Let us host your wedding at one of the most picturesque venues in Oxford.
A delightful blend of medieval character and modern charm, create a unique setting for weddings, just a stone’s throw from the heart of Oxford.
Upon arrival, the sweeping tree-lined driveway opens up to reveal the beautiful sandstone buildings; setting the scene for your day right from the start. Surrounded by 30 acres of grounds, and set on the banks of the River Thames, it is hard to imagine a more perfect setting for your celebrations.
The Oxford Thames Hotel boasts an enchanting riverside gazebo, licensed for outdoor ceremonies, whilst the ornate Saint John’s College Barge and quaint walled garden, provide the perfect backdrop for endless photo opportunities.
Let us take the stress out of the planning for the day. Our dedicated wedding team will help you put the arrangements together for the day, and your dedicated banqueting manager will guide you through the day, whilst being on hand for anything you need.
Our chefs’ passion is reflected in everything they create. They will be happy to discuss any special requests you may have, or work with you to develop a bespoke menu for your party.
As the night comes to a close, your guests needn’t worry about driving home. With a selection of elegantly appointed rooms, your guests can enjoy a relaxing stay and benefit from a preferential room rate as a member of your party.
To enter you must make a wedding booking that takes place in a PH Hotel, Four Pillars Hotel or De Vere Venue by 29th December 2016.
For weddings held in 2016 the draw will be conducted no later than 31st January 2017. Only one prize draw entry per booking. Cancelled weddings will not be eligible for the prize draw.
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Events at the Oxford Thames Hotel don’t stop at weddings. Whether you are planning a charity dinner, party or special occasion event, we will have the ideal event suite, and our team will be on hand to ensure arrangements are in place, bespoke to your requirements.
Outdoor barbeques, hog roasts, intimate buffets and grand banquets are specialities of our chefs and they will dazzle your party with our selection of mouth-watering dishes. We have a range of menus available depending on your requirements, so you can be confident that your event will be a success.
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Little Barn: Boasting ample original features, this suite is suitable for ceremonies, private dinners up to 60 guests and evening receptions up to 100 guests. The Little Barn has a private bar, and the adjoining courtyard is ideal for barbeques when the weather is fine.
Oxford Suite: Perfect for more lavish events, with a private bar and outdoor terrace. Up to 120 guests seated and 200 guests for an informal reception.
Conservatory Restaurant: This bright and airy room gives a real sense of elegance and space, accommodating up to 120 guests for a seated meal. The adjoining Little Barn with the Conservatory offers the opportunity for evening receptions up to 200 guests, with entertainment is to be held in the Little Barn.
Kennington Room: Overlooking the picturesque lawns and River Thames, this room proves popular for ceremonies up to 100 guests and private dining for up to 70 guests.
Saint John’s College Barge: Elegantly floating on the River Thames, the historic barge built in 1891 is available for intimate ceremonies, buffets, and drinks receptions. The barge also offers itself as the perfect setting for those all-important photo opportunities.
The Gazebo: The ultimate setting for any outdoor wedding, set right on the banks of the River Thames. The cedar wood gazebo also offers a picture perfect backdrop for reception drinks and barbeques.
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Watch a wedding unfold at Oxford Thames with our wedding video.
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