Medieval character and modern charm blend seamlessly at the Oxford Thames Four Pillars Hotel to create a unique and stunning setting for your wedding close to Oxford city centre.
Situated on the lovely River Thames, amidst 30 acres of picturesque private grounds, the beautiful sandstone buildings, created around two medieval barns and a 15th Century Manor House, provide a spectacular wedding venue. Oxford is a popular location for weddings, with its rich history, stunning architecture and central location – the very same elements that make the Oxford Thames Hotel one of the most sought-after Oxford wedding venues.
Located just 3 miles from the Oxford city centre, the Oxford Thames Hotel is easily accessible and offers a quintessentially English, rural setting with plenty of private parking.
From the moment you first contact us, to the end of your stay, we will do everything we can to help you to create the wedding of your dreams. Our experienced wedding co-ordinator will give you all the help and advice you need to create your perfect day.
And with 84 luxurious en suite bedrooms to choose from, your guests needn’t worry about driving home.
Our Wedding & Event Suites Include:
Opened in June 2013, the Courtyard Conservatory adds 135 m² of space and is available for receptions, private dining, birthdays, anniversaries or wedding parties. This multi-functional, bright and airy Conservatory can accommodate up to 90 people.
When combined with the Little Barn, River Room Restaurant, Oxford Suite and Eights Bar, it can support larger events and occasions of up to 350 people for private events.
The Oxford Suite
If you are looking for a large Oxford function venue, our magnificent, air-conditioned Oxford Suite can accommodate up to 200 people. It has its own bar and dance floor making it ideal for large functions, parties and events in Oxford.
The Little Barn
The Little Barn is perfect if you are looking for an Oxford venue with character, and can accommodate up to 100 people. Retaining many of its original features, including the stunning oak beams, it has been lovingly transformed into a luxury function room with its own bar. The adjoining courtyard is ideal for a barbeque or outdoor drinks reception when the weather is fine.
The Kennington Suite
Our first floor, self-contained, function suite, overlooks the picturesque lawns to the River Thames, and is a light and airy room, popular for wedding ceremonies, social dining for up to 70 people and is perfect for formal corporate banquets.
The Gazebo & St. John's College Barge
Floating on the river Thames, is the historic College Barge, built in 1891, available for hire for intimate private dining, afternoon teas or drinks receptions.
The cedar roofed Gazebo, sat on the banks of the Thames, is a fantastic licensed option for an outdoor wedding ceremony, reception drinks, barbecues or social dining.
During the warmer months, we can hire a marquee overlooking the river, especially for your function or event. Suitable for up to 500 people, the marquee makes a fabulous venue for a grand event or function in Oxford.
The events team at the Oxford Thames Hotel doesn’t stop at weddings. The medieval character of the hotel lends itself perfectly to a corporate function or event in Oxford.
As well as having that all important wow factor, we can offer you a wide range of function rooms, ranging from small and intimate to large and grand.
From a relaxed outdoor barbeque to a simple buffet to a grand banquet, our chefs will dazzle your delegates with an array of mouth-watering dishes. We have a range of menus and are used to catering for small and large groups, so you can be confident that your function or event will be a success.
We offer a wide range of professionally organised corporate entertainment, perfect for rounding off a conference, celebrating a company event or simply treating your staff to a well-earned night out.
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 2015 the draw will be conducted no later than 31st January 2016 and is only applicable for weddings at PH Hotels. 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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