Asian & Cultural Weddings at Wherstead Park

Why host your Asian wedding at Wherstead Park

Wherstead Park is a unique Asian wedding and reception venue in Ipswich, Suffolk. With experience and understanding of Asian wedding traditions and customs, our wedding planners can go the extra mile to cater for your every need prior to and during the big day. Our stunning landscaped grounds overlook the river Orwell and the park’s Georgian Mansion oozes history and character, ensuring lots of scope for timeless wedding photography.

  • A truly diverse, unique wedding venue in Suffolk
  • Dedicated bridal room available for bridal party to relax and get ready
  • Vibrant lighting throughout, ideal for photos, ceremonies and receptions
  • Perfect scope for professional wedding photography
  • Rely on a truly hands-on team of wedding planners to help you organise everything
  • Opportunity to bring in the caterers of your choice
  • Segregated dining available

Contact us to host your cultural wedding at Wherstead Park


“Thank you to your team for the care, consideration and professionalism shown on the day of Luke and Kara’s wedding. We all enjoyed ourselves, being able to relax knowing that matters were being managed well by yourself…”

Jerry and Carol Huggins, Father and Mother of the Groom – 9th September 2012

Experience hosting a variety of Asian ceremonies

Wherstead Park is well-suited to a plethora of Asian wedding ceremonies, thanks to its vast surroundings, free parking, separate prayer rooms and ample capacity for ceremonies and lavish sit-down meals with loved ones.

With an Asian wedding package at Wherstead Park, you’ll also get the flexibility to choose your own authentic caterer, allowing you to specify the cuisine you’d like, from Bengali and Punjabi to Gujarati and even Asian-fusion dishes. Having hosted many Asian weddings in the past, Wherstead Park can also recommend several Indian and Bangladeshi caterers wherever necessary.

As the bride and groom-to-be, you’ll have a dedicated events manager at Wherstead Park, who will be your direct point of contact throughout all your wedding planning. Having meticulously planned Hindu, Sikh and Muslim weddings in the past, our team understands the important traditions and customs involved with Asian wedding celebrations.

That’s not all – you’ll be able to host your guests in two stunning venues within Wherstead Park. The Atrium is tailor-made for large Asian wedding festivities and ceremonies, while the Mansion is best suited for more intimate ceremonies, civil ceremonies, drinks receptions and bridal dining. It’s good for you to know that we’ve got both bases covered.

Contact us for pricing & availability


Remaining availability for 2019!!

Prices from £3,000!

  • Up to 450 guests in one sitting
  • Choose your own caterer
  • Ability to segregate hall
  • Private lounge for the bride
  • Free parking
  • Dedicated Events Manager
  • All inclusive hire price
  • Separate prayer rooms
  • Custom room lighting colours
  • Mansion room for refreshments
  • Atrium for main reception

Easily accessible from London and the Midlands

Wherstead Park is just a stone’s throw from junction 56 of the A14, to the south of Ipswich town centre. This means that our venue is just one junction from the A12, connecting Suffolk to Essex and east London within 60 minutes. Meanwhile the A14 provides direct road links to Cambridgeshire and the Midlands.

  • Free on-site car and coach parking available
  • 60 minutes from the M25 by car
  • 5-10 minutes from Ipswich train station by taxi

Large capacity and ample facilities in a beautiful setting

Wherstead Park gives you the choice of two stunning spaces that can be yours for your Asian wedding day. Our Georgian Mansion house oozes period charm and character. This Grade II Listed building dates back to 1792 and can entertain up to 150 guests for a reception, as well as 50 guests for a sit-down meal.

Meanwhile our stunning Atrium – complete with high glass ceiling – can cater for 450 guests in one sitting. The Atrium also has an unobtrusive lighting system installed, which can complement your wedding’s colour scheme.

Wherstead Park also offers brides a spacious bridal dressing suite for the bridal party to prepare on the day in the most indulgent surroundings.

  • Cater for up to 450 guests in one sitting
  • Flexibility to segregate hall as necessary
  • Private dressing suite and dining for bridal party for up to 50

A blank canvas for your bespoke Asian wedding

Wherstead Park has the in-house experience and facilities to plan and deliver a bespoke Asian wedding to your exacting requirements. With a relative blank canvas to work from, you can tailor almost every aspect of your Asian wedding ceremony or reception to your taste.

Aside from our lighting system, we also welcome your chosen suppliers to decorate your wedding ceremony hall and reception space with vibrant, colourful fabrics and furniture. These help to create a glamorous, indulgent feel for your festivities and the perfect backdrop for your professional wedding photography.

  • Freedom to choose your own authentic caterer (subject to Health and Safety legislation)
  • Lighting to complement your wedding’s colour scheme

Our Recent Asian Weddings