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Notley Abbey

A Medieval Masterpiece & Luxury Wedding Venue in Buckinghamshire.

Buckinghamshire, Aylesbury

£12,900 - £20,000

250 guests

Civil Ceremony - inside or outside

9 bedrooms

Exclusive use guaranteed

Luxurious bridal suite

Bands welcome

In-house Disco if required

Prices & Key Facts


Price Band: ££ - £££

Typical Price: £16,450

Price Range: £12,900 - £20,000

2024 pricing. Based on a typical wedding reception for 70 guests, including venue hire, wedding breakfast, drinks package. All prices are +VAT.

Hire Price Range: £4,500 - £11,500

Per Person Price: £120


Guests for a ceremony: 164

Guest Capacity (min/max): 50 / 250

Guests for sit down meal: 60 - 164


Accommodation Rooms: 9

Accommodation Capacity: 27

About Notley Abbey

Notley Abbey is an exquisite country house wedding venue on the Buckinghamshire / Oxfordshire border, close to Thame and Aylesbury. Notley Abbey is licensed for civil ceremonies and is entirely and exclusively yours for your whole day.

The ultimate, exclusively elegant wedding experience awaits...

Harper Wedding Venues own and manage three exclusive use wedding venues 30-90 minutes from London that can be yours for the duration of 24 hours. Combining historic splendour with the latest in 21st century style, every distinctive property delivers the ultimate 'at home' wedding experience. Sublime 5 star banqueting, discreet professional service and luxury accommodation - all brought together in glorious surroundings under the Harper team's impeccable management.

Notley Abbey offers three unique locations for your wedding ceremony and a magnificent historic stone barn for your wedding feast - prepared in-house by a brigade of specialist chefs. The country house is surrounded by spectacular grounds and gardens, and aside from having a gorgeous dual aspect bridal suite, also offers 8 beautifully appointed suites for over night guests to enjoy.

Harper Weddings:

* An exclusive dream home for 24 hours
* Every detail delivered by specialists
* Sublime 5 star+ banqueting
* Discreet professional service
* Luxury suites & glorious surroundings

The Details

Type of Ceremony

Civil ceremony licensed

Humanist / Celebrant weddings

Outdoor Ceremonies

Venue Setting







Venue Type

Stately home


Exclusive use

Country House

Manor House

Unique & Unusual

Outdoor / Garden


Small Hotel

Dry Hire Available

Additional Facilities

Outdoor ceremonies

Honeymoon suite

Dance floor

Live music permitted

Discos permitted

Fireworks permitted

Wedding coordinator

Onsite car parking

Licensed bar

Inhouse Toastmaster

Wedding packages

Bespoke weddings

Good Disabled Access

Catering Options

Inhouse Caterers


Special Guides for Brides Offers

2024 Wedding Offer


Harper Weddings has released a limited amount of dates available for 2024 from June onwards, where you can get 24h exclusive hire of Notley Abbey from just £2,000 on your Harper Wedding. But you’ll have to be quick, with many couples enquiring and this summer proving a very high demand one, make sure to book your visit soon to make sure you don’t miss out.

Terms and conditions

*Offer applies to new wedding bookings only is subject to date availability. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

Contact & Location

Notley Abbey

Notley Abbey, Aylesbury Road, Thame, Aylesbury, HP17 8TN, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom


Notley Abbey is only available on an exclusive use basis. The venue is yours for 24 hours, but this can be extended subject to availability.

Yes, there are two licensed indoor areas for civil ceremonies - the Abbot's Hall and the Monks' Refectory.

Yes, there is a magical space called 'The Walled Garden.'

A wedding for 70 guests at Notley Abbey in 2024 would typically cost between £12,500 - £20,000. This includes exclusive venue hire & food / drinks packages. The price doesn't include VAT.

At Notley Abbey we have our own team of dedicated chefs that will prepare your perfect wedding banquet, catering for any cuisine and bespoke options.

Yes, there is a beautiful Bridal Suite which is available for the duration of your exclusive use hire.

Yes, there are 9 luxury rooms at Notley Abbey.

Yes, there are a number of options available for local accommodation.

We are delighted to welcome a handful of venue-only bookings per year. For prices and details, please speak to the wedding team at Notley Abbey.