Royal Berkshire

(53 reviews) 53 5
London Road Sunninghill Ascot Berkshire SL5 0PP
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About Royal Berkshire

London Road, Sunninghill, Ascot
Berkshire, SL5 0PP

Set in 15 acres of beautifully manicured gardens, the Royal Berkshire Hotel is an elegant Queen Anne house built in 1705 for Charles Churchill, son of the first Duke of Marlborough. Offering a rare balance of relaxed comfort, informal surroundings and impeccable service, the house and gardens are the picture perfect venue for your truly special day.

Everyone has unique ideas of what they want on their special day, and here at the Royal Berkshire our goal is to see your wedding day dreams fulfilled, from small and intimate family gatherings to lavish luxury celebrations. We create bespoke weddings to suit your every need, or if you prefer, our stylish wedding packages make it easy and fun with stress free planning! Our dedicated team of professionals pull out all the stops to ensure we deliver the best.

Our stunning country house hotel offers indoor wedding ceremonies and civil partnerships from 30 to 150 guests; if you are excited by the idea of your very own country house, the Royal Berkshire can be reserved on an "Exclusive Use" basis. For those honeymooning abroad, the Royal Berkshire is only a 20 minute drive from Heathrow airport.

Explore our newly opened outdoor ceremony area named the Secret Walled Garden.

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• Civil Ceremony... We have an array of indoor options from small family gatherings to larger celebrations • 15 acres of landscaped English gardens, with lawns, terraces and a fountain for your memorable photographs • Dedicated wedding co-ordinator and on hand guidance from our team of experts and recommended suppliers • Locally sourced and seasonal produce used to create your bespoke menu • 63 beautifully appointed bedrooms and suites; a special accommodation rate for your guests • The Berkshire Suite can accommodate up to 150 guests and has it's own private bar

Facilities at Royal Berkshire

Venue Type :
Civil Ceremony Licence
Exclusive Use
In the Country
Small Hotel
Outdoor License
Tipis and Yurts
Woodland and Festival
Unique Weddings
Evening Entertainment :
Evening Reception Facilities
Dance Floor
Entertainment Licence
Live Band Facilities
DJ Facilities
Outdoor Fireworks Permitted
Overnight Accommodation :
Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
Overnight Accommodation for Guests
Venue Leisure Facilities :
Fitness Centre
Dining Options :
Seated Meal Facilities
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering
Alcohol Licence
Corkage Option
Capacity :
Less than 30 guests
30 to 50 guests
50 to 75 guests
75 to 100 guests
100 to 150 guests
Venue Staff Assistance :
Wedding Coordinator
Master of Ceremonies/ Toastmaster
Other Features :
Confetti Permitted
Disabled Facilities
Car Parking
Pets Welcome

Royal Berkshire Reviews (53)

Wonderful Wedding
Venue Service

By Mr & Mrs Tropia, on 06 Feb 2020Date of Wedding - 25 Jan 2020

What a wonderful wedding we had, both Mike and I would like to thank Evee once again for all your help, all your wonderful colleagues at the Royal Berkshire, with special thanks to Rob and Martin who were on call for us all day.

Thank You!
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By Mr & Mrs Tomlinson, on 23 Dec 2019Date of Wedding - 07 Dec 2019

We literally had the best day, loved every minute of it but cannot believe it is all over and done with now...honeymoon to look forward to. We do have some feedback, please see below; I would just like to say how fantastic Justyna was. Literally she was on hand at any time and was always making sure everything was perfect for us, even my sisters pointed out after the wedding how attentive she was and wanting to make sure everybody had the perfect time. I would really like you to pass this feedback on to her and her manager as I think it is really important that she knows just how thankful we are that she was part of our day. Overall the service from you all was also fantastic, there was always somebody nearby if we needed anything The food...AMAZING! So many people commented on how lovely the food was, from the canapes through to the wedding breakfast and the evening food. Marc did speak with the chef to pass on the great feedback but again, if you wouldn't mind passing this on again, we would very much appreciate it. Overall though we would like to thank Royal Berkshire for part hosting literally the best days of our lives. The day was perfect and glad we picked such a beautiful hotel. We will definitely be visiting for drinks on occasion as the place will stay close to us.

Most Perfect Wedding Day!
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By Olivia & Rob, on 05 Nov 2019Date of Wedding - 14 Sep 2019

Thank you so much for helping us create the most perfect wedding day! I would love to thank Rob. We was so kind, patient and I loved having him a part of the day! The girl on the music - she was perfect. Everything was seamless! The dark haired man on reception couldn’t do enough to help everyone with lugging buggies and fetching things! To the whole team - they are an absolute credit to the hotel. Everyone was so friendly, helpful and professional. All the vendors and registrars have said the staff are absolutely the most friendly they have ever worked with! Everything was perfect.

Amazing Day
Venue Service

By Ben & Nicole, on 05 Nov 2019Date of Wedding - 31 Aug 2019

We’d just like to say thank you to you and the team at the Royal Berkshire for organising our wedding. We had the most amazing day, it all went perfectly and all of the guests have said how nice the venue was. Rob in particular was fantastic during the handover meeting and on the day, he sorted out any minor problems instantly and kept us continuously informed for which we were really grateful.

Our August Wedding
Venue Service

By Ben and Nicole, on 08 Sep 2019Date of Wedding - 31 Aug 2019

We held our wedding recently at the Royal Berkshire Hotel and it was absolutely perfect. From initial contact with Lindsey we were instantly impressed by the rooms, gardens and hospitality. The organisation from the whole team in advance was superb, we had regular contact, the hotel were so flexible with any requests we made and provided superb guidance. On the day itself everything ran exactly to plan, Rob had it all under control, and the whole team were unbelievably helpful and provided outstanding service. The food is incredible, the rooms are so comfortable and the gardens are excellent for photos. Could not recommend highly enough.

The most perfect, fantastic, wonderful wedding day
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By Chris & Yvonne, on 05 Nov 2019Date of Wedding - 30 Aug 2019

We had, without a doubt, the most perfect, fantastic, wonderful wedding day we could have hoped for. We really can’t thank you, your team, the coordinator (Rob), the Chefs and all the staff at the RB enough. Everyone was so professional, helpful, kind and courteous. There were bound to be a few minor issues with so many people attending and staying at the venue - but nothing was a problem for any of you. The day after we had nothing but compliments from everyone on the EVERYTHING – venue (how beautiful it is), ceremony the day before, staff, food, service, location….. We’d love to do it all over again – and I know it will be a few days that Yvonne & I will never, ever, forget.

Sophie & James - 11th August PART 2
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By Sophie & James, on 13 Aug 2019Date of Wedding - 11 Aug 2019

Equally, I would like to thank Martin. I am unsure if that was his name and hope I am right! He was available the night before on duty and moved the furniture round in preparation. Again, he went above and beyond, helping us transport decorations from our cars, on the day when ensuring guests’ happiness, and he just never seemed to stop! Finally, I would like to thank you, Laura. The handover between you and Lyndsey was so smooth and your attention to detail remarkable. You have been on hand at every opportunity and instead of questioning our lack of traditions, you embraced it and often made small additions that made it infinitely better. You’ve been such a valuable support system, even when I’ve used you as a sound board, and so patient with James’ challenging schedule! I have really valued all of your experience, ideas, creativity and overall positivity. Once again, to all, thank you so much for going above and beyond at all times. You made our day a resounding success and one to be remembered for an extremely long time. We will likely be back for our paper wedding anniversary and we are both looking forward to the reunion already!

Sophie & James - 11th August 2019 PART 1
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By Sophie & James, on 13 Aug 2019Date of Wedding - 11 Aug 2019

Thank you so much for all the help, support and well-wishes yesterday, and since we begun the journey of getting married! From start to finish, I’ve loved every minute of arranging a fantastic day for my family and this is because of your collective knowledge, experience and positivity. So many of our guests commented on how wonderful the day was and how relaxed it all was. They often made specific comments about your friendliness, helpfulness and how everyone seemed to go above and beyond at all times. James’ mum said it was the best wedding she had ever been to and that the food was amazing! I would like to extend specific thanks to Matilda, one of the waitresses. She was fantastic on the night and so incredibly friendly. She was there until extremely late and I was so surprised to see her again early in the morning for breakfast, with a smile! She even helped me this morning find the cake and wedding arch.

Mr & Mrs Rahman - 8th August 2019
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By Mr & Mrs Rahman, on 13 Aug 2019Date of Wedding - 08 Aug 2019

Dear Laura, Just a little note to thank you and the team for the lovely set up of my wedding afternoon tea on Thursday. We had been moved to the Library and it was lovely. My cake, indian sweets and dates had been beautifully laid out, and the side table for the hot items was well thought out. Chef produced a marvellous afternoon tea and really surpassed himself with the tiny bakewell tarts and chocolate brownies in particular. The scones were lovely and light with really tasty fillings in the sandwiches. Shah really enjoyed the hot indian food elements of the afternoon and particularly praised the tomato, onion and chilli salsa, I think he ate it all himself!! Thank you so much for making this part of our special day so wonderful. With kind regards Lynn (aka Mrs Rahman)

Cloud 9!
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By Mr & Mrs Bolt, on 05 Nov 2019Date of Wedding - 03 Aug 2019

Well I’m not quite sure where to start. So I’ll start with the most important, the biggest heartfelt thank you! Words just can’t describe how magical our wedding day was at the Royal Berkshire and that was down to you and the very professional friendly team you have around you at the hotel. We felt that all of the staff from the bar to the banqueting team were just all so excited for our special day, not just on the day but the whole up run and every time we popped in. We really felt welcome and special to you all. We are still receiving kind words and compliments about the staff and venue. Our guests were especially blown away by the service during the wedding breakfast, the way the food was served so finely and precisely was sensational. The food was absolutely remarkable. We would like to give a very special mention to Justyna. What a wonderful and lovely lady she is. It was a pleasure having her to help lead such a wonderful day. Justyna really put me at ease before the ceremony and was so helpful throughout the day, especially making sure my dress was in perfect position. Justine has played a very big part in our journey, it seems a distant memory ago when she was presenting our menu tasting. Justine has always made us feel very important and so special. She is an asset to the Royal Berkshire. One of my favourite memories of the whole day is when you were holding the doors shut before my entrance and asking if I was ready... and then the grand reveal. I would relive that moment over and over again if I could.

Tammy & Dean -27th July
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By Tammy & Dean, on 13 Aug 2019Date of Wedding - 27 Jul 2019

Hi Laura We would like to say a huge thank you to you and your team for making our day so special.

Diva & Vishal - 26th July 2019
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By Diva & Vishal, on 13 Aug 2019Date of Wedding - 26 Jul 2019

Hi Laura Vishal and I just wanted to say thank you so so much to you and the entire team. Our wedding day was absolutely perfect. x

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