Hatfield House Hospitality

Hatfield House Hospitality

Visiting Hatfield House for the day, why not visit the Coach House Restaurant for morning coffee, lunch from our deli counter or a homemade cake from our bakery?

The Coach House Restaurant is open between 10.00am -17:30pm Tuesday through to Sunday and offers:

The Bakery, everything is baked by our fantastic pastry chef Penny

The Deli, which offer snacks, salads and sandwiches made from breads from around the world

The Chefs Table, which offers fresh soup and seasonal hot meals

View our seasonal offers here.

For all enquiries email christian.nesbitt@compass-group.co.uk.

Corporate & Christmas

Corporate & Christmas

Whether you are organising a large corporate celebration, a historical event, a conference or meeting, or perhaps a team-building day, if you want an unusual venue in Hertfordshire, Hatfield House provides the perfect setting. With our onsite team of chefs and event management we can guarantee that both the cuisine and service are of the highest standards, all equipping Hatfield House to be a venue of unrivalled elegance and unparalleled magnificence. Read more about corporate events.

Celebrating this Christmas - shared and private Christmas parties available.  Please call 01707 262 055 to be check availability or to book places.

Weddings in Hatfield

Weddings in Hatfield

Hatfield House is a grand country house, steeped in history, with romantic royal connections, the perfect wedding venue in Hertfordshire. There are two wedding venues to choose and the beautiful surroundings of the house lend a magical and distinctive backdrop for your wedding ceremony or wedding reception.  At Hatfield House Hospitality we’re so passionate about service that we will ensure that on your wedding day, you’ll feel like royalty. Read more about weddings.

About Hatfield House Hospitality 

A stunning, unique and historical country house venue in Hertfordshire, Hatfield House is located just a short distance from Central London but offers all the advantages and qualities of a country venue. At Hatfield House, we understand that each event we host is unique and our experienced events design and management team is dedicated to ensuring that every aspect of each event is catered for and delivered to your expectations. 
Renowned as the residence of Queen Elizabeth I during her childhood, Hatfield House is also associated with Henry VIII, Queen Elizabeth II and of course the Cecil Family. Amongst the magnificent grounds of Hatfield House is where you will find our stunning venues, the historic and unique Old Palace and the fresh and contemporary Riding School.
Hatfield House Hospitality aim to make the planning and organisation of your event as effortless and enjoyable as possible to ensure that on the day we help you deliver a successful event.
We’ve been creating and designing corporate events and weddings since 1995 and pride ourselves on offering a high standard of catering, not to mention a wide variety of menus to cater for a range of tastes and requirements. Our in-house catering team use the very best of the local produce and are more than happy to discuss any particular requests to ensure that your wedding day is indeed perfect.
If you’re considering hosting your corporate event or wedding in Hertfordshire please contact us. We would be delighted to show you our beautiful venue and talk to you about how the Hatfield House Hospitality team can work with you to ensure your event is a success from start to finish.

News and Offers

News and Offers


Book your autumn meeting before the 1st August 2016 to take place in October or November 2016 and receive freshly carved bacon loin rolls on arrival with our compliments. Our delegate rate includes hire of the meeting room, 3 refreshment breaks and a seasonal finger buffet lunch as well as use of in house AV and wifi for £45 plus vat per person. Minimum numbers of 40 apply.

Celebrating this autumn? Whether its a birthday party, anniversary or corporate get together why not choose the Riding School as the venue for your special occasion? Our autumn package includes hire of the Riding School from 7pm - 11.30pm, glass of winter pimms on arrival, 2 course autumn buffet including pulled pork rolls and autumnal salads and fresh desserts using the best of seasonal ingredients. This package is just £45 plus vat per person. Minimum numbers of 50 apply.

Book your dinner in the Old Palace for October or November before the end of July 2016 and receive a complimentary glass of winter pimms for your drinks reception. Minimum numbers of 80 apply.


With summer on its way, come and join us at Hatfield House whether you are organising a conference, celebrating a birthday or have chosen 2016 to get married.  We have some great special offers to tempt you.  

Lovin' your Summer Meeting ... prices start at £35.00 plus vat per person to include venue hire, in house AV and complimentary parking alongside our summer themed refreshments.  Enjy mid morning tea, coffee and heart shaped cookies, picnic buffet lunch, and afternoon ice lollies and to end the day, every delegate will take away our heart themed goody bag.

Lovin' your Summer Party ... prices start at £55.00 plus vat per person.  Enjoy the start of summer with a reception drink served with fresh fruit skewers, 2 course BBQ buffet served with pitchers of Pimms and homemade lemonade.  With love from Hatfield House we will include our sweetie cart for the evening for you and your guests to enjoy.

Lovin' your Summer Dinner ... prices start at £65.00 plus vat per person.  Enjoy the start of summer with a chilled glass of fizz with chocolate covered strawberries followed by a summer inspired 3 course dinner and half bottle of house wine. With love from Hatfield House every guest will be offered a heart shaped treat to take away with them to enjoy at midnight.

Lovin' your Summer Wedding ... prices start at £85.00 plus vat per person.  Choose the summer of '16 to declare your love and enjoy a glass of pink fizz on arrival, 3 course summer inspired wedding breakfast, half bottle of house wine and glass of pink bubbles to toast.  With love from Hatfield House we will include Heart shaped and LOVE lights, table stationery and sweetie cart.

Summer Lovin' packages ... offer for new bookings only on selected dates only. Minimum numbers apply.    Please call the sales team on 01707 262055 or email hatfieldhospitality@compass-group.co.uk and quote Summer Lovin' to book your event.



Why not celebrate with family, friends and colleagues and make your Christmas party one to remember ... our Christmas at the movies shared parties take place in the Old Palace and includes themed cocktail on arrival, 3 course Christmas menu, half bottle of wine and DJ playing some of your favourite songs from the films. Book 30 places or more before the 31st August 2016 and the booker goes free!

Please email hatfieldhospitality@compass-group.co.uk or call 01707 262 055 to check availability or to make a booking.

ELEGANT WEDDING VENUES website launched!

Hatfield House Hospitality is proud to be listed on Elegant Wedding Venues, a collection of unusual wedding venues throughout the UK.  Not only will you be able to find some of the UK’s most stunning wedding venues for your wedding ceremony and wedding reception. You can also find wedding hints and tips on the Elegant Inspiration blog, exclusive wedding offers and the best wedding suppliers. There is also a free wedding planner for you use!  So why not take a look at Elegant Wedding Venues



Riding School - Late Availability Wedding Offer

Riding School - Late Availability Wedding Offer

Why wait until next year?  Choose a date between May and September 2016 to celebrate your wedding and take advantage of our Riding School special offer.  Enjoy our inclusive Diamond wedding package for a minimum of 60 guests for just £4,650 plus vat!

This special wedding package not only includes hire of the Riding School, wonderful food and drink but the room dressed to impress! 

Decoration & Stationery package includes light curtain behind top table, white fairy lights around pillars either side of top table, fairy lights swagged around balcony with long organza bows, 6 coloured uplighters, 2 bay trees with lights, white chair covers with coloured organza sash, organza swags & matching bows for your top table, cake table & gift table, organza table runners and diamante crystals on the tables, wishing well or postbox and sweetie table for the evening. Table plan, table names, menu cards & placecards


See our Special Offers