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Bradford’s city centre has undergone some major changes in recent history, with redevelopments and renovation work occurring across the region.

One building however has remained at the heart of all of this for over a century as the Great Victoria Hotel celebrates 150 years of dedicated service.

Asian Wedding woman (300x450)Built in 1867, the iconic venue is so much more than a place to rest your head, with dozens of couples tying the knot at the city’s grandest hotel every year.

From the classic Victorian high ceilings, to grand staircases and glittering chandeliers, the Great Victoria has an aura of prestige and history in every room.

Today more than ever, it is the perfect setting for the most important and memorable of occasions, combining urban chic with traditional splendour.

Husbands and wives-to-be continue to choose the venue for their big day with specially tailored Asian Wedding Packages providing everything you need to make your day as perfect as it should be.

Everything from the delectable menu to the table linen can be organised for your convenience, with three-course menus developed by chefs from Pakistan, and approved by couples right here in Bradford.

Every bespoke package is uniquely developed around your needs, with experienced wedding co-ordinator, Rachel Pollard, on hand to inspire, guide and arrange any necessity you have.

“We have always received amazing feedback from Asian weddings hosted here, from the bride and groom themselves to guests from across the country,” she said.

“Last month we launched our new Asian Wedding Package service, ensuring no detail is overlooked for a couple’s big day and allowing us to help create special moments that will last a lifetime.


“We offer a personal touch to every wedding organised and take great pride in delivering exactly what the bride and groom want and deserve.”

As well as boasting an unparalleled history, the Great Victoria Hotel can cater for all the guests on your wedding day through their Corniche and Velasco Suites.

With original Victorian features, including high ceilings, draped elegant curtains and natural light bursting through grand windows, the Corniche Room is packed with delightful surprises.


Likewise, the Velasco Suite offers a visually-stunning concept for guests, as the classic elegance of the Victoria Hotel meets a contemporary twist, setting the scene for a perfect wedding.

For the more intimate occasions, the Camargue room, with original fireplaces and natural light, is the perfect venue for vows to be exchanged, whilst the Dragon Fly Suite can accommodate any smaller gathering.

After the biggest day of your lives, unwind in the luxurious Bridal Suite, with a stunning king-sized bed and couple’s baths helping you relax in style.

Guests can also retire to their spacious rooms and suites with accommodation to suit every budget.

The Great Victoria Hotel has a history like no other venue in Bradford. Why not add the next chapter yourself and make your big day the perfect day in the city’s grandest setting.


The Great Victoria hotel,

Bridge Street,



Tel: 01274 728706