Notley Abbey Venues in Buckinghamshire

Notley Abbey

A Medieval Masterpiece in Buckinghamshire.

Key Facts

Price Band: ££ - £££

Guests for a ceremony: 164

Guest Capacity (min / max): 50 / 164

Guests for sit down meal: 60 - 164

Accommodation Rooms: 9

Accommodation Capacity: 27

Features & Services

Civil Ceremony - inside or outside

Banqueting for up to 164 guests

9 bedrooms

Exclusive use guaranteed

Luxurious bridal suite

Bands welcome

In-house Disco if required

Beautiful setting and grounds

The Details

Type of Ceremony

Civil ceremony licensed
Humanist / Celebrant weddings
Outdoor Ceremonies

Venue Setting


Venue Type

Stately home
Country House
Manor House
Unique & Unusual
Outdoor Weddings
Small Hotel

Additional Facilities

Outdoor ceremonies
Exclusive use
Bridal suite
Guest rooms
Dance floor
Live music permitted
Discos permitted
Fireworks permitted
Wedding coordinator
Onsite car parking
One wedding per day
Licensed bar
Inhouse Toastmaster
Wedding packages
Bespoke weddings
Good Disabled Access

Catering Options

Inhouse Caterers


Can we have exclusive use of the venue?

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.

Are you licenced for civil ceremonies?

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

Can we have the wedding ceremony outdoors?

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

Can we use our own caterers?

At Notley Abbey we have our own team of dedicated chefs that will prepare your perfect wedding banquet. We cater for any cuisine and can discuss bespoke options for you also.

Is there a honeymoon or bridal suite?

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

Is there accommodation on site?

Yes, there are 9 luxury rooms at Notley Abbey.

Is there additional accommodation nearby?

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

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...

Bijou 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 Bijou 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.

Bijou Weddings - Exclusive Elegance.

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

Special Guides for Brides Offers

2022 Availability


If you’re wondering whether it's too late to book a 2022 wedding… don’t. Pick up the phone and speak to our wonderful team about our VAT offer for your 2022 wedding. We can talk you through how we get you from here to the aisle, and how we will make sure your wedding day exceeds all of your expectations. We’ve got some really great 2022 wedding dates available, book a visit and see the beauty of the venue in person.

Terms and conditions

New bookings only that take place before 31/12/22

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Notley Abbey

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