The Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County is Durham’s original royal residence and is licensed for civil ceremonies. Be part of this royal history by holding your wedding in this charming wedding venue which dates back to 1630 and became a hotel as far back as 1815. The hotel is a truly unique historical venue
The carved oak staircase, a favourite photographic backdrop for many couples on their wedding day, is even older than the building in which it is housed. It was originally housed in Loch Leven Castle dating back to the time of Mary Queen of Scots.
The delightful Champagne Terrace sits alongside the beautifully appointed historic hotel and adds a modern touch to a building so steeped in tradition.
The Royal County’s wedding team are refreshingly efficient and will welcome every opportunity to make your day memorable.. They look forward to writing both yours and their next chapters in this historical story.