Stifford Hall Hotel

High Road, North Stifford, England, RM16 5UE, United Kingdom


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Stifford Hall Hotel Essex Weddings

Are you dreaming of a romantic hotel wedding venue in Essex? Look no further than Stifford Hall Hotel. This spectacular 18th-century Georgian mansion is brimming with elegance and sophistication, and the surrounding acres of parkland are perfect for wedding photos. With 97 stylish bedrooms, a bar & restaurant and several versatile wedding spaces, you and your guests will feel utterly pampered from the moment you arrive. 

With a wedding license enabling you to hold both your ceremony and reception in one location, Stifford Hall Hotel is the ideal Essex wedding venue for your happily ever after. The outdoor garden is an ideal spot for cocktail hour and photos. And the location? Second to none. Conveniently located for access to plenty of hotspots in the region, the hotel is just over 20 minutes away from Central London by car.

The Scene at Stifford Hall Hotel Essex

When it comes to manor house wedding venues in Essex, Stifford Hall is a fantastic option. And guess what? They only host one wedding per day, ensuring that their focus is dedicated entirely to making your dream wedding a reality. The restored manor house boasts three gorgeous banqueting suites, each catering to individual tastes and wedding themes. 

Come and experience the charm and elegance of Stifford Hall Hotel for yourself, and let their experienced team help you create the wedding of your dreams. With the help of your dedicated wedding coordinator, the Stifford Hall team will work tirelessly to ensure that every aspect of your day is taken care of, leaving you free to enjoy every moment. Not forgetting the six-acre gardens surrounding the manor house that are just perfect for romantic photo opportunities.

Stifford Hall Hotel Wedding Ceremonies

Most couples at Stifford Hall Hotel choose to have their ceremony in the Gazebo if there’s good weather — or the Regency Suite, followed by welcome drinks on the terrace. 

The Regency Suite is sure to take your breath away with its majestic decor and floor-to-ceiling windows that look out onto the gardens. They’ve got you covered with the charming Gazebo if you prefer an outdoor ceremony. 

After the ceremony, you and your guests can continue the celebrations on the covered terrace with a refreshing welcome drink. And, if you’re considering a civil wedding, Stifford Hall has a license to host both your ceremony and reception.

Stifford Hall Hotel Wedding Receptions

Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life. Stifford Hall offers a range of beautiful reception suites to make your day special and just as you imagined. Each space provides a unique and enchanting setting for your celebration, from the regal Blenheim Suite to the serene Garden Suite. Stifford Hall Hotel’s experienced wedding coordinator is on hand to help guide you through every step of the planning process, ensuring that your day runs smoothly and seamlessly. 

Wedding Photography at Stifford Hall Hotel

With six acres of manicured gardens and a historic house as a timeless backdrop, you’ll have plenty of locations for your treasured wedding photos at Stifford Hall Hotel.

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sitting Up to 110 Sitting
standing Up to 169 Standing

Wedding Venue Details

Wedding Services Ceremony & Reception
Reception Only
Wedding Ceremony Indoor


Accommodation Onsite
Rooms Available 97
Onsite Car Parking
Available Spaces 101

Spaces At This Venue

  • Regency At Stifford Hall Hotel Wedding

    Regency Suite

    Surrounded by landscaped gardens, this impressive and light-filled function suite can host up to 110 guests for a sit-down meal and up to 170 guests for an evening buffet.

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  • Indoor Ceremony At Stifford Hall Hotel Wedding

    Garden Suite

    This suite is located on the ground floor, with its own private entrance setting the tone for elegance. Step out onto your private patio, and enjoy the views of the gardens while sipping a drink from your private bar.

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Nearby attractions:

  • Mardyke Golf Club
  • Belhus Woods Country Park
  • Grays Town Park

Venue Testimonials

If you're looking for a wedding venue, it is highly recommended by us. Thank you so much to the staff at Stifford Hall Hotel!

Caren W

Beautiful venue. Definitely recommend it for that special party/wedding or celebration!

Rebecca S

I celebrated my wedding here, and honestly, it was the best day of my life! The rooms were immaculate, beautiful venue, impeccable staff, and great food! What more can you want? Everything was fantastic!

Aurellie N

Frequently Asked Questions

All wedding packages at Stifford Hall Hotel are bespoke. Prices start from £5,000.

The Regency Suite has space for 110 guests seated on round tables (with a top table) and up to 170 guests for a more informal event. The Garden Suite can hold 80 guests for a seated informal wedding.

Stifford Hall Hotel is licensed until midnight, but you can request to extend this time. Guests staying at the hotel can also use the hotel bar.

Stifford Hall Hotel offers 97 bedrooms in total, with ten superior, 54 double, 11 twin and 22 single rooms.

There are 101 parking spaces at this venue. 

You can have in-house or external catering at Stifford Hall, providing plenty of options to get the food just right for your event.

Yes! Stifford Hall offers complimentary pre-wedding menu tastings for the couple. Any other attendees will need to pay, dependent on menu choice.

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