The perfect Sussex wedding venue, in the heart of historic Chichester; this beautifully-restored, grade II-listed Georgian property mixes vibrant contemporary interiors with traditional period features. It’s perfect for wedding ceremonies, breakfasts and receptions up to 150 guests.

An exceptional venue

All Harbour Hotels are known for their stunning locations, and the Chichester Harbour Hotel is no exception. This stunning ‘modern meets classic’ boutique hotel, set in an immaculately restored grade II-listed Georgian property, mixes contemporary interiors with Georgian and Regency period features; think spiral staircases and full-height sash windows. Located in an unrivalled position in the heart of historic, swanky Chichester, it’s a unique, atmospheric setting for a wedding.

Event rooms

The Guildhall Suite

With its own staging area, and a capacity of 120 guests, The Guildhall Suite is ideally suited to wedding ceremonies, breakfasts and receptions. It may be combined with The Priory Suite to host up to 150 guests, 96 for dining.

  1. Area 90 sq m / 974 sq ft
  2. Max capacity 120
  3. Dining capacity 96
  4. Licensed
Event rooms

The Priory Suite

Our smaller space is perfect for more intimate wedding ceremonies, breakfasts and receptions.

  1. Area 35 sq m / 377 sq ft
  2. Max capacity 35
  3. Dining capacity 24
  4. Licensed
Event Space

Chichester Guildhall

Situated behind the hotel in the beautiful grounds of Priory Park is the Grade 1 listed Guildhall. Exchanging wedding vows with the person you love is the most significant part of your day, so it’s important to choose the perfect surroundings. With plenty of natural light, a beautiful stone floor and grand entrance, The Guildhall will add a touch of fairy-tale romance to any Civil ceremony. Seating up to 100 guests.

Surrounded by lush parkland, grand mature trees, a cricket pitch, bowling green and children’s play area, Priory Park offers further glorious settings and backdrops inspiring spectacular images of your special day.

  1. Area 80 sq m / 860 sq ft
  2. Max capacity 100
  3. Drinks Reception 140
  4. Licensed

Food & Drink

Treat your guests

Here at Harbour Hotels, we understand the importance of treating your guests to exceptional food & drink in making any day a special one.

Our passionate chefs have created several different menus, using only the highest quality, locally-sourced ingredients, that will delight your guests. To prove it, we’ll give you both a free tasting session first!


Need some inspiration?

Are you looking for a themed wedding? Or just some inspiration? We offer the following special wedding themes suited to this unique venue. Feel free to adapt them as you wish, create your own unique theme, or have no theme at all. The choice is yours.



Don’t just take our word for it

Some of our past happy couples have kindly agreed to share their wedding experience to help you decide. See what’s possible, be inspired by their choices.


Something for all budgets

We understand that budget is always a consideration. To help you get started, we've created some standard packages. Take one just as it is, expand upon it, or design your own from scratch - it's entirely up to you.

Recommended suppliers

They’ll help too

If we can’t supply it (to the highest standard), we know someone who can. Or maybe you just want to shop around. We get that. To help you, here are some recommended suppliers that we know and trust to get whatever else you need.

Private tours

See it for yourself

Finding a wedding venue, is like finding a new place to live. You’ll know it’s right as soon as you walk in. To arrange a private viewing, please call our weddings team on 01243 680165, or send us an online enquiry.

Your wedding, your way

Your wedding should be unique and special to you, and we want you to have your dream wedding. Anything is possible.

If you don’t see what you want, or have questions, just call us. Our specialist wedding team is here to help – and we’ll undoubtedly have lots of other great ideas and suggestions.

How to find us

Gatwick Airport 40 mins by car
Southampton Airport 30 mins by car
Chichester train station 5 mins by car
London [Victoria] 1.5 hours by train