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#1

Woburn Abbey Estate

Woburn, MK17 9PQ, Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire
Up to 200 guests
From a small intimate gathering of close friends and family, to the most lavish of receptions for up to 250 guests, The Woburn Estate offers three very different and distinctive venues for couples to choose from, for the perfect wedding day. Choose from The Sculpture Gallery at Woburn Abbey, the quirky and informal Safari Lodge at Woburn Safari Park or the luxurious surroundings of The Woburn Hotel.

Once you have decided on your venue of choice, our team of experienced wedding planners will guide you through every aspect of your day, ensuring that no detail is overlooked in creating the perfect wedding day for you and your guests.


Set in the beautiful grounds of Woburn Abbey, The Sculpture Gallery, constructed by Henry Holland during 1789 and 1790 for the fifth Duke of Bedford, is one of the most majestic and elegant settings imaginable for your wedding ceremony and reception, with exclusivity guaranteed.


The Woburn Hotel, with the historic Woburn Estate as a backdrop, makes an intimate and romantic setting for civil ceremonies and wedding receptions, where you and your guests can enjoy the very best in gourmet dining and service.


Set in the award winning Woburn Safari Park and overlooking Swan Lake, The Safari Lodge offers a unique setting for your wedding day celebrations.


• The Woburn Hotel with 4 AA stars has 48 bedrooms and 7 cottage suites in the courtyard

• The Sculpture Gallery is licensed for civil ceremonies, exclusivity guaranteed

• The Woburn Hotel is licensed for civil ceremonies

• The Safari Lodge is a fun and unsual setting for wedding ceremonies and receptions

• Centrally located just over one hour from London and Birmingham

• The Perfect Setting for your Wedding
#2

Whittlebury Park

The Atrium, Whittlebury Park, Whittlebury, NN12 8WP, Towcester, Northamptonshire
Dining is a very important part of the Whittlebury Hall experience. Take a stroll down to the Silverstone Bar to enjoy an aperitif or a glass of wine and take a moment to view the unique collection of motor racing memorabilia that adorns the walls before heading in to dinner.

Still with a relaxed atmosphere, Astons Restaurant mixes classic and contemporary cuisine with a dash of continental inspiration. It also offers a wide selection of fine wines from around the globe.


The Terrace Café in The Leisure Club provides an informal dining alternative offering buffet-style meals and snacks.


If its a family Sunday Carvery that you are looking for then our choice of three traditional roast meats, served at the Atrium, along with stunning views over the golf course.


For our ultimate fine dining experience, visit Murrays Restaurant for a culinary delight.


We also offer a choice of private dining rooms to give your special occasion that touch of extra elegance and style.
#3

Stowe House

Stowe House Preservation Trust, Stowe, MK18 5EH, Buckinghamshire, Buckinghamshire
The 18th Century splendour of our magnificent historic House offers the perfect backdrop to your special day.

The House was built for lavish entertaining – large parties and celebrations took place here during the period of Jane Austen. Our House is a place where memories are made.


We have a dedicated team of Wedding Planners ready to help you design your perfect day. We can offer you tailored advice as to which combination of State Rooms to choose for your Wedding Breakfast, Reception and evening entertainment to ensure that your special day flows as it should.
#4

Bellows Mill

Bellows Mill, Harling Rd, Eaton Bray,, LU6 1QZ, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Welcome to Bellows Mill
Self Catering Accommodation

Bellows Mill is a beautiful watermill offering self catering accommodation nestling at the foot of the Chiltern Hills in South Bedfordshire on the outskirts of the villages of Eaton Bray and Edlesborough, four miles from Dunstable and only nine miles from Luton Airport.


We have eight self-contained self-catering apartments at Bellows Mill, which can be let on either a short-term or long-term basis. We are able to offer bed and breakfast by arrangement.


We also offer wedding receptions and ceremonies in our converted barn or a marquee by the lake.


Business people requiring accommodation will find Bellows Mill convenient for Luton, Dunstable, Leighton Buzzard and Hemel Hempstead, with the benefit of secure off road parking and free Internet access.
#5

Poundon House

Poundon House, Poundon, Nr. ,, OX27 9BB, Bicester, Oxfordshire
Hold your event over an entire weekend by using our bedrooms for overnight stay! Make your wedding into a wedding weekend.

The bedrooms at Poundon House offer you the chance to really enjoy the venue and make your occasion into a weekend celebration, being on offer for as many nights as required for your bespoke event. We can accommodate up to 18 guests for a wedding or 18 clients for a retreat.


For Weddings, make the most of the beauty of the house by arriving on Friday to settle in, begin decorations and catch up with family and friends. Enjoy dinner in the local area, and stay in our beautiful and spacious bedrooms where we use Hypnos beds (fit for our Queen!), indulge in long relaxing baths (please note bathrooms are shared) and partake in breakfasts cooked by our team and served in the Dining room at one large table for the house party. If you are having a Henna party on the Friday for example, or a 2 day wedding event, you are welcome to arrive earlier on the Thursday – you tell us what works for you!


As we are not a hotel, nor open to the public as a B & B, you can expect total privacy. We only ever offer you the bedrooms and do not take any bookings from your guests. It is still very much a family home, and for your wedding or event, it will be your home. It really does become your country house for your occasion!


Enjoy breakfast in our dining room for up to 18 guests. This is a really special time to enjoy these moments with family and close friends.


Poundon House has featured in national magazines and also had an interesting history during the Second World War, when it was used by The Post Office to help break the Enigma code amongst other things. Much work has gone into the house to restore it to its original beauty after its time in use by the Government. We have kept the interior design in keeping with the style and era of the house. It is classic and comfortable, welcoming and homely yet spacious and impressive.
#6

Wrest Park House & Gardens

Wrest Park House & Gardens, Silsoe, Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire, MK45 4HR, Silsoe, Bedfordshire
Up to 400 guests
Think of a grand French chateau in miniature. The grounds of Wrest Park are adorned with stunning lawns, wooded walks and flower gardens, dotted with fountains, statues and ornate follies. If you yearn for stunning historic surroundings, mixing elegant French architecture with a grand and picturesque landscape, then Wrest Park is your ideal wedding day location.

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This unique 19th century mansion combines English architecture with the style of an 18th century French chateau. There is an array of rooms available to host your perfect day. The magnificent 92 acre gardens also combine three centuries of English garden design, providing the perfect background to your day.


• Historic mansion house and stunning landscape gardens

• Exclusive hire

• Top quality local wedding suppliers

• Dedicated hospitality staff

• Marquee with capacity for up to 1000 guests

• Ceremonies & receptions
#7

The Dairy

Queen Street, Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire, HP18 0JE, Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire
£2450
Up to 160 guests
Breathtakingly beautiful, the Dairy at Waddesdon Manor in Buckinghamshire offers a wonderfully romantic backdrop for the perfect wedding at any time of year.

Nestling in a tranquil waterside setting amidst glorious gardens, the Dairy is an enchanting private building on the Waddesdon Estate situated close to Bicester, created for Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild in the 19th Century and for over 100 years the country retreat of the Rothschild family.


You and your guests can enjoy a taste of that privileged lifestyle: superlative food, excellent wines, professional service with absolute exclusivity guaranteed.
#8

Poundon House

Main Street, Poundon, Nr. BIcester Oxon, OX27 9BB, Bicester, Oxfordshire
Up to 300 guests
From small and intimate gatherings in the house to large parties of up to 300 guests at our Reception Marquee, whether you wish for a Civil Ceremony, Church wedding or Asian Blessing; or even two ceremonies on the day! Be it over one day or many we are able to help guide you through the planning of this most important occasion.
#9

The Five Arrows

The Five Arrows Hotel, Waddesdon, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP18 0JE, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
£1450
Up to 100 guests
The Five Arrows is a boutique hotel standing at the gates of Waddesdon Manor. It is the perfect choice for more intimate weddings, comfortably hosting a party of sixty for an elegant ceremony, wedding breakfast and evening entertainment.

With a critically acclaimed, 2017 Michelin Guide restaurant, immaculate National Trust maintained grounds, newly refurbished interiors, and outstanding service tailored to your every need, it is a truly special venue.


Exclusive use of the hotel, grounds, Old Coach House venue space and sixteen bedrooms is available.
#10

Waddesdon Manor

Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP18 0JH, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
£12500
Up to 500 guests
Waddesdon Manor is the perfect place to hold your special day and for the first time, a limited number of weddings can be held in the Manor itself.

This is an exclusive opportunity to experience the same privileged lifestyle as Baron Ferdinand’s house party guests, with superlative food, excellent wines and unsurpassed service.
#11

Winchester House

44 High Street, Brackley, Northamptonshire, NN13 7AZ, Brackley, Northamptonshire
Up to 80 guests
At Winchester House we recognise that getting married is one of the most momentous occasions in a person’s life and choosing the right venue for a ceremony and reception takes time and thought. Click on the photo below for further pictures.

Winchester House offers you the opportunity to hold your civil ceremony , and your reception in our beautiful rooms and accompanying garden. Unlike some other commercial venues we will host only one wedding at a time so you can be assured of exclusive use of the building and grounds.


We have our own on-site catering staff and our catering manager would be pleased to discuss menu choices with you. We are able to offer set catering packages but would be delighted to discuss a bespoke menu with you during your visit.


The attached information is intended to be a guide. We prefer to meet with you to discuss your unique, individual requirements before quoting a price as we understand that everyone’s needs and requests can be different.


• Exclusive use venue

• Welcoming entrance

• Large reception room

• Capacity for 80 seated guests

• Full catering facilities

• Parking for up to 40 cars
#12

Tofte Manor

Souldrop Road, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, MK44 1HH, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire
Up to 200 guests
A stunning holistically inspired venue with beautiful landscaped gardens and labyrinth set in Bedfordshire.
Within easy reach of London, Northamptonshire, Cambridgeshire, Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire.


If you are looking for a private, intimate venue of exceptional beauty in which to host your wedding, then look no further. What makes Tofte Manor different is the environment we provide. The manor house still retains its purpose as a home, which gives it a relaxed atmosphere of privacy and comfort and unlike a hotel we never have more than one wedding a weekend, allowing you to make this beautiful home and grounds exclusively yours for the weekend (until noon on the Sunday).


The hire fee will give you access to the property for two and a half days. This runs from the day before your wedding to give suppliers time to set up. On this day close family and overnight guests have access. Wedding guests have access on the day of your reception. All our accommodation, 12 bedrooms are reserved for your party so you can stay the night before your wedding if you wish. Bedrooms are only charged for if used. Overnight guests have access until midday the day after your wedding.


We are licensed for civil wedding services. Numbers for civil ceremony are up to 80 and for reception are 200 plus.


• Licensed for civil ceremonies

• Five acres of beautiful landscaped gardens, a labyrinth and 50 acres of parkland

• There is a carefully compiled 'Preferred Suppliers' list for everything from cars to catering, marquees to yurts.

• Chauffeur service can be arranged for guests wishing to be collected from the station or airport

• 15 bedrooms that can accommodate up to 35 people on site
#13

Hinwick House

Hinwick, NN29 7JE, Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire
Up to 300 guests
Modelled on the original Buckingham Palace, Hinwick House is an aristocratic Grade I listed Queen Anne country house set in 38 acres of magnificent parkland in Bedfordshire, England.

This unique and romantic venue lies in the heart of England’s Home Counties only 47 minutes by train from London and only 30 minutes away from Milton Keynes, Bedford and Northampton. It offers accommodation on site for up to 36 guests.


This magnificent, quintessentially English, country house estate is a breathtakingly beautiful and romantic venue only a stone’s throw from London.


Over the last few years Hinwick House has undergone a fabulous and extensive restoration to return it to its former glory and is looking more stunning than ever! As a family home it feels comfortable, personal and inviting. Furnished with tasteful antiques, impressive tapestries, stunning, custom-made chandeliers and fascinating art; Hinwick House will not fail to impress.


You may choose to hire the venue just for the day but they also offer you the option of making a weekend of it as they can provide you and your wedding party with luxury accommodation in the house for up to 36 guests. Stunning lawns, beautiful gardens and historic outbuildings, to include a clock tower with a ‘Romeo and Juliet’ style balcony, complement this gracious house; making photo opportunities endless.


The staff at Hinwick House aim to be as flexible as possible when it comes to accommodating your specific requirements. They are aware that you will most likely have a wonderful range of ideas to make your big day unique and special, and their helpful and friendly team will do their utmost to ensure that you can have the wedding day you’ve dreamed of.


Up to 80 guests can be seated for a wedding breakfast in the impressive Great Hall or a marquee can be linked directly to the Great Hall to create a dining area for larger parties. This means that if you have more than 80 guests you can still make use of the Great Hall for your ceremony and also for dancing later in the evening. A dramatic, double height Victorian Lounge Bar is also available to be used in conjunction with the Great Hall. However, if you are simply in search of a gorgeous and unique setting for your marquee wedding then you need look no further. The up-lit, elegant, Queen Anne wing of the house provides a truly stunning and romantic backdrop for marquees positioned on the formal lawn or parkland.


Licenses have been applied for for civil ceremonies to take place in the rustic Great Hall and the elegant formal rooms with up to 120 guests. Alternatively, a celebrant is on offer to carry out a blessing and formal exchange of vows anywhere within the house, beautiful clock tower or within the grounds.


You and your guests will be given exclusive use of the venue and grounds, enabling your wedding to be private and intimate.
#14

Hexton Manor & The Walled Garden Marquee

Hexton Manor Hexton, SG5 3JH, Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire
Based in the stunning grounds of Hexton Manor Country Estate on the Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire borders, The Walled Garden Marquee Wedding Venue is the perfect place to stage your special day.

Hexton Manor is licensed for civil ceremonies in the grand hall within the manor house as well as now being licenced for outdoor ceremonies on the beautiful veranda overlooking the lake (with swans on occasion!). Your reception is then catered for within The Walled Garden in the marquee venue.


With our vast event management background and an eye for the finer detail in everything we do, first we discuss your requirements, advise you on the best options to suit your budget and then deliver a full range of event services from venue hire through to table decorations, bar services, catering and entertainment This covers all kinds of events from Weddings, through to corporate days, private parties and even film locations and photographic shoots. Flexibility is the key to our success.
#15

Pendley Manor Hotel

Cow Ln,, HP23 5QY, Tring, Hertfordshire
Pendley Manor is available to be ‘Exclusively Yours’ for your big day. Take over this historic Grade II listed hotel set in acres in Hertfordshire countryside, ensuring privacy and flexibility for the ultimate wedding celebration.

When reserving Pendley Manor for ‘exclusive use’ all areas of the hotel will be closed off to non-residents with the exception of the bar and leisure facilities as well as all 84 of the hotels bedrooms.
#16

Dorton House

Dorton House, Dorton, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP18 9NG, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Up to 500 guests
Congratulations on your forthcoming wedding and we are delighted that you are considering using our venue for your wedding day. Our aim at Dorton House is simply, to create bespoke weddings. We pride ourselves on being as flexible as possible to the extent of offering couples a blank canvas to create their own bespoke wedding day.

Whether you decide on a small and intimate service or a large glamorous event, our 15th century Mansion nestled in idyllic rolling Buckinghamshire countryside offers a stunning backdrop against which to capture beautiful memories of your very special day. From the moment you book your wedding at Dorton House to the big day itself, our experienced team are on hand to provide information, personal advise and support if needed, so you can relax and enjoy the experience to the full. All you have to do is let us know what would make your wedding perfect and we�ll help you create it.


Dorton House is only ever hired out on an exclusive use basis, below is a brief overview of the rooms available to you to use as you wish on your wedding day.


The Saloon:


This venue is licensed for Civil Wedding Ceremonies.


We can accommodate up to 120 guests for a wedding ceremony or evening party, or up to a maximum of 96 guests for a sit down Wedding Breakfast.


The Dining Room:


This venue is licensed for Civil Wedding Ceremonies


We can accommodate up to 90 guests for a wedding ceremony or evening party, or up to a maximum of 60 guests for a sit down Wedding Breakfast.


The Small Dining Room:


This venue is licensed for Civil Wedding Ceremonies


We can accommodate up to 30 guests for a wedding ceremony or evening party, or up to a maximum of 30 guests for a sit down Wedding Breakfast.


The Front Portico:


Weather permitting between the months of May and October it is possible to have an outdoor civil ceremony.


St John the Baptist Church:


In addition to civil ceremonies being held at Dorton House we are in a unique position to be able to offer couples the opportunity of a church ceremony. A mere 25 metres behind Dorton House we also have the beautiful St John the Baptist church hidden away. To discuss the possibility of having a church marriage ceremony or a blessing at Dorton in the first instance please contact the Associate Priest, the Reverend Priscilla Slusar, Tel. 01844 238 325 and she will be able to answer any questions you may have.


Marquee Extension on South Lawn:


This venue is not licensed or Civil Wedding Ceremonies.


We can accommodate up to 130 guests for a sit down Wedding Breakfast, or 200 for an standing party.


Marquee in the grounds:


This venue is not licensed.


With 30 acres to choose from, the choice of location is yours, whether it be hidden in the magical walled garden, somewhere on the Front Lawns or on the North Terrace, you decide.


• Grade 1 Listed Jacobean Mansion in an Idyllic Countryside Setting

• Blank canvas venue- your day, your way.

• Superb value for money, Exclusive hire costs £2500 for all Friday & Saturday weddings

• Beautiful Church within grounds which couples can marry in, venue also licensed for civil ceremonies for up to 130 guests

• Marquee capacity up to 500 guests with numerous locations to site within our beautiful 30 acres of parkland

• Great facilities for children - creche & play equipment
#17

Sedgebrook Hall

Pitsford Road, Chapel, Brampton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN6 8BD, Brampton, Cumbria
£995
Up to 120 guests
A storied wedding venue in Northampton

You’ve found the perfect partner; now discover the perfect wedding venue. Set on 13 acres of beautiful landscaped Northamptonshire countryside, Sedgebrook Hall, Northampton is a sought-after wedding destination. The property features beautiful period features, Victorian architecture, and stunning vistas—making a splendid backdrop for an incredible wedding day.


Sedgebrook Hall, Northampton is recognised for hosting exceptional weddings and spectacular events including proms, graduations, award dinners, charity fundraisers, product launches, or intimate birthday and anniversary celebrations. cherish forever.


- Features a storied Victorian manor house and 13 acres of gardens and green space

- Four licensed suites to hold civil ceremonies, including our outdoor pagoda on the lawn

- Perfect for intimate ceremonies and large wedding celebrations for up to 200 guests

- Home to 103 bedrooms to accommodate your guests following your celebrations

- Bespoke packages created to suit each wedding couple and their special day
#18

Swiss Garden

Old Warden Park, Old Warden,, SG18 9ER, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire
Whether you are looking for exclusive location hire, to host a corporate event, use our conferencing and team building facilities, hold a wake or celebrate a child’s birthday with a party, we have a bespoke solution to meet your needs. Specialist groups and events very welcome.

Our team would be delighted to discuss the options available to give you a better understanding of how your requirements will work at Shuttleworth.
#19

Warren Weir at Luton Hoo

Warren Weir, Luton Hoo Hotel, Nr. Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3TQ, Luton, Bedfordshire
Up to 290 guests
With panoramic views over the River Lea and woodlands beyond, a wealth of stunning photographic backdrops await you on your special day. Licensed for wedding ceremonies, five luxurious function rooms, 84 bedrooms and its own leisure facilities, Warren Weir is the ultimate hotel wedding venue in Luton and the surrounding Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire areas. Warren Weir offers complete seclusion and the most idyllic English countryside setting for larger wedding celebrations.

Warren Weir is available for exclusive use and is set amidst rolling woodland and water meadows, making it the perfect unique wedding venue for those looking for the best. With capacity for up to 290 guests and its own indoor pool and fitness suite, there is no other wedding venue like it.


CIVIL CEREMONIES

Whether you require a civil ceremony, civil partnership, or want to convert your civil partnership to a marriage, we have the perfect setting available with plenty of beautiful backdrops to capture the special moment.


WEDDINGS AT LUTON HOO

Luton Hoo has long been considered a romantic hideaway, with Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh often returning in the early years of their marriage to celebrate their wedding anniversary. It would seem that weddings at Luton Hoo come with a certain Royal approval. The grade I listed Mansion House creates one of the most impressive looking wedding venues in Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire. Its history, marble interiors and beautiful period rooms, including a spectacular converted Russian Orthodox Chapel, are enough to make anyone feel extra special on their wedding day.


• A secluded waterside setting set in 1,065 acres of beautiful Bedfordshire countryside

• Perfect for Exclusive use, with 84 bedrooms & suites, swimming pool and gym

• Accommodates 290 for a wedding breakfast and 340 for evening reception

• Inclusive packages, bespoke tailor-made weddings and venue-only hire available

• A dedicated team of wedding specialists to help plan your special day from start to finish

• Use of the whole estate including The Spa, golf course and restaurants
#20

shortmead house

Shortmead Lane, , Bedfordshire, SG18 0FG, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire
Shortmead provides a wide range of opportunities to make your wedding day special all year round, offering a choice of location for both your ceremony and reception.

In the summer, use of the gardens and grounds provide the perfect location for a larger celebration, whether formal or informal. In winter the house and stables provide wonderful settings for an intimate occasion, and of course you will have exclusive use of Shortmead for your event.

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