Discover Magical Weddings at Ashridge House
Are you searching for a fairytale venue for your dream wedding? Look no further than the former royal palace, Ashridge House; your magical wedding venue for your special day! Once a royal residence to King Henry VIII and home to his daughter Princess Elizabeth I, Ashridge House is a spectacular Grade I listed stately home and award-winning wedding venue set in leafy Hertfordshire, only 30 miles from London.
With its Gothic architecture, high ceilings and 190 acres of beautiful private gardens, Ashridge House will surely sweep you off your feet! Whether you choose to tie the knot on the magnificent sweeping staircase overlooking the Grand Hall, or say ‘I do’ in the Lady Marian Alford Room, with its opulent gold-leaf adorned ceiling, Ashridge House is steeped in historic charm and grandeur.
If the sun is shining, using the South Terrace as your stage is a magical option. You can take advantage of the beautiful views of the private gardens. The Victorian Fernery, set in the beautiful gardens, offers a more intimate feel for smaller weddings or elopements. Or, you can have a blessing in the stunning Chapel, providing a romantic scene in which to set your day.
Ashridge House offers personalised virtual tours, where a member of the friendly events team will walk you through the unique spaces and discuss your wedding requirements. So, whether your fairytale wedding is an intimate gathering for 20-30 guests or a larger celebration for up to 170 guests, they’ll be on hand to ensure your day is absolutely perfect.
If you would like to share your special day with additional guests, Ashridge House can host up to 210 guests in the largest space for a formal sit down dinner and up to 400 for a magical reception. They also have 190 ensuite bedrooms onsite, so all your guests can relax and enjoy this beautiful home.
If you would like to know more about hosting your fairytale wedding at Ashridge House, or would like to book a personal virtual tour, please do not hesitate to contact the friendly events team. Send an enquiry today.
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