Kachette (Shoreditch)

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£2750 - £28000 for Venue Hire
Up to 115
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Housed in the former ticket hall of Shoreditch railway station, Kachette is Old Street's most loved railway arch venue. Perfect for weddings with 60-115 seated guests or 180 guest standing receptions.
Pricing & Costs

Venue Hire Only

Prices Start At
£2,750
Maximum Price
£28,000
Kachette venue dry hire for one room £2,750 +VAT The whole venue from £4,250 + VAT. Please get in touch to book a site visit and receive our dry hire rate card. Kachette weddings with 100 guests spend between £24,000 and £27,000 on their wedding venue with everything included like food, drinks, staff, set up, late licence, cinvil ceremony and entertainment.
What is included in this pricing:
Exclusive use
Choice of preferred caterers

Packages
(total price)

Prices Start At
£24,000
Maximum Price
£27,000
Number of Guests Included
100
Kachette is not a package venue so the following is just an example to provide some costs. Wedding ceremonies and receptions at Kachette with 100 guests spend between £25,000 - £27,000 (inclusive of VAT). This covers everything you need to have your unique Kachette wedding including a bespoke food and drinks menu, a registrar or celebrant, custom decor, ceremony and reception furniture and lighting, a great sound system and DJ, service staff, venue security, setup, pack up, transport, cleaning, VAT and a late licence to 1am or 2am. You can shop around for all elements to find suppliers that fit with your wedding plans and budget. Venue setup costs at Kachette are usually between £8,000 and £10,000. This includes venue dry hire which for one or two rooms with VAT, security, furniture hire, lighting package and a late licence (if you plan to party past midnight). Set up costs are lower if you just need the one room or if you don't require any additional lighting to the house lighting. Food, drinks, staff and entertainment are on top of these venue set up costs. Catering and drinks packages from external caterers start from £80-100 per guest for street food menus with BYO drinks. Sharing platters or gourmet 3 course set menus with service and bar staff and a day manager range from £120 to £200 per guest. We will work with you to create a bespoke package for all your wedding needs. Alternatively, you can dry-hire to design your own wedding, work with any wedding suppliers you with and BYO alcohol with no corkage fee. You have exclusive use of the venue (one or two rooms) and a late licence is available if you want to party past midnight. Enquire to find out more!
Features & Capacity

Overview

Venue Type
Warehouse
Factory
Dining Capacity
115
Reception Capacity
200
Usual Access Time
10:00AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00AM
Yes

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence
Confetti Permitted

Food and Drink

External Catering Permitted
Asian Catering
In-house Catering
Halal Catering
Alcohol Licence
No Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
Kosher Catering

Venue

Open Flame Permitted
City View
Exclusive Use
Marquee Permitted
Bridal Changing Facilities
Pet-Friendly
Disabled Access
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Cultural Specialists

Other
Jewish Wedding Specialist
Muslim Wedding Specialist
Asian Wedding Specialist
Full Description
Kachette is a perfect wedding venue for couples seeking a unique railway arch warehouse in Shoreditch. Housed in the former ticket hall of the old Shoreditch railway station, Kachette has vintage charm with exposed brickwork, polished concrete floors and exposed rigging. The venue is also fitted with a sound systems in both arches. The versatile two room venue can be configured to accommodate your wedding ceremony, seated banquet dinner and/or standing reception. Arch 2 can be set up for a formal seated banquet dinner for up to 115 guests. Wedding ceremonies can accommodate 80 seated guests in Arch 1 or 115 seated guests in Arch 2. Standing receptions can accommodate up to 180 guests in Arch 1. If you are looking for just a wedding reception venue, Arch 1 can be also hired separately.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: John OMalley
As venue manager of two dry hire venues Kachette and Shoreditch Studios, I have had the pleasure of providing bespoke wedding venue services to hundreds of London couples. We are always open to trying something different in our venues and look forward to working with you to create your dream wedding.

Experience

Year Business Was Established
2013
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
Yes
No. of People In Team
4
Reviews
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Laura & Andrew
Happy couple Married on October
March 2021
What we wanted was a blank canvas to make our own and we found this in Kachette
"We wanted to find a venue that suited us both, where we could hold both the ceremony and reception. A fairytale wedding filled us both with dread. What we wanted was a blank canvas to make our own and we found this in Kachette, an incredible studio space in Shoreditch. The venue is the former ticket hall of Shoreditch Underground Station. An industrial, gallery-like space, it had an incredible simplicity and modernist aesthetic that was just irresistible."
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Ailsa & James
Happy couple Married on August
March 2021
For an industrial urban feel, with all the comforts you need, it can't be beaten.
Kachette was a perfect venue for our wedding, right in the heart of Shoreditch. The team there were super organised and really helpful, making sure the day went without a single problem. Spread across two arches, with excellent facilities, it's a bank canvas that you can customise to 100% match your needs. The excellent sound system really let the band show off to their best! For an industrial urban feel, with all the comforts you need, it can't be beaten.
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Claire & Daniel
Happy couple Married on March
March 2021
We had our wedding at Kachette and everyone loved it
We had our wedding at Kachette and everyone loved it. We really felt it matched our idea for something different, quirky and relaxed. The staff were brilliant and we would recommend it as a wedding venue.
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Lauren & Mark
Happy couple Married on January
January 2018
We were recommended Kachette from a friend
We live in East London and after looking at a few different local venues, we were recommended Kachette by a close friend. After looking around, we knew it ticked all the boxes. Located in an old Underground station, it had two amazing exposed brick arches, was right in the middle of Shoreditch, close to the Town Hall and had bags of character. Because the venue had two separate rooms, we could have the wedding breakfast in one Arch and the party in the other without people having to hang around whilst things were set up. We were also able to extend the license until 2am so we didn’t have to stop the party early which was also big thing for us."
Location & Contact Details

Address

347 Old St, London, Greater London, EC1V 9LP, England

Travel Notes

Centrally located in Shoreditch, East London under the railway bridge on Old Street.

Nearest Town

Hackney

Nearest Motorway & Junction

Old Street, Shoreditch High Street

Nearest Train Station

Old Street

Nearest Airport

City Airport

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FAQ
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Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

Because Kachette is a blank canvas venue, every wedding is different which we love. Its hard to choose a favourite but we have had some great reception parties for same sex couples.

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Be upfront with your wedding budget. We want to make sure we can organise everything you need within your budget. Whether your planning a three course meal or a standing reception with street food vendors, our experienced events team are happy to help and are transparent with our rates and booking terms from the beginning so there are no surprises.

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

Using a variety of lights can really set the mood for your wedding and ensure your wedding photos look great too. Lanterns, fairy lights and up-lighters are all great choices and worth paying a little extra for.

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Accommodating, exquisite, industrial, unique, unusual

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

The clock entrance, which was the original ticket hall of Shoreditch railway station.

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?

Yes, several times.

What’s your favourite canapé?

Anything vegetarian.

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Wedding cake and a dessert wine

What is your venue's most unique feature?

The low arched ceiling in Arch 1 creates a great atmosphere for wedding receptions and parties.

What part of your business are you most proud of?

We have a great team at Shoreditch London. We often get positive feedback from wedding clients about how calm, friendly and accommodating our event managers are. We also have a network of trusted suppliers for everything from catering and security to lighting and furniture.

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