Wherstead Park is a conference and meeting venue in Ipswich, Suffolk. We’ve built a reputation for delivering events with precision, professionalism and event support at every stage, with our cutting-edge AV technology provided as standard.
For interviews and assessment centres to strategy days and board meetings, Wherstead Park boasts 12 versatile Mansion meeting rooms. As an alternative, our Atrium seats up to 350 for larger conferences, with complete flexibility to use the adjoining Mansion for breakout rooms and workshops.
Wherstead Park offers a range of comprehensive, fully inclusive conference packages from half day to full day or our infamous ‘Big Breakfast’ package. Whatever your requirement, we have a solution that will help you budget for your next event.
Wherstead Park attracts conference and meeting business from many large and respected companies in the region and nationwide. A selection of our regular clients include:
Whether you want a private meeting for 2 or a conference for 350, Wherstead Park has a space perfect for your needs.
When you hire a room at Wherstead Park, AV is included. There’s no need to blow your budget on externally sourcing and installing quality AV because it’s already here, from 55” LED screens to a full stage set and backlit 16,000 lumen projector.
Just outside Ipswich and a stone’s throw from the A14/A137 junction, Wherstead Park combines the peace of the beautiful Suffolk countryside with the functionality of being in a major town.
A modern conference needs wireless internet. It’s as simple as that. Our public wifi needs no password, allowing you to check your emails on the go and tweet about your event (we’re @WhersteadPark!)
One of the things we hear a lot is “the food was AMAZING!”. Catering to all tastes, dietary requirements and budgets, we believe food is central to your day, not peripheral. Find out more on our Food and Drink page.
At Wherstead Park, we make sure someone is always on hand to ensure your day goes smoothly, and that you have as much support prior to the day as you need.
For a minimum of 100 delegates The Suffolk Big Breakfast includes everything you need to host a morning event.
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For a minimum of 20 delegates The Suffolk Petit Dejeuner includes a small breakfast using the finest Suffolk ingredients.
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For a minimum of 30 delegates for the Mansion, and 100 for the Atrium, our full day package includes lunch and afternoon tea. Find the menu here.
For a minimum of 20 delegates (Mansion only) the half day package includes morning tea.
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For a minimum of 30 delegates, the Essential Day Delegate Package provides a hearty lunch menu as well as everything you need to make your event a success. Find out more information here.
Including full meeting set-up and refreshments, with wine and delicious canapés for afterwards. Find out more about the package here.
From the outset, we were given a warm welcome and made to feel at home. We were consulted in detail about our requirements… I can highly recommend Wherstead Park as a venue and would like to thank Lesley and her team again for their hospitality and their practical help in making our event such a success.
Plenty of space, top-of-the-range AV and a dedicated technician means your conference will go off without a hitch.View this room
A warm welcome for your guests…View this room
For conferences and meetings up to 65, the Harland is the perfect choice.View this room
Seats up to 16 in a circular pattern and features a balcony overlooking the gardens and grounds. Perfect for board meetings with a touch of class.View this room
A beautiful, light and airy room with views of its namesakeView this room
A meeting room for up to 16 with stunning views of the grounds and surrounding countrysideView this room
Ideal for business ranging from business tenders to smaller formal meetings.View this room
One of our favourite rooms, The George Canning is named after a visitor to Wherstead Park who served as Prime Minister. The room is fittingly statesmanlike, and seating up to 14 board room style.View this room