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Venue Fact File: The Garden Pavilion at Thursford

12 Jul 2016

Situated close to the beautiful North Norfolk Coast, The Garden Pavilion at Thursford offers a charming and enchanting wedding venue

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Focused on a stunning all-white central marquee, The Garden Pavilion at Thursford is fully equipped for civil ceremonies and wedding receptions.


The Garden Pavilion is set in the picturesque village of Thursford, Norfolk. The venue lies just one mile off the A418 and halfway between Fakenham and Holt. Panoramic views of the gardens and neighbouring coastline can be enjoyed from The Garden Pavilion which prides itself on the tranquillity and exclusivity it provides.




Accommodating up to 200 guests, The Garden Pavilion is spacious and airy. The events space houses a purpose built dancefloor and top of the range sound system to deliver a celebration like no other. The team can even suggest local musicians, DJs and performers to meet your entertainment needs.

Landscaped gardens present immaculate lawns and flowering borders, perfect for your drinks reception, al fresco dining or photo opportunities for guests. An outdoor play area will entertain little ones, while a traditional cottage-style garden offers the ideal environment in which to relax.

The Garden Pavilion also hosts a museum that houses a vintage gondola and carousel. These attractions can be enjoyed by wedding guests while they are presented their arrival drinks and canapés. The venue also offers an ice-cream parlour, which serves delicious Italian gelato in a range of flavours; ice-cream packages can be arranged.




A team of passionate professionals awaits you at The Garden Pavilion in Thursford. Tending to your every need, the affable and attentive staff can make every wedding wish come true. Couples can even incorporate a gondola trip or carousel ride in Thursford in to the day’s proceedings with the help of the dedicated team, who deliver every special touch with meticulous flair. A hand-picked selection of local photographers, florists and various entertainment extras also come recommended by the venue.




Working alongside local caterers as well as The Garden Pavilion’s in-house catering team, the venue can tailor-make your wedding menu to suit each individual request – from a seven-course banquet, to a fuss-free buffet. The catering manager and dedicated wedding advisors are even on hand to ensure budget and dietary requirements are met with both professionalism and precision. All menus come complemented with a wide choice of wines, champagne and reception drinks, tailored to your wedding package. Wedding parties can even enjoy afternoon tea as part of the big day.




Newlyweds and their guests can enjoy the hospitality of many surrounding hotels and B&Bs, located a short distance from The Garden Pavilion. Thursford offers the perfect place in which to take a break, delivering country walks and sandy beaches to keep you entertained.

The Garden Pavilion team possess extensive knowledge on the local accommodation providers and will be able to advise couples on what suits their needs best.



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