Weddings

Sandy Toes

If you’ve always dreamt of a beachfront wedding, the Sandbanks Hotel has it all. Situated on the world-famous Sandbanks Peninsula, it’s just a few steps from terrace to sand. A fantastic opportunity for you and your guests to spill out onto the beach for photos.

With panoramic sea views stretching to the white cliffs of Old Harry Rocks, this is a dramatic and romantic venue for your big day. Plus an enthusiastic team, including our wedding planners who are here to help ensure that your special day is a success.

For wedding enquiries, contact the Weddings Team on 01202 007 035.

 

Civil Ceremony

Take your vows overlooking the sea with the ocean as your witness.

Our Compass Suite is fully licensed for both civil ceremonies and partnerships.

Comfortably seating 100 guests and with panoramic sea view windows that flood your ceremony with bright natural light.

 

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Alfresco Civil Ceremony

With the beach in reach, we have to make the most of this picturesque setting.

For intimate weddings, the Sandbanks Hotel offers a unique chance to have an alfresco ceremony in our covered terrace. With panoramic sliding windows and optional tilt ventilated roof, you couldn’t say your vows closer to the beach.

Welcoming up to 80 guests, our covered terrace offers built-in heat systems for chillier days too.
This is the perfect beach-side location for ceremonies for all seasons.

Wedding Breakfast

PENINSULA SUITE

The Peninsula Suite offers a refreshing blend of elegance and informality, complimented with extensive large windows over-looking both the harbour and sea.

Perfectly formed, complete with upper and lower seating areas offering the happy couple optimum views of their whole party whilst seated. For smaller weddings, the room can be stylishly split with a lounge area – versatile to your wishes or theme.

This generous sized suite is completely self-contained with private bar, elevated stage and dance floor.

The suite will comfortably seat up to 140 guests; with an option to extend numbers for the evening to 200 guests.

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Wedding Breakfast

COMPASS SUITE

The Compass Suite has everything a beach loving couple could wish for. This delightful conservatory-style room has stunning panoramic views of the coastline plus access to a private terrace where couples can enjoy a drinks reception.

The suite will comfortably seat 80 guests, with a chic fireplace in the centre to add an ambient glow to your wedding breakfast. For evening celebrations this suite can comfortably accommodate 120 guests.

Limited availabilities.

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Evening Function

As the sun sets over the sea, the Sandbanks Hotel’s stunning wedding suites offer magical venues for your first dance.

The Peninsular Suite with it’s prestigious stage, dance floor and self contained bar; whereby the Compass Suite offers you breathtaking dusk sea views dance floor and private terrace.

There’s plenty of space for a DJ or band – an ideal opportunity to put your personal touch to the evening entertainment for you and guests.

PACKAGES

We want our couples to spend time enjoying their special day rather than worrying.
That’s why we have tailored a range of packages that cover the important bases of a successful wedding day.

Peninsula Package

PENINSULA PACKAGE

From £1,300

Exclusive use of the Peninsula Suite, private bar and beach-side terrace area.

Private lounge and bar area.

Personal wedding co-ordinator throughout the planning and on your wedding day.

Red carpet for your arrival.

Dressed cake table with silver cake knife.

White linen tablecloths and napkins.

Bridal bouquet and grooms buttonhole from our florist.

Stationary including table plan, place cards and menus.

Accommodation and breakfast for the happy couple on their wedding night.

Bottle of house Prosecco in your room.

Menu tasting of your chosen dishes for the happy couple.

Access available from 10am (to dress the room only).

Guest parking (subject to availability).

 

Compass Package

COMPASS PACKAGE

From £2,000

Exclusive use of the Compass Suite, private bar and adjoining covered terrace.

Personal wedding co-ordinator throughout the planning and on your wedding day.

Red carpet for your arrival.

Dressed cake table with silver cake knife.

White linen tablecloths and napkins.

Bridal bouquet and grooms buttonhole from our florist.

Stationary including table plan, place cards and menus.

Accommodation and breakfast for the happy couple on their wedding night.

Bottle of house Prosecco in your room.

Menu tasting of your chosen dishes for the happy couple.

Access available from 10am (to dress the room only).

Guest parking (subject to availability).

 

Wedding Breakfast Package

WEDDING BREAKFAST PACKAGE

From £55 per person

Four course set menu chosen by you from our list of handpicked dishes.

Drinks Package

DRINKS PACKAGE

From £24.50 per person

1 glass of house sparkling wine or Bucks Fizz for your Drinks Reception.

2 glasses of house red or white wine served with your wedding breakfast.

1 glass of house sparkling wine for the Toast.

Staying at the Sandbanks

It’s always nice to retreat up to bed after a night of celebrating!

The Sandbanks Hotel offers 105 beautifully appointed bedrooms, many of which have balconies and fabulous sea views. Plenty of room for friends and family to stay the night!

For an extra special start to your marriage, why not spend your honeymoon in the luxurious surroundings of Sandbanks Hotel?

 

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