Mapperton

Beaminster, Bowood (Dorset) DT8 3NR Map · Telephone · Website
Booked? Save
6 reviews
5.0 out of 5.0
Starting at £4750
Number of guests 30 to 400
  • Photos & Videos 39
  • About
  • Reviews 6
  • FAQs

About Mapperton

Undiscovered, exclusive and wildly romantic, Mapperton was voted the UK’s finest manor house by Country Life magazine and has been shortlisted for the Historic Houses Garden of the Year Award 2020.

Our venue is perfect for couples who are looking for a personalised approach to their wedding with plenty of wow factor as well as a stunning rustic barn for your reception and evening party.  We have four beautiful outdoor ceremony locations and two indoor licensed areas.  After your exchange of vows, celebrate with drinks and canapes outside the chic vintage Orangery and enjoy far-reaching views through the formal gardens into the tumbling countryside beyond, a favourite spot for photos.  Allow plenty of time for your guests to wander through the gardens and truly relax in the peaceful atmosphere at Mapperton.

Afterwards head over for your wedding breakfast to our rustic barn, The Coach House, recently converted into a magnificent entertaining space for up to 120 seated guests, and more for your evening party reception.

Mapperton is an unsurpassable location for your country wedding, a true blank canvas with a variety of venues and spaces to suit the unique style of your day. We would love to invite you to visit Mapperton and take a look for yourselves.

Your exclusive hire of Mapperton includes:

• Exclusive use of the site on the day of your wedding from 10am to 12am (earlier access may be available on request)
• Access the day before your wedding from 5pm at the latest, usually far earlier
• Exclusive use of the luxury three bedroom Garden Cottage for the night before and night of your wedding
• Choice of stunning indoor and outdoor locations for your ceremony
• Exclusive use of the Gardens and outside the Orangery, perfect for drinks and canapés
• Exclusive use of the Coach House for your wedding breakfast and evening party
• 9x12m marquee to provide outside cover
• Spectacular variety of stunning locations for your wedding photography
• Trestle tables in a banqueting layout and crossback chairs
• Spaces to erect additional marquees if desired
• Fully stocked and staffed bar (prepaid or cash)
• PA and 4K video projection system in Coach House for wedding speeches and toasts
• Space for a live band and DJ
• Parking

  • Voted ‘the nation’s finest manor house’, Mapperton is a stunning country house wedding venue located near Beaminster, Dorset
  • The Garden Pavilion, Coach House, Orangery and Garden Grottoes are all licensed for civil ceremonies
  • Our chic Orangery is the perfect backdrop for your drinks reception, overlooking one of England’s most celebrated gardens
  • Rustic barn Coach House provides flexible entertaining space for up to 120 seated guests, with licensed bar and breakout space, plus sound and lighting systems
  • Main lawn can accommodate marquee for up to 400 guests
  • Exclusive use of venue
Follow Mapperton on
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
mapperton 20171008045756408
Mapperton
Mapperton 40
Mapperton 40
Mapperton 18
Mapperton 18
Mapperton 26
Mapperton 26
Mapperton 35
Mapperton 35
Mapperton 36
Mapperton 36
Mapperton 29
Mapperton 29
Mapperton 40
Mapperton 40
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton 33
Mapperton 33
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton 34
Mapperton 34
Mapperton 43
Mapperton 43
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton Coach House Ceremony Set up
Mapperton Coach House Ceremony Set up
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton 25
Mapperton 25
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton 30
Mapperton 30
Mapperton 38
Mapperton 38
Mapperton 32
Mapperton 32
Mapperton Coach House
Mapperton Coach House
Mapperton 28
Mapperton 28
Mapperton 40
Mapperton 40
Mapperton 37
Mapperton 37
Mapperton 39
Mapperton 39
Mapperton 27
Mapperton 27
Mapperton 22
Mapperton 22
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton 19
Mapperton 19
Mapperton 21
Mapperton 21
Mapperton 20
Mapperton 20
Mapperton 31
Mapperton 31
Mapperton, Dorset
Mapperton, Dorset
mapperton 20171008045756408
Mapperton
Mapperton 40
Mapperton 40

Did you like this supplier?

Request Pricing
Photos 38 photos
Videos 1 Video

6 Reviews for Mapperton

Recommended by 100% of couples


5.0 out of 5.0
  • Quality of the Service 5.0
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value for Money 5.0
  • Response time 5.0
6 Mapperton Reviews
  • A

    Amanda & Joe · Married on 20/07/2019

    5.0
    • Quality of the Service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value for Money:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Dream Day!

    Dream Day - I would have no hesitation recommending Mapperton Estate for your upcoming wedding. We had our wedding in July this summer and it was an absolute Fairytale. The venue is stunning and I couldn't have been happier with my overall experience before and during. Laura Bell was so helpful and easy to work with. I was unable to physically be there to do most of my planning and she assured me that everything would be taken care of and in place to make the day as easy as possible. Laura and the rest of the team put us at ease immediately and continued throughout the day itself. I would suggest that if you do book your wedding that you would book the cottage along with it. It was an absolute game changer having that space the night before and the day of. Not to mention, it was beautiful as well! I wish I could already repeat this day!

    Sent on 17/06/2020
  • J

    Jane & Tim · Married on 06/10/2018

    5.0
    • Quality of the Service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value for Money:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Dear Claire, Laura & everyone at Mapperton. Thank you so much for helping us to realise our Perfect Wedding day and working behind the scenes to ensure that everything ran smoothly. Claire you saved my sanity on the Thursday before the big day, offering a fantastic wet weather plan amidst my sheer panic. Mapperton provided the most wonderful setting. The autumnal light & colour captured in our photos are incredible. We wish you all the best with future weddings!

    Sent on 01/03/2019
  • H

    Holly & Calen · Married on 24/08/2018

    5.0
    • Quality of the Service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value for Money:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Beautiful Gardens

    We had the most amazing day thank you. You both work so hard and we really appreciate all of your help and advice given on the run up to the wedding. Everything was perfect! Of course the venue is absolutely stunning and everyone commented on your beautiful gardens.

    Sent on 17/06/2020

Mapperton Awards

Recommended in Hitched

Mapperton FAQ

  • Venue Type:
    Exclusive Use
    Chapel on Premises
    In the Country
    Stately Home
    Historic
    Marquees and Tents
    Civil Ceremony Licence
    Barn
    Outdoor License
  • Dining Options:
    Seated Meal Facilities
    Corkage Option
    Allows Private Catering
    Alcohol Licence
    Buffet Meal Facilities
    In House Catering
  • Evening Entertainment:
    Marquee Available
    Dance Floor
    Live Band Facilities
    Evening Reception Facilities
    DJ Facilities
    Outdoor Fireworks Permitted
  • Overnight Accommodation:
    Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
    Overnight Accommodation for Guests
  • Venue Staff Assistance:
    Wedding Coordinator
  • Other Features:
    Disabled Facilities
    Car Parking
    Confetti Permitted

Map

  • Beaminster Bowood (Dorset) DT8 3NR
    Location of (Mapperton)