Discover a setting on the border of Shropshire and Cheshire that’s steeped in history and romance. Combermere Abbey sits within acres of rolling parkland, ancient woods and walled gardens, providing a secluded and special place for you to celebrate your big day. Elegant, luxurious and enchanting, Combermere Abbey offers something truly unique for your fairy-tale wedding and can cater for every aspect of your day.
Exchange your vows in the stunning Glasshouse. Flooded with natural light and surrounded by a charming fruit tree maze, it’s a breathtaking place to say “I do”. When the sun is shining, head out into the maze itself and hold your ceremony al fresco with views of the idyllic gardens all around. For religious ceremonies, there is an abundance of local churches within easy reach of Combermere Abbey.
Following your ceremony, enjoy welcome drinks and canapÃ©s with your guests around the maze and Glasshouse, before walking through to the picturesque Pavilion lawn. An elegant setting, the Pavilion’s spacious interior boasts a well-stocked bar, versatile dining space and dance floor with glass doors opening directly on to a terrace overlooking the gardens. The neutral and luxurious decor is ideal for creating your perfect style for celebrating.
Exceptional food and service of the highest order are at the heart of every wedding at Combermere Abbey, making sure that your special day is perfectly tailored to your needs. Talented catering and bar companies offer you both choice and quality for your wedding food and drink, while the dedicated events team will ensure that everything runs seamlessly. As the sun goes down, dance the night away under the starry ceiling and chandeliers in the Pavilion while fairy lights in the trees beyond set the scene for your evening party.
Combermere Abbey offers exquisite accommodation for up to 49 guests in the converted stable cottages, where crackling fires and plush furnishings make the rooms truly inviting. Spend your first night as a married couple in the North Wing of the Abbey itself. With private entrance, butler service and views over the mere…you might never want to leave!
Combermere Abbey are delighted to announce that their doors are open again for you to visit. To arrange your private showround, please call 01948 838391.
30 Oct 2017
We had our wedding there on Friday and it was the most perfect day! Amazing venue all of our guests were so impressed! Thank you to all the staff you…
23 Oct 2017
Son and daughter in law’s wedding. Beautiful setting for a wedding. Everything went perfectly. The cottages are so homely and comfortable. The glass house and pavilion so unique for the…
7 Oct 2017
My sons wedding yesterday and it was amazing and perfect! The staff and facilities are second to none and the cottages just as wonderful. The atmosphere was so relaxed and…
16 Sep 2017
Just had my wedding here and all I can say is that it was perfect. All the staff at the abbey work exceptionally hard to give you the wedding day…
26 Aug 2017
We got married at Combermere on the 26/08/17 and we honestly couldn’t recommend the venue and all the lovely staff enough. From all the help with preparations, to the support…
20 Aug 2017
I couldn’t recommend this venue enough. It was beautiful and a dream for us to get married somewhere so lovely. Every member of staff is helpful and attentive and make…
13 Aug 2017
AMAZING! We got married on Sunday 6th August and booked all the facilities including the glasshouse, pavilion, stone lodge, the north wing and the cottages for two nights. From start…
12 Jul 2017
Absolutely stunning, with beautiful cottages set on a mere in the peaceful Shropshire countryside. Fully renovated to a fine taste, suited to every need and offer the best comfort. From…
8 Jul 2017
Myself and my husband cannot recommend Combermere Abbey highly enough. From looking at what felt like every wedding venue in the north of England we both fell in love at…
Mr & Mrs Huntbach
19 Nov 2016
We had the most amazing and special wedding day at Combermere. We wouldn’t have changed a thing. Thank you for giving us a lifetime of wonderful memories of our wedding…
Holly and Ali
30 Sep 2016
This place was literally my dream wedding venue, it is a magical place and a complete fairytale. I’m sad that I don’t have an excuse to keep popping in although…
Mr & Mrs Mullany
17 Sep 2016
A huge thank you to you all for making our wedding day back in September so perfect. A special thank you to Diane, Charles and Ashleigh too. Everything went so…
Hayley & Umesh
28 Aug 2016
Thank you so much for helping us to organise the best wedding day and for making sure everything went smoothly. We had an amazing time and all of our guests…
Mr and Mrs Bailey
5 Aug 2016
We just want to say a huge thank you for everything you did for our wedding back in August. We had a truly amazing day which ran so smoothly. We…
Kokil & Neil
14 Oct 2015
We found this venue online and fell in love instantly. The video on their website depicting the grounds had us swooning even before we got to see them in person.…
Leanne & Steven
14 Oct 2015
Combermere Abbey was the perfect choice of venue for our wedding, its glorious walled gardens and beautiful Glasshouse made for a spectacular setting. The courtyard cottages were an extra special…
25 Apr 2014
Thank you all so much for the weekend, it was absolutely amazing!!! The whole place looked beautiful and everyone had such a good time! We really couldn’t have found anywhere…
Chris and Hannah
2 Sep 2010
We have spent many a happy moment reliving the wonderful events of the wedding. We cannot thank you enough – the outdoor blessing was delightful, the marquee looked fantastic and…
David and Jane
1 Sep 2007
From start to finish everyone at Combermere made us feel really special. The catering was excellent and the grounds themselves were breathtaking. We had a fantastic weekend and would recommend…
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