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Hedingham Castle

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£1950 - £7500 for Venue Hire
Up to 150
8 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
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Hedingham Castle is without doubt one of the most romantic wedding venues in England.
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Pricing & Costs

Venue Hire Only

Prices Start At
£1,950
Maximum Price
£7,500
The venue hire fee cost includes the following: Use of the Castle for the ceremony, use of the grounds, House, Marquee, all staff, cutl...
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Packages
(price per head)

Prices Start At
£122
Maximum Price
£217
Minimum Number of Guests
70
Pricing guide based on a Ceremony with Marquee reception Price per head includes: Venue Hire (seasonal pricing applies) Full catering s...
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What is included in this pricing:
Couple accommodation included
Wine / soft drinks allowance per guest
Exclusive use
Furniture included
Multiple course wedding breakfast
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Wedding coordinator available on the day

Packages
(total price)

Prices Start At
£8,554
Maximum Price
£15,214
Number of Guests Included
70
Pricing guide based on a Ceremony with Marquee reception Price per head includes: Venue Hire (seasonal pricing applies) Full catering s...
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Features & Capacity

Overview

Venue Type
Castle
Dining Capacity
150
Reception Capacity
200
No. of Bedrooms
8
Sleeps No. of People
17
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Usual Access Time
12:00 PM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 AM

Venue

Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
Marquee Permitted
On-Site Parking
Open Flame Permitted
Water View

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Confetti Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Available
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence

Food and Drink

Alcohol Licence
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-house Catering
In-House Wine List
Full Description
If you are looking for one of the most romantic settings in England, look no further than Hedingham Castle. Set in 160 acres of formal gardens, lakes and woods, the 900 year old Norman Keep provides a stunning centre point to your day. Ceremonies take place on the majestic Banqueting Floor of the Castle, with receptions in the permanent Marquee in the gardens of the Georgian Mansion House. Smaller receptions can also be held in the Castle itself, and the Garden Cottage is available for preparation and for the couple’s first night.

Experience

Year Business Was Established
2004
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
Yes
Reviews
(9)
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Hannah & Chris
Married in May 2019
June 2019
Our day was perfect!
From start to finish, the standard of care and service we had was outstanding. Our day was perfect. Thank you for all your hard work and time.
Matthew & Suzanne
Married in October 2018
November 2018
Magical day
From first viewing to sitting down with Sarah, everyone was just fantastic & so helpful & understanding, such a beautiful place too. Our day was perfect & ran smoothly wi...
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Kim
Married in July 2018
August 2018
Great venue, average staff
We & our guests had the best day, the venue is beautiful. Staff can be quite patronising, and not great planners compared to other event venues. Various hidden charges, s...
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Donna & Mark
Married in December 2017
June 2019
The most magical, special wedding day
Wow and thank you. We had the most magical, special wedding day at Hedingham. It truly is the most spectacular venue. However what makes everything work and run to plan ...
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Maria & Kieran
Married in November 2017
June 2019
Really can’t thank you enough
We really can’t thank you enough for everything you did to make our wedding truly magical. Lauren, today would never have happened without you! You are a credit to Heding...
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Megan & Lloyd
Married in November 2017
June 2019
Everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves
Thank you so much to you (Sarah) and your team for doing such a fantastic job and ensuring our wedding day ran so smoothly. Jackie did a great job on the day and everyone...
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Location & Contact Details

Address

Bayley Street, Halstead, Essex, CO9 3DJ, England

Nearest Town

Braintree / Sudbury

Nearest Train Station

Braintree / Sudbury

Nearest Airport

Stansted Airport

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Press & Awards
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Industry Awards (3)

Essex Wedding Awards 2016 - Something Different Venue
Hudsons Heritage Awards 2017 - Best Wedding Venue
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FAQ
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What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Don't stress! We will look after you every step of the way when you are planning your wedding at Hedingham Castle.

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Historic Luxury Unique Romantic Fairytale

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

Matt Le Blanc, Elizabeth Hurley, Sean Bean, Alexander McQueen, David Starkey, Jamie Lang, Jamie Oliver, Joey Essex, Izabella Blow, Helena Bonham-Carter, Stjepan Hauser, Anna Chancellor, James Fleet, Jay Kay, Matt Cardle, and Henry VII.

What’s your favourite canapé?

Either Salt Beef & Gherkin on Ciabatta, with Mustard Mayonnaise OR our delicious Mac 'n' Cheese bites.

What is your venue's most unique feature?

Our beautiful 900-year-old Norman Keep in which our wedding ceremonies are held.

What part of your business are you most proud of?

We are most proud of our personal touches. We are a family business and a family home and we love to welcome new couples into our family.

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