Maison Talbooth Hotel


Car Parking
Church Nearby
Civil Licence
Exclusive Use
65 capacity

The feel

A luxury boutique hotel and idyllic wedding venue. The Maison Talbooth Hotel is an escape. Situated on Stratford Road, on the North Essex/Suffolk border, and overlooking the famous Constable Dedham Vale, the venue is perfect for couples to hire out and hold their small and intimate wedding. This coupled with the stunning lawns and gardens make the perfect backdrop for wedding photographs. There are several choices available for the wedding breakfast from a small and intimate seated meal for up to 32 guests in the light and sophisticated Garden Room, to a bowl food style of food service which involves no formal seating arrangements and is served to your guests over a 2 hour period. This way, it allows you to have all 65 guests with you all day and evening. With a civil ceremony license for a maximum of 50 guests and a total house capacity of 65, couples can invite close friends and family to enjoy their special day.

When hiring the Maison Talbooth, included in the rate is overnight accommodation in all 12 luxury bedrooms accompanied with Full English breakfast the following morning. The venue also has a tennis court as well as an outdoor pool (heated to a sizzling 85° all year round) with pool house, hot tub and log burner for the colder months. The day spa has three treatment rooms and 5 therapists, and offers a wide range of treatments to enable the bride to pamper and relax before the big day. The hotel also lends itself to ‘House Parties’, allowing brides, family and friends to take over the whole hotel for a night or two.

The events team are with you every step of the way, from the first meeting to the detailed planning and through to the actual day itself. Our chefs have designed a variety of menus from delicious canapés to elaborate dinners and evening barbecues with wines chosen to compliment the food. With over 60 years of experience catering for a huge variety of weddings, all we want you to do is relax and enjoy your wedding day

– Maison Talbooth is the highest rated hotel in Essex with spa, outdoor pool, hot tub and tennis court

– It is located in the heart of the constable country

– The venue boasts sweeping views across the Dedham Vale

– Perfect venue to hold small and intimate weddings with a ceremony license for 50 guests

– Included in the hire of the venue is overnight accommodation in all 12 luxury bedrooms accompanied with Full English breakfast the following morning

– Great transport links to the venue via train and motorway


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Daniel Reynolds

23 Feb 2020

Fantastic venue. Staff were so helpful and friendly.. Lovely relaxed atmosphere. Highly recommended.

Helen Jones

9 Feb 2020

Amazing rooms, lovely food. The staff can’t do enough for you!

Alison Hammel

20 Dec 2019

Lovely venue, nice food, friendly attentive staff!

Maureen Gibbs

5 Dec 2019

All just a luxurious experience with a lovely atmosphere in your wonderful hotel and stunning surroundings. !


Is your venue licensed for ceremonies inside and outside?
Yes! Get married in the Garden Room overlooking the valley or if you’d like an outside wedding, then the Pool House would be perfect for you and your guests.
Is there an exclusive use option?
The hotel lends itself to a house party wedding, allowing the bridal couple, family and friends to take over the whole hotel exclusively for the night (or two), weekend weddings are also very popular at the moment.
How many people can you accommodate for dining?
The hotel and grounds are the perfect size for up to 50 wedding guests and provide the ultimate backdrop for a very special day with your closest friends and family.
Are there bedrooms for overnight accommodation?
With 12 magnificent bedrooms, Maison Talbooth country house hotel is an exquisite venue for smaller weddings.


Maison Talbooth Hotel
Stratford Road

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01206 323150

Maison Talbooth Hotel