Make your way across the bridge and lose yourself within 300 acres of period gardens and ancient woodland, all surrounding a 15th century moated castle.
Herstmonceux Castle offers a variety of indoor and outdoor wedding spaces that differ in size and style.
Whether you are looking for a traditional castle ballroom for your wedding ceremony, period gardens to entertain or an enclosed court yard within the 15th century red brick castle, we have a space to suit you and wow your wedding guests.
We offer on-site catering of the highest standard and the catering team will work with you to make sure the food is perfect and tailored to any individual dietary requirements.
Throughout the year we can also offer on-site accommodation and a wedding suite located within the castle itself, making it even easier to enjoy the day without the added stresses of travel at the end of your special day.
Due to Herstmonceux Castle operating day to day as an international study centre for students around the world, we can offer a variety of technological solutions for your day such as high speed wifi, large portable touch screens, speakers and a variety of other AV equipment.
A wedding day can be a challenge to organise, however the team at Herstmonceux Castle have over 25 years of experience supporting our happy couples and special guests.
Please enjoy some of the wonderful and varied photography from our happy couples and their wedding photographers.
We would like to thank you for everything that you have done, for all your support and for ensuring our big day was the most amazing day of our lives. Everything about the day was perfect and you played a huge role in ensuring that is the case.
Oana and James
Thank you to everyone who made our wedding so perfect. Everything down to the little touches that really made the day so special. The amazing Herstmonceux Castle team we thank you! Our wedding at a castle and a fabulous stay in our apartment. The food is beautiful! The breakfast too. Thanks once again.
Kate & Colin
Thank you so much for making our wedding day such a magical experience! The staff were amazing and made us feel like royalty. We couldn’t ask for anything else. And the castle! The building and the grounds are gorgeous, made better by the beautiful weather! We can’t wait to visit again.
Mrs & Mrs Manser
We stayed here for our wedding and loved waking up to the beautiful moats and gardens. It is truly a magical place and we couldn’t have wished for a more perfect wedding day. Thank you to all the staff for making our day so special.
Grace & Joshua
It could not have been a more beautiful, magical, amazing day! Thank you so much to Carlos and all the staff who helped make it such an easy and wonderful event. Everyone has been so friendly, supportive and encouraging. Well organised and friendly from the events, catering, bar teams. The people working here help bring the magic and transform a beautiful castle into a stunning one.
Catherine & Matt
Perfect for larger wedding ceremonies and evening receptions of up to 180 guests.Learn More
Perfect for medium sized wedding ceremonies of up to 100 guests.Learn More
Perfect for small wedding ceremonies of up to 30 guests.Learn More
With a range of beautiful rooms to choose from, period gardens, enclosed court yard, on-site accommodation and catering, you will be spoiled for choice.
Our dedicated team of chefs have a range of options for your special meal and we also offer on-site accommodation to remove some pressure from your special day.