Picturesque and relaxing wedding venue
Abundance of outdoor spaces for alternative ceremony options
Additional bars and terrace areas to enjoy throughout the day
36 bedroom hotel, The Lodge, located in the heart of the Racecourse
Newbury Racecourse is a picturesque and relaxing wedding venue based in Berkshire and is perfect for your special day!
We pride ourselves on each of our wedding suites having their own distinct character. You can choose between our light and airy Owners Club, the heritage-rich Royal Box or the expansive Racegoers Suite. We are very lucky that all our suites are fully licenced for civil ceremonies and we also have an abundance of outdoor spaces for alternative wedding ceremony options.
We also offer a wide range of additional bars or terrace areas for you and your guests to enjoy throughout the day.
As well as opportunities to take traditional photographs on the landscaped lawns we also offer access to the Winning Post, Parade Ring and the Jockey's Weighing Room! Or why not go the extra mile and combine your wedding with a raceday.
Literally a hop, skip and a jump from our wedding suites is the Lodge Hotel and we are sure you’ll love the modern, heritage design of our 36-bedroom hotel. Don’t worry if you need additional bedrooms there’s an amazing choice of hotels within 10 minutes of Newbury Racecourse, and we will happily recommend the best local accommodation options for your guests.
Our dedicated team love weddings and believe that the wedding planning process shouldn’t be stressful. Our Wedding Executive, Gemma, and our Wedding Manager, Majella, will support you through the whole process; from your first contact with us until the last goodbye at the end of your special day.
The Owners Club
This stunning modern purpose-built space right at the heart of the picturesque Racecourse estate is complemented by immaculately kept spacious lawns ideal for your wedding guests to socialise in. With a modern feel and multiple floor to ceiling bi-fold doors, The Owners Club offers a light and airy venue perfect for up to 220 guests to savour an indoor/outdoor drinks reception or a BBQ lunch, taking in the beautiful Racecourse setting, especially on a warm summer’s day.
The Royal Box
The Royal Box provides a classic alternative for those who desire an intimate and more exclusive ceremony or wedding breakfast. Seating up to 40 guests, the Royal Box is a private venue steeped with Royal heritage. Decorated in an understated opulent style with its grand staircase leading up to the exclusive reception area, dining room and balcony with unsurpassed views across the racecourse.
The Racegoers Suite
The Racegoers Suite is a large versatile space for up to 550 guests and offers panoramic views over the Racecourse Estate. We welcome external caterers in this beautifully flexible suite which offers a unique setting for larger wedding parties.
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“I would just like to say what a fantastic venue the Royal Box at Newbury Racecourse was for our Daughter Katy’s wedding on Saturday. The team were great to work with and made the whole event go smoothly.”
“The Racegoers Suite was the perfect venue for our son and daughter-in law’s Valimah. The racecourse staff worked well with our chosen catering supplier to ensure the day ran smoothly.”
Mr & Mrs Mahmood
“I would like to say a big thank you to you and your team at our wedding celebrations. The hosts we had were brilliant and nothing was too much trouble. Once again a big thank you.”
Mr & Mrs Sheppard
“On behalf of myself, my mum, dad and brother I would like to say a massive thank you to the whole team at the Lodge. You guys were amazing & all guest staying at the Lodge for our families wedding, loved the team’s friendly nature & hospitality. Everyone said to us they loved their stay.”
Ms Neeti Patel