Celebrating an engagement? Take a look at these romantic Yorkshire wedding venues
11 Mar 2019
If you're recently engaged and planning a wedding in Yorkshire, browse these romantic wedding venues in the region and find the perfect setting
Thicket Priory, York
Thicket Priory is the perfect setting for a truly memorable dream wedding. A romantic and ethereal country house in a magical world of its own, yet only 15 minutes from York. This secret gem is set in 18 acres of idyllic gardens surrounded by a world class nature reserve.
With a stunning banqueting room seating up to 200, a choice of ceremony rooms including a private chapel and 35 unique and stylish bedrooms, the Priory offers everything you need under one roof and does so with genuine warmth, style and luxury. The Priory is utterly unique, arriving down the ancient tree-lined driveway, guests are left speechless as they disappear into the magical world of the Priory.
The Crown Inn, Roecliffe
Looking across the village green in the scenic centre of pretty Roecliffe and with convenient access just a minute or so from the A1M, The Crown Inn retains the romantic country charm of a 16th century coaching inn while delivering high quality award-winning dining and accommodation. The Inn is licenced for civil weddings and the adjoining Coach House Barn provides an idyllic setting for relaxed marriage ceremonies and banquets and for celebratory parties.
Coupled with links to key wedding suppliers, the Inn can provide a tailored wedding to suit small and larger events seating up to 80 guests or hosting parties for up to 120. The friendly team will support you from first contact and through the big day itself.
Cave Castle Hotel & Country Club, East Riding of Yorkshire
Your day, your way... Among some of the most truly divine landscapes lies an ultimate fairytale castle. The unique character that Cave Castle possesses makes it possible to ensure that your entire day can be special in every way.
The venue is fully licensed to perform civil ceremonies and has a choice of banqueting suites. The Balmoral is south facing with an abundance of natural light, access to the terrace overlooking the lake and lawns, while the Sandringham Suite was originally the castle courtyard and still retains part of the exterior wall and arches. Not only this, but the stunning grounds that come with a Cave Castle wedding make for the most breath-taking photographic opportunities.
From intimate receptions to exceptional after-parties, Cave Castle has everything you need to create the fantasy wedding that you have been dreaming of. No packages, just individually tailored weddings to suit every budget.
Blossom Barn, Holmfirth
Blossom Barn is a small but perfectly formed, exclusive-use, rural wedding venue in Holmfirth. The barn can seat up to 60 guests for a wedding breakfast or 100 for a wedding ceremony followed by a drinks reception in the outdoor courtyard and a wedding breakfast for up to 200 on the large open field in tipis, marquees or yurts. The team specialise in an honest, open, no nonsense approach to your wedding day. With the flexibility to choose your own caterers and an inclusive, flexible wedding package, they help you to create a truly bespoke day.
The experienced team of events staff can pull together wedding days of all shapes and sizes, leaving you with nothing but happy memories. Follow the venue on Instagram or view Blossom Barn at the venue's upcoming wedding fairs on Saturday 27th April (6-9pm) and Sunday 28th April (12-3pm).
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Woodman Inn, Huddersfield
Set in the centre of a historic hamlet, this beautifully refurbished 18th century country inn offers superb food, a stunning setting for your photographs, impeccable service and unrivalled attention to every detail.
The Woodman Inn is fully licensed to hold civil ceremonies and, for your special day, you will have exclusive use of the intimate wedding venue, accommodation for your guests and a personal event manager who will work with you to ensure your day is absolutely perfect.
From dressing the room in your favourite shades to finding that special piece of music for your all-important first dance and adding all those little extras to make the experience magical, the team's attention to detail is second-to-none.
They are able to create your very own personalised wedding package and menu just for you. Designed in partnership with the venue's talented chefs, bespoke packages give you the freedom to choose the number of guests attending and a completely personalised menu.
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The Earl of Doncaster Hotel
A wedding at The Earl of Doncaster Hotel is designed to be the event of a lifetime. Retaining its art deco characteristics and timeless glamour, The Earl is renowned as one of Doncaster’s finest wedding and civil ceremony venues. The Ballroom, Ripon & Wetherby and Concorde Suites flourish with romantic perfection from intimate gatherings to romantic affairs.
The dedicated wedding co-ordinators will ensure that your dream day is everything you have anticipated and more while you fall in love all over again, creating memories that will last forever. You are promised a truly enchanting experience that offers an exquisite venue, exceptional catering and a flawless service to create a joyous, personalised celebration.
Best Western Plus Mosborough Hall Hotel, Sheffield
Set in six acres of tranquil countryside, Best Western Plus Mosborough Hall offers the most stunning weddings to couples. It boasts a 12th century manor house that has been sympathetically restored to retain many of its original features which ensures a blend of traditional and contemporary settings. The hotel is fully licensed for civil ceremonies, renewal of vows and civil partnerships and every wedding that takes place at the hotel has exclusive use of the property for the entire day. And couples can offer their guests a choice of rooms to stay over and fully enjoy Mosborough’s facilities. It caters for receptions of all sizes with a number of different rooms to choose from.
Each wedding is truly bespoke and designed with each bride and groom in mind, whether that be an intimate gathering or a large banquet in the main hall. The delicious menu created by its team of chefs includes a tantalising vegan choice. The wedding team at Best Western Mosborough Hall will offer assistance through every step of the whole wedding planning process to ensure the most perfect wedding day.
Double Tree by Hilton Sheffield Park
The Double Tree by Hilton Sheffield Park is a beautiful contemporary wedding setting with a range of different packages that includes civil wedding ceremonies through to large wedding receptions, designed to suit all couples.
Situated on the outskirts of Sheffield, the hotel boasts a number of different spacious rooms and suites for wedding parties of 20 to 350. The dedicated team of wedding co-ordinators help each couple plan their perfect wedding from start to finish. The hotel offers a bespoke approach to every single wedding and every couple can ensure their own personal touch is added to every detail. Couples can choose from an extensive menu choice which meets all dietary requirements including vegan dishes from around the world, drinks packages, table décor and much more.
Couples can also invite their guests to stay over in the modern accommodation with a wide range of rooms available including brand new deluxe bedrooms to accessible guest rooms. Its large free car park ensures there’s plenty of room for the wedding party and all of their guests.
Kenwood Hall Hotel, Sheffield
Wedding day dreams come true at Kenwood Hall Hotel. A luxurious four-star hotel surrounded by vast landscaped gardens and only one mile from the centre of Sheffield, it is one of the city’s leading wedding venues and provides a stunning backdrop for wedding photographs.
It can accommodate up to 150 guests for a wedding breakfast and up to 180 guests for an evening reception with a very special lake view. And the wedding couple and their guests can stay over in a choice of bedrooms. The in-house wedding co-ordinators have years of experience in organising weddings so take all the pressure out of the day for couples with their enviable ‘little black book of contacts’ from florists to children’s entertainers and more.
The team of experienced chefs have created a very special vegan menu and work with each couple to develop delicious menus that meet all budgets and dietary requirements. It has introduced a number of new wedding options for 2019 including the English Rose Wedding Package to the Platinum Wedding Package which gives the wedding couple exclusive use of the venue.
Whirlowbrook Hall, Sheffield
Whirlowbrook Hall is a stunning picture-perfect wedding venue located on the Sheffield border. It enjoys the most beautiful location, situated within in 39 acres of landscaped gardens which provide the most fabulous romantic background to wedding photography. Easily accessible with all forms of transport it’s the perfect place to hold a wedding.
It was originally a manor house built in 1906 and the Hall boasts many original features including ornate fireplaces and stunning woodwork. Each couple’s colour scheme and theme is easily catered for with the neutral décor. It is licensed to carry out civil ceremonies as well as wedding receptions for up to 60 day guests and 100 evening reception guests. The dedicated wedding team are on hand to help with all parts of the wedding planning process and they work closely with the team of dedicated chefs to provide a delicious menu including vegan options and suited to all dietary requirements.
Each couple has exclusive use of the venue for the whole of the wedding day and there’s the added benefit of a ‘getting ready’ room for the bridal party and ‘chill-out room’ for anyone to use. You can host the drinks reception on the terrace which overlooks the gardens and then the wedding reception is hosted in the main hall and adjoining bar.
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