St. Marys Guildhall

Bayley Lane, Coventry, CV1 5RR
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St Marys Guildhall Weddings

St Marys Guildhall weddings, view this stunning wedding venue in Warwickshire, including photos, wedding offers and reviews.

St. Marys Guildhall enables you to imagine walking down the aisle of a palatial medieval Great Hall, or sitting down to your wedding banquet where Kings and Queens have dined in centuries gone by. At St. Mary’s Guildhall this is a very real experience for many brides and grooms, who appreciate the authentic setting as their wedding venue.

Civil ceremonies can be held in a choice of three historic rooms, each with its own distinctive character to create just the right atmosphere, whilst a range of versatile venues, from the vaulted Undercroft to the magnificent Great Hall, are available for wedding breakfasts and receptions, with capacity for up to 180 guests. The picturesque courtyard makes a fine setting for welcome drinks and photographs, whilst the Great Hall includes a permanent raised stage for top table and entertainments. Arrangements can even be made for bells to be rung from the neighbouring cathedral spire!

With decades of experience in delivering wonderful weddings and high profile events, our friendly team will work with you at every step, providing an exceptionally personal service to ensure your wedding day meets and exceeds all expectations.

Contact us to arrange a visit or to find out more, we’d be delighted to hear from you.

  • So much more than a room - a unique and enchanting historic setting for your special day
  • Available for your full wedding day, or for a ceremony only in one of three distinctive ceremony venues.
  • A friendly, dedicated and experienced team to guide you through every step.
  • Prestigious city centre location within walking distance of city hotels and transport hubs
  • Extensive menu and wine options, or freedom to discuss a bespoke catering package.
  • Special offers and late availability deals

Wedding Venue Overview and Facilities

  • No. of function rooms—three marriage rooms (capacity 40-180, Wheelchair access to two larger rooms)
  • Civil license—Yes

Wedding Breakfast and Reception Guest Capacities

  • Table Dining—150
  • Buffet Style—180
  • Outdoor— 60 (courtyard drinks/canapé reception)

Wedding season availability

All year round


Although St. Marys Guildhall does not have overnight accommodation, there is a selection of hotels, guest house and B&B located nearby. More details available upon request.

Directions by Road

St Mary’s Guildhall is in the heart of medieval Coventry, a short walk from many city centre car parks, 15 miles from M40 J15 via A46, 6 miles from M6 J2 via A4600 – follow signs to city centre.

Directions by rail

St Mary’s Guildhall is about 1 mile from Coventry rail station on foot – follow signs to city centre. By road – bus or taxi 1.5 miles. Several bus services pick up at rail station and drop off 5 minutes walk from venue in city centre.

Directions by air

Coventry Airport approximately 8 miles, and Birmingham International Airport approx 20 miles.

Driving Distances/Times

  • Coventry – 0 miles/0 mins
  • Warwick – 15 mins
  • Stratford upon Avon – 25 mins
  • Birmingham – 30 mins
  • Leicester – 40 mins
  • Oxford – 1 hour
  • London – 1 ¾ hour



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“We really appreciated the little extra touches, the professionalism, and the calm response to every question. And, above all, the quality was excellent”
Catherine and George


“We don’t know where to start in thanking you for helping make our wedding day everything we’d dreamed of and more. Our day was nothing shy of perfect, the banqueting team were just outstanding, the food was just delicious and us along with our guests had an absolutely amazing day”
Rebecca and Ross


“Thank you for everything. We had such an amazing day and all the staff worked so hard to make it perfect”
Catherine and Graham


“Thank you so much for making our wedding day truly wonderful. The Guildhall is a beautiful venue in a perfect location”
Ruth and Darren


“The venue was stunning, the food was delicious and we really appreciate all the efforts you made to make sure our big day was truly memorable”
Annie and Thomas


"…From the first time we visited we knew it was the place where we wanted to get married…"
Liz and Paul


"Thank you so much for making our wedding truly amazing. All our guests were stunned by the venue. We had such a wonderful and unforgettable day"
Jenni and Paul


"…The Guildhall looked beautiful and we were thrilled at how well it all worked. Thank you for helping make our wedding reception and day feel so special."
Ally and Matt

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