Sopwell House


Sopwell House is a luxurious Georgian country house set within beautiful grounds in the glorious Hertfordshire countryside.

The former home of Lord Mountbatten, elegant period architecture, beautiful interiors and picturesque gardens create a magical environment for your special day.

From intimate ceremonies to grand-scale receptions, the 19 newly refurbished function suites can accommodate up to 380 guests with a dance floor and stage. The St Alban Suite features state of the art LED mood lighting, modern yet classic décor and beautiful furnishing to provide a picture-perfect blank canvas.

All ground floor suites open onto the terrace with views over the beautiful gardens and grounds - the perfect setting for reception drinks and wedding photos. Licensed for civil ceremonies, Sopwell House enables you to host your entire special day at one venue.

Sopwell House Lounge

Sopwell House Lounge

The experienced and attentive Wedding Coordinators will do everything possible to create a unique and magical event around you - anything is possible, just ask.

From planning through to execution, the talented team will do everything to make your event a complete success. Together with an impressive list of trusted suppliers, from Kosher and Asian cuisine to photographers, cake-makers and more.

Sopwell House Spa Treatment Room

Recently refurbished accommodation consisting of 129 stylish bedrooms, suites and apartments ensure your guests can stay in style; a brasserie, fine dining restaurant and two bars give a range of dining options, luxurious spa facilities offer the ultimate in relaxation and those little extras such as extensive complimentary parking and free internet WiFi means everything has been thought of to create a very special experience for you and your guests.

Additional Information

Venue Type: Country House

Venue Capacity: 300 Guests

Accommodation: luxury country house hotel offering 128 rooms and suites, two restaurants, a conservatory bar, a cocktail lounge, a Spa with a 14.5-metre swimming pool and a gym.

Other Features: Sopwell House is licensed for outdoor civil ceremonies.

Dining Options: We have great relationships with Kosher and Asian caterers.

Exclusive Use: Yes

Fitness Center Specially designed for enhanced cardiovascular workouts, the fitness equipment in our gym uses the Technogym Wellness System.

Spa For the ultimate in pampering and relaxation, Sopwell House has partnered with the world’s leading luxury skin care products, ESPA and Clarins. The Spa blends a contemporary decor with atmospheric LED lighting


Cottonmill Lane, St Albans
Hertfordshire, England AL1 2HQ
United Kingdom

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1 Review
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Anniversary At Sopwell

We spent a long weekend at Sopwell House to celebrate our first wedding anniversary. We arrived and was greeted by a welcoming and friendly reception team. We were shown to our room that was very clean and had everything we would expect and needed. The spa was excellent and kept us occupied for hours. We enjoyed lunch in the conservatory and evening meal in the Brasserie, both offering good range of food and drinks served by friendly and helpful staff. Breakfast was really enjoyable with all types of breakfast options available from full English breakfast to arrange of fresh fruit and cold meats. We would recommend Sopwell House and would be sure to return in the future. "Tripadviser"

October 2017

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