What time does the bar stay open until?
Your private bar can remain open until midnight.
What time can we play music until?
All music must finish at midnight.
Can we bring our own caterer?
We do not permit other caterers to be brought into the hotel.
Can we bring our own wine?
Yes but corkage fees will apply.
What colour is your linen?
All our linen is white. You are welcome to hire in your own coloured linen should you prefer.
Are candles permitted?
Yes they are. We also have wrought iron candelabra available to hire. Table candelabra are £25 each and the two floor standing candelabra are £50 each. Alternatively you can supply tea lights in glass holders, which we are happy to put out.
Are fairy lights permitted?
Yes they are. When putting them up please ensure that nails are not driven into our extremely old and delicate wooden beams. Alternatively contact one of our trusted suppliers who can take care of this for you.
Is confetti permitted?
Biodegradable confetti or rose petals are permitted either in your ceremony room or on the terraces, Confetti is not permitted in the Painted Hall courtyard or at the front of the hotel (as it is impossible to remove from these areas!)
Are fireworks or Chinese lanterns permitted?
Fireworks are only permitted on or around the 5th November as too many local residents objected to the number of displays taking place at the hotel. Chinese lanterns are not permitted as they can get caught in the trees in the hotel grounds. We do not permit floating candles in the moat.
How many parking spaces do you have?
Do you have landing permission should we wish to arrive or depart by helicopter?
Yes. Please ask for the co-ordinates.
Do you allow bands to perform?
You are welcome to organise a DJ from our trusted supplier list to play in the Tithe Barn. Should you wish to have a band perform this can only take place in the Orangery. Your coordinator will be able to confirm the exact location within these areas.
Is there disabled or wheelchair access to the hotel?
Both the Tithe Barn and Orangery are accessible to wheelchairs. There is also a disabled toilet that is accessible to both the Tithe Barn and Orangery.
Do you offer reduced rates for my guests to stay at the hotel?
We offer a complimentary bridal suite and small changing room. Discounted accommodation rates are offered and the precise number offered and their rate will depend on the time of year and day of the week. Any accommodation requests can be discussed with our Reservations Manager.
What are your check in/ check out times?
Bedrooms are available from 3pm and we ask that all rooms are vacated by 11am. We also provide on a complimentary basis one small changing room from 12 noon until 10pm on the day of your wedding.
Are pets permitted at the hotel?
We only permit assistance dogs at the hotel.
Can we use our own Cake or Cheesecake for dessert?
Yes, although a supplement applies.
How many guests can be seated at the top table and on a round table?
A maximum of 10 guests can be seated on both a long top table in front of the fireplace or one of our round tables.
Do we need to provide our own dancefloor?
The Tithe Barn and Orangery both have flooring suitable for dancing. Should you wish to have an alternative to this it can be arranged at a charge through our trusted suppliers.