The Dickens Inn, London

  • Just minutes away from the hustle and bustle of the City of London
  • Spacious and bright function room with big picture windows
  • Views overlooking the dock towards the iconic London Tower Bridge
  • Our function room is licensed until midnight for music and dancing and includes a built-in bar and kitchen as well as a breakout room and mezzanine area

The Dickens Inn is the perfect venue for your wedding or reception. Sitting above the exclusive St. Katherine Docks, the majestic boats and yachts below create the picture perfect backdrop for a truly magical day.

This hidden gem lies just minutes away from the hustle and bustle of the City of London with stunning views across the River Thames towards the iconic Tower Bridge.

Venue Features

The Dickens Inn Wedding Reception Venue

The Dickens Suite

The Dickens Suite is considered an expansion of The Dickens Inn with the ability to host up to 200 people. The darkened wooden beams emphasizing the historic structure of the building contrast beautifully with the widened windows which, being just outside of London, depicts the city skyline perfectly.

The Dickens Inn Wedding Reception Venue


Serving primarily traditional meals, couples can choose from a variety of catering options such as three-course banquets to buffets. The hotel is also open to other catering agendas or ideas presented by the couple. The catering staff is happy to accommodate specific dining needs and dietary restrictions.

We are priced from £65 p/h
Capacity of up to 150 guests

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Weddings @ The Dickens Inn

Just minutes away from the hustle and bustle of the City of London, our spacious and bright function room has big picture windows with views over the dock towards Tower Bridge, the iconic London landmark. In a purpose-built extension to the original Dickens Inn, the room is beautifully finished in a style complementary to its historic setting, and can be laid out to suit any configuration. It is the perfect venue for a wedding party, conference or private function and now has the benefit of upgraded air conditioning throughout the function space.

The room is licensed until midnight for music and dancing and includes a built-in bar and kitchen as well as a breakout room and mezzanine area.

Book your exclusive venue viewing

Our spectacular wedding venue provides stunning views of the London Tower. Book a walk through with our wedding coordinator today!

Have questions? Submit an enquiry to our Wedding Coordinator

Rave Reviews

We have had our wedding ceremony organised at Dickens Inn by Agata. Venue was great and we have had a great time. Even tough it was Agata's day off she did come in and made sure everything was working fine for us. I would strongly recommend this venue...

Chris G

Well where do I start, the moment me and my future husband viewed The Dickens inn we fell in love with the venue straight away. We loved the rustic feel low beams you honestly didn't need to add much decoration as its natural beauty made it look amazing...

Shanlaw S

We were delighted with our wedding reception at the Dickens Inn. Its a great space in an amazing central London location and reasonably priced. Agata and her team went above and beyond to help us in planning and delivering the event. We're very grateful...

Simon and Katherine K

The Dickens Inn was the perfect place to get married they executed the most amazing wedding day we could have wished for. We would love to go back and do it all over again - it truly was the best day ever. The team were fantastic and every detail was...

Claire N

I had my wedding at the Dickens Inn and it was exactly what I wanted! We opted for late afternoon ceremony with a bbq style buffet in the evening! Ceremony was amazing and the party was a great night. The food went down a treat for everyone especially...

Antonia A

We had a fantastic day at the Dickens’ for our wedding breakfast and evening reception, having got married in Bermondsey earlier in the afternoon (our guests loved walking over Tower Bridge to get to the Dickens’ Inn!). The setting is beautiful and the...

Josie J

We had our wedding reception at the Dickens inn in May. We had the best night ever! We couldn't have picked a more perfect venue, all the staff on the night were so accommodating and joined in with our celebrations. Everyone commented on how nice the...

Cristal Dennis

Our wedding at the Dickens Inn was everything I wanted and more. As we were both born and raised in London it made perfect sense to get married here. We chose the Dickens Inn as St Katherine’s Dock is one of our favourite London spots. The docks and...

Marigold Russell

My wife and I had our wedding reception at the Dickens Inn on October 7th 2017. What an incredible day! The Dickens Inn staff were ever helpful and offered professional service at every step of the way. Also, we were so impressed with how they used the...

James Skinner

We had a fantastic wedding at the Dickens Inn on 29 July 2018 and we are delighted to recommend this venue – unique, individual and truly memorable ! The old-world charm of The Dickens Inn provided a perfect setting with the boats of St Katherine’s...

Sophie S

We held our wedding at the Dickens at the start of April, and the staff really did make our day perfect. The staff were exceptionally helpful throughout, the food was delicious, and the room looked beautiful. We can not thank and recommend enough :)

Laura L

Contact The Dickens Inn

Phone: 0203 740 1228