Merrist Wood can offer unique outdoor and indoor wedding venues to suit all styles of weddings. We can provide a dry hire space for formal and informal weddings including festival style or tipi weddings, or we have a beautiful wood panelled function room for a smaller more intimate indoor wedding, with access to a stunning outdoor terrace with beautiful views of the estate. Or how about a celebrant wedding by our private lake or in the ancient woodlands.

Izzy’s Meadow

A picturesque tree lined field, ideal for festival or relaxed style weddings, a perfect venue to dance amongst the stars.

This vast estate plays home to some stunning woodlands and fields, Izzy’s Meadow is sited at the bottom of the estate, surrounded by fields. Parking for your guests is amongst the trees where you can then saunter into the secluded field for a relaxed celebration with your chosen style of marquee.

If you’re feeling adventurous, guide your guests on a walk through the woods, or to the lake, where you will find a stunning setting for a blessing.

Cost (2019): £1100 *
Cost (2020): £1200 *

Izzy's Meadow

Park Field

This location offers you exclusive access to a beautiful green open space within the Merrist Wood Estate; overlooking vast fields, ideal for more formal marquees. Merrist Wood House makes for the perfect backdrop, reception drinks may be taken in the more formal lawns in front of the house or beside your marquee overlooking the views.

Park Field is sited at the top of the estate, with stunning views over the adjoining fields, which you may choose to access across fields, or along the main driveway where there is ample parking.

There is access to power, water and toilets at this location.

Cost (2019): £1650 *
Cost (2020): £1750 *


Park Field

Merrist Wood House in Colebrook Room

Merrist Wood House was built in 1877 by famous architect Norman Shaw and makes a perfect small wedding venue (up to 60-80 guests or 50 for sit down meal). Reception drinks can be taken on the formal lawn in front of the house, and you will also have access to a large hall area and an additional room, if needed. The Colebrook Room is wood panelled with period features and fireplace, and has amazing views of the surrounding estate.

Cost (2019): £800 *
Cost (2020): £875 *

* Costs based on 3 day hire.

Merrist Wood House

Beautiful 400 acre estate including woodlands, wetlands and grasslands

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