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How to have your Dream Wedding in the Countryside

The Chichester Hotel is the perfect venue for your dream country wedding. This hotel has been lovingly restored with heart, character and warmth, creating an idyllic setting for your all-important day. Our dedicated events team are guaranteed to give you a stress-free experience, meaning that you will have a day which will create memories that… read more

Essex Proms 2019

Searching for the perfect prom venue for your 2019 leavers’ do? Look no further than The Chichester Hotel – a stunning historic boutique venue which is full of charm and character. We have three beautiful event spaces for you to choose from, which you are more than welcome to come and view. Feel free to… read more

Winter wonderland wedding

Winter weddings… exclusively yours at The Chichester Hotel, Essex. The fluttering leaves and autumnal colour changes have us lusting after cozy winter nights. The turn of that season can only mean one thing… winter wonderland weddings are on the horizon! Crackling log burners, glimmering décor with their twinkling fairy lights and soft candlelight, warm bites… read more

Girls’ night out

Girls just want to have fun, eat great food with fab company then dance the night away! Some ladies like to hang out in funky bars and maybe, just maybe, end up singing Karaoke; some like to have a delicious afternoon tea or even a three-course meal: yes us ladies can be hard to please.… read more

Conferences in Basildon

Why are meetings and conferences important for a business? Meetings allow individuals to receive knowledge and key information for progression and business development. Holding these meetings off site allows delegates to get away from their screens and phones in the office and concentrate on the day’s agenda. What’s better than having your conference in our… read more

Celebration of Life

When arranging a funeral, you may want to consider having a reception afterwards, a wake. Here at The Chichester Hotel we like to refer to them as ‘Celebration of Life’. Wakes are usually less formal than the service and they offer a place for the bereaved to gather, share stories of your loved one and… read more

Have you considered a joint stag and hen party?

When planning your wedding day there is so much expense involved. With everything that relates to a wedding costing more each year, it is no wonder that couples are looking for alternative ways to save money. One such way is to consider a joint stag and hen party: our beautiful Essex Barn is the perfect… read more

Enjoy Father’s Day at The Chichester Hotel, Essex

June……the month where summer officially starts, but as always we all wish it was a little bit sunnier. It’s the month where Wimbledon delights the public with its tennis alongside lashings of strawberries and cream plus the time when we celebrate everything our fathers have done for us: we delight in that sentiment, here at… read more

Planning A Party in Essex?

  What should you look for in a venue when planning a party in Essex?   So you’re planning a party, something that’s either too big or too formal to hold in your home. Perhaps it’s to celebrate an engagement or milestone birthday or it might be to acknowledge a colleague’s retirement or a special… read more

The Wedding Procession

The traditional wedding procession explained. Here comes the bride and everyone else too……… With the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle just around the corner, we are all waiting with baited breath to see Meghan in her wedding dress and all the other beautiful outfits worn by the mother of the bride through… read more