Complimentary meal for two with us to celebrate your first anniversary (T&C's apply)
Your initial contact must be made through Guides for Brides. Terms & conditions
Type of Ceremony
Civil ceremony license
Humanist / Celebrant weddings
One wedding per day
Live music permitted
Onsite car parking
What Our Couples Love
- Wedding Receptions
- Licensed for Civil Ceremonies
The Crown & Thistle wedding deal
Complimentary Wedding Suite on the night* of your wedding.
All wedding dates booked from now until 31st March 2020 will receive a complimentary stay in our Wedding Suite on the night* of your wedding.
*If your wedding package includes a night’s stay, we will offer the night before your wedding complimentary.
Terms and conditions
Please call for terms and conditions
About The Crown & Thistle
The Crown & Thistle is a 400 year old grade II listed coaching inn located in Abingdon, within easy reach of Didcot, Wantage, Wallingford & Oxford. The Barn makes a beautiful wedding venue and is licensed for civil ceremonies. Barn weddings
The Crown & Thistle at the heart of Abingdon-on-Thames is a stunning modern interpretation of a traditional coaching inn, having recently benefited from a major £1.8m refurbishment.
We pride ourselves on delicious food using the best ingredients, a wide range of drinks, and beautiful, comfortable surroundings.
With 18 luxury en-suite bedrooms and a stunning converted barn function room, the Crown & Thistle is also available for private hire, from meetings and conferences to events and weddings. Our newly awarded wedding license means you and your guests can enjoy both the ceremony and celebrations in beautiful, historic surroundings.