Set in a thousand acres of beautiful parkland, dotted with temples, lakes and fountains and just 15 miles outside of York, Castle Howard is unsurpassed as a wedding venue. The spectacular surroundings of one of England’s most romantic historic houses guarantee you the day of your dreams.
Their experienced wedding team pride themselves on the personal service they offer each of their couples, giving support and advice on all aspects of the day with an unwavering attention to detail.
The exclusive and secluded Temple of the Four Winds, an 18th century pavilion with views across woodland, hills and waterways offers the perfect space for an intimate summer celebration on the edge of their woodland garden. For larger ceremonies couples can exchange vows in the Great Hall, painted with frescos and decorated with carvings it is an awe-inspiring space with its 70ft dome rising majestically into the air.
The Long Gallery, which sweeps over 100 metres along the width of the house, is adorned with gilded chandeliers and Italian landscapes and is ideally suited for a celebration wedding banquet. Their chef will work with you to design the perfect menu to complement your day, sourcing fresh local ingredients.
Their Grecian Halls with views out onto the Boar Garden is the perfect space to enjoy a more informal dining experience or is ideally suited for your evening reception, with plenty of room to dance the night away.
Whether it’s a lavish celebration on a grand scale or an intimate reception for close family and friends, Castle Howard’s baroque interiors are the perfect backdrop for your special day, while their landscaped grounds and gardens provide endless opportunities to capture breathtakingly beautiful pictures and create wonderful memories that will last a lifetime.
Discover this hidden gem in the heart of Yorkshire and enjoy your perfect day.