Chiswick House and Gardens
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Burlington Lane, England, W4 2RP, United Kingdom
Chiswick House and Gardens Weddings
Set within a 65-acre green haven, Chiswick House & Gardens has it all – verdant views, historic grandeur, lush backdrops and tranquil environs. It is no wonder that this iconic estate has garnered the reputation of hosting some of London’s most unique wedding celebrations.
The Scene at Chiswick House & Gardens
With a history spanning almost 300 years, Chiswick House & Gardens makes an impression with its sprawling Italian gardens and neo-Palladian villa. The estate is a short driving distance from the buzzing City of London.
Whether you prefer an elegant, intimate celebration or an elaborate function, rely on our dedicated events team and wedding coordinator to customise your day down to the last detail.
Individually, every venue has its own charm. Coupled with the natural beauty of the surrounding gardens and landscape, Chiswick House & Gardens promises a memorable experience for every London city wedding.
Chiswick House & Gardens Wedding Ceremonies
Of the five spectacular venue options onsite, Chiswick House, as well as The Conservatory, are licensed for civil ceremonies. Couples opting to conduct their service at the former will be able to say ‘I do’ beneath the stunning Domed Saloon. The villa can accommodate up to 90 guests.
The Conservatory, on the other hand, offers couples the opportunity to say their vows in a 19th-century glasshouse, surrounded by colourful blooms. 100 guests can be hosted here comfortably. Chiswick House & Gardens also allows outdoor ceremonies for humanist weddings.
Both venues can be hired exclusively for just the ceremony. The venue hire fee is £3000. Civil ceremonies can be booked between 2.30pm-5.30pm. The property has an approved supplier list for entertainment, flowers and furniture – to help you design an idyllic day.
Chiswick House & Gardens Wedding Receptions
With five unique and charming venues onsite, wedding receptions of varying capacities can be organised at Chiswick House & Gardens.
Chiswick House provides a lavish indoor setting with beautiful artworks to make your wedding day memorable. After a breathtaking ceremony under the Domed Saloon, enjoy drinks and canapés in the ornate galleries. A drinks reception for 120 guests or a banquet-style dinner for up to 80 guests is ideal at the villa.
A 19th-century glasshouse set within an Italian garden, The Conservatory is a naturally-lit and serene venue for your wedding reception. While the ceremony will be conducted indoors, drinks and canapés can be arranged on the raised lawns. Perfect, if you’re planning a drinks reception with 150 guests.
A relaxed wedding dinner followed by speeches and dancing is every couple’s dream for their wedding day! As a flexible, semi-permanent marquee with chandelier lighting, The Burlington Pavilion provides a dreamy setting to bring your wedding reception to life. The venue offers flexibility in terms of layout and decoration. It can comfortably host between 40-220 guests for a seated dinner and dance.
Venue hire starts from £6000 (including VAT) and provides exclusive use of the estate’s three wedding venues. Also included are the services of a dedicated wedding coordinator and permissions for photography across the entire estate. Chiswick House & Gardens has recently partnered with Food Show to create catering packages for events. The venue has an alcohol license and allows BYO alcohol. Event timings are from 2.30pm-11pm.
Wedding Photography Near Chiswick House & Gardens
With your venue hire, you also get access to the entire estate for photography and filming. The 65-acre landscaped gardens; with their beautiful vistas, hidden pathways and vibrant flora – offer stunning photo opportunities. A few other wedding photography locations in the vicinity include:
- Kew Gardens
- Richmond Park
- Petersham Nurseries
Wedding Venue Details
Spaces At This Venue
Decked in 18th-century art, Chiswick House, provides an intimate setting for weddings, private dinners and other social events. The neo-Palladian villa boasts lavish gallery rooms and a Domed Saloon. Three upper gallery rooms can host banquet-style dinners for up to 80 guests or a standing reception for 120 guests. Drinks and canapes can be enjoyed in the Courtyard outside the villa.
A Grade-I listed glasshouse, The Conservatory is home to the estate's historic camellia collection. A popular venue for weddings and intimate dinner parties, it is located in the Italian Gardens. If you're hosting an event at The Conservatory, you'll have full privacy, so your guests have the opportunity to discover its verdant surrounds. The space is perfect for a drink and canapé reception of up to 150 guests.
The Burlington Pavilion
Providing an exquisite setting, The Burlington Pavilion is a hot favourite when it comes to hosting wedding receptions or private dinner parties. The semi-permanent marquee has been designed with chandelier lighting and neutral ivory interiors. It offers expansive and flexible event space for hosting, entertaining and dancing. On warmer evenings, guests are welcome to step outside to explore the Vollerie gardens. Up to 220 guests can be comfortably accommodated for a dinner and dance.
Chiswick House & Gardens Catering
Chiswick House & Gardens provides a range of packages in partnership with event catering company Food Show, renowned for their fresh and innovative food. If you’re hosting an event at the award-winning Chiswick House Café, the Company of Cooks can provide catering services for barbecues or buffets. BYO alcohol is allowed during events. Get in touch with the events team for package details.
Highlights of Catering at Chiswick House & Gardens:
- BYO alcohol
- Dining packages in partnership with Food Show
- Seated meal facilities + barbeque and buffet menu options
- Alcohol license
- Clayton Hotel Chiswick
- Premier Inn London Chiswick hotel
- Seraphine Hammersmith
- Kew Gardens Hotel
- La Trompette
- Villa di Geggiano
- Charlotte’s Bistro
- Dukes Meadows
- Chiswick House and Gardens
- Turnham Green
- Chiswick Common
- Gunnersbury Triangle Local Nature Reserve
- Hogarth’s House
- Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
- London Museum of Water & Steam
Absolutely stunning wedding venue! […] Chiswick House is a really special one! The historic house, the beautifully kept gardens and the brilliant and professional event team make this an ideal wedding venue.
Eva Tarnok ·
We went for an event […] sculptures around the park all lit up, providing a great evening […] bright display on the main gates […] an amazing display at the end, definitely recommended.
Lewis Lyons ·
What an amazing jewel is hidden behind those walls. It`s a truly delightful place. It`s easy to park and both the house and the grounds are beautiful.
Frequently Asked Questions
Venue hire for weddings at Chiswick House & Gardens start from £3000.
Weddings of varying sizes ranging from 40-220 guests can be accommodated at Chiswick House & Gardens
The cut-off time for weddings is 11pm.
Weddings at Chiswick House & Gardens can be personalised depending on the couple’s vision of their wedding day. If you’re looking for lavish and dramatic backdrops, the villa is perfect. For couples seeking a venue that can be decorated in sync with the wedding theme, The Burlington Pavilion, with its neutral ivory interiors, offers a lot of flexibility. For stunning landscape views, The Conservatory provides a magical setting surrounded by roses, wisteria and other colourful blooms.
Yes, guests attending events at this historic estate can book accommodation at the following hotels.
- Clayton Hotel Chiswick – Room prices from £80
- Novotel London Brentford – Room prices from £85
- Seraphine Hammersmith – Room prices from £79
- Kew Gardens Hotel – Room prices from £146
A public car park, off the Westbound A4, is a quick 5-minute walk and ideal for parking. The car park is operated by Hounslow Council.
Food Show has partnered with Chiswick House & Gardens to provide catering services during events. Menus are innovative, and packages are available in consultation with the events team.
Komal has been planning high-end weddings since 2017 and specialises in curating luxurious experiences at events across London. You'll love Komal's creativity, organisation, and meticulous eye for detail as you work with her to find your dream venue.
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