Hedingham Castle


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Hedingham Castle is an unforgettable and romantic wedding venue setting for all styles of celebration.

A magnificent marriage begins in a magnificent place. When you marry at Hedingham, we are exclusively yours, always, hosting unique weddings as individual as the couple at the heart of them. We are your home for the day, and promise you a lifetime of happy memories in this glorious setting. Once your vows are exchanged in the captivating 900-year-old Norman Castle, you can continue your day with the reception in the atmosphere of the Castle or in the splendid rooms of the Georgian House and Ballroom Marquee. If you are looking for a longer celebration, a weekend wedding gives you the gift of time - more time to soak up every magical moment of what will undoubtedly be some of the best days of your lives. With the whole estate at your disposal, we can help you create a completely bespoke wedding experience you, and your guests, will treasure forever.

Hedingham Castle at a Glance

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Price Range
£5500 - £30000
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Type of Venue
Stately Home
Unique Venue
Exclusive Use
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Seated Capacity
Up to 150
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Reception Capacity
Up to 200
Exclusive hire Romantic Castle ceremony Up to 150 guests Perfect for a Weekend Wedding Elegant Ballroom Marquee available for larger weddings Accommodation available within the estate Pricing Category : LuxuryMinimum Price : 5500Reception Capacity ( Indoor / Outdoor ) : 200Seated Dining Capacity ( Indoor or Outdoor ) : 150Has AccommodationBridal Suite : Honeymoon Suite View More
Sleeps No Of People : 21HistoricCastleCountry House Manor HouseNumber of People In Team : 5No of Weddings Hosted : Number of Weddings Hosted - More Than 50Location : In The CountrysideNearest Town : HalsteadNearest Airport : StanstedNearest Motorway : M25Nearest Train Station : SudburyChurch Within Walking DistanceLandmarkUnique Wedding VenueUnusualFormalIntimateLuxuryIn House DancefloorCeremony LicenceAlcohol LicenseBYOB PermittedCorkage ChargeAlcohol ProvisionBartendingIn House CateringIn House Wine ListPre-Wedding ConsultationSeated MealSet UpStaff ProvidedTables And Chairs ProvidedTableware ProvidedTastingsCeremony and Reception MusiciansSound Systems Available Ceremony MusicReception MusicPackageMarquee Wedding SpecialistOn The Day Wedding CoordinationPublic Liability InsuranceBridal Changing FacilitiesDisabled AccessExclusive UseGrade Listed BuildingIn House Wedding CoordinatorLandscaped GardensOnsite ParkingOutdoor SpaceWater ViewGreat ViewsLovely GroundsRomanticGarden OutdoorStately Home View Less

Top Wedding Tips

Start planning your big day as soon as possible, you'll be amazed at how much there is to do and how many decisions there are to be made and giving yourself plenty of time allows it to be fun!

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

Get an idea of the number of guests you'd like to invite before settling on your venue. At Hedingham we can cater for up to 70 dining in the Castle and 150 in the Ballroom Marquee.

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Megan and Matthew
Very attentive, great service so far
With everything going on with Covid-19, we are so grateful to Sarah and the team for the great service so far. Always on the other end of an email ready to help, we’re excited for the big day!


A day in the life of a Hedingham wedding

From getting ready with your bridesmaids in The Garden Cottage, to dancing the night away with your nearest and dearest, discover your dream wedding experience with this virtual tour video. Video by Jethro @ Orchard Films

Discover Grandeur at Hedingham Castle

A 900 year old Norman Keep and impressive Mansion House set within acres of magnificent grounds, Hedingham Castle is the ultimate backdrop for your wedding.

Discover Romance at Hedingham Castle

It’s not every day you get married in a Castle. Hedingham is the most romantic venue in the country, full of history, atmosphere and grandeur.

Discover Bespoke at Hedingham Castle

At Hedingham, we pride ourselves on being able to create and deliver a completely personal wedding experience for every couple.


Essex Wedding Awards 2016: Wedding Venue of the Year - Something Different
Essex Wedding Awards 2016: Wedding Venue of the Year - Something Different
Essex Wedding Awards 2018: Wedding Venue of the Year - Heritage
Essex Wedding Awards 2018: Wedding Venue of the Year - Heritage


UKbride Approved Supplier
UKbride Approved Supplier


Hedingham Castle, Bayley Street, Castle Hedingham, Halstead, Essex, CO9 3DJ

Hedingham Castle

  • Hedingham Castle
  • Bayley Street, Castle Hedingham
  • Halstead
  • Essex
  • CO9 3DJ
  • United Kingdom