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Southend Wedding Venue

The Laker Suite at Holiday Inn Southend is the perfect wedding venue for your big day. Whether it be an intimate gathering, vow renewal or a traditional full wedding day, we offer the perfect backdrop for wedding celebrations up to 175 guests for a buffet, and up to 96 guests for a wedding breakfast.

You’re in good hands with our team – we’ll be here from the initial planning stages, and will assist you every step of the way through to your big day! Our dedicated events management team will ensure your day runs smoothly to create great lasting memories for you and your guests.

At Holiday Inn Southend, all our ground floor suites can be used for your civil wedding, wedding breakfast and evening reception, with plenty of space for any evening entertainment! You can also have full use of our ground floor bar and lounge areas in the evening.

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Wedding Packages

We offer a variety of packages designed with everything you need for your big day… or why not work with our dedicated team to create a bespoke package tailored to your dreams?

Twilight Wedding:
A truly enchanting and romantic experience… envision twinkling fairy lights and intimate surroundings.

Classic Wedding:
Immerse yourself in the timeless elegance of a classic fairytale wedding.

The Ultimate Wedding:
The Ultimate Wedding Package offers everything you need for your special day.

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Wedding Menus

When it comes to food, our Chef’s demonstrate a passion and excitement for delivering only the best in taste and quality!

Planning a wedding menu involves careful consideration of your preferences, dietary restrictions of guests, and the overall theme or style of the wedding.

No matter what package you have chosen our amazing catering team are on hand to assist to ensure every detail is just right.

We provide the additional option of delicious canapes and buffets which can really add to the magic of your special day.

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Pre Wedding Gatherings

Start early with your celebrations and book an intimate informal gathering with family and friends the night prior to the Wedding Day.

We can offer Exclusive access to the 4th floor executive lounge with spectacular views overlooking the Essex Countryside.

We have a package available for up to 20 guests which is inclusive of wine, bucket of beer and a bite sized finger buffet.

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