidays. To arrange a civil ceremony you need to contact:

Superintendent Registrar
Enfield Registry Office
Gentleman’s Row
EN2 6PT.

Telephone:  020 8379 1000

All couples are legally required to give notice of marriage to the Superintendent Registrar in the District in which they live 28 clear days before the day of their wedding.

For more information, please email
or call a member of our team on 020 8216 3900.

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