Venue Name: Morden Hall
Location: Morden, South London
What type of venue is Morden Hall and how old is the building?
Morden Hall is a stunning country house wedding venue in South London that combines history, contemporary style and picturesque grounds.
The building dates back to 1770 and belonged to the Hatfield family, who used the river to power mills to produce snuff. In 1941, the hall was sold to the National Trust and, following an impressive renovation in 2015, became the wedding venue we know and love today.
What is the capacity for a wedding ceremony and wedding reception at Morden Hall?
Morden Hall can cater for up to 120 guests for wedding ceremonies and 150 for receptions.
Couples have a wonderful choice when it comes to tying the knot at Morden Hall. For more intimate weddings, the Hawthorn Suite, with space for up to 70 guests and exquisite views out over the grounds and parklands, is the perfect choice. For larger ceremonies, the Willow Suite at the centre of the house is ideal. There is space for up to 120 guests and you can make a grand entrance from the impressive staircase.
You can also choose to hold a blessing in the picturesque garden of Morden Hall, soaking up the sun on the banks of the River Wandle.
Do you offer exclusive use as part of the packages, or is this an extra charge?
Exclusive use comes as standard at Morden Hall.
Is catering provided for weddings or can couples bring in their own caterers?
Our expert, in-house caterers, Galloping Gourmet take care of catering at Morden Hall. Their dedicated team of chefs can create everything from delectable canapés to fine dining menus and spectacular street food stalls in the evening. They can even work with you to dream up a bespoke menu that will help you celebrate in the most perfect way.
What would a typical wedding breakfast menu be?
Galloping Gourmet offers a range of menus to choose from for your wedding breakfast, taking inspiration from the most beloved British classics and exciting dishes from around the world. Whether you are looking for a six-course feast or something more laid-back, the talented chefs can make it extra special.
Does Morden Hall have a set price for weddings or is there a tiered pricing structure? What packages do you offer?
Morden Hall’s prices change according to the seasons and day of the week. You can find out more by visiting mordenhall.com/prices.
You can currently make a great saving when you book your 2018 wedding at Morden Hall. Choose any remaining 2018 date and you could save up to £1,000 on the venue hire fee. You can also take a third off the all evening food prices, meaning you can treat your guests to wood-fired pizzas or mouth-watering barbecue for even less.
Does Morden Hall have a wedding co-ordinator on site and are they available on the day of the wedding?
The Galloping Gourmet Events Team will be there for you every step of the way, from your first visit to the day of your wedding. Your personal Events Manager will work tirelessly to ensure that your day is perfect and goes off without a hitch.
What can a couple expect from having their wedding at Morden Hall?
Morden Hall provides an enchanting escape from the bustle of the city, offering peace and tranquillity yet amazing accessibility. Full of chic décor and luxurious furnishings, every aspect of this beautiful venue has been carefully planned to make sure your wedding is extra-special. With a stunning location, a stylish setting and incredible food and drink, it’s a venue not to be missed.
What is the best thing about having your wedding at Morden Hall?
There are so many wonderful aspects of this magical venue that it’s hard to pick just one. It could be the tranquil grounds with the parkland surrounding them and the River Wandle lazily flowing through. Perhaps it’s the style and attention to detail found in every ceremony and reception space that makes it a venue like no other, or that it’s exclusively yours to enjoy as you wish.
Does Morden Hall have rooms for guest to stay?
Morden Hall doesn’t currently provide accommodation for couples and their guests, but the Events Team will happily recommend places to stay nearby. Just a short walk from Morden Station, the venue is easy to get to from all over London.
Describe Morden Hall in three words.
Stylish, secluded and elegant.
What’s your top tip for choosing the perfect wedding venue?
Make a list of all the criteria you are looking for in a wedding venue and keep it with you when you visit each one. It’s always best to visit a place too so that you can get a true feel of the venue.
Where can I find out more about Morden Hall?
- Website: mordenhall.com
- Twitter: @MordenWeddings
- Facebook: www.facebook.com/MordenHallWeddings
- Instagram: www.instagram.com/mordenweddings
- Pinterest: www.pinterest.co.uk/MordenWeddings
- The Wedding Community: www.theweddingcommunity.com/13069/Venues/Morden-Hall