Cambridge Dining Co

weddings

Venues

We partner with many BEAUTIFUL VENUES.

"We can find the perfect fit for your wedding, from large celebrations to intimate ceremonies, a traditional affair to something more informal. Please contact us if you would like to arrange a viewing of any of our venues, or to chat through which ones will fit in best with your vision."

Jenny, Event Manager, CDC Weddings

BARRINGTON HALL

Barrington Hall is your exclusive country house for the day, set within beautiful green lawns and woodlands. 

  • Location: Barrington, Cambridgeshire
  • Capacity: 130 guests
  • Licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships
  • Outdoor ceremony option on the Terrace
  • Beautiful marquee for dining and evening
  • Decorative rooms in Barrington Hall for more intimate weddings

BURLOES HALL

With stunning views of the rolling chalk hills of Hertfordshire, Burloes Hall provides an ideal venue for weddings, bordered by handsome beech trees and mature yew hedges enclosing secret Edwardian gardens.

  • Location: Royston, Hertfordshire
  • Capacity: 250 guests
  • Minutes from a beautiful 13th century church
  • Beautiful pole marquee
  • Secret Edwardian garden
  • Stunning country house backdrop

CAMBRIDGE COUNTY POLO CLUB

Cambridge County Polo Club is a wedding reception venue with a difference. The Club is based in an idyllic rural setting on the edge of the village of Lode in 220 acres of farmland.

  • Location: Lode, Cambridgeshire
  • Capacity: 300+
  • Marquee overlooking the immaculate polo pitches
  • Smaller weddings in The Punt Room club house
  • Exhibition polo match
  • Rooms for Bridal preparation

CAMBRIDGE UNION SOCIETY

Whether you are planning a lavish party for hundreds or an intimate affair for close friends, the elegant architecture, pretty garden and the vibrant atmosphere of the debating chamber create a wedding venue that is truly unforgettable.

  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Capacity: 300 guests
  • Licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships
  • Steeped in history
  • Dine in the Library
  • Reception in the gardens

CHILDERLEY

Childerley Long Barn sits in the beautiful grounds and gardens of the historic Childerley Hall. The Long Barn and the adjacent outside courtyard offer a fabulous informal setting for weddings with its stunning versatile space.

  • Location: Dry Drayton, Cambridgeshire
  • Capacity: 150 guests
  • Licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships
  • Elizabethan Chapel
  • Perfect for informal and boho-style weddings
  • Day before venue access

COLVILLE HALL

Colville Hall provides the romance and history of bygone years, with its courtyard of listed thatched barns around a central Manor House, dating back to the 12th Century.

  • Location: Chelmsford, Essex
  • Capacity: 150 guests
  • Licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships
  • Outside ceremony options
  • Perfect photo backdrop with ponds, gazebos, ancient monuments and a grade 1 listed arch 
  • 14 acre ancient wood known locally as the ‘bluebell wood’

ELY BOATHOUSE

A unique and iconic venue. Have your first dance against the backdrop of the sun setting over the River Cam. 

  • Location: Ely, Cambridgeshire
  • Capacity: 100 guests
  • Close to the churches of Ely for ceremonies
  • Riverside balcony
  • Stunning views
  • Option for marquee on banks of River Cam

ELY CATHEDRAL

Have your wedding in the unforgettable surroundings of Ely Cathedral, from intimate ceremonies in the smaller chapels to a full cathedral experience with spectacular floral arrangements and a full choir. Follow with your reception in the 14th Century Lady Chapel, renowned for its simple beauty.

  • Location: Ely, Cambridgeshire
  • Capacity: 300 guests in the Lady Chapel; 700 guests if combined with The Nave
  • Religious ceremonies
  • Packages to suit every style and budget
  • Cathedral choir and organist
  • Stunning décor

GRANARY ESTATES

From the classic flint walls on its approach, the original timber beams on display throughout, to the picturesque cornfields surrounding the grounds, the 18th century Granary Barn is the perfect setting for a relaxed and intimate wedding day. 

  • Location: Woodditton, Suffolk
  • Capacity: 180 guests
  • Licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships
  • Courtyard and picturesque grounds
  • Flexible space across two beautiful flint barns
  • Exclusive hire

THE GUILDHALLS

The Guildhalls are impressive examples of Victorian and 1930s architecture in the heart of Cambridge. The venue provides a perfect blank canvas for making the space your own.

  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Capacity: 400 guests
  • Licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships
  • Versatile space
  • Built-in stage for evening entertainment
  • Cambridge city centre location

ISLAND HALL

Island Hall is an elegant riverside mansion built in the late 1740s. The house is situated in 3 acres of gardens including an ornamental Saxon island in the Great Ouse river. You have a choice of options for your wedding, from the house to the island and can even arrive in style by boat!

  • Location: Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire
  • Capacity: 180 guests
  • Licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships
  • Outdoor ceremony
  • Marquee on a private island
  • Arrive and depart by boat

LANWADES HALL

Lanwades Hall sits proudly at the end of a sweeping tree-lined driveway complete with incredible wrought-iron gates that are flanked by two mirrored gate houses, giving you the perfect chance to really make an entrance! 

  • Location: Newmarket, Suffolk
  • 4 state rooms licensed for civil ceremonies
  • Historic Tudor-style manor house
  • Exclusive hire of all rooms
  • Open fireplace
  • Sunken garden, Terrace, Orchard and extensive parkland

LONGSTOWE HALL

Dating from the reign of Elizabeth I, Longstowe Hall is tucked away at the end of a sweeping woodland drive giving you the feeling of a truly private, exclusive estate. Greet your guests in the Rose Ball Room and then enjoy the gardens with spectacular double borders sweeping down to the lake. 

  • Location: Longstowe, Cambridgeshire
  • Capacity: 150 guests
  • Licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships
  • Traditional marquee on the lawn
  • Bring your own drinks
  • Beautiful grounds and lake

PRIVATE VENUES & MARQUEES

If you have a venue which holds a special significance, like a private home or hall, we can work within the space to create your vision. If you want to build your venue from the ground up, let us work with you to find the perfect space and design a marquee, whether that is a clear-span for dancing under the stars, a timeless poled marquee or a more relaxed tipi or yurt.

RECTORY FARM

Rectory Farm offers a beautiful marquee space nestled within a charming garden, complete with swing! The elegant country house makes a perfect backdrop for photos and there is even the option to hire the outdoor swimming pool to entertain your small and big kids.

  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Capacity: 200 guests
  • Licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships
  • Outdoor ceremonies in the gazebo
  • Marquee for dining and evening
  • Accommodation

ST PAUL'S CHURCH

St Paul’s Church is a beautifully renovated building in the centre of Cambridge with high ceilings and stained glass windows. Although there is the possibility of getting married in the Chapel, St Paul’s also makes a romantic venue for wedding receptions if you are getting married elsewhere. 

The well-proportioned, high ceilinged Main Hall has stunning stained glass windows, with pale oak floors to create a sense of light and space. The underfloor heating ensures it is also cosy in colder months. Candelabras on the walls and pillars make a candlelit occasion possible.

  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Capacity: 170 guests
  • Wedding ceremonies in the Chapel
  • Candlelit dining
  • Space for outdoor catering
  • Beautiful, intimate space