Prested Hall


Prested Hall



If you’re looking for an exclusive wedding venue near Colchester in Essex, Prested Hall offers the ultimate package. Prested Hall is a charming Hotel in Essex. A beautiful 15th century part-moated manor house, Prested is probably one of the...county’s best kept secrets. Set in 75 acres of beautiful parkland, Prested is relaxing, stylish and peaceful.

This charming listed manor house is available for exclusive use for your wedding. Prested has 14 beautiful bedrooms and fine period interiors and is naturally the first choice for many brides in Essex. Our delightful gazebo outside and a traditional marquee are picture perfect. Prested is proud to be one of the most prestigious wedding venues in Essex.

Known for its stunning parkland setting at the end of a tree-lined drive, a relaxed welcoming atmosphere, delicious food and wonderful staff who go that extra mile for every couple, Prested Hall is one of the most popular wedding venues in Essex.

Enjoy your celebration with complete seclusion and privacy, stay overnight in our beautiful boutique-styled bedrooms and have breakfast the next morning with family and friends reliving your favourite moments of a spectacular day.

Three of Prested’s handsome reception rooms and the gazebo outside are licensed for civil ceremonies, so you can choose where you want your ceremony, wedding breakfast and evening entertainment, and you can dress the house in your own way. Summer weddings include the use of a traditional marquee on the lawn.

As a Prested couple, you will be offered a bespoke menu approach or a selection of appetising menus. Extra options include the Peresteda apartments offering extra accommodation for up to 20 people in Prested’s health club building. We also have an Elemis spa, and a hair and beauty salon for your wedding preparations and for use on the day.

Finally, Prested has great charm and has won many hearts over the years. Prested prides itself on listening to couples so that every detail of their day is just as they imagined.
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Venue Details

  • Venue Type:
  • Civil Ceremony Licence
  • Exclusive Hire
  • Countryside Location
  • Manor House
  • Hotel
  • Historic
  • Outdoor Licence
  • Landmark
  • Marquees and Tents Permitted
  • Woodland
  • Capacity:
  • Intimate (2-20)
  • Nearest & Dearest (20 - 40)
  • Simple Surety (40 - 60)
  • Party People (60 - 150)
  • Accommodation
  • For Wedding Couple
  • For 1 - 10 guests (dependent on availability)
  • For 10 - 20 guests (dependent on availability)
  • For 20 - 50 guests (dependent on availability)
  • Nearby usually available
  • Dining
  • Seated Meal Facilities
  • Buffet meal facilities
  • In house catering
  • Alcohol licence
  • Corkage option

Additional Info

  • Evening Reception Facilities
  • Marquee Available
  • Dance Floor
  • Entertainment Licence
  • Live Band Facilities
  • DJ Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre
  • Gym
  • Wedding Co-ordinator
  • Master of Ceremonies / Toastmaster
  • Confetti permitted
  • Disabled facilities
  • Car parking