Sidney's atmospheric function rooms, award-winning cuisine, historic courts, spacious gardens, and exquisite rococo dining hall provide a wonderful setting for a wedding reception.

Sidney Sussex is one of the smaller traditional Cambridge Colleges, and is renowned for providing a warm welcome.

A member of our friendly Conference Office will act as your wedding organiser and will be happy to help you arrange the details of your big day.


Couples with a close connection to Sidney can hold their wedding ceremony in the College Chapel. More information is available on the Chapel's wedding page.


Sidney is always delighted to host wedding receptions, even if the ceremony will be held elsewhere.

Wedding receptions at Sidney Sussex typically begin with a drinks reception, guests then enjoy dishes from our latest fine dining menus at the wedding breakfast, and dancing, music, and entertainment follow as part of an evening reception.

If you have any questions please contact us,


Guests canĀ book accommodation in Sidney and enjoy the unique experience of staying in a traditional Cambridge College overnight.

Please contact us to find out about availability or to make a booking.