Type of Ceremony
Civil ceremony licensed
Humanist / Celebrant weddings
More than 200 guests
Outside Caterers Permitted
BBQ & Hog Roasts
One wedding per day
Live music permitted
Onsite car parking
What Our Couples Love
- Civil ceremony
- Wedding Breakfast
- Edwardian Manor House
- Wedding venue
Frequently asked questions
Can we have exclusive use of the venue?
We only offer 1 wedding per day at the hotel
Are you licenced for civil ceremonies?
Yes we are up to 120
Can we have the wedding ceremony outdoors?
You can have a blessing outdoors
Do you charge corkage if we supply our own wine?
We dont allow corkage
Can we use our own caterers?
From what time can we get access to decorate the venue?
Depends on the bookings the night prior
What time does the reception need to finish?
Midnight or extend to 1am for £100
Are there noise restrictions if we have a live band?
Are fireworks allowed?
Is confetti allowed?
Are candles allowed?
Fake candles only please
Is there a honeymoon or bridal suite?
Is there accommodation on site?
Yes we have 97 bedrooms
Is there additional accommodation nearby?
About Best Western Chilworth Manor
Chilworth Manor is a perfect setting for your Civil Ceremony and Reception venue in Hampshire. A beautiful Edwardian Manor House located on the outskirts of Southampton in peaceful surroundings, and set amidst 12 acres of stunning landscaped gardens.
The Hotel is situated just a few minutes drive from both the M3, M27 and Southampton Airport.
Imagine being chaffeur driven up a rhododendron and tree lined drive, drawing up in front of the double oak doors before you walk into the splendid Great Hall with its panelled walls, open fireplace and the grand staircase leading to the Minstrel's Gallery.
To the rear, the stone terrace runs the length of the Manor House and overlooks the south lawn and and formal gardens, which sweep down to the trees where a deer circle and small lake are hidden.
Chilworth is ideal for all types of wedding functions from small intimate gatherings to large celebrations. We have two main reception suites and an elegant licensed room for Civil Marriages.
Contact our dedicated wedding coordinator for a show round and discuss your requirements. We have ready made packages or we can tailor make packages to suit your needs.
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.