Weddings

Firstly; congratulations on your forthcoming marriage!

This is an incredibly special time for you both and we’re here to ensure the journey is equally as memorable as the big day itself. The seventy bed room Royal Esplanade Hotel is a listed building perfectly situated on the Esplanade facing the Solent, in the centre of the attractive sea-side town of Ryde. The hotel has recently been lovingly and sympathetically restored and enjoyed a programme of refurbishment. The Hotel is licensed for weddings and civil ceremonies

The Hotel offers an excellent variety of facilities in stylish and elegant surroundings. Extensive public parking is available is a car park opposite the Hotel and there is on-street parking on the sea front; parking charges may apply.

From intimate to extravagant, traditional to unique, we can accommodate your wedding requirements and are committed to creating memories that will last a lifetime.

Over flowing with character our range of suites form the perfect backdrop for you and your guests to share old memories and create new ones. We recognise that little details count and we will work with you at every stage to ensure your day is everythng you want it to be, and more.

The Coach House Suite & Cellar Bar

The Coach House suite is a mix of old and new spaces. This room is now a light and spacious room, with purpose built dance floor and exclusive access to the Cellar Bar and new ladies and gents facilities. This area is perfect for exclusive use for private parties, weddings, social celebrations, conferences and meetings large and small.

The Coach House adjoins the main coffee lounge – which can be used, in conjunction with the Coach House and complements any event for either welcoming your guests, pre-dinner drinks or even a quieter spot later on in the evening if you or your guests needed one.

We can offer a wide range of options food choices and drinks packages to suit your budget and your party plans. Our chefs use only the best quality ingredients, many locally sourced and always freshly prepared. They can create a bespoke menu personalised to your requirements if you wish and all dietary requirements can easily be accommodated without any fuss.

The Cellar Bar is a fully stocked venue with a good range of wines, spirits, cocktails, draught and bottled beers, ales and ciders.

The Coach House is a flexible space and can accommodate up to 200 people dependant upon the style of event, layout required and food and drink requirements. Download the Functions brochure for more information or contact Polly from the Group Sales team on bookings@royalesplanadehotel.co.uk or call 01983 562549.

Harry’s Bar and Brasserie

Harry’s Bar and Brasserie offers a relaxed environment for meetings or functions. The décor is classicly styled – reminiscent of the golden age of Bogarde and Casablanca - complete with Kensian Palms.

The brasserie offers a range of set corporate menus for you to choose from using fresh, locally sourced ingredients cooked to perfection by our resident chefs – who can create a bespoke menu personalised to your requirements if you wish. Special dietary requirements can always be accommodated without any fuss or drama.

As well as offering a full range of spirits, unusual ales and fine wines Harry’s also has a full Cocktail Bar offering a range of traditional cocktails including, of course, the famous Bellini. The bar also has a separate ‘Snug’ room– that can be used as a useful ‘break out’ room.

If required these rooms can be specially dressed to match your requirements (extra charges would apply)

Harry’s Brasserie and Bar can accommodate up to 100 dependent on the room/table layout required. Harry’s Snug can accommodate up to an additional 40 guests.