Weddings at Rufford Abbey

Rufford is a beautiful site, steeped in history, with stunning views across the lake, natural surroundings and a relaxed atmosphere, providing an enchanting backdrop to your wedding or partnership ceremony.

At the heart of the park lie the picturesque remains of Rufford Abbey, surrounded by park land, woodland, formal gardens and a lake. The Talbot Suite, on the first floor of Rufford Sawmill, provides a stylish venue for civil weddings or partnership ceremonies. This listed building has a historic exterior but a fresh and contemporary interior. The Talbot Suite can comfortably seat 150 guests theatre-style or 80 guests banquet-style.

Read on to find out more about celebrating your special day at Rufford Abbey Country Park.

To arrange a wedding suite viewing please ring 01623 827315 and chat to our Wedding Planners   
or email ruffordmill.catering@parkwood-leisure.co.uk

The Perfect Wedding Venue

With stunning surroundings in all directions, Rufford Abbey is the most picturesque wedding location in Nottinghamshire and the perfect choice of venue for your special day.

The site is a photographer's dream and you are invited to take full advantage of the beautiful photo opportunities that surround Rufford Abbey and Rufford Mill.

Our friendly and professional in-house catering team have extensive experience of running magical weddings.

We offer a range of options to suit your needs and budget, from hot carvery menus through to fine dining for up to 80 guests and a selection of light finger buffets for up to 120 evening guests. 

"The day ran so smoothly from start to finish...The food was excellent and nothing was too much trouble. All my friends and family have said what a fantastic and relaxing day they had and what a splendid venue it is. Personal, friendly and in a beautiful location. I would highly recommend this venue...a perfect day!!!”

Annette and Ray www.hitched.co.uk 

The Talbot Suite, on the first floor of Rufford Sawmill, provides a stylish venue for civil weddings or partnership ceremonies. This listed building has a historic exterior but a fresh and contemporary interior. The Talbot Suite can comfortably seat 150 guests theatre-style or 80 guests banquet-style.

 

Want to find out more?

Contact us today on: 01623 821338

Business Hours

  • Park Grounds -   Dawn to dusk
  • Visitor Information -   Daily 10.30am - 4.30pm
  • Shops -   Daily 10.30am - 5.00pm (4.30pm winter)
  • Coach House Cafe -   10.00am - 5pm (4.30pm winter)
  • Lord Savile's Kitchen   Daily 11am -3pm weekdays. (To 4pm weekends)


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About Us

Rufford Abbey Country Park is owned by Nottinghamshire County Council. Set in the heart of Robin Hood Country the park offers native woodland, a lake and gardens as well as a range of attractions, activities and catering options managed by Parkwood Outdoors.

Address

Rufford Abbey Country Park Ollerton Nottinghamshire NG22 9DF