http://ravensait.co.uk Ravens Ait Portsmouth Road Kingston Upon Thames KT6 4HN 0208 339 6960
Ravens Ait island : Ravens Ait is an enchanting island on the river Thames between Kingston and Surbiton boasting welltended landscaped lawns, a superb riverside veranda and marvellous views across Hampton Court Palace grounds. The Island is a truly unique venue catering for bespoke wedding celebrations, business meetings, conferences and all types of functions. The southern tip features a large lawn area with a beautifully manicured garden in the shadow of a huge weeping willow. Functions and wedding parties are catered for in a large marquee surrounded by a decked boardwalk and of course, the river Thames. At the centre of the Island is the newly refurbished Main House. Contained within are over thirty rooms and a number of suites catering for all types of business meetings and ceremonies. The suites include our beautiful ballroom, the Britannia, and the Thames Suite. Come and relax on the riverside patios and gaze at the swans as you catch up with friends, family or colleagues. We have a highly professional and motivated staff who specialise in all the areas we cater for, with Personal Wedding and Business Co-ordinators designated to your special event.
Your Special Day : At Ravens Ait Island we understand that your wedding day is unique. Our experienced team of wedding planners will do everything possible to make your special day one you will cherish forever. We offer a completely bespoke service and can cater for all of your needs, from the wedding
ceremony, the lavish wedding breakfast, to champagne and canapĂŠs on the lawn, or an allinclusive package that will guarantee an exceptional day. Your day on Ravens Ait begins in style as you will be collected by our beautiful Edwardian launch and ferried across to the Island to be greeted by your personal wedding co-ordinator who will be on hand throughout your day. Each wedding is designed around your vision and anything is possible. Our two acre Island offers many opportunities, combining the use of the Marquee, Ballroom, ceremony rooms or landscaped lawns all overlooking the Thames and the grounds of Hampton Court, each providing a different atmosphere to enhance your day. Ravens Ait is a unique Island venue which provides a beautiful backdrop for your photos and will encapsulate a day full of amazing memories. A wedding ceremony overlooking the Thames is a truly magical experience. Our first class caterers will work with you to present a dining experience of the highest standard. Whether you choose the Marquee or the Ballroom, each seats up to 250 people and provides a different dining experience. The two dining areas can be dressed to compliment your style and fulfil your wishes. The Main House has just undergone a complete transformation and refurbishment. It is holds the relaxed and comfortable reception area, the Thames Suite, a fully licensed ceremony room, and the impressive Lambourne bar which boasts a riverside patio making it the perfect place to relax and watch the breathtaking sunsets over Home Park and Hampton Court with friends and family.
Conference and Corporate Events : Our unique Island venue boasts first class conference and meeting rooms that can hold anything up to 500 delegates. Each room overlooking the river offers a private and quiet space for you to hold your event, allowing the perfect setting to ensure your guests get the most from your function. Ravens Ait is ideal for a wide range of events from conferences, AGMs, exhibitions and meetings, to product launches, awards dinners, fine dining, film premiere parties, fashion shows and other special events. The Island is ideally placed for access to the M25, Heathrow airport Central London and the attractions of Surrey and the Home Counties Ravens Ait has teamed up with Gable Events to provide a huge range of activities for Motivation, Team Building and Fun. Download our activities brochure below to see the range of activities that we can offer that will make your event the highlight of the year.
Special Occasions and Parties : Ravens Ait is the perfect setting for your party. Welcome your guests onto the private island serving drinks in the newly refurbished main house and then proceed to your chosen dining area. The stunning Marquee on the front lawn or the magnificent Ballroom combined with our professional caterers will provide a first class dining experience, and a wonderful atmosphere to dance the night away. Alternatively you can relax on the river side patios while soaking up the stunning scenery of the river Thames and the grounds of Hampton Court whilst our experienced staff wait on you and your guests ensuring unrivalled service that will make your party truly a day to remember.
Christmas Parties : Looking to have a Christmas party with a difference? Ravens Ait is now taking bookings for Christmas parties. Jump aboard our ferry and be transported onto an island winter wonderland We are hosting both exclusive and join the party nights and cater for parties from 5 to 500 Christmas lunches The Island is a magical place in the winter, an ever changing backdrop for your Christmas celebration. With the highest standards in food and service our Christmas present to you, is a lunch to remember. Christmas Dinner Watch the swans from our stunning new reception, as you sip mulled wine by the fire and catch up with friends. Enjoy our three course Christmas menu all prepared and cooked on the island using the freshest of local ingredients and then party the night away as our dj plays the very best tunes from the last 50 years.