The Holford Estate

Up to 100
5 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
A real hidden Cheshire gem, The Holford estate secluded idyllic setting, is steeped in history, alongside stunning formal gardens and a state of the art contemporary wedding Barn.
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
No. of Bedrooms
Sleeps No. of People
Bridal Suite
Standard Room
Usual Access Time
08:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 PM


Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
Marquee Permitted
On-Site Parking

Ceremony & Reception

Confetti Permitted
Outdoor Ceremony Available
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence

Food and Drink

Alcohol Licence
Asian Catering
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
Halal Catering
In-house Catering
In-House Wine List
Kosher Catering

Cultural Specialists

Same sex
Full Description
In essence this venue provides unparalleled exclusivity, with well established gardens for your outside ceremony, or get married in style inside our purposely designed Barn. Dine inside or out with our, design your own menu, creative modern cuisine, a fully stocked cocktail bar provides the theatre for your evening drinks. The venue has a in-house sound system, is underfloor heated and loves to offer a truly memorable experience!

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Frances
As the very lucky owner of The Holford Estate, i would be proud to share it with you. My family run team of experts, are passionate and driven to provide excellent quality service for you and your guests making your Holford wedding a truly magical event.


No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Stuart and Maria
Married in August 2019
March 2020
Wonderful venue, just perfect
The Holford Estate team are fantastic! Great ideas, they made the whole wedding planning experience so enjoyable. It was the perfect day, perfect venue!
Kim and Paul
Married in December 2018
April 2019
you made our dream day
Thank you all for making our dream day come true!
Sarah and Mike Event lighting
Wedding: October 2018
April 2019
40th Birthday party
Thank you for hosting Sarah's birthday party, we knew it would be brilliant.
Cat and Dave
Married in September 2018
April 2019
Magazine worthy photographs
What can we say, everything from our magazine worthy photo's, our beautiful garden ceremony, wonderful food into a really great party it was the day of our dreams!!!
Heather and Adam
Married in August 2018
April 2019
From our first meeting we knew The Holford Estate was perfect
Thank you all so much for everything you did for our wedding, we knew you would make our day so special. This was really the most amazing day of our lives and every one we spoke to after commented on how brilliant the venue was and The Holford Estate will always have a special place in our hearts.
Amy and Mark
Wedding: June 2018
April 2019
How beautiful The Holford Estate is
Thank you for your dedication, patience, kindness and hard work. Our guests were truly amazed at how beautiful the venue is and what a real secret gem it is, thank you it was amazing.
Location & Contact Details


Knutsford, Cheshire, England

Travel Notes

Google maps

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction

M6 junction 19

Nearest Train Station


Nearest Airport

Press & Awards

Press & Awards (2)

Accreditations / Associations (2)

Industry Awards (2)


Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

A couple of truly hardworking doctors who still found time to style their own Holford wedding

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Don't stress about the weather

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

Dave the British Bulldog ring bearer

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Historic, Romantic, Private, exclusive, Unique

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

there are too many to count

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?


What’s your favourite canapé?


What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Burgers and Sliders

What is your venue's most unique feature?

water filled Moat with an ancient stone bridge

What part of your business are you most proud of?

My team