Any private event in the grounds of historic Winchester Cathedral is guaranteed to impress.
Our experienced events team will work closely with you planning every last detail to ensure your event is delivered to meet your expectations.
Private Dining and Receptions
Whether its an intimate private dinner, a lavish wedding reception or a celebration of life, you will be in safe hands with our experienced culinary team lead by our Executive Chef who will work with you to bring your culinary choices to life.
Anniversaries, Birthdays, Christenings, Afternoon tea parties and more. Choose one of our unique spaces for your special occasion and celebrate in style with our stunning Cathedral as a backdrop.
Explore the venues
Our spaces are unique and versatile, suitable for meetings and conferences, product launches, team building and networking receptions.
The Garden Marquee
Ideal for up to 120 guests for sit down menu and 200 for a drinks reception. The perfect setting for an Award Ceremony!
The light and airy Refectory venue is the perfect choice for your networking reception or party after all day conference.
The Paul Woodhouse Suite
This popular meeting venue has a vaulted ceiling, pale wooden floors and glass walls; a great self-contained space for presentations and networking.
Tucked away in the Inner Close, right next to the Wessex this venue boasts a private patio with Cathedral views and use of a grand piano.
Private Events at Winchester Cathedral Venues
Hello Winchester Team,
I just wanted to thank you for all you did to make last Saturday such a special day!Everything went extremely well, and we were looked after beautifully by Rob and his team. Please could you thank the Chef – we had many compliments on the food, and it was delicious!
(Private birthday party lunch)