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Last update: November 2023

Situated in Colchester, Essex, Colchester Weddings boasts several historic English castle wedding venues. From the romantic splendour of Colchester Castle to the Edwardian elegance of the Town Hall, Colchester is home to the most romantic of venues in the county. Whether you are planning an intimate gathering or a lavish celebration, the choice of breathtaking spaces here will provide the perfect setting for your special day.

Facilities and Capacity

Colchester Weddings offers an array of venues to match your wedding day theme and style. Fulfil your nuptial dreams at The Castle, The Town Hall, The Summerhouse, or The Charter Hall, all equally breathtaking and truly unique. At Castle Park's grand, gated entrance lies The Castle, one of England's most important heritage sites. Built on the foundations of the Temple of Claudius, this is one of Colchester's most unique wedding venues. Make your choice of three remarkable and romantic spaces here, filled with light and charm. The venue becomes yours exclusively by night, transporting you through time as you explore the historic archways and chambers, soaking up thousands of years of history and culture. You are also welcome to celebrate in style at Charter Hall, one of the largest venues in the county. This space is a popular choice for clientele far and wide and a favourite for large, multicultural weddings. The ample rooms are versatile and easily transformed to make your dream a reality. The two main rooms can be combined to guarantee seating for up to 700 guests, with the flexibility to segregate for smaller gatherings. The facilities at Charter Hall are second to none, with advanced audiovisual equipment and ample decorative opportunities, along with over 500 car parking spaces to accommodate guests. The Town Hall is a jewel in Colchester's crown as the magnificent Baroque structure with its victorian tower and statue of St Helena dominates the town. Brimming with old-fashioned glamour, the Town Hall's opulent interiors are fully licenced for ceremonies and receptions, offering style and grandeur for all occasions. The function rooms are beautifully decorated with ornate and original features such as stained-glass windows, oil paintings and murals.

Services Offered

The team at Colchester Weddings prides itself on its remarkable venues, offering couples variety and flexibility for their special day. Couples are sure to have a day to remember with a combination of gorgeous spaces and extensive experience and knowledge from the event professionals. Each venue boasts its own quirks and style, meeting various budgets, and the team looks forward to providing a guided tour to find the perfect match. The professionals support nearlyweds every step of the way, helping you choose between trusted suppliers to ensure your day is everything you've imagined.

Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

Unusual weddings
Asian wedding
In the city
Outdoor license
Unique weddings

Ceremony options:

Chapel or temple on-site
Civil ceremony licence

Dining options:

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

Evening entertainment:

Dance floor
Entertainment licence
Live band facilities
Evening reception facilities
DJ facilities

Venue staff assistance:

Wedding coordinator

Other features:

Accessible facilities
Car parking
Confetti permitted
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Tracy Sent on 25/07/2018
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Beautiful location

“We were the first couple to get married in the summer house in Colchester. The day was absolutely amazing from start to finish, the staff were extremely helpful and lovely. I would recommend anyone who is thinking of having an outdoor wedding to consider it. Beautiful location. Also can have all photos in the castles grounds.”
Belinda Sent on 25/07/2018
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I wasnt disappointed

“My husband to be selected the venue and I wasn't disappointed. Staff were fantastic and answered my endless questions and were prompt to reply to emails. This made the whole wedding organisation process much less stressful than I had imagined .On the day everything was perfect, the flowers and the table settings, the food was delicious and our overseas guests were very impressed with the wine. All the feedback from the guests was positive from the actual venue and how wonderful it was to be able to roam around the castle to the catering staff who were excellent and very professional. A big thank you for making the day so wonderful and stress free.”
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