Beautiful Wedding Venue in Bournemouth & Poole

Looking to get married in Bournemouth or Poole for a wedding venue in a beautiful location?

Why not consider the Riviera Hotel Alum Chine for your Bournemouth Wedding venue, Civil Partnership and Reception and rely on us to ensure that your Big Day is a huge and memorable success. We are licensed for civil weddings and blessings in Bournemouth.

Being so close to the beach and cliff-top, we have stunning sea views to the Isle of Wight, overlooking the treetops of Alum Chine, with naturally day-lit rooms to host your ceremony, reception and party. In addition to the beach itself, we have the lovely little “romantic Riviera Palm Garden” as a backdrop for those all-important pictures – and our friendly enthusiastic and very experienced staff will help as much as you wish, from your early planning right through to the occasion itself.

The flexibility of our rooms and accessories ensures that each event is bespoke and unique – from decorating the ceremonial area, to dressing the tables and the extensive space available for the evening party, to selecting the menus, meticulously prepared in our kitchens and beautifully presented to each and every guest.

Take your wedding vows against the open skies and clear blue waters of Alum Chine beach. Sip Champagne on our poolside terrace and head down to the beach for breath taking photos or the stunning Alum Chine Bridge.

Licensed for Civil Marriages and Civil Partnerships  | Can cater up to 160 wedding breakfast guests |

Evening Reception up to 180 | Panoramic views of the bay | Exclusive use of Function rooms |

 Outdoor Terraces |Bespoke packages available | Photography opportunities by the beach & Alum Chine Bridge

Our new packages have been designed to contribute to your assurance that the Best Day of Your Life will be remembered by you, your family and friends for years to come. Click to download the Wedding Brochure 2014 & 2015

Check out our latest Wedding Offers:

Brand New Wedding Reception OFFER for 2015

The Bucket and Spade  Wedding Package at The Riviera Hotel Bournemouth; 

The package includes the following :

  • 50 guests for Wedding Breakfast and 70 for Evening Reception.
  • One arrival drink
  • One glass of wine with the  meal
  • Red carpet welcome
  • Free Cake Stand and Knife
  • Two course Wedding Breakfast meal plus Coffee & Mints
  • Wedding coordinator to organise  your event
  • Master of Ceremonies
  • Complimentary bridal room for the newlywed
  • Free room hire for Wedding Breakfast and for the Evening Reception
  • Bacon butties for evening reception

For more information or to arrange an appointment with one of our specialist wedding coordinators please call 01202 763653 or email

Winter Wedding Offers

Book your 2015 Winter Wedding Package at The Riviera Hotel Bournemouth now to take place between – January, February & March 2015 and receive 10% off your wedding package and 10 guest stay free inclusive of Bed & Breakfast !! Subject to promotional availability T&C apply new bookings only.

For more information or to arrange an appointment with one of our specialist wedding coordinators please call 01202 763653 or email