Wedding Venue, Oxford
Medieval character and modern charm blend seamlessly at Oxford Thames Hotel to create a unique setting for your Oxford wedding. Situated on the River Thames, amidst 30 acres of picturesque private grounds, the beautiful sandstone buildings, created around two medieval barns and a 15th Century Manor House, provide a spectacular wedding venue. Oxford is a popular location for weddings, with its rich history, stunning architecture and central location.
Oxford Thames Hotel benefits from being just 3 miles from Oxford city centre, yet is easy for your guests to find and has a quintessentially English, rural setting with plenty of private parking.
From the moment you first contact us, to the end of your stay, we will do everything we can to help you to create the wedding of your dreams. Our experienced Wedding Co-ordinator will give you all the help and advice you need to create your perfect day.
For bookings or more information call 01865 334444
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Civil Ceremonies, Oxford
Our license for civil ceremonies and civil partnerships makes it possible for your wedding to be conducted on our premises. We have five distinctive suites for your civil wedding ceremony. The ornate College Barge makes a truly unique setting for an intimate wedding ceremony, while the Little Barn has an abundance of medieval character. Or perhaps you would prefer something a little more contemporary, in which case the luxurious Oxford Suite could be the perfect wedding venue for you. The elegantly appointed Kennington Suite has sophisticated décor and beautiful views of the river. However, if you have always dreamed of an outdoor summer wedding, we can hire a wedding marquee, a truly opulent setting for your wedding.
Wedding Reception, Oxford
After your wedding ceremony, celebrate in style with family and friends. From a small party to an elegant wedding breakfast to a grand wedding reception for 500 people, Oxford Thames Hotel has a variety of settings for you to choose from. Our talented chefs have plenty of experience of catering for weddings and will be delighted to prepare an array of sumptuous dishes for you and your guests.
The Little Barn, with its distinctive character and original period features, has its own bar and can accommodate 60 people seated or 100 for an evening wedding reception. The adjoining courtyard is the perfect place to enjoy a glass of Champagne or even a barbecue when the weather is fine.
The magnificent Oxford Suite makes a superb large Oxford wedding venue, being able to seat 120 for a wedding breakfast or 200 for an evening wedding reception. It has its own bar and a large dance floor, as well as large French doors overlooking our private lawns.
If you would like a more intimate wedding breakfast venue the Kennington Suite, which has beautiful views, could be just what you are looking for.
If you have in mind an Oxford summer wedding, we can hire a beautiful wedding marquee, which can accommodate up to 500 guests.
As guests of honour, the bride and groom will be able to enjoy the sophisticated surroundings of our bridal suite on your wedding night, as well as breakfast the next day, as part of our wedding package. If your guests would like to stay the night, they can choose from our 62 luxurious en suite rooms and will benefit from a preferential room rate.
Oxford Thames Hotel offers a stunning setting for quintessentially English wedding photography. Our walled garden, river frontage and picturesque parkland will provide a range of romantic backdrops for your Oxfordshire wedding. If you have chosen your wedding photographer, they are welcome to visit us in advance, or, if you prefer, we can recommend a photographer.
Wedding Hotel, Oxford
When holding your wedding at Oxford Thames Hotel, as well as benefiting from a distinctive Oxfordshire country wedding venue, you will also be able to enjoy all the other facilities the hotel has to offer.
While staying with us, you and your guests will receive complimentary membership of our leisure club, gym and tennis court. Why not arrive a day early and enjoy some quality time with friends and family before your big day? We have a number of rooms suitable for private dining, while our River Room Restaurant is ideal for a small dinner party.
We can also host your hen night and stag night. Our themed party nights are perfect for groups and promise a fun-filled evening.
Oxford is a popular destination for honeymoons, so why not enjoy a relaxing start to married life and spend a few days with us after your wedding day? Take a stroll in our grounds, enjoy a little pampering in our leisure club or venture further afield and explore the many delights of Oxfordshire.
For bookings or more information call our Wedding Co-ordinator, Sharon King on 01865 334444