Knockwood Bespoke Receptions
£1995 for Venue Hire
Up to 300
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Knockwood is a picturesque blank canvas meadow hire wedding reception venue based in Canterbury, Kent. We offer a relaxed, calm and inviting space to create your perfect day.
Pricing & Costs
Venue Hire Only
Prices Start At
All of our packages include everything listed below: 3 Day Venue Hire* Marquee or Tipi (depending on your package) Stocked and staffed ...
Features & Capacity
No. of Bedrooms
Sleeps No. of People
Usual Access Time
Usual Finish Time
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Outdoor Reception Space
Ceremony & Reception
Church Within Walking Distance
Food and Drink
External Catering Permitted
Asian Wedding Specialist
Jewish Wedding Specialist
Muslim Wedding Specialist
🌺 Outdoor Reception Venue in Canterbury, Kent 🌺 Knockwood Bespoke Receptions - Country Wedding and Events Venue is a family run, meadow reception venue just outside of Canterbury offering gorgeous views and a blank canvas to create your ideal reception. Knockwood offers a beautiful setting for your country wedding reception and you have the option to plan every detail from scratch. We are lucky enough to live on this beautiful smallholding and would like to share it with you, therefore our approach is personal and we hope you love it here as much as we do. We'll help you book your marquee or tipi and plan every detail. Prices start from £1,995 for 3 days venue hire, bar, accommodation and toilets. Please note that the marquee and tipi is in addition to the £1,995. All prices are clearly laid out in our brochure.
Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
Between 10 and 30
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Wedding: May 2018
Private Garden Party / Baby Shower
The Knockwood Team are just fab! We used just the front lawns to hold a baby shower. They went above and beyond and were so helpful. It's just a lovely place!
Fox and Braces
Wedding: May 2018
A thing of beauty
We are a DJ company that visit many wedding venues around the UK, and Knockwood Bespoke Receptions certainly stands out from the rest. A beautiful location run by incredi...
Wedding: March 2018
Relaxed countryside venue. Nothing too much trouble.
'Knockwood' is a really special place, perfect for relaxed countryside wedding celebrations. I wholeheartedly recommending them. The team are very helpful and proactive, ...
James & Becky
Wedding: October 2018
We recently attended Knockwood's open weekend. The owners were very welcoming and explained how the venue works. We're really looking forward to going back and booking it...
Richard & Karen
Wedding: May 2017
As the Mother & Father of the Bride, all we wanted was the best day for our Daughter and Son-in-Law. They wanted a DIY/Festival wedding which Knockwood suited perfectly. ...
Wedding: August 2018
Works Summer BBQ
We've used Knockwood to host our works summer family bbq for the last 3 years. They've always been so accommodating and we look forward to coming back year after year. Th...
26th May 2019
Knockwood Bespoke Receptions & Kent Marquees invites you to our Open Day. Sunday 26th May 11am - 4pm (no appointment required). Monday 27th May - By appointment only.
Preferred Supplier List
Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?
July 2016 - Had over 250 guests (& even more in the evening!). It was a stunning rustic country style filled with beautiful sun flowers and unconditional love.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
As our meadow is a blank canvas, an open mind full of ideas!
What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?
Attention to detail goes along way.
Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.
Unique, Fun, Desirable, Country, Creative
Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?
Under our gorgeous quirky oak tree.
Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?
Not yet ;-)
What’s your favourite canapé?
Chorizo and prawn skewers
What’s your favourite midnight treat?
What is your venue's most unique feature?
Uninterrupted country views.
What part of your business are you most proud of?
It's our home and we love it! It's in such a beautiful location in an area of ' Outstanding Natural Beauty'.