Riverside House Hotel


Information For Riverside House Hotel

The Riverside House Hotel is a 15 bedroomed Georgian building, in the town of Mildenhall Suffolk.

This stunning Grade 2* listed Building is set in beautiful landscaped gardens on the banks of the River Lark Built around 1720 it has in its former years been a private house, school, nursing home but is now one of Suffolk’s leading names in wedding venues. Hosting around 70 weddings a year, we are able to offer anything from room hire only to fully exclusive use of the hotel. All weddings are tailor made to the guests’ requirements, with bespoke menus being provided and with talented chefs any menu is possible. We offer all types of ceremonies, blessings, christenings even the renewal of vows ceremonies.

Attentive staff provide a top quality and personal service where nothing is too much trouble

The Riverside House Hotel although licenced for ceremonies is only a short walk from the historic St Marys Church. Both our Terrace Restaurant and smaller Mill Suite are licenced for marriages and weather permitting ceremonies can be conducted in the south facing garden.

We boast 15 En suite bedrooms, comprising of our enchanting bridal room, four garden facing double rooms and one garden facing family room, three beautiful attic rooms (two family and one double) and six church facing double rooms.

Our Terrace Restaurant can comfortably seat up to 90 guests for a sit - down wedding breakfast or up to 150 if combining it with our Mill Suite. Two well stocked bars provide drinks for all tastes. Our picturesque garden and outside terrace provide the ideal place for reception drinks, Hog Roasts and BBQ`s

For your evening entertainment, we can accommodate up to 250 guests, with catering ranging from traditional homemade finger food, cheese boards or cheese cakes, bacon baps, fish finger sandwiches and much much more.
The morning after enjoy, over a delicious cooked breakfast reminiscing with family and friends.

Riverside House Hotel at a Glance

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Price Range
£4500 - £12000
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Type of Venue
Stately Home
Marquee Weddings
Hotel Weddings
Exclusive Use
Same-Sex Weddings
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Seated Capacity
Up to 150
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Reception Capacity
Up to 250
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Top Wedding Tips

When thinking about the time of your ceremony, make sure you have enough time to get ready ensuring a calm feeling so you can enjoy the rest of the day.

Make sure your wedding co ordinator is there for you on the day, as you have just spent the last year or so with them discussing your dream day.

It’s your day, pick a venue that listens to you, rather than you listen to them.


The Riverside House Hotel

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UKbride Approved Supplier
UKbride Approved Supplier


17 Mill Street, Mildenhall, Suffolk, IP28 7DP

Riverside House Hotel

  • 17 Mill Street
  • Mildenhall
  • Suffolk
  • IP28 7DP
  • United Kingdom

Meet the Manager

Image of Key Person Ged Sharrocks
Ged Sharrocks

With over 37 years looking after couples special days, I can honestly say I have attended thousands of weddings. It really is a great feeling when the bride comes up to you and says GED!, this has been the best day of my life, thank you. Let me help make your special day even more special……you won’t regret it