Moderate (££)
Up to 120
50 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
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Bisham Abbey is renowned for two things, history and romance. Offering you a variety of stunning and individual rooms, this venue is the perfect picturesque setting for your wedding!
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Country House
Manor House
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
No. of Bedrooms
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Usual Finish Time
12:00 PM
Late night availability

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence
Dancefloor Available
Confetti Permitted


Water View
Exclusive Use
Marquee Permitted
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Grade I/II Listed Building
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Food and Drink

In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
Alcohol Licence
Full Description
Bisham Abbey is a Grade I listed manor house located near Marlow in Buckinghamshire, formerly the holiday home of Henry VIII and dating back all the way to 1260 AD. If you’re a couple who want a ‘wedding with wow’ guaranteed, Bisham’s got to be your first choice. We offer weddings, civil ceremonies, big events, more intimate ones, stunning backdrops, rooms steeped in history, all set on the banks of the iconic River Thames. We’ve something for all party sizes, plus an array of catering options to satisfy all culinary requirements. Why not stop by the abbey for a complimentary menu tasting session before your big day. A great way of checking the quality we’re offering before your lucky guests get their chance. We’re fully licensed to offer civil ceremonies in both the Warwick Room and the Great Hall. Located near the heart of the abbey, overlooking our beautiful lawns and the River Thames, the Warwick provides an intimate setting for up to 90 ceremony guests and up to 60 reception guests. While the majestic Great Hall, situated near the entrance of the abbey, can seat up to 150 ceremony guests and up to 120 reception guests. Our dedicated wedding coordinators guide you through the entire planning process from initial inquiry all the way up to the big day. Our team puts its heart and soul into making sure your event runs like a dream, providing their own expertise, but always on hand to tailor the day according to the vision you had for this most memorable of all occasions. Feel free to browse the photography on our website, but to really appreciate the abbey, you need to see the site for yourself. Come for a walk round, get to know the place - we cannot wait to meet you!

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Melissa
Lovely to meet you, looking forward to discussing your dream wedding with you! Please get in touch by sending an enquiry.


No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
No. of People In Team
Tom and Emily
Happy couple married in July
August 2018
A perfect day
The most beautiful venue for a great price and Nicki (and team) is so helpful from the first planning session to the big day. The food is excellent and you can't ask for more from a venue that is both grand and intimate in one. Thank you to everyone involved in making our big day more amazing than we had even hoped for.
Emily Ruscoe
Happy couple married in July
November 2018
Stunning and the best staff
Incredible venue with beautiful scenery and great staff
Location & Contact Details


Marlow, Buckinghamshire, England

Travel Notes

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction

A404 and M40

Nearest Train Station


Nearest Airport

Heathrow Airport

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Press & Awards

Press & Awards (3)

Brides Magazine
OX Wedding Magazine
Henley and Marlow Lifestyle Magazine

Accreditations (1)

Shortlisted for UK Wedding Awards in Best Historic Wedding Venue Category

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