LAST UPDATED: 16 July 2014 at 4:10pm

We guarantee you'll come over all princess-y as soon as you pull up at the private Royal Entrance (you have to get permission from the Queen to use it) - yes, you've arrived.


Host your reception in the gilded ballroom, before retiring with your prince to the aptly named Royal Suite and enjoy the terrace overlooking Hyde Park.

Ceremony capacity: 200; Package per head: £175;

LAST UPDATED: 10 June 2013 at 4:40pm

A dedicated royal entrance off Hyde Park that you need the Queen's permission to use? Now that's exclusive.

The legendary ballroom is clad in 24-carat gold, the spa is indulgent and the suites are just heavenly - treat yourself to the fabulous Royal Suite and wake up to watch the Household Cavalry from your balcony. You'll soon get the hotel's motto: 'Nothing is overlooked but the park.'

Ceremony capacity: 200; Packages per person: £94

Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park; 020 7201 3620;

LAST UPDATED: 6 June 2012 at 4:15pm

With its prime spot in Knightsbridge, the Mandarin Oriental is the coveted address for a chic London wedding.

The ballroom was the venue of choice for the gala dinner before the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

You'll feel like royalty too as you arrive at your terrace champagne reception via a private entrance from Hyde Park.

For a smaller do, book the light-filled Loggia which also overlooks the park.

Contact 020 7201 3620;

LAST UPDATED: 15 March 2011 at 2:00pm

With a plum spot in Knightsbridge - Hyde Park lies behind it, Harvey Nichols is across the street and Harrods is just down the road - Mandarin Oriental is the coveted address for a chic city wedding. Its motto is: 'Nothing is overlooked but the park.' And it's true. You arrive at the ballroom via your own private entrance from the park. Sip champagne on the terrace to the sounds of a string quartet, then head indoors and dance the night away in the famous ballroom.

Guest list 200 for dinner and dancing the bill From £150pp licence? Yes contact 020 7201 3620;