Summer Parties
at Blenheim Palace

  • There is nowhere more beautiful than summer at Blenheim Palace. Set in more than 2,000 acres of gardens, 90 of which are Formal Gardens, including the Water Terraces and Rose Garden, our 19th-century baroque buildings will make the perfect setting for any summer garden party. Let our expert events team put together a day of Champagne and sunshine, so your guests can enjoy verdant views over one of England’s most striking venues. Guests can also opt to dine in specially created marquee pods overlooking the Italian Garden for more intimate gatherings. Blenheim have also launched a range of picnic and summer BBQ packages. Food packages from £25 per person plus VAT, based on min 50 guests, plus venue hire.

  • Key Features

    • Exclusive use
    • Historic stately home
    • Capacity: up to 2000 guests
    • Disabled facilities
    • Car parking
    • Entertainment licence
    • Evening reception
    • Live band facilities
    • DJ facilities | Dance floor
    • Marquee available
    • Nearby accomodation
  • South Lawn Marquee

  • For a larger guest list of up to 2000, Blenheim Palace boasts of 2000 acres of stunning grounds that are ideal for the South Lawn Marquee. The marquees are created with you in mind and dependent on your specific needs and guest list length.

  • Great Hall

  • The magnificent Great Hall rises 67 feet to a decorative ceiling painted by James Thornhill. As a banqueting venue, this space is perfect for a grand dinner and can be used with the Saloon to create an area for both drinks and dinner.

    150 Dining
    250 Reception

  • Long Library

  • The beautiful Long Library is home to over 10,000 books and the magnificent Willis Organ. With spectacular views over the Water Terraces, this gala dinner venue is perfect for enjoying an unforgettable dinner following pre-dinner drinks in the Great Hall and Saloon.

    300 Dining
    500 Reception

  • Saloon

  • The Saloon is the Palace’s State Dining Room and features walls and ceilings painted by French decorative artist Louis Laguerre. This room is still used by the Duke of Marlborough and his family every year as their Christmas party venue.
    This event space is perfect for dinner or a drinks reception and offers a unique and luxurious venue for your celebration. Combine the Saloon with the Great Hall for a drinks reception and dinner.
    80 Dining
    150 Reception

  • The Orangery

  • The Orangery is a truly elegant room with great arched windows, high ceilings, and a glass-panelled roof that gives a wonderful sense of space. This delightful room is the perfect private dining venue and is available for drink receptions and dancing.

    200 Dining
    250 Reception