View all the latest wedding offers if you’re considering having your wedding at Mercure Gloucester, Bowden Hall Hotel.

Champagne Show Round

Congratulations on your engagement!

To celebrate your fantastic news, you are invited to join us for a flute of Champagne and meet with our expert wedding planner to discuss how we can turn your wedding day dreams, into reality!

Our ethos is; your wedding, your way! So let us take you on a tour of our venue and with your perfect day in mind show you how we can bring the magic to life.

The team will be on hand to answer any questions you may have, so feel free to ask about our mouth-watering menus, the perfect wines to accompany your meal or about any of the extra special touches that we can provide.

Despite the current measures in place, the team are taking bookings for weddings in 2020 & 2021. As soon as we are able to welcome you for a full showround, we will be pleased to see you!

Happy ever after starts at Mercure

2020 Wedding Package

Book your 2020 Wedding and pay £2,020

Our wedding venue is set in 26 acres of beautiful grounds for superb photo opportunities, a helipad for stylish arrivals and a gazebo for outdoor ceremonies. Our Wedding Coordinator will help you plan every aspect of your day.

The full day package for up to 50 guests includes:

  • Bucks Fizz arrival drink
  • 2 course set menu wedding breakfast with a glass of wine and a flute of Prosecco
  • Dedicated manager on the day to act as toastmaster
  • Table linen & napkins
  • Facility hire plus private function bar until midnight
  • Evening reception snack for 50 guests
  • Complimentary double bedroom on your wedding night
  • Complimentary menu tasting prior to the wedding


  • Upgrade to half a bottle of house wine: £7 per person
  • Upgrade to full evening buffet for 50 guests: £650
  • Add a DJ (for 5 hours), Photo booth, or 6 table centerpieces: £375
  • Wedding ceremony room hire: £325 (additional registrar fees apply)

Additional day guests – £55 per adult or £29 per child  |  Under 2yrs FREE 

Contact us today to discuss available dates!

Terms and conditions apply. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers or packages. Subject to availability on certain dates. Available for bookings taking place in 2020 only.

Evening Wedding Reception for £2,020

Evening Wedding Reception for £2,020

Our evening wedding package for 70 guests includes:

  • A glass of fizz on arrival
  • Evening event room hire with your own private bar
  • Finger buffet – selection of sandwiches plus an additional 3 items
  • Cake knife & stand
  • Disco from 7pm until midnight
  • Bedroom for the happy couple on the night of the party
  • Discounted room rates for wedding guests
  • Additional guests £25 per person

Terms and conditions apply. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers or packages. Subject to availability on certain dates. 

Late Availability Wedding Dates

Late Availability Wedding Dates

We have a number of late availability wedding dates which we’re able to offer at a discounted price. All listed dates are subject to availability and valid on new bookings only.

Please contact the hotel directly should you be interested in any of the below dates:


* Friday 1st August

* Friday 14th August

* Saturday 15th August

* Saturday 22nd August

* Saturday 29th August


* Friday 4th September

* Friday 11th September

* Saturday 12th September

* Friday 18th September

* Saturday 19th September


* Saturday 3rd October

* Saturday 10th October

* Saturday 31st October


* Friday 6th November

* Saturday 14th November

* Friday 27th November


* Sunday 27th December

* Monday 28th December

* Tuesday 29th December

* Wednesday 30th December

* Thursday 31st December – NEW YEARS EVE!

Intimate Weddings with Mercure

Intimate Weddings with Mercure

We’re excited to announce our new Intimate Weddings package – all you need for a small lavish wedding with your nearest and dearest!

Our Intimate Weddings package starts at £65 per person and is available for new enquiries booked after 1st August 2020, for weddings taking place on selected dates from 1st August 2020 until 28th February 2021. We’re also offering more relaxed terms and conditions, so you can expect a flexible and enhanced approach to both the terms of contract and payment. Our team are on hand to answer any questions you may have and you can rest assured, knowing we are here to help with every step.

Our all-new Intimate Weddings package includes:

  • In-house Master of Ceremonies and our very own experienced Wedding Planner
  • Dedicated room for your civil ceremony
  • Outdoor reception with cocktails and canapés (weather permitting)
  • Three course choice wedding breakfast with selection of hot drinks
  • Half a bottle of specially selected wine per guest and a glass of prosecco to toast the happy couple
  • Two night mini-moon in our Bridal Suite, including breakfast served in your room

Glitz up your wedding with our extras!

Speak to our wedding team for more information on how we can add a little extra sparkle with our additional extras!

Hen Party – Girls Night In: Talk to us about our great ideas for a giggle with the girls

Afternoon Tea with the Aunts: A fabulous way to bring some relatives together before your Wedding day (Uncles welcome too)!

The Party of all Parties: At a later date when we can once again celebrate together, organise a disco, dance and light buffet for more friends in our perfect event room. Why not organise an evening reception for your one year anniversary party with us at the same time for an excuse to wear your dress again?

Simply contact our wedding planner to choose a date and to discuss full terms & conditions of this offer.

This package has been designed for weddings of up to 30 guests. Please note, the 30 guest limit must include everyone at the ceremony, including any photographers, musicians etc. For weddings of 25 guests or less, a higher price per person will be applied. We will be abiding by government guidelines at the time of the wedding and will also follow any social distancing regulations. Current government guidance for small marriages and civil partnerships can be found here.