Bridal suites is the subject of #WeddingWednesdays with Historic Houses.
Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life. So with this in mind, Hever Castle is proud to offer a selection of award-winning Kent wedding spaces as well as some fantastic wedding packages.
Whether it’s the stately grandeur of the Castle itself, the classic, country house atmosphere of the Astor Wing or the stunning lakeside location of the Italian Garden, Hever Castle offers a Kent wedding venue to suit all your wedding day dreams.
Always dreamt of a country wedding? The Astor Wing is a charming Edwardian wing of Hever Castle, designed in Tudor style, commissioned by former owner William Waldorf Astor in 1903.
Craftsman used original Tudor tools in order to retain the authenticity of the Tudor era. The result is a series of beautiful Tudor style buildings joined to Hever Castle, offering magnificent oak panelling, ornate fireplaces, antique furnishings and an eclectic art collection.
Today, the Astor Wing offers an ‘Exclusive Use’ venue in one of the most historic and beautiful settings in England.
Couples getting married in the Astor Wing can choose from the stunning collection of bedrooms, all of which have been awarded a 5* gold grading, however, the most popular choice seems to be Tulip bedroom.
Tulip bedroom is a beautifully romantic, spacious Tudor-inspired panelled bedroom, with leaded windows looking out onto the private Tudor lawn, allowing for an abundance of natural daylight. There’s a chaise longue, antique furnishings, a period fireplace and an original Edwardian bath. It is blissfully peaceful and very private.
Couples are offered an early check in to the bridal suite, giving them plenty of time to get ready.
Light snacks and bubbles can be ordered to the room to celebrate the occasion.
The name of this room even signifies everything that a marriage should represent, the most known meaning of a tulip is perfect, unconditional, deep and lasting love.
For more information about the different weddings on offer at Hever Castle download the wedding brochure.
In light of the current climate, the Intimate Wedding Packages that were introduced in 2020 have proved incredibly popular and remain available until the end of May 2021.