The House Collection

Poets or Paddocks? The perfect partner for a truly memorable wedding.


With two fabulous new boutique hotels to choose from - Poets House in historic Ely and rural Paddocks House near Newmarket – The House Collection offers style, elegance and every comfort for your perfect wedding.

From an intimate affair to a spectacular reception, their packages can be tailored to your every wish.

A choice of menus reflects their passion for superb food, all freshly prepared with the finest ingredients. Impeccable service with full concierge services, including your own butler, will ensure that your special day goes without a hitch.

Whatever you have in mind, from drinks and dancing to eating and entertainment, they will create the sense of occasion to bring your wedding dreams to life and turn your celebration into a truly memorable event.


Paddocks House, near Newmarket

Set in five acres of beautifully landscaped grounds with light airy interiors and stunning rooms, Paddocks House is the ideal venue for a wedding in a rural retreat.

Situated between Newmarket and Cambridge, the 18th-century country house has been fully refurbished for 2014 to create an ambience of sumptuous luxury with a contemporary edge. From a private breakfast in the oak-panelled Drawing Room to a banquet for up to 150 people in the conservatory Garden Room and Venetian gardens, they can cater for any occasion.

For your guests, each of the 15 spacious bedrooms has a freestanding copper bathtub, rainwater shower, fluffy bathrobes and all the latest technology. And for you, the Penthouse suite with its fantastic countryside views, will make the start to your married life that bit extra special.

Poets House, Ely

Facing Ely’s famous cathedral, Poets House is a Grade II building that was transformed into a stylish hotel, restaurant and wedding venue in 2013, when The Times named it as one of the World’s Top 20 Cool New Hotels. Whether you are looking to welcome 20 guests or 100, a choice of rooms can set the scene for the atmosphere you want to create, from a cosy gathering to a grand reception.

And when the sun’s shining, the courtyard garden is the ideal spot for champagne alfresco when your guests arrive. Each of the 21 bedrooms has been individually styled and beautifully appointed, with a freestanding copper bathtub, bathtime goodies and last word in luxury beds.

To start planning your perfect wedding at Poets House or Paddocks House, give them a call for a friendly chat on 01223 653111 or visit

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