This December marks the ten year anniversary of the Civil Partnerships Act which allows same sex couples to register their relationship legally. To celebrate this milestone, Hilton Hotels has provided a list of its top five locations across the UK that are perfect for couples wanting to celebrate their love with a wedding or civil ceremony.

Hilton London Metropole

To ensure your wedding day oozes style and sophistication, arrange your wedding or civil partnership at The Hilton London Metropole located in the heart of central London. Whether you are looking for a traditional wedding or a flamboyant affair, The Hilton London Metropole has a talented team who can help you plan your dream day including everything from the rehearsal dinner to the special ‘bon voyage’ breakfast.


Hilton Avisford Park Arundel

If you are looking for the perfect country wedding venue, the Hilton Avisford Park is set in a beautiful Georgian manor house within 89 acres of idyllic countryside. This picturesque setting in located in Arundel, close to Chichester and Brighton, on the edge of South Downs with easy access to London. The hotel is perfect for those looking to arrange both an intimate ceremony or a large reception for up to 350 guests. There are a variety of packages to choose from and the hotel will provide a dedicated wedding planner to assist you with every detail of your big day. The hotel’s professional caterers will also craft a special menu set to impress while accommodating any special dietary requirements.

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Hilton Dunkeld House

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If you are looking for locations to host the perfect wedding or civil ceremony the Hilton Dunkeld House offers everything you need. Set in the heart of the beautiful Perthshire, the Hilton Dunkeld House is surrounded by stunning Scottish countryside on the banks of the River Tay and hosts a range of indoor and outdoor venues. Couples can plan every detail of their ceremony and reception with a dedicated wedding planner and can enjoy a bespoke service including tailor made dining menus. The hotel is located between Edinburgh and Glasgow and includes 98 rooms and suites with a health club with complimentary access for guests. The hotel also has a variety of wedding packages available to suit any style, size or budget as well as special offers for hen weekends and an optional honeymoon suite for the bride and groom.


Hilton York

The Hilton York is located in the heart of the historic and beautiful York city centre, making it the ideal location for your wedding day. Couples can work with the hotels dedicated wedding team to organise the perfect wedding or civil ceremony from the service itself to the food and wine. The hotel can host up to 120 guests for a traditional wedding or civil ceremony and up to 180 guests for the evening reception. The hotel will provide complimentary overnight accommodation for the bride and groom, a personal weeding coordinator and host, an all-inclusive package for civil ceremonies and a tailored wedding plan.


Hilton Cardiff

The Hilton Cardiff is perfect for both weddings and civil partnerships with a range of packages available and a team of professionals on hand to ensure everyone’s big day is exactly as they imagined. The hotel can host the perfect occasion whether you are looking for an intimate gathering of 15 people or a large celebration of 250 guests.


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