Milford Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire
The oldest purpose built hotel in Europe, the Red Lion Hotel was originally a 13th Century coaching inn that offered a warm welcome and convivial atmosphere. Though a few centuries older now, the charm and hospitality of the hotel is stronger than ever!
*** We’re delighted to once again be offering viewings of our beautiful wedding venue ***
In line with current Government guidance we are only able to host weddings for 15 people. Check out our Small Wedding Package in our offers section for more details.
Located right in the heart of Salisbury, our 800 year old four star hotel is one of the most romantic settings that you could choose for your wedding celebrations. With history and heart in every beam, and a picturesque courtyard for those all-important wedding day photographs.
Salisbury Cathedral is only a five minute walk away – a truly stunning backdrop for a few extra newlywed photographs.
We’re a licensed venue, giving you the convenient option of holding your ceremony and reception in one location. Ceremonies can accommodate up to 80 guests and you’ll have the choice of two beautiful suites.
Wedding receptions are held your choice of three suites, with the largest being our Courtyard Suite, which is able to hold up to 120 guests for your evening reception.
This suite has its own private entrance, private bar, access to our courtyard and a large dance floor for you and your guests to dance the night away.
Your wedding breakfast…
Wedding breakfasts are held in your choice of two suites, with the largest being able to accommodate up to 80 guests.
Your wedding breakfast will be created by our talented team of chefs using fresh, locally sourced produce where possible and catering for all dietary requirements. Our menus are just a starting point, if there’s something that you would like for your wedding breakfast then we’re very flexible.
Your wedding night…
It’s nothing but the best for the newlyweds on your wedding night – you’ll get a complimentary stay in our most luxurious room, the Seamstress Suite. This extraordinary one-of-a-kind room features a cast iron bathtub at the bottom of the bed!
Our hotel also offers 60 stylishly appointed bedrooms for your family and friends travelling in for the day, all at a discounted room rate.
Your wedding team…
From your first visit all the way through to your wedding day, you’ll be in the safe hands of our expert weddings team. Luckily we’ve hosted hundreds of weddings at The Red Lion Hotel so whilst every wedding is unique, there isn’t much that will come as a surprise to us! We’ll guide you through every aspect of your wedding and help you make the most of your special day.
You can visit our website for more information about our weddings and packages, or to book a show-around. And please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you’d like to ask us any questions. We look forward to meeting you and discussing your ideas and plans for your big day.