Get your gladrags on and your diaries at the ready for our top pick of regal royal wedding celebrations in the UK this May

The Royal Yacht Britannia

Celebrate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s big day in real royal style. The Royal Yacht Britannia is making the most of the big event with a Harry and Meghan inspired menu in the Royal Deck Tea Room, as well as complimentary chocolate delicacies for every guest who boards the yacht. The regal set menu includes a roast chicken sandwich inspired by Harry and Meghan’s proposal dinner, a lemon and elderflower cake based on their wedding cake, and a nourishing Negroni cocktail – an alleged favourite for the bride-to-be.


Royal Wedding Afternoon Tea at Rockliffe

Make Rockliffe Hall part of your royal wedding plans this May. Celebrate Harry and Meghan’s big day with a delicious afternoon tea feast and a perfect view of the wedding of the year on the big screen. It’s the perfect excuse to dress up as if you’re part of the glamorous guest list at Windsor – hats and fascinators at the ready! Walk down the red carpet into the Rockliffe Suite to be welcomed with tea and coffee on arrival, before being seated to watch the beautiful day unfold live. Afternoon tea will include a glass of fizz to toast to the happy couple. If you’re other half or some of the family members are worried about missing the FA Cup Final on the same day, Rockliffe are hosting a fabulous FA Cup Final event in the Grassholme Suite. Guests can enjoy a glass of fizz or a bottle of beer with nibbles on arrival, before sitting to watch the big game. A starter and main course will be served during the first half, with a drink at half time and pudding during the second half.


The Royal Wedding Package at Royal Lancaster London

The Royal Lancaster London invites guests to celebrate the royal wedding this May with a grand ‘Royal Wedding package’ available throughout May 2018. Offering the ultimate luxurious getaway in the heart of the capital, it’s the perfect place to mark the special occasion. You’ll feel like royalty from start to finish with this overnight stay in the hotel’s Royal Suite – boasting panoramic views over Hyde Park and the city skyline. What’s more? You’ll enjoy a bottle of Ruinart NV Champagne on arrival as well as the Royal Signature Afternoon Tea for two in the elegant Hyde Lobby Bar. An indulgent full English Breakfast will follow the next morning – and guests will be treated to a luxurious Fortnum & Mason VIP Personalised Hamper, a White Company gift bag, a £100 voucher for Harrods or Selfridges and a royal wedding Souvenir to commemorate the occasion. The ‘Royal Wedding package’ starts from £3,500 per night, based on two people sharing, for an overnight stay in the Royal Suite. A real, royal affair!


Royal Wedding Garden Party, Devonshire Club

Your royal invite awaits… at Devonshire Club. There’s nothing more quintessentially British than an indulgent afternoon tea in our capital city. Check in for a sumptuous feast on Saturday 19 May to celebrate the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Get your gladrags on for an English tea Her Majesty would be proud of! The classic spread in the Garden Room and Terrace will include a glass of English sparkling wine, followed by finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones and sweet treats including a mini royal wedding cake. Yum. This luxurious experience will be enjoyed alongside a screening of the big day.


Royal Wedding Afternoon Tea, Browns Brasserie & Bar

Browns Brasserie & Bar have launched a ‘Royal Wedding set menu’ and afternoon tea specials to be enjoyed throughout May. Expect the best of British ingredients including: Devon crab and prawn cocktail, beef wellington and Bakewell crumble. Afternoon tea specials include tasty finger sandwiches, home-baked scones and a range of mini desserts for those with a sweet tooth! Celebrate Harry and Meghan’s big day with sumptuous food in Newcastle.


Harvey Nichols Royal Wedding Hamper

A royal celebration calls for a glorious feast. Our friends at Harvey Nichols are supplying the goods this May with a grand collection of tempting treats to commemorate the marriage of Harry and Meghan. The limited edition Royal Wedding Hamper is bursting with luxe delights to tuck into while watching the fairy tale unfold live on the big screen. Start by popping open a bottle of sovereign sparkling. The hamper also features six hand-picked foodie delights as well as quintessentially British treats including butter biscuits, strawberry preserve with champagne, milk chocolate chai truffles and Earl Grey lavender blue loose leaf tea. Celebrate the regal, British affair in style at home this spring.



Skylight Rooftop, Wapping

Take in the delights of our capital city from a height this May at Skylight rooftop in Wapping. It’s one of the sunniest spots in town and it’s a great place to celebrate the marriage of Harry and Meghan. The team at Skylight will be holding a rooftop celebration, streaming the big day on their open-air screens. Guests are invited to enjoy brilliant British lawn games whilst sipping on quintessentially English cocktails and indulging in the venues street food offering from Greek trader Yiro.


Jesmond Dene House Royal Wedding Screening

If you’re celebrating in the North East, be sure to lap up the luxury at Jesmond Dene House’s royal wedding screening. Book a place at this exclusive celebration and watch as the magic unfolds from Windsor Castle. Guests will toast to the happy couple with a glass of Pimms, followed by a royal-themed afternoon tea created specially for the occasion.


Royal Wedding Garden Party

Get down to this grand venue and celebrate everything we know and love about the royals. Carlton Towers’ Royal Wedding Garden Party will celebrate the marriage of Harry and Meghan is true, English style. Watch their special day unfold as you sip on your favourite summer tipples. This is one for the whole family, with children’s play areas, garden games, a bouncy castle, face painting, live music, a hog roast and a whole host of gins, real ales, Pimms and the all-important process bar! The party will begin at 10am and will continue until the sun sets over the stunning grounds.


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