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Located in beautiful countryside, Forrester Park is a wonderful and special venue for your wedding day.
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Pricing & Costs

Venue Hire Only

Prices Start At
£2,200
Maximum Price
£5,000
Includes use of the your chosen indoor or outdoor area for the ceremony and Chiavari chairs for the ceremony, plus garden and grounds f...
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In-house catering
(price per head)

Prices Start At
£25
Maximum Price
£60

Packages
(total price)

Prices Start At
£4,000
Maximum Price
£10,000
Number of Guests Included
60
Hire of the venue, your choice of ceremony area, celebration drink following the ceremony, three-course wedding breakfast with half a bo...
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Features & Capacity

Overview

Venue Type
Golf Course
Dining Capacity
120
Reception Capacity
250
Usual Access Time
08:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 PM
Late Night Extension
Yes

Venue

Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
Marquee Permitted
On-Site Parking
Open Flame Permitted
Outdoor Reception Space
Pet-Friendly

Ceremony & Reception

Confetti Permitted
Fireworks Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Available
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence

Food and Drink

Alcohol Licence
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-house Catering
Full Description
FORRESTER PARK Set in beautiful countryside, Forrester Park is an independent venue which has been hosting wedding celebrations for over 50 years. A traditional style building, parts of which date back to the 16th century, the venue is licensed for both indoor and outdoor civil ceremonies. YOUR WEDDING, YOUR WAY We will help organise your day just the way you want it, whether you choose one of our inclusive packages or create your own format. We can cater for any number from 2 to 200 and our experienced wedding team is here to help you every step of the way. EATING AND DRINKING All our food is prepared on the premises by our highly-experienced team of chefs - they have a passion for food, and they love to make people happy! Create your WEDDING BANQUET from our selection of starters, main courses and desserts, or tell us your own ideas and we will be happy to help. Our menus offer a wide selection of dishes to suit every taste and budget. We offer lighter BUFFET, BARBECUE and STREET FOOD menus for an evening celebration following a wedding banquet, and a selection of HOT AND COLD CANAPES to accompany your celebration drinks. Our BAR offers a selection of beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks and we can run it as you wish. We have an extensive WINE LIST to suit all tastes and budgets. If there is something special you would like, just let us know. HERE FOR YOU Here at Forrester Park we know that preparation is the key to a perfect day. Our wedding team is on hand from the very beginning to help with all the little questions that come up and generally be a guiding hand throughout the run-up to your wedding to make everything as stress-free as possible so that you can relax and enjoy your dream day. Whether you would like us to arrange everything or would prefer to be more hands-on, we are here to help. Most of all, we simply want you and your guests to have a wonderful day.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Alex
I and my wedding team love helping couples put together their perfect day. We are always on hand to help with all the little questions that come up and generally be a guiding hand throughout the run-up to your wedding to make everything as stress-free as possible.

Experience

Year Business Was Established
1968
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
Yes
No. of People In Team
40
Reviews
(71)
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Belle and Grant
Wedding: November 2019
November 2019
Everyone commented how good the venue, food and se
"Just want to say a huge thank you to you and all the staff at Forrester Park. You were all fabulous!! Helpful, friendly, hard working to make our daughter Belle and her ...
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Samantha and Ben
Married in August 2019
November 2019
I Very highly recommend Forrester Park.
“Perfect! I Very highly recommend Forrester Park, they are amazing all round. Could not have asked for a better venue for our wedding. Katie the planner and the all the s...
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Kerry and Ricky
Married in August 2019
November 2019
A magical day and one we will remember forever.
“Katie and her staff went above and beyond to ensure everything ran smoothly and everybody was happy. From start to finish Katie was on hand to answer any questions and i...
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Sally and Mark and guests
Wedding: August 2019
November 2019
Brilliant venue and lovely staff, food was amazing
“It was a perfect day thank you.” … “It was a great day. Brilliant venue and lovely staff, food was amazing.” [Susan] … “Fantastic venue, great food, beautiful garden and...
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Sarah and Ben
Married in August 2019
November 2019
We both want to do it all again.
“The day was more perfect then we could ever have imagined, we had a brilliant day and memories that will last us forever. The only problem was we both want to do it all ...
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Mercedes and Jason
Married in July 2019
November 2019
Highly recommend.
“We had our wedding here Katie and the team were amazing from start to finish. Food was amazing too - highly recommend.”
Location & Contact Details

Address

Forrester Park, Beckingham Road, Great Totham, Maldon, Essex, CM9 8EA, England

Travel Notes

We are ten minutes by road between Maldon, Tiptree and Witham and half-way between Chelmsford and Colchester via the A12.

Nearest Town

Maldon, Tiptree, Witham, Chelmsford, Colchester

Nearest Motorway & Junction

We are ten minutes by road between Maldon, Tiptree and Witham and half-way between Chelmsford and Colchester via the A12.

Nearest Train Station

Witham

Nearest Airport

Stansted

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Press & Awards
(3)

Press & Awards (1)

Essex Wedding Magazine, Absolute Bridal Magazine, To Have To Hold Magazine

Industry Awards (2)

Essex Wedding Awards Finalist 2019
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FAQ
(10)

Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

We've especially enjoyed the weddings of several members of our staff who have got married here!

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Enjoy the planning process - try to take pleasure in each aspect of organising your day, rather than seeing it as something stressful. Take it step by step – lists are wonderful things!

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

We couldn't decide between a Monopoly board personalised with everyone's streets for guests to sign in their own square, and place cards with a photo of the bride or groom with each individual guest.

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Countryside, romantic, welcoming, fun, traditional.

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

Under the willow trees next to the stream.

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?

Alistair Cook, England Cricket Captain.

What’s your favourite canapé?

Smoked Salmon Blinis

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Bacon Sandwich

What is your venue's most unique feature?

Flexibility

What part of your business are you most proud of?

Our warm welcome, friendly staff, and exceptional food.

Bridebook Benefits

Bridebook Special Offerhttps://forrester-park.co.uk/weddings/wedding-offers/

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