Up to 110
Exclusive Use
from £550
Wedding license

A beautiful grade II listed Georgian Manor House in the heart of Eastbourne, East Sussex. Complete exclusivity with luxurious rooms for ceremony, reception, bar, lounge and entertainment.

Bridebook benefits

  • Bridebook Gift: Free Bottle of Champagne

Venue features

Venue Type
Country House / Manor House
Seated Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
Usual Access Time
09:00 AM
Bridal Suite
Changing Only
bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-house Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
Outdoor Reception Space
Ceremony and Reception
Church Within Walking Distance
Confetti Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Licensed for Weddings and Civil Ceremonies
Food and Drink
Alcohol License
No Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
External Catering Permitted


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Reviews & Testimonials (9)

Couldn't rate the venue and service any higher.
By  (A happy couple) in Nov 2016
Dear Emma, Mark and the Gildredge team, thank you so much for hosting our wedding. It really was the perfect venue and I don't think any... Read more
Amazing. Fabulous. Thank you so much x
By  (Happy guests) in Mar 2015
I have been fortunate enough to be part of Eve and Dave's wedding and I have to say what a wonderful venue for it. The restoration is am... Read more
We can't thank you enough for making it so special
By  (A happy couple) in Jun 2015
This venue is beautiful! We had such an amazing wedding day, made even more perfect by Emma & Mark and their team who worked tirelessly ... Read more
Truly wonderful. Beautiful. Elegant. Relaxing.
By  (A couple's parents) in Jun 2016
Had a truly wonderful day on Saturday 4th June at my son & his fiancée's wedding. Emma, Mark & Angie were wonderful - such nice people ... Read more
Crazy not to get married there.
By  (A happy couple) in Jun 2016
My husband and I recently got married at Gildridge manor and we couldn't be happier all of our guests were amazed by the Venue and the s... Read more
The most magical and beautiful day.
By  (A happy couple) in Jul 2016
The most magical and beautiful day I could've ever hoped for you guys made it stress free for us, thank you for everything single thing ... Read more
Perfect place. Warmth. Style. Treasure. Nature.
By  (A happy couple) in May 2016
A building should be more than beautiful bricks and mortar, it can be a loving home, a place of peace or a vessel for happiness for a we... Read more
Wow. Perfect. Amazing. Blown away.
By  (A happy couple) in Jun 2016
Wow, what can I say about this venue. Our wedding on Saturday was perfect. Mark and Emma we cannot thank you enough for all the hard wor... Read more
Beautiful venue. Amazing staff. Perfect.
By  (A happy couple) in Sep 2016
We had our wedding here on 3rd sept this year and just wow!!! Not only is it a beautiful venue but the staff were nothing short of amazi... Read more

Detailed Description

2 rooms licensed for wedding ceremonies up to 110 people. Complete exclusivity. Free access day prior to set up and decorate. Bride's dressing room. Selection of 5 approved external caterers. No corkage on own alcohol for reception and meal. Fully stocked and staffed bar. Wedding coordinator and venue manager and staff on the day. Licensed to 12am. Ceremony only, reception only or ceremony and reception. Chairs and tables and all furnishings and many decorations included. Family owned. Personal, relaxed service.

About us

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Emma Chamberlain

Hello we are Mark and Emma, the owners of Gildredge Manor. Congratulations on your engagement! We would be delighted to answer any queries and arrange for a viewing at your convenience.

# Of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
# Of People In Team
Public Liability Insurance

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Getting here

  • Address:
  • 11 Borough Lane, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN20 8BB, England
  • Nearest Train Station:
  • Eastbourne
  • Nearest Town:
  • Eastbourne
  • Nearest Airport:
  • Gatwick