Kirtlington Park Oxfordshire Weddings
Elegant country weddings find their home at Kirtlington Park, a spectacular Grade I listed Palladian mansion in the heart of the idyllic Oxfordshire countryside. This charming and secluded English country house has everything you need for an unforgettable wedding experience in one place, including stunningly light-filled staterooms, first-class catering, a spacious bridal suite, and four individually designed en-suite double bedrooms.
Weddings at Kirtlington Park are seamless and stress-free, with every detail carefully considered by the dedicated events team. Planning will be a breeze with the help of Kirtlington’s highly experienced wedding coordinator, who will guide you through every step of the process and assist with any queries you may have. You’ll also have access to a hand-picked portfolio of exceptional caterers, florists, photographers and audiovisual experts who will help you design a truly unique and personal occasion.
The Scene at Kirtlington Park Oxfordshire
Kirtlington Park is a magnificent Grade I listed Palladian mansion nestled amid 3,000 acres of rolling parkland designed by the famous English gardener and landscape architect Sir Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown. The sprawling and secluded grounds offer uninterrupted views across to the beautiful Chiltern Hills, forming a spectacular backdrop for wedding celebrations at this exclusive country house venue in Oxfordshire.
Following a major redecoration in 2018, the house has been restored to its former glory and is now brimming with the refined elegance and beauty of the Classical era. Luxurious touches and modern amenities blend seamlessly with classic period features, evoking a sense of glamour and grandeur that will make your wedding experience at Kirtlington Park a truly memorable one.
When hiring Kirtlington Park for your wedding, you’ll enjoy exclusive access to the gardens, four elegant staterooms, and a luxurious private bridal suite, giving you the freedom to create your perfect day. Enjoy total privacy and seclusion amidst the picturesque Oxfordshire countryside, with endless photo opportunities across the expansive grounds and meticulously landscaped gardens.
Kirtlington Park’s stunning bridal suite has been styled to perfection, with its grand four-poster bed, adjoining dressing room and spacious bathroom, all with outstanding parkland views. This elegant suite is the ideal place to get ready in style before the wedding, with plenty of room for your bridal party, photographer, and hair and makeup team. A further four individually designed en-suite double bedrooms, all full of character and charm, are perfect for family and friends wishing to stay overnight.
Kirtlington Park Wedding Ceremonies
Four of Kirtlington Park’s superb staterooms are licensed to hold civil ceremonies, including the charming Drawing Room and the unique Monkey Room. The most popular space for wedding ceremonies is the spacious and stylish Saloon, with its elegant pale blue walls and beautiful coronation portraits. Following your ceremony in the Saloon, guests can spill out onto the adjoining garden terrace to enjoy drinks and nibbles while looking out over the idyllic Chiltern Hills.
Kirtlington Park Wedding Receptions
Wedding receptions at Kirtlington Park are nothing short of spectacular. With glorious sprawling grounds to explore and a selection of elegant staterooms that are exclusively yours for the day, you have the freedom to create your perfect wedding day flow. Enjoy Champagne and canapés on the lawns, drinks on the terrace followed by dinner in the Great Hall, or a magnificent marquee wedding in the gardens — the choice is yours!
Wedding breakfasts typically unfold in the Great Hall, offering plenty of space to seat up to 145 guests comfortably. As your guests sit down to dine, they’ll be blown away by the exceptional menus from Kirtlington Park’s renowned caterers, with delicious options to suit all tastes.
As evening rolls around, the wedding celebrations spill out into the adjoining Saloon. Boasting a spacious dancefloor and soaring high ceilings, it’s the perfect place to dance the night away with your loved ones. Smaller adjoining staterooms provide quiet retreats for guests to relax and mingle, while the garden terrace is ideal for those needing some fresh air.
To ensure you and your guests have an unforgettable night, the Kirtlington team can organise live musicians, DJs, cocktail bars, spectacular sound and lighting, chill-out areas, and late-night nibbles. No matter how extravagant your vision, they’ll ensure every detail comes together seamlessly for your dream wedding reception at Kirtlington Park.
Wedding Photography at Kirtlington Park Oxfordshire
You’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to your wedding photography at Kirtlington Park, with an array of breathtaking photo locations dotted across the sprawling grounds. Classical architecture, immaculately landscaped gardens, and Capability Brown-designed parklands provide a picture-perfect backdrop for your photoshoot at this elegant country estate wedding venue near London.Request A Viewing
Wedding Venue Details
Spaces At This Venue
The Great Hall
This spacious, light-filled room features elegant historical details and a neutral cream colour palette. Oversized windows flood the Great Hall with natural light while high ceilings create a bright and airy feel, creating a welcoming atmosphere for wedding receptions at Kirtlington Park.Read More
A popular location for wedding ceremonies at Kirtlington Park, the striking Saloon is a beautiful space boasting pastel blue walls and exquisite historical portraits. The Saloon can accommodate up to 150 guests for ceremonies and opens onto the sprawling garden terrace, with far-reaching views of the Chiltern Hills.Read More
All our guests raved about the food and we were enormously impressed with every aspect of the service you provided on the day.
Sonia & Will
We will never forget our absolutely magical wedding day at Kirtlington Park.
Darcey & Angus
Thank you so much for our fantastic wedding! We are so happy and had such a wonderful day.
Cassie & Phil
Frequently Asked Questions
The venue hire fee for Friday and Saturday weddings at Kirtlington Park is £9,700, including VAT.
Weddings at Kirtlington Park must end by midnight.
The spacious Great Hall can accommodate up to 110 seated guests or 300 standing guests for cocktail-style events.
Weddings at Kirtlington Park are nothing short of spectacular, with luxury accommodation, elegant wedding spaces, and picturesque landscaped gardens forming a beautiful setting for wedding celebrations at this private country house near London.
There is an exceptional range of accommodation within 10-15 minutes of Kirtlington Park. Options include:
- The Chesterton Hotel
- Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa
- Holiday Inn Express Bicester
Yes, there is ample parking onsite at Kirtlington Park.
Events at Kirtlington Park are catered by a hand-picked list of renowned suppliers, with options to suit all tastes and budgets.
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