A-Z of Wedding Venues in Essex

Hi, now I’m guessing that you’re probably here because you want to find the best venue for your wedding reception or party.

That’s great because I have played at nearly all of the best (and not so good) venues in Essex and have a ton of information on this page that will help you choose the best venue specifically for what you need without having to look any further and avoiding disappointments!

Wedding Venues Essex - A to Z list right here

Did you know that there are  well over 500 venues in Essex! Some really, really old ones with tons of character and interest, Village Halls, Banqueting Suite Function Rooms, Castles and then there are others that are new and have a more modern feel.

So, we have everything you need in Essex to make the perfect Wedding or party mood…

Browse my A to Z list of Wedding Venues in Essex which include my own reviews, photos, address, website links and contact numbers. You might find a hall near you or venue you’ve never thought of hiring for a party!

Location of the best Venues you can find in Essex.

Keep scrolling down and you will find a list of local halls at a glance using my map below, so that you can easily look around at all the wedding venues from one website. As I mentioned earlier, I have performed in most of the Wedding Venues in Essex from Village Halls and community centres to top Golf Clubs and I can offer you advice and my own review on each one. I can give you information on their strengths and weaknesses, layout and access, so that you are able to make the best possible choice! I’m based in Hockley Essex so I know all the Wedding Venues in Southend Chelmsford and Billericay area really well.

Please get in touch if you want free advice on any aspect of organising your party. Should you require Wedding Entertainment such as a Wedding Disco or Mobile DJ I will be very happy to give you a quote. Service with a smile always comes as standard ūüôā

Click on the number at the top of this website to call me or¬†email me here…

Map of Local Halls and Function Rooms - Zoom in or out!

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Some of the Best Wedding Venues Essex have their own resident Disc Jockey, but remember this is your special night so plan it using DJs¬†you¬†trust! Music for your Wedding Reception or Birthday doesn’t have to cost a fortune – beware of being overcharged. Need help? What layout of a hall makes – or breaks a party?¬†How to choose your Wedding Venue Are you ready to book a Party or Wedding Venue in Essex? If you know the date and times just fill out my¬†Venue Enquiry Form¬†with your first and second choice of function room, and I will make the enquiry on your behalf! No DJs offer this level of free service!

Here is my A to Z list of the best Function Rooms, Party Venues and Wedding Venues Essex

Anne Boleyn Pub Function Room

93 Southend Rd,
Rochford,
Essex SS4 1HU
Tel: 01702 545116

One of the only venues in this area that caters for teenage parties. Read my review and see photos here

5/5
anne-boleyn-rochford

Ambleside Social Club

Ambleside Drive,
Southend-On-Sea
Essex SS1 2UP
Tel: 01702 465173

The Ambleside Social Club is a great size and layout for a birthday party with  a DJ or Band. It has a large stage, spacious dance floor with coloured lighting and a seperate room if you wish to arrange your own catering. 

Fully featured budget venue. Read more.. Ambleside Social Club Review

5/5
Ambleside Social Club

Apton Hall Canewdon

Apton Hall Rd,
Rochford
Essex SS4 3RH
Tel: 01702 567425

Rustic but modern venue with a touch of class ideal for weddings. Read more.. Apton Hall Wedding Venue Review

5/5
Apton Hall First Dance

The Arlington Ballroom

905 London Rd,
Leigh-on-Sea
Southend
Essex SS9 3LL
Tel: 01702 711350

Read my own Arlington Ballroom Review to see what makes it one of the best function rooms in Southend

5/5
Arlington Rooms Review

Ballards Gore Wedding Venue

Ballards Gore Golf Club,
Stambridge,
Rochford SS4 2DA
Tel: 01702 258917
Read my own Ballards Gore Golf Club Review to see what makes it one of the cheap Wedding Venues in Essex

5/5

Battlesbridge Marquee Events

Battlesbridge Station Approach,
Hawks Hill,
Battlesbridge SS11 7RJ
Tel: 07876 717353
Read my own Battlesbridge Marquee Review to see what makes it one of the cheap Wedding Venues in Essex

5/5
Battlesbridge Marquee

Bentley Golf Club Brentwood

Bentley Golf Club
Ongar Road,
Brentwood,
Essex CM15 9SS
Tel: 01277 373179
Read my own review of Bentley Golf Club Review

5/5
Bentley Golf Club Brentwood

Boyce Hill Golf Club Benfleet

Boyce Hill Golf Club
125 Vicarage Hill
Benfleet
Essex SS7 1PD
Tel: 01268 793625
Read my own review of Boyce Hill Golf Club Review

5/5
Boyce Hill

Braxted Park Weddings

Braxted Park Estate
Witham
Essex CM8 3EN
Tel: 01621 892305

5/5

Burstead Golf Club

The Burstead Golf Club
Tye Common Road
Little Burstead
Essex CM12 9SS
Tel: 01277 631171
Read my own Wedding Venues review of The Burstead Golf Club

5/5
Burstead Golf Club Wedding-venues-reviews

Canewdon Village Hall

Lambourne Hall Road
Canewdon,
Essex SS4 3PG
Tel: 01702 257217

5/5

Channels Golf Club

Channels Essex Barn,
Belsteads Farm Lane,
Little Waltham,
Chelmsford,
Essex CM3 3PT
Tel: 01245 440005
Read my own Channels Essex Barn Reviews and see pictures of Channels Wedding Venues Essex

5/5

Chase Sports Centre / Play Football (Opposite Southend Hospital)** NOTE Free venue!**

Chase High School,
Prittlewell Chase,
Westcliff,
Essex SS0 0RT
Tel: 0845 459 3000

5/5
Chase Sports Centre

The Chichester

Old London Road,
Rawreth,
Near Wickford,
Essex SS11 8UE
Tel: 01268 561234

Read my review and see photos of  The Chichester Barn

5/5
Chichester Hotel Wickford Barn

CJ's Bowling Party Function Room

8-10 Eldon Way
Hockley
Essex SS5 4AD
Tel: 01702 207331

5/5

Cromwell Manor

Pitsea Hall Ln,
Pitsea,
Basildon SS16 4UH

Tel: 01268 559772
Read my own Cromwell Manor Review to see what makes it such a lovely Wedding Venue in Basildon

5/5
Cromwell Manor Function Room

Crondon Park

Stock Road,
Stock,
Essex CM4 9DP
Tel: 01277 841115
Read my own Crondon Park Review to see what makes it such a lovely Wedding Venue in Chelmsford

5/5

The Crown, Billericay

2 High Street,
Billericay,
Essex CM12 9BG
Tel: 01277659863

5/5
The Crown Billericay

Cupids Country Club

Cupids Chase
Gt Wakering
Essex SS3 0AX
Tel: 01702 219069

5/5
Cupids-Country-Club

De Rougemont Manor AA 4 star

(formerly New World Hotel)
Great Warley Street
Brentwood
Essex CM13 3JP
Tel: 01277 226418

5/5
De Rougemont Manor

Eastwood Community Centre

Western Approaches,
Southend-on-Sea,
Essex SS2 6XY
Tel: 07914 735437

5/5

Ecko Club Southend

Thornford Gardens,
Westcliff,
Essex SS2 6PU
Tel: 01702 351641

Read my own Ecko Club Review and find out more

5/5
Echo Club

Fatty's Bar (opposite Fire Station)

20 High Street,
Hadleigh,
Essex SS7 2TB
Tel: 01702 557760

5/5
Fatty's Bar

The Fennes Estate

Bocking,
Braintree
Essex CM7 5PL

Tel: 01376 324555
Email: enquires@fennes.co.uk

5/5
Fennes Estate

Five Lakes Hotel

Golf Country Club and Spa,
Tolleshunt Knights,
Maldon,
Essex CM9 8HX
Tel: 01621 868888

5/5
Five Lakes

The Freight House

Bradley Way,
Rochford,
Essex SS4 1BU
Tel: 01702 548977

Read my own Wedding Venues review of Freight House and discover what I love about it..

5/5
Freight House

Friern Manor Wedding Venue

Lower Dunton Rd,
Brentwood,
Essex CM13 3SL
Tel: 01268 494200

Read my own Wedding Venues review of Friern Manor and discover what I love about it..

5/5
Friern Manor Wedding Bridesmaids

Garon Park Golf Complex

Eastern Avenue,
Southend,
Essex SS2 4FA
Tel: 01702 601701
Email: debbie@garonparkgolf.co.uk

I’m currently Resident DJ at Garons. To see recent photos find out more

5/5
Garon Park

Gaynes Park

Banks Lane,
Coopersale,
Epping CM16 7RJ
Tel: 01992 660329

Read my own Gaynes Park Review and see more photos..

5/5
Gaynes Park Epping

Grange Community Centre

Wheatley Chase,
Rayleigh,
Essex SS6 9EH
Tel: 01268 781962
Read my own Grange Community Centre Review and see more photos..

5/5
Grange Community Centre

Greenwoods Hotel

Stock Road,
Stock,
Essex CM4 9BE
Tel: 01277 829990
Email: helen.wade@greenwoodshotel.co.uk
Read my own Greenwoods Spa Hotel Review and see more photos..

5/5
Birthday Girl

The Half Way House

Large marquee ideal for weddings, or Pub area for birthday parties
A127 Brentwood slip road,
Brentwood,
Essex CM13 3LL

Tel: 01277811235

Email: info@half-way.co.uk

 

5/5
Half Way House

Harold Wood Cricket Club

Harold Wood Park,
Harold Wood,
Essex RM3 0LX
Telephone: 01708 375698
Read my own review of Harold Wood Cricket Club Review and find out what I like so much about it!

5/5
Harold Wood Cricket Club

Hockley Royal British Legion

1 White Hart Lane,
Hockley,
Essex SS54DQ
Tel: 01702 201028
Email: rbl@hockleyrbl.co.uk
Read my own review of HockleyRoyal British Legion Review see photos and find out what I like so much about it!

5/5
Hockley Legion

Hawkwell Village Hall

Main Rd,
Hawkwell,
Essex SS5 4EH
Tel: 01702 201484

5/5
Hawkwell Village Hall

Hockley Community Centre (2 halls for hire)

Westminster Drive,
Hockley,
Essex SS54XD
Tel: 01702 201515
Read my own Hockley Community Centre Review and see great photos..

5/5
Hockley Community Centre

The Old Hockley Fire Station

58 Southend Rd
Hockley
Essex SS5 4QH
Tel: 01702 207707

5/5
Hockley Fire Station

Hockley Tennis Club

Folly Ln,
Hockley SS5 4SE
Tel: 07398 265597

Read my Hockley Tennis Club Review and see photos of this lovely function room!

5/5
Hockley Tennis Club Hire

The Horse and Groom / Forge Function Room

1 Southend Road,
Rochford,
Essex SS4 1HA
Tel: 01702 544015

5/5
Horse and Groom

Hullbridge Community Centre

They have 2 separate rooms for hire
Pooles Lane,
Hullbridge,
Essex SS5 6PA
Tel: 01702 232761

5/5
Hullbridge Community Centre

Hullbridge Sports and Social Club

Superb local venue offering excellent value for money One of the cheapest Wedding Venues in Essex.
Lower Road
Hullbridge
Essex SS5 6BJ
Tel: 07872 062735
Read my Hullbridge Sports Club Review
here Hullbridge Sports Club Reviews and what makes this party venue extra special..
Club Website www.hullbridgesportsfc.com/

5/5
Hullbridge Social Club Dance Floor

Ingatestone Hall

Hall Lane
Ingatestone
Essex CM4 9NR
Tel: 01277 353010

5/5
Ingatestone Hall

The Ivory Rooms

66-68 Laindon Road,
Billericay,
Essex CM12 9LD
Tel: 01277 632378

Read my own personal Wedding Venues Essex review The Ivory Rooms Review

5/5
Ivory Rooms

Jacks Centre Latchingdon

Burnham Road,
Latchingdon
Essex CM3 6EX
Tel: 01621 742051
Read my own Jacks Centre Review and see great photos.

5/5
Jacks Centre Latchingdon-party

Kingswood Club Basildon

Clayhill Ln,
Basildon SS16 5JP
Tel: 01268 522954

Read my Kingswood Club Review and see photos.

5/5
Kingswood Club Basildon-Review

La Quinta

22-28 Benfleet Road,
Hadleigh,
Essex SS7 1QB
Tel: 01702 551125

5/5
La Quinta Hadleigh

Hall Rd,
Rochford,
Essex SS4 1PJ
Tel: 01702 203701

I often DJ at Weddings and birthdays at The Lawn Rochford. I will be pleased to offer you a competitive quote as I am very local to The Lawn.

Read my own personal The Lawn Rochford Review and discover why it remains one of THE most sought after Wedding Venues in Essex

5/5
The Lawn Rochford

Layer Marney Tower

Layer Marney
Nr Colchester
Essex C05 9US
Tel: 01206 330 784
To see my own fantastic Layer Marney Tower Review with photos, click here Layer Marney Tower Review Lovely place!

5/5
LayerMarney Archway

The Len Forge Centre

(Southend Borough Football Combination Hall)
Eastwoodbury Lane Playing Fields,
Eastwoodbury Lane,
Southend-on-Sea
Essex SS2 6UH
Tel: 01702 520482

5/5
Len Forge Centre

Little Baddow Memorial Hall

North Hill,
Little Baddow,
Chelmsford
Essex CM3 4TA
Tel: 01245 227816
Read my own personal review Little Baddow Memorial Hall Review

5/5
Little Baddow Memorial Hall

The Lodge Inn Woodham

The Lodge Inn
Hayes Chase,
Burnham Rd,
Woodham Ferrers,
Essex SS11 7QT
Tel: 01245 320060
Read my own personal review Lodge Woodham Ferrers Review

5/5
The Lodge Woodham

Lords Golf & Country Club (now known as The Rayleigh Club)

Hullbridge Road,
Rayleigh,
Essex SS6 9QS
Tel: 01702 232377

Read my own personal review of this outstanding Wedding Venue Lords Country Club Review (now known as The Rayleigh Club)

5/5
Singles Events

Maison Talbooth

Stratford Road,
Dedham
Colchester,
Essex CO7 6HN
Tel: 01206 322795

5/5
Maison Talbooth

Mangapp Manor

Southminster Road,
Burnham-on-Crouch,
Essex CM0 8QG
Tel: 01621 786559

5/5
Mangapp Manor

Marygreen Manor

London Road,
Brentwood CM14 4NR
Tel: 01277 225252
Read my own personal review of this outstanding Wedding Venue Mary Greenmanor Review

5/5
Mary Green Manor review

Monty's Bar Leigh

1595 London Rd,
Southend-on-Sea,
Leigh-on-Sea SS9 2SG
Tel: 07723 365650
Read my own personal review of this wine bar which offers well priced hire for your birthday party. Monty’s Bar Leigh Review

5/5
Monty's Bar Leigh

Newland Hall

Roxwell,
Chelmsford,
Essex CM1 4LH
Tel: 01245 23101

Email: enquiry@newlandhall.com

5/5
Newland Hall

Noak Hill Golf Club

187 Noak Hill Rd,
Billericay CM12 9UL
Tel: 01277 633516

Read my Noak Hill Review and check out this great little Billericay venue

5/5
Noak Hill Golf Club

North Weald Golf Club

Rayley Lane,
North Weald,
Epping,
Essex CM16 6AR
Tel: 01992 522118
Email: tim@northwealdgolfclub.co.uk

5/5
North Weald Golf Club

Ocean Beach Southend

Eastern Esplanade
Southend
Essex SS1 2YG
Tel: 01702 611363
Email: info@ocean-beach.co.uk
Read my Ocean Beach Review and find out why I think Ocean Beach Southend makes a first class Wedding or party venue.

5/5
Ocean Beach Southend

Old Parish Rooms Rayleigh

The Old Parish Rooms
Hockley Road
Rayleigh
Essex SS6 8BA
Tel: 01268 833101
Email: info@theoldparishrooms.comto

Read my Old Parish Rooms Rayleigh Review and see how this compact classy venue could really work for your party.

5/5
Old Parish Rooms

The Old Rectory Dunton

Lower Dunton Road,
Brentwood,
Essex CM13 3SW
Tel: 01268 544417
Read my Old Rectory Dunton review to see more about this popular cheap Wedding Venue.

5/5
Old Rectory Dunton Wedding Venue review

Orsett Hall

Prince Charles Avenue,
Orsett,
Essex RM16 3HS
Tel: 01375 891 402
Email: weddings@orsetthall.co.uk
Read my own Orsett Hall Review here. What makes Orsett Hall Wedding Venue Essex so desirable..

5/5
Orsett Hall

Park View Suite (Formerly Chawkwell Park Rooms)

Chalkwell Park,
Westcliff on Sea,
Essex SS0 8NB
Tel: 01702 483900

Read my Park view Suite review and see photos inside

5/5
Park View Suite

Pleshey Village Hall

5/5
Pleshey Village Hall

Pontlands Park Hotel

West Hanningfield Road,
Great Baddow,
Essex CM2 8HR
Tel: 01245 476444
Read my own review here Pontlands Park Wedding Venue Review

5/5
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Pope John II Hall

London Rd
Rayleigh
Essex SS6 9DT
Tel: 01268 773381

5/5
Pope John II Hall

Prested Hall

Feering,
Colchester,
Essex CO5 9EE.
Tel: 01376 573300

5/5
Prested Hall

Rawreth Village Hall

Church Road
Rawreth
Essex SS11 8SH
Tel: 07432 398481

5/5

The Rayleigh Club

Hullbridge Road,
Rayleigh,
Essex SS6 9QS
Tel: 01702 232377
Read my own personal review and see photos The Rayleigh Club Review and discover why so many people rate it as The Best Wedding Venue in Essex

5/5
Rayleigh Club

Rayleigh Royal British Legion

2 London Hill,
Rayleigh
Essex SS6 7HP
Tel: 01268 776503

Read my own review here Rayleigh Royal British Legion Review

5/5
Rayleigh Royal British Legion

Rayleigh Tennis Club

Watchfield Lane
Rayleigh
Essex SS6 7SG
Tel: 07870 748059

Read my own review here Rayleigh Tennis Club Review

5/5
30th Birthday Party

Rayleigh Town Sports and Social Club

London Rd
Rayleigh
Essex SS6 9DT
Tel: 01268 784001

5/5
Rayleigh Town Sports and Social Club

The Reid Rooms Weddings

Marks Hall,
Margaret Roding,
Great Dunmow,
Essex CM6 1QS
Tel: 01245 231800

Read my own personal Wedding Venues Essex review The Reid Rooms Review

5/5
Reid Rooms Weddings

The Rivenhall Hotel

5/5
The Rivenhall Hotel

The Rochford Hotel (Formerly Maison Renouf)

Bradley Way,
Rochford,
Essex SS4 1BU
Tel: 01702 544393
Read my own Rochford Hotel Review and take a tour inside!

5/5
The Rochford Hotel

Rochford Hundred Golf Club

**Available only to club members’**
Hall Road,
Rochford,
Essex SS4 1NW
Tel: 01702 544302

Read my Rochford Hundred Golf Club Review see inside

5/5
Rochford Hundred Golf Club

Rochford Hundred Rugby Club

The Rugby Park,
Magnolia Road,
Hawkwell,
Essex SS4 3AD
Tel: 01702 544021
Read my own personal review and see photos Rochford Rugby Club Review If you’re searching for a Cheap Venue for a Birthday Party it’s a ‘Must See’

5/5
Rochford Hundred Rugby Club

Room 24

24 Eastern Esplanade,
Southend-on-Sea SS1 2ER
Tel: 01702 602424
Read my own personal review and see photos Room 24 Southend Review If you’re searching for a Cheap Venue for a Birthday Party it’s a ‘Must See’

5/5
Room 24 Southend

Roslin Hotel Southend

Thorpe Esplanade,
Thorpe Bay,
Southend-on-Sea SS1 3BG
Tel: 01702 586375

Read my Roslin Hotel Review here

5/5
Roslin Hotel Southend

Royal Hotel Southend

1 High Street
Southend
Essex SS1 1JE
Tel: 0843 208 6880

5/5
Royal Hotel Southend

Sands Bistro

Icon Building,
Western Esplanade,
Southend on Sea,
Essex SS1 1EE
Tel: 01702 468123
Read my own personal glowing review Sands Bistro and see photos too..

5/5
Sands Bistro Review

Saxon Hall

Aviation Way,
Rochford,
Essex SS2 6UN
Tel: 01702 545554
Read my own personal glowing review Saxon Hall Review and see photos too..

5/5
Saxon Hall

Southend Manor Football Club

Southchurch Park Arena,
Northumberland Crescent,
Southend on Sea,
Essex SS1 2XB
Tel: 01702 615577

5/5

Southend Rugby Club

Sumpters Way,
Temple Farm Industrial Estate,
Southend-on-Sea
Essex SS2 5RR
Tel: 01702 546682 or 07766 880857

5/5

Stock Brook Manor

Queen’s Park Avenue,
Stock,
Billericay,
Essex CM12 0SP
Tel: 01277 650400
Read my own personal glowing review Stock Brook Manor Review and see photos too..

5/5
Stock Brook Manor

Le Talbooth

Gun Hill,
Dedham,
Colchester,
Essex C07 6HP
Tel: 01206 323150
Email: talbooth@milsomweddings.com

5/5
Le Talbooth

The Terrace Bar Southend

1 Richmond Ave,
Southend-on-Sea
SS1 1JE
Tel: 07570498240
Email: admin@theterracebarsouthend.co.uk

Read my review of this terrific Private Party Cocktail Bar in Central Southend

5/5
The Terrace Bar Southend

Three Rivers Golf & Country Club

Stow Road,
Cold Norton,
Purleigh,
Essex CM3 6RR
Tel: 01621 828631

5/5
3-rivers-wedding

Thurrock Hotel

Ship Lane,
Purfleet,
Essex  RM19 1YN
Tel: 01708 860222
Email: sales@thurrockhotel.co.uk

5/5
Thurrock Hotel

Vaulty Manor

Goldhanger Road
Heybridge
Essex CM9 8BQ
Tel: 01245 467821
Email: enquiries@vaultymanor.co.uk
Read my own Wedding Venues review of Vaulty Manor and see my lovely photos

5/5
Vaulty Manor

Westcliff Hotel

Westcliff Parade,
Westcliff-on-Sea,
Southend,
Essex SS0 7QW
Tel: 01702 345247

Read my own Wedding Venues review of The Westcliff Hotel and see photos inside.

5/5

Westcliff Rugby Club

The Gables,
Aviation Way,
Southend-on-Sea,
Essex, SS2 6UN
Tel: 01702 541499
Read my own Wedding Venues review of Westcliff Rugby Club and see some great photos I took..

5/5
Westcliff Rugby Club

Wick Community Centre

Silva Island Way,
Salcott Crescent,
Wick Meadows Estate,
Wickford
Essex SS12 9NR
Tel: 01268 572727

5/5
Wick Community Centre

Wickham Bishops Village Hall

Church Road,
Wickham Bishops,
Witham,
Essex CM8 3JZ
Tel: 07543033783
Email: margaret18b@yahoo.co.uk
Read my Wickham Bishops Village Hall Review here and find out what makes this venue unique..

5/5
Wickham Bishops Village-hall-hire

Marco's Bar Rayleigh

I am scheduled to DJ at¬†Marcos Rayleigh¬†on 10th March! Marcos Rayleigh is a friendly place, always buzzing. Join the party but get there early as numbers will be limited. Details of all up and coming acts can be found on Marcos Bar website, here’s the link
Marcos Bar Rayleigh

Singers and tribute Acts Singers and Tribute Acts

Make sure you have a great photographer like Steve Wedding Photographer Steve Hobart

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5/5
Marcos Bar Rayleigh

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Good luck with your search for Wedding Venues in Essex. If you require a DJ, or live entertainment contact me. Wedding services such as a Toastmaster, Illuminated Dancefloor, wedding cake or wedding photographer are listed to the right, where it says ‘Fantastic Businesses’. Are you planning a Wedding Reception or attending a wedding fayre? Please contact me for a quote & see how I compare! Please get in touch if I can help in any way! I can give you my own impartial reviews of The Best Wedding Venues Essex !