Mercure Banbury Whately Hall is the perfect Oxfordshire wedding venue. From the fantastic location, gorgeous grounds and exceptional service, the hotel offers all you could need for a fantastic celebration.
Originally a 17th-century coaching inn, the historic venue has played host to many grand receptions and private celebrations over the years. The venue has entertained the likes of William Shakespeare, King James II, Benjamin Franklin and Jonathan Swift, author of Gulliver’s Travels.
The hotel is licensed to hold civil ceremonies and partnerships. Whether you’re planning a grand ceremony or a traditional church service, the hotel and gardens have a variety of fantastic spaces for your celebrations.
The Swift Restaurant is the ideal location for your wedding breakfast. The classically decorated space boasts stunning traditional features and direct access to the glorious gardens. The Berkley Restaurant provides the perfect setting for a smaller, more intimate event.
When the day draws to an end, your overnight guests can spend a night in one of the 69 stylish bedrooms, which are all available at preferential rates. The happy couple can enjoy the first night of married life in a complimentary Executive room.
At Mercure Banbury Whately Hall, we believe that each and every wedding is unique. We provide a flexible, personal service for every couple to ensure that the hotel is the perfect setting. In addition, we offer a fantastic range of wedding packages, designed to suit a wide variety of personal tastes and styles. Our dedicated wedding planner will be available to you throughout, offering help and support while you create your dream day!