Great Hall set up for a Ceremony with 120 Guests (200max)

Great Hall set up for a Ceremony with 120 Guests (200max)

Outside Ceremony in the Library Area of the Ruins Styled by Wed And Prosper

Outside Ceremony in the Library Area of the Ruins Styled by Wed And Prosper

Ceremony in Drawing Room for 100 (max104)

Ceremony in Drawing Room for 100 (max104)

Night time shot of Great Hall set up for wedding breakfast for 100 ( 120 max )

Night time shot of Great Hall set up for wedding breakfast for 100 ( 120 max )

Reception for 110 In Great Hall .DIY  Disco set up by Stage Gear

Reception for 110 In Great Hall .DIY Disco set up by Stage Gear

  Reception for 100 in Great Hall

Reception for 100 in Great Hall

  Reception for 100 on long tables in Great Hall

Reception for 100 on long tables in Great Hall

Eazibar in the Drawing Room

Eazibar in the Drawing Room

Drinks and Canapes after ceremony

Drinks and Canapes after ceremony

Outside Ceremony in the Library Area of the ruins

Outside Ceremony in the Library Area of the ruins

 Great Hall set up for 90 on long tables

Great Hall set up for 90 on long tables

Stretch Tent From Marble Structures

Stretch Tent From Marble Structures

Decoration by Wed and Prosper

Decoration by Wed and Prosper

Cocktails with Desert Isle of wight cocktail co

Cocktails with Desert Isle of wight cocktail co

Wedding Castle from Isle Of Wight Bouncy Castles

Wedding Castle from Isle Of Wight Bouncy Castles

EventsCo bar in Dirt Room

EventsCo bar in Dirt Room

Minigolf by Wight Entertainments

Minigolf by Wight Entertainments

Ceremony in Drawing Room Decoration by Wed and Prosper , Sashes by Finishing Touches

Ceremony in Drawing Room Decoration by Wed and Prosper , Sashes by Finishing Touches

Wedding Breakfast in Great Hall Flowers by Sarah Matthews Lighting Furniture Catering and Bar by The Events Co

Wedding Breakfast in Great Hall Flowers by Sarah Matthews Lighting Furniture Catering and Bar by The Events Co

Cellar Cocktail Bar by EventsCo

Cellar Cocktail Bar by EventsCo

Marquee on front lawn for 180 guests by Coast and Country

Marquee on front lawn for 180 guests by Coast and Country

Tables and Chairs Coast And Country , Styling by Wed and Prosper

Tables and Chairs Coast And Country , Styling by Wed and Prosper

Cocktail Bar The Mixologist IW in the ruins

Cocktail Bar The Mixologist IW in the ruins

Weddings and Private Parties

Wedding show arounds available anytime so email Jamesowen138@btinternet.com to arrange a visit to look around and talk through your plans . Please check availability first and read through information below . Our normal wedding season is from May to September as heating will be required outside these months and we are a SATURDAY ONLY venue !

Dates ALREADY BOOKED

2024 Now fully booked June to September inclusive
Booked so NOT AVAILABLE
22nd and 29th June
6th , 13th , 20th and 27th July (cowes week)
3rd (cowes week), 10th ,17th ,24th and 31st August
7th , 14th , 21st and 28th September
5th and 12th October

2025 Booked so NOT AVAILABLE
3rd and 31st May
7th , 14th , 21st (RTI) and 28th June
5th , 12th , 19th and 26th July
2nd , 9th( cowes week) , 16th and 30th August
6th and 13th September

2026 Booked so not available
August 1st , 8th and 22nd
June all saturdays
Wedding Ceremonies, receptions and parties can be held in the House or in a marquee on the front lawn .Receptions in the Great Hall of Appuldurcombe House can cope with 120 on round tables or up to 120 on long tables . By using a marquee this can be extended up to 200 .
Following a change in the regulations covering wedding ceremonies recently it is now possible to get married outside ( as long as there is a suitable inside contingency for wet weather !! ) See picture 2 and 10 of our first two outside ceremonies in the site of the original library area to the side of the ruins . Please note outside ceremonies can be held anywhere on site , so outside on lawns also possible . For outside ceremonies we highly recommend the use of wedding planners like Wed And Prosper .

Confetti is allowed but only the dried flower petal type please not the paper type as it is impossible to clear up !

If you would rather have your ceremony inside , we have two rooms licensed for your wedding ceremony ; the Drawing Room (10.3 m by 5.75 m) which can seat around 80 comfortably , 100 as a maximum or the Great Hall (16.7 m by 6.9 m) which is licensed for up to 200 . If you use the Great hall for the ceremony then you can get your caterers or wedding decorators to reset the hall for the reception if you are not having a marquee . The whole site is licensed for music , dancing and for the sale of Alcohol until 12pm midnight . Please note the house is closed to the public only on the Saturday so is open to the public for free the rest of the week and we only have one wedding at a time !

Weddings can be on any SATURDAY in the year , please check availability above . Normal timescale would be from the Thursday or first thing Friday for arrival of hired equipment , Friday for setting up either by yourselves or one of the companies listed below ,Saturday wedding and Sunday morning clearing up ready for reopening to public at 10am

Please email to discuss details or come over for a free/ no obligation guided tour of our venue .A non-refundable deposit of £200 is required for a wedding booking ( no charge for changing date ) , the balance being due a month before ( less deposit of course but plus vat ) .

Price is for hire of empty building , electric and use of the various licenses . Normally from the Thursday for arrival of hired equipment /marquee ,Friday for table dressing and room decoration/florists ,Saturday wedding and Sunday morning clearing up . To this will need to be added the cost of hire of furniture ,catering ,lighting , decoration etc all of which are normally supplied by SDC Marquees , The Events Co , Coast and Country Marquees or Isle Of Wight Marquees . Even if you do not require a marquee you will still need the hire equipment from one of these companies or someone similar . For an additional fee the onsite holiday cottages can also be hired for your guests , check availability and prices at Sykes holiday cottage pages

Fireworks . Only Quieter type fireworks are permitted Please ensure the Parish Magazine is notified at least Six weeks before if fireworks are planned , they can be let off in the field just the other side of the railings on the front or side lawn of the house , please be aware it is illegal anywhere to set off fireworks after 11pm and as per English Heritage rules for the site , they are not allowed in the house grounds . For a professional display :- Mike at Titanium Fireworks 07909992629


Price .A non refundable deposit of £200 to reserve your date and the hire cost for Appuldurcombe House will depend on the size of the function
For 2024 £1650 plus vat for a wedding of up to 100 ( for 2025 £1900 plus vat , for 2026 £3000 plus vat ) using the house only . For larger weddings with more than 100 guests £1750 plus vat for 2024 ( for 2025 £2000 plus vat , for 2026 £3500 plus vat ) .

Please note we do not charge corkage, this price INCLUDES :-
Site hire, use of small electric supply overnight from the cellar for refrigerated trailers (recommended for secure overnight drink storage as well as food ) , premise /alcohol licenses , supervision and assistance during setting up

But does NOT INCLUDE :-
Marquee hire , catering , bar , tidying up or the removal of rubbish .

Some lovely pictures of our previous weddings can be seen at - https://adriftvisuals.pic-time.com/d7Ew6TmLpk93A.
https://lucyboynton.com/weddings/kylie-leon/
https://lucyboynton.com/weddings/julian-stephen/
https://lucyboynton.com/weddings/amy-tim-wed-again/
https://www.rockmywedding.co.uk/jayne-james/
https://www.abigailsteedphotography.com/blog/relaxed-boho-country-house-wedding-isle-of-wight
http://whimsicalwonderlandweddings.com/2014/05/stylish-elegant-isle-of-wight-winter-wedding.html#respond

Cleaners for Sunday Mornings
Sparkle Buddies Katie Williams 07746718768 01983612056
Jennifer Ford 07907 554550

Registras Department at Isle Of Wight Council 01983223233

Independant Wedding Celebrants ( for Blessings only , use IOW registras for official ceremonies )
Elaine Cesar 07814 120610 www.elainecesar.com
Jeni Law 07813062844 www.islandcelebrants.com

Hire Equipment Chair and Tables,marquee ,Toilets,Generator,Lighting ,Crockery and Glass ware
www.iowcoastandcountry.com
www.iowmarquees.com
www.sdcmarquees.com

All inclusive Catering , Bar and Hire Equipment including Tidying up and rubbish removal if included with above
Khia from Eventsco 07966412555
www.theeventsco.co.uk

Fridge Trailers
SDC Marquees www.sdcmarquees.com 07943201849
Wight Mobile Fridges 07973382965

Wedding Planners ,Styling and Hire
www.wedandprosper.co.uk
Khia from EventsCo 07966412555

Flower wall to cover great hall boards
See sixth picture
rominamorris@icloud.com @islandflowerwalls 07577477452

Wedding decorations and unusual props www.littlelunaevents.com

Horse and Carriage
www.windmillcarriages.com

Setting Up , Decoration and Table Decoration Hire
www.finishingtouchesiw.co.uk
www.personalizeiow.co.uk
www.inspiredislandevents.com
www.wightvintage.co.uk

Toast Master Peter Sumner 07734453445 www.thetoastmaster.net

Electrical Installation and PA hire
www.stagegearhire.co.uk (normaly booked via c and c and iowmarquees )
www.ndle.co.uk ( normally booked by Events Co and SDC )
www.criticalstages.co.uk

Photographers
www.abigailsteedphotography.com
lucy@lucyboynton.com
www.jasonmarkharris.com
www.emmawattsphotography.co.uk
www.isleofwightweddingphotographer.co.uk
www.stephaniemackrill.com
www.wightweddingphotographer.co.uk

Florists
www.sarahmatthewsflowers-styling.co.uk
www.floralboutiqueiow.co.uk
www.toptableflorist.com
http://jandkfloraldesigns.co.uk/contact/

Bouncy Castles
www.jjsiow.co.uk
www.bouncycastlesisleofwight.co.uk

Caterers
www.oasis-catering.co.uk traditional plus hog roast
www.allaboutcatering.co.uk
https://seasonedkitchenbykevinhendy.co.uk
www.gastronomycowes.co.uk
www.angelinthekitchen.com
www.thecatertempgroup.com
Hog Roast
www.fatshauns.co.uk
www.isleofwightbacon.co.uk
webbersofseaview@outlook.com 07936844877
CamperVan Coffee/Martini Bar and Catering
www.thethirstybay.co.uk
BBQ www.TheMeatThief.co.uk
Buffet www.frenchfranks.co.uk
www.cookeryacademy.co.uk
Pizza van
So Much Dough www.wightwoodpizza.co.uk

Icecream Van Wight Ices Michelle 07526373674

Street Food
www.eatstreetiow.co.uk
www.isleofwightstreetfood.com

Casino,mini golf,photo booth,games,props and sweets
www.wightentertainment.co.uk

Sweet Cart
Isle Of Wight Sweet Cart Co 07714215449

Guest Accomodation
Our own cottages can be viewed elsewhere on this website Our neighbours farm accommodation in walking distance at www.AppuldurcombeFarm.co.uk
j.mclagan@icloud.com :- Appuldurcombe Farmhouse , The Ox House and Willow Cottage Cottages.com for :- Span Farmhouse , Shepherds Cottage ,Well Cottage and Garden Cottage

Campsite at end of drive
www.appuldurcombegardens.co.uk

Garden Games
www.girlfridayms.co.uk 07894058031

Casino and Photobooth
Shuffles Events 01983 898314

Bar ( can be provided by caterers or )
www.eazibar.co.uk
www.isleofwightcocktail.co.uk
Thirsty Camper ( Bar in Vintage Caravan ) Louise 07817003369
AllOccasionsBar anothergem@hotmail.com 07745531721
www.wightknucklebrewery.com

Bands and DJ`s
DJ Our Girl G , Georgie 07825698298
DJ Hey Mr Wilson , Alistair Wilson 07720285210
The Ohmz IOW based Reggae/Ska Band
The Soul Lounge www.4sitemusic.com
Wight Diamond Events DJ Steve Haines 07814182935
DJ Stuart `Ruby` Murray 07809234266
Bay entertainments David Bird 07783451803 www.bayentertainments.co.uk
Damon Deiches damon@tmcpro.co.uk 07715943749
www.fusionpartyband.com
Slainte Va IOW based ceilidh band 07929334651
www.isleofwightdiscos.com 07888800282
www.BB3live.com
www.kingtastic.com
www.crabbiesdisco.co.uk
www.thebenedicts.co.uk

Bridal Makeup
https://www.facebook.com/Amymillsmakeupartistry/
Kia Braud kiabmuaiow@gmail.com

Harpist and Singer
Theresamaryellis@googlemail.com 07880 735114

Illustrator
www.annajonesillustrates.com

Toilets
SDC Marquees
Eventsco
Coast and Country Marquees
info@amphireltd.com ( Brand new fleet of several different loo sizes )
randr containers ( festival type )

Wedding Cars
Chauffeur Driven American cars scottv8@gmail.com 07966540313
www.isleofwightweddingcars.co.uk
www.goldenfleet.co.uk
Wight Wedding Campers matt.waldock@live.com

Wedding Cake
www.cakesiow.co.uk
www.frostbitebakery.co.uk

Appuldurcombe Farm, Wroxall, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 3EW | enquiries@appuldurcombe.co.uk
Office telephone: 01983 852484