Due to building work taking place at Mansfield at the present time, we regret that we are are unable to take Wedding bookings until further notice.

Mansfield College is an approved Oxfordshire County Council Venue for Civil Marriages.

When you're planning a wedding, you need to know that everything will be taken care of. Our experienced team are familiar with running all kinds of functions and events and we can help you at every stage, making sure things run smoothly.  We can help to arrange all the elements of your wedding day from flowers and cakes to car parking.

The College is able to offer a unique location for a wedding reception. We offer a variety of function rooms and dining options, whether it is a small family dinner or a banquet for 150. 

Mansfield aims to be flexible, tailoring the facilities and service to the needs of each couple. Please contact our Domestic Bursar to discuss your requirements or make an appointment to view the College.

Location and Buildings

Mansfield can offer a range of events and dining facilities for your wedding breakfast in a beautiful Victorian Gothic setting, with buildings overlooking one of the largest quadrangles in Oxford.   The College has a tradition within the University of being small, welcoming and friendly - and at the same time provides food of outstanding quality to its students and visitors alike.

The College is ideally located within easy walking distance of the historic heart of the city and is also close to the University Museum, Pitt Rivers Museum and the Ashmolean.
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Food at Mansfield has an excellent reputation within the Oxford College community for providing food of the highest standards using fresh, non-GM ingredients.

The Catering team work hard to ensure that only the best seasonal produce is used to create delicious menus at reasonable prices. Meals can be served in the stunning surroundings of our Dining Hall, College Chapel, function rooms or in a marquee.

You can discuss your individual requirements with our Food and Beverage Manager who will be happy to give you advice on all aspects of your catering.

The Wine Cellar

The College has an excellent cellar with some 130 wines in stock. Classic wines include a wide range of Claret, Burgundy and Rhone reds, whites from Alsace and the Loire, as well as German, Austrian and French dessert wines and champagne / sparkling wines. All major wine-growing regions of the world are represented, including a fine selection of South African wines (both white and red), some of them specially imported by the College, and New Zealand whites.

The Mansfield College own-label red and white wine and Port is also available for purchase.

A cash bar can be provided for your event on request.


With 61 en-suite rooms and 45 standard rooms, Mansfield is ideal for providing your overnight guests with somewhere to stay. Many of the standard rooms are also available as generously-sized twin rooms.

You can discuss your individual wedding requirements with our Domestic Bursar.

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