Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel

£2000 - £6500 for Venue Hire
Up to 260
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COVID-19 Update
We are now booking appointments for face to face showrounds. During your appointment we will be able to show you around our beautiful wedding rooms, check available dates and hold them for you and of course answer any questions you might have too! To book in your appointment please do get in touch with the Wedding Team for the Mercure Leicester.
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For some true Victorian charm and luxury alongside some huge charisma, the Mercure Hotel in Leicester's cosmopolitan city centre is that splendid and superb wedding venue that you've dreamed of.
Pricing & Costs

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• Experienced wedding coordinator to help you plan • A red carpet arrival • Complimentary overnight accommodation in a Classic bedroom for the Bride & Groom with breakfast the next day • Wedding host to give you a main contact on your wedding day • Tables and chairs set up • White linen tablecloths and white paper napkins • One wine glass and one water glass per person • Experienced wedding co-ordinator to help you plan • One set of crockery and cutlery for up to three courses • One kitchen porter • Cake stand and knife hire • Easel hire • Full corkage (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) • Ten car parking spaces in the hotels car park* • Use of the kitchen for your approved caterer (strictly for re-heating only) • Discounted accommodation rates for you and your guests
What is included in this pricing:
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Couple accommodation included
Private room(s) included (non-exclusive use)
Furniture included
Choice of preferred caterers
Wedding coordinator available on the day

(price per head)

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Minimum Number of Guests
The Rose Package Celebrate your wedding in style with the personal touches that dreams are made of. - Your guests will be welcomed to the hotel with a sparkling glass of Prosecco - Master of Ceremonies and wedding co-ordinator - Sumptuous red carpet welcome - 3 course wedding breakfast with coffee (Menu selection 1) - A glass of red or white wine from our house selection served with the meal - Sparkling glass of Prosecco served to guests to toast your special day and your future happiness together - Room hire and private bar - A chance to try the menu prior to the big day - A complimentary night’s stay in one of our beautiful Privilege bedrooms with a full English and continental breakfast served the following day - Celebrate your first anniversary with a complimentary meal in our restaurant
What is included in this pricing:
Couple accommodation included
Wine / soft drinks allowance per guest
Multiple course wedding breakfast
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Private room(s) included (non-exclusive use)
Furniture included
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Usual Access Time
Usual Finish Time

Food and Drink

External Catering Permitted
In-house Catering
Alcohol Licence
In-House Wine List

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Dancefloor Available
Wedding Licence


Disabled Access
On-Site Parking
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Grade I/II Listed Building
City View

Cultural Specialists

Asian Wedding Specialist
Muslim Wedding Specialist
Full Description
For some true Victorian charm and luxury alongside some huge charisma, the Mercure Hotel in Leicester's cosmopolitan city centre is that splendid and superb wedding venue that you've dreamed of. The hotel can offer some amazing and beautiful backdrops for those perfect photos and some delicious and mouthwatering dining. It's a true British classic with some luxurious and contemporary chic, a sensational setting that will give you a day to remember.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Paul
Congratulations on your engagement, I am delighted that you are considering our beautiful hotel to host your wedding celebrations. It will be our pleasure to discuss with you how to make your special day memorable. Please get in touch with any questions you may have, I will be happy to assist you. Kind regards, Paul


No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
Amisha & Shyam
Married in August 2019
September 2021
The whole day ran so smoothly
“We want to say a massive thank you to you all for your hard work during our civil ceremony and celebrations. The whole day ran so smoothly. All the help in the run up to the event was very appreciated and nothing we asked for was too much. Thank you again.”

Asian Celebrations - Wedding Show

21st November 2021
Asian Celebrations are the east midlands biggest Wedding Show promoters and is at the Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel on Sunday 21st November 2021 - OPEN: 11 am to 6pm
Location & Contact Details


Granby Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 6ES, England

Travel Notes

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction

M1 - Junction 21

Nearest Train Station

Leicester Train Station

Nearest Airport

East Midlands Airport

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

It's your day, make it special for you

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

Following in their footsteps - it was a wall of photographs of family members on their wedding day, going right back to great grand parents. It was a real talking point and brought back a lot of happy memories

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Stunning Sophisticated Beautiful Traditional Timeless

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

On our beautiful Imperial Staircase

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

We have had Royalty, Prime Ministers and Celebrities, walk through our doors and our venue has also features in big Bollywood movies.

What’s your favourite canapé?

Smoked salmon with crème fraîche blinis

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

It has to be a bacon sandwich

What is your venue's most unique feature?

Our Kings Hall - Grade II Victorian Ballroom

What part of your business are you most proud of?

Our team, they are wonderful, will do everything they can to make your day special and run smoothly