Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?
It is impossible to name the best as they are all wonderful in their own way. It's lovely to see each couple bring their own style to the venue and make it unique for their big day.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Think of what makes you happy for the day. So many couples worry about what their guests will like but ultimately they will be happy to join you for your special day, however you want it to be.
What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?
The table names are always great and usually reflect the personalities of the couple, from favourite pubs to Bond films!
Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.
Beautiful, elegant, grand, exclusive and homely.
Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?
There are so many that it is impossible to name one. Personal favourites, however, are the abbey from the swan lake and the ice house.
Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?
The function rooms hosted royalty in 1871 including the Prince and Princess of Wales, the Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh and Benjamin Disraeli.
What’s your favourite canapé?
Tail of king prawn tempura with sweet and sour sauce
What’s your favourite midnight treat?
Sparklers on the sweeping front steps for the wedding couple send off.
What is your venue's most unique feature?
The history of the venue means it is inherently full of unique features to discover.
What part of your business are you most proud of?
The staff, who offer a consistently caring, kind and unquestionably professional service.