Friday 22 September 2017

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Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall

Bondend Lane, Upton St Leonards, Gloucester, GL4 8ED | 0844 815 9077

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Set within 12 acres of private gardens, Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall is a hugely popular and picturesque choice for celebrating your wedding day in glorious Gloucestershire.

Whether you want to have a civil ceremony at the hotel, a church service or civil partnership followed by a reception, the Georgian country house hotel is able to accommodate the specific requirements of brides and grooms with its extensive selection of wedding packages.

Couples planning to hold their ceremonies at the hotel can choose to say their vows in the Lakeside Suite, a stylishly modern self-contained suite that was fully refurbished in 2015.

With capacity to accommodate up to 180 guests during the day and up to 200 for an evening reception, the Lakeside Suite is the ideal choice for those having larger weddings.

Set within 12 acres of private gardens, the hotel makes a picturesque choice for celebrating your wedding day.

The Ambassador Suite, located on the first floor of the hotel, benefits from picturesque views of the lake and gardens from its floor-to-ceiling windows.

Accessed via the hotel’s grand staircase, the Ambassador Suite can welcome up to 100 guests for a civil ceremony, up to 70 for the wedding breakfast and 100 for an evening do.

There are extensive food options to choose from, with the expertly trained chefs creating interesting menus with an emphasis on British flavours. Brides and grooms can sample the variety of gastronomic options on offer with the complimentary tasting menu available after booking.

Boasting 72 newly refurbished guest rooms, the hotel has plenty of space to accommodate wedding guests in style, with preferential rates available along with the option to upgrade to a privilege or superior room overlooking the grounds.

Along with its inclusive packages that cover a variety of budgets, the team at Bowden Hall can create bespoke weddings to cater for couple’s individual requirements.

Whether you’re planning an intimate celebration or a more extravagant affair, the hotel’s wedding coordinators are on hand to help couples with every detail of their nuptials to ensure their big day is a truly memorable event.

Licensed for civil ceremonies?


On-site church?


Number of guests

Up to 180 guest for a seated banquet and up to 200 guests for the evening reception.

Guest accommodation

72 rooms

Bridal suite


Wedding coordinator


Exclusive hire


Preferred caterer

The hotel’s own experienced team of chefs

Car parking


Best spot for photos

The elegant Regency facade of the hotel makes a lovely backdrop

Real weddings at Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall

A sparkle-filled winter celebration

Real weddings at Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall

Following a Las Vegas proposal, Sarah-Michelle Rowlands and William Sutherland held their magical winter wedding at Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall – complete with plenty of sparkles – on Saturday 21 December 2013.

Find out more

Call Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall on 0844 815 9077, email or visit directly.


Explore Bowden Hall at its spectacular Autumn Wedding Fayre.

Wedding Fayre at Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall

Sunday 24 September 2017

Envisage your special day at sought-after venue, Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall, which will open its doors for an inspiring...

Explore sought-after venue Bowden Hall Hotel at its Wedding Showcase Evenings.

Wedding Showcase Evening at Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall Hotel

Tuesday 3 October to Tuesday 5 December 2017

Gloucester’s Bowden Hall is getting dressed up for its Wedding Showcase Evenings, which promise to inspire county...

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