Welcome to Wadhurst Castle

A Licensed Wedding And Event Venue in Sussex

Wadhurst Castle, 2023 Hitched Wedding Awards winner

Welcome to
Wadhurst Castle

A Licensed Wedding Venue in Sussex for Civil Ceremonies and Receptions

Wadhurst Castle, 2023 Hitched Wedding Awards winner

Historic, Unique and Exclusively Yours

Discover the hidden gem that is Wadhurst Castle. This award winning venue is the perfect setting for any event. As featured in the 'The Crown', Wadhurst Castle is at the heart of a 140-acre private estate and a very special venue. Nestled in The High Weald, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the borders of Kent and Sussex, it is ideally situated for easy access from London and its airports together with the South East.

Discover the Castle

Three interconnecting areas form the castle reception rooms. The grandeur of the castle's Drawing Room and the adjoining Moncrieff Room, with their high ceilings and large expansive south facing windows, offer a warm welcoming atmosphere and beautiful light.

These rooms lead to our charming Victorian Winter Garden with its exotic plants and doors opening out onto the South Lawn with breath-taking views of the English countryside.

Discover the Carriage Barn

Our beautifully and sympathetically restored Carriage Barn is situated in its own Well Courtyard and offers a light and spacious additional space to the castle rooms.

Conveniently situated next to the castle it enjoys easy access to the gardens beyond the Well Courtyard.

Seating up to 104 in banquet or theatre style the barn makes the perfect setting for a wedding breakfast, function or corporate event.

The Carriage Barn offers a versatile space and can be tailored to your needs.

Discover the Gardens

The historic designed landscapes of Wadhurst Castle gardens are set within the private 140-acre park estate in a tranquil and idyllic setting.

The magnificent South Lawn, with its breath-taking views of the English countryside and the Phoenix Lake, is the perfect setting for a drinks reception, summer BBQ or some team building activities.

You can wander around the Fountain Garden, though the rose arbour to the azalea walk ablaze with fiery hues in the springtime, and on to our rose gardens in full bloom in the summer months.

Stroll through the twin magnolias forming the entrance into our Walled Garden where we offer a variety of licensed areas for ceremonies or simply a place to reflect, celebrate or get creative.

Wadhurst Castle offers a beautiful and memorable setting for your special day or event.

Get in touch now

to arrange your viewing or for further information about your wedding or event.

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Wadhurst Castle, Wadhurst, Sussex TN5 6DA [see map]

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