South Lodge is a picture perfect wedding venue in West Sussex, for any civil wedding ceremony or partnership celebration. Private banqueting suites sharing a marble foyer area lead to a flowered terrace, rolling lawns and the beautiful lake. Offering the perfect setting is very important, our banqueting suites are licensed for your civil wedding or commitment ceremony.

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Situated on our lower ground floor, Wordsworth is the most popular room for civil ceremonies. With a secret door for the bride to make her entrance, this room is ideal for a larger guest list. Triple aspect windows and patio doors leading to the terrace where your guests can mingle prior to your ceremony.

Ceremony capacity: 80-180 guests


This gorgeous banqueting room boasts triple aspect windows and is decorated with neutral tones, ideal for incorporating your colour scheme. Offering high ceilings, beautiful chandeliers and stunning views of the South Downs make this a beautiful suite, perfect for your wedding breakfast & speeches.

Reception capacity: 50-180 guests


Featuring large windows and access to the private terrace, Disraeli is available for an intimate wedding breakfast. With breathtaking views of the South Downs it is perfect to enjoy with close family & friends.

Reception capacity: 10-50 guests


Situated on first floor, Glyndebourne has double aspect windows and a long walk way for your dramatic entrance, this is a perfect room for that medium sized ceremony or reception.

Ceremony capacity: 70 guests
Reception capacity: 70 guests


Situated on the first floor, Goodwood features two large windows with the option of a long or short aisle for your dramatic entrance, this is a perfect room for a medium sized ceremony or reception.

Ceremony capacity: 4-50 guests


Our Wedding Pavilion offers an outside ceremony with the beautiful backdrop of the 19th century building. Dressed with our red carpet and white lawn chairs, it allows you to say 'I do' in the heart of the Sussex countryside.

Ceremony capacity: 180 guests

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