Weddings at Childerley

Wedding venues in cambridgshire

We understand that you want your wedding to be the most perfect day. While we can’t promise you perfect weather, Childerley can offer you a unique setting with its magnificent gardens, Elizabethan Chapel and stunning barn.


The Gardens are a wonderful mix of romantic roses, elegant lawns, mature herbaceous borders, and shady orchards, set against a backdrop of an Elizabethan House, a private Chapel and a small lake. Your wedding guests will be charmed by its hidden delights of unexpected paths leading to secret arbours, water-features, garden sculpture and fish ponds. Your wedding photographs will be set against the most magical of backdrops whatever the season.

The Chapel

The Chapel can seat up to 60 comfortably for an intimate blessing, with its balcony overlooking the lake giving breathtaking views of the extensive gardens.

Barn weddings in cambridgshire

Long Barn - Barn weddings

The Long Barn can comfortably seat 120 to 150 guests, and has the capacity to accommodate up to 500. It has proved itself to be an excellent venue for barn weddings and wedding after parties. The adjacent courtyard provides a wonderful outdoor environment for those warm summer evenings.  Venue hire starts at £4,400 plus VAT.

Civil Wedding and Partnerships

The Long Barn, and the Courtyard Loggia are registered for use for Civil Wedding and Partnership ceremonies.

The Long Barn has a dedicated area for up to 120 seated guests however there are other areas of the barn which are licensed for more than 300 plus guests.

If you are wanting your ceremony to take place in the sunshine then the Courtyard Loggia is the place to be! Decorated in an Italian style with up to 10 guests seated in the Loggia with up to 200 guests looking on from the grassed courtyard decorated with troughs of seasonal flowers.  There is a surcharge for outside ceremonies of £150 plus VAT.

Barn weddings in the Long Barn for up to 120 guests start at £472 plus VAT .


The superb Movable Feast at Childerley are able to cater to your every need, offering exceptional menus and service tailored to your individual taste and budget. We are able to recommend a selection of wines suitable for every occasion.

The event team

The event team between them have many years experience of event organisation, and have excellent contacts for equipment hire, musicians, florists, photographers, etc.

Wedding venues in cambridgeshire

Childerley hall is a celebrated Elizabethan house surrounded by its famous gardens, this makes it ideal as a wedding venue in Cambridgeshire. We are situated 15 minutes to the west of Cambridge.

Contact the events team

Please contact the Events Office to arrange a viewing and discuss venue hire prices.

Clara Davies

Phone 01954 211 433