The Setting

The Dolls House flagship home resides at 181 Upper Street – An impressive 3 story Victorian town house that has been a purveyor of fine food, drinks and entertainment since 1856. The House is a perfect location for wedding receptions being a stone’s throw from Islington Town Hall, popular as a registry office for couples getting married in the city. The venue is easily accessible by bus and tube with Angel and Highbury & Islington nearby, and by train with Kingscross and Farringdon Stations.

The Vibe

Whether your day calls for understated elegance, or golden decadence, the House makes a spectacular setting for any wedding reception. Inspired by stately homes its interiors have been transformed with monochrome hand illustrated walls depicting ornate frames and antique furniture. The gold table tops, velvet covered chairs and twinkling crystal candleholders add the finishing touches to a truly unique and glamorous location.

The Dolls House offers individual room hires, perfect for intimate drinks receptions and dining. For larger parties floors can be hired separately, or for whole venue hire they are delighted to host up to 250 guests.

Their experienced events manager works with you to provide a day that is bespoke, to your budget and above all fun. They have a trusted team of suppliers that they use regularly and can recommend everything from florists, photographers, DJ’s to live entertainment.

The House comes fully staffed with a team of chefs, fully trained bar and floor servers, together with a friendly and professional security team. From the moment you arrive, an experienced House manager is always on hand to ensure the smooth running of your event and to fix you a much needed gin and tonic!