Hodsock Priory

£2,000 - £4,250 for Venue Hire
Up to 140
17 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
Hodsock Priory is a luxurious, country house Nottinghamshire wedding venue, steeped in history and romance.
Hodsock Priory Pricing & Costs

Venue Hire Only

Prices Start At
Maximum Price
Our venue hire pricing is based on the day and season of your wedding. Please ask our team for minimum guest numbers.
What is included in this pricing:
Exclusive use
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Furniture included
Wedding coordinator available on the day
External caterers not permitted

In-house catering
(price per head)

Prices Start At
Choose from our carefully curated wedding breakfast menus or design a bespoke menu with the help of our Head Chef, Mark. Get in touch with the team for evening menu and drinks package pricing.
What is included in this pricing:
Bespoke menu available
Menu tasting included
Minimum numbers apply
Cutlery included
Multiple course wedding breakfast
Table linen included

(total price)

Prices Start At
At Hodsock Priory you can design your own day completely to your liking. For couples looking for to work with some of the midlands finest and most trusted suppliers, we are excited to launch two new wedding packages. Please contact our team for all the exceptional details.
What is included in this pricing:
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Wine / soft drinks allowance per guest
Canapés included
Guest accommodation included
Furniture included
Couple accommodation included
Exclusive use
Multiple course wedding breakfast
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Hodsock Priory Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Country House
Manor House
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
No. of Bedrooms
Sleeps No. of People
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Usual Access Time
10:00 AM
Late Night Extension

Ceremony & Reception

Sound System Available
Wedding Licence
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Available
Confetti Permitted
Fireworks Permitted


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

Food and Drink

In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Alcohol Licence
Hodsock Priory Full Description
Surrounded by acres of pristine gardens, beautiful woodland and rolling fields, this award-winning, Nottinghamshire exclusive-use stately home venue, is guaranteed to give your wedding the wow-factor. We believe every wedding should be as unique as the couple getting married, and our friendly in-house team will work with you to create a day that’s perfect for you. Hodsock Priory has five beautiful civil ceremony locations for you to say your ‘I do’s, including Buchanan Hall, an elegant, chandelier-lit space, as well as the Panelled Hall, an atmospheric, oak-panelled room full of charm. If you love the idea of an al-fresco celebration, we also have a stunning Georgian gazebo tucked away in a secluded part of our gardens, which is licensed for outdoor civil ceremonies. Set in 800 acres of idyllic countryside, Hodsock Priory is the perfect choice for couples looking for a Nottinghamshire stately home wedding venue. With its rich heritage, grand interiors and pristine gardens, it’s the ultimate setting for an unforgettable day. Our award-winning service is at the heart of everything we do and we’re passionate about bringing your dream day to life. Our menus and drinks packages are expertly crafted by the talented team of in-house chefs and we’re proud of Hodsock Priory’s reputation as a fine food venue. With 17 sumptuously stylish bedrooms and apartments – including a luxurious Honeymoon Suite – you and your wedding party don’t have far to go to once the celebrations are over.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: EJ
We would love to host your wedding! Me and the team at Hodsock are here to make your planning journey as fun and stress free as possible. With all the food and wine tasting, inspirational showcases and your personal wedding coordinator, we really do everything to ensure your planning is nearly as much fun as the big day itself!


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Jenna and Joe
Happy couple married in January
January 2024
We will be recommending Hodsock to anyone
We wanted to say a massive, massive thank you to you and the Hodsock team for pulling off such an incredible day. We had the absolute best time and we have you to thank for that. The day ran so smoothly and we felt so looked after all day, all the little touches and attention to detail made it so special. We will be recommending Hodsock to anyone who will listen in the future, you guys went above and beyond, we really couldn’t have asked for more.
Happy couple married in January
January 2024
The venue is perfect
Got married at Hodsock Priory on the 28th December and the whole experience was that amazing it definitely deserves a 5 star review. The venue is perfect, coordination was spot on and all staff were outstanding. Particular shoutout to Jess & India who made everything so seamless. Both fantastic! Nick & Lewis behind the bar, cracking team who had every angle covered! All the staff made our day special and we are both very grateful.
Chris Waud
Wedding: December
January 2024
Beautiful venue
I photographed my last wedding of 2023 at Hodsock priory and it was my first visit to the venue. Hodsock Priory is a stunning setting for a wedding and the customer service was fantastic. Their coordinators were a joy to work with
Mr and Mrs Hollinger
Happy couple married in December
December 2023
you are simply a friend for life.
India, where do we start! Thank you SO much for everything. I am so glad we had you as our beautiful planner, you made the day amazing for us and catered to every detail it was utterly amazing. We had the best day ever and that is all down to you! There isn’t enough words to describe how thankful we are for you & the team. We are going to miss our chats and emails, however we won’t be a stranger to you as you are simply a friend for life. Thank you so much again, we wish you an amazing Christmas
Katie Hollinger
Happy couple married in December
January 2024
Simply amazing
We got married at Hodsock Priory 09.12.2023 and our lovely planner was India. India was simply amazing, she catered to every detail as did the entire team on the day, communication was excellent and the team always made you feel comfortable and supported on our big day. India and the team at Hodsock made the day amazing for us and catered to every detail it was utterly amazing. We had the best day ever. There isn’t enough words to describe how thankful we are for the team.
Berkley McQuaid
Happy couple married in November
December 2023
Hodsock Priory Location & Contact Details


Blyth, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S81 0TY, England

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction

A1 junction 34

Nearest Train Station


Nearest Airport

East Midlands Airport

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Hodsock Priory Press & Awards

Press & Awards (3)

Save the Date

Industry Awards (1)

I Do Wedding Awards - Best Venue
Frequently Asked Questions

Describe the best wedding that happened at Hodsock Priory?

After hosting hundreds of weddings, its safe to say each event brings something unique to Hodsock. From helicopter arrivals to luxury floral installations and even bowtie wearing llamas.

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

We often get asked for our advice throughout our couples wedding planning journey. Our top tip has always been the same, to remember to take a moment for yourselves. Take a step back to appreciate your countless hours of hard work and planning, embrace your new husband or wife and just soak in all the love shared by your friends and family on your special day. ⁠

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

An idea that we always love, is when our couples share and frame their most cherished family photos. This adds a lovely personal touch and truly makes the venue feel like yours.

Describe Hodsock Priory in 5 adjectives

Modern, Traditional, Spacious, Flexible, Personal

Where’s the best photo spot at Hodsock Priory?

The most popular photo spots at our venue would have to be the ante room or panelled hall becasue of its history. A great spot in the gardens is just past the lake looking back at the house. The gardens are beautiful in all seasons, in the summer sun but especially when the snowdrops bloom in winter.

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at Hodsock Priory?

As Hodsock Priory is only available for exclusive hire, your seclusion and privacy is guaranteed. Our most famous guest would have to be Henry VIII.

What’s your favourite canapé?

A question too difficult to answer, one of our most popular would have to be the Baby Yorkshire puddings with rare fillet of beef. Each of our couples get to experience our Head Chef's culinary expertise on our tasting events. Marc will carefully create a tasting menu which makes those all important decisions about your wedding breakfast and the best wine pairings a little more easier.

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Our ploughman boards, who doesn't love cheese anytime of the day!

What is Hodsock Priory most unique feature?

Our most unique feature is our Grade I list Tudor Gatehouse. In August 1541, Henry VIII and wife #5 Katherine Howard came to visit the Gatehouse and had lunch with their host Sir Gervase Clifton. The gatehouse was believed to have been built for this purpose, that and to have a view out over Sherwood Forest which then stretched to Hodsock. Now an unforgettable welcome for you and you wedding guests as well as a beautiful backdrop for your wedding portraits.

What part of your business are you most proud of?

We are most proud of our team! When looking for your dream venue, the people who are going to be part of your wedding planning journey are just as important as the venue itself. Are they welcoming and friendly? Are they willing to help answer all your questions, big and small? And are they willing to make your craziest ideas a reality? Our team are. We are renowned for our hospitality and service, and pride ourselves upon exceeding your expectations from start to finish.

Bridebook Benefits

Bridebook GiftFree Bottle of Champagne
Bridebook Special OfferAll our Bridebook couples will receive complimentary champagne in their honeymoon suite