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On since 2022

Last update: February 2024

Situated in the heart of Climping, West Sussex, Bailiffscourt Hotel & Spa is a unique and striking medieval-style wedding venue set within 30 acres of quintessentially English parklands. This stunning establishment offers a historic setting for couples seeking to celebrate an unforgettable momentous occasion. Offering a wealth of picturesque sea views, pastoral hills, and manicured gardens, this charming hotel will provide a breathtaking backdrop for your special day.

Facilities and Capacity

Medieval architecture, ocean views, crackling log fires, and Gothic mullioned windows await those who host their wedding at Bailiffscourt Hotel. An impressive 13th-century Norman chapel lies within the grounds and will be an utterly romantic setting for a blessing by the local vicar or for your drinks reception. Up to 65 guests can witness your civil ceremony, followed by a wedding breakfast for up to 80 loved ones. Couples can hire the venue's marquee for an extravagant affair hosting up to 300 people. Exclusive use of the venue can be acquired for a truly bespoke and private celebration. You and your guests can wander the verdant grounds, admiring the rose courtyard and private parklands whilst finding ample photo opportunities. Passageways connect to intimate bars and lounges where you can relax and mingle with a delicious beverage. When your magical evening draws to a close, you and your loved ones can retire to the luxurious accommodation this hotel has to offer. Up to 39 beautiful bedrooms can be availed of, set in a series of charming houses and cottages overlooking the grounds to the sea. The next morning, you and your soulmate can begin your married life with a romantic walk along Climping Beach.

Services Offered

Bailiffscourt Hotel & Spa takes pride in its exemplary hospitality and will strive to provide you with the experience of a lifetime. A professional wedding coordinator will guide you throughout the planning process and help you design, execute, and celebrate the wedding of your dreams. This historic venue offers in-house catering, and the accomplished team of culinary specialists will work with you to design the ideal menu for your milestone event.

Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

In the country
Coastal weddings

Ceremony options:

Chapel or temple on-site
Civil ceremony licence

Dining options:

Seated meal facilities
Alcohol licence
Buffet meal facilities
In-house catering

Evening entertainment:

Marquee available
Dance floor
Entertainment licence
Evening reception facilities
Outdoor fireworks permitted

Overnight accommodation:

Overnight accommodation for wedding couple
Overnight accommodation for guests

Venue staff assistance:

Wedding coordinator

Venue leisure facilities:

Swimming pool
Health suite
Fitness centre

Other features:

Accessible facilities
Car parking
Changing room for wedding guests
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Climping Street BN17 5RW Climping (West Sussex)
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