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Weddings at Haigh Hall

Weddings are always a big celebration at Haigh Hall

Haigh Hall is a beautiful setting, both day and night

Make your special day full of fun and happiness

The beautiful Georgian hall is sure to impress

Stroll in the grounds and party in the Hall

Your wedding day is one of the most important of life's milestones. Your families and friends will be sharing in your happiness and witnessing your expression of commitment to each other. It therefore needs to be celebrated in a way that is true to your ideals and aspirations. Where better to celebrate your special day than at Haigh Hall?

When can we marry at Haigh Hall?


These availability grids should only be used as a guide. For the very latest availability please call us on (01942) 832895. 

Your essential guide to Haigh Hall weddings

We've brought together everything you need to know about making Haigh Hall the place for your big day.


Pour yourselves your favourite drinks, find the cosiest sofa, grab your laptop or tablet and discover why Haigh Hall is the north west's premier wedding destination.

Alternatively spend some time browsing this page to find answers to the most popular questions about weddings at Haigh Hall - and much more...





Why should I choose Haigh Hall for our wedding?

Haigh Hall is the perfect venue for a magnificent wedding. Set within 250 acres of beautiful country park and woodland, the Grade II Listed Hall is a vantage point for spectacular views across the Douglas Valley to the Welsh Hills.

The location of Haigh Hall, its elegant interiors and stunning features - including the Grand Staircase - make an ideal backdrop for striking photographs.


Featuring rooms such as The Grand Ballroom and elegant Douglas Suite it makes for the perfect wedding venue. The Hall is completely accessible as modifications include a lift and automatic doors.


How much does it cost to hold our wedding at Haigh Hall?

Bookings may be made by telephone/fax/email but no booking is considered ‘confirmed’ until a booking form is completed and a £500 non-refundable deposit is received. Haigh Hall will acknowledge receipt of confirmation.

Provisional bookings can only be held for 14 days.

The customer's booking is accepted by Haigh Hall on the basis that a minimum numbers of person will attend the function for which the booking is made and the agreed catering package. Then the amount payable by the customer shall be calculated on such a minimum number and the agreed catering package, or the number actually attending whatever is the greatest.


Minimum numbers for a Wedding Breakfast in Haigh Hall is 40 adults in the Douglas Suite and 60 adults in the Grand Ballroom. Evening receptions and buffet minimum numbers are 80 in the Douglas Suite and 100 in the Grand Ballroom.


During the months of May to September and December a full wedding package is required for all Saturday bookings, please speak to the management regarding your proposed date. A full wedding package includes both a wedding breakfast and evening reception with buffet at our minimum numbers.


Room Charge for Wedding Receptions*

Grand Ballroom £400 

Douglas Suite £300
bar closes at 12.30 midnight with 30 minutes drinking time. Additional hours charged at £300 per hour for a maximum of 2 hours (bar closes at 2am with 30 minutes drinking time)

Wedding licence

It is the client’s responsibility to contact the registrar (contact telephone 01942 705000). The contents of the ceremony must be agreed in advance with the Superintendent Registrar. Only a civil, non-religious ceremony can be permitted. All arrangements necessary to enable the ceremony to take place remain the responsibility of the client. Provisional ceremony bookings can be made with the registrar up to two years in advance of wedding reception dates. Ceremonies must be booked at the time of booking Haigh Hall to avoid disappointment. It is not the responsibility of Haigh Hall to remind customers to book their ceremony with the registrar’s office.

Wedding ceremonies

Ceremonies can be held within the Hall both on the Ground Floor and the First Floor.

*Exclusive use of the Hall is only available if a premium of between £3000 and £5000 is paid.
£3000 – January-March and November
£4000 – April and October
£5000 – May-September and December.


Special offers

Read about our Winter Wedding offer.

- Available dates are shown in green

- Unavailable dates are shown in red

- Limited availability dates are shown in yellow


What have others said about Haigh Hall weddings?

"Thank you so much for a wonderful, faultless and memorable day. Your attention to detail and the personal attention you showed us was outstanding. Thank you so much for the wonderful food and service."
Carol & William Hunt (Bride's parents)


"The room, food and service were out of this world."
Liz & Jason


"The Douglas Suite was stunning, the meal superb and all our guests commented on the lovely surroundings and excellent service and presentation."
Fiona & Alex

"Thank you so much for making our memories of our wedding day so special, memories we will cherish forever, We will recommend Haigh Hall to all our ‘engaged’ friends."
Claire & Jason

"We cannot congratulate you enough on the excellent service and politeness of all the staff. Nothing was too much trouble, and we would certainly recommend your services to anyone."
Lisa & Mark


Can we hold a civil ceremony at Haigh Hall?

Of course!


You may be holding your ceremony at one of the beautiful churches close to Haigh Hall, or you can create your own ceremony right here.


Our rooms are fully licensed for civil marriages, so the registrar can attend and complete the registration as part of your occasion.


Which wedding services do you offer?

A personal wedding co-ordinator will assist with making all the necessary arrangements such as room planning, menu choice and timetables, and will be on hand throughout the wedding celebrations. Our Wedding Day Service can include the following:

  • Personal attention from our wedding co-ordinator
  • Ceremonies and activities in the gardens 
  • Special table arrangements, layouts and colour schemes 
  • Choice of champagne or wines for receptions, wedding breakfasts and toasts 
  • Advice on local florists, entertainment, wedding transport, video, photographers.

Let's talk food. What are the dining packages like?

Fine wines, award-winning cuisine, luxurious room settings - it all adds up to the perfect wedding experience for you and your guests.


The pleasure of food is crucial to every event and our chefs will seduce your palate with a gastronomic delight tailored to your preferences following an informal consultation.


It's your day - and we're here to make it big.


We're interested in bringing our Asian wedding to Haigh Hall.

There are many reasons why you would choose to host your wedding at Haigh Hall. We're here to make sure things run smoothly and are very flexible in the options we offer so your special occasion is a wonderful one for everyone.


To find out much more about hosting your wedding at Haigh Hall, read this short guide.


How do we get in touch?

We're here to make your wedding the most special moment of your life.


Please feel free to get in touch and discuss your requirements with us - and we'll do the rest.


Write to: Haigh Hall, Copperas Lane, Haigh, Wigan, WN2 1PE.
Call: (01942) 832895
Email: hhgen@wlct.org