Gosfield Hall

Gosfield Hall, Hall Drive, Gosfield, Essex, CO9 1SF
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Gosfield Hall Highlights

Exclusive use of the house and grounds for the entire wedding day Personal Front of House Manager to help plan, co-ordinate and guide you through your special day Bridal changing room available from 9am on the day of the wedding Tudor Long Gallery ceremony room with an aisle of over 100 ft Seating for up to 110 guests in the Ballroom for the main reception meal 21 gorgeous bedroom suites, including a choice of two Bridal suites
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About Gosfield Hall

Gosfield Hall is a stunning Georgian manor house set in picturesque rural Essex. Winner of Wedding Ideas Magazine 'Best Wedding Venue' 2011 and 'Wedding Venue of the Year - Heritage' at the 2012 Essex Wedding Awards, Gosfield Hall is offered exclusively to you for your wedding day. Formerly a Royal residence, the Queen Charlotte's Oak panelled gallery with a 120 ft long aisle is perfect for wedding ceremonies and the newly licensed carriageway is a stunning location for outdoor ceremonies on sunny days. 

The Marquis of Buckingham's former ballroom provides an exquisite setting for the reception meal for up to 110 guests and there are also several grand and ornate reception rooms for you and your guests to enjoy. As we offer exclusive use of the entire house you can also invite up to 250 guests for the evening reception and party. 

There are also 21 newly refurbished bedroom suites offered to you exclusively for your wedding night providing the perfect end to your special day at Gosfield Hall. 

Gosfield Hall is located in the heart of rural Essex, yet is only 30 minutes from Stansted Airport and the M11 to London

For more information please visit www.countryhouseweddings.co.uk 

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Reviews for Gosfield Hall (91)

Beyond AMAZING!

By Martine & Simon, on 11 Jun 2014

We had our wedding here on 9th May 2014, and it was perfect! The venue and staff are exceptional, faultless and so friendly, helpful and attentive. There are not enough words of praise! We had Catherine as our front of house. From the beginning she was polite, friendly and profession, her manner gave us confidence in her straight away and she didn't disappoint. She was efficient in all communications and dealt with everything that was required on the day. She was always there but never intrusive. The bar and waiting staff were also really friendly and efficient, we really wanted for nothing. They treated everyone so well, we felt like royalty. The food at Gosfield is exceptional. My hubby and I love food, and it was really important to us, Gosfield didn't disappoint. Go on the perfectly planned evening, you have to pay but it is worth it. The service was also first class, everyone was served quickly and efficiently, no table was left waiting for anything. The evening buffet was also fantastic. There was more than something for everyone and it was out for ages, and so much of it. We stayed over, which really did make it feel like our home. The breakfast was just as good, full cooked buffet, including poached eggs, which were perfect (as well as the usual cereal and continental bits). Our day really was amazingly perfect, and most of it was without a doubt due to the staff and venue - Gosfield. Gosfield really are an amazing venue, but they are so much more than that. I could writes I much but not enough space! If you want WOW, and fabulous food, venue with beyond exceptional service the you must book Gosfield. It is worth every penny we paid!

Wonderful day but beware the dj!

By BRolfe, on 16 Apr 2013

We had the most amazing day at Gosfield. The place is stunning and they were incredible on the day... very slick indeed. The food was great and the atmosphere & ambiance of the house were perfect. One small word of warning would be about the resident DJ, it would be much better if Gosfield allowed you to hire your own but as that is not the case make sure you give him a very specific play list as otherwise it's just mainstream & classic 'wedding tunes'(unless of course that's what you like!)all night. We had a band and i'm really relieved we did :-) Other than that, it's a fabulous wedding venue.

Dream Wedding

By Lucie and Grant, on 18 Jan 2012

We fell in love with the house and its beautiful, light, ornate rooms but there is much more to Gosfield as a venue. The support and attention to detail given to us by our planner, Karen, was second to none and would please even the most obsessive bridezilla! Most of all, however, the day flowed effortlessly and we really felt special even though Gosfield do weddings almost every day. All of the suppliers were instructed where to go by staff so we could enjoy the preparations with our loved ones. We were greeted after our ceremony with cocktails and canapés and invited upstairs into a stunning ballroom filled with flowers just as we wanted. The food was absolutely amazing including the evening fish and chips which fuelled a night of dancing. We had rain on our August wedding day but I can honestly say I did not even notice because I was in the most beautiful wedding venue in the world having the day of my dreams!

Picture Perfect...

By Lee and Pollyanna, on 08 Jun 2011

When you dream of getting married, you have a picture perfect vision of how the special day will be, but rarely in reality does it ever match up. However, I believe my day at Gosfield Halls was even more perfect then anything I could have ever imagined and I thank the wonderful, exceptionally professional staff. I had the most perfect wedding that a bride could possibly ever have and will treasure the memories so fondly which are all thanks to Gosfield Hall offering such an amazing venue and for employing outstanding staff.

Phenomenal!!!!

By Jenna and Nathan, on 03 Jun 2011

The staff, waiting service, food, and the ambience of the venue, was all we could have wished for. The sun even shone down on us all. My best part of the day, were the speeches, with not a 'dry eye in the house'. Also with 6 daughters (one down, 5 to go!) Im sure Gosfield will be our future venue for their weddings, if they will have us.

Astounding...

By Adrian and Katherine, on 03 Jun 2011

Katherine and I both fell in love with Gosfield Hall when we went to a Wedding Fayre. At the time we had been to see quite a lot of venues, although many were very nice we just had the feeling that Gosfield Hall was the perfect venue for us. We were not to be disappointed!! Weddings can be stressful but we cannot speak highly enough of our Front of House Manager who was very friendly and and was always available to discuss our ongoing wedding arrangements. All of our guests have mentioned how all of the team were extremely efficient and unobtrusive on the day of our wedding. The canapés were enjoyed by everyone in the lovely grounds. Fortunately we had amazing weather but one of the main reasons for choosing Gosfield Hall was that even if the weather was wet and windy and you couldn’t go outside, the mansion is simply stunning – you only wish that you could return on your 1 year anniversary. Our only difficulty was choosing whether to get married in the Queen Charlotte's Oak panelled gallery with a 120 ft long aisle or the Grand Salon. Both are beautiful rooms and although we decided for the long room either would have been perfect. The Wedding Breakfast was delicious and we particularly loved the Goat’s Cheese starter; the website though doesn’t really do justice to the Ballroom. It is simply stunning and really must be seen to be believed. All of our close family and friends were able to stay the evening. All of the bedrooms were are amazing – particularly the Bridal, King and Queen Suite’s. We have some beautiful photos and really had the perfect day. And wouldn’t hesitate to recommending Gosfield Hall to anyone in search of a beautiful wedding venue.

Truly Stunning

By Sarah and Colin, on 03 Jun 2011

Our day could not have been more perfect and was everything we could have dreamed of and more. The staff worked so hard on the day and I felt like a princess whilst my guests were treated like royalty by the staff who were so courteous and polite. Nothing was too much trouble for them. Every second of the day ran like clockwork and my face ached by the end of the day as I have never smiled so much in my life! The catering was superb, their team of chefs are amazing and all my guests are still talking about how sumptuous and plentiful the food was. It was great to have all our dietary/food allergy requirements catered for so expertly. We are so glad we chose Gosfield Hall. Both ourselves and our guests have come to the conclusion that it was the best wedding we have ever been to. One guest even asked me if we would be offended if they used the venue themselves when they tie the knot, which of course we would not as it would be lovely to return and re-live all the happy memories and laughter of our own special day. Gosfield Hall is a truly stunning venue and the website photos really do not do it justice. A superb venue with a fabulous team of staff who catered to our every wish and desire! It was absolutely perfect, the happiest day of our lives, made possible by all the staff at Gosfield Hall.

Remarkable!!!

By Jonathan and Kellie, on 03 Jun 2011

It is an absolute perfect wedding venue. We could not have improved it in any way!

Incerdible!

By Mark and Nicky, on 03 Jun 2011

It was the most amazing day! We could not have asked for more help from the staff. They were wonderful!

Excellent

By Emily and John, on 03 Jun 2011

It was absolutely amazing and this was mainly down to your team at Gosfield Hall. All of our guests complimented our choice of venue. The food and the surroundings were excellent.

Cant Fault it!

By Andrew and Anna, on 03 Jun 2011

Nearly all the guests have commented that it was the best food they have ever had at a wedding! It was an amazing day and we could not fault one bit of it

Flawless!!!!

By Victoria and Ian, on 02 Jun 2011

We had the most memorable, fantastic day that we are all still talking about and probably will be for a while to come. The staff at Gosfield really helped with getting everyone to the church which was flawless and they were there throughout the day to help. It was a fabulous day!

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Gosfield Hall Facilities

Venue Type :
Civil Ceremony License
Exclusive Use
In the Country
Castle
Stately Home
Historic
Outdoor
Evening Entertainment :
Evening Reception Facilities
Dance Floor
Entertainment License
Live Band Facilities
Overnight Accommodation :
Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
Overnight Accommodation for Guests
Other Features :
Confetti Permitted
Changing Room for Guests
Disabled Facilities
Car Parking
Helipad
Dining Options :
Seated Meal Facilities
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering
Alcohol License
Capacity :
50 to 75 guests
75 to 100 guests
100 to 150 guests
150 to 250 guests
Venue Staff Assistance :
Wedding Coordinator
Master of Ceremonies/ Toastmaster

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