The Exchange Grand Hall

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The Exchange Hotel Cardiff

Once the iconic Coal Exchange, The Exchange Hotel is now one of the most historic wedding venues in Cardiff.

Formerly Cardiff’s Coal Exchange, this grand building was once home to the world’s thriving coal trade and an iconic landmark in Welsh history.

After years of dereliction and careful restoration, this Grade II* listed building has been restored to its former glory.

Preserving many of the exquisite original features, The Exchange has quickly become the most charming luxury hotel and wedding venue in Cardiff.

Located in the heart of the Cardiff Bay, the exquisite hotel is a grand beacon of the city and the perfect venue for your special occasion.

Suited to wedding parties both large and small, we’ll ensure that your special day is the wedding of your dreams.

Newlywed couple at The Exchange Hotel
Happy couple at The Exchange Hotel in Belfast

Exchange Grand Hall

Rich in history, The Grand Hall is one of the most charming wedding venues in Cardiff.

The Exchange Grand Hall previously served as the trading floor where the coal traders and buyers would exchange deals.

Boasting Corinthian columns and the original clock which adorned the Hall in its heyday, The Grand Hall radiates character, charm and a unique history that simply can’t be replicated anywhere else.

The hall continues to showcase its infamous ceiling and classic, wooden interior, yet this magnificent hall now offers a stylish wedding space with the perfect balance of modern twists.

There is truly nowhere greater than the Grand Hall with it’s features and histroy to impress each and every guest.

The Exchange Hotel is the most stunning backdrop to your big day, and the perfect venue to exchange vows and celebrate the wedding of the century.

Prominent decor in The Exchange Grand Hall in Cardiff
The Grand Hall at The Exchange Hotel

R.P. Culley & Co

Culley’s Bar and Restaurant is the ideal place to host your wedding party.

Surrounded by the fascinating heritage of the Coal Exchange, Culley’s celebrates the forgotten history of this remarkable building by offering a luxurious dining experience like no other.

Inspired by R.P Culley, the local philanthropist who held the catering contract for The Exchange Restaurant, this luxurious venue is the ideal backdrop to an unforgettable wedding celebration.

Like Culley, we are hugely proud of our restaurant and Welsh heritage, offering only the finest, locally sourced ingredients from the most prestigious suppliers.

Whether you’d like to enjoy your wedding meal in the restaurant, a luxurious champagne breakfast or an opulent afternoon tea, we can cater for your every need.

Wedding catering at The Exchange Hotel in Cardiff

The Exchange Hotel

Luxury accommodation in Cardiff for your wedding party.

After undergoing a complete restoration, The Exchange Hotel boasts a number of luxury hotel suites that are perfect for guests and the newlywed couple. Each hotel room has been carefully and individually designed to offer the perfect blend of comfort and style.

With a range of rooms available you can enjoy plush facilities including waterfall showers, whirlpool baths and sumptuous luxury beds, all within the momentous surroundings of the Exchange.

The Exchange is furthermore home to Culley’s restaurant which serves a delicious selection of breakfast, lunch and evening meals as well as afternoon tea and Sunday lunch.

With ingredients locally sourced, experience a real taste of Wales at The Exchange, perfect for wedding breakfasts and all of your wedding catering needs.

Beautiful bride before the big day at The Exchange Hotel
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