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Your Wedding at Launde Abbey

Launde Abbey is the perfect venue for your dream wedding and receptionLaunde Abbey is the perfect venue for your dream wedding and reception.

Imagine this. Your guests arrive at the breathtakingly beautiful Abbey. You’re surrounded by some of the most beautiful landscapes in the East Midlands. You get married in the magnificent and atmospheric medieval Chapel. Afterwards, we host your reception in the sumptuous rooms of the Abbey house. Our superbly attentive staff care look after your family and friends. You enjoy taking your photographs in the Abbey and in the spectacular landscaped gardens. You explore the orchard, Victorian kitchen garden and picturesque woods with views right across the valley. And when the day ends your guests are accommodated in style in the Abbey buildings.

Launde Abbey is simply the perfect venue for those looking for wedding and reception venue ideas in Leicestershire and the East Midlands. Your wedding at Launde will be the experience of a lifetime!

The Chapel at Launde Abbey is a dream come true for those looking for ideal wedding venue ideas in LeicestershireThe Chapel and House

The atmospheric Chapel of St John the Baptist is ideal for small, exclusive ceremonies. It has seating for up to 70 people, and is filled with peaceful tranquillity. At Launde you’ll enjoy a day tailor-made just for you. And you’ll have the added benefit of en-suite accommodation for up to 78 guests in the Abbey and Stable Block.

The Abbey has many period rooms available for parties of all sizes where you can hold an evening reception in style.

We also cater for larger weddings with over 70 guests, using a marquee in the gardens. We pride ourselves on the friendliness of our service and the quality of our cuisine. And we don’t forget the many personal touches that will make your day feel extra special!

Launde Abbey is perfect for those looking for wedding and reception venue ideas in Leicestershire and the East MidlandsFind out more …

There are so many possibilities for the perfect day, and such a choice of unique surroundings. So we don’t offer standardised wedding packages. Instead, we’d be delighted to talk with you personally about your own individual requirements.

To arrange a viewing or discuss your ideal wedding, please phone Suzanne on 01572 718806 or send an e-mail to suzanne@launde.org.uk.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Legal Requirements

If you would like to hold your wedding ceremony at Launde Abbey you will need to satisfy one of three legal criteria. You must either

  1. live in the Parish of Loddington, or
  2. have a legal “qualifying connection” with the Parish of Loddington (see below), or
  3. habitually worship in Loddington Church for a period of not less than six months before the publication of banns.

For more information about these criteria, including the definition of a “qualifying connection”, please see the UK Government’s guidance on: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukcm/2008/1/section/1

If you are uncertain whether or not you can fulfil these criteria, please contact us for advice.

Wedding Blessings are also available at Launde Abbey if you have had a legal ceremony elsewhere. To have a Blessing, you don’t need to satisfy the above criteria.


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