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Pelham House
  • Historic 16th century wedding venue
  • Situated in the quaint town of Lewes, East Sussex
  • Ornate features with contemporary twists
  • Quick rail links to Brighton and London
  • Signature romantic Trompe-l'œil ceiling
  • Chic accommodation included
  • Under refurbishment for 2019 weddings
  • Open House Event on 22nd September 2019

Combining the opulent grandeur of a manor house wedding venue with the intimate feel of a private club, Pelham House could be the wonderful home for the day of your dreams.

The perfect venue to relax and enjoy your festivities, yourself and your guests will be amazed by the exquisite features and timeless detailing that this venue has to offer.


A beautiful 16th century house that is undergoing a modern refurbishment to retain its glamorous and historic character.

Pelham house has stunning architecture and impressive decadent features such as chandeliers and a Trompe-Loeil ceiling that harks back to a romantic baroque interior.


Dressing Room

A hidden away private space that will give an tranquil relaxed atmosphere before the excited bustle of the ceremony and reception. The perfect place to share loving moments with your family, bridal party or groomsmen.

Ceremony Room

With feature bay windows and beautiful views of the gardens, this stylish light-filled room is the perfect place to tie the knot.

Ceremony License - 125 guests

Dining Room

A grand setting for your wedding breakfast. Ornate wood panels line the walls and decadent marble pillars shape the space.

Wedding Breakfast - 150 guests
Reception - 200 guests

In the summer months, a romantic option is to have a picturesque ceremony in a secluded gazebo surrounded by the blooming gardens.


Catering is provided by Galloping Gourmet, an award winning catering company that create simply delectable dishes that accord with the latest food and drink trends and your taste buds.


Pelham House has accommodation for up to 60 guests in stylish and luxurious rooms. A Honeymoon suite is also available for the bride and groom to hide themselves away in after the delightful day.

Pelham House Open Events

Sunday 22nd September, from 11am to 3pm
Sunday 20th October, from 12.30pm to 4pm

Pelham House are opening their doors for prospective brides and grooms to explore the elegance and sophistication of the venue. Picture yourself marrying in the lovingly restored Georgian townhouse as you walk around, have the chance to discuss your plans with the wedding team, and sample delicious wood-fired pizzas and sweet treats made by Galloping Gourmet, the in-house catering team.

Use the contact details below to register for this event.

Special Offer

Launch Offer

Book Pelham House for your wedding on any remaining date in 2019 and receive a bunch of benefits. From as little as £2000, you can enjoy your special say at this venue with exclusive use of the suites and a discount on your chosen menu. What's more, if you book 15 bedrooms within two months, you'll receive the breathtaking Pelham Suite free of charge (usually £400). This offer is only available to new wedding bookings before 30th September, so hurry and contact the venue today.

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Pelham House
St. Andrews Lane
East Sussex
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