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Lord Thompson Manor

Imagine an elegant, luxurious private mansion set in a 40 acre estate with spectacular landscaped gardens, elegant surroundings, superb catering and the highest standards of service. This is exactly what you can expect to find at the Lord Thompson Manor


This incredible wedding venue in Connecticut offers a variety of facilities that caters for every style of wedding, including:

  • Magical grounds and surroundings
  • Exclusive use of the mansion for your wedding day
  • Excellent photographic opportunities
  • Romantic backdrops and settings 
  • Indoor & outdoor ceremony locations
  • Elegantly furnished guest accommodation
  • Spacious entertainment areas
  • A luxury spa
  • On-site restaurant and lounge
  • Personal dedicated wedding coordinator
  • And so much more


Lord Thompson Manor is centrally located to Boston, Hartford, Providence and New York which makes this an ideal destination wedding venue for your guests travelling to the venue from these nearby cities.


If you are looking for a mansion wedding venue in Connecticut, then you should definitely consider this stunning location.  Especially if you want an all inclusive, magical experience.

If you are still searching for your perfect venue be sure to bookmark our List of Wedding Venues in CT!

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Venue name

Lord Thompson Manor


286 Thompson Hill Rd., Thompson, CT 06277

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venue type

Mansion, Estate, Woods

Destination Wedding Venue in Connecticut

This charming and romantic venue specializes in the concept of a ‘wedding weekend’ where you can enjoy an intimate rehearsal dinner with your closest friends and family members, a day at the spa with your bridal party, an elegant ceremony, a relaxed and spacious reception, an after party to remember and a special breakfast brunch to end off your special occasion.  


All of this is included as part of your exclusive stay at this relaxed, intimate and beautiful wedding venue.

What You Can Expect

The team at the Lord Thompson Manor are committed to excellence and are recent winners of The Knot’s Best of Weddings 2020 which is an award given out to service providers who go above and beyond for their customers.


The staff are exceptional and pride themselves on ensuring each wedding is unique to each couple and perfect in every way, from an intimate engagement to a lavish wedding reception, they can cater for any occasion.


With their phenomenal five star reviews as can be seen across all the main platforms including WeddingWire, The Knot, Google and Facebook, this wedding venue consistently delivers and goes the extra mile for their couples and guests.


“The team at Lord Thompson Manor truly cater for your wedding to be exactly how you want it to be” 


“Our wedding was perfect!  Couldn’t have picked a better place”


“If you’re looking for a romantic, personal and magical wedding weekend, the Lord Thompson Manor is what you are looking for”

Accommodation & Spa


The Lord Thompson Manor has 6 luxury guest bedrooms in the main mansion and a further 7 rooms located at their sister property called the Cottage House.


At the Cottage House, you will also find their exclusive day spa called KISS spa where you will be able to have your makeup, hair and nails done for your special day.


This wedding venue in Connecticut can seat up to 220 guests but it is also a very popular destination venue for intimate gatherings and events.

Location & Directions

Lord Thompson Manor is centrally located in the northeast corner of Connecticut, which is only a one hour drive from Boston, just over an hour drive from Hartford and 2.5 hour drive from New York


Google Map : 280 Thompson Hill Road, CT 06277 


Wedding Venue


Whether you prefer a small and intimate gathering with close family and friends or a larger event, the flexible design of the function rooms give you a wide choice in terms of size, layout and entertainment plans.


Food & Meals


The Lord Thompson Manor has a strong reputation for their excellent cuisine and professional staff.


Their highly rated chefs will help you decide on the perfect menu for the whole weekend.  you can have a sumptuous five course wedding breakfast, a casual and informal buffet or a completely bespoke dining menu created for your occasion.


With a selection of menus, drinks packages and evening buffets we offer a warm welcome in a spectacular setting at unbeatable value.

Final Thoughts about this stunning mansion wedding venue

Your wedding is one of the most important and special days of your life, Lord Thompson Manor prides themselves on making sure that your wedding will be a truly memorable and enjoyable occasion.


In my opinion, this wedding venue is incredible.  The staff always go above and beyond for their clients. Their attention to detail means that you can relax and enjoy your day, safe in the knowledge that the full venue will be exclusive to you with no interference from other bookings.


From a wedding photographers’ perspective, this venue has the perfect backdrop for some incredible photography especially with its unique manor style decor, expansive grounds and garden settings.


For more information about this wedding venue in Connecticut, you can take a look at their website or get in touch with them directly at 


If you liked this venue be sure to check out our list of our favorite Connecticut venues

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I’m Gary Pope, the lead photographer of Love Long and Prosper.  I’m your typical super-geeky dude turned photography enthusiast who just loves capturing quirky couples!