The Tally Ho Hotel

(9 reviews) 9 5
Ploughley Road Arncott Bicester Oxfordshire OX25 1NY
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Band Stand 1
Entrance 2
Ceremony 3
Fireplace 4
Garden Area 5

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About The Tally Ho Hotel

Ploughley Road, Arncott, Bicester
Oxfordshire, OX25 1NY

Nestled in the charming Oxfordshire countryside, The Tally Ho Hotel is the perfect venue for your wedding. The converted 19th-century farmhouse is a versatile venue with delightful surroundings, wonderful interiors and excellent service.

We are fully licensed to hold civil ceremonies, so you can celebrate your whole day here! Whether you’re planning a large, lavish event or a smaller, more intimate occasion, we can accommodate your big day.

If you choose The Tally Ho Hotel, you will benefit from the excellent services of our expert events organiser. They will be on hand to ensure that no detail is forgotten, and on the big day itself they keep things running seamlessly by announcing each important part of your day. All you have to do is relax, enjoy and get married!

Your reception will take place in the Rafters Room. The suite can accommodate up to 100 seated guests with an adjoining marquee as an option if you have a longer guest list. We can also cater for buffets with up to 200 guests. As a flexible venue, we can adjust the suite's layout to suit your celebration.

To lend a hand with your preparations, we have a fantastic range of wedding packages to offer. The packages have something to suit every wedding with use of the main hotel, gardens and accommodation for your overnight guests at special rates. The Starry Night package is perfect if you opt for a romantic evening ceremony, and the English Garden Party offers a wonderful sophisticated vintage-style high tea.

Contact us today for more details. We look forward to hearing from you!

• Stunning converted farm house nestled in the Oxfordshire countryside • Flexible venue with space for 100 seated or 200 standing in the Rafters Room, or 45 seated and 90 standing in the Lounge. • Experienced event organiser to help you throughout • Fantastic wedding packages with add on packages available • Hotel accommodation at discounted rates for your guests – 26 en-suite rooms • Live band or disco for the evening. Venue is licensed until 12am (extensions may be granted if arranged with the venue)

Facilities at The Tally Ho Hotel

Venue Type :
Civil Ceremony Licence
Exclusive Use
In the Country
Small Hotel
Evening Entertainment :
Evening Reception Facilities
Marquee Available
Dance Floor
Entertainment Licence
Live Band Facilities
DJ Facilities
Outdoor Fireworks Permitted
Overnight Accommodation :
Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
Overnight Accommodation for Guests
Other Features :
Confetti Permitted
Disabled Facilities
Car Parking
Dining Options :
Seated Meal Facilities
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering
Alcohol Licence
Capacity :
30 to 50 guests
50 to 75 guests
75 to 100 guests
100 to 150 guests
150 to 250 guests
Venue Staff Assistance :
Wedding Coordinator

The Tally Ho Hotel Location

The Tally Ho Hotel, Ploughley Road, Arncott, Bicester, Oxfordshire, OX25 1NY

Ploughley Road Arncott Bicester Oxfordshire OX25 1NY
01869 247170
9 5

The Tally Ho Hotel Reviews (9)

Venue Service

By Jack and Chloe linfoot, on 08 Jan 2018Date of Wedding - 25 Nov 2017

Me and my husband got married here on the 25th of novemeber and we could not of asked for a better venue, we left it all in the staffs hands to make the rooms look beautiful and they did not disappoint, every guest commented on how lovely the venue was, how delicious the food was and how fantastic the staff was. The whole day flowed so perfectly and we would recommend the tally ho hotel to any upcoming wedding.

Amazing Venue!
Venue Service

By Charlotte Brooks, on 28 Jan 2018Date of Wedding - 09 Sep 2017

Nicky & the team at the Tally Ho Hotel were amazing from start to finish. We could not have asked for a better team to have helped us create our dream day. Nothing was too much trouble and they were always ready to help us with a smile on their face. They understood how important every element was and pulled out all the stops on the day - the day went like clockwork and was really well planned from their side. We got married at the venue as well as have our wedding breakfast and party at the end, and most of our guests stayed the night too. Everyone complimented the venue and especially the food. It was fantastic and we are so glad we chose to have our special day here! Thank you so much for everything!!

Venue Service

By Tasha and Mark, on 07 Jan 2018Date of Wedding - 18 Aug 2017

We got married in August 2017 and it was just the best day. Nicky and the team worked tirelessly behind the scene making sure everything ran smoothly, nothing was too much trouble and the staff are amazing. Venue works perfectly and the accommodation is fantastic.

Our Dream Wedding
Venue Service

By Emma and Matthew, on 07 Jan 2018Date of Wedding - 01 Apr 2017

We got married in April 2017 at The Tally Ho Hotel. We were recommended the venue by a family member who had been to a friends wedding there. We knew the moment we walked in that it was the one for us! The venue is beautiful, looked after and has a lovely vibe. We met with Nikki and felt that she understood our needs, was knowledgeable and nothing was too much. Nikki was brilliant at every step and we couldn't have arranged the wonderful day we had without her and the teams expertise, kindness and good humour. Our day went smoothly and surpassed all our expectations. Our guests were delighted with the venue, and a big bonus is that the accommodation is only a few steps from the main venue and were for our own use only. We would book the Tally Ho again in a heartbeat and I am already looking for an excuse to book more events there in the future. Thank you from us both x

Venue Service

By Ray and Ali Walters, on 22 Feb 2017Date of Wedding - 21 May 2016

Honest, reliable , helpful and genuine. That's how we would describe Nicky and her team at the Tally Ho. We knew what we did and did not want for our wedding reception and Nicky delivered. We can`t praise them highly enough for the way they looked after us. No false promises or fake smiles just a genuine desire to make our experience enjoyable. Definitely not doing it again but if we were we would do it at the Tally Ho.

Our wedding day
Venue Service

By Mr & Mrs Malcolm, on 14 Nov 2015

Well what can I say, we visited the venue back in February and walked in and fell in love with the whole place it had the wow factor in all areas. After speaking to Nicky the wedding coordinator we knew this was the place for our special day. Nicky and the team were fantastic nothing was a problem and went that extra mile. We had a 5pm wedding and straight into party mode what was what we wanted and the whole team were very professional in every way. The Tally Ho Hotel was a great find and set in a lovely village and I would highly recommend to anyone it is worth a visit

A truly amazing and caring venue.
Venue Service

By Barry Sheehan, on 12 Sep 2015

From the moment my wife to be and I walked into the hotel during a wedding fayre we fell for the place and knew that this was the place for us. We booked up and never regretted one thing about it. Every contact with Nicky we were left reassured everything was in hand. On the day itself the reception room looked amazing and every guest was taken aback. There was no food left in plates as the food was top class. The gardens add a great back drop for the day and also great for photos with the band stand and pond. The rooms were great and the breakfast was great too. Every member of staff was excellent and the service throughout the day was fantastic. I would always recommend the Tally Ho to anyone as you will not be disappointed and will likely get more than could imagine. They know and understand how much the day means to you and offer a personal touch to add to all the happiness on he day. book now you won't be disappointed.

Amazing place
Venue Service

By Sophie shaun Griffin, on 11 Sep 2015

The Tally Ho was amazing and everyone was really helpful! Food was lovely and the day flowed so well!! Everyone commented on the rooms and how it had such a good feel and a lovely garden! So much was included in the package we chose that we felt ao relaxed and knew the tally ho had everyrthing under control! Also it is a quiet venue so your the only bride and groom that day and the accommodation was nice to! Would defently give tally ho a thumbs up and it made are wedding day perfect : )

Our beautiful Autumn wedding
Venue Service

By Rachel leach, on 11 Sep 2015

We got married here last October and still people are telling us it was the best wedding they have ever been too. I honestly believe one of the main reasons why people rave about our wedding was the venue. We went for the evening package where we were wed at 5pm. With this package we had a Dj & a Hog Roast. Nicky and her team were fantastic, nothing was too much for them. Honestly we cannot recommend this venue enough, I have a big smile on my face whenever I think of the Tally Ho.

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