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#1

Yew Lodge Country House

Felcourt Rd, RH19 2JX, East Grinstead, West Sussex
Up to 150 guests
Yew Lodge Country House is a wedding and events venue located on the borders of West Sussex, Surrey and Kent, within an hour on the train from central London and close to the M25/M23/M26 motorway network and Gatwick Airport.

A charming period venue surrounded by 10 acres of attractive gardens, with bedroom accommodation and facilities for weddings, business events, and private social celebrations.


What makes Yew Lodge Country House unique is that every event has exclusive use of the venue and grounds, so you will have the privacy you desire for your important occasion.


For event guests we have 12 ensuite bedrooms available for bed & breakfast, located in the main house, all with a radio, telephone and internet access complementary.


We are a family run business with a passion for serving delicious food and creating lasting memories.
#2

Buckhurst Park

Withyham, Hartfield, East Sussex, TN7 4BL, Hartfield, East Sussex
Up to 150 guests
Buckhurst Park is situated in the village of Withyham, midway between Tunbridge Wells and East Grinstead and the M23, just 24 minutes from the M25 and 90 minutes from central London.

The Earl De La Warr and his wife Anne and their family invite you to share their ancestral home on your wedding day.


The Sackville family’s motto “Jour De Ma Vie” translates as “Day of My Life” which is how we hope you will remember the most important day of your lives.


Buckhurst Park, is a much loved family home, perfect to capture the romance of a wedding day.


The lawns in front of the house provide a beautiful site for a marquee, with an unparalleled view over the park and lake and then up to Ashdown Forest with the famous Winnie the Pooh “Hundred Aker” wood.


The gardens, designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and planted with help from Gertrude Jekyll, with later advice from Vita Sackville West, a De La Warr cousin, provide a really stunning setting.


Marquees can be set up on the top lawn and guests can enjoy drinks on the terraces or wander among the roses in the sunken garden around the lily pool.


The croquet lawn, situated on a lower terrace and reached by descending the ‘Sea of Steps’, provides the perfect location for more flamboyant marquees.


• Stately home on the East Sussex, Kent, and Surrey Borders

• Stunning backdrop for wedding photographs

• Sweeping main drive

• Our aim is to make your day run smoothly

• Personal and friendly service

• Marquee can be set up in the picturesque gardens
#3

Barnsgate Manor

Barnsgate Manor Herons Ghyll,, TN22 4DB, Uckfield, East Sussex
Visitors are always assured of a warm, friendly welcome at Barnsgate Manor. We pride ourselves on the quality of our food, wine and the excellence of our service.

We have been over 25 years of experience as a local business and our reputation for providing quality, bespoke functions in a beautiful setting has drawn people to us from far and wide. You can find more information on our history on our blog.


We are especially well known as a unique venue for Wedding Receptions and Civil Ceremonies, Celebration Parties, and for those special occasions, including Valentine’s Day, Easter Sunday, Mothering Sunday, Christmas and New Year’s Eve.


Barnsgate Manor is open 7 days a week, from 10 am to 5 pm for tea, coffee, snacks and our very popular Cream Teas in the Manor House Tea Rooms. This historic building provides a traditional, homely atmosphere.


Alternatively, you could enjoy them on the terrace, which has spectacular views over the open countryside and forest to the South Downs in the distance. Our lunches are served between 12noon and 2.30pm in the Manor House Restaurant or on the terrace.


Barnsgate Manor has extensive and varied facilities that are also available for Conferences, Meetings and other Corporate Events. They are frequently used by clubs, societies, and other local organisations, often combining their meetings with lunch.


A very popular venue for walkers, with delightful walks from here leading into the Ashdown Forest.


There is ample free car parking with easy access to our facilities for disabled guests.
#4

Robert Denholm House

Bletchingley Road, Nutfield, Surrey, RH1 4HW, South Nutfield, Surrey
£2400
Up to 400 guests
Robert Denholm House combines fantastic facilities within a historical building which boasts elegant rooms, along with beautiful gardens and woodland with sweeping views.

As an independently owned company offering a bespoke service, we are able to present this exclusive wedding venue with the freedom and flexibility to tailor your day to make your dream wedding a reality.


Robert Denholm House is a unique venue where we recommend that you envisage it as ‘a blank canvas’ if you will as it is extremely versatile. The house décor comprises an elegant colour pallet that provides a chic and sophisticated vibe that can be enhanced by dressing the venue. Whether your wedding concept be led by a colour or theme, be traditional or contemporary, the space can be transformed to make your day reflect yourselves and provide an ultra-romantic atmosphere.


The possibilities are endless. With a touch of imagination and creativity you can be confident that your day will wow your guests and provide them with memories of special moments that they will cherish.


Robert Denholm House is situated in Nutfield, Surrey, a mere 10 minutes away from the M25, 5 minutes from Redhill Station, or 15 minutes from Gatwick Airport if travelling by taxi. Set in 25 acres of stunning countryside, Robert Denholm House offers all you could need for a stand-out occasion, a perfect setting to start your new lives together.


Our internal layout is extremely flexible. A popular reception choice is to have the three functions rooms open with the grand galleried hall and our well stocked, fully licensed bar area used as a central location.


As an exclusive venue, you’re the only couple – you won’t see anyone that isn’t a guests or a member of staff at your wedding.


You can hold a reception within Robert Denholm House for up to 200 guests and the cost is £2,400 including VAT.


Alternatively you can hold your reception within our grounds for £2,400 including VAT. Our grounds are licensed for up to 4,500 guests, but please be aware that the cost of the marquee is not included in our fees.



• Licensed for civil ceremonies

• Grounds and building available for exclusive hire

• 25 acres of beautiful grounds, perfect for marquee events

• Rooms within the mansion house are ideal for smaller weddings

• Flexibility to create a unique day

• No in-house caterers, so you may bring your own!
#5

Holmbush Estate

Holmbush Estate, Crawley Raod, Faygate, RH12 4SE, Horsham, West Sussex
Up to 200 guests
Holmbush Estate

The outdoor wedding venue

Set in the middle of 300o acres of stunning Sussex forest, this clearing has everything you could need for the perfect outdoor wedding venue.


With excellent parking access, 360 degree woodland surroundings and breath-taking views. Although only ten minutes from Gatwick, Crawley and Horsham, this special location still retains a magical wilderness atmosphere.


Holmbush is perfect for an English country vintage forest wedding, or the very popular festival wedding.The site can cater for intimate weddings of 80 to large scale events of 800. Whilst weddings are our most popular market we also cater for corporate festivals and events.
#6

Buxted Park

Buxted Park,, TN22 4AY, Buxted, East Sussex
Built in 1722 by Sir Thomas Medley, Buxted Park’s history is as colourful as it is long. Over the years, the house has played host to society’s movers and shakers including William Wordsworth, Winston Churchill and Marlon Brando.

Buxted Park is a four star hotel in East Sussex, set in 312 acres of private grounds and parkland, which includes three large lakes and a deer park. Conveniently located in East Sussex near the Ashdown Forest and the famous Winnie the Pooh bridge, Tunbridge Wells and the coastal towns of Brighton and Eastbourne.
#7

Buckland Park Lake

Reigate Rd, Buckland, Betchworth, Surrey, Betchworth, Surrey
Up to 150 guests
Buckland Park Lake is a stunning new and unique wedding venue, blending tranquility with dramatic, breathtaking views. The manicured events lawn is an elevated and secluded space, surrounded by mature pine trees with viewpoints over a pristine, natural lake. Celebrate your most special day in a truly magical place.

The St Mary the Virgin, a pretty local church less than 5 minutes away will happily marry couples from out of the area, or you could opt for a humanist blessing on the lawn.


The venue is set between Reigate and Dorking in the beautiful Surrey Hills and is easily accessible from London, Surrey, Kent and Sussex.


If you would like your wedding day to be one of a kind, then Buckland Park Lake offers you a unique and beautiful blank canvas. Vintage, rustic or luxe. Boho, festival or garden party. Whatever your style, you can choose every single detail of your day.


Choose a tipi, yurt, vintage pole tent or marquee. Add street food, big pan, afternoon tea, or a bbq. Mix in a horse box bar, a caravan photo booth, an ice cream trike. And finish with rustic flowers, acoustic music, a face painter or a circus act. These are just some of your options – the sky really is the limit – so let your creativity run wild.


The venue offers power and mains water, secure on-site parking, disabled access and total flexibility on your choice of suppliers. Experienced planning and on-the-day coordination is available.


Buckland Park Lake offers a truly special place for your wedding celebration.


Images courtesy of Buckland Park Lake.
#8

Hartsfield Manor, Betchworth

Sandy Lane, Betchworth, Surrey, RH3 7AA, Betchworth, Surrey
£5000
Up to 50 guests
Hartsfield Manor is nestled in 16 acres of private countryside and is quite simply, the perfect wedding venue in Surrey.

Whether by horse-drawn carriage or vintage car, arriving up the long driveway beneath towering oaks never fails to impress. Turning the final corner, the magnificence of this Victorian stately home is revealed.


As the backdrop for your wedding, this 19th century home offers much more than breathtaking beauty and historic grandeur. Here the little details make all the difference and our experienced wedding coordinators will help plan everything, and we’ll make sure your day is as individual, exciting, and memorable as you have always dreamed.


Hartsfield Manor was designed with space and flexibility in mind. Enjoy a small intimate gathering for up to 40 guests in our Brockham Suite or larger parties can dine in the Terrace Restaurant. With dancing and singing into the small hours, you will have the perfect start to your married life together.


• Beautiful Manor House set within 16 acres of gorgeous gardens, overlooking the Surrey Hills

• Licensed to hold civil ceremonies for 90 guests and wedding breakfasts for up to 110

• Exclusive use of the venue available

• 50 beautifully refurbished bedrooms, plus a complimentary stay in the bridal suite on the night of the wedding.

• Expert team and wedding co-ordinator on hand
#9

Cisswood House Hotel

Sandygate Lane, Lower Beeding, Gatwick, RH13 6NF, West Sussex, West Sussex
£3000
Up to 150 guests
Cisswood House Hotel, in the charming Sussex countryside, is the perfect place for your wedding celebrations. Whether you are planning a formal reception or an intimate gathering, the hotel has an exceptional team of professional and friendly staff who will be on hand to help create your dream wedding day.

Your wedding day can be tailor-made to suit your specific requirements or you can opt for one of our all-inclusive packages.


The hotel is licensed for civil ceremonies with a number of rooms to suit a range of wedding requirements. You could even choose to say “I do” in the delightful outdoor gazebo.


Following your romantic ceremony, you and your guests can enjoy a delicious wedding breakfast in the exclusive banqueting space, the Courtyard Suite. The suite can comfortably seat up to 150 guests to dine and up to 200 for your evening festivities. For relaxed reception drinks or a chill-out retreat during the reception, the private bar and lounge offer a wonderful alternative to the party atmosphere.


If you are planning a small, intimate affair, the charming restaurant overlooks the stunning landscaped gardens. The restaurant can accommodate up to 40 guests.


When your magical day draws to an end, the hotel has 51 bedrooms to sleep you and your guests. The luxurious suites provide the perfect place to spend the first night of married life. The hotel even boasts a fantastic leisure club, including a gym, indoor pool, sauna, Jacuzzi and beauty treatments.


• 51 Bedrooms

• Licensed to hold civil ceremonies, plus outdoor Gazebo

• Garden restaurant

• Leisure club with a swimming pool

• Dedicated wedding co-ordinator

• Nr Airport: Gatwick Airport
#10

Farleigh

Old Farleigh Road, Warlingham Near Selsdon, Surrey, CR6 9PE, Surrey, Surrey
£70
Up to 150 guests
Weddings, parties, anything – let our friendly expert events team help you plan the perfect occasion. Located in an area of outstanding natural beauty, your guests can enjoy the countryside whilst being just moments from the M25 and Croydon town centre. Even the City is only 30 minutes away!

For a celebration for all stages of your life – from christenings and children’s birthday parties, to engagement parties, weddings and anniversaries, keystone birthdays to celebrations of life, Farleigh’s flexible suites provide the ideal backdrop to your event. We offer you the flexibility to decorate your function suite to your own tastes along with free on-site parking and state-of-the-art technology inside the modern Clubhouse. Everything you need can be found at Farleigh.


• 350 acres of Surrey Countryside. An area of outstanding natural beauty

• Recently refurbished function rooms with breath taking views

• Licenced for Civil Ceremonies and Civil Partnerships

• A magnificent mile long driveway, unveils our venue with Surrey and London vistas

• Built in sound systems and colour wash lighting to match your colour scheme

• Exclusive offers for pre & post wedding celebrations at Farleigh & Family Member Foxhills in Surrey
#11

Broadacres

Laughton Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 6JG, Lewes, East Sussex
£995
Up to 200 guests
Broadacres is a large country farmhouse with parts dating back to the 17th Century. The house has been sympathetically renovated over the past 12 years leaving many original features but with all the comforts you would expect in the 21st Century, but retaining an intimate, homely atmosphere.

Set within its own 18 acres of glorious East Sussex countryside, Broadacres offers the perfect antidote to modern life and perfect venue for your special day.


The property hosts just 12 weddings each year to ensure that the venue remains exclusive and allows us to give special attention to all our couples.


• Large country farmhouse dating back to 17th Century

• Lovingly renovated over the past 12 years

• Located in 18 acres of East Sussex countryside

• Wedding receptions for up to 200 guests

• Bridal Suite available for the happy couple

• Exclusive 12 weddings per year
#12

Pelham House

Pelham House, St. Andrews Lane,, BN7 1UW, Lewes, East Sussex
Pelham House is being imaginatively transformed and will be in full swing for the 2019 wedding season. In the meantime, we’d love to share with you our vision for this private 16th-century wedding venue in the heart of charming Lewes, East Sussex. Soon, this historic building reborn can be exclusively yours.

Convenient yet tranquil, you will enjoy the best of both worlds at our private Georgian house. All your friends and family can be there thanks to its town-centre location right by the train station, while the peaceful landscaped gardens and clifftop views will make you feel like you’re a million miles away.


We have a wealth of impeccably finished guest rooms for your nearest and dearest to extend the celebrations in, and for you, the luxurious and spacious Pelham Suite complete with cosy sofas, a huge bed and standing bath, awaits.
#13

Broyle Place

Laughton Road Ringmer, BN8 5PW, Lewes, East Sussex
£3600 
The historical, yet intimate feel of Broyle Place is a perfect blend of beauty and elegance for your wedding day. Sweeping lawns and flagstone terraces lead up to the old country house creating a beautiful setting to capture memories of your perfect day. Climbing roses and wisteria frame the front of the house offering an elegant backdrop for your champagne reception.

Our custom designed marquee will hold 50-160 guests for your wedding breakfast. Featuring a solid wood floor, wooden panelling and a stunning ornate hand carved bar, our marquee is unique in its design and will impress even the most discerning of your guests. During the summer months the four sets of French wooden doors can be opened directly onto the terrace and lawns. Our marquee is fully heated during the colder months and on cooler evenings.
#14

Pekes Manor

Pekes Houses, Golden Cross Cottage, Nash Street, Golden Cross,, BN27 4AD, Hailsham, East Sussex
Pekes Manor and its Estate is a wonderful place for your truly memorable Celebration. You rent it just as you see it when you visit; this allows you to plan and provide whatever you wish, set against the backdrop of the old brick houses, the lawns, the large gardens and the rolling countryside beyond. We impose no suppliers, charge no corkage and there are no hidden extras. We have six houses, acres of lawns and gardens and a large Park. 60 staying Guests (and another 100 day Guests if you wish) are good maximum numbers to aim for.

Pekes is in the East Sussex Weald – 52 miles from central London down the A22, 19 miles from Brighton, 14 miles from Eastbourne and just 62 miles from the Folkestone Eurotunnel. The South Downs National Park and the sea are close by.
#15

Anne of Cleves House

52 Southover High St,, BN7 1JA, Lewes, East Sussex
At Anne of Cleves House Museum you can explore how the Tudors and Elizabethans lived, worked and relaxed at home.


Find out about the part played by this beautiful medieval house in the story of one of England’s most famous kings, Henry VIII. Other highlights include the authentically furnished kitchen and the garden which uses traditional plants and Tudor planting schemes.


Our café and Tudor tea garden has a separate access to the museum which allows non-museum visitors to come and enjoy a drink in the setting of this beautiful former home. For more details click on Anne of Cleves Cafe & Tudor Tea Garden on left hand menu.
#16

De Vere Wotton House

Guildford Road, Dorking, Surrey, RH5 6QQ, Dorking, Surrey
Up to 200 guests
Imagine your wedding day set amidst beautiful Italian Gardens, with inside spaces filled with stunning 17th-century detailing and modern, luxurious touches. At De Vere Wotton House, you’ll find all this and more at one of the leading wedding venues in Dorking, Surrey.

Our wedding spaces are licensed for civil ceremonies including our Italian Gardens so you can say your vows or host your wedding reception beside the manicured lawns and water features. Grand vaulted ceilings and original fireplaces set the tone for weddings in The Old Library whilst the light and airy Evelyn and Wotton Suites provide a modern backdrop with access to the gardens.


Your wedding breakfast and party menus will be curated by the Executive Chef and a dedicated team is on-hand throughout to deliver a day that is elegant, thoughtful and a true celebration of your relationship.


• 17th century manor house

• Walled garden and temple for your outdoor ceremony

• Chapel style suite for your indoor ceremony

• Evening reception for up to seated guests to dine and 250 for evening reception

• Complimentary bedroom suite for the happy couple and preferential accommodation rates for guests

• Exclusive use available – one wedding per day
#17

Glynde Place

Glynde, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 6SX, Lewes, East Sussex
Up to 200 guests
Glynde Place is the perfect backdrop for couples looking for a touch of old school glamour combined with classic elegance.

The venue offers use of the stunning Elizabethan House for part of the celebrations, including the impressive Gallery and Long Hall, and then its beautiful grounds for the wedding breakfast and party. The grounds are completely private with unparalleled views of the South Downs.


The delightful Palladian-style St Mary’s Church is just next door to the Glynde Place for those wanting a religious ceremony. However, Glynde Place has a wedding licence which enables couples to actually get married in the historic house itself, if a civil ceremony is preferred.


Glynde Place also offers use of its newly restored Coach House for more intimate weddings or for those requiring additional space.

For couples looking for a very relaxed style of wedding without use of the historic house, Glynde Place also has The Old Cricket Pitch site which is deep in the grounds of the estate. This is an idyllic spot for couples desiring a marquee-style wedding with camping for an agreed number.
#18

Fetcham Park

Lower Road, Fetcham, KT22 9HD, Surrey, Surrey
£5000
Up to 130 guests
Fetcham Park in Surrey could have been designed with beautiful events in mind when it was first built, over three hundred years ago. The house itself hides happily amongst gardens and fountains and, inside, the elegance and style of the rooms is simply breathtaking.

But Fetcham Park has so much more to offer than stunning surroundings and glorious interiors. Impeccable service and impressive attention to detail combine to create a truly once-in-a-lifetime experience. As a privately owned, personally managed venue, our uniqueness extends throughout our business and we call this the “Fetcham Park Difference“. It’s our commitment to you, our statement and our promise. It is a clear, unwavering charter that guides everything we do and makes us proud to be different.


Fetcham Park’s flexibility suits any size and style of occasion, from intimate dinners to large receptions. To me, there is nowhere more special or ideal for a celebration than at Fetcham Park. As a house it is always delightful, but it truly comes alive when it’s full of happiness and love. As soon as you visit us, I know you’ll fall for Fetcham Park too.
#19

Nonsuch Mansion

Nonsuch Park, Ewell Road, SM3 8AL, Ewell, Surrey
Up to 120 guests
Imagine an amazing setting, an atmosphere tenable with excitement and emotion, sensational food, attentive service, flowing drinks, great music, happy guests…

Now put yourself at the heart of it all.


We are dedicated to the art of creating a stunning event just for you, an occasion that will be talked about and remembered forever by everyone involved.


We are here to listen and guide you through the choices and help you make decisions that will create the biggest impact for you and your guests.


We are experts who have managed hundreds of events, created hundreds of styles, delighted hundreds of guests, coordinated hundreds of suppliers.


With any wedding, there are the essentials that make it happen and the details that make it yours.


The essentials; a stunning setting that you both love, an entire mansion available exclusively for your family and friends, absolutely delicious food that will wow everyone…


The details; planning your wedding with people who like to say “yes”, biting into a bespoke menu, dancing to the coolest DJ in town, leaving by lantern lit pathways…


Our website is merely a window, something to give you a sense of the realm of endless possibilities and a feel for our professional approach to stress free weddings.
#20

Blackstrock Country Estate

Blackstock Country Estate, Grove Hill,, BN27 4HF
Blackstock is a breathtaking country wedding venue in Hellingly, conveniently close to Brighton and Tunbridge Wells. Overlooking our grounds are two beautiful restored barns, The Tudor and The Granary. They can be hired separately, with access to the grounds, or taken together for exclusive use of the entire estate for your wedding.

Both barns are set amongst our 70 acres of scenic farmland and enjoy stunning views of the South Downs. Within, they are tastefully decorated and can be easily adjusted to suit your theme. Guests can easily stroll in and out, exploring the meadows and woods at their leisure, enjoying a drink on the patio areas under the stars or taking part in the festivities inside.

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