£1800 - £3400 for Venue Hire
Up to 150
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Samlesbury Hall is a gorgeous stately home in Lancashire with a rich history.
Pricing & Costs
Venue Hire Only
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Features & Capacity
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Late Night Extension
Bridal Changing Facilities
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Outdoor Reception Space
Ceremony & Reception
Sound System Available
Food and Drink
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-House Wine List
Asian Wedding Specialist
Jewish Wedding Specialist
Muslim Wedding Specialist
If we can do it, we will!
Samlesbury Hall is a magical venue for the most memorable day of your lives... You will be drawn into ancient wooded grounds before you catch your first glimpse of this magnificent black and white medieval building, with a gorgeous emerald green lawn and sweeping driveway. It will be completely yours, exclusively for the day. Together with an exquisite menu, designed especially for you, a Samlesbury Hall wedding fulfils every dream. Their award winning chefs source only the finest local produce to ensure your first meal as a married couple will never be forgotten. With everything under one roof, and historic rooms licensed for ceremonies, holding your wedding ceremony at Samlesbury Hall means there is no need for any travel for you and your guests. Your perfect day will end by dancing the night away on the wooden floors of the Great Hall until the early hours, complemented by your choice of evening food and entertainment. Offer your guests a truly unique stay – Samlesbury Hall’s fully en-suite shepherd’s huts are nestled amongst festoon lit historic woodland, providing a comfortable night for at least 100 guests. For the married couple, with its oak slipper bed and roll top bath, double shower and complimentary fizz & sweeties, the Gatehouse is pure romance to finish the most fantastic day. With over half a century’s experience, Samlesbury Hall invites you to become a part of their history, and offer you the warmest welcome. Their managers, chefs and liveried time are on hand to offer you guidance on every step of the way. Meet the team at one of their open evenings, or arrange a one-to-one personal look-around!
Personal Message from the Manager
Name of Wedding Contact: Rachael
We would be absolutely delighted to welcome you to Samlesbury hall. We love weddings and it's what we do best! If you need any guidance or have any specific ideas, just ask - we will do it!
Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
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Lynsey & Jonathan
Married in July 2017
The best wedding breakfast
All the staff who worked during the reception were extremely professional and the food was delightful. All of our guests have commented on the stunning setting and what ...
Anne & Jason
Married in November 2017
The venue was truly amazing
Dear Angela, Beth & all the team at Samlesbury Hall Just a quick note to say thank you for helping to make our wedding day on 26th November, so special. We had a fantast...
Lorna & Carl
Married in October 2016
Well and truly exceeded expectations!
To everyone at Samlesbury An 'official' thank you to just say once again, wow! Samlesbury Hall well and truly exceeded our expectations beyond belief for our wedding. Ev...
Stephanie & Martin
Married in April 2017
Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!
THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! Everything, absolutely everything you did for us leading up to and on the big day was amazing - from your bubbling enthusiasm and ideas, ...
Location & Contact Details
Preston New Rd, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 0UP, England
We are only a 5 minute drive away from the M6 and our venue is easy to find for guests!
Nearest Motorway & Junction
M6 Junction 31
Nearest Train Station
Press & Awards
Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?
There is no best wedding that has happened at Samlesbury Hall - each wedding we host is just as special as the last. From small parties of 20, to big receptions of 250 - we will make sure each and every guest is looked after!
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Relax - let us take the stress out of planning your special day so you can enjoy the best day of your lives!
Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?
We are so lucky to have such a striking building, our black & white quatrefoiled Hall is a photographer's dream. There are also several gorgeous spots in our grounds - the manicured front lawn, the rose gardens & the pretty festoon lit courtyard to name a few! Don't worry if the weather takes a turn for the worse, our oak panelled 14th century rooms will make a perfect backdrop for your wedding photographs.
What is your venue's most unique feature?
Your guests can follow up the most fantastic day in our 700 year old Hall, in our luxurious Shepherd's Hut Hamlet (they best night's sleep they'll ever have!)
What part of your business are you most proud of?
Samlesbury Hall is a registered charity (no 526052), meaning that any money we make goes straight back into the Hall to ensure it is kept open for future generations. We have been hosting weddings for over 50 years and we have seen families grow as they come back to visit! The weddings we host are vital in keeping our historic Hall open, but there's nothing we love more!