Wedding Venue Recommendations

Local Marquee Wedding Venues in the South East

MARQUEE WEDDING VENUE LOCATIONS

Nortonbury Events

Letchworth, SG6 1AN

Set in a private house with over 3 acres of private land.

You will have exclusive use of the grounds which also comes with a field to park over 100 cars inside.

The venue also comes with toilet facilities and 3 phase power supply meaning no toilet or generators are required to make your marquee wedding work at this venue.

Land hire starts from around £1500 at this venue.

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St Paul's Walden Bury

Braxted Park Estate, Great Braxted, Witham CM8 3EN

The beautiful 18th century rooms in the house can be hired  for weddings or for other events.

Our notable garden – 50 acres of clipped hedge avenues, temples, statues, lake – can be used for marquee receptions. 

Small or large celebrations are welcome, up to 800 guests. You would arrange marquee and caterers.

We have a licence for Civil Ceremonies, which can be held in the house, or in one of the temples in the garden. For the house there is a maximum of 60 people inside, but this can be extended to 100 to include guests with chairs outside large French windows, under an awning.  

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Braxted Park Estate

Braxted Park Estate, Great Braxted, Witham CM8 3EN

Forty Hall Estate is a beautiful wedding venue, offering a wide selection of spaces to choose from when curating your special day. Whether you are looking to hire a space within the main house or the banqueting suite, in the adjacent coach house – or a combination of both – Forty Hall Estate is a stunning backdrop for your big day.

The Hall is a perfect wedding venue on the edge of London, ideal for couples looking for an idyllic countryside setting yet near to the city. With a stunning backdrop and a selection of rooms to choose from, couples will be spoilt for choice.

The Hall is licensed to hold ceremonies for up to 80 guests and can accommodate 100 guests for a wedding breakfast. Party the night away in the Long Gallery & Inner Courtyard, with a capacity of 100 guests for drinks receptions.

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Forty Hall Estate

Forty Hall, Forty Hill, Enfield, EN2 9HA

Forty Hall Estate is a beautiful wedding venue, offering a wide selection of spaces to choose from when curating your special day. Whether you are looking to hire a space within the main house or the banqueting suite, in the adjacent coach house – or a combination of both – Forty Hall Estate is a stunning backdrop for your big day.

The Hall is a perfect wedding venue on the edge of London, ideal for couples looking for an idyllic countryside setting yet near to the city. With a stunning backdrop and a selection of rooms to choose from, couples will be spoilt for choice.

The Hall is licensed to hold ceremonies for up to 80 guests and can accommodate 100 guests for a wedding breakfast. Party the night away in the Long Gallery & Inner Courtyard, with a capacity of 100 guests for drinks receptions.

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Leon Catering

Watford, Hertfordshire

Stuart at Leon Catering have a wealth of experience with your event with over 20 year’s experience.  

Based in Watford they cover the home counties and most of London.

  • Private Event & Event Wedding Catering 
  • Hot & Cold Buffet Catering
  • Informal Catering (BBQs, Canapés etc)
  • Corporate Functions

Most caterers can also bring in bar staff to work behind the bar, can provide crockery & glassware too providing you a turnkey solution to your catering and bar requirements.

Wesley Pizzeria

Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordhire

Ex-Heart FM DJ Gareth now turned superstar stonebaked pizza chef has been a huge hit with some of our events recently who are looking for something different in terms of their catering.

Wesley Pizzeria rocks up in a converted horse trailer or van and can cook a choice of 4 pre set pizza options which are perfect for informal events.

  • Ideal for informal events such as birthday parties
  • Great addition for weddings for evening catering
  • Choose from 4 different pizzas from the menu of 12
  • Arrives in a converted horsebox trailer or van
  • Served in a 2-3 hour window

Most caterers can also bring in bar staff to work behind the bar, can provide crockery & glassware too providing you a turnkey solution to your catering and bar requirements.

BAR STAFF

General Bar Staff

Great Wymondley, Hertfordshire

If you are looking bar experienced bar staff then look no further than Millstream Catering.

Their bar trained bar staff are a must for all private parties, weddings & corporate events helping you provide a professional finish to your event.

  • Bar trained bar staff for private events, weddings & corporate parties 

Sarah at Millstream Catering also provide some amazing catering for private events, corporate functions and weddings as well as help create themed events and event coordination.

See our video why we think having bar staff is crucial for any events based at home here

Coxtails Cocktail Staff

Stevenage, Hertfordshire

Coxtails are our go to guys and girls when you really would like to deliver a fantastic cocktail & bar experience for your guests.

They provide awesome cocktail trained staff for your bar to make custom cocktails for your event

  • Cocktail trained bar staff
  • Coxtail staff come with shakers & ancillary equipment for cocktails
  • Will help with ingredients shopping lists
  • Full bar hire service also available including alcohol
  • Perfect for private events, weddings and corporate events

Tom at Coxtails has over 10 years experience in the industry, responsible for over 3500 events offered throughout the UK.

See our video why we think having bar staff is crucial for any events based at home here

PROFESSIONAL VIDEOPGRAPHER

S Works Studio

Shefford, Hertfordshire

Sam at S-Works Studio provide professional video production services to businesses & brands throughout Hertfordshire, London and the surrounding areas.

 

We have been using Sam for all of our professional event videos throughout our website and social media and the way he portrays our events is amazing.

His creative mind mixed with his passion for creating amazing video content makes Sam a highly recommended supplier with Abacus.

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