At Hertford Castle we believe every wedding reception should be as different and unique as the couple hosting it. Our dedicated wedding team is on hand to ensure all your requirements are met. We organise everything to perfection to ensure your day runs as smoothly and efficiently.
We offer exclusive hire of the Castle’s Downshire Suite which was remodeled in Georgian style by the Marquess of Downshire in the reign of George III. The Downshire Suite comprises of three rooms on the ground floor of Hertford Castle which radiates character and ambiance. The three rooms are made up of the Mayor’s Parlour, The Salisbury Room and the Conservatory overlooking the Castle Wall and the arched entrance to the Moat Gardens.
The rooms can be used as you wish to fulfil your fairy tale dreams of a Castle reception. We can accommodate seating for up to 60 guests for seated dining or 100 guests for a standing buffet, making the Castle the ideal venue for an intimate wedding.
From the opulent to the intimate and exclusive at Hertford Castle we can work with the caterer of your choice, to ensure that your wedding breakfast is a truly memorable occasion. Alternatively use our recommended caterers to accommodate a dining package to suit your taste.
Hertford Castle is an ideal location to hold any occasion such as: Anniversary -Birthday -Christening -Wake -Engagement -Murder Mystery. Perfect for your private parties.
Hertford Castle provides a unique venue in a peaceful, historic setting alongside the River Lea, perfect for meetings. It is an ideal location to hold a conference, seminar, meeting or training programme.