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Your Dream Event Awaits near Cambridge

“Just over 60 minutes from London, Birmingham, Leicester and other UK locations”

Cambridge Marina is conveniently located just ten miles from Cambridge and a stone’s throw from picturesque St Ives. Easily accessible by road and rail, it serves as the perfect Cambridgeshire venue to host your event. Nestled amidst the Ouse Fen nature reserve, showcasing an array of diverse wildlife, the 17 acres of grounds overlooking the River Great Ouse provide a captivating setting that seamlessly blends tamed and gently wild elements. This enchanting backdrop makes Cambridge Marina a truly unique and magical destination for your special occasion.
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How many guests?

Spacious and ample room for entertainment, dancefloor and 300+ seated guests. Rest assured, with your décor and other features, we can help you design the dream layout!


Licensed for Civil Ceremonies

Choose from an indoor or outdoor licensed setting for your ceremony. We are also licensed to stay open until 12 am.

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Whether you're celebrating weddings, hosting private gatherings, organising corporate events or any special occasion, this venue ensures a perfect setting for all your needs.

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Discover our sumptuous bridal suite, in its own secluded bothy in the grounds. The Pike & Eel has 16 rooms and suites for your guests.

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Fabulous scenery

And, of course, you can count on the photographs and videos of your very special day being spectacular against the wonderful, picturesque backdrop.



We work with some of the finest caterers in the business. Choose from our preferred list or let us know if you have a special wish.

Weddings & Reception Parties

Escape to the glorious English countryside and let us bring your dream day to life. Whether you choose the intimacy of your own private little island to say “I do” or the splendour of the light and airy marquee with its panoramic river view, you can be sure that no detail of your perfect day will be overlooked.

Multicultural Weddings

Bringing together loved ones to make wonderful memories is what life is all about. Discover poetry of place and host a magnificent wedding amidst beautiful surroundings. With its proximity to both London and The Midlands, and state of the art facilities, Cambridge Marina is the number one choice if you are dreaming of a full-scale marriage ceremony and celebration rich in cultural symbolism.

Corporate Events

Set within an area of outstanding natural beauty, the versatile meeting spaces at Cambridge Marina combine historic charm with first class facilities. From a boardroom lunch to a charity gala for several hundred guests, we can bring your ideas to life. Our experienced events team will be happy to discuss your requirements and create a bespoke package to suit your needs.

Memorable Moments

Choose Cambridge Marina to host your celebration and let us take the utmost care in planning and delivering your event, so that you can enjoy every moment. From dinner dances to engagement parties, reunions and galas, we have the perfect space for your get together.

Outdoor Events

Set alongside the ancient Pike and Eel hotel and its marina, this is the perfect setting to stage your event. Capture the romance of this timeless setting; from wedding ceremonies on the little island to sunset drinks parties on the lawn with a jazz band, Cambridge Marina lets you pause, breathe, smile and reconnect with nature.


Cambridge Marina is the perfect gateway to The River Great Ouse. Set well away from the road and surrounded by Fenland nature reserve, it is a haven of tranquillity and the perfect base for exploring the waterways of Cambridgeshire. Steeped in history and with a wealth of period features, this landscape makes the perfect cinematic backdrop.

Picturesque Settings

Situated on the river bank and bordered by nature reserves, Cambridge Marina offers over 17 acres of tranquil surroundings. From your own private terrace by the water’s edge, and in a variety of picturesque, secluded spots, you and your guests will have outstanding photo opportunities within the beauty of this irresistible hideaway.

The Marquee

By day large floor to ceiling windows bathe this airy room in natural light. By night it makes the perfect party venue in whichever style you choose to decorate. With its exclusive outdoor area and river frontage, this is a stunning wedding venue. 450+ guests can be seated at round tables with ample space for entertainment or a DJ booth and a dance floor.


Set within the marina, our sister hotel has 10 individually designed bedrooms and 5 chalets. With names and décor that draw inspiration from the wildlife of the surrounding countryside, each of the Boutique Rooms are newly refurbished, and all come with crisp white linen, plumped up pillows and dreamy beds to guarantee that perfect night’s slumber.
100m2 2-6 person

Situated in its own private little wing of the main building our Suite is the jewel in the crown of the hotel. Bathed in natural

50m2 2-4 person

This bright and spacious double room features solid oak furniture and has been imaginatively decorated in a pallet of warm mustar

75m2 1-3 person

This bright and airy triple room has both a double and single bed. With a soothing contemporary pallet of silver and soft greys,

43m2 1-3 person

This light and airy double room has panoramic river views and is beautifully decorated in a contemporary style. Soft shades of pi

29m2 1-2 person

This bright and airy twin room overlooking the hotel grounds is decorated in a soothing pallet of soft green and naturals and fea

30m2 1-2 person

This light and airy contemporary double bedroom is decorated in a restful pallet and features lovely, mirrored furniture and indi

190m2 2-6 person

Bathed in natural light, this spacious and airy double bedroom has south and east facing views over the river Great Ouse and the

26m2 1-2 person

This bright and airy double bedroom overlooking the hotel grounds is decorated in a fresh contemporary style with a pallet of amb

Make magical memories

We will help with all the details, bringing every element you dreamed of to life. It all begins when you set the date…

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For enquiries, further information, and to book your event please contact our events team.

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    Beautiful surroundings

    Cambridge Marina is a venue that encompasses 17 acres of land, an award-winning pub-restaurant and an events space. It’s set in a nature reserve and offers the perfect place for weddings, celebrations and corporate events.
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    The perfect setting for your wedding that will delight your guests
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    A unique location for family celebrations, dinner dances and awards ceremonies
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