(26 reviews) 26 4.77
Epping Road North Weald Epping Essex CM16 6RZ
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About Blakes

Epping Road, North Weald, Epping
Essex, CM16 6RZ

Blakes clubhouse is surrounded by acres of beautiful countryside and lends itself perfectly to wedding pictures and picturesque memories that you will cherish forever. As this venue is licensed you can host your ceremony, wedding breakfast and reception in one glorious setting.

“From the moment you enter the grounds, you will be swept away by the panoramic views and landscaped grounds surrounding the Blakes clubhouse”

The wedding and events team offer a wealth of experience and are on hand to help create the perfect wedding package for you and your special day. You can even use the venues helipad and arrive at the venue in a helicopter for a truly stylish entrance.

With its modern and timeless features and seating for up to 200 guests, Blakes clubhouse is a truly unique venue in Essex. Located just outside of London but still offering the feel of the countryside, Blakes is a perfect location for your wedding day.

Blakes Golf Club offers two delightful rooms in which to host your wedding – The Blakes Suite and The View Bar.

Blakes Suite
This impressive room, transforms from an elegant suite that can hold your ceremony and wedding breakfast, to a stunning venue to cater to your evening guests – allowing you to celebrate in style. The beautiful, private garden area with patio is the perfect place for your reception drinks.

Ceremony - 100 guests
Wedding breakfast - 200 guests
Reception - 300 guests

View Bar
Located on the first floor, the views are magnificent as the room overlooks spectacular surroundings. This room is ideal for a late romantic ceremony to seat up to 50 guests, followed by a sit-down wedding breakfast, or if you would prefer, a less formal wedding breakfast can also be organised.

Ceremony - 50 guests
Wedding breakfast - 80
Reception - 120 guests

Fantastic on-site caterers will be able to create a delicious wedding breakfast for your special day. You will be invited to a tasting session in which you will choose the perfect dishes for your wedding menu. Blakes will also cater for a buffet evening meal as well as offering barbeques and spit roasts for outdoor catering.

• Unique Wedding Venue in Essex • Stunning scenic backdrop for photos • Licensed for civil ceremonies • Bespoke Wedding packages available • Seating up to 200 guests • Late availability offers & midweek packages

Facilities at Blakes

Venue Type :
Civil Ceremony Licence
Exclusive Use
In the Country
Evening Entertainment :
Evening Reception Facilities
Entertainment Licence
Live Band Facilities
Outdoor Fireworks Permitted
Venue Staff Assistance :
Wedding Coordinator
Other Features :
Changing Room for Guests
Disabled Facilities
Car Parking
Dining Options :
Seated Meal Facilities
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering
Alcohol Licence
Capacity :
Less than 30 guests
30 to 50 guests
50 to 75 guests
75 to 100 guests
100 to 150 guests
150 to 250 guests
Venue Leisure Facilities :

Blakes Reviews (26)

Our wedding day at Blakes was magical!
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By Maria & Tom, on 16 Oct 2017Date of Wedding - 24 Jun 2017

Our wedding day at Blake’s was magical! Everything was so well planned and executed. The food, the decor and the staff were perfect. Everything went so smoothly... It was great that we could contact Angela or yourself whenever we had a query or anxious moment and when we asked for something a little out of the ordinary, you went above and beyond to oblige and make our wedding day extra special. Not sure that you've ever had a Greek-style wedding there before, but where I was worried there would be a problem - there wasn't! All our guests complimented us on our choice of venue, the grounds, the staff, the music and the food, many said it was the best wedding they had ever been to ?? Given a choice of venue for a future wedding or event, Blake’s would definitely be top of our list!

Nothing was too much trouble...
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By Mr & Mrs Bishop, on 16 Oct 2017Date of Wedding - 17 Jun 2017

In terms of feedback we would like to add you especially were very helpful, very accommodating and very understanding all key aspects leading up to our big day nothing was too much trouble for you no matter how big or small the request. The venue was decorated to an amazing standard and just how we envisaged. We would like to pass on our thanks to you and your whole team from the Chef to the bar staff to the waiters and waitresses they were all amazing. I would have no hesitation in recommending Blake’s as a wedding venue to anybody as the package and service supplied was professional and great value for money.

We had the most amazing time!!
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By Mr & Mrs Conway, on 16 Oct 2017Date of Wedding - 10 Jun 2017

Just to say a huge thank you for making our day run so smoothly. We had the most amazing time!!

Everything was perfect!
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By Mr & Mrs Whitcombe, on 16 Oct 2017Date of Wedding - 27 May 2017

I just would like to say a big thank you for making my big day amazing on Saturday! Honestly the staff, food, everything was perfect! So thank you once again!

It was truly magical.....
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By Mr & Mrs Weymouth, on 16 Oct 2017Date of Wedding - 08 Oct 2016

We held our twilight wedding in The View Bar at Blake’s on 8th October. It was truly magical and more than we ever could have wished for. A beautiful venue and the most amazing staff who helped make this a day to remember and treasure forever. Special thanks to the wonderful Events Manager Angela and the lovely Kristy who made sure our wedding ran smoothly on the night. Just cannot fault this venue or the staff, it was so perfect.

We really had the most perfect day!
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By Mr & Mrs Morris, on 16 Oct 2017Date of Wedding - 12 Dec 2015

I had my wedding reception at Blake's back in December. I can't thank the team enough for ensuring the day went smoothly. We really did have the most perfect day! Particular thank you to Angela who took care of all the details from start to finish; being really accommodating to ensure we had a really personal day. I felt much more relaxed knowing it was all taken care of. The food was brilliant and everyone commented on this throughout the day. Overall, great staff, great food, great venue - would definitely recommend!

25th anniversary party
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By Maureen, on 29 Jul 2013

My husband and I celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary at Blakes in May. The venue, Angela, her team and the food was amazing. However, just one negative... we used their in-house disco - Justin (disco services) and despite meeting him at Blakes open day last year and discussing our requirements we sent him our personal playlist. The DJ he put in place for our party decided to ignore our list playing what HE wanted to play clearing the dance floor on a number of occasions. I've complained to Justin several times and he has completely ignored me. I highly recommend you book a different disco.

My Wedding Day
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By Amy Watson, on 11 May 2012

I had been planning my wedding for 2 years and I can safely say it was the best day of my life. Best day, best venue, best service, best food, best events team to help me plan it all. I would like to say a BIG thank you to Angela and Kim who really made my day so special! The service and food was honestly amazing and I would recommend Blakes to everyone, the staff went out of their way to help us with whatever we needed. I hardly had do lift my finger and it was all done and planned out like I wanted. Actually Im sad its all over. Thank You Amy and Billy Watson xx

A Truely Lovely Venue
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By Carrie and Tom Hiscoke, on 04 Jan 2011

After having my Wedding at Blakes Golf club i would recommend the Venue to anyone! The service was amazing, the food was brilliant, and everyone was very welcoming. Nothing was to much to ask and all the staff were very helpful. We were sorted taxis on request and we were not rushed to leave the venue. I would like to say a Big Thank You to Angela and all the events team at Blakes, You made my day perfect! Carrie and Tom Hiscoke

A big thank you
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By Joanne, Daren, Benjy and Alex Feld., on 04 Aug 2010

Just wanted to say a big thank you for organising and carrying out a fab evening for us. All the staff could not have been more helpful. Nothing was too much trouble for everyone and so many friends expressed their appreciation of the high level of service they experienced. The food was delicious and was enjoyed by all. All the staff were so friendly and one even had the idea of a 'balloon ceremony' to mark the end of the night and staff participated in it too. Our toastmaster, dvd man, dj and crew were most appreciative of the hot beverages they had at the end of the evening. We appreciate all the hard work that everyone did to make the occasion so memorable. Thank you all so much.

31st Augest 2006
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By Frances Jukes, on 14 Jul 2010

just a short note to say thank you to you and alll your colleagues for their hard work on saturday and making it such a gread day. We knew the minute we stepped inside Blakes that we had chosen the right venue. We were confident you would not let us down! Eveything went according to plan and our compliments to the chef and his staff it was fanastic. our family and friends have gone away with happy memories and good feelings about Blakes.

8th May 2006
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By Jane, on 14 Jul 2010

Just wanted to drop you a message to say a very big thank you to everyone for yesterday, everything was perfect, the service was great, as was the food and staff.

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