Rufford Mill is a beautiful site steeped in history, that will provide a stunning backdrop to any event. Our Talbot Suite is perfect for that special surprise birthday party or special anniversary, with full use of the separate arrival and bar area. Our team can put together a menu to suit your occasion from delicate canapes, Hot Pork Rolls to a full hot and cold buffet.

Birthday Parties - Rufford Mill is the perfect venue for your birthday celebrations! Contact us for more information

Anniversaries - Celebrate that milestone in style in a beautiful beamed Talbot Suite and let your guests enjoy the stunning grounds!

Baby Showers & Christening Parties - Let us help you plan the celebration of your beautiful new baby!

Celebration of Life - We understand that this can be a difficult time for you and your loved ones, so let us take some of the strain off you. Set in a peaceful and beautiful location, Rufford Mill offers a sympathetic setting to celebrate the life of your loved one

Balls & Black Tie Events - Making use of our separate bar & buffet area, enjoy our beautiful beamed Talbot Suite to party the night away and celebrate with your colleagues at your company day or school prom! 

To arrange a one to one consultation please call our team on 01623 888525 or send an enquiry click here! 

Contact us today on: 01623 677688

Business Hours

  • Park Grounds:   Dawn to dusk
  • Admin Office:   10am - 4pm
  • Gift Shop:   10am - 4pm
  • Coach House Cafe:   9:30am to 5pm (subject to weather)
  • Courtyard:   9:30am to 5pm (subject to weather)

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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.


Rufford Abbey Country Park Ollerton Nottinghamshire NG22 9DF