Wedding Venue

Weddings at The Chateau

Established in 1978, The Chateau is a grand, oak panelled country house set overlooking the lovely Coombe Wood Gardens, yet just a few minutes drive from Croydon town centre, it provides you with beautiful historic rooms surrounded by lush greenery as the back drop to your special day.

Our friendly experienced managers will be pleased to help and advise you on all aspects of arranging your wedding.  Our team of talented Chefs will work with you to develop delicious menus that suit your needs and your budget, from a wedding breakfast, to canapés, to meals for special dietary requirements & ethnicities. We’ll get to know your taste and style and deliver a menu that will wow you and your guests.

We have four rooms available for private functions, from an intimate ceremony to a glamorous dinner dance.  The largest of our private rooms is the Park View Suite, seating up to 104 people for a formal meal and up to 160, if you wish to have additional guests for the evening event.

park view suite function room
The Park View Suite
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The Oak Room

Licensed for Civil Ceremonies

We can also offer the whole of The Chateau for your wedding, catering for up to 300 guests.

Our ground floor Oak Room is licensed for Civil Ceremonies & Partnerships and can hold up to 90 guests.

A typical drinks package starts from as little as £17.50 and a 3 course menu including tea and coffee from £31.70 to £39.95 per person, special children’s menu is £13.50 for 3 courses.  Please click the menu buttons below to get an idea of the food and services that we can provide.

See Our Menu Options

Inclusive Package

The Chateau’s Wedding Day inclusive package costs £70.00 per Adult (inclusive of VAT at 20%) (for a minimum of 65 adults for the Wedding Breakfast).

We offer and include:

  • Hire of our Park View Suite for a 3-course Wedding Breakfast inclusive of tea or coffee with mints
  • A drinks package including a glass of Bucks Fizz, Pimms or Fruit Cup on arrival,
    half a bottle of either White, Red or Rose Wine with the meal and one glass of Prosecco for the Toast
  • Red carpet on arrival (weather permitting)
  • White chair covers in the Wedding Breakfast room, if required
  • Table flowers including a top table arrangement and a posy for each table
  • A bespoke wedding cake (with prior consultation)
  • Use of cake base stand and wedding knife
  • Chauffeur driven wedding car, with prior consultation with Shirley Chauffeurs. (N.B. This includes carriage of Bride and her escort to The Chateau, or Bride and her escort to Church or Register Office and carriage of Bride and Groom to The Chateau. The Bride’s departure point, Church and Register Office must be within The London Boroughs of Croydon, Bromley and Sutton areas. Any areas outside these can be negotiated with Shirley Chauffeurs direct)
  • A licensed bar until 1am

N.B.  A room hire charge may be levied if you wish to use our Oak Room for your Wedding Ceremony or Civil Partnership. Extra charges will apply for an additional evening finger buffet and resident disco if required. Please ask for details.

We will be delighted to assist you and discuss your requirements. Please contact our Management Team.