Type of Ceremony
Civil ceremony licensed
1 to 9 guests
10 to 29 guests
30 to 99 guests
100 to 199 guests
More than 200 guests
Outside Caterers Permitted
BBQ & Hog Roasts
Live music permitted
Onsite car parking
What Our Couples Love
- Marquee Available in the Grounds for Reception
- In House Master of Ceremonies
- Red/Ivory Carpet on Arrival
- Use of Cake stand and Knife, White Table Linen and Napkins
- Complimentary Bridal Suite
- Discounted Accomodation Rates for Friends and Family
- Use of Garden Games for those Sunny Games
- Dry Hire Packages Available
Frequently asked questions
Are you licenced for civil ceremonies?
Yes! We are licenced for civil ceremonies both inside and outdoors.
Can we have the wedding ceremony outdoors?
Of course, we have a lovely wedding pagoda outside which creates a beautiful spot for your ceremony.
Do you charge corkage if we supply our own wine?
We would charge corkage if you wanted to bring in your own wine.
Can we use our own caterers?
External caterers is something that we allow yes, however they must be off our external caterers list. But they can be added on if not already, we would just need some details from them.
From what time can we get access to decorate the venue?
This is subject to availability. If we have no event taking place in the room the day before then you are more than welcome to set up then; however should there be an event in the day before then we would allow you access on the morning of the wedding (potentially the evening before subject the the previous event's finish time).
What time does the reception need to finish?
Our licence expires at midnight so the reception and bar will close then.
Are fireworks allowed?
Unfortunately we do not allow fireworks as we are surrounded by farmland.
Is confetti allowed?
We do allow confetti yes, providing it is biodegradable.
Are candles allowed?
Little tea lights in the room are permitted but unfortunately not large candles.
Is there a honeymoon or bridal suite?
Yes, we have three bridal suites in our main manor house.
Is there accommodation on site?
We have 185 bedrooms onsite here at the hotel. So plenty of rooms for your family and friends to stay.
Is there additional accommodation nearby?
There other hotels around, we are only 20 minutes away from central Milton Keynes where many hotels can be located if you guests wanted to stay elsewhere.
Can we have exclusive use of the venue?
Unfortunately no we do not have an exclusive use option.
About Horwood House Hotel
Horwood House is a stunning wedding venue near Milton Keynes, licensed for both indoor and outdoor civil ceremonies this venue is nestled in the heart of idyllic Buckinghamshire countryside.
Set in 38 acres of landscaped gardens, Horwood House elegantly combines historic charm with modern facilities making it an ideal wedding venue in Milton Keynes and for a wide range of celebrations and events.
We understand that organising your wedding can be stressful and expensive, here at Horwood House we want you to leave the hard work to us so that you can concentrate on looking forward to your special day.
Whatever your budget, Horwood House will have something to suit you. Please enquire to see how we can help create your perfect day.
If you were looking to bespoke your catering options, we can offer our dry hire packages. This package would be suitable for guests up to 190 day guests and up to 250 guests in the evening in our Cook suite based in the modern wing. This package starts from £4000 including VAT.
Dry hire package inclusions:
• Your catering company will be chosen from our approved caterer list.
• Full day room hire
• Kitchen space
• Tables & banqueting chairs
• Duty manager to oversee the event but not to run the event.
• Unlimited corkage
• Staff to setup the room for the first set up at the beginning of the day and clear down at the end.
Pricing info shown in the listing summary:
Based on a typical wedding reception for 80 guests, including venue hire, wedding breakfast, drinks package and evening buffet.