We are saddened to confirm that as a result of the recent government updates regarding Covid-19, we will be closing our doors to the public from Tuesday 24th March for a minimum of 3 weeks. Please keep checking our social media for updates, we hope to re-open as soon as it is safe to do so. 


- The Cosener's House Team



The Cosener’s House occupies a picturesque Thames-side position in the grounds of the medieval Abbey of Abingdon, just 8 miles from Oxford. It takes its name from the Cuisinier or Kitchener (the official responsible for providing food for the Abbey). The oldest part of the present building is the central portion which dates from the mid-eighteenth century.

We are one of the hidden gems of Abingdon and would love to invite you to stay. We have 50 on-site bedrooms as well as 5 meeting rooms. We also have private  bar and dining facilities available, perfect for Weddings and Events. 



The main Restaurant boasts stunning views overlooking private gardens and the River Thames.  The bar and restaurant can also be hired separately for private dining and special events.  


Monday – Friday: 7:00am – 9:00am

Saturday – Sunday: 8:00am – 10:00am


Monday - Sunday: 12:00pm - 22:00pm


Monday - Sunday: 12:00pm – 22:00pm



The Cosener's House offers a choice of 5 functional meeting rooms. Catering for anything from intimate training sessions for 2 up to larger theatre style conference of up to 80. With our friendly team to assist you, the Cosener's House can cater to all of your meeting requirements.



This beautiful 19th century house occupies a picturesque Thames-side position with private gardens; it truly is the hidden gem of Abingdon. 

When choosing Cosener’s House, you will be working with an experienced wedding planner, who will guide and advise you along your wedding planning journey from the moment you walk through the door as newly engaged to the moment you leave as a married couple!

On the day itself, our friendly team will be there to look after you and your guests. Cosener’s House offers flexibility and exclusivity along with an impeccable service when it comes to hosting your celebration at this beautiful Oxfordshire wedding venue. 

The Cosener's House is licensed for indoor civil ceremonies. Please contact our Wedding Planner for further information and booking details.


The Garden Room Capacity - 80 seated guests

The Dining Room Capacity - 80 guests, 150 reception

The Hamilton Room Capacity - 30 seated guests



The Cosener's House, 15 - 16 Abbey Close, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 3JD

Tel: 01235 523 198

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