£900 - £1950 for Venue Hire
Up to 130
2 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
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COVID-19 Update
We are now open for limited number Weddings and open viewings
Swallows Oast offers a wonderful 19th Century wedding venue and banqueting hall located in a beautiful rural setting.
Pricing & Costs

Venue Hire Only

Prices Start At
Maximum Price
£900 will be for a lunchtime hire from 12-5pm, £1950 will be an all day hire until midnight. All charges are exclusive of VAT.
What is included in this pricing:
Exclusive use

In-house catering
(price per head)

Prices Start At
Maximum Price
All catering costs include; staff, cutlery, crockery and glasses, everything on top of the tablecloth. No Corkage applies for after Ceremony or throughout the meal.
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
No. of Bedrooms
Sleeps No. of People
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Usual Finish Time
12:00 AM

Ceremony & Reception

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


Open Flame Permitted
Grade I/II Listed Building
Landscaped Gardens
Exclusive Use
Marquee Permitted
Bridal Changing Facilities
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Food and Drink

In-house Catering
Alcohol Licence
No Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
Full Description
license to perform civil ceremonies inside and outside. Different forms of catering available from sit down to barbeque/ spit roast or buffet. capacity can be increased to 200 with the use of an attached marquee. exclusive use of grounds to include a woodland trail, a lake with pagoda, stunning views and a camping field with the option of glamping/ bell tents. all forms of entertainment can be supplied or brought in, from live bands to DJs. bridal suite to accommodate the happy couple, the possibility of staying the night before with bridesmaids and preparation facilities. no corkage charged for after ceremony and throughout the meal .

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Mark
Swallows Oast is a family run business, and we pride ourselves in offering a friendly, personalised service. no two weddings are ever the same and we offer couples the flexibility to make the venue theirs for the day.


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Jessica & Martin Snape
Married in August 2019
January 2021
We had the day of our lives!
To The team at Swallows Oast, we cannot begin to thank you for all your hard work on the day of our wedding, we had the day of our lives! Everyone who came has had only good words about the venue. Thank you all again so much Jessica & Martin Snape
Iain & Liz Lilley
Married in July 2019
July 2019
we couldnt have wished for a better day
To Mark & Staff Thank you very much for all you did to make our wedding day so perfect. The venue is just beautiful. Everyone was so friendly and helpful, and a special thank you to the man who kept me (Liz) hydrated under my many layers in the heat! We couldn't have wished for a better day, I just wish we could do it all again. We are glad to see the arch & letters on Instagram, they look great in the woods. We are now looking forward to our honeymoon in Mauritius! love from Iain & Liz
Esther & Sam
Married in July 2019
January 2021
We had the most amazing day!
To Mark, Russell & Swallows Oast staff, Thank you so much for helping us to get ready everything we needed for the day. Everyone has said how smoothly the day ran & how natural and relaxed everything was, which i think is largely down to you & the wonderful staff at Swallows Oast who helped us. The food was incredible & went down an absolute storm with all our guests, Thanks Russell! Especially thank you for making everything Gluten free, it was so nice to have all this amazing food & to know i could eat absolutely everything. wishing you all the success for the future Love, Esther & Sam
The Happy Wests
Married in December 2018
January 2021
The day was completely perfect
Dear Mark & Russell, Thank you so much for all your amazing hard work in the run- up & Day of our wedding ! The day was completely perfect & people are still talking about the food & how amazing it was! Please pass on our thanks to your team as well! Thank you from the Wests
Tom & Jinanne
Wedding: October 2018
January 2021
The food, service and staff were all outstanding!
Dear Mark, Jason, Russell & Staff at Swallows Oast, We just wanted to say how grateful we are for making Tom & Jinanne's wedding day so special on Friday the 26th. The food, service and staff were all outstanding and we will be recommending your venue to anyone we know planning to get married. Best wishes, Lynn & Gordon Phillips
Mr & Mrs Neel
Married in May 2015
January 2021
The service you provided every expectation!
Dear Mark Vidal, Russell, Sasha & all the team at Swallows Oast... We cannot thank you enough for making our wedding day so 'perfect' & Special! 'Swallows Oast' is an amazing venue and we instantly fell in love with the place. Your venue offered everything we could of wished for and more. The service you provided exceeded every expectation. Love Mr & Mrs Neel XXX

Swallow's Oast spring wedding fayre

3rd May 2020
Come and view this spectacular venue and discuss your requirements with a range of quality wedding providers. From 10am- 3pm
Location & Contact Details


Gibbs Reed Farm, Pashley Road, Wadhurst, East Sussex, TN5 7HE, England

Travel Notes

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Press & Awards

Press & Awards (1)

luxury travel guide

Industry Awards (1)

LTG Wedding Venue of the Year South East 2019