Ideal Venue For

Bar Mitzvahs
Birthday Parties
Childrens Parties
Christening Parties
Christmas Parties
Corporate Events
Corporate Fun Days
Engagement Parties
Stag Or Hen Parties
New Year Parties
Private Dining
Private Parties
Prom / Graduation Parties
Wedding Fairs
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
The Compasses in Pattiswick, is set in the beautiful countryside of the Holfield Estate, a wonderful, unique venue for your wedding celebration. Whether you are planning a large wedding with up to 150 guests or a more intimate celebration, The Compasses offers you the chance to create your perfect day.

The Compasses offers a spectacular selection of quality food. Every dish is created using the finest, fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Whether you'd love a simple British classic like bangers and mash, or fancy a five-course gourmet tasting menu to complement your big day, we can create a menu to suit you.

Every wedding at the venue is a bespoke celebration, tailored to you. We offer an unrivalled level of service and attention to detail and our dedicated wedding co-ordinator is on hand throughout the day, to ensure your wedding dreams are turned into a reality. Brides can also take advantage of our fabulous Bridal Preparation Suite, where the bridal party can get ready in style. With a four seat hair and makeup bar, full length mirrors and a comfy seating area, it’s the perfect place to relax and prepare before the ceremony. We always strive to provide everything you need, from teepees in the garden, to a cosy celebration by a roaring log fire; we look forward to hearing your ideas.

Your day at The Compasses will be an exclusive event. You and your guests can enjoy full, private use of the venue for a wonderful, intimate occasion. The venue is conveniently located for travelling guests, set just off the A120 between Colchester and Braintree and just 20 minutes from Stansted Airport.

If you're searching for something a little different with a dedicated, personal approach, The Compasses is the perfect wedding venue.

‘Magical Winter Wedding’ - Open Evening Invitation
The Compasses at Pattiswick - Monday 17th December - 6pm-9pm

An opportunity to open your eyes to The Compasses as the perfect Winter Wedding Venue

Showcasing our ‘Winter Wonderland Wedding’ offer including;
Beautifully decorated Christmas trees, glittering wooden centre piece trees, Christmas wreaths & twinkling outside lights!

All of the above is offered as a complimentary package when you book your Wedding with us for the months of December or January

** No appointment necessary ~ Roaring log fires, Mulled Wine & Mince Pies on arrival! **
We look forward to welcoming you
The Events Team

**Private viewings available on request**

The Compasses at Pattiswick
Tel: 01376 561322

Wedding Open Day
Saturday 16th February 2019 from 11am-4pm.
The Compasses Wedding Open Day is the perfect opportunity to see our venue set for a Civil Ceremony and Wedding Breakfast and to meet some of our dedicated 'Recommended Suppliers', who will be able to offer you advice in their specialist areas.

Enjoy a glass of fizz and delicious nibbles whilst browsing our quirky collection of props to hire. Drop in any time between 11am and 4pm and bring along friends and family members. We look forward to seeing you!

MARRY IN MARCH - Special Venue Hire Offer available for March 2019!
Sunday - Thursday - £2,000
Friday / Saturday - £2,500
T&C's apply. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.

(If you contact The Compasses At Pattiswick directly please let them know you found them on


Air Conditioning
Childrens Facilities
Coach Parking
Disabled Access
Events Manager
In-house Caterers
Marquee Hire
Outdoor Spaces
Parking Available
Wedding Coordinator

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