The Setting

Nestled in peaceful countryside, Hestercombe is a unique combination of beautifully restored gardens, all saved from disrepair and lovingly restored to their former glory over the last 20 years. With a selection of flexible locations for your ceremony and reception Hestercombe has a wonderfully romantic atmosphere. A candle-lit ceremony in the Orangery; an intimate supper with a handful of friends; an evening party venue for up to 200 – they can create the dream wedding.

The Vibe

Hestercombe is licensed for civil ceremonies with the advantage of being able to hold your ceremony, drinks reception, wedding breakfast and evening party all at one magnificent location. Their friendly and accommodating in-house wedding team have many years of experience and will work with you to create your special day.

With 50 acres of gardens, woodland, lakes, cascades, temples, shade-dappled pathways and romantic corners topped off with views that will take your breath away – Hestercombe is the picture-perfect backdrop for photographs too.

To help you make the most of all the options at Hestercombe their wedding co-ordinator Julie is always on hand. Hugely experienced and full of good ideas Julie will guide and support you when you need it but step back when you’re happy on your own. On the day, Julie, together with an experienced team, will make sure everything runs smoothly, right down to the last detail… and even mopping tears of joy or calming nerves!