Mulberry House

High Ongar

UKbride 5 Heart Rating
5 EXCELLENT
37 Reviews

Information For Mulberry House

Our beautiful Georgian House set in 22 acres of stunning grounds creating the perfect backdrop for your wedding celebrations.

Mulberry House is a family run boutique Hotel with many years of experience in delivering the finest of Weddings in Essex. We are licensed for civil ceremonies up to 130 guests and also have two ideal wedding reception venues to choose from… or use both!

For you wedding ceremony you can opt for our beautiful Cedar Suite which provides a wonderful and atmospheric space for you to take your vows. If the sun is shining and you would like to get married outside, why not take advantage of our new Lake View Gazebo where guests will be seated amongst stunning views while they wait for you to take your walk down the aisle.

Our Mulberry Suite has two exquisite chandeliers and exposed beams whereas our Marquee has floor to ceiling white drapes with a private decking terrace. Our Garden Room & Orangery provide the perfect setting for your drink’s reception, overlooking our grounds and lake providing the perfect backdrop for your wedding photos!

The foodies amongst you will be delighted to know that we have an amazing team of in-house Chef’s who are dedicated to delivering mouth-watering food that tastes as good as it looks!

Whilst we have subtly converted the venue into a beautiful hotel and wedding venue with accommodation, we have kept in mind the fantastic history of the building, which offers a combination of traditional Georgian architecture with modern 21st-century additions offering the flexibility and standard you require.

We boast 22 bedrooms within our hotel, all of which are reserved for you & your guests for the night of your wedding. The hotel rooms are situated within a listed Georgian house as well as our outside courtyard rooms. Your guests can truly relax and enjoy the occasion at their convenience, then spend the following morning with close friends and family before heading off.

Our Events Team have a real passion for excellence and for creating unforgettable wedding celebrations in our romantic heritage setting.

Come and see us and see why Mulberry House is considered one of the best Wedding venues in Essex.

o Our ‘One Wedding a Day’ promise
o Bespoke wedding packages
o Experienced weddings & events team to help every step of the way
o Extensive grounds providing the perfect backdrop for your wedding photos
o Seating for up to 120 guests for your ceremony and wedding breakfast
o Space to accommodate 200+ evening guests
o Licensed for civil wedding ceremonies, partnerships and renewal of vows
o Beautiful Lake View Gazebo, licensed for outside ceremonies
o Stunning on-site Bridal Suite and accommodation
o Highly experienced in-house Head Chef & catering team
o Private dressing room for both the Bride & Groom

Mulberry House at a Glance

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Price Range
P.O.A
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Bedrooms
23
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Type of Venue
Stately Home
Exclusive Use
Marquee Weddings
Hotel Weddings
Orangery Weddings
Same-Sex Weddings
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Seated Capacity
Up to 140
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Reception Capacity
Up to 200
Licenced for Civil Ceremonies, both inside & outside Onsite accommodation for you and your guests Both the Mulberry Suite & the Marquee have dedicated bar facilities Stunning backdrop for Wedding photos Exquisite food from our team of in-house Chef’s Extended wildlife family – resident Alpacas & Donkeys Reception Capacity ( Indoor / Outdoor ) : 200Seated Dining Capacity ( Indoor or Outdoor ) : 140Has AccommodationBridal Suite : Honeymoon SuiteSleeps No Of People : 2Country House Manor House View More
Wedding Contact : 01277 365398Number of People In Team : 4No of Weddings Hosted : Number of Weddings Hosted - More Than 50Location : In The CountrysideNearest Town : Ongar, EssexNearest Airport : StanstedNearest Motorway : M11Nearest Train Station : Epping Tube StationChurch Within Walking DistanceClassicFormalLuxuryConfetti PermittedOpen Flame PermittedCeremony LicenceAlcohol LicenseBartendingIn House CateringIn House Wine ListBridal Changing FacilitiesDisabled AccessExclusive UseGrade Listed BuildingIn House Wedding CoordinatorLandscaped GardensMarquee or Tipi PermittedOnsite ParkingOutdoor SpacePet FriendlyWater ViewGreat ViewsLovely GroundsRomanticStylishGarden OutdoorHotelWedding PlannersOrangerySame-Sex View Less

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Mulberry House Reviews

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Sam Eldridge
Review Date
02 Sep 2019
I got married at Mulberry House on 24th August 2019. I can't recommend it enough,the staff were amazing and all the guests commented on what a stunning venue it is and how beautiful the grounds are. Most of the guests even said it's the best wedding they have eve been to. The wedding went so smoothly thanks to everyone that works there. we loved it so much that we are trying to book a first anniversary party there. x
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James & Couch
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09 Aug 2019
Incredible day!
Liam and I would like to say a huge thank you to yourself, Georgia, Claire and all the team on the day for being absolutely incredible! The day ran completely smoothly and I didn’t need to worry about anything! The venue looked beautiful and the food was so delicious - we received quite a few comments from guests that this was the best food they had ever had at a wedding! The staff were all so helpful and went out of their way - one of the waitresses even helped me with my dress. We would without a doubt recommend Mulberry House to anyone as a wedding venue and can’t wait to return for dinner for our first wedding anniversary.
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Kirsten Defoe-Hedger
Review Date
05 May 2019
Following visiting Mulberry House for one of their open days we decided to book for our wedding reception on the 27th April 2019. We were not disappointed. From booking with Stephanie, planning with Heather and Clare who was there on the day everything was taken care of. When we saw the sample menu there was loads of choice and the menu tasting proved how great the food was. We included extras like the champagne sorbet as it was incredible and refreshing. On the day they made sure we ate and drank and gave us a few minutes to pause before everything continued, these moments on the day meant a lot to us. Mulberry House have a list of helpful recommended suppliers and through this we got in touch with Aurora Pearl DJ, Spencer Wood Magician, TJ designs as well as David and Sandra Islip who did our photography and Cak enbakes who did our amazing cake. The whole day couldn’t have gone better and I cannot thank Mulberry House enough for their part in this. If you are looking at booking a wedding or wedding reception I would highly recommend and make sure you make time to walk round the lovely gardens.
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Hayley Evans
Review Date
27 Apr 2019
Can’t thank Clare, Heather and the rest of the team enough for making our Wedding on April 21st so amazing!! Everyone was so helpful and they really could not do enough for us! They made our day perfect for us. Thanks again to you all Hayley and Noel xx
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Beth Richardson
Review Date
14 Apr 2019
Professional and utterly amazing. They made sure our wedding day was everything we wished for. They set the bar very high and are an example of excellent hospitality. Food, service and venue are faultless. Thank you for everything Mulberry.
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Katherine Laura
Review Date
16 Mar 2019
Sam and I just both want to say a huge thank you to you and your team. We’ve not stopped saying how perfect the day was and most of that was done to your organising and preparations back stage. We really did have our dream wedding and it was at such an amazing venue to have it at. Thank you again. Katherine and Sam
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stephen kirby
Review Date
14 Nov 2018
Me and my new wife held our wedding day here , we had a wonderful day. We would definitely recommend to everyone.
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Martyn Tillett
Review Date
14 Nov 2018
Beautiful place, so helpful and so responsive to you hence why we chose this pace for our wedding venue.
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Susie Mendoza
Review Date
07 Aug 2018
Thank you to everyone at Mulberry house for the most magical wedding day. Your personal touch and being so adaptable made the day perfect. Mulberry house is a wonderful location with lots of hidden gems. Every member of the team at Mulberry house are so welcoming and helpful. It's a truly special place to be. We want to thank Heather especially for being our amazing wedding co-ordinstor. Thank you Rosie for everything you did for us on our special day. Justin and I can't wait to visit you all again
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Lindsey Marjoram
Review Date
04 Aug 2018
From the first time we visited mulberry and received such a warm welcome we knew it was th place for us. The venue is stunning inside and out a perfect setting all year round ( we checked before selecting our date) Once we made our booking we received a pack informing us of timelines and supplier lists etc this really helps get you started. Thought the first planning meeting isn’t until 4 months before the wedding, the mulberry staff are very helpful with any questions in the months before this date. At the planning meeting they work hard to ensure evertpything id perfect for you and as you get to know your planner you realise your wedding in in good hands. On the day of our wedding I was truly amazed by the care, attention to detail, organisation and welcome that all of the mulberry staff provide. Our wedding planner Heather was there on the day and you can fully put your trust in her to ensure everything goes to plan. Yes there are a few changes as things don’t always workout as they should but the mulberry team are seamless in the way they pull off the wedding of your dreams. I can’t praise them enough, I am a total control freak and it takes a lot to hand all of the careful planning over to others and I can honestly say I would trust them with it all again tomorrow. This amazing team have done us proud, the day was perfect, my husband and I couldn’t be happier. Bravo mulberry you are fantastic From everyone there on July 29th Xxx
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Chelmsford Road, High Ongar, Essex, CM5 9NL

Mulberry House

  • Chelmsford Road
  • High Ongar
  • Essex
  • CM5 9NL
  • United Kingdom

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Events Team

We would love to meet you to discuss your Wedding plans and to show you how Mulberry House can provide the perfect setting for your wedding. Our events team have a combined experience of over 30 years in planning & delivering dream weddings. We are completely flexible and happy to work with any suppliers you choose although equally happy to recommend people if that helps. We are always on hand to answer all of your questions and enquiries and to ensure that your day is as magical as it can be!