Up to 150
Exclusive Use
15 Bedrooms
Wedding license

Cowdray House is available for exclusive-use hire for weddings. Nestled in the West Sussex countryside on the 16,500 acre Cowdray Estate it is the perfect venue for your special day.

Venue features

Venue Type
Country House / Manor House
Seated Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
# Bedrooms
Sleeps # of People
Usual Access Time
12:00 PM
Late Night Extension Available
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Exclusive Use
Grade I/II Listed Building
Landscaped Gardens
Marquee Permitted
On-site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
Ceremony and Reception
Outdoor Ceremony Licence
Licensed for Weddings and Civil Ceremonies
Food and Drink
Alcohol License
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
External Catering Permitted
In-house Wine List

Industry Awards (1)

Brides Magazine - 2016 Top Wedding Venues

Detailed Description

The venue may be enjoyed over the course of a day as well as for residential bookings. Sleeping 22 (rising to 36 in 2016), the bridal party can enjoy staying in the newly refurbished ensuite bedrooms which boast beautiful views across the gardens and the South Downs beyond. Cowdray House can welcome up to 150 guests for a sit down event in the central baronial Buck Hall, up to 300 for other receptions and 350 in a marquee on the croquet lawn. Whether it is for a civil ceremony, a blessing or a wedding reception, Cowdray House is a versatile venue. We work with preferred caterers and suppliers who provide superb menus and wines for your guests to enjoy.


Getting here

  • Address:
  • Cowdray Park, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU290AY, England
  • Nearest Train Station:
  • Petersfield, Haslemere and Pulborough
  • Nearest Town:
  • Midhurst
  • Nearest Airport:
  • 1 Hour from London Airports
  • Nearest Motorway & Junction:
  • A3, A272 and the M27