Top 10 Wedding Locations in Essex

Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life, it is a chance to create your own real life fairytale! Finding a venue that suits your wedding can be stressful but our guide should help narrow things down.

Orsett Hall:

Orsett Hall Hotel, Restaurant & Spa is situated in the Essex countryside in Thurrock, within easy access of the M25 and only 40 minutes away from Central London. Orsett Hall is a beautiful 4 star hotel with 12 acres of landscaped gardens, providing the perfect setting for your wedding! Whether you are having an intimate or large scale service, Orsett Hall really provides the wow factor to ensure your day is everything you have ever dreamed of! As well as providing the perfect setting for your ceremony and reception, Orsett Hall also offers 56 luxurious bedrooms as well as 5 gorgeous bridal suite, allowing you to celebrate knowing there is no rush for your guests to get home! Don’t just take our word, check out their impressive reviews on Trip Advisor! Click here!

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The Old Rectory:

The Old Rectory is a beautiful manor house set in the Essex countryside in Brentwood. With 4 acres of countryside you can guarantee that your wedding pictures will have the perfect background! With the capacity to seat up to 150 people and a fully stocked bar that remains serving until 1am you can guarantee your reception will be a celebration to remember for you and your guests! The Old Rectory has been awarded 5 stars on Hitched, ensuring that your day is enjoyable, relaxing and most importantly memorable! Check out the rest of the reviews here

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Stock Brook Country Club:

Stock Brook is an inspired manor house situated in the countryside of Stock, Billericay. With over 250 acres of land you can guarantee that every photograph has the perfect background. Stock Brook has been established as the number one choice for wedding venues in Essex for 25 years so you know you are always in safe hands! Stock Brook prides themselves on the beauty of the scenery as well as their expertise wedding planners! Check out the reviews on Hitched to see everyone’s opinions on their wedding at Stock Brook, click here!

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Leez Priory:

Three times winner of Wedding Ideas Magazine ‘Best Wedding Venue’, this gorgeous tudor style mansion is one of the most sought after wedding venues in the country! With 40 acres of parkland you can guarantee that your venue is the perfect setting for your dream wedding! Leez Priory offers many exclusive services such as: candle packages, a bridal cottage, dedicated wedding manager and many more, enhancing your wedding experience and making it unique as well as personal! Leez Priory is the perfect location for a beautiful wedding, view Hitched’s reviews here

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Gosfield Hall:

Gosfield Hall is a breathtaking Georgian manor house can seat up to 116 guests at the wedding reception and 250 guests for the evening wedding reception and party. Gosfield Hall was the 2011 winner of  Wedding Ideas Magazine, ‘Best Wedding Venue’ and Essex Wedding Awards ‘Wedding Venue of the Year’ in 2012. With 23 beautifully decorated suites Gosfield Hall will ensure that your whole day is magical! Be sure to read these great reviews on Hitched, click here!

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Roslin Beach Hotel:

Roslin Beach Hotel offers a completely unique experience for your wedding day! The Roslin Beach Hotel stands out with its stunning backdrop and view of the sea, creating a serene and romantic setting. Onsite functions coordinator is also available to assist any additional planning to take some of the pressure off you! Trip Advisor awards this beautiful seaside hotel 4.5 stars, click here for the reviews!

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Newland Hall:

Newland Hall is a family run specialist wedding venue, the beautiful tudor manor house surrounded by over 100 acres would be the perfect setting for a fairy tale wedding! Newland Hall can hold up to 200 guests to guarantee that all of your family and friends can be catered for! With over 21 years of experience in the wedding industry you are in safe hands. View all of the reviews on Hitched here!

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Prested Hall:

Prested Hall, situated in Colchester, is one of the most special wedding locations in Essex, due to the exclusive offer of of hiring out the whole manor house (16 beautiful bedrooms). Prested Hall is a stunning country house with a breathtaking parkland setting, truly creating a serene and romantic atmosphere. This privately owned establishment creates an intimate relationship with their clients in order to make your day perfect! Check out the brilliant reviews on Trip Advisor here

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The Barn:

The Barn is a romantic wedding venue nestled in the Essex countryside, closely located to Colchester. The Barn is the perfect setting for a serene, romantic and intimate wedding due to the beautiful countryside surrounding it. As well as offering the perfect location for an intimate wedding, The Barn has an extravagant venue room and is known as one of the largest thatched barns in England. This gorgeous venue will no doubt amaze your guests and ensure your special day is unforgettable! Hitched has over 150 reviews that are definitely great to check out here

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Parklands Quendon Hall:

Parklands, Quendon Hall is located on the Essex/ Heretfordshire border, is a luxurious mansion with beautiful grounds, complete with roaming deer! You will truly feel as though you are living in a fairy tale in this stunning location! Parklands allows you to truly create your dream wedding day whether it be a small, intimate ceremony or a larger, more formal ceremony! With a personal wedding and events manager provided you can guarantee your day will run smoothly. Hitched has 666 great reviews to ensure that Parklands is the perfect location to suit your special day, view them all here

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We hope this guide helps you to create your dream wedding!